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Cinema Siren Reviews: Ant-Man and The Wasp & Sorry To Bother You

There are two wonderful movies coming to theaters this weekend, one by a huge studio, Marvel’s Ant-Man and The Wasp, and the other by a first time writer/director, being distributed by independent company Annapurna called Sorry To Bother You.  Both will take you to a completely other world, and both are great diversions depending on …

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Nancy & Ocean’s 8 Movie Reviews: Women Rule these June Joints

Complicated, multi-dimensional female characters are rarely portrayed onscreen.  It is even less common to see one that leaves the audience conflicted.  Those making decisions in Hollywood think surprises in the form of complicated women can be bad for business.  The result is that the 51% of filmgoers, aka WOMEN, are mostly treated to some version …

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Sicario Video Review: Beautifully Shot Brutality

In our new Sicario Video Review, Cinema Siren tells fans why the new film, while it may be difficult viewing, is still a must-see for Oscar watchdogs. Here is a written transcript: This week Canadian director Denis Villeneuve brings us the bloody, brutal film Sicario, starring Emily Blunt as a drug enforcement agent working to …

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Z for Zachariah Video Review: A Simple, Raw Chamber Drama Dressed in a Radiation Suit

With three hot actors, Margot Robbie, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Chris Pine playing the only characters in the film, it’s no wonder it was garnering such buzz at this year’s Sundance Festival. But is this post-apocalyptic character suspense-drama the living end? Watch: Here is the written transcript: British screenwriter Nissar Modi adapted Z FOR ZACHARIAH from …

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Star Wars Official Art: Star Wars Celebration, Mike Kungl Star Wars art

  An Animation and Film Art News (AFAN) about the art of Star Wars Celebration, and official art by Star Wars artist Mike Kungl-What sorts of art, how much $$, where to get it..Check it out and subscribe here for all animation and film art news! Other videos: MARVEL art: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=72FRB6QZdRM FROZEN art: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jOyuc-jejvA CINDERELLA …

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‘Birdman’ (or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance): Movie Review, Trailer

Where the heck has Michael Keaton been, you may ask yourself, and who cares, anyway? See director Alehandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s spread of spectacularly broken characters in Birdman and you’ll have your answer. It includes Keaton’s starring, and possibly award-winning turn, as a washed up superhero looking for a comeback and acceptance as a “real actor”. …

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