Violett Beane – Quick As a Flash
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Violett Beane – Quick As a Flash

Violett Beane Quick As a Flash by Jay S. Jacobs There’s a new speedster coming to Central City. And she’s been hiding right under our noses. Jesse Wells, played by young actress Violett Beane, is the daughter of parallel dimension Earth-2’s Dr. Harrison Wells (Tom Cavanagh). Beane was added to the cast of the popular … Continue reading

The Lady in the Van (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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The Lady in the Van (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

THE LADY IN THE VAN (2015) Starring Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Roger Allam, Deborah Findlay, Frances de la Tour, Gwen Taylor, Jim Broadbent, David Calder, James Corden, Dominic Cooper, Russell Tovey, Samuel Barnett, Geoffrey Streatfield and Clare Hammond. Screenplay by Alan Bennett. Directed by Nicholas Hytner. Distributed by Sony Pictures Classics.  104 minutes.  Rated PG-13. … Continue reading

Daya – A Good, Good Girl Who Needs a Little Company
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Daya – A Good, Good Girl Who Needs a Little Company

Daya A Good, Good Girl Who Needs A Little Company by Rachel Disipio You may know Daya from her chart topping single “Hide Away.” Maybe you know her from “Don’t Let Me Down,” her recent collaboration with the electronic dance duo The Chainsmokers. But, if you haven’t heard of her yet, I can guarantee you … Continue reading

Ice Cube & Deon Cole – Goin’ Back To the Barbershop
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Ice Cube & Deon Cole – Goin’ Back To the Barbershop

Ice Cube & Deon Cole Goin’ Back To the Barbershop by Rachel Disipio and Jay S. Jacobs Ice Cube, whose early career as a member of the groundbreaking gangsta rap group NWA was dramatized by Hollywood with last year’s hit film Straight Outta Compton, is looking back again.  At this point in his career, Cube … Continue reading

Barbershop: The Next Cut (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Barbershop: The Next Cut (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

BARBERSHOP: THE NEXT CUT (2016) Starring Ice Cube, Cedric the Entertainer, Regina Hall, Sean Patrick Thomas, Eve, Anthony Anderson, Jazsmin Lewis-Kelley, J.B. Smoove, Common, Nicki Minaj, Lamorne Morris, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Margot Bingham, Deon Cole, Troy Garity, Michael Rainey Jr., Diallo Thompson, Tyga, Jamal Woolard, Renell Gibbs, Felicia O’Dell and Elizabeth Dozier. Screenplay by Kenya Barris … Continue reading

10 Cloverfield Lane (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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10 Cloverfield Lane (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

10 CLOVERFIELD LANE (2015) Starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Goodman, John Gallagher Jr., Douglas M. Griffin, Suzanne Cryer and the voices of Frank Mottek, Sumalee Montano and Bradley Cooper. Screenplay by Josh Campbell, Matt Stuecken and Damien Chazelle. Directed by Dan Trachtenberg. Distributed by Paramount Pictures.  103 minutes.  Rated PG-13. Several years ago, a savvy … Continue reading