Gabriela Cowperthwaite talks The Grab

Director Gabriela Cowperthwaite discusses The Grab, a geopolitical thriller featuring hard-hitting journalism and compelling storytelling. Governments, private investors, and mercenaries are working behind the scenes to seize food and water from unknowing populations. In short, they are becoming the new OPEC but rather than oil, they are seeking to control our food. We’re already seeing the impact on our wallets during every trip to the grocery store as products keep increasing in price. As increases…

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The Parallax View Marks 50th Anniversary

The Parallax View–Alan J. Pakula’s political thriller starring Warren Beatty–marks the 50th anniversary since its 1974 theatrical release. Up until last week, I had never seen the film. What piqued my interest in it was the influence of Alan J. Pakula films and other similar political thrillers on Jurassic World: Chaos Theory. Interestingly enough, it just happens to be the film’s 50th anniversary this year. It’s quite possible that I would have ended up watching…

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Inside Out 2: Riley’s Mind Gets Crowded As Teen Years Begin

Riley’s mind becomes crowded when additional emotions take the controls in Pixar’s Inside Out 2, a sequel to their 2015 Oscar winner. There is a scene after the credits. Pete Docter has a way of making Pixar magic. However, he is not directing the sequel–instead, Kelsey Mann is directing. With Mann helming, Anxiety (Maya Hawke) is about to be front and center in Riley Andersen’s (Kensington Tallman) mind. After all, adolescence brings on its whole…

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U.S. Olympic Trials – Swimming and Diving – Paris 2024

Swimming and Diving headline nine consecutive nights of primetime coverage during the U.S. Olympic Trials ahead of the 2024 Paris Olympics. Seven-time Olympic gold medalists Katie Ledecky and Caeleb Dressel headline NBC Olympics’ live coverage of the U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Swimming beginning this Saturday, June 15, at 11 a.m. ET on Peacock, live from Lucas Oil Stadium, home of the NFL’s Indianapolis Colts, in what will be the first time in history that…

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Olympics: NBC Announces More Commentators – Paris 2024

NBC announced commentators for swimming, diving, track & field, and gymnastics ahead of both the U.S. Olympic Trials and 2024 Paris Olympics. The next set of U.S. Olympic Trials will take place from June 15-30 across NBC, Peacock and USA Network. As such, the roster of announcers for those four sports for NBCUniversal’s coverage of the Games of the XXXIII Olympiad in Paris this summer was announced this week. The Opening Ceremony of the Paris…

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Brats Reclaims the Narrative in Brat Pack Documentary

Inspired by his book of the same name, actor-filmmaker Andrew McCarthy revisits the Brat Pack in the new Hulu documentary, Brats. “You couldn’t ignore me if you tried.” – John Bender (Judd Nelson) What do you think of when you hear the word “brat?” It usually has a negative connotation, right? You can probably imagine why the stars featured in this film were not a fan of being coined a member of the Brat Pack?…

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Inside Out Is Still An Iconic Classic At Nine Years

Inside Out is Pixar’s groundbreaking animated film from 2015 that vividly depicts the emotions governing the human mind. The film’s release came started a new streak for the studio. One year earlier in 2014, Pixar did not release a film. They more than made up for it in 2015 with the release of both Inside Out and The Good Dinosaur. What they did with this film? It was the mind-blowing stuff that just blows the…

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Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire Arrives on Home Video

Godzilla and Kong are at it again in Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire and audiences can now watch it on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and DVD. The film was previously released on digital. What follows is my original review from the theatrical release: Godzilla and King Kong are back in action in a new adventure as they take to the screen in Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire. I’m gonna be honest. The release…

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Bad Shabbos – Tribeca 2024

Bad Shabbos is going to go down in cinematic history as one of the funniest films to ever take place during a Shabbos dinner. Meeting the family that your child is marrying into can be stressful. The stress only increases is a child is converting and said family is a religious Jewish family. Let’s not kid ourselves–it is a stressful event for everyone! Add accidental manslaughter into the mix and just about anything that can…

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U.S. Olympic Trials: Making Team USA – Road to Paris 2024

NBCU will air more than 200 hours of coverage during the U.S. Olympic Trials for Team USA’s swimming, diving, track & field, and gymnastics teams. For the United States’ best and brightest athletes in swimming, diving, track & field, and gymnastics, the road to the Olympic Games Paris 2024 starts with Making Team USA Presented by Xfinity – the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Team Trials. NBCU is presenting more than 200 hours of Trials coverage,…

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