Chloë Sevigny Is Totally Worth The Wait
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Chloë Sevigny Is Totally Worth The Wait

Chloë Sevigny Is Totally Worth The Wait by Jay S. Jacobs We’ve been watching Chloë Sevigny since she was literally a kid: playing a standout role in Larry Clark’sKids, the hard-hitting 1995 cult drama about wasted youth.  Nearly twenty years later and the quirky actress still fascinates.  As an actress, she is an odd contradiction: pretty but not … Continue reading

The Fifth Estate (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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The Fifth Estate (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

The Fifth Estate It’s always a bit tricky to make a film based on recent history.  Most of the audience who has any interest in the subject will already have relatively strong opinions about the cases and the characters.  Besides, the stories are already are saturated in our minds, so seeing a recreation of what … Continue reading

Billy Campbell and Jordan Hayes Take On a Pandemic in Helix
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Billy Campbell and Jordan Hayes Take On a Pandemic in Helix

Billy Campbell and Jordan Hayes Take On a Pandemic in Helix by Jay S. Jacobs The Syfy Channel has high hopes for its new snowbound thriller series Helix. A shiny new variation of many science fiction nightmares has a mysterious and deadly disease – which may or may not be manmade – turning a bunch of scientists … Continue reading

Gimme Shelter (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Gimme Shelter (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

Gimme Shelter A few months ago I was reading about the fact that Rick Santorum – evangelical Christian and mega-conservative politician who came in second for the 2012 Republican Presidential nomination – was starting a new film company to create religious “family-friendly” films.  The first of those, The Christmas Candle,blew out with barely a flutter over … Continue reading

Emblem3 Hitting the Road with the #BandLife Tour
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Emblem3 Hitting the Road with the #BandLife Tour

Emblem3 Hitting the Road with the #BandLife Tour by Deborah Wagner If I had to describe Emblem3 in one sentence, I would say: Emblem3 is a group of three socially responsible guys who are stealing the hearts of girls around the world, and oh yeah…  they can sing too! This statement perfectly describes the musical trio, known … Continue reading

Her (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Her (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

Her Modern romance has become more and more complicated, but this is undoubtedly the first love story between a human being and a computer operating system. Surprisingly, Her does not treat its story as a comedy of a human in love with an inanimate object –  like the fine 2007 comic drama Lars and the Real Girl.  No, … Continue reading

Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Sarah Paulson, Lupita Nyong’o and Alfre Woodard – Looking Back on 12 Years a Slave
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Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Sarah Paulson, Lupita Nyong’o and Alfre Woodard – Looking Back on 12 Years a Slave

Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Sarah Paulson, Lupita Nyong’o and Alfre Woodard – Looking Back on 12 Years a Slave by Jay S. Jacobs Director Steve McQueen’s film version of former slave Solomon Northrop’s autobiography 12 Years a Slave takes an eye-opening look at one of the great shames of American history, the prevalence of the violent slave … Continue reading