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    Tyler Perry Battle-of-the-Sexes Sequel Debuts on DVD

    For years, four very close couples, friends since college, have been taking an annual vacation together to luxurious getaway spots to reconnect, reminisce, and reflect on the state of their marital relationships. Their previous...

    Ogre Matches Wits with Rumpelstiltskin in Uninspired Franchise Finale

    As first adapted to the screen in 2001 from William Steig’s popular children’s book, Shrek was an enchanting fairy tale with a marvelous moral about appreciating each other’s inner beauty. While delivering that heartwarming...

    Top Ten DVD List for July 5th

    Richard Pryor Here and Now / Richard Pryor Live on the Sunset Strip The Making of the President Robert Rodriguez Mexico Trilogy Mysteries at the Museum – Season One 13 Assassins The Complete Gidget Collection Gettysburg / Gods...

    Jaded Teacher and Single-Mom Join Forces in Uplifting Tale of Female Empowerment

    In 2010, California passed the nation’s first “Parent Trigger Law,” a bill which enables a neighborhood with an underperforming public school to fire the principal, replace the staff and convert it to a charter...

    Latent Lesbian Summons Courage in Out-of-the-Closet Drama

    Seventeen-year-old Alike (Adepero Oduye) has been hiding a big secret from her parents, namely, that she’s gay. But that fact is becoming more and more difficult for the latent lesbian to suppress, given the...

    Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

    BIG BUDGET FILMS Columbiana (PG-13 for violence, sexuality, intense action sequences, disturbing images and brief profanity) Revenge thriller, set in Bogota, Colombia, about a young girl (Zoe Saldana) who grows up to be a cold-blooded...

    Andrew Garfield Stars in Reboot of Marvel Comics Franchise

    When Columbia Pictures first brought Spider-Man to the big screen in 2002, the Marvel Comics adaptation was such a box-office bonanza that it spawned a couple of equally-phenomenal sequels. Now, just a decade later,...

    Eco-Documentary Examines Toll Exacted by Unchecked Consumption of Natural Resources

    Whether or not recent atmospheric trends are due to global warming, it’s pretty clear that humanity is playing a large part in climate change. But rather than engaging in silly debates about whether we’re...

    Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

    BIG BUDGET FILMS Apollo 18 (Unrated) Found-footage horror flick, set in 1974, shedding light on a government cover-up of a NASA space mission on which the crew of astronauts were attacked by parasitic life forms...

    Academy Award-Winning Best Picture Arrives on DVD

    The year is 1927, and George Valentin (Jean Dujardin) is at the height of a flourishing career as a matinee idol. But that is also the year marking the introduction of talkies, an innovation...

    Godfather of Rap Belatedly Gets His Due in Jaw-Dropping Bio-Pic

    Clarence Reid is a legendary songwriter who wrote R&B hits back in the 60s and 70s for everyone from Sam & Dave to KC & the Sunshine Band. What many people don’t know, however,...

    Nick Cannon Makes Directorial Debut with Help of Star-Studded Cast

    Nick Cannon is a versatile entertainer; actor, comedian, rapper, radio DJ, TV host and as the husband of pop dive Mariah Carey. With School Dance, Nick steps behind the camera to add filmmaker to...

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