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New Trailer: The Secret Scripture – Official Trailer #2

THE SECRET SCRIPTURE Synopsis:┬áResiding in a psychiatric hospital, a woman receives visits from a young psychologist whose interest in her diary triggers flashbacks of her youth, which was filled with romance, obsession and turmoil. Starring:┬áVanessa Redgrave, Rooney Mara, Eric Bana, Theo James, Aidan Turner, and Jack Reynor Directed By: Jim Sheridan Based On: “The Secret Scripture” by Sebastian Barry Release Date: October 13, 2017 … Read More New Trailer: The Secret Scripture – Official Trailer #2

Movie Review: Deliver Us From Evil (2014)

DELIVER US FROM EVIL BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLOCTOBER 27, 2014 Someday, hopefully soon, horror filmmakers will realize that certain tropes are not scary anymore. One of these tropes is checking under the bed. “Deliver Us From Evil” leaned heavily on this scare in their marketing campaign. Even messing with expectations after checking under the bed is now an overused motif. If there was nothing under … Read More Movie Review: Deliver Us From Evil (2014)

Quick Review: Closed Circuit (2013)

CLOSED CIRCUIT BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLSEPTEMBER 7, 2013 With all the makings of a concise and memorable thriller, “Closed Circuit” takes its flashy and topical subject matter of a government cover-up and squanders it with a less than impressive delivery. Saved, for the most part, by the acting chops of the beautiful Rebecca Hall and an expected yet captivating performance from Eric Bana, the film … Read More Quick Review: Closed Circuit (2013)

Quick Review: Deadfall (2012)

DEADFALL BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLMARCH 9, 2013 The idea was there, the fantastic cast, and even the snowy setting, but somehow “Deadfall” and director Stefan Ruzowitzky never quite get on the right foot. The film starts strong with the car crash promised by the marketing almost immediately. Instantly the characters are sent into motion, but instead of clear, cut paths, they meander until we can’t … Read More Quick Review: Deadfall (2012)

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For Your Consideration 2011: “Hanna”

Last year, I was positive Daft Punk would be nominated for Best Original Score for their work on “Tron: Legacy”, yet come nomination time, they were snubbed. So now when The Chemical Brothers are up for consideration for Best Original Score, I am leery to assume that they will be nominated. We can only hope. Apart from the score, I do not see many … Read More For Your Consideration 2011: “Hanna”