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reviewed The Impossible. January 25
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'The Impossible' Starring Naomi Watts & Ewan McGregor
Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor star as parents who take their three sons to Thailand on vacation where they become victims of the deadly tsunami of 2004.      Every minute of this true …
reviewed 'Dallas Buyers Club'. October 30, 2013
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'Dallas Buyers Club'
   By Joan Alperin Schwartz First thing I must say is that Matthew McConaughey has become one hell of an actor...   From 'Killer Joe' to 'Paper Boy' followed by 'Mud' …
reviewed 'Dallas Buyers Club'. October 30, 2013
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'Dallas Buyers Club'
   By Joan Alperin Schwartz First thing I must say is that Matthew McConaughey has become one hell of an actor...   From 'Killer Joe' to 'Paper Boy' followed by 'Mud' …
reviewed 12 Years A Slave (2013 film). October 16, 2013
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'12 Years A Slave' directed by Steve McQueen
   By Joan Alperin Schwartz '12 Years A Slave' directed by the extremely talented, Steve McQueen, ('Shame') is simply put...Brilliant.             …
reviewed Captain Phillips (2013 film). October 12, 2013
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'Captain Phillips' directed by Paul Greengrass
Fact-based films work and sometimes they don’t. Some stick to the facts, while some tend to add fiction to drive entertainment value. After Paul Greengrass’ semi-documentary film “United …
reviewed Captain Phillips (2013 film). October 09, 2013
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'Captain Phillips' directed by Paul Greengrass
By Joan Alperin Schwartz There are three reasons to see this film.   Number One: This is one of the best directed films I've seen in 2013.   Number Two: Tom Hanks as Captain Phillips …
reviewed Zero Dark Thirty. January 12, 2013
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Zero Dark Thirty
      Fiction or not, Bigelow's supposed docu-thriller about the work that led to Bin Laden's final seconds is a cinematic gem. An extraordinary film that, by my surprise, …
reviewed Zero Dark Thirty. January 05, 2013
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Zero Dark Thirty
Director Kathryn Bigelow’s “Zero Dark Thirty” may be one of the most anticipated films of 2012 and one of the must-see films on my list. It started limited releases in select cities …
reviewed The Impossible. December 18, 2012
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'The Impossible' Starring Naomi Watts & Ewan McGregor
By Joan Alperin Schwartz   'The Impossible' starts out on an airplane.  A lovely British family, Maria Bennet (Naomi Watts), her husband, Henry (Ewan McGregor) and their three young …
reviewed Zero Dark Thirty. December 16, 2012
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Zero Dark Thirty
By Joan Alperin Schwartz   'Zero Dark Thirty' directed by the brilliant Kathryn Bigelow and written by her partner, Mark Boals ('The Hurt Locker') opens with the horrific voices …
reviewed The Sessions. October 18, 2012
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'The Sessions' Starring John Hawkes and Helen Hunt
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reviewed 'My Week with Marilyn'. July 08, 2012
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'My Week with Marilyn'
When Colin Clark, the wealthy son of a nobleman, was twenty-three, he worked as a third assistant director for Sir Laurence Olivier on the set of THE PRINCE AND THE SHOWGIRL. The movie co-starred Olivier …
reviewed 'My Week with Marilyn'. June 07, 2012
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'My Week with Marilyn'
I remember when I was in Hollywood a few years ago and was on the Walk of Fame.  Out of all of the stars, the one that I saw the most people taking pictures of and literally laying next to on the …
posted a Quick Tip about We Bought a Zoo. May 28, 2012
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'We Bought A Zoo' Starring Matt Damon
Matt Damon was the reason I went for the movie. The little girl (starring Maggie Elizabeth Jones) is who caught my heart! A movie that leaves you with the fuzzy feelings when you leave the theater. Nothing …
reviewed We Bought a Zoo. May 27, 2012
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'We Bought A Zoo' Starring Matt Damon
It's not often that a movie comes out suitable for the whole family to watch that will actually keep you engaged, interested and wanting more, with characters that are just as appealing - well, this …
reviewed 'My Week with Marilyn'. March 20, 2012
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'My Week with Marilyn'
The troubled production of “The Prince and the Showgirl” in 1957, as seen through the eyes of a young crewman, focuses on the emotionally fragile Marilyn Monroe (Michelle Williams). Her crippling …
reviewed We Bought a Zoo. January 11, 2012
'We Bought A Zoo' Starring Matt Damon
Matt Damon stars as a recent widower and father who decides his family needs a big change to help them deal with their grief. He buys a run-down private zoo and, with the help of the zookeeper (Scarlett …
reviewed We Bought a Zoo. December 29, 2011
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'We Bought A Zoo' Starring Matt Damon
WE BOUGHT A ZOO Written by Aline Brosh McKenna and Cameron Crowe Directed by Cameron Crowe Starring Matt Damon, Scarlett Johansson and Thomas Hayden Church   In 2006, a man by the name of Benjamin …
reviewed We Bought a Zoo. December 27, 2011
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'We Bought A Zoo' Starring Matt Damon
Star Rating:         In August of 2006, the Mee family of Devon, England – consisting of DIY columnist and animal lover Benjamin, his brother Duncan, his mother Amelia, …
reviewed We Bought a Zoo. December 21, 2011
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'We Bought A Zoo' Starring Matt Damon
         By Joan Alperin Schwartz      'Sometimes all you need is 20 seconds of insane courage and I promise something great will …
reviewed 'My Week with Marilyn'. November 26, 2011
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'My Week with Marilyn'
MY WEEK WITH MARILYN Written by Adrian Hodges Directed by Simon Curtis Starring Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne and Kenneth Branagh   Marilyn Monroe: All people see is Marilyn Monroe. As …
reviewed 'My Week with Marilyn'. November 21, 2011
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'My Week with Marilyn'
      By Joan Alperin Schwartz      When the film 'My Week With Marilyn' directed by Simon Curtis, begins...we see Marilyn Monroe on …
reviewed The Baader Meinhof Complex. July 14, 2011
THE BAADER MEINHOF COMPLEX
Based on the authoritative biographical text by Stefan Aust, this fourth collaboration from Uli Edel and Bernd Eichinger (of Christiane F. fame) examines the Red Army Faction's eventful first decade. …
posted a Quick Tip about The Baader Meinhof Complex. May 12, 2011
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THE BAADER MEINHOF COMPLEX
This was Germany's entry in the 81st academy awards. It is tough, gritty and a fast-paced thriller that covers the birth of the RAF movement. A knowledge of the true events may aid in the appreciation …
reviewed A Child Called "It". July 22, 2010
A Child Called
A child called it, is by far one of the most sad story's I've ever read. Its about a boy who grows up getting abused terribly by his mother. Every page in this book is depressing. Its just really …
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