Britt-Marie Was Here (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Britt-Marie Was Here (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

BRITT-MARIE WAS HERE (2019) Starring Pernilla August, Anders Mossling, Malin Levanon, Peter Haber, Mahmut Suvakci, Lancelot Ncube, Olle Sarri, Vera Vitali, Cecilia Milocco, Stella Oyoko Bengtsson, Dion Llapashtica, Hans Brorson, Ella Juliusson Sturk, Johanna Westfelt, Abdouile Sise, Elliot Alabi Andersson, Sigrid Högberg, Nils Magnusson, Princess Wesseh and Kevin Wesseh. Screenplay by Tuva Novotny, Anders Frithiof … Continue reading

The Goldfinch (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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The Goldfinch (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

THE GOLDFINCH (2019) Starring Ansel Elgort, Oakes Fegley, Nicole Kidman, Aneurin Barnard, Finn Wolfhard, Jeffrey Wright, Sarah Paulson, Luke Wilson, Ashleigh Cummings, Aimee Laurence, Willa Fitzgerald, Carly Connors, Denis O’Hare, Boyd Gaines, Peter Jacobson, Luke Kleintank, Jack DiFalco, Austin Weyant, Collin Shea Schirrmacher, Robert Joy, Ryan Foust, Joey Slotnick and Hailey Wist. Screenplay by Peter … Continue reading

The Hate U Give (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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The Hate U Give (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

THE HATE U GIVE (2018) Starring Amandla Stenberg, Regina Hall, Russell Hornsby, KJ Apa, Anthony Mackie, Algee Smith, Lamar Johnson, Issa Rae, Sabrina Carpenter, Common, Dominique Fishback, TJ Wright, Megan Lawless, Rhonda Johnson Dents, Tony Vaughn, Marcia Wright, Al Mitchell, Karan Kendrick, Javon Johnson, Mike Stoudt, Tye Claybrook Jr. and Andrene Ward-Hammond. Screenplay by Audrey … Continue reading

The Breadwinner (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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The Breadwinner (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

THE BREADWINNER (2017) Featuring the voices of Saara Chaudry, Soma Chhaya, Laara Sadiq, Shaista Latif, Ali Badshah, Kawa Ada, Noorin Gulamgaus, Ali Kazmi, Kane Mahon, Reza Sholeh, Mran Volkhard and Kanza Feris. Screenplay by Anita Doron. Directed by Nora Twomey. Distributed by GKIDS. 93 minutes. Rated PG-13. In Taliban-ruled Afghanistan, where a woman’s survival is … Continue reading

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

WONDER (2017) Starring Julia Roberts, Jacob Tremblay, Owen Wilson, Mandy Patinkin, Ali Liebert, Crystal Lowe, Daveed Diggs, Izabela Vidovic, Nadji Jeter, Emma Tremblay, Noah Jupe, Millie Davis, Danielle Rose Russell, Bryce Gheisar, Elle McKinnon, Ty Consiglio, Kyle Breitkopf, James Hughes and Sonia Braga. Screenplay by Stephen Chbosky and Steve Conrad and Jack Thorne. Directed by … Continue reading

Gone Girl (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Gone Girl (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

GONE GIRL (2014) Starring Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry, Carrie Coon, Kim Dickens, Patrick Fugit, Casey Wilson, Missi Pyle, Sela Ward, David Clennon, Lisa Banes, Lola Kirke, Scoot McNairy, Casey Wilson, Emily Ratajkowski, Boyd Holbrook, Lee Norris, Kathleen Rose Perkins, Jamie McShane, Lynn Adrianna, Cyd Strittmatter and Leonard Kelly-Young. Screenplay by … Continue reading

James Franco – The Actor/Director Finds Salvation in Child of God
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James Franco – The Actor/Director Finds Salvation in Child of God

James Franco – The Actor/Director Finds Salvation in Child of God by Brad Balfour The long journey to bring Cormac McCarthy’s controversial novel Child of God to the screen has taken the film from first being screened at last year’s New York Film Fest to finally getting a distributor and landing in cinemas. From its first … Continue reading

Actor Jeff Bridges, Director Phillip Noyce Bring Lois Lowry’s Novel “The Giver” To Screens
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Actor Jeff Bridges, Director Phillip Noyce Bring Lois Lowry’s Novel “The Giver” To Screens

Actor Jeff Bridges, Director Phillip Noyce Bring Lois Lowry’s Novel “The Giver” To Screens by Brad Balfour That it took two decades for the social science fiction book The Giver to be made into an effects-enhanced film well after The Hunger Games, Divergent, and other dystopian teen tales could be viewed either a blessing or … 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

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

Carrie Carrie was responsible for a lot of firsts. The original 1974 novel was horror master Stephen King’s first published book. (He had written ‘Salem’s Lot and two other novels before Carrie, but they were not released until Carrie took off.) The 1976 film version of Carrie, which is greatly responsible for the novel becoming … Continue reading