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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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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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William Friedkin looking to develop a Killer Joe TV series

It wasn't always the easiest film to watch, but William Friedkin 's KILLER JOE certainly helped to steer Matthew McConaughey away from the rom-com genre which he seemed stuck in at the time, and towards projects like True Detective, THE WOLF OF WALL STREET, and DALLAS BUYERS CLUB. KILLER JOE starred Emile Hirsch , Juno Temple , Gina Gershon , Thomas Haden Church , and...
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10.24.2017
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Review: Wiener-Dog

PLOT : An adorable dachshund goes from owner to owner. On her journey, she finds that each family she encounters is dealing with their complicated lives impacted by their new pet. REVIEW : If you are walking into a Todd Solondz movie, don’t expect to have a ton of sweet-natured and heartfelt movie moments. Ever since WELCOME TO THE DOLLHOUSE, the indie filmmaker...
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06.22.2016
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The Best Movie You Never Saw: Bug

Welcome to The Best Movie You NEVER Saw, a column dedicated to examining films that have flown under the radar or gained traction throughout the years, earning them a place as a cult classic or underrated gem that was either before it’s time and/or has aged like a fine wine. This week, we’ll be looking at BUG. Unless the bugs are looking at us... l istening to...
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07.17.2015
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Colin Hanks, Johnny Knoxville, Alex Pettyfer & others join Elvis & Nixon

A bunch of actors have been added to the cast for Liza Johnson 's ELVIS & NIXON . THR has learned Colin Hanks , Johnny Knoxville , Alex Pettyfer (MAGIC MIKE), Tracy Letts ( Homeland ) and Sky Ferreira (THE GREEN INFERNO) have joined the film, and they'll star alongside Kevin Spacey (as Richard Nixon), Michael Shannon (as Elvis Presley) and Evan...
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01.19.2015
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The Good, The Bad and the Badass: Meryl Streep

Last week we took a look at the incredible career of master director Martin Scorsese , easily one of the greatest filmmakers that's ever lived. This week's subject is another icon whose career in front of the camera has spanned over thirty-six years and resulted in a whole slew of award wins. Meryl Streep When it comes to listing the most consistent and...
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12.30.2013
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Review: August: Osage County

PLOT: After their family patriarch goes missing, the estranged Weston family reunites at the home of matriarch Violet ( Meryl Streep )- a cantankerous woman with an acid tongue. Her daughters, Barbara ( Julia Roberts ), Karen ( Juliette Lewis ) and Ivy ( Julianne Nicholson ) all return home with their significant others, for a reunion chalk-full of painful revelations. REVIEW:...
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12.26.2013
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