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Saturday, September 5th, 2020

 

Film Review: Unhinged

Director:    Derrick Borte Cast:   Russell Crowe, Caren Pistorius, Jimmi Simpson, Gabriel Bateman, Austin P. McKenzie Rating:     MA Running Time:     90 Australian Distributor:     Studio Canal   The B-film is being distributed by the start-up studio Solstice as an over-the-top violent road-rage film. It’s competently directed in a formulaic way by the German-born Derek Borte (“The Joneses”/”American Dreamer”) but weakly scripted by Carl Ellsworth (“Red Eye”). It entertains you with killings by knife, hammer, fire and pickup truck. Excuse me if those gory scenes failed to entertain me, whileRead More


The Godfather: Part III: New Cut of Film to Premiere in December

A new cut of “The Godfather: Part III”, the final film in Francis Ford Coppola’s legendary crime trilogy, will premiere in December. Paramount Pictures announced that the new edit, titled “Mario Puzo’s The Godfather Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone,” achieves director-screenwriter Coppola and screenwriter (Mario) Puzo’s original vision for the finale. The re-cut has been billed as a celebration of the original film’s 30th anniversary. While the first two “Godfather” movies are widely considered to be among the greatest films in cinema history, “Part III” did not enjoy aRead More