REVIEW: ‘Gods Of Egypt’ Is 2016’s First Disaster At The Cinema

I’m not sure where it all went wrong, but the career of Director Alex Proyas has crashed. It’s really a shame, because in 1994 Proyas directed one of my favorites “The Crow” and 10 years later helmed a solid sci-fi film in “I, Robot.” But then in 2009, Proyas directed the mess that was “Knowing”…
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REVIEW: Triple 9 Squanders Talented Cast With Disastrous Story

The cast of “Triple 9” includes Oscar winner Kate Winslet, Academy Award nominees Chiwetel Ejiofor, Casey Affleck and Woodey Harrelson, Golden Globe Nominee Aaron Paul and Independent Spirit Award nominee Anthony Mackie. Simply put, this film was loaded with talent, and unfortunately it squanders it. The film follows a group of criminals who also happen…
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Monday Movie Report: ‘Spotlight’ Wins Top Prize, Stallone Upset By Rylance

At the end of the ceremony it was “Spotlight” left standing in a stacked Best Picture category. Beating out Producers Guild Award winner “The Big Short” and Directors Guild Award winner “The Revenant,” “Spotlight” took Best Picture as its second victory of the night, the first being Best Original Screenplay. Likely the biggest story from…
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REVIEW: While Not Perfect, ‘Eddie The Eagle’ Still Pulls Off The Landing

“Eddie the Eagle” is the latest film that captures the Olympics and the second one that tells an underdog story at the 1988 games, with the other being “Cool Running.” The film’s first half hour follows the titular┬ácharacter, Eddie Edwards (Taron Egerton), through childhood. Edwards is completely obsessed with going to the Olympics and much…
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Monday Movie Report: ‘Mad Max’ Picks Up Makeup Wins, ‘Deadpool’ Dominates Box Office

“Mad Max: Fury Road” earned itself some technical hardware Saturday night at the Makeup Artists and Hairstylists Guild awards ceremony. According to Variety, the action/thriller picked up wins in the categories Best Period And/Or Character Makeup as well as Best Special Makeup Effects. The recognition from the guild solidified “Fury Road” as a front runner…
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