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This Week on Blu-Ray and DVD (August 14, 2012)

Posted: August 13, 2012 at 7:47 pm   /   DVD News, Local

The Raid: Redemption I have been waiting for this flick to come out for what seems forever.  I was unable to catch it in theaters, but my brother has not […]

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‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ Casts Philip Seymour Hoffman

Posted: July 9, 2012 at 10:34 pm   /   Local, Movie News

“The Hunger Games” has currently brought in over half a billion dollars worldwide.  It will no doubt end as one of the highest grossing films of the year.  It was […]

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Review: CHICAGO Brings Dance, Liquor and “All That Jazz” to The Muny in St. Louis

Posted: June 26, 2012 at 6:00 am   /   Live Theater, Live Theater Reviews, Local

When I saw the movie adaptation “Chicago” almost a decade ago, I knew absolutely nothing about it the story, the music, the dancing, anything.  And I was completely astounded.  It […]

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Celebrate “The Amazing Spider-Man” with SPIDER-MAN WEEK in St. Louis

Posted: June 26, 2012 at 5:00 am   /   Local, Movie News, St. Louis Events

My anticipation for “The Amazing Spider-Man” continues to build as we get closer to its release on July 3rd.  Each still shown and footage screened has looked better and better. […]

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Movie Review: ‘Seeking a Friend for the End of the World’ Starring Steve Carrell, Keira Knightley

Posted: June 22, 2012 at 1:00 am   /   Local, Movie Reviews

What would you do if you knew the world was about to end?  Would you go crazy every night without a care of what the repercussions could be?  Would you […]

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Movie Review: ‘Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter’ Starring Benjamin Walker, Rufus Sewell, Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Posted: June 22, 2012 at 12:29 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

About a month ago, I was sitting in the theater and two things happened that I was very upset by.  A teaser trailer for “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part […]

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Movie Review: ‘To Rome With Love’ Starring Jesse Eisenberg, Alec Baldwin, Ellen Page

Posted: June 21, 2012 at 11:57 pm   /   Local, Movie Reviews

Woody Allen has provided some remarkable films that viewers have walked out of theaters and talked about for days, but he has also provided films that are instantly forgettable.  His […]

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“Thoroughly Modern Millie” Opens the Muny Season with Charm

Posted: June 19, 2012 at 2:57 pm   /   Live Theater, Live Theater Reviews, Local

The Muny is a unique experience.  There really is no other venue like it.  Sitting under the stars, in beautiful Forest Park, with a cool breeze blowing through, audiences get […]

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How Did ‘Rock of Ages’ and ‘That’s My Boy’ Do Against Last Week’s Top Films At The Box Office?

Posted: June 17, 2012 at 1:22 pm   /   Local, Movie News

This week’s two big releases had enough star power to propel them to the top of the box office, but did the word of mouth on previous weeks releases keep […]

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Get a Preview of the Score of ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ by Hans Zimmer

Posted: June 16, 2012 at 1:24 pm   /   Film, Local

I have just recently been getting more into movie scores.  It’s amazing when you think about the power of music in film.  The great themes that are instantly recognizable for […]

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