Brie Larson

Digging for Fire

“Digging for Fire” Movie Review

“Digging for Fire” Tim (Jake Johnson) is a public-school teacher who is married to Lee (Rosemarie DeWitt), a yoga instructor. Lee has a client that is off to make a movie, so the couple and […]

CW69–08/28/2015

No Escape

Preview This! “No Escape”

Opening this week at a theatre near you: “No Escape”  (2015) An American couple (Owen Wilson, Lake Bell) and their kids are caught in the middle of a coup in a Southeast Asian country. Now […]

CW69–08/24/2015

Trainwreck

“Trainwreck” Movie Review

“Trainwreck” (2015) When we first meet Amy, she is sitting on the hood of a car with her sister getting a life lesson from their dad (Colin Quinn). Dad is telling the two little girls, […]

CW69–07/17/2015

Magic Mike XXL

Preview This! “Magic Mike XXL”

Opening this week at a theatre near you: “Magic Mike XXL”  (2015) Mike (Channing Tatum) has been out of the stripper biz for 3 years. He has his own furniture company, and though he occasionally […]

CW69–06/29/2015

Into the Woods

Preview This! “Into the Woods”

Coming to a theater near you: “Into the Woods”  (2014) A childless couple (Emily Blunt, James Corden) make a deal with The Witch (Meryl Streep) to get the child they have always wanted. That deal […]

CW69–12/22/2014

12 Years a Slave

Top Ten Films of 2013

Here are my top ten films of 2013: 1).  “12 Years a Slave”  (2013) Based on a true story, this film is about Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor), a free Black man living in upstate New […]

CW69–12/26/2013

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“Don Jon” Movie Review

“Don Jon”  (2013) Don (Joseph Gordon-Levitt), called “Don Jon” because of his ability to sleep with the best looking woman in the club every night, is devoted to his family, his friends and his church.  […]

CW69–09/27/2013

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“Short Term 12” Movie Review

Short Term 12 (2013) Grace (Brie Larson) works as a supervisor of a foster-care facility for at risk teenagers called Short Term 12. Her boyfriend, Mason (John Gallagher Jr.) also works with her at the home, their relationship while […]

CW69–09/13/2013

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Interview with Destin Cretton, director of “Short Term 12”

I recently had the privilege with interviewing Destin Cretton, director of the new film “Short Term 12”. The film stars Brie Larson as Grace, a supervisor of a foster care facility for a risk youth. […]

CW69–09/12/2013

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Preview This! “Insidious: Chapter 2”

Opening this week at a theatre near you: “Insidious: Chapter 2”  (2013) The Lambert family is back together after Josh (Patrick Wilson) went into astral dimension called the Further and saved his son from a […]

CW69–09/09/2013

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