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Today’s consumers have more entertainment options than ever before thanks to technology and the explosion of new media outlets. That’s why Hollywood in Toto will help readers suss out the very best content across media. We all lead busy lives. Let’s consume only the highest quality movies, television shows and music with our limited leisure time.

HiT Review: Amazon’s ‘The Cosmopolitans’
4 years ago

HiT Review: Amazon’s ‘The Cosmopolitans’

By  •  Reviews, TV

The urbane wit behind “Metropolitan,” one of the most rewarding indies of the early 1990s, hasn’t been himself in recent years.

Follow-up films like “Barcelona,” “The Last Days of Disco” …
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Will ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Cement Place in TV Lore with Final Ride?
4 years ago

Will ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Cement Place in TV Lore with Final Ride?

By  •  TV

The show’s outspoken creator already delivered a saga for the ages, one teeming with violence, karma and one momma you never want to double cross – Katey Sagal’s inimitable Gemma.


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Top 5 Reasons Why ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ Soared
4 years ago

Top 5 Reasons Why ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ Soared

The 2011 starter kit, also known as “Captain America: The First Avenger,” added little to the superhero canon beyond a protracted set up for “The Avengers.”

Instead, the franchise’s first …
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FLASHBACK: ‘Obama’ Crew Feared Liberal Backlash
4 years ago

FLASHBACK: ‘Obama’ Crew Feared Liberal Backlash

Some Hollywood talent, eager to make ends meet, worked under pseudonyms during the infamous Blacklist era.

Americans who shared an unpopular political philosophy were hounded, questioned and even jailed for …
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Michael Douglas, Orlando Bloom to Headline Terrorist Thriller
4 years ago

Michael Douglas, Orlando Bloom to Headline Terrorist Thriller

Look no further than “The November Man,” the latest film following some CIA agents who operate under less than ethical guidelines.

Now, a new thriller promises to take a fresh …
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HiT Blu-ray Review: ‘Willow Creek’
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4 years ago

HiT Blu-ray Review: ‘Willow Creek’

The standup turned auteur makes the characters carrying those cameras three dimensional.

That’s nearly as groundbreaking as the film that unofficially started the found footage craze, 1999’s “The Blair Witch …
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Report: Sarandon, Redford Cover for Colo. Gov. Hickenlooper on Death Penalty
4 years ago

Report: Sarandon, Redford Cover for Colo. Gov. Hickenlooper on Death Penalty

When “Death Row Stories,” the CNN docu-series powered by Hollywood liberal Robert Redford and Susan Sarandon, got a major politician to say too much they left the material on the …
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Would Hillary Clinton Approve of ‘Madam Secretary?’
4 years ago

Would Hillary Clinton Approve of ‘Madam Secretary?’

By  •  TV

The same may not hold true for the title character in “Madam Secretary.” Is that by design?

The new CBS drama, set to debut at 8:30 p.m. EST Sept. 21, casts Tea Leoni …
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HiT Rewind: ‘Avatar’ (2009)
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4 years ago

HiT Rewind: ‘Avatar’ (2009)

  • Does the film still captivate in one less dimension?
  • Are those clunky lectures still obnoxious on a second viewing?
  • Did James Cameron get robbed of a Best Director Oscar?

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Why We Shouldn’t Fear a ‘Walking Dead’ Spin-off
4 years ago

Why We Shouldn’t Fear a ‘Walking Dead’ Spin-off

The moment the AMC horror series began attracting huge audiences it seemed like a copycat series was inevitable.

Now, one is heading our way, but the notion of yet another …
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