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Shemoviegeek

Growing up my often trips to the rental store were more about treasure hunting than just a hobby. In 1997 I was lucky enough to get an scholarship to study Arts, Cinema, and took a long course on American Screenplay (which messed up my movie watching since I can predict endings way easier now). Obsessed with animation of all kinds. Married to an amazing tech geek. Lover of food. Visit her site - http://www.shemoviegeek.com

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There’s a new teaser trailer for A Monster Calls, the latest effort from Juan Antonio Bayona (The Impossible). The film follows Conor O’Malley (Lewis MacDougall) who has to deal with bullies at school while his mother is sick back at home. During the night he encounters a monster in the

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Movies

I admire Nia Vardalos both as a writer and as a woman. She is incredibly smart, funny and unafraid to balance female empowerment with vulnerability on paper and on-screen. That is why I left the theater confused and also worried after seeing My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2. She as

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Movie ReviewMovies

  Let me try to write this review without using worn-out sentences like “Heartfelt Homage”, “Love Letter to Cinema” and “Old Hollywood Glamour” (good luck to me). Because the latest effort from the Coen Brothers is all of that, yet, it manages to be a quite interesting (and very fun)

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Movie ReviewMovies

If I were to sit down and put on my “critic” or “journalist” hat before writing this review I’d say: “J.J. Abrams proves once more nobody knows better than him how to brilliantly deconstruct a franchise, while writing a bright new chapter into it”. If then I decided to just

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GeekyMovies

How are Bambi & Robin Hood influencing The Good Dinosaur & Zootopia? Disney discussed how their history influences their future at D23 Expo.

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Movie ReviewMovies

Crafting an effective niche film is harder than it seems, and Krampus arrived this season as an unexpected (but welcomed) gift. Even if the horror-comedy genre isn’t new, the concoction of elements director Michael Dougherty was able to pull off is so well executed the result is refreshing and oh-so-much

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MoviesTrailers

  Disney just released a new trailer for THE JUNGLE BOOK, a live action version of the animated classic from 1967. When I first heard about this project I didn’t know what to expect, but there are elements that have me very excited it about it. it’s going to be

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we are your friends
Movies

  Just like that thumping noise that accompanies your entrance to a club, We Are Your Friends opens with the premise of a good time. What this project offers sounds good: (very) nice looking people getting into shenanigans in the club scene of Los Angeles. And it delivers exactly that,

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Following the steps of the sisters from Frozen, Disney’s Moana promises to be all about female empowerment. It tells the story of a young Polynesian princess of the same name, who will lead a quest to honor the legacy of her family, along  a demi-god named Maui voiced by Dwayne “The Rock”

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Film FestivalsMovies

Powerful, resonant, and groundbreaking, Me and Earl and The Dying Girl is a film that will charm you and stick with you in the best of ways.

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GeekyListsMovies

Is 2015 The Year of A.I. and Robots in Film? There are already a number of films out this year exploring this subject, with more on the way.

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Movies

If I could sum up Avengers: Age of Ultron into one word it would be Together.

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