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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 10/24/14

Posted by flicknation on October - 23 - 2014

Two veteran Hollywood stars get the best reviews of their careers. One is likely headed for the Oscars for a stunning tour-de-force performance. The other likely, is not. Hosted by Dennis Willis.  

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 10/10/14

Posted by flicknation on October - 9 - 2014

Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall square off in The Judge, Alexander might be having a bad day, and Dracula is still undead.  

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 9/26/14

Posted by flicknation on September - 25 - 2014

Denzel Washington and director Antoine Fuqua reboot the 80s TV show The Equalizer. Too bad they forget to have some fun.  

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 9/12/14

Posted by flicknation on September - 11 - 2014

James Gandolfini’s final movie drops, No Good Deed goes unpunished by critics, and yes, there is a sequel to Dolphin Tale.  

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Flick Nation: Summer 2014 Scorecard

Posted by flicknation on August - 28 - 2014

Dennis Willis breaks down the hits and misses of the 2014 summer movie season.  

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 8/15/14

Posted by flicknation on August - 14 - 2014

The Expendables 3 brings together Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Harrison Ford, Mel Gibson, and half of Hollywood – but is it any good? plus, the latest documentary from director Alex Gibney, and SF’s chance to be the first to see The Trip to Italy. Hosted by Dennis Willis.  

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 8/01/14

Posted by flicknation on July - 31 - 2014

Marvel’s long-awaited Guardians of the Galaxy blasts off and it’s a huge crowd-pleaser with attitude! Hosted by Dennis Willis.  

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 7/25/14

Posted by flicknation on July - 24 - 2014

Scarlett Johansson plays a woman who unlocks 100% of her brain in Luc Besson’s crazy action flick Lucy, Colin Firth and Emma Stone verbally joust in Woody Allen’s Magic in the Moonlight, and Michael Douglas stars with Diane Keaton for the first time in director Rob Reiner’s comedy And So it Goes. Hosted by Dennis  [ Read More ]

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 7/18/14

Posted by flicknation on July - 16 - 2014

Zack Braff challenges the status quo with his Kickstarter-funded drama Wish I Was Here, Richard Linklater brings his masterpiece Boyhood to San Francisco with a series of exclusive Q&A sessions, and the SF Symphony presents Pixar in Concert. Hosted by Dennis Willis.

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 7/11/14

Posted by flicknation on July - 9 - 2014

Andy Serkis dominates the soulful, thrilling sequel Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Hosted by Dennis Willis.

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 7/04/14

Posted by flicknation on July - 2 - 2014

Life Itself is a stirring documentary about Roger Ebert, one of the most iconic film critics of the 20th century. Hosted by Dennis Willis.

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 6/27/14

Posted by flicknation on June - 25 - 2014

Michael Bay’s fourth Transformers opus Age of Extinction reboots the series with Mark Wahlberg and planet-shaking destruction. Hosted by Dennis Willis.

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 6/20/14

Posted by flicknation on June - 19 - 2014

Clint Eastwood’s latest film is the adaptation of the Broadway smash Jersey Boys. John Lloyd Young, Michael Lomenda and Erich Bergen discuss the audition process and Eastwood’s realistic approach. Hosted by Dennis Willis.

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 6/06/14

Posted by flicknation on June - 4 - 2014

Tom Cruise dies over and over in the surprisingly entertaining Edge of Tomorrow, the filmed version of the play Driving Miss Daisy hits the big screen, and director Bobcat Goldthwait goes hunting for Bigfoot. Hosted by Dennis Willis.

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 5/30/14

Posted by flicknation on May - 28 - 2014

Seth MacFarlane follows his breakthrough smash Ted with an epic western comedy that also stars Charlize Theron, Sarah Silverman and Liam Neeson. But is it any good? Hosted by Dennis Willis.

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