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MOVIE: GHOSTBUSTERS 2016

MOVIE: GHOSTBUSTERS 2016

Joyce Kulhawik July 20, 2016 0

Who ya gonna call? Well in 2016 it’s the all-female GHOSTBUSTERS, a re-envisioning, if you will (and many wouldn’t), of the 1984 cult classic played by a fabulous foursome: Melissa McCarthy, and SNL’s Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, and Leslie

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MOVIE: SUMMER 2016 MOVIE DOLDRUMS

MOVIE: SUMMER 2016 MOVIE DOLDRUMS

Joyce Kulhawik July 13, 2016 0

This summer at the movies sucks. I normally despise that expression but it accurately describes the vacuum that is this summer’s movie season. Underwhelming fare is now playing on mainstream screens everywhere, and I am searching like crazy for things

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MOVIES: NOW YOU SEE ME 2

MOVIES: NOW YOU SEE ME 2

Joyce Kulhawik June 9, 2016 4

Get ready for the first great entertainment at the movies this summer which trades comic book action heroes for the lords of legerdemain known as The Four Horsemen: NOW YOU SEE ME 2! I couldn’t take my eyes

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FLICKS 4 CHICKS CONTEST! ENTER NOW!

FLICKS 4 CHICKS CONTEST! ENTER NOW!

Joyce Kulhawik March 23, 2016 3

                  One day we won’t need a FLICKS4CHICKS contest, but you may have perhaps noticed that it keeps raining men at the movies. From macho superheroes and shoot ’em up

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OSCAR NOMS/SNUBS/SUDDEN DEATHS

OSCAR NOMS/SNUBS/SUDDEN DEATHS

Joyce Kulhawik January 15, 2016 2

What an intense week. I cannot write anything else before expressing how heartbroken I was to learn that brilliant actor Alan Rickman and musical icon David Bowie died–both Londoners, both at age 69 of cancer. Bowie

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MOVIE: THE MARTIAN

MOVIE: THE MARTIAN

Joyce Kulhawik October 1, 2015 2

THE MARTIAN or (How a Geeked-out Gardener Saved His Own Life) stars our most down to earth actor in an out of this world saga that grabs us in its first few minutes, takes us on a wild ride, and features a

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MOVIE: WOODS HOLE FILM FESTIVAL 2015

MOVIE: WOODS HOLE FILM FESTIVAL 2015

Joyce Kulhawik July 22, 2015 1

I know — it’s summer at the movies, but fear not — there is a way to block those brainless blockbusters with more satisfying alternatives: The 24th annual Woods Hole Film Festival, the oldest on

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SUMMER MOVIES: INSIDE OUT/MAGIC MIKE XXL/A LITTLE CHAOS/INFINITELY POLAR BEAR

SUMMER MOVIES: INSIDE OUT/MAGIC MIKE XXL/A LITTLE CHAOS/INFINITELY POLAR BEAR

Joyce Kulhawik July 10, 2015 1

I’ve seen a raft of films of late—some float, some I’d push overboard. Here’s a list, sink or swim: INSIDE OUT: Disney/Pixar’s latest is among its greatest animated offerings, a 3D computer-generated, comedy/drama. We get

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MOVIES: JURASSIC WORLD/TOMORROWLAND/I’LL SEE YOU IN MY DREAMS/ABOUT ELLY

MOVIES: JURASSIC WORLD/TOMORROWLAND/I’LL SEE YOU IN MY DREAMS/ABOUT ELLY

Joyce Kulhawik June 18, 2015 1

The blockbusters and the hidden gems are battling it out this summer, and here are the winners and losers according to my calculations. I bit the bullet and saw the number one movie in the

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SUMMER MOVIE PREVIEW: WHAT I WANT TO SEE!

SUMMER MOVIE PREVIEW: WHAT I WANT TO SEE!

Joyce Kulhawik April 22, 2015 4

The summer blockbuster season is upon us– superhero sequels, animated adventures, and crazy comedies. My tastes are somewhat different from your average 14 year old boy, so keep that in mind as you peruse the list below.

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