Patricia Velasquez took spooky methods to understand her character in ‘THE CURSE OF LA LLORONA’

April 20th, 2019 | Interviews, Movie Interview | 0 Comment

Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures. Preston Barta // Features Editor Opening in theaters this weekend is THE CURSE OF LA LLORONA, the latest addition to the CONJURING universe. It revolves around the family of a social worker and widow named Anna Garcia (Linda Cardellini). Anna is called to look into one of her cases and later suspects foul play after finding that the mother, Patricia (Patricia Velasquez of THE MUMMY franchise), has been locking her two young ...

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Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘THE KID WHO WOULD BE KING,’ welcome every 12-year-old’s new favorite movie

April 20th, 2019 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

James C. Clay // Film Critic THE KID WHO WOULD BE KING Rated PG, 117 minutes.Director: Joe CornishCast: Louis Serkis, Dean Chaumoo, Angus Imrie, Tom Taylor, Rhianna Dorris, Rebecca Ferguson and Patrick Stewart A film as charming and indelible as  THE KID WHO WOULD BE KING should have had more eyeballs pointed in its direction. Joe Cornish, who gave John Boyega his claim to fame in ATTACK THE BLOCK before the STAR WARS sequel-trilogy, is in touch with ...

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Movie Review: ‘LITTLE WOODS’ a gripping social drama that stings like pine needles

April 20th, 2019 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

James C. Clay // Film Critic LITTLE WOODS R, 105 minutes.Director: Nia DaCostaCast: Tessa Thompson, Lily James, James Badge Dale, Luke Kirby Bear with me as I quote Kanye West: “Having money is not everything, not having it is.” This anxiety is compounded ten fold in director Nia DaCosta’s film LITTLE WOODS, which portrays a space surrounded by danger, darkness, and beauty. There’s a meditative streak to this film, which has DaCosta ...

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