SILENCE Speaks Volumes About a Painful Faith
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SILENCE Speaks Volumes About a Painful Faith

Martin Scorsese’s much-anticipated screen adaptation of the novel Silence by Shūsaku Endō takes complicated subject matter and treats it with the respect that such a…

Visual Beauty and Raw Emotion Abound in A MONSTER CALLS
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Visual Beauty and Raw Emotion Abound in A MONSTER CALLS

I think it’s important before reviewing the various aspects of A Monster Calls to stop and take a moment to realize how much of a…

Why Haven’t You Watched… EXCALIBUR?
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Why Haven’t You Watched… EXCALIBUR?

  A brutal but visually resplendent medieval epic, with smatterings of magic, violence, sex (including incest), and more. Nope, it’s not the latest episode of…

PODCAST: ‘Riding in Cars with Boy(s)’ -Ep. 202: KEANU
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PODCAST: ‘Riding in Cars with Boy(s)’ -Ep. 202: KEANU

 

Pick of the Week: THE DEAD POOL Came First
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Pick of the Week: THE DEAD POOL Came First

  While you came expecting something about the red spandexed one, the foul moutedh, katana-swinging archangel of death, you’ll instead get… Clint Eastwood. In 1988,…

KAHLIL GIBRAN’S THE PROPHET: Animated Splendor
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KAHLIL GIBRAN’S THE PROPHET: Animated Splendor

Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet opens in Austin on Friday, August 28, at the Regal Arbor. Salma Hayek produced Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet, an animated meditation…

TAKEN 3: Blu-ray Giveaway. You Could Own A Particular Set of Kills!
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TAKEN 3: Blu-ray Giveaway. You Could Own A Particular Set of Kills!

Someone has tooken something from former CIA operative Brian Mills (Liam Neeson/s) yet again. And he’s going to Tak3 it back! With the action largely…

TAKEN 3: Neeson Loses His Shit…Again
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TAKEN 3: Neeson Loses His Shit…Again

Take me once, shame on you; take me twice, shame on me; take me three times??… well, that’s what we’re here to find out. Yes,…

Video Review: RUN ALL NIGHT Gives a Fresh Take on Tough Guy Thrillers
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Video Review: RUN ALL NIGHT Gives a Fresh Take on Tough Guy Thrillers

A former hitman has to protect his son from his mob boss pal after a drug deal goes awry. The guy who directed Liam Neeson…

VAMPIRE’S KISS & HIGH SPIRITS: A Blu-ray Double Feature from Scream Factory
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VAMPIRE’S KISS & HIGH SPIRITS: A Blu-ray Double Feature from Scream Factory

Scream Factory, those purveyors of cult horror and sci-fi films, are treating us film fans right now with a whammy of double-bill feature releases. Their…