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Exclusive Clip from Australian Suspense Drama WISH YOU WERE HERE

By at June 4, 2013 | 11:19 pm | 0 Comment

Exclusive Clip from Australian Suspense Drama WISH YOU WERE HERE

If your only view of Joel Edgerton this movie season has been in Baz Luhrmann's horribly misguided The Great Gatsby, you've now got another chance to see the overlooked, underrated actor stars in a better film: Wish You Were Here, a tense Australian drama that's part relationship conflict, part suspense mystery. Edgerton stars as a Sydney family man who spends one more...

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Not So Novel: THE GREAT GATSBY Film Review

By at May 9, 2013 | 9:45 pm | 2 Comments

Not So Novel: THE GREAT GATSBY Film Review

2 / 5 stars You don’t have to be an F. Scott Fitzgerald purist to dislike Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby. It’s easy for anyone to find wrongdoing with this new-look adaptation, even those who embrace co-writer/director Luhrmann’s oft-criticized earlier films (Romeo + Juliet, Moulin Rouge!) For a guy whose movies celebrate with gleaming glitz, more...

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Bloody Brothers: WARRIOR Film / DVD Review

By at November 20, 2011 | 11:25 pm | 3 Comments

Bloody Brothers: WARRIOR Film / DVD Review

4 /5 stars The Conlon brothers are on different sides of The American Dream gone foul. Tommy (Tom Hardy) is a meaty drunk, a once-dominant athlete with a now-questionable past. Brendan (Joel Edgerton) is a high school physics teacher, a family man with UFC battle days behind him and a home foreclosure in front of him. In Gavin O'Connor's gutsy, commercially more...

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