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    Now it’s nothing new when a popular book is adapted into a feature film, it’s been happening for decades. When a book sweeps the nation, be it “Harry Potter”, “The Hunger Games”, or “Fifty Shades of Grey”, if it makes money on the page you can be sure some studio somewhere will want to profit […]

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    How we as people deal with grief and loss varies from each individual. While some might lash out at the world, others will withdraw and never come back out. Movies have always tried and succeeded more often that not in conveying the human emotion. Looking down the list of upcoming releases for 2016, more than […]

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    As I sat in the theater waiting for this movie to start a conversation with a fellow writer ensued about the proper wait time for a movie to be made about a disaster. While we never came to a conclusion, it seems the filmmakers behind “Deepwater Horizon” think six years is long enough. The film […]

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    After a successful run in the eighties where he was behind films like “RoboCop”, Basic Instinct” and Total Recall”, Paul Verhoeven made some bad film choices. After a few flops he seemed to disappear and hadn’t directed a major film since 2006’s “Black Book”. The good news for Verhoeven fans is that he is back, […]

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