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Chris Rock lights up 'Top Five,' a smart addition to comedian's act

March 14th, 2015 No comments

New releases on DVD, Blu-ray and/or VOD: 'Top Five,' 'Annie, 'Song of the Sea, 'Maude,' 'Exodus,' 'Penguins of Madagascar' and more. New releases on DVD, Blu-ray and/or VOD: 'Top Five,' 'Annie, 'Song of the Sea, 'Maude,' 'Exodus,' 'Penguins of Madagascar' and more.

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Chris Rock lights up 'Top Five,' a smart addition to comedian's act

Kenneth Turan's DVD picks: 'Ben-Hur,' 'Far From the Madding Crowd'

March 11th, 2015 No comments

There’s nothing like an old-fashioned epic to remind us why we fell in love with the movies in the first place, and two new DVDs fit that description to a T.

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Kenneth Turan's DVD pick: Silents are golden

March 9th, 2015 No comments

Silent films are always a pleasure to experience, and two new DVD releases — one of an acknowledged classic, the other of a film that is not as well known as it should be — are especially worth savoring.

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"KARMA" DVD Release Screening

February 28th, 2015 No comments

J. Lee Productions presents the screening of the independent film. DVD included with advance ticket purchase (also on eventbrite.com).

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CBS News poll: Americans and the movies

February 21st, 2015 No comments

What we think about the movie-going experience, and about how Hollywood portrays American life

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Ten things that will happen at the Academy Awards

February 19th, 2015 No comments

It is rare for two genuinely creative movies to be vying so closely to win best picture at the Academy Awards. With two 'B' movies – Birdman and Boyhood – this is one such year.

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‘The Loft’ and 5 other movies that feature questionable real estate choices

January 29th, 2015 No comments

Dolly Parton signs deal to develop movies about her life for NBC

January 16th, 2015 No comments

Still saving up for that trip to Dollywood? Not to worry. NBC will soon be bringing Dolly Parton to living rooms across the country.

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"Into the Woods" Film Sets Blu-Ray and DVD Release Date

January 13th, 2015 No comments

Also in the cast are Simon Russell Beale as the Baker's Father, Chris Pine as Cinderella's Prince, Billy Magnussen as Rapunzel's Prince, Christine Baranski as Stepmother, Annette Crosbie as Granny, Joanna Riding as Cinderella's Mother, Richard Glover as The Steward, Frances De La Tour as The Giant, Lucy Punch as Lucinda, Tammy Blanchard as Florinda, MacKenzie Mauzy as Rapunzel, Daniel …

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US distributors of Pride accused of removing gay references on DVD cover

January 6th, 2015 No comments

The Stateside version of the film’s home release appears to omit mention of the sexuality of the activists at the core of its story Pride is the award-winning true-life tale of a group of London-based gay and lesbian activists who stood up for striking Welsh coal miners in 1984 and helped to spark a sea-change in attitudes to gay rights on the British political left. But film-lovers in north …

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