Jen Kirkman – Living in a Material World
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Jen Kirkman – Living in a Material World

Jen Kirkman Living in a Material World by Jay S. Jacobs This year is comedian Jen Kirkman’s 20th year doing standup. Just don’t expect her to do anything big to celebrate that fact on her “All New Material, Girl” Tour. “No! No, no, no. Just touring is always special,” Kirkman laughed to me recently as … Continue reading

Patti Smith – Central Park SummerStage – New York, NY – September 14, 2017 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)
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Patti Smith – Central Park SummerStage – New York, NY – September 14, 2017 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)

Patti Smith – Central Park SummerStage – New York, NY – September 14, 2017 Thursday, Patti Smith celebrated what would have been the 69th birthday of her late husband (Fred “Sonic” Smith) in Central Park. One of our finest poets of rock, Smith is a mystic of verse and voice. This night was as special as … Continue reading

Red Trees (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Red Trees (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

RED TREES (2017) Featuring Alfie Watson, Alfred Willer, Clara Willer, Daniel Willer, Dylan Watson, Flora Fanelli, Marina Willer, Marcello Willer and Stuart Watson. Narrated by Tim Pigott-Smith and Marina Willer. Script by Marina Willer, Brian Eley and Leena Telèn. Directed by Marina Willer. Distributed by Cohen Media Group. 80 minutes. Not Rated. It is not … Continue reading

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

WETLANDS (2017) Starring Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Heather Graham, Christopher McDonald, Jennifer Ehle, Reyna de Courcy, Celeste O’Connor, Anthony Mackie, Rob Morgan, Louis Mustillo, Tyler Elliot Burke, Sean Ringgold, Lauren LaVera, Murphy Guyer, Jake Weber, Pamela Dunlap and Lynne Wintersteller. Screenplay by Emanuele Della Valle. Directed by Emanuele Della Valle. Distributed by Abramorama. 98 minutes. Not Rated. … Continue reading

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

DOLORES (2017) Featuring Dolores Huerta, Curtis Acosta, Barbara Carrasco, Camila Chavez, Juana Chavez, Maria Elena Chavez, Ricardo S. Chavez, Hillary Clinton, Angela Davis, Lori de Leon, Wendy Greenfeld, Raul M. Grijalva, Ramona Holguin, Emilio Huerta, Roberto Lovato, Eloy Martinez, Eliseo Medina, Nancy Pelosi, Rick Rivas, Randy Shaw, Gloria Steinem, Art Torres and Luis Valdez. Written … Continue reading

American Assassin (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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American Assassin (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

AMERICAN ASSASSIN (2017) Starring Dylan O’Brien, Michael Keaton, Taylor Kitsch, Saana Lathan, Scott Adkins, David Suchet, Shiva Negar, Sydney White, Göksun Çam, Kamil Lemieszewski, Kiera Bell, Navid Negahban, Evie Wray, Chris Webster, Trevor White, Andrew Pleavin, Michael Wildman, Alaa Safi, Joseph Long, Bentley Kalu, Khalid Laith and Joost Janssen. Screenplay by Stephen Schiff & Michael … Continue reading

Rebel in the Rye (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Rebel in the Rye (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

REBEL IN THE RYE (2017) Starring Nicholas Hoult, Kevin Spacey, Sarah Paulson, Hope Davis, Victor Garber, Zoey Deutch, Lucy Boynton, Brian d’Arcy James, Adam Busch, James Urbaniak, Eric Bogosian, Anna Bullard and Amy Rutberg. Screenplay by Danny Strong. Directed by Danny Strong. Distributed by IFC Pictures. 106 minutes. Rated PG-13. This may sound a bit … Continue reading

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

ALINA (2017) Starring Darya Ekamasova, Olga N. Bogdanova, David Atrakchi, Grisha Reydler, Anna Vlads, Alisa Ermolaev, Evgeniya Orudzheva, Diane Martella, Kathryn Kates, Valeriya Korennaya, Gabriel Sloyer, Maria Miano, Ronald Catania, John Scarpinito and Tony Naumovski. Screenplay by Ben Barenholtz. Directed by Ben Barenholtz. Distributed Super 80 Films. 89 minutes. Not Rated. It’s hard to believe … Continue reading

Julie Ann Emery – Taking on the Preacher Man
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Julie Ann Emery – Taking on the Preacher Man

Julie Ann Emery Taking on the Preacher Man By Jay S. Jacobs Many actors, after they have been working for a while, tend to take on safer roles. Why push boundaries when people like what you’re doing? That kind of attitude seems boring to Julie Ann Emery. Emery has been a regular presence on our … Continue reading