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Evelyn (Blu-ray Review)

Inspired by a custody case brought before the Irish courts in 1955, that of  Desmond Doyle and his fight in the Irish courts to be reunited with his children.  The film was directed by Bruce Deresford (Driving Miss Daisy) and starred Pierce Brosnan (GoldenEye, Die Another Day, TV’s Remington Steele), Julianna Marguiles (Ghost Ship, TV’s The Good Wife, TV’s […]

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I.T. (Blu-ray Review)

Mike Regan (Pierce Brosnan) is a successful, self-made man who has it all: a gorgeous wife, a beautiful teenage daughter and a sleek, state-of-the-art “smart home.” But he soon finds himself in a deadly, high-stakes game of cat-and-mouse when his I.T. consultant, Ed (James Frecheville), starts using his skills to stalk Mike’s daughter and endanger […]

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Encapsulated Movie Reviews – Seven New Indie Titles

Since this week’s big budget remake might have some in a ho-hum movie mood, it felt right to insert a little indie help.  So taking titular inspiration off the upcoming weekend western rehash, I’ve braved a whopping seven different feature films – though not all are ‘magnificent’ – to help distract and dissect what else […]

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Interview with No Escape’s John Dowdle and Drew Dowdle

I was super excited to get the opportunity to chat with the brains behind No Escape!  The director/writer John Dowdle and co-writer Drew Dowdle were so awesome and easy to talk to!  It’s always great to talk with filmmakers who have a genuine passion for what they do!  I really enjoyed this movie!  Just when […]

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No Escape (Blu-ray Review)

The movie title No Escape (not the 1994 one) sounds so familiar, doesn’t it?  At least to me it does.  It sounds like it could easily be a name of a KISS song from the 1980s or something when they were struggling to find their sound during the Killers era, but I digress.  Perhaps what shocked me even more […]

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‘No Escape’ Plans A Daring Blu-ray Assault This November

Before we begin here I have to go on record and declare my love for this title.  So here we go.  Anchor Bay Entertainment and The Weinstein Company are proud to announce the home entertainment release of the intense international thriller, No Escape starring Owen Wilson (Wedding Crashers, Zoolander, Night at the Museum series)), Lake Bell (HBO’s “How to Make it in […]

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There’s ‘No Escape’-ing The Intensity Here (Movie Review)

The movie title No Escape (not the 1994 one) sounds so familiar, doesn’t it?  At least to me it does.  It sounds like it could easily be a name of a KISS song from the 1980s or something when they were struggling to find their sound during the Killers era, but I digress.  Perhaps what shocked […]

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Nomads (Blu-ray Review)

If you’ve never been frightened by anything, you’ll be frightened by this! Scream Factory presents Nomads, the chilling tale of supernatural evil, in its Blu-ray debut on August 18, 2015, complete with new bonus feature interviews.  Lesley-Anne Down (Sphinx, Death Wish V) “gives a riveting… performance” (L.A. Weekly) and Pierce Brosnan (GoldenEye, The November Man) […]

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NOMADS Comes to Blu-ray August 18th from Scream Factory

If you’ve never been frightened by anything, you’ll be frightened by this! Scream Factory presents Nomads, the chilling tale of supernatural evil, in its Blu-ray debut on August 18, 2015, complete with new bonus feature interviews.  Lesley-Anne Down (Sphinx, Death Wish V) “gives a riveting… performance” (L.A. Weekly) and Pierce Brosnan (GoldenEye, The November Man) […]

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Survivor (Blu-ray Review)

A Foreign Service Officer (Milla Jovovich) newly posted to the American embassy in London is charged with stopping terrorists from getting into the US. After surviving a vicious attack on the embassy, she finds herself framed for crimes she didn’t commit and racing to elude assassins while trying to clear her name and stop a […]

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‘Survivor’ on Blu-ray & DVD July 7

Alchemy is proud to announce the home entertainment release of the action-packed adventure, SURVIVOR. Directed by James McTeigue (V for Vendetta, The Raven) and starring Milla Jovovich (the Resident Evil franchise, The Fifth Element), Pierce Brosnan (Tomorrow Never Dies, Die Another Day), Dylan McDermott (Olympus Has Fallen, FX’s “American Horror Story.”), Academy Award® nominee Angela Bassett (Olympus Has Fallen, FX’s “American Horror Story,What’s Love Got to Do With It), Robert Forster (Olympus […]

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I Am Steve McQueen (Blu-ray Review)

Steve McQueen was certainly “the man” when it comes to the start of action heroes, and his run in the 1960s and 1970s.  Bullitt, The Getaway, The Thomas Crown Affair, The Great Escape and many others are downright staples of anyone studying action in film.  And McQueen was easily one of the biggest and most […]

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Shout! Factory Releases I AM STEVE MCQUEEN, Celebrating The Life & Work Of A Legend

Steve McQueen was certainly “the man” when it comes to the start of action heroes, and his run in the 1960s and 1970s.  Bullitt, The Getaway, The Thomas Crown Affair, The Great Escape and many others are downright staples of anyone studying action in film.  And McQueen was easily a star.  Here we have a […]

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A Long Way Down (Blu-ray Review)

In this touching comedy based on the acclaimed novel by Nick Hornby, A LONG WAY DOWN centers on four strangers (Pierce Brosnan, Toni Collette, Aaron Paul and Imogen Poots) who decide to end it all on New Year’s Eve. However, when they meet by chance on a London rooftop, they agree to halt their plans […]

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‘A Long Way Down’ on Blu-ray & DVD September 9th!

Based on the acclaimed novel by Nick Hornby, A LONG WAY DOWN stars Pierce Brosnan, Toni Collette, Aaron Paul and Imogen Poots as four strangers who happen to meet  on  the  roof  of  a London  building  on  New  Year’s  Eve  each  with  the  intent  of   committing suicide. Their plans for death in solitude are ruined, so […]

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Interview with Pierce Bronan and Trine Dyrholm – Love Is All You Need – Just Seen It

Brenna chats with Pierce Bronan and Trine Dyrholm about their new romantic comedy – Love Is All You Need   WATCH US ON PBS SOCAL Saturdays at 6PM or pbssocal.org/justseenit

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Love Is All You Need Review – Just Seen It

As Ida’s cancer goes into remission, she discovers her husband has been unfaithful.  When she travels to Italy for her daughter’s wedding, she meets Phillip, the father of the groom. As their children prepare to marry, the two find a love of their own.   WATCH US ON PBS SOCAL Saturdays at 6PM or pbssocal.org/justseenit

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Around the World in 80 Days (1989) (DVD Review)

I believe that there have been three major productions of Jules Verne’s Around the World in 80 Days.  The first one was with David Niven which was followed by this mini-series with Pierce Brosnan, and finally the Disney version with Steve Coogan and Jackie Chan.  This three part mini-series shared the earlier entries stunt casting […]

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