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‘Bombshell’ Shreds Ailes, Trump and Storytelling 101
5 hours ago

‘Bombshell’ Shreds Ailes, Trump and Storytelling 101

It take a full hour for “Bombshell” to resemble an actual movie.

Until that point, it’s a screeching op-ed against all things Fox News, real and imagined.

The “real” part …
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7 Uncomfortable Questions ‘Bombshell’ Cast Should Answer
4 days ago

7 Uncomfortable Questions ‘Bombshell’ Cast Should Answer

Few films have earned as much free publicity as “Bombshell.”

The film, in select theaters Dec. 13, chronicles how Fox News founder Roger Ailes sexually harassed numerous female staffers while …
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Anti-Fox News ‘Bombshell’ Set to Bomb at Box Office?
2 weeks ago

Anti-Fox News ‘Bombshell’ Set to Bomb at Box Office?

Few recent films have garnered as much adoring press as “Bombshell,” and the movie won’t reach theaters for another two weeks.

The film, from “Game Change” director Jay Roach, follows …
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Hollywood Declares War on Ailes, Fox News?
8 months ago

Hollywood Declares War on Ailes, Fox News?

Matt Lauer’s decades-long career came to a screeching halt thanks to the #MeToo movement.

The same is true of venerable news man Charlie Rose.

Hollywood has shown little interest in …
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This ‘Aquaman’ Easter Egg Means … Everything
11 months ago

This ‘Aquaman’ Easter Egg Means … Everything

“Easter eggs” can blow the lid off hidden meanings, foreshadow plot twists or even offer profound insights into humanity.

For instance, if you were paying attention to a bookshelf in …
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‘Aquaman’ Proves DC (Still) No Match for Marvel
12 months ago

‘Aquaman’ Proves DC (Still) No Match for Marvel

Boy, movies like “Aquaman” make you appreciate the MCU all the more.

No, the latest DC Comics saga isn’t “Suicide Squad” terrible. Not even close.

Still, watching “Aquaman’s” clanky attempts …
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Coppola’s ‘The Beguiled’ Squanders Its Pulpy Potential
2 years ago

Coppola’s ‘The Beguiled’ Squanders Its Pulpy Potential

A new Sofia Coppola movie is no longer an event.

It’s a reminder of a bright career not living up to its potential.

Who didn’t cheer her 2004 breakout hit …
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How ‘Family Fang’ Revives Dysfunctional Film Clans
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4 years ago

How ‘Family Fang’ Revives Dysfunctional Film Clans

“The Family Fang” is that kind of movie.

And with Jason Bateman behind the camera, it does more than lap its outlandish premise. It views the ties that bind us …
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‘Atlas Shrugged’ Team Takes Page from Ayn Rand
4 years ago

‘Atlas Shrugged’ Team Takes Page from Ayn Rand

The movies didn’t do much business at the box office, and critics were far from kind. However, just getting the movies made after decades of development hell seems to have …
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