Monday Movie Report: American Film Institute To Give Lifetime Achievement Award To Diane Keaton

Actress Diane Keaton has been selected by the American Film Institute to win its lifetime achievement award. According to Variety, Keaton will be accepting the award at an event in Los Angeles on June 8 and will be the 45th recipient. Other recent recipients have included John Williams in 2016, Steve Martin in 2015 and…
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REVIEW: A Wonderful Sequel, ‘Guardians 2’ Kicks Off Summer The Right Way

For a few years, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” had been the best sequel in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. That movie got some competition this weekend, though, with the release of “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.” The film picks up with the titular crew of hero mercenaries, including Peter (Chris Pratt), Gamora (Zoe Saldana),…
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REVIEW: ‘The Circle’ Is A Directionless Waste Of Talented Performers

It’s always surprising and disappointing seeing a film squander a plethora of talent in its cast. “The Circle” is one of those types of movies. The picture centers on a young woman named Mae (Emma Watson) who gets a job at the world’s leading computer technology/social networking company, the Circle. Headed by a pair by…
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Monday Movie Report: Tribeca Film Festival Reunites Casts Of Classic Films

The Tribeca Film Festival brought together many legendary actors recently, including the casts from the “Godfather” films and “Reservoir Dogs.” In the former’s case, the festival brought together Director Francis Ford Coppola with Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, Talia Shire and Robert De Niro. During their time in a panel, Coppola discussed making the…
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REVIEW: There’s Nothing Memorable About ‘Unforgettable’

This movie’s Internet Movie Database page says that it’s a thriller, but as it was screening, “Unforgettable” seemed to be more of a comedy. The film follows the character Julia (Rosario Dawson), who’s moving from San Francisco to a smaller community to live with her fiancé David (Geoff Stults) and his daughter. While it takes…
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