Fireside Chat with Daddy’s Home 2 – Linda Cardellini

Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell are at it again and this time they have thrown their Dads (played by Mel Gibson and John Lithgow) into the mix.  Sequel to the 2015 smash Dusty (Mark Wahlberg) and Brad (Will Ferrell) are on a mission to give their kids the experience of the perfect Christmas when their…

Dame Judi Dench is Spectacular in VICTORIA AND ABDUL

Ali Fazal is spectacularly reminiscent of a young Omar Sharif from ” Funny Girl.”  His charisma and chemistry with Dench is undeniable, simply making them an onscreen duo for the ages.

Emma and Steve Slay as Billie Jean and Bobby Riggs in THE BATTLE OF THE SEXES

With the recent US Tennis Open win of Sloan Stephens and the Ava Duvernay doc Venus VS, one can’t help but wonder if any of this would be possible without tennis legend Billie Jean King.  The fact that women  and the LGBTQ community are still trying to get equal pay and rights speaks to the sad state of affairs society is currently living.

Jake Gyllenhaal is Boston Strong in Stronger


Stronger will make you think twice the next time you want to complain about how tough your life is.  There is always someone out there that has it just a little bit rougher, but finds the inner strength to carry on in spite of it all.
Stronger, produced by Roadside Attractions is in theaters NOW!!!

AMERICAN ASSASSIN

American Assassin is one of the best spy films I have seen in quite some time.  It will stop your heart, have you holding your breath and dropping you jaw!  Don’t sleep on those first ten minutes because it will seriously  were you out…in a great cinematic way.

The Mindy Project: 6 Seasons of Style

Salvador Perez took sewing for four years in high school and initially wanted to be a fashion designer.  His first assignment was to make a short-waisted dress.  How ironic was it that he ended up working with a short-waisted “brown girl.”  “Everybody in my family was working in agriculture and I knew that was not what I wanted my life to be.”

LOGAN LUCKY FILM REVIEW with The Curvy Film Critic

  Daniel Day-Lewis announced a few weeks back he was retiring from acting and a few years back acclaimed director Steven Soderbergh announced his retirement from Hollywood.  Well, guess what?  Soderbergh came out of retirement just for Channing Tatum to bring us Logan Lucky – a hillbilly, red-neck version of the Ocean's 11 franchise. Very reminiscent…

GOOK Review by The Curvy Film Critic

We hate slang.  Why?  Often times it is associated with an ethnic group and often times that slang terminology has a negative connotation.  So, is Gook a negative term? Gook is still a controversial slur. The history behind it is that during the Korean war,  American G.I.’s  referred to Koreans as “gook”.  However, in Korean the…

UNFORGETTABLE MOVIE GIVEAWAY

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       “Outlandishly entertaining”   —Katie Walsh, Los Angeles Times       FIGHT BACK FOR WHAT IS YOURS WHEN   UNFORGETTABLE   ARRIVES ONTO BLU-RAY COMBO PACK, DVD AND DIGITAL HD FROM   WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT CLICK HERE TO ENTER AND WIN!!! UNFORGETTABLE DVD GIVEAWAY Blu-ray Combo Pack…

GIRLS TRIP

Every woman has a group of women in their lives that know you almost better than you know yourself, feel like family and home.  They are the ones who see you for who you truly are.  Not who people want you to be or who people think you are…but the essence of who you are…

Reconciling Personal Accounts of the Holocaust in Shalom Italia on PBS July 24th

Reconciling Personal Accounts of the Holocaust in Shalom Italia, Premiering Monday, July 24 on POVThree Italian Jewish brothers search for the cave where they hid from the Nazis Shalom Italia. CREDIT: TAMAR TAL ANATI On the run from Nazis, three Italian Jewish brothers spent months during their childhood hiding in a cave in the Tuscan countryside. Nearly 70…

WALT DISNEY AND PIXAR ANIMATION STUDIOS COME TOGETHER AT D23 EXPO 2017

  THE STARS OF WALT DISNEY AND PIXAR ANIMATION STUDIOS  COME TOGETHER AT D23 EXPO 2017 FOR THE BIGGEST  ANIMATION CELEBRATION OF THE YEAR    John Lasseter Joins Filmmakers and Voice Talent to Share Details and Surprises about Upcoming Film Slate    ANAHEIM, Calif. (July 14, 2017) – Filmmakers from Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios…