Tell it To the Bees (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Tell it To the Bees (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

TELL IT TO THE BEES (2018) Starring Anna Paquin, Holliday Grainger, Gregor Selkirk, Emun Elliott, Lauren Lyle, Kate Dickie, Steven Robertson, Rebecca Hanssen, Scott Andrew, Lauren Annie Boyle, Ben Bradley, Joanne Gallagher, Zara Howell, Leo Hoyte-Egan, Isaac Jenkins, Sarah McCardie and Alexa Snell. Screenplay by Henrietta Ashworth and Jessica Ashworth. Directed by Annabel Jankel. Distributed … Continue reading

Roots (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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Roots (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

Roots (Lionsgate Home Video-2016) In 1976, the original Roots miniseries was a defining cultural event.  It was not the first of the miniseries – or “novels for television,” as they dubbed the form at the time.  A 1974 version of Leon Uris’ QB VII was the first miniseries to be filmed by the American networks. … Continue reading

The Good Dinosaur (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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The Good Dinosaur (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

THE GOOD DINOSAUR (2015) Featuring the voices of  Raymond Ochoa, Frances McDormand, Jeffrey Wright, Sam Elliott, Maleah Nipay-Padilla, Ryan Teeple, Jack McGraw, Marcus Scribner, Jack Bright, A.J. Buckley, Anna Paquin, Peter Sohn, Steve Zahn, Mandy Freund, Steven Clay Hunter, Dave Boat, Carrie Paff, Calum Mackenzie Grant and John Ratzenberger. Screenplay by Meg LeFauve. Directed by … Continue reading

Gregg Daniel – The Gospel According to True Blood’s Reverend Daniels
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Gregg Daniel – The Gospel According to True Blood’s Reverend Daniels

Gregg Daniel The Gospel According to True Blood’s Reverend Daniels by Jay S. Jacobs Whether he is treading the boards of the Great White Way (or it’s Los Angeles equivalent) or saving souls in the fictional Louisiana town of Bon Temps, Gregg Daniel demands attention. Not in some harsh and insistent way.  No, Daniel is … Continue reading

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

MARGARET (2011) Starring Anna Paquin, J. Smith-Cameron, Mark Ruffalo, Jeannie Berlin, Jean Reno, Sarah Steele, John Gallagher Jr., Cyrus Hernstadt, Allison Janney, Kieran Culkin, Matt Damon, Stephen Adly Guirgis, Betsy Aidem, Adam Rose, Nick Grodin, Rosemarie DeWitt, Matthew Broderick, Olivia Thirlby, Michael Ealy, Matt Bush and Krysten Ritter. Screenplay by Kenneth Lonergan. Directed by Kenneth … Continue reading

Mark Ruffalo – Shaking Up the Kids
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Mark Ruffalo – Shaking Up the Kids

Mark Ruffalo Shaking Up the Kids by Jay S. Jacobs Mark Ruffalo had quite a Sundance Festival.  His directorial debut Sympathy for Delicious premiered to mixed reviews, but it was his latest independent comedy/drama which really made a splash. The Kids Are All Right is the acclaimed film, the story of an aging lesbian couple (Annette Bening and … Continue reading

Breckin Meyer – Blue Period
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Breckin Meyer – Blue Period

Breckin Meyer Blue Period by Jay S. Jacobs With interest in politics at a high-water mark in the United States due to an unusually intriguing race for President, perhaps it is a happy coincidence that the film Blue State positions a breezy romantic comedy in the midst of ancient history: the fallout of the Bush-Kerry election of 2004. … Continue reading

Blue State (A PopEntertainment.com Video Review)
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Blue State (A PopEntertainment.com Video Review)

BLUE STATE  (2008) Starring Breckin Meyer, Anna Paquin, Adriana O’Neill, Joyce Krenz, Richard Blackburn, Seun Olangunju, Nicolas Oullette, Grace Lynn Kung, Cory Cassidy, Leigh Enns, Liz Sroka and George W. Bush. Screenplay by Marshall Lewy. Directed by Marshall Lewy. Distributed by 20th Century Fox.  90 minutes.  Rated PG-13. If you have a 1.20.09 bumper sticker … Continue reading