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Quick Review: Branded (2012)

BRANDED BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLSEPTEMBER 15, 2013 As much as “Branded” is ambitious and inventive, it’s also careless and void of appropriate character development and character reactions. In the surreal world where corporations and brands materialize into strange animals and blobs, the message is so blatant that you picture the film having its monster slapping you across the face throughout its course. Ed Stoppard plays … Read More Quick Review: Branded (2012)

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Tuesday Releases: The Possession & Taken 2

JANUARY 15TH, 2013 THE PAPERBOY // Reminiscent of the punch provided by “The Killer Inside Me”, Lee Daniels’ “The Paperboy” places Zac Efron in a performance driven drama that forces him to prove his acting prowess, and he comes out the better for it. Still overshadowed by his acting counterparts, Nicole Kidman, Matthew McConaughey, and John Cusack deliver extraordinary performances, all outside of their … Read More Tuesday Releases: The Possession & Taken 2

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Theatrical Releases: The Words

BACHELORETTE || If not for the impressive showing from the leading ladies, “Bachelorette” would be extremely lacking. The humor is female vulgarity at its finest, with an honesty of how manipulative ladies can be, even with their closest “friends”. There’s definitely a lot of inside humor or real-life experiences at play in the film, as the allusions to past events seem extremely close to … Read More Theatrical Releases: The Words

New Trailer: Branded – Official Trailer #1

BRANDED / In the realm of science fiction and social statements, a new sci-fi film starring Max Von Sydow and the ravishing Leelee Sobieski gets an official American trailer today. Branded brings to light the idea that there is an invisible entity controlling the minds of the world’s population. As always, the fate of the world is left up to ONE MAN who much … Read More New Trailer: Branded – Official Trailer #1