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Captain America: Civil War–Juggling Characters and Stars in Big, Joyous, Entertaining Mode

Grand, speedy, noisy, and sometimes messy, but vastly entertaining, Captain America: Civil War should fulfill the expectations of the genre’s devotees and franchise’s aficionados.

Fassbender, Michael: To Play Serial Killer in Entering Hades

Oscar nominee Michael (Steve Jobs) Fassbender will star as a serial killer in Entering Hades, which is company will co-produce.

Oscar Actors: Watts, Naomi (21 Grams, The Impossible)

NAOMI WATTS was honored with a second Best Actress Oscar nomination for her performance in Juan Antonio Bayona’s THE IMPOSSIBLE, starring alongside Ewan McGregor. For her role as a courageous wife and mother struggling to survive the aftermath of a tsunami, she also earned Best Actress nominations from the HFPA for a Golden Globe Award, […]

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THE LOBSTER – Trailer

Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos. Starring Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, John C. Reilly, and Jessica Barden. A24 releasing on May 13, 2016.

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Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising–Making of Sequel to 2014 Smash Comedy, Starring Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne, Zac Efron

While the first one was about Mac and Kelly wanting to still be kids, this one is about them trying to control a kid–Seth Rogen

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Tony Awards 2016: Hamilton Dominates with 16 Nominations

As expected, Hamilton dominated the 2016 Tony Awards nominations, getting a record 16 nods for the 70th annual awards ceremony.

Reviews

High-Rise: Ben Wheatley Sharply-Observed Satire, Based on J.G. Ballard Novel, Starring Tom Hiidleston and Jeremy Irons

Ben Wheatley shows an impressive progress as a director with his new film, High-Rise, an inventive, dystopian phantasmagoria based on J.G. Ballard’s 1975 Novel.

Captain America: Civil War–Juggling Characters and Stars in Big, Joyous, Entertaining Mode

Grand, speedy, noisy, and sometimes messy, but vastly entertaining, Captain America: Civil War should fulfill the expectations of the genre’s devotees and franchise’s aficionados.

Elvis & Nixon: Minor, High-Concept Indie, Starring Michael Shannon and Kevin Spacey

Teaming Michael Shannon as Elvis Presley and Kevin Spacey as Richard Nixon is admittedly a coup of casting, but Elvis & Nixon is such a minor film–really a trifle–that it barely amounts to a curio item.

Bigger Splash: Sexual Desire and its Powerful Impact, Enacted by Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton, Dakota Johnson

The blinding sun, spectacular landscape, and full-frontal nudity are seductive images and powerful forces in this rather dark and disturbing erotic thriller, centering on sexual desire and its impact on four characters involved in interlocking social ties.