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The 10 Best Films of 2017 (JimmyO)

Another year has come to an end, and that means it’s time to look back at a mostly impressive selection of features. Sure there were a number of disappointments, but there were more than a few pleasant surprises. Patty Jenkins gave us a Wonder-ful superhero origin story. Andy Muschietti gave life to a terrifying clown haunting the children of Derry, Maine. And let us not...
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12.29.2017
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Review: The Post

PLOT: The Washington Post publisher Katherine Graham ( Meryl Streep ) and executive editor Ben Bradlee ( Tom Hanks ) do battle with the Nixon White House when they opt to publish “The Pentagon Papers”, a damning, leaked history of the United States’ involvement in the Vietnam War. REVIEW: THE POST comes along at an ideal moment. In a time when many citizens...
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12.06.2017
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National Board of Review crowns Spielberg's The Post as best film of 2017

Early reactions to Steven Spielberg 's THE POST, which chronicles the story of the journalists who published the leaked documents of the Pentagon Papers regarding the involvement of the United States government during the Vietnam War, have been quite positive , with many saying that the film will likely be a major Oscar contender, but the upcoming film has already snagged its...
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11.28.2017
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Early The Post reactions hail movie as surefire Oscar powerhouse

In case you forgot, Steven Spielberg has a new movie coming out this month, and it stars Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks and tells a story about the importance of the First Amendment at a time when it seems like it’s facing its greatest threat. That’s a gold-plated sentence if there ever was one, but like always we must wait to hear what people have to say about it before...
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11.28.2017
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Rashida Jones clarifies her reason for stepping away from Toy Story 4

PARKS AND RECREATION alum Rashida Jones has recently come forward to clarify the reason for her exit from Pixar's TOY STORY 4 in the wake of John Lasseter, the animation studio’s chief creative officer, taking a formal leave of absence due to unspecified “missteps.” The update from Jones comes after her writing partner, Will...
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11.22.2017
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Hanks & Streep take on the government in first The Post trailer

The holiday season is so much more magical when Steven Spielberg is involved, and this year his gift to us is the Tom Hanks / Meryl Streep drama THE POST. We got our first look at the cast a few days ago, and like Paul Revere is meant a trailer was coming, and now you can watch the Spielbergian greatness above. The movie focuses on the true story of Washington Post editor Ben...
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11.08.2017
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First image from Spielberg's The Post shows Hanks & Streep in the newsroom

Steven Spielberg has been a fixture at the Oscars ever since JAWS earned a surprise nomination for Best Picture over 40 years ago, and his movies have been making waves there ever since. He will most likely have a strong presence there once again this year as he was able to crank out his latest drama, THE POST, just in time to qualify for awards. We hadn’t seen so much as a pic...
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11.01.2017
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Hanks to team with Zemeckis & Game of Thrones director for sci-fi film Bios

Tom Hanks is easily the most beloved man on earth, so who better than him to be in a movie where his character teaches a robot all about the human experience, including how to love? That’s what the people behind the movie BIOS felt, and have cast Hanks in the post-apocalyptic drama, which is set to be produced by his FOREST GUMP and CAST AWAY director, Robert Zemeckis ....
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10.27.2017
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David S. Pumpkins stars in his own animated special!

Expanding SNL characters past their initial 5-10 minute lifespans is always a risky endeavor. Some of these characters prove particularly malleable and successful in a longer format - such as BLUES BROTHERS and WAYNE'S WORLD - while most are awful trainwrecks like IT'S PAT! and LADIES MAN. So I'm iffy about expanding the David S. Pumpkins sketch any longer than it already...
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10.26.2017
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SNL writer reveals what the "S" stands for in the name David S. Pumpkins!

It's been a long time since SNL had a character with massive crossover appeal, like your Pats, your Wayne Campbells, and your two dudes who assault women at clubs. But it seems David S. Pumpkins - portrayed by Tom Hanks a year ago on the show - has that appeal. In fact, they're going to be premiering an animated TV special based on him! According to SNL writer Mikey Day, the...
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10.24.2017
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SNL's David S. Pumpkins to get animated Halloween Special with Tom Hanks

Saturday Night Live sure has had its fair share of spin-off projects as they've created a welath of quirky characters throughout the variety show's historic run. Today, it's been announced that David S. Pumpkins – the offbeat  Tom Hanks  character that became all the internet rage last year – is returning to NBC for a...
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09.28.2017
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Tom Hanks to star in remake of A Man Called Ove

Tom Hanks is one of the biggest, most likable movie stars the world has ever known, so when you’re taking a beloved Swedish movie and remaking as a big Hollywood production it helps to have a man like him in the starring role. That’s the plan with the upcoming remake of A MAN CALLED OVE, which has just cast Hanks in the lead role. Hanks will star in and produce the...
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09.22.2017
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