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Getaway: “Taken” Meets “Speed” Meets “Ransom” in Special Effects Thriller

Brent Magna (Ethan Hawke) is a former racecar driver who recently moved, with his wife Leanna (Rebecca Budig), from the United States to her hometown of Sofia, Bulgaria. But their…

Sick Seek Help at Utopian Space Station in Science Fiction Thriller

It’s 2154, and the planet Earth has become so polluted and overpopulated that anyone who can afford it has abandoned it to live in a luxurious state-of-the-art space station. Their…

Lee Daniels’ The Butler: Forest Whitaker Stars in Emotionally Searing Civil Rights Saga

Eugene Allen (1919-2010) served eight presidents during his career in the White House where he rose from the position of Pantry Man to Head Butler by the time he retired…

Aniston and Sudeikis Pose as Spouses in Raunchy Road Comedy

David Burke (Jason Sudeikis) is a small-time pot dealer with a big problem. He’s just been robbed of all of his cash and stash, leaving him indebted to Brad Gurdlinger,…

Bittersweet Biopic Recounts Final Hours in Oscar Grant’s Life

Oscar Grant (Michael B. Jordan) and his girlfriend, Sophina (Melonie Diaz), were returning to Oakland in the wee hours of the morning after attending a New Year’s Eve 2009 celebration.…

A Paranormal Investigation Is Revisited in Horror Film

In 1952, Ed (Patrick Wilson) and Lorraine Warren (Vera Farmiga) founded the New England Society for Psychic Research. The couple also turned a wing of their house into a museum…

Speedy Snail Enters Indy 500 in Animated Adventure

Theo (Ryan Reynolds) is ridiculed by his friends for dreaming the impossible dream of competing in the Indianapolis 500. Even his brother, Chet (Paul Giamatti), suggests that, “The sooner you…

Sequel Has Reformed Gru Helping the Anti-Villain League

When we last saw Gru (Steve Carell), the diabolical bad guy had abandoned his plan to steal the moon, turned over a new leaf, and settled in suburbia to raise…

Backup Singers Finally Get Some Recognition in Pop Music Documentary

Do the names Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer, Darlene Love, Claudia Lennear, Tata Vega, or Lynn Mabry ring a bell? Probably not, yet you are undoubtedly very familiar with their work…

World War Z: Horror Film Pits Pitt Against Zombies in Planet-wide Pandemic

After a career spent risking his life in international hotspots like Bosnia and Liberia, Gerry Lane (Brad Pitt) resigned from his dangerous post at the United Nations in order to…