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Spooky Movies and More

Hope Madden Hope Madden Spooky Movies and More

Spooky season has arrived! There are scary movies aplenty this weekend, at the drive-in, in theaters, and online. Not into thrills and chills? Fine biopics and indie dramas are calling for you. Here’s the low down on what you may want to catch this weekend. Possessor Playing at Gateway Film Center, South Drive In. by […]

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Safe Movie Bets

George Wolf George Wolf Safe Movie Bets

Why continue to review VOD and streaming releases when theaters are open? Well, because Hollywood is giving Tenet time to prove this enormous experiment: Is a theatrical release viable? Can theaters handle it? Will people turn out? While they wait, they’re releasing little else to theaters. If you want something new, you’ll need to look […]

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Big Screen or Small, Movies for Everyone

Hope Madden Hope Madden Big Screen or Small, Movies for Everyone

Wait, there are superheroes on the big screen? My God, it almost feels like pre-apocalypse summer, doesn’t it? Does it even matter if the movie’s any good? Sure it does, and if you don’t feel like superheroes or you aren’t quite sure how safe it is to return to the multiplex, fear not. An absolutely […]

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This Week in Movies: Choices Aplenty

George Wolf George Wolf This Week in Movies: Choices Aplenty

Inspirational documentaries, good and bad horror, worse inspirational fictional drivel, and one Ohioan’s hillbilly noir—those are your cinematic options this week. Let us help you pick a winner. The Big Ugly Streaming from all major VOD platforms. by Hope Madden When my son was young, we liked to watch Animal Face-Off, an educational program that […]

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Curses, Sea Shanties and Science – Movies Have It All

Hope Madden Hope Madden Curses, Sea Shanties and Science – Movies Have It All

In the mood for some sea shanties? Cursed objects? Cursed villages? Cursed Airbnbs? (Those sea shanties sound more charming now, don’t they?) How about science? Yes to science, thank you, and actually a pretty decent crop of flicks to stream or check out at the drive-in this weekend. Radioactive Streaming via Amazon Prime. by George […]

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Fine Movie Options, No Mask Necessary

George Wolf George Wolf Fine Movie Options, No Mask Necessary

Should you? Shouldn’t you? You definitely should, but there’s no need to worry about it if you just stay home. While this week boasts fewer big names than last week, there are several excellent movie options for home viewing. First Cow by Hope Madden Kelly Reichardt films tell a story, but not in the traditional […]

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Juneteenth Drama, Pride Docs, Bad Hollywood

Hope Madden Hope Madden Juneteenth Drama, Pride Docs, Bad Hollywood

Dude, so many movies come out this week! A few are really great! A couple really blow! It is a minefield out there, but we are here to keep you safe and on the path to enjoyable movie viewing. You’re welcome. Miss Juneteenth by Rachel Willis When Turquoise (Nicole Beharie of TV’s Sleepy Hollow) enters […]

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