Citizen Ashe (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Citizen Ashe (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

CITIZEN ASHE (2021) Featuring Neil Amdur, Johnnie Ashe, Lucia Ashe, Ingrid Bentzer, Charles Brown, John Carlos, Art Carrington, Carole Dell, Donald Dell, Cliff Drysdale, Harry Edwards, Saad El-Amin, Richard Evans, Jaleesa Hazzard, Irwin Holmes, Billie Jean King, Bill Malkemes, John McEnroe, Jeanne Moutousammy-Ashe, Charlie Pasarell, Lenny Simpson, Odessa Cunningham Staggers, Gertie Bea Cunningham Taylor, Steve … Continue reading

Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

BRIAN WILSON: LONG PROMISED ROAD (2021) Featuring Brian Wilson, Jason Fine, Al Jardine, Don Was, Bruce Springsteen, Elton John, Nick Jonas, Jim James, Jakob Dylan, Gustavo Dudamel, Linda Perry, Taylor Hawkins, Steven Page, Bob Gaudio, Blondie Chaplin, Stephen Kalinich, Melinda Wilson and Andy Paley. Written by Brent Wilson and Jason Fine. Directed by Brent Wilson. … Continue reading

Dean Martin: King of Cool (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Dean Martin: King of Cool (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

DEAN MARTIN: KING OF COOL (2021) Featuring Frankie Avalon, Jerry Blavat, Josh Homme, Alec Baldwin, RZA, Jon Hamm, George Schlatter, Michael Gregory, Norman Lear, Barbara Rush, Florence Henderson, Lainie Kazan, Deana Martin, Angie Dickinson, Tommy Tune, Peter Bogdanovich, Dick Cavett, Regis Philbin, Bob Newhart, Henry Jaglom, Bill Hinsche, Todd Fisher, Barry Levinson, Carol Burnett, James … Continue reading

Mayor Pete (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Mayor Pete (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

MAYOR PETE (2021) Featuring Pete Buttigieg and Chasten Buttigieg. Written by Amanda McBaine, Jesse Moss, Jeff Gilbert. Directed by Jesse Moss. Distributed by Amazon Studios. 96 minutes. Rated R. Screened at the 2021 Philadelphia Film Festival. Pete Buttigieg came from out of nowhere (well, South Bend, Indiana) to briefly (for the eight days between the … Continue reading

Listening to Kenny G (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Listening to Kenny G (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

LISTENING TO KENNY G (2021) Featuring Kenny G, Clive Davis, James Gardiner, Ben Ratliff and Will Layman. Directed by Penny Lane. Distributed by HBO. 96 minutes. Not Rated. Screened at the 2021 Philadelphia Film Festival. It must be kind of a weird to be Kenny G. He is a man who has worked hard at … Continue reading

Kevin Smith – A Chat with Silent Bob
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Kevin Smith – A Chat with Silent Bob

Kevin Smith A Chat with Silent Bob By Jay S. Jacobs It’s been a long, winding road since the Quick Stop. In the early 1990s, Kevin Smith was a film school dropout, living in his native New Jersey and working part time at downtrodden convenience store in a little local strip mall. Little did he … Continue reading

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

JULIA (2021) Featuring Alex Prud’Homme, Barbara Fairchild, Susie Davidson, Sara Moulton, Pat Pratt, Dorothy Zinburg, José Andrés, Ina Garten, Marcus Samuelsson, Phila Cousins, Stephanie Hersh, Anne Willan, Jane Friedman, Ruth Reichl, Danièle Delpeuch, Franςois Simon, André Cointreau, Jean-Franςois Thibault, Paul Bogaards, Russ Morash, Alex Pirie, Jacques Pépin, Marian Morash, Cecile Richards, Charlie Gibson and archival … Continue reading

Hallee Adelman – Turning the Camera on Our American Family
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Hallee Adelman – Turning the Camera on Our American Family

Hallee Adelman Turning the Camera on Our American Family By Jay S. Jacobs Drug addiction has been ripping families apart for generations. Particularly in the modern world, where the opioid epidemic has led to destroyed lives and ravaged families. One such family is the Caltabiano clan of Philadelphia. The new documentary Our American Family takes … Continue reading

The Titans That Built America (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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The Titans That Built America (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

The Titans That Built America The Complete Series (2021) (Lionsgate-2021) The ubiquity of cable and streaming services like The History Channel and Discovery+ has led to the need for tons of content like this highly entertaining hybrid mini-series. It is not quite a historical drama – although most of the main characters are played by … Continue reading

Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson – The Revolution Will Finally Be Televised
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Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson – The Revolution Will Finally Be Televised

Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson The Revolution Will Finally Be Televised By Jay S. Jacobs “The revolution will not be televised.” When recording artist and poet Gil Scott-Heron first wrote that line in 1970, he probably wasn’t thinking of the Harlem Cultural Festival, which had been run the summer before. Or perhaps he was, as he was … Continue reading