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Posted On December 16, 2015By Linda GeIn Featured, Reviews

REVIEW: ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

It’s been fifteen years since the last “Star Wars” movie and, let’s face it, more like thirty-two since the last really good one, but “The Force Awakens” more than makes up for lost time. The JJ Abrams-directed film is a “Star Wars” movie through and through, with all the adventure, fun, good vs. evil archetypes, adorable droids and characters to relaunch the franchise successfully for an all new generation. Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill are all back, mostly for the nostalgia factor for longtime fans, but it’s reallyRead More
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The latest trailer for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has been released, featuring tons of new footage of Daisy Ridely, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac and more. Watch it below. “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” opens in theaters on December 18, 2015.Read More
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Another day, another fall film festival announces its lineup. On the heels of the Toronto International Film Festival announcing its 2014 lineup, here comes the films that will be premiering or screening at the Venice Film Festival. There is some crossover, like Ramin Bahrani’s “99 Homes” starring Andrew Garfield and Michael Shannon, and drama “Hungry Hearts” starring Adam Driver. Making its world premiere in Venice will be “She’s Funny that Way” (formerly “Squirrel to the Nuts”) which stars Imogen Poots; “Burying the Ex,” a zombie comedy starring Anton Yelchin, AshleyRead More
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On the heels of their lineup announcement, TIFF has released new images of several films including Noah Baumbach‘s anticipated “While We’re Young”. The film follows a frustrated middle-aged husband and wife (Ben Stiller and Naomi Watts) who find their lives turned a bit upside down when they cross paths with a free-spirited younger couple (Amanda Seyfried and Adam Driver). As one of the Special Presentations for TIFF, the film will be making its US premiere at the festival. Driver worked with Baumbach previously on festival favorite “Frances Ha”, and isRead More
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Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan test the blurred lines between friendship and romance in the first trailer for Michael Dowse‘s Toronto-set romantic comedy “What If.” Based on the play “Toothpaste and Cigars” by T.J. Dawe and Michael Rinaldi, “What If” follows Wallace (Radcliffe), a Medical school dropout whose bad luck of repeatedly ending up in failed relationships takes a new turn when he meets and forms an instant connection with Chantry (Kazan), the cousin of his friend Allan (Adam Driver). The catch? Chantry already has a boyfriend named Ben (RafeRead More
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Warner Bros. has premiered the first trailer for upcoming dramedy “This Is Where I Leave You,” starring Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, and Jane Fonda. The film is based on the novel by Jonathan Tropper and tells the story of a dysfunctional family brought together after the death of their father. In honor of their father’s wishes, four grown siblings are forced to live under the same roof for a week, confronting their own history and frayed states of their relationships. The film also features Adam Driver, Rose Byrne, Corey Stoll,Read More
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Shawn Levy’s comedy about a dysfunctional family stuck in a house together for a week is one of our most anticipated movies of the year and even though we haven’t seen much from it, now we have the first official photo from “This Is Where I Leave You.” Based on the novel of the same name by Jonathan Tropper (who also wrote the screenplay), the film sees Jason Bateman leading the cast, introduced in this family photo released via EW, as a man who’s just lost his job and hisRead More
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After months of speculation, an official list of cast members for “Star Wars: Episode VII” was finally announced earlier this week. Although we still don’t know what kind of characters the cast will play, nor the official title of the film, it has also been confirmed that the Expanded Universe storylines and characters will not be part of the story. That pretty much leaves an empty canvas full of possibilities. Until we receive any hint of the plot, here are 7 things that we want to see in “Star Wars:Read More
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Don’t worry, “Girls” fans. Adam Sackler is not going anywhere despite his off-screen portrayer Adam Driver landing a huge role in “Star Wars: Episode VII” this morning, and despite the fact that the two productions are filming at the same time – as in, right now. HBO tells Buzzfeed that Driver “is still a part of this show.” This is really not a surprise, especially since Driver had already been pictured filming scenes with Lena Dunham just a couple of weeks ago for the show’s 4th season. It could standRead More
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The “Star Wars: Episode VII” cast has finally been announced, with some expected and unexpected names. Oscar Isaac, John Boyega, Adam Driver and Domhnall Gleeson are among the names we’ve heard of, while Daisy Ridley appears to be the unknown who has landed the female lead role previously linked to Lupita Nyong’o. Here is the official release: The Star Wars team is thrilled to announce the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII. Actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow willRead More