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Reeling It In: The best of films, the worst of films

...them. Not since Michael Mann's "Heat" or Antoine Fuqua's "Training Day" have I seen a potboiler done so well. "True Grit" I have long been a fan of the Coen Brothers, but never would I have guessed that they could apply their distinctive...
Reeling It In: And the Oscar goes to ... Billy Crystal?

...TLC to Twitter. There weren't a lot of surprises. "True Grit," probably my favorite movie of the year, got snubbed...of those nights, but I'll blame my blind hope that "True Grit" would pull a few out of the hat. It was a good time...
Title represents more than just a win

...state title. Indeed, it takes plenty of hard work and determination just to make it to a state tournament - and it takes true grit to battle through triple overtime in a title game. "It's that heart and refusal to quit that made this a special team...
'The Fighter' has shining script, direction

...good as the Academy seemed to think, giving her the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress. Really, Hailee Steinfeld from "True Grit" was far and away the better performer. That complaint aside, Leo is perfect in her role, rounding out a phenomenal...
Movie reviewer has possible Oscar nominees on radar

...Animated Feature" hands down. "True Grit" The Coen Brothers don't do many...a famous John Wayne movie like "True Grit," but they did it. I don't know...Matt Damon, both Oscar faves. "True Grit" comes out Christmas Day. "127...
Reeling it In: 'True Grit' a true masterpiece

"True Grit" Paramount Pictures 1 hour, 50 minutes...toward the end of the 1969 hit western "True Grit" was cinematic nirvana. In their remake...the original film. I remember seeing "True Grit" as a kid. It must have shown on television...

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Regina Ann Paul

...bounds." Another friend had also had written about Regina and her, "Humility, Charity and Love along with a lot of true grit and incredible strength and humor, wit and unexpected surprises that often made me, laugh out loud.Regina was preceded...

Now Playing Synopsis: 007 (Daniel Craig) becomes M's only ally as MI6 comes under attack, and a mysterious new villain emerges with a diabolical plan. James Bond's latest mission has gone horribly awry, resulting in the exposure of several undercover agents, and an all-out attack on M16. Meanwhile, as M (Judi Dench) plans to relocate the agency, emerging Chairman of the Intelligence and Security Committee Mallory (Ralph Fiennes) raises concerns about her competence while attempting to usurp her position, and Q (Ben Whishaw) becomes a crucial ally. Now the only person who can restore M's reputation is 007. Operating in the dark with only field agent Eve (Naomie Harris) to guide him, the world's top secret agent works to root out an enigmatic criminal mastermind named Silva (Javier Bardem) as a major storm brews on the horizon. Albert Finney also stars in the 23rd installment of the long-running spy series. The film was directed by Sam Mendes (American Beauty, Revolutionary Road) and shot by acclaimed cinematographer Roger Deakins (True Grit, The Reader, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford). ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Javier Bardem, Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Ender's Game

Opens Friday, Nov 1, 2013 Synopsis: Orson Scott Card's celebrated sci-fi novel is adapapted in this Summit Entertainment production directed by Gavin Hood (X-Men Origins: Wolverine). The pic surrounds a young boy (Hugo's Asa Butterfield) who is recruited to lead the human race against a hostile alien species by unknowingly being trained via a game. True Grit's Hailee Steinfeld co-stars. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Asa Butterfield, Harrison Ford, Hailee Steinfeld, Abigail Breslin, Brendan Meyer Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review



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