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

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

Divergent Y.A. (Young Adult) novels have been fertile ground for films, with many stand-alone hits as well as such huge franchises as Harry Potter, Twilight and The Hunger Games. Divergent is made with the express hope of being another one of these tent-pole series.  However, for every one of these which achieves lift-off, there are many others which become … Continue reading

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

IMPOSTOR (2002) Starring Gary Sinise, Madeleine Stowe, Vincent D’Onofrio, Mekhi Phifer, Tony Shalhoub, Elizabeth Pena, Lindsay Crouse, Shane Brolly, Tim Guinee, Gary Dourdan, Jason Beck, Judy Jean Burns, Rosalind Chao, Clarence Williams III and Ivana Milacevic. Screenplay by Scott Rosenberg. Directed by Gary Fleder. Distributed by Dimension Films. 102 minutes. Rated R. To be completely … Continue reading

I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

I STILL KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER (1998) Starring Jennifer Love Hewitt, Freddie Prinze Jr., Brandy Norwood, Mekhi Phifer, Muse Watson, Bill Cobbs. Matthew Settle, Jeffrey Combes, Jennifer Esposito and Jack Black. Screenplay by Trey Callaway. Directed by Danny Cannon. Distributed by Columbia Pictures. 100 minutes.  Rated R. The supposed Scream renaissance of the hip slasher … Continue reading