Karen Allen – Experiencing a Year by the Sea
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Karen Allen – Experiencing a Year by the Sea

Karen Allen Experiencing a Year by the Sea By Jay S. Jacobs One of the dirty little secrets of Hollywood is that for actresses, even ones who have been stars in huge films, it is difficult to get good roles after you reach a certain age. Therefore, the film Year by the Sea, based on … 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

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

GRANDMA (2015) Starring Lily Tomlin, Julia Garner, Marcia Gay Harden, Judy Greer, Sam Elliott, Laverne Cox, Nat Wolff, Elizabeth Peña, Sarah Burns, John Cho, Don McManus, Lauren Tom, Colleen Camp and Judy Geeson. Screenplay by Paul Weitz. Directed by Paul Weitz. Distributed by Sony Pictures Classics.  79 minutes.  Rated R. Lily Tomlin has a career … Continue reading

Jake Johnson and Rosemarie DeWitt – Are Digging on Digging for Fire
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Jake Johnson and Rosemarie DeWitt – Are Digging on Digging for Fire

Jake Johnson and Rosemarie DeWitt Are Digging on Digging for Fire by Jay S. Jacobs Jake Johnson has become Hollywood’s go-to guy for playing aging party boys who don’t want to grow up. Beyond his lead role as Nick on the popular Zooey Deschanel sitcom New Girl, Johnson has been digging into feature films, with … Continue reading

The Company You Keep (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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The Company You Keep (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

The Company You Keep The conservative blogosphere is all atwitter that Robert Redford’s latest film romanticizes the 60s rebel group The Weather Underground.  And while, yes, the movie does take a look at that group and how their violent protests changed the lives of people who believed in the cause, it could hardly be called … Continue reading

Robert Redford, Stanley Tucci, Brit Marling & Jackie Evancho on The Company You Keep
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Robert Redford, Stanley Tucci, Brit Marling & Jackie Evancho on The Company You Keep

Robert Redford, Stanley Tucci, Brit Marling & Jackie Evancho Learning About Life and History From The Company They Keep by Jay S. Jacobs About the time that the Weather Underground was forming and gaining infamy for their sometimes violent protests, Robert Redford was well on his way to becoming one of the biggest stars in Hollywood.  Butch Cassidy & the … Continue reading

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

THE HULK (2003) Starring Eric Bana, Jennifer Connelly, Nick Nolte, Sam Elliott, Josh Lucas, Paul Kersey, Cara Buono, Todd Tesen, Kevin Rankin, Celia Weston, Mike Irwin, Stan Lee and Lou Ferrigno. Screenplay by James Schamus, John Turman and Michael France. Directed by Ang Lee. Distributed by Universal Pictures.  138 minutes.  Rated PG-13. Until recently, Marvel … Continue reading