Category Archives: Movie Reviews

DEEPWATER HORIZON (2016) MOVIE REVIEW

“THE TRAGEDY AT THE DEEPWATER HORIZON IS AS INTENSE A TRUE STORY DRAMA THAT YOU WILL SEE THIS YEAR” DEEPWATER HORIZON (2016) 5 Stars out of 5 DEEPWATER HORIZON is as good of an intense, suspenseful dramatic thriller that you will see this year. From the opening words of dialogue through to the biographical end […]

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MAX ROSE (2016) MOVIE REVIEW

“IN SO MANY WAYS AND ON SO MANY DIFFERENT LEVELS MAX ROSE IS JERRY LEWIS’ MASTERPIECE” MAX ROSE (2016) 5 Stars out of 5 The perspective of writing this review has been sharpened by having been one of only a handful of people last week who sat-in on a 30 minute interview between Jim Moret […]

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SNOWDEN (2016) MOVIE REVIEW

“HOUSE INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE RELEASES REPORT ON SNOWDEN TO COINCIDE WITH FILM OPENING” SNOWDEN (2016) 5 Stars out of 5 If I wasn’t confused enough after watching the powerful new Oliver Stone directed film SNOWDEN, I am now totally freaked out. Is it just a coincidence that the House Intelligence Committee report on Edward Snowden is […]

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SULLY (2016) MOVIE REVIEW

“SULLY: A VALENTINE TO NEW YORK AS WE REMEMBER 9-11” SULLY (2016) 5 stars out of 5 For many of us, I don’t really know what is harder to believe. That we turned on our television sets one early September morning in 2001 and watched the World Trade Center disintegrate before our very eyes. Or, […]

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HAIRSPRAY LIVE!

“HAIRSPRAY LIVE!” COMING TO NEWS 3 ON DECEMBER 7 According to BROADWAY ACROSS AMERICA, “You can’t stop the motion of…Hairspray Live!’s casting announcements. Emmy® winners and Broadway veterans Rosie O’Donnell and Sean Hayes have joined the cast of NBC’s broadcast, as the gym teacher and Mr. Pinky, respectively, as well as Disney Channel standouts Garrett […]

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EQUITY (2016) MOVIE REVIEW

EQUITY (2016) 3 Stars out of 5 “THE INTANGIBLE BARRIER HAS BEEN BROKEN!” It would be enough to just be able to review a movie about three women successfully working on Wall Street. But EQUITY raises the glass ceiling because the film is actually directed by a woman and written by a woman. And, it […]

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HANDS OF STONE (2016) MOVIE REVIEW

HANDS OF STONE (2016) 3.5 Stars (out of 5) When we think of Robert De Niro, what is your favorite movie among the more than 100 films he has appeared in: TAXI DRIVER (1976); THE DEER HUNTER (1978); AWAKENINGS (1990); CAPE FEAR (1991); and most recently, SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK (2012). Personally, my two favorite De […]

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