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Logan Lucky: Ensemble of the Summer Shines in This Witty Heist Movie (Review)

It is so refreshing to see a heist film that has a good blend of comedy, wittiness, and cleverness. Sometimes, heist movies try too hard and have too many twists and turns until it becomes a mess. Logan Lucky is the complete opposite of that. It is truly hilarious and written so well that its difficult to look away from the screen. The entire cast is great as well, making it one of the summer’s best films.  Continue reading Logan Lucky: Ensemble of the Summer Shines in This Witty Heist Movie (Review)

Logan Lucky is Another Highly Entertaining Soderbergh Heist Film (Review)

2017 has been a refreshing year for the heist movie.  Edgar Wright’s Baby Driver kicked off the summer with a highly entertaining movie with a kickass soundtrack.  Logan Lucky is a heist movie of a similar fashion.  Steven Soderbergh returns to form with a hilarious robbery film with an awesome cast that excels in a different roles than audiences might expect from them. Continue reading Logan Lucky is Another Highly Entertaining Soderbergh Heist Film (Review)

Star Wars The Last Jedi Teaser Trailer & Poster Revealed!

From Disney and director Rian Johnson (Looper) comes Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi. Starring Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Lupita Nyong’o, Gwendoline Christie, Benicio Del Toro, Laura Dern and Kelly Marie Tran, the film is scheduled for release December 15, 2017. Continue reading Star Wars The Last Jedi Teaser Trailer & Poster Revealed!

Silence: Bleak, Depressing & Too Long but Still a Relentless Examination of Spirituality [Blu-ray Review]

From Paramount Pictures and director Martin Scorsese comes the period drama Silence. Starring Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver and Liam Neeson, the film is available to own as of today March 28, 2017 on Blu-ray and DVD. Continue reading Silence: Bleak, Depressing & Too Long but Still a Relentless Examination of Spirituality [Blu-ray Review]

Silence Blu-ray Release Date, Cover Art & Special Features Revealed

[Press Release] Hailed by critics as “brilliant” (Justin Chang, Los Angeles Times), “powerful” (Brian Truitt, USA Today), “stunning” (Helen O Hara, GQ), and “gorgeous” (Stephanie Zacharek, Time), visionary director Martin Scorsese’s entrancing epic SILENCE makes its home entertainment debut on Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand March 28, 2017 from Paramount Home Media Distribution.  The film arrives two weeks early on Digital HD March 14. Continue reading Silence Blu-ray Release Date, Cover Art & Special Features Revealed

Star Wars The Last Jedi Revealed as Title for Episode VIII

From Disney and director Rian Johnson (Looper) comes Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi. Starring Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Lupita Nyong’o, Gwendoline Christie, Benicio Del Toro, Laura Dern and Kelly Marie Tran, the film is scheduled for release December 15, 2017. Continue reading Star Wars The Last Jedi Revealed as Title for Episode VIII

Silence: A Flawed, but Beautiful Look at Faith Under Fire [Review]

Given director Martin Scorsese’s film background, which mostly consists of stories centered around crime and gang violence, it comes as a surprise that Silence has been his passion project for 30 years. After numerous legal battles over the years, Scorsese was finally able to make Silence happen. At two hours and 40 minutes, however, Silence is a lot to digest. And while the journey itself is long and tiresome at times, it’s message, told with a great script spoken by an exceptional ensemble cast, makes it feel significant. Though sometimes brutal, Silence paints a beautiful picture of a clash between culture and religion, where characters question the sacrifices they are willing make to keep their faith and driven to the point of expulsion.

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The Silence Trailer from Martin Scorsese Sends Missionaries on a Dangerous Quest

From Paramount Pictures, Fabrica de Cine, Ai Films, writer Jay Cocks (Gangs of New York) and director Martin Scorsese, comes the highly anticipated drama Silence. Starring Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Liam Neeson, Tadanobu Asano, Issey Ogata, Ciaran Hinds, Yosuke Kubozuka and Yoshi Oida, the film is scheduled for limited theatrical release on December 23, with a wide release planned for January 2017. Continue reading The Silence Trailer from Martin Scorsese Sends Missionaries on a Dangerous Quest