Hugh Jackman

X-Men: Days of Future Past

Preview This! “X-Men: Days of Future Past”

Opening this week at a theatre near you: “X-Men: Days of Future Past”  (2014) Professor X (Patrick Stewart) discovers that there is an event that could destroy both mutants and humans.  So, the X-Men send [...]

CW69–05/19/2014

Ender's Game

Preview This! “Ender’s Game”

Opening this week at a theatre near you: “Ender’s Game”  (2013) Set in Earth’s future, mankind has barely survived two attacks by an alien race known as the “Buggers.”  As Earth prepares for the next [...]

CW69–10/28/2013

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Preview This! “Prisoners”

“Prisoners”  (2013) When Keller Dover’s (Hugh Jackman) young daughter and her friend go missing, the families of the two girls start to panic.  A main suspect is released due to lack of evidence, and that’s [...]

CW69–09/16/2013

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Preview This! Smurfs 2

Opening this week at a theatre near you: “Smurfs 2″ (2013) The gang in blue is back! Gargamel (Hank Azaria) has created a group of anti-Smurfs called the “Naughties.” With the help of the Naughties, [...]

CW69–07/29/2013

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Preview This! The Wolverine

Opening this week at a theater near you: “The Wolverine” (2013) Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) realizes that everyone he has ever loved has died. After being summoned to Japan by an old friend whose life he [...]

CW69–07/22/2013

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Top Oscar Moments Over the Years, in 3 Sentences or Less

In honor of the 85th Academy Awards, I’ve put together 10 of the most memorable Oscar moments over the past decade in three sentences or less. Adrien Brody Kisses Halle Berry— In 2003, Adrien Brody [...]

CW69–02/26/2013

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Top Picks for the 85th Academy Awards

Sunday’s 85th Academy Awards marks the end of the 2012-2013 awards season. No more pageantry, Harvey Weinstein jokes, disingenuous acceptance speeches (cough, Anne Hathaway, cough) and rigged voting systems. Still, I’m sad to see the [...]

CW69–02/22/2013

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Preview This! Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters

Opening this week at a theatre near you Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013) It’s been fifteen years since Hansel and Gretel escaped from the blind witch’s gingerbread house. Now Hansel (Jeremy Renner) and his [...]

CW69–01/23/2013

Actors Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman, Amanda Seyfriend and director Tom Hooper attend the "Les Miserables" World Premiere at the Odeon Leicester Square on December 5, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Stuart Wilson/Getty Images)

Les Miserables Movie Review

I might be a cynic, but even I’m not immune to fun, over-the-top movie musicals like “Mamma Mia” and “Chicago.” Tom Hooper’s “Les Miserables” possesses some of the same traits, but the mood is somber [...]

CW69–01/02/2013

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Preview This! Django Unchained

Opening at a theatre near you this week: Django Unchained (2012) Set in the South circa 1858. Django (Jamie Foxx) who is a former slave turned bounty hunter, with the help of his partner Dr. [...]

CW69–12/24/2012

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