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Review: A Ghost Story

A GHOST STORY was previously reviewed as part of our Sundance 2017 coverage. PLOT: The spirit of a deceased man ( Casey Affleck ) haunts the home he lived-in with his beloved wife ( Rooney Mara ). REVIEW: One of the Sundance Film Festival’s most unique categories is the “Next” section. Meant to spotlight daring narratives, it usually focuses on...
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Review: The Discovery starring Jason Segel & Rooney Mara

THE DISCOVERY was previously reviewed as part of our 2017 Sundance coverage.  PLOT: A scientist ( Robert Redford ) is able to prove the existence of the afterlife, a discovery that leads to millions of suicides all over the globe. Years later, his son ( Jason Segel ) returns home with a mysterious woman ( Rooney Mara ), and both find themselves drawn into his...
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First A Ghost Story trailer is haunting & transcendent

With Cinema Con going on we’ll be getting some new trailers, features and goodies about Hollywood’s biggest upcoming projects. The event is taking place at Caesar’s Palace in Vegas, for god sakes! But there are lots of smaller films coming our way too…much smaller films. One of those films that should definitely be on your radar is David Lowe ry’s...
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Review: Song To Song

PLOT : This is an exploration of two romantic triangles set inside the Austin, Texas music scene. REVIEW : Terrence Malick has the uncanny ability to create some of the most stunning images in cinema today. It’s always the imagery and the strange dreamlike state that his characters seem to exist in that fascinate many viewers. When it came to SONG TO SONG, I was looking...
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Rooney Mara does melodrama in Jim Sheridan's The Secret Scripture trailer

Based on the novel of the same name, THE SECRET SCRIPTURE follows a one-hundred-year-old woman, Roseanne McNulty, who now resides in the Roscommon Regional Mental Hospital. Having been a patient for some fifty years or more, Roseanne decides to write an autobiography that chronicles the religious and political upheavals in Ireland in the 1920s and '30s. Director Jim Sheridan...
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Fede Alvarez addresses why Girl in the Spider's Web must have a new cast

On Monday we got word that plans for THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER’S WEB with Fede Alvarez attached to direct would be moving forward for an October 2018 release. Though this pleased the fancies of admirers of the books and/or movies, this news came with a punch in the arm in the form of word that all of the cast from David Fincher ’s GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO would...
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo sequel to spin its web in October 2018

Wow! According to BoxOfficeMojo , David Fincher 's THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO (2011) managed to snare a worldwide total of $232.6 million in ticket sales before exiting theaters. No wonder Sony is looking to spin another web of money and entertainment out of the planned release of THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER'S WEB, a sequel based off of the crime drama from...
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Natalie Portman & Rooney Mara look cool as hell in new Song to Song images

SONG TO SONG sees the enticing pairing of Ryan Gosling , Michael Fassbender , Rooney Mara and Natalie Portman in a film about music, love, mosh-pitting, smelly concert venues and more love. Terrence Malick hasn’t seen as much love since his 2011 film TREE OF LIFE, but the inclusion of this young cast of actors at the top of their game in a movie about the music...
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Ryan Gosling & Natalie Portman rock out in this trailer for Song to Song

I don't know about you, but I love me a good film centered around the trials and turbulence of the music industry. Two of my favorite films of the genre are Tom Hanks ' THAT THING YOU DO, and of course, Cameron Crowe 's ALMOST FAMOUS. I get really into this stuff; the in-fighting, the conflicts of creative genius, and oh the hangovers. It's a world that I might have...
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The afterlife has been scientifically proven in The Discovery trailer

One year after the existence of the afterlife is scientifically verified, millions around the world have ended their own lives in order to “get there”. In the wake of this scientific breakthrough, a man and a woman fall in love while coming to terms with their own tragic pasts and the true nature of the afterlife. As much as I love the concept for this film,...
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The UnPopular Opinion: Pan

THE UNPOPULAR OPINION is an ongoing column featuring different takes on films that either the writer HATED, but that the majority of film fans LOVED, or that the writer LOVED, but that most others LOATHED. We're hoping this column will promote constructive and geek fueled discussion. Enjoy! ****SOME SPOILERS ENSUE**** There are certain formulas that are prevalent in...
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Fede Alvarez eyed to direct Girl With the Dragon Tattoo sequel at Sony

Five years have gone by since the American THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO came out, introducing the character of Lisbeth Salander to the mainstream, movie-going public. The movie won critical acclaim and received several Oscar nominations, including Best Actress for Rooney Mara ’s superb work as Salander (and winning Best Film Editing). Since then we’ve been wondering if...
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