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Advance Movie Screening – “The Dark Tower” (Phx)

Enter to win a pair of passes to THE DARK TOWER  Wednesday, August 2nd AMC Desert Ridge 7:00 PM ENTER AT THE LINK BELOW https://goo.gl/forms/8ErAVYG3KPAVHqTe2 There are other worlds than these. Stephen King’s The Dark Tower, the ambitious and expansive story from one of the world’s most celebrated authors, makes its launch to the big [...]

By |July 30th, 2017|Arizona, Screenings|0 Comments

Movie Review: “Atomic Blonde”

David Leitch might not be a recognizable name to most, but it likely soon will be.  His career as a stunt actor/coordinator covers 82 films and includes some of the most memorable American action films of the past 20 years.  After working on the Matrix Trilogy, he and Chad Stahelski were approached by Keanu Reeves [...]

By |July 27th, 2017|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Advance Movie Screening – “Kidnap” (Vegas)

Grab your advance screening passes to KIDNAP Tuesday, August 1 AMC Town Square 7:00pm http://www.gofobo.com/KIDTCFLV A typical afternoon in the park turns into a nightmare for single mom Karla Dyson (Academy Award winner Halle Berry) when her son suddenly disappears. Without a cell phone and knowing she has no time to wait for police help, [...]

By |July 24th, 2017|Nevada, Screenings|0 Comments

Advance Movie Screening – “Kidnap” (Phx)

Grab your advance screening passes to KIDNAP Tuesday, August 1 Harkins AZ Mills 7:00pm http://www.gofobo.com/KIDTCFPHX A typical afternoon in the park turns into a nightmare for single mom Karla Dyson (Academy Award winner Halle Berry) when her son suddenly disappears. Without a cell phone and knowing she has no time to wait for police help, [...]

By |July 24th, 2017|Arizona, Screenings|1 Comment

Movie Review: “Dunkirk”

Christopher Nolan has been quick to correct those who dismiss his latest film as a War Movie.  “It’s not a war movie, it’s a survival movie.”   Indeed, while it does take place in 1940 during WWII, it’s a story not of battle, but of 400,000 allied soldiers stranded on a beach, surrounded by the enemy, [...]

By |July 21st, 2017|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Movie Review: “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets”

Without doubt, Writer/Director Luc Besson is a very talented artist.  He’s brought us some memorable and entertaining films including La Femme Nikita, The Fifth Element, and Léon: The Professional.  However there seems to be a negative correlation between the size of the budget and the quality of his screenplay.  With this is mind it’s been [...]

By |July 21st, 2017|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Movie Review: “A Ghost Story”

Occasionally we come across a film that deserves to be admired for a variety of reasons but still cannot be recommended as a “good movie.”  For simplicity's sake, this article’s definition of a “good movie” is a film that can be recommended to a specific audience group who will appreciate the experience it provides.  By [...]

By |July 20th, 2017|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Arizona Filmmaker Showcase May: Film festival rewind

The May Arizona Filmmaker Showcase presented three films that had previously screened at the Phoenix Film Festival in April, along with two other films that were screened only the night before at the Short Shorts with Short Leash outdoor film festival. The Amazing Mortimer – Directed by Phil Wilson Old ventriloquist Mortimer (Greg Joseph) entertains an audience [...]

By |July 16th, 2017|Independent Film, Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Movie Review: “War for the Planet of the Apes”

It’s rare that the sequel of a remake of a franchise that started in the 60’s could be considered as one of the year’s best films, but writer/director Matt Reeves has done just that with the emotionally charged “War for the Planet of the Apes.”    Five years after the climactic battle in “Dawn of [...]

By |July 14th, 2017|Movie Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Advance Movie Screening – “Valerian and The City of A Thousand Planets” (Vegas)

Enter to win advance screening passes to VALERIAN Tuesday, July 18th Regal Red rock 7pm http://stxtickets.com/main/sweepstakes/muokI02027 Valerian (Dane DeHaan) and Laureline (Cara Delevingne) are special operatives for the government of the human territories charged with maintaining order throughout the universe. Valerian has more in mind than a professional relationship with his partner—blatantly chasing after her [...]

By |July 9th, 2017|Nevada, Screenings|0 Comments