Movie Reviews

Movie Review: "Prometheus" (2012)

Image Source<p><b>Movie</b>: "Prometheus" <b><br>Director</b>: Ridley Scott <b><br>Year</b>: 2012 <b><br>Rating</b>: R <b><br>Running Time</b>: 2 hours, 4 minutes<p><i>A pair of scientists discover numerous</i> …

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Movie Review – It Was 50 Years Ago Today! The Beatles: Sgt Pepper and Beyond (2017)

<b>It Was 50 Years Ago Today! The Beatles: Sgt Pepper and Beyond</b>, 2017.<p>Directed by Alan G. Parker.<p><b>SYNOPSIS:</b><p>IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY! THE BEATLES: …

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The 3 best wearables to buy right now

Sad to say, movie review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes doesn’t cover tech products. So how can you figure out which wearables are the most highly rated …

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The Circle movie review: Irresponsible filmmaking with technology as a reductive bad guy

Before I can talk about <i>The Circle</i> we need to go back to 2010 and the release of <i>The Social Network</i>. That film is considered a modern classic not just …

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Review: Everything crumbles in ‘Everything, Everything’

Teen romance takes a damaging turn that destroys everything that came before it

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The Lovers

A dramedy about a longtime couple torn between their marriage and their affairs The longtime marriage of Michael (Tracy Letts) and Mary (Debra …

Pittsburgh

Movie Review: Everything, Everything puts teen romance in a sterile bubble

Ah, young adult fiction, that fertile crescent of storytelling where any plot device or genre convention, no matter how hoary, can be given new life by the insertion of a misunderstood teenage dreamboat with soulful eyes. In the case of Warner Bros.’ new teen tearjerker <i>Everything, Everything</i>—based …

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TV Movie Review: ‘Dirty Dancing’ Rebooted on ABC

An ill-conceived remake of the 1987 film retains none of the passion, skill, or fun of the original<p>Here’s a thought experiment. Take any film you …

TV

In defense of Ridley Scott's 'Prometheus'

With <i>Alien: Covenant</i> <i></i>set to hit theaters May 19, it feels like an appropriate time to reflect on director Ridley Scott's previous foray into the <i>Alien</i> …

Science Fiction

Norman

Richard Gere stars as Norman Oppenheimer in Joseph Cedar’s low-key dramedy, subtitled “The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer.” We …

Pittsburgh

Movie Review: "Alien 3" (1992)

Image Source<p><b>Movie</b>: "Alien 3" <b><br>Director</b>: David Fincher <b><br>Year</b>: 1992 <b><br>Rating</b>: R <b><br>Running Time</b>: 2 hours, 24 minutes<p><i>After escaping LV-426, Ripley's (Sigourney</i> …

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Hounds of Love

Australian writer/director Ben Young makes a strong debut with <i>Hounds of Love</i>, a well-constructed and deeply disturbing thriller about a husband and …

Pittsburgh

Movie review: Iraqi sniper has 2 U.S. soldiers in his sight in 'The Wall'

Before Clint Eastwood took over the project, "American Sniper" was being developed by Steven Spielberg, who ultimately passed on it because he …

American Sniper

Movie review: 'The Wall' asks tough questions about the nature of war but can't quite connect

"The Wall," a story of two American soldiers facing off against an unseen Iraqi adversary, is a men-at-war story more interesting than you might …

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Predicting Movie Ratings: NLP Tools is What Film Studios Need

Key Takeaways<p>Predict the success of a new film as well as box offices using Natural Language Processing (NLP) techniques<br>• Use movie viewers' comments …

Machine Learning

Movie Review – Spaceship (2016)

<b>Spaceship</b>, 2016<p>Written and Directed by Alex Taylor.<br>Starring Alexa Davis, Lara Peake, Tallulah Rose Haddon, Harry Jarvis, Antii Reini, Stephen</b> …

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Movie review: Psychosexual paranoia and 'Bliss'

So far for this year, the local film that had the most pre-opening hype would have to be "Bliss." This latest film by "Heneral Luna" director Jerrold …

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Movie Review - "Snatched" - CNA Columns: Cinemazlowski

Considering her status as a comedy icon spanned four decades, from her start on the 1960s TV sketch-comedy series “Laugh-In” through her last movie …

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Movie review: British horror movie 'Dark Song' scares up themes that go beyond the genre

Every person owns a phobia that chokes his or her mind. But there is one fear we all share: the unknown. Our species studies things to understand and …

Horror Movies

Movie review: 'One Week and a Day' is hard to resist

Reaching heights of chutzpah that would make Larry David envious, the Israeli comedy "One Week and a Day" is hard to resist despite the fact that the …

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Power Raners Review| Movie Reviews| Zatu Games UK

<i>‘It’s morphing time’</i>; an electrifying phrase that more than one of us would not have seen coming in a cinematic-world lately dominated by comic book …

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Movie Review – The Levelling (2016)

<b>The Levelling,</b> 2016.<p><b></b>Directed by Hope Dickson Leach.<br>Starring Ellie Kendrick, David Troughton, Jack Holden, and Joe Blakemore.<p><b>SYNOPSIS:</b><p>Trainee vet …

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Movie Review: Lowriders could use more low-riding, less generic family brooding

Hollywood and East L.A. are only about 12 miles apart, yet the former pays remarkably little attention to the latter, at least in the movies. <i>Lowriders,</i> set primarily in Boyle Heights (with occasional excursions to Elysian Park), aims to be a corrective, focusing on the region’s predominantly Latino …

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The Best Movies of 2017 So Far According to IndieWire

Our film team is voting on the best movies released so far in theaters and VOD, and we'll be updating this list of the finalists in the months …

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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson considering run for White House

After conquering Hollywood, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson may have his sights set on the White House.<p>The actor and former pro wrestler tells GQ that he thinks a presidential run is "a real possibility."<p>Johnson says if he were president, "poise" and "leadership" would be top priorities.<p>Johnson isn't …

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Movie Review: Orthodox religion and rom-com hijinks match surprisingly well in The Wedding Plan

<i>Through The Wall</i>, it was called back in Israel. Honestly, <i>The Wedding Plan</i> fits it better. What else would you name a romantic comedy about a woman who decides to stick to her wedding date, even after her fiancé up and leaves her? What better title could you find for a film about a bride-to-be …

Weddings

Mantostaan movie review: Manto’s enduring relevance is lost in a poor production

<i>(Note: Our software does not permit less than 1 star in the rating graphic above. The actual rating given to this film by our critic is 0.5 stars.)</i><p>If …

Top 50 Netflix movies available now

Feeling uninspired by your on demand movie selection? Don't be. Sometimes Netflix's recommendations are a little lacklustre, but there are plenty of …

Television (UK)

Movie Review: "The Dinner" (2017)

Image Source<p><b>Movie</b>: "The Dinner" <b><br>Director</b>: Oren Moverman <b><br>Rating</b>: R <b><br>Running Time</b>: 2 hours<p><i>Two brothers meet for dinner with their wives and eventually</i> …

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Movie Review: With Chuck, the boxer who inspired Rocky gets his own corny redemption story

There really was a Rocky Balboa. Well, sort of. His name was Chuck Wepner, and when he wasn’t throwing punches in the ring, he sold liquor in New Jersey. In the mid-’70s, the “Bayonne Bleeder,” so nick-named for his habit of absorbing a lot of blows to the face, was at the right weight at the right …

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