Pawn Shop Chronicles (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Pawn Shop Chronicles (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

Pawn Shop Chronicles I can’t decide if Pawn Shop Chronicles is a brilliant post-modern pastiche of Southern gothic storytelling or if it is merely cheesy exploitative trash with some really quirky and sometimes smart dialogue. Honestly, it’s probably a little bit of both. Pawn Shop Chronicles seems to be attempting to be a southern-fried take … Continue reading

Barney’s Version (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Barney’s Version (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

BARNEY’S VERSION (2011) Starring Paul Giamatti, Dustin Hoffman, Rosamund Pike, Minnie Driver, Bruce Greenwood, Scott Speedman, Mark Addy, Saul Rubinek, Rachelle Lefevre, Jake Hoffman, Anna Hopkins, Cle Bennett, Harvey Atkin and Maury Chaykin. Screenplay by Michael Konyves. Directed by Michael Konyves. Distributed by  Sony Pictures Classics.  132 minutes.  Rated R. The novels of Mordecai Richler … Continue reading

Casino Jack (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Casino Jack (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

CASINO JACK (2010) Starring Kevin Spacey, Barry Pepper, Kelly Preston, Jon Lovitz, Rachelle LeFevre, Maury Chaykin, Yannick Bisson, Eric Schweig, Christian Campbell, Spencer Garrett and Graham Greene. Screenplay by Norman Snider. Directed by George Hickenlooper. Distributed by ATO Pictures.  108 minutes.  Rated R. The scandals and crimes of the George W. Bush administration have made … Continue reading