Gilbert O’Sullivan – World Café Live – Philadelphia, PA – July 10, 2019 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)
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Gilbert O’Sullivan – World Café Live – Philadelphia, PA – July 10, 2019 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)

Gilbert O’Sullivan – World Café Live – Philadelphia, PA – July 10, 2019 Before this abbreviated two-night US tour – in which he played at New York’s City Winery and Philly’s World Café Live on two consecutive nights – the last time 70s Irish pop troubadour Gilbert O’Sullivan played in the United States, Jimmy Carter … Continue reading

Creed II (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Creed II (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

CREED II (2018) Starring Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Dolph Lundgren, Florian Munteanu, Russell Hornsby, Wood Harris, Phylicia Rashad, Kristina Aponte, Monica Haynes, Darin Ferraro, Andre Ward, Myles Humphus, Ivo Nandi, Roy Jones Jr., Kristoffe Brodeur, Elizabeth Gaynor, Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran, Michael Buffer and Brigitte Nielsen. Screenplay by Juel Taylor & Sylvester Stallone. … Continue reading

Black Panther (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Black Panther (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

BLACK PANTHER (2018) Starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, Angela Bassett, Forest Whitaker, Andy Serkis, Sterling K. Brown, Florence Kasumba, John Kani, Isaach de Bankolé, Connie Chuene, Sydelle Noel, Nabiyah Be, David S. Lee, Dorothy Steel, Denzel Whitaker and Stan Lee. Screenplay by … Continue reading

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

CHUCK (2017) Starring Liev Schreiber, Elisabeth Moss, Naomi Watts, Ron Perlman, Jim Gaffigan, Michael Rapaport, Morgan Spector, Pooch Hall, Wass Stevens, Megan Sikora, Melo Ludwig, Sadie Sink, Jason Jones, Catherine Corcoran, Ivan Martin, Angela Marie Roy, William Hill and John Brodeur. Screenplay by Jeff Feuerzeig and Jerry Stahl. Directed by Philippe Falardeau. Distributed by IFC … Continue reading

Saturday Night Fever – Director’s Cut (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Saturday Night Fever – Director’s Cut (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER – DIRECTOR’S CUT (1977) Starring John Travolta, Karen Lynn Gorney, Donna Pescow, Joseph Cali, Paul Pape, Barry Miller, Val Bisoglio, Julie Bavasso, Martin Shakar, Nina Hansen, Bruce Ornstein, Sam J. Coppola, Fran Drescher, Denny Dillon, Robert Costanza, Robert Weil, Bert Michaels, Helen Travolta, Ann Travolta and Sir Monti Rock III. Screenplay by … Continue reading

Sylvester Stallone, Michael B. Jordan, Tessa Thompson, Ryan Coogler and Irwin Winkler – Taking on a Whole New Creed
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Sylvester Stallone, Michael B. Jordan, Tessa Thompson, Ryan Coogler and Irwin Winkler – Taking on a Whole New Creed

Sylvester Stallone, Michael B. Jordan, Tessa Thompson, Ryan Coogler and Irwin Winkler Taking on a Whole New Creed by Jay S. Jacobs It feels like a perfect symmetry that Creed, the new reboot of the iconic Rocky series, is premiering on November 25, 2015.  After all, that is forty years to the day from the … Continue reading

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

CREED (2015) Starring Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Phylicia Rashad, Andre Ward, Anthony Bellew, Ritchie Coster, Jacob “Stitch” Duran, Graham McTavish, Malik Bazille, Ricardo “Padman” McGill, Gabriel Rosado, Wood Harris, Buddy Osborn, Rupal Pujara, Brian Anthony Wilson, Alex Henderson, Jim Lampley, Michael Buffer, Michael Wilbon, Tony Kornheiser and the voice of Liev Schreiber. … Continue reading

John G. Avildsen – Rocky Road To a Classic
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John G. Avildsen – Rocky Road To a Classic

John G. Avildsen – Rocky Road To a Classic by Jay S. Jacobs In the summer of 1976, Philadelphia was the home of the American Bicentennial.  However, it turned out that celebration was only the second biggest thing to come out of the City of Brotherly Love that year. A small movie about a ham-and-egg … Continue reading

Seamus McDonagh – The Fighter Still Remains
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Seamus McDonagh – The Fighter Still Remains

Seamus McDonagh The Fighter Still Remains by Ronald Sklar Photography by Eugene Gallegos “I did feel like I was Rocky,” Seamus (pronounced Shay-mus) McDonagh was admitting to me, but only after I insisted. “It was my nickname in school, after Rocky Mariano.” The other Rocky – the guy picked out of obscurity to touch gloves with the … Continue reading

Perry King – A Different Story
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Perry King – A Different Story

Perry King A Different Story by Ronald Sklar “I did a [Family Channel] movie with Sean Young called The Cowboy and the Movie Star,” underrated actor Perry King tells me recently. “I was playing a guy who has a cattle ranch who is getting divorced and about to lose the property. And just after that movie, the same … Continue reading