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Loving the trailer

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 12, 2016 19:26:54 July 12, 2016 19:26:54
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Richard and Mildred Loving were married. There was a time, not too long ago, when that wasn’t allowed. Loving is the true story of their right to love each other and be husband and wife. In fighting for that right they made it possible for others to do the same. The film screened in Cannes to great reviews and it’s already predicted that Loving will be a factor at the Oscars next year. Full Story

Taika Waititi’s Hunt for the Wilderpeople

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 12, 2016 16:36:31 July 12, 2016 16:36:31

Sometimes you go into a movie with fairly high expectations, and based on previous work, you feel pretty good about those expectations being met. And sometimes, even expecting something good, your expectations are blown out of the water and you walk away from something great. Such is the case with Hunt for the Wilderpeople, the fourth feature film from New Zealand filmmaker Taika Waititi Full Story

Zac Efron is tired in Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates

Joanna Posted by Joanna at July 11, 2016 14:02:51 July 11, 2016 14:02:51
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The movie poster for Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates promises the movie is full of "hot messes," and boy does it deliver as advertised. Mike and Dave is full of hot air, with some real laughs but a pretty thin premise. It really wants to be the new Wedding Crashers, but ultimately feels too calculated and even references the film in a lengthy scene before Zac Efron announces something along the lines of, "Wedding Crashers is just a movie!" This is sloppy seconds, with some good, yet sparse, jokes and too-frequent pop culture references. Full Story

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I’ll just get out of the way

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 7, 2016 18:20:24 July 7, 2016 18:20:24

Look… That’s what you want to do: look. I mean, I have things to say about this interview, and I will, tomorrow. Because, f-ck it, you’re not paying attention anyway. Part of my job is to use words. Part of my job is to get the f-ck out of the way. And I feel like, right now, you need me to get the f-ck out of the way. Full Story

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