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‘Detachment’ DVD Review: A Bold Statement on America’s School System

‘Detachment’ DVD Review: A Bold Statement on America’s School System

Jess September 24, 2012 0

Director: Tony Kaye Writer:  Carl Lund Producer(s): Greg Shapiro, Carl Lund, Bingo Gubelmann, Austin Stark, Benji Kohn, Chris Papavasilio Original Music: The Newton Brothers Actor(s): Adrien Brody, Christina Hendricks, Marcia Gay Harden, James Caan,

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‘Hesher’ DVD Review: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Gets Down ‘n Dirty

‘Hesher’ DVD Review: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Gets Down ‘n Dirty

katieholland September 21, 2012 1

Director: Spencer Susser Producers: Lucy Cooper, Natalie Portman, Spencer Susser Actors: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Devin Brochu, Natalie Portman, Rainn Wilson Writers: Spencer Susser, David Michod Cinematographer: Morgan Susser Editor: Michael McCusker, Spencer Susser Music: Francois

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‘The Avengers’ Blu-ray/DVD Review Pt. 1 – Comparing Store Exclusives

‘The Avengers’ Blu-ray/DVD Review Pt. 1 – Comparing Store Exclusives

Stephen Branson September 20, 2012 0

e’re less than a week away from the release of this summer’s biggest blockbuster, Marvel‘s The Avengers, on Blu-ray and DVD. If for some wild reason you still haven’t seen The Avengers, (and there

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‘Resident Evil: Retribution’ Review – Jovovich Delivers Despite a Lifeless Script

‘Resident Evil: Retribution’ Review – Jovovich Delivers Despite a Lifeless Script

katieholland September 18, 2012 0

Director: Paul W.S. Anderson Producers: Paul W.S. Anderson, Jeremy Bolt, Don Carmody Actors: Milla Jovovich, Sienna Guillory, Michelle Rodriguez Writer: Paul W.S. Anderson Editing: Niven Howie Cinematography: Glen MacPherson       roject Alice

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‘High School’ DVD Review – An All Too Familiar Date With Mary Jane

‘High School’ DVD Review – An All Too Familiar Date With Mary Jane

johnvalle September 17, 2012 0

Director: John Stalberg Producers: Arcadiy Golubovich, Raymond Markovich, Olga Mirimskaya, Stephen Susco, John Stalberg Jr. Writers: Erik Linthorst, John Stalberg, Stephen Susco Cast: Matt Bush, Sean Marquette, Adrien Brody, Collin Hanks, Adhir Kalyan Cinematographer:

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‘Goats’ DVD Review: A Great Cast with No Place to Go

‘Goats’ DVD Review: A Great Cast with No Place to Go

Jess September 14, 2012 0

Director: Christopher Neil Writer:  Mark Poirier  Producer(s): Christopher Neil, Eric Kopeloff, Shannon Lail, Daniela Taplin Lundberg  Actor(s): David Duchovny, Graham Phillips, Keri Russell, Vera Farmiga, Ty Burrell Original Music: Woody Jackson & Jason Schwartzman

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‘What to Expect When You’re Expecting’ DVD Review: One Fat Cast

‘What to Expect When You’re Expecting’ DVD Review: One Fat Cast

Michele September 13, 2012 1

What to Expect When You’re Expecting Director: Kirk Jones Writers: Shauna Cross, Heather Hach, and Heidi Murkoff Cast: Cameron Diaz, Matthew Morrison, Jennifer Lopez, Rodrigo Santoro, Anna Kendrick, Chace Crawford, Elizabeth Banks, Ben Falcone,

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DVD Review: ‘Safe’ is Not Sorry

DVD Review: ‘Safe’ is Not Sorry

Michele September 12, 2012 0

Safe Director: Boaz Yakin Writer: Boaz Yakin Cast: Jason Statham, Catherine Chan, Robert John Burke, James Hong, Reggie Lee, Chris Sarandon, Anson Mount Cinematography: Stefan Czapsky Original Music: Mark Mothersbaugh hen you hear that

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‘The Words’ Movie Review: Thought-Provoking but Unsatisfying

‘The Words’ Movie Review: Thought-Provoking but Unsatisfying

Jess September 10, 2012 0

Director(s): Brian Klugman & Lee Sternthal Writer(s):  Brian Klugman & Lee Sternthal Producer(s): Michael Benaroya, Cassan Elwes, Tatiana Kelly, Laura Rister, Jim Young Actor(s): Bradley Cooper, Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana, Jeremy Irons, Ben Barnes, Dennis

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Review:  ‘The Possession’ — More Than a Scary Movie

Review: ‘The Possession’ — More Than a Scary Movie

Sarah Jakubowski September 4, 2012 0

Director:  Ole Bornedal Producers:  Sam Raimi, Robert Tapert, J.R. Young Writers:  Juliet Snowden, Stiles White Actors:  Natasha Calis, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Madison Davenport, Kyra Sedgwick, Grant Show, Matisyahu Music:  Anton Sanko oing into the

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DVD Review: ‘The Lucky One’

DVD Review: ‘The Lucky One’

katieholland September 3, 2012 0

Director: Scott Hicks Producer: Denise Dinovi, and Kevin McCormick Writers: Nicholas Sparks (Book) and Will Fetters Actors: Zac Efron, Taylor Schilling, and Blythe Danning Cinematography: Alar Kivilo Editing: Scott Gray know what you’re thinking,

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‘Battleship’ DVD Review: Not a Good Hit

‘Battleship’ DVD Review: Not a Good Hit

Michele August 30, 2012 4

Battleship Director: Peter Berg Writers: Jon Hoeber and Erich Hoeber Cast: Taylor Kitsch, Alexander Skarsgård, Rihanna, Brooklyn Decker, Tadanobu Asano, Liam Neeson, and Jesse Plemons Cinematography: Tobias A. Schliessler Music by: Steve Jablonsky f

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‘Hit and Run’ Movie Review: A Disappointing Miss

‘Hit and Run’ Movie Review: A Disappointing Miss

Stephen Branson August 29, 2012 2

Director: Dax Shepard Writers: David Palmer and Dax Shepard Producers: Andrew Panay, Nate Tuck, Kim Waltrip, Jim Casey, and Dax Shepard Actors: Dax Shepard, Kristen Bell, Michael Rosenbaum, Bradley Cooper, Tom Arnold, and Kristin

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‘The Raid: Redemption’ DVD Review – A Must-See Kung Fu Film

‘The Raid: Redemption’ DVD Review – A Must-See Kung Fu Film

katieholland August 27, 2012 1

Director: Gareth Evans Producer: Gareth Evans, and Ario Sagantoro Writer: Gareth Evans Actors: Iko Uwais, Ananda George, Yayan Ruhian, Pierre Gruno, and Ray Sahetapy Cinematography: Matt Flannery Editing: Gareth Evans his movie is S.W.A.T. meets

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‘Premium Rush’ Review: Not Even Gordon-Levitt Can Save This Dull Ride

‘Premium Rush’ Review: Not Even Gordon-Levitt Can Save This Dull Ride

Jess August 26, 2012 0

Director: David Koepp Writer(s): David Koepp, John Kamps Producer: Gavin Polone Actor(s): Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Shannon, Dania Ramirez Music: David Sardy Cinematographer: Mitchell Amundsen Editor(s): Derek Ambrosi, Jill Savitt   remium Rush gives audiences

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‘Bernie’ DVD Review: Jack Black’s Best Performance Yet

‘Bernie’ DVD Review: Jack Black’s Best Performance Yet

Stephen Branson August 25, 2012 1

                              Director: Richard Linklater Producers: Michael Bassick, William T. Conway, Donald Fox, Jack Gilardi Jr. Writers: Skip Hollandsworth, Richard Linklater

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‘ParaNorman’ Movie Review: One of the Year’s Best Animated Films

‘ParaNorman’ Movie Review: One of the Year’s Best Animated Films

johnvalle August 22, 2012 0

Director(s): Chris Butler, Same Fell Producer(s): Travis Knight, Arianne Sutner Writer: Chris Butler Actors: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Tucker Albrizzi, Anna Kendrick, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Casey Affleck, Elaine Stritch, John Goodman, Costume Designer: Deborah Cook Cinematographer: Tristan

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Movie Review: ‘The Expendables 2′ Packs a Lot of Punch!

Movie Review: ‘The Expendables 2′ Packs a Lot of Punch!

katieholland August 21, 2012 1

Director: Simon West Producer(s): Trevor Short, Boaz Davidson, and Writer(s): Sylvester Stallone, and Richard Wenk Actors:  Sylvester Stallone, Bruce Willis, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Chuck Norris, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Terry Crews, Randy Couture, and Liam Hemsworth,

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‘The Hunger Games’ DVD Features Pt. 2 – Fun Features for Hunger Games Fans

‘The Hunger Games’ DVD Features Pt. 2 – Fun Features for Hunger Games Fans

Stephen Branson August 21, 2012 0

f you’re a fan of Lionsgate’s The Hunger Games, you probably know by now that there are several different versions of the Blu-ray and DVD available to purchase. If you want to read a

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‘The Odd Life of Timothy Green’ Movie Review: Sweet Without Being Sappy

‘The Odd Life of Timothy Green’ Movie Review: Sweet Without Being Sappy

Sarah Jakubowski August 20, 2012 2

Director: Peter Hedges Writer(s): Peter Hedges (Screenplay), Ahmet Zappa (Story) Producer(s): Scott Sanders, Ahmet Zappa, Jim Whitaker, Mara Jacobs Actor(s): Jennifer Garner, Joel Edgerton, CJ Adams, Odeya Rush Music: Geoff Zanellia Cinematographer: John Toll

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