As the days of Toronto wane and we approach the brief period of awards season stasis that sets in before the New York Film Festival commences, one would think we might have a pretty strong sense of where the Oscar race is headed for the next several months…
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It’s interesting how the Toronto International Film Festival, such a lengthy and prestigious affair on the awards season calendar, has taken a backseat in terms of prominence over the last several years. Films seeking to imprint themselves upon the yearly Oscar conversation more frequently flock to Venice by virtue of its…
Well, the good news is we haven’t been wiped out by nukes….yet.
Still, I’ve sequestered myself in a bunker of sorts ever since February 27, the day after The Oscars Heard ‘Round the World. It was a ceremony that unfolded precisely how one might imagine the first Oscars in Trump’s America would: disastrously, the night’s culmination such a wreck that it simultaneously derailed the moment for both front-running films. The joyous history of Moonlight’s Best Picture win was blunted, and the exultation-leavened-by-reality theme that defined La La Land could never have been proven truer.
RoboCop, a dark political and cultural satire and director Paul Verhoeven’s first American film, was released in the middle of a summer no one knew was a harbinger of things to come. Filled with arid, empty urban landscapes covered in dust and rust and decay, the disintegrating Detroit of the film, thirty years on, less…
New to Blu-ray/DVD: Everybody Loves Somebody, Life, Railroad Tigers, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Altitude, The Bird With the Crystal Plumage, Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In
Everybody Loves Somebody (Lionsgate) is a bilingual romantic comedy set in Los Angeles. Carla (Karla Souza) is a successful doctor, but not so successful in her love life. Her dissatisfaction comes to the surface when her parents, who live in Baja, decide to get married after 40 years of living together without an official marriage certificate. Clara has a self-destructive bent, often trying to undermine the relationships of others in her life, including her own parents. She favors one-night stands but seems to have a dread fear of commitment.
An unusual nanny and plenty of whimsy are on hand at Millburn’s Paper Mill Playhouse, where Mary Poppins, based on the stories of P.L. Travers and the Walt Disney film, will run through June 25.
Poker Central is a show that started off in 2015 and it is the only 24/7 channel dedicated to broadcasting the sport. Poker Central broadcasts popular shows such as Super High Roller Bowl and Super High Roller Cash games but the channel is not only limited to such events.
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People are always interested in what actors earn because we like to dream what it would be like to have that much money. People who win jackpots at Red Flush online casino may choose to spend some of their winnings on achieving a lifestyle that these actors have. It should be remembered that it is not only the men that can earn the big bucks in Hollywood and so this list also includes some of 2016’s top earning actresses.
April means it’s time for Chiller Expo to once again set up shop for a three-day celebration of entertainment, horror and science fiction, and fantasy. The semi-annual show will take place at the Hilton Parsippany Hotel in Parsippany, New Jersey from April 21 to 23.