Cinema Siren

Leslie Combemale is Cinema Siren, here to guide film lovers through a sea of celluloid. Watch her video reviews, including exclusive access to actor and director interviews, on YouTube! (Cinema Siren on YouTube) Cinema Siren's reviews are published nationally on - just find your local Patch page and search keywords Cinema Siren. But to keep things easy, her reviews are also always posted right here on Check back with us regularly as there is always something new!

Aloha movie review – No magic, no mana in Crowe’s new release


So much negative press for this movie before it was released.  They changed the date from December 25th of last year.  The Sony leaks revealed head honchos thought it was unsalvageable.  Then critics were shown the film two days before

TOMORROWLAND – With Disney’s new sci-fi, Is Brad Bird flying too high?

Cinema Siren reviews Tomorrowland

How much does the power of hope influence the course of our lives?  Is pessimism a destructive force?  Is optimism & positivity essential to our future? Brad Bird says so, and shows it in Tomorrowland, starring George Clooney, Hugh Laurie,

Mad Spectacular Max-Mad Max: Fury Road Movie Review

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Cinema Siren reviews Fury Road and includes interviews with Charlize Theron, Tom Hardy, director George Miller, and Nicholas Hoult. Those who love the  Mad Max franchise will love it, those who hate car chase movies, but love arty, intense films

The Avengers: Age of Ultron Movie Review: So “X”citing


  The Avengers: Age of Ultron, directed by Joss Whedon releases this week. Does it measure up to the first Avengers film? Does the addition of Scarlet Witch, Quicksilver and Vision add to the story? How will new information about

The Age of Adaline Review: Is pretty enough to save a romance movie?

Cinema Siren The Age of Adaline review

    Cinema Siren-The Age of Adaline review:  the counter programming to Avengers: The Age of Ultron. So much pretty and so little real substance. Thank goddess for the older actors. And who greenlit that narration? Watch it now! [cinemasiren] Want



What happens when a genius plays God? Are his creations his to destroy? Writer Alex Garland’s first feature as director examines artificial intelligence, morality, and the future in Ex Machina. Cinema Siren critiques this tense, fascinating film and has an

Clouds of Sils Maria film review: Kristen Stewart & Juliette Binoche-powerful women on film


  Want an awesome indie supporting women? Kristen Stewart won a Best Supporting Actress Cesar Award for Clouds of Sils Maria, starring Juliette Binoche and costarring Chloe Moretz. Cinema Siren reviews this character drama about the passage of time, aging,

Furious 7: Trailer, Review, and Interviews

Furious 7

Cinema Siren reviews Furious 7, which is dedicated to Paul Walker, and boasts a diverse cast, more explosions, races, and fights than ever before! Vin Diesel, Jason Statham, Michelle Rodriguez, Dwayne Johnson, Kurt Russel, Ludacris, Gal Gadot, Tony Jaa, and

Danny Collins Movie Review

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Three great stage actors in one movie: Al Pacino, Bobby Cannavale and Christopher Plummer…Did you know Al wrote a fan letter to Christopher Plummer? That Bobby Cannavale used to bless his opening night by saying Al would come to the

Seymour: An Introduction- Review and Trailer


There is something as resonant and beautiful in a wise authentic person, someone who genuinely walks his talk, as there is the sounding of a single note on a Steinway piano. When life or music are played with passion and