Thursday, February 15, 2018

BLACK PANTHER

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Battling villains as Black Panther, T'Challa (Chadwick Boseman) must return to his homeland of Wakanda after the death of his father King T'Chaka (John Kani). As the new king, T'Challa becomes protector of his people while keeping a secret from the outside world: the supposed third world nation is technically-advanced thanks to the alien metal vibranium. Getting in the way are

EARLY MAN

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Caveman Dug (the voice of Eddie Redmayne) and his tribe lead a simple life that includes hunting rabbits, but the young hunter would prefer larger prey. Their existence is threatened by the arrival of Lord Nooth (voiced by Tom Hiddleston) and his Bronze Age City army. The Lord, Queen Oofeefa (Miriam Margolyes) and their city worship football (soccer). A game between the cavemen and Nooth's professional team will decide

Thursday, February 8, 2018

PETER RABBIT

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When Thomas McGregor (Domhnall Gleeson) inherits his relative's farm, he must keep Peter Rabbit (the voice of James Corden) and the woodland creatures from destroying his vegetable garden. Complicating matters is his growing fondness for neighbor Bea (Rose Byrne), who happens to be an animal lover.

Endearing characters, fabulous CG effects, colorful storybook animation sequences and a foot-stomping soundtrack overcome a

Thursday, January 25, 2018

MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE

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Thomas (Dylan O'Brien) and a small group of surviving Gladers, who are immune to a deadly virus, seek to break into a fortified city run by the WCKD (World in Catastrophe: Killzone Experiment Department) organization. The mission: rescue the immune kids, including good friend Minho (Ki Hong Lee), who are part of an experiment to find a cure for the lethal disease. Once inside the maze-like city, this band of warriors must face company enforcer Janson (Aidan Gillen) and his army of killers. Also in their way are WCKD's leader Ava Paige (Patricia Clarkson) and Thomas' former love turned turncoat Teresa (Kaya Scodelario), who will do anything to put an end to the virus.

Impressive action sequences can't

Thursday, January 18, 2018

12 STRONG

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Set in the harrowing days following 9/11, a U.S. Special Forces team, led by their new Captain, Mitch Nelson (Chris Hemsworth), is chosen to be the first U.S. troops sent into Afghanistan for an extremely dangerous mission. There, in the rugged mountains, they must convince Northern Alliance General Dostum (Navid Negahban) to join forces with them to fight their common adversary: the Taliban and their Al Qaeda allies. In addition to overcoming mutual distrust and a vast cultural divide, the Americans—accustomed to state-of-the-art warfare—must adopt the rudimentary tactics of the Afghani horse soldiers. But despite their uneasy bond, the new allies face overwhelming odds: outnumbered and outgunned by a ruthless enemy that does not take prisoners. - Warner Bros. Pictures

Bursts of combat action and solid performances make this incredible true story worth seeing. Chris Hemsworth heads the

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

PADDINGTON 2

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Living a happy life with the Brown family, Paddington Bear ( the voice of Ben Whishaw) has become a beloved member of the Windsor Gardens community. While seeking the perfect gift for his Aunt Lucy's (voiced by Imelda Staunton) 100th birthday, the determined bear comes across a rare pop-up book of London in Mr. Gruber's (Jim Broadbent) antique shop. A costly item, he sets out to earn the money in a series of jobs. When the book is stolen, Paddington is framed and sent to prison. Now it's up to the Brown family and friends to find the real thief and free the bear.

Overflowing with heart and humor, this delightful romp is a charmer for the whole family. There are so many sight gags, in-jokes and

FILM STARS DON'T DIE IN LIVERPOOL

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The final years of legendary film noir actress Gloria Grahame (Annette Bening) are explored in this true story. Escaping scandal that followed her life in America, Grahame moved to England where she started performing on stage. It was here that she met young actor Peter Turner (Jamie Bell). A romance led to a friendship that lasted until her death from cancer in 1981.

Annette Bening lights up the screen in this stunning portrait of a fading star. Based on Peter Turner's memoir of the same name, this engrossing film could easily have turned into a run-of-the- mill May-December romance if not for