SILENCE Box Office Alternative: Scorsese’s THE AGE OF INNOCENCE (1993)
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SILENCE Box Office Alternative: Scorsese’s THE AGE OF INNOCENCE (1993)

It’s always an event whenever the great Martin Scorsese releases another film as he does with his latest offering Silence. It’s almost as if the…

OFFICE CHRISTMAS PARTY Box Office Alternative: It’s Not the Holidays Without Some MIXED NUTS
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OFFICE CHRISTMAS PARTY Box Office Alternative: It’s Not the Holidays Without Some MIXED NUTS

Now that the duds that were Bad Santa 2 and Almost Christmas have tried but failed to be this year’s top Christmas movie offering, Office…

BAD SANTA 2 Box Office Alternative: Everyone Has Trouble Following A SIMPLE PLAN
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BAD SANTA 2 Box Office Alternative: Everyone Has Trouble Following A SIMPLE PLAN

Bad Santa’s many, many fans can now finally rejoice. Billy Bob Thornton’s foul-mouthed, hard-drinking Santa-for-hire is back for a second outing in the long-awaited and…

FANTASTIC BEASTS Box Office Alternative: CITY ISLAND Redefines the Family Comedy
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FANTASTIC BEASTS Box Office Alternative: CITY ISLAND Redefines the Family Comedy

Potter fans rejoice this week as the endlessly magical and appealing world of J.K. Rowling is revisited with the much-anticipated release of Fantastic Beasts and…

ALMOST CHRISTMAS Box Office Alternative: Family Dysfunction Runs Rampant in A THOUSAND ACRES
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ALMOST CHRISTMAS Box Office Alternative: Family Dysfunction Runs Rampant in A THOUSAND ACRES

It seems that every year as the holidays roll around, Hollywood treats us to some kind of wacky family comedy showing a group of relatives…

KEEPING UP WITH THE JONESES Box Office Alternative: I’d Rather Keep up with These JONESES
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KEEPING UP WITH THE JONESES Box Office Alternative: I’d Rather Keep up with These JONESES

So something called Keeping up with the Joneses, a dull and lifeless action/comedy starring Zach Galifianakis and Jon Hamm, opened this past Friday, promising to…

THE ACCOUNTANT Box Office Alternative: Stay Off the Road While Ben Affleck and Samuel L. Jackson are CHANGING LANES
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THE ACCOUNTANT Box Office Alternative: Stay Off the Road While Ben Affleck and Samuel L. Jackson are CHANGING LANES

Ben Affleck hopes to continue his winning streak with audiences and critics this week with the release of the bloated and busy thriller The Accountant,…

THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN BOX OFFICE ALTERNATIVE: Emily Blunt is Quite the WILD TARGET
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THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN BOX OFFICE ALTERNATIVE: Emily Blunt is Quite the WILD TARGET

I’m so glad that Emily Blunt landed the lead role in this week’s release of The Girl on the Train. The adaptation of the international…

BRIDGET JONES’S BABY Box Office Alternative: Renee Zellweger and Meryl Streep Find That ONE TRUE THING
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BRIDGET JONES’S BABY Box Office Alternative: Renee Zellweger and Meryl Streep Find That ONE TRUE THING

With every franchise that breathed even a hint of success being revisited in this less-than exciting age of studio moviemaking, it was only a matter…

THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS Box Office Alternative: THE COUNSELOR Goes for a Retrial
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THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS Box Office Alternative: THE COUNSELOR Goes for a Retrial

The release of The Light Between Oceans this week is the official signal that the pre-awards season is now underway. The period drama is a…