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Watch Q with Jian Ghomeshi for Free on FilmOn

7 hours ago

“Q with Jian Ghomeshi” is available for free viewing on FilmOn. The CBC radio show is now available in video format, giving you even more information on cultural affairs and entertainment news. The show, hosted by Jian Ghomeshi, provides viewers with awesome interviews from some of Canada’s biggest stars. “Q is your window to cultural affairs, arts & entertainment. Think of it as a portal into the people and ideas that shape the cultural landscape. Join host, Jian Ghomeshi, as he engages today’s top artists, critics and phenoms in conversation. Q is broadcast across North America and around the world on radio, television and online. You can listen, watch or  [ Read More ]

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Divergent Coming to DVD and Blu-ray August 5

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Divergent” is just the beginning of a brand new book-turned-movie franchise and if you saw it in the theaters, get ready to own it on Blu-ray Combo Pack (plus DVD and Digital HD), DVD (plus Digital), Video on Demand and Pay-Per-View Aug. 5. If you can’t wait until then, don’t fret; the film is already available on Digital HD. There’s going to be tons of special features on the home releases of the film, based on Veronica Roth’s number one New York Times best-selling book series. The special features (which are still subject to change) are as follows: Blu-ray Combo Pack Special Features: “Bringing Divergent to Life” Documentary “Faction Before  [ Read More ]

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Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Coming This December

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It would seem that the film no one knew was being made (or even expected was in production) was a brand new “Night at the Museum” film. Whether or not we expected it, wanted it, or needed it, it’s coming this December. “Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb” is the latest installment in the franchise, starring Ben Stiller, Robin Williams, Owen Wilson, Steve Coogan, Ricky Gervais, Dan Stevens, Rebel Wilson and Ben Kingsley. The film, directed by Shawn Levy follows Stiller’s character Larry once again as he has adventures with wax figures of historical characters. “Get ready for the wildest and most adventure-filled Night At the Museum ever  [ Read More ]

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Sinister 2 to Showcase More Murder with Official Release Date

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Sinister 2,’ the anticipated sequel to the 2012 hit horror film, ‘Sinister,’ is set to showcase more murder and mayhem when it hits theaters nationwide on August 21, 2015. The follow-up to the micro-budget acclaimed film will be distributed by Focus Features. Scott Derrickson, who helmed and co-wrote ‘Sinister,’ once again served as a co-scribe on the latest installment of the franchise with C. Robert Cargill. Ciaran Foy, who penned and directed the 2012 horror film, ‘Citadel,’ has taken on the directorial duties for ‘Sinister 2.’ The new film is being produced by eOne and Blumhouse Productions, which also served as one of the production companies on the original film.  [ Read More ]

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- Karen Benardello

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Get On Up Movie Review

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Get On Up Universal Pictures Reviewed for Shockya by Harvey Karten. Data-based on Rotten Tomatoes Grade:  C+ Director:  Tate Taylor Screenplay:  Story by Steven Baigelman, screenplay by Jez Butterworth, John-Henry Butterworth Cast: Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Nelsan Ellis, Lenni James, Tika Sumpter Screened at:  AMC Lincoln Square, NYC, 7/28/14 Opens:  August 1, 2014 It’s a fact that rap music has more white customers than black, so there is indeed a cross-over appeal of African-American music and dance.  It’s no secret that soul, with James Brown as its leading figure, has crossed over as well, making Tate Taylor’s “Get On Up” a potential box office blockbuster with audiences of  [ Read More ]

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- Harvey Karten

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Watch Occupy Television for Free on FilmOn

29 July 2014 12:45 PM, PDT

Occupy Television is available for free viewing on FilmOn. If you’re inspired by social activism, such as Occupy Wall Street and other social movements, Occupy Television is the channel you need to tune into. Occupy Television supports and promotes free speech, both on its channel and on its website, where there is a chat room and a place to suggest new shows. Here’s more about the channel. “Occupy Television facilitates the free speech of the Occupy movement in general. Occupy Television is not responsible for the views and opinions expressed in submitted content. The media united will never be defeated.” You can watch Occupy Television for free at FilmOn or  [ Read More ]

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Forrest Gump Coming Back to Theaters for Limited Time

29 July 2014 12:22 PM, PDT

As Forrest Gump said, “Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” Indeed, we didn’t know we were going to get “Forrest Gump” back in the theaters for a limited time! IMAX Corporation, Paramount Pictures and Warner Bros. Entertainment announced that RObert Zemeckis’ Oscar-winning film “Forrest Gump” will get an exclusive one-week IMAX re-release. The re-release coincides with the 20th anniversary of the film’s original 1994 release. The theatrical re-release starts Sept. 5. There will also be a special Diamond Luxe Blu-ray release from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Sept. 30. The special edition is packaged in durable and sophisticated collector-style packaging. “As a ground-breaking  [ Read More ]

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Halloween Complete Collection Blu-Ray Set Celebrated with Comic-Con Flash Mob

29 July 2014 12:02 PM, PDT

We all know that Halloween is Oct. 31, but this year, you’ll celebrate Halloween early. How early? Try Sept. 23. That’s the day the “Halloween Complete Collection” Blu-ray set will be available for Michael Myers fans everywhere! With so many films chronicling the heinous activities of Michael Myers, there has to be something big to celebrate, right? That big event happened at this past Comic-Con, in which there wasn’t just one, but many Michael Myers (and a witch) giving Comic-Con crowds a show. Actor/Choreographer Hector S. Quintana choreographed several volunteers for a big “Halloween”-themed flash mob. Rather than having me describe the flash mob performance for you, how about you  [ Read More ]

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 Gets A Teaser Trailer

29 July 2014 10:08 AM, PDT

Katniss is back! After the thrilling finale of “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” Katniss Everdeen becomes the new face and leader of the rebellion against The Capitol. She joins forces with the mysterious District 13 and Plutarch Heavensbee (Philip Seymour Hoffman) to bring President Snow (Donald Sutherland) down! Lionsgate released a new teaser to get fans excited for the third installment in The Hunger Games Saga. Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) finds herself in District 13 after she destroys the Games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and a  [ Read More ]

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Guardians of the Galaxy Gets A New Clip Featuring Star-Lord and Gamora

29 July 2014 9:39 AM, PDT

One of the biggest movies of 2014 is Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy.” The fourth movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase Two is the lead up to “The Avengers: Age of Ultron,” so it’s going to be interesting to see what Marvel has in store for comic book movie fans all around the world. Marvel and Disney released a new first look at “Guardians of the Galaxy” with a new TV Spot “An action-packed, epic space adventure, Marvel’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ expands the Marvel Cinematic Universe into the cosmos, where brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb  [ Read More ]

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Sin City 2: A Dame To Kill For Gets A Brand Red-Band New Trailer

29 July 2014 9:24 AM, PDT

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For” has been in the making since the success of the original “Sin City” movie in 2005. The sequel has Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller directing the film adaptation with an upcoming release this August. I was a big fan of the first movie as an exercise in comic book filmmaking, its sequel should be a welcomed follow up. With 9 year in between movies, maybe Rodriquez and Miller will give audiences something worth waiting for. The sequel film has the same “vignette” structure as the first movie. “A Dame to Kill For” Dwight McCarthy (Josh Brolin) is summoned by his former lover, Ava  [ Read More ]

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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Gets A New Trailer

29 July 2014 9:22 AM, PDT

Opening in theaters this December is the follow up to last year’s holiday hit “The Hobbit: The Desolation Smaug.” “The Battle of the Five Armies” sees Bilbo Baggins and his 13 Dwarf friends reaching the Lonely Mountain to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor and going back home to the Shire. Once inside, Bilbo’s expertise as a burglar comes in handy when he must retrieve the kingdom’s treasure. The only thing in his way is the dragon Smaug and the Five Armies. Warner Bros released a new TV spot featuring the confrontation between Bilbo and Smaug, as the Hobbit must outwit the evil dragon to survive. In the meantime,  [ Read More ]

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Interview: Dawn Davis Talks Harmony

29 July 2014 9:11 AM, PDT

Passionately trying to recognize and understand the powerful emotions and motivations behind a person’s actions can be a complex and intriguing journey. That ardent exploration of what drives a person to behave the way they do is the grippingly realistic motivating factor in the new short thriller, ‘Harmony.’ Director Logan Kibens’ drama, which is set to premiere at the 10th Annual HollyShorts Film Festival next month, features actress and executive producer Dawn Davis as an intuitive woman who puts faith in her cunning instincts to figure out what drives one of her neighbor’s aggressions. ‘Harmony’ follows Elle (Davis), a self-described clairvoyant Hospice nurse who reveals her ability to sense events  [ Read More ]

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Interview: Kelly Reilly Talks Calvary

28 July 2014 4:07 PM, PDT

Undergoing a tragic and heartbreaking crisis in life can bring about unexpected and diverse reactions amongst family members, as they strive to deal with their pain in their own ways. Contending with the distinct responses from a father and his daughter as they struggle with the death of his wife and her mother is the humanizing driving force in the new independent drama, ‘Calvary,’ from writer-director John Michael McDonagh. When the father underwent a spiritual change and decided to become a priest, his daughter felt emotionally abandoned as he devoted himself to the long-lost ideal of being forgiving to everyone around him. She only began to understand his notion to  [ Read More ]

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Our Leader the Mockingjay Arrives In The Hunger Games Teaser Trailer

28 July 2014 8:25 AM, PDT

The rebellion in Panem is surging forward with the release of the new official teaser trailer for the highly anticipated film, ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay-Part 1.’ The trailer, titled ‘Our Leader the Mockingjay,’ chronicles how the citizens and government officials in the utopian country that’s led by a totalitarian dictatorship are dealing with the newly launched rebellion. ‘Our Leader the Mockingjay’ follows Plutarch Heavensbee, the Head Gamemaker of the 75th Hunger Games who is now the leader of the rebellion movement in the Districts, as he tries to convince President Alma Coin, the leader of District 13, that Katniss can unite the citizens of Panem. Meanwhile, President Snow, who has  [ Read More ]

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- Karen Benardello

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Child of God Movie Review

28 July 2014 12:01 AM, PDT

Child Of God     Wellgo Releasing Reviewed for Shockya by Harvey Karten. Data-based on Rotten Tomatoes Grade:  B Director:  James Franco Screenplay:  James Franco, Vince Jolivette, based on the novel Child of God by Cormac McCarthy Cast:  Scott Haze, Tim Blake Nelson, Jim Parrack, Nina Ljeti, Brian Lally, James Franco Screened at:    Dolby88, NYC, 7/23/14 Opens:  August 1, 2014 Living close to nature is not what it’s cracked up to be.  Yeah, it’s fine for a week, if you’re into camping, but when you have to live like a feral animal in the hills of East Tennessee, virtually homeless with nary a shack within a mile, you could get mighty  [ Read More ]

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Lucy Movie Review

28 July 2014 12:01 AM, PDT

Lucy Universal Pictures Reviewed for Shockya by Harvey Karten. Data-based on Rotten Tomatoes Grade:  B Director:  Luc Besson Screenplay:  Luc Besson Cast:  Scarlett Johannson, Morgan Freeman, Pilou AsbaekMin-sik Choi, Clare Tran Screened at: NYC, 7/21/14 Opens:  July 25, 2014 At the movie’s conclusion, Lucy (Scarlett Johansson) states: “We’ve had life for a billion years.  Now we know what to do with it.”  What does she think we should do with our lives?  Presumably we should be able to stare at a gun and watch the bullets fall out harmlessly to the ground; look at a bunch of gangsters pointing Ak-47s at us and have them drop their pieces and  [ Read More ]

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