Archive for the ‘At the Movies’ Category

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 1/30/15

Posted by flicknation on January - 29 - 2015

Kevin Costner is a widowed grandfather fighting for custody in Black or White, the 1981-set crime thriller A Most Violent Year expands into more theaters, and Project Almanac spend more time concerning itself with it’s shaky camera than it’s shaky script. Hosted by Dennis Willis.  

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 1/23/15

Posted by flicknation on January - 22 - 2015

Jennifer Aniston’s Cake is better than expected, Johhny Depp channels his inner Clouseau, and George Lucas’ post-Star Wars musical is just as bad as it seems like it will be. Host by Dennis Willis.  

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Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 1/13/15

Posted by flicknation on January - 12 - 2015

Did Ben Affleck kill his wife in Gone Girl? Alfred Molina and John Lithgow anchor the ensemble Love is Strange, and Liam Neeson plays a bad guy for hire in A Walk Among the Tombstones. Hosted by Dennis Willis. ALSO IN STORES: Boardwalk Empire: The Complete Fifth Season DuckTales, The Movie: Treasure of the Lost  [ Read More ]

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 1/09/15

Posted by flicknation on January - 8 - 2015

Liam Neeson and his particular set of skills return in Taken 3, Joaquin Phoenix leads a cast of crazies in Paul Thomas Anderson’s adaptation of Thomas Pynchon’s Inherent Vice, and Selma expands onto more screens.  

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – Christmas Edition

Posted by flicknation on December - 23 - 2014

The Interview makes a surprise appearance, Meryl Streep and Johnny Depp go Into the Woods, Selma makes a bid for Oscar history, and the SFFCC’s choice for best film of the year is now available.  

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Steve Wagner’s Top Ten Films of 2014

Posted by flicknation on December - 22 - 2014

by Steve Wagner Before we gaze into the crystal ball of films-recently-past and honor the best of 2014, I want to admit that one of the best times I had at the movies all year was watching It’s a Wonderful Life on television the other night. It had been at least 20 years since I  [ Read More ]

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 12/19/14

Posted by flicknation on December - 18 - 2014

The Hobbit calls it a (very long) day, A Night at the Museum bids farewell to Robin Williams, and it’s a hard-knock life for remakes of beloved musicals.  

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Flick Nation; At the Movies – 12/12/14

Posted by flicknation on December - 12 - 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch defies an impossible code, Chris Rock defies our expectations, and Moses defies our patience.  

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 12/05/14

Posted by flicknation on December - 4 - 2014

It’s Award Season catch-up time! this weekend, Reese Witherspoon gets Wild, and if you haven’t seen the brilliant Birdman or the challenging Foxcatcher, what are you waiting for?  

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 11/21/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 20 - 2014

Jennifer Lawrence stars in the much-anticipated Hunger Games sequel Mockingjay Part 1, and Foxcatcher boasts three of 2014′s best performances: Steve Carell, Mark Ruffalo, and Channing Tatum.  

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 11/07/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 6 - 2014

Two huge releases go head-to-head! Can Christopher Nolan’s space opera Interstellar compete with Disney’s animated action fantasy Big Hero 6? Is there enough room in the universe for Matthew Mcconaughey’s swagger and the lovable robot Baymax?  

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 10/31/14

Posted by flicknation on October - 30 - 2014

Jake Gyllenhaal brings the creepy, and Shaliene Woodley takes on her riskiest role to date.  

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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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