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  • CINEMA AUDIENCE
    24 2020 June

    “IRRESISTIBLE”

    “IRRESISTIBLE” ​​​Starring Steve Carell, Chris Cooper, Mackenzie Davis, Rose Byrne, Natasha Lyonne, Topher Grace. Will Sasso, C. J. Wilson, Brent Sexton, Alan Aisenberg, Debra Messing, Christian Adam, Will McLaughlin Written by Jon Stewart Directed by...

  • CINEMA AUDIENCE
    29 2020 May

    THE VAST OF NIGHT

    THE VAST OF NIGHT ​By Matt Neufeld The Washington Film Institute May 29, 2020 Starring Sierra McCormick, Jake Horowitz Written by James Montague and Craig W. Sanger Directed by Andrew Patterson Produced by Adam Dietrick,...

  • CINEMA AUDIENCE
    13 2020 March

    THE HUNT

    “THE HUNT” Starring Betty Gilpin, ​Ike Barinholtz, Emma Roberts, Hilary Swank Written by Nick Cuse and Damon Lindelof Directed by Craig Zobel Produced by Jason Blum and Damon Lindelof Cinematography by Darran Tiernan Edited by...

  • CINEMA AUDIENCE
    05 2020 March

    THE WAY BACK

    “THE WAY BACK” ​Starring Ben Affleck, Al Madrigal, Michaela Watkins, Janina Gavankar, Glynn Turman, Brandon Wilson, Hayes MacArthur, Rachael Carpani, Marlene Forte, Lukas Gage, Melvin Gregg, Charles Lott, Jr., Chris Bruno, T. K. Carter Written...

  • CINEMA AUDIENCE
    01 2020 March

    THE INVISIBLE MAN AND EMMA

    “THE INVISIBLE MAN” AND “EMMA” ​​By Matt Neufeld The Washington Film Institute March 1, 2020 Alas, the releases of Leigh Whannell’s modern-day version of the classic H. G. Wells story “The Invisible Man” and the...

  • CINEMA AUDIENCE
    14 2020 February

    SONIC THE HEDGEHOG

    SONIC THE HEDGEHOG ​Starring Ben Schwartz, Jim Carrey, James Marsden, Tika Sumpter Written by Pat Casey and Josh Miller Based on “Sonic the Hedgehog” by Yuji Naka, Naoto Ohshima and Hirokazu Yasuhara Directed by Jeff...

Film Review: CLOUD ATLAS

October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

In my not-so-humble opinion—don’t even waste your time going to see the muddled, befuddled, confusing, disjointed, at times embarrassingly bad “Cloud Atlas,” an ambitious, but ultimately unsuccessful and disappointing, $100 million flop from the Wachowski...

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Film Review: LOOPER

October 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

People–fans and filmmakers and writers alike–never tire of time-travel stories–and it’s not too difficult to understand this particular area of interest. With seemingly infinite stories to tell and a continually fascinating basic premise at the...

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Savages

Film Review: SAVAGES

June 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

SAVAGES Director: Oliver StoneWriters: Don Winslow, Shane Salerno, Oliver StoneCast: Aaron Johnson, Taylor Kitsch, Blake Lively, John Travolta, Salma Hayek, Benicio del Toro Savages, based on Don Winslow’s savvy potboiler on pot-peddling turf wars, revives...

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THE DEBT

Film Review: THE DEBT

August 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

THE DEBT Director: John Madden This film was produced in 2010, and although seen at the Toronto International Film Festival and the Washington DC Jewish Film Festival, is now to be released August 31, 2011....

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