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Million Dollar Arm: Movie Review

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Some movies make you think "this just isn't for me" and Million Dollar Arm is a film that seems made more for people who fantasize about taming Don Draper than anyone who loves film. This formulaic love story masquerading as a sports picture (likely to get that four quadrant appeal) may find an audience, but that doesn't make it any less predictable.

Oscar Scuttlebutt: 'Argo,' The Front Runner Of The Oscar Race, But For How...

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Everybody make way for the behemoth known as Argo. When Ben Affleck's latest movie first came out in theaters, every other film that came out before it was put in second place, awards-wise. It helps that Argo is a magnificent flick . Currently Oscar predictors are convinced the picture will have Oscar fame and glory. But will the front runner stay that way...

Ben Affleck's 'Argo' Trailer Offers 70's Hair and Awesome Story

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Ben Affleck's Argo looks like a crazy-awesome, intense semi-comedy. Whatever one expected of the auteur behind Gone Baby Gone and The Town, it's hard to guess this would be the project. During the Carter Administration, an American embassy was raided and six of its employees went into hiding. Ben Affleck's character...

The Muppets: Billy Crystal, Jean Claude Van Damme In, Jane Lynch Out

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The Muppets cast continues to grow at an alarming rate with this latest bunch of actors. Over the past week we've heard that nine actors have come on board for various supporting roles and now three more have signed on. According to THR, Billy Crystal, Oscar winner Alan Arkin, and Jean Claude Van Damme (yes, him too!) have joined the cast of the film. There's also...

City Island Theatrical Trailer

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The first theatrical trailer has been released for the upcoming comedy, City Island. The film is written and directed by Raymond De Felitta, and features an all star cast including star and producer Andy Garcia. It's already earned some well deserved attention on the festival circuit, by winning the Audience Award at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival....

Review of Sunshine Cleaning

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Overture Films' Sunshine Cleaning is a quirky dark comedy of a single mom, Rose Lorkowski (Amy Adams), trying to improve her life. After her son, Oscar (Jason Spevack), is kicked out of school, Rose is determined to earn the money to send him to private school. To afford this expensive endeavour, she starts a crime...