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Reeling it in: 'Chef' a perfect dinner in a movie

...high budgeted fare, found early success with a cheap and cheesy, but nonetheless terrifying, "The Evil Dead." George Lucas may have made his mark in a galaxy far, far away, but very little he's ever done can match the pure joy of "American...
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Where it started: ?Hannibal? not so delectable

?Hannibal Rising? The Weinstein Co. 1 hour, 57 minutes Prequels, thanks to our buddy George Lucas, have become the film flavor de jeur lately and, though I usually support any continuation of a great story (I?d love to see...
'Jumper' a good idea gone bad

...For a long time, I've assumed that there's a good actor in there, just one in need of the kind of direction George Lucas obviously can't give. Christensen is also the star of a movie I really like, "Shattered Glass," where his performance...
AK military gets peek at Tuskegee film

...inspired by the black airmen group that broke segregation and fought during World War II. It was executive produced by George Lucas and directed by Anthony Hemingway. It stars Cuba Gooding Jr. and Terrence Howard. "Our 477th Fighter group is a...
Reeling It In: The best of films, the worst of films

...completely forget that she wasted a good six years of her life playing the flat and ineffectual Princess Amidala for George Lucas. This movie is, indeed, dark, but, as an added bonus, won't make you want to drive your car into a telephone...
Educational show returns to Triumvirate

...performances scheduled. The depiction of Les Anderson?s 1985 battle with a record 97 pound king salmon, as imagined by George Lucas, ranged all over Triumvirate?s space in the Peninsula Center Mall. That?s right, there are light sabres in this...
'Wolfman' wins points for style

...unparalleled, which is no surprise considering he mentored with two of the most successful fantasy filmmakers of all time, George Lucas and Steven Spielberg. Interestingly, it was Johnston who came up with the look of both Yoda and Boba Fett, according...
John Carter wild, but worth it

...form in 1917, and since then a whole world of pulp fiction has grown up using the tropes established in the series. George Lucas relies heavily on the world Burroughs created, from the very character of Princess Leia, to specifically terminology...
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Here's the thing about 'The Thing' easily be a fan of everything from a rock band to your uncle's choice of sandwich. It's fandom that's kept George Lucas in solid gold bunny slippers since the early 80s. Fans are the reason a show as insipid as "Two and a Half Men" can't...
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Red Tails

Synopsis: The thrilling true story of the Tuskegee Airmen buzzes to the big screen in this epic war adventure from executive producer George Lucas and first-time feature director Anthony Hemingway. In the fire and chaos of World War II, the U.S. military recruits a fearless group of African-American fighter pilots to help reclaim the skies over Europe. Discriminated against both as citizens and as soldiers, the Tuskegee Airmen take flight in planes distinguished by distinctive red tails, and fight to defeat the tyranny of the Axis powers. As a result of their bravery, the pilots emerge as true heroes, and prove that all men are truly created equal. Terrence Howard, Cuba Gooding Jr., and Bryan Cranston star. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Terrence Howard, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Bryan Cranston, Nate Parker, David Oyelowo Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review


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