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'Seventh Son' gets a DVD release

The film “Seventh Son” will be released to DVD on Tuesday, May 26. According to the website http://www.dvdsreleasedates.com/, the plot is as...


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Johnny Sokko and his flying robot stars of 'Voyage Into Space'

Video Rewind is a review of an avant-garde, cultish, or otherwise odd film that has a small or large following. That means, by its fans, it can be watched over and...


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'Mad Max: Fury Road' and the pleasure of smart contrarians

I will admit to being a bit puzzled by the aggressive, near-unanimous praise for director George Miller's "Mad Max: Fury Road." Not because I didn't like it, mind...


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Survivor finale Wednesday: Roy contestant craves hot dogs

ROY — On the eve of the Survivor finale, Roy contestant Sierra Dawn Thomas reflects on the lasting friendships she has made, and how she has missed...


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'Mad Max: Fury Road' is unapologetically relentless, but don't

REVIEW THE FILM: ’Mad Max: Fury Road’ CRITIC RATING: *** STARRING: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult BEHIND THE SCENES: Over 80...




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'Pitch Perfect 2' exists as a slapstick showcase for a cappella

REVIEW THE FILM: ’Pitch Perfect 2’ CRITIC RATING: *** STARRING: Rebel Wilson, Anna Kendrick, Hailee Steinfeld, Brittany Snow, John Michael Higgins...


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'Far from the Madding Crowd' a soaring rendition of the Hardy

REVIEW THE FILM: ’Far From the Madding Crowd’ CRITIC RATING: ***1/2 STARRING: Carey Mulligan, Matthias Schoenaerts, Michael Sheen BEHIND THE...


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'Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem' infuriating to watch, but

REVIEW THE FILM: ’Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem’ CRITIC RATING: ***1/2 STARRING: Ronit Elkabetz, Simon Abkarian, Gabi Amrani PLAYING: At the...


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The rise of Linda Cardellini

If you’re a voracious consumer of popular culture, then you’ll be familiar with the phenomenon whereby an actor suddenly rises from a cult part to...


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Documentary on salmon at Peery’s

On Thursday, May 21, Weber State University Shaw Gallery and the Utah Film Center present “The Breach,” a documentary film featuring the declining...


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