My Son (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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My Son (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

MY SON (MON GARCON) (2017) Starring Guillaume Canet, Melanie Laurent, Olivier de Benoist, Antoine Hamel, Mohamed Brikat, Lino Papa, Marc Robert, Pierre Langlois, Tristan Pagès, Christophe Rossignon, Pierre Desmaret, Ronnie Avenel, Dominique Plaideau and the voice of Vanessa Desmaret. Screenplay by Christian Carion and Laure Irrmann. Directed by Christian Carion. Distributed by Cohen Media Group. … Continue reading

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS (2017) Starring Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, Clive Owen, Rihanna, Ethan Hawke, Herbie Hancock, Kris Wu, Sam Spruell, Alain Chabat, Rutger Hauer, Peter Hudson, Xavier Giannoli, Louis Leterrier, Eric Rochant, Benoit Jacquot, Sasha Luss, Aymeline Valade, Elizabeth Debicki, Olivier Megaton and the voices of Robbie Rist and John … Continue reading

Clive Standen, Jennifer Beals and Alex Cary Exercise Their Special Set of Skills in Taken
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Clive Standen, Jennifer Beals and Alex Cary Exercise Their Special Set of Skills in Taken

Clive Standen, Jennifer Beals and Alex Cary Exercise Their Special Set of Skills in Taken by Jay S. Jacobs “I don’t know who you are.  I don’t know what you want.  If you are looking for ransom, I can tell you I don’t have money.  But what I do have are a very particular set … Continue reading

David Morse and Ryan Hurst Step Into WGN’s Outsiders Season Two
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David Morse and Ryan Hurst Step Into WGN’s Outsiders Season Two

David Morse and Ryan Hurst Step Into WGN’s Outsiders Season Two by Brad Balfour Just like its name suggests, the WGN’s series Outsiders is definitely something that engenders risk; it, so to speak, sits “outside” of expectations. Think about it: a weird community in the hollers of Kentucky resists efforts to corral an extended family … Continue reading

Liam Neeson – A Master Calls
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Liam Neeson – A Master Calls

Liam Neeson A Master Calls by Jay S. Jacobs In casting the title character of the film A Monster Calls, a forty-foot tall behemoth made of trees and earth who helps a small child come to cope with the impending death of his mother, you just can’t have the normal casting call.  The actor must … Continue reading

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

DEADPOOL (2016) Starring Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin, Ed Skrein, T.J. Miller, Gina Carano, Leslie Uggams, Brianna Hildebrand, Karan Soni, Jed Rees, Stefan Kapicic, Randal Reeder, Isaac C. Singleton Jr. and Stan Lee. Screenplay by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick. Directed by Tim Miller. Distributed by 20th Century Fox.  107 minutes.  Rated R. Turn your snark … Continue reading

Run All Night (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Run All Night (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

RUN ALL NIGHT (2015) Starring Liam Neeson, Joel Kinnaman, Ed Harris, Boyd Holbrook, Bruce McGill, Genesis Rodriguez, Vincent D’Onofrio, Common, Lois Smith, Beau Knapp, Patricia Kalember, Daniel Stewart Sherman, James Martinez and Nick Nolte. Screenplay by Brad Ingelsby. Directed by Jaume Collet-Serra. Distributed by Warner Brothers.  114 minutes.  Rated R. At this point, Liam Neeson … Continue reading

Liam Neeson and Forest Whitaker – Veteran Actors on the Run in Taken 3
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Liam Neeson and Forest Whitaker – Veteran Actors on the Run in Taken 3

Liam Neeson and Forest Whitaker – Veteran Actors on the Run in Taken 3 by Brad Balfour From Transporter to the Taxi series, the French producer/director/writer Luc Besson has displayed a uncanny instinct in making action thrillers that find passionate audiences. What makes the Taken series all the more remarkable – other than the 50-something … Continue reading

Famke Janssen – Bringing Up New Challenges
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Famke Janssen – Bringing Up New Challenges

http://www.popentertainment.com/famkejanssen.htm Famke Janssen Bringing Up New Challenges by Jay S. Jacobs Famke Janssen’s American dream keeps mutating.  The striking actress moved from her native Holland in the mid-Eighties and became an in-demand fashion model.  However, Janssen was always obsessed with films.  She quickly segued into that world, getting a breakout role as a gorgeous assassin … Continue reading

Alicia Witt – Miss Witt’s Opus
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Alicia Witt – Miss Witt’s Opus

Alicia Witt Miss Witt’s Opus by Ronald Sklar Alicia Witt has been steadily holding on to her day job – that of an extremely successful working actor – until she can make real her dream job: that of singer-songwriter. That goal is becoming ever more realized now that she has debuted her self-titled EP and its well-received … Continue reading