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Luke Kirby Explores the Mania and Magic of the Bipolar Mind in ‘Touched with Fire’

Love is a beautiful and dangerous thing in the new movie “Touched with Fire.” The film follows two bipolar poets, Marco (played by Luke Kirby) and Carla (Katie Holmes), as they meet during a mental hospital therapy session and begin an unlikely romance fueled by empathy and wild manic episodes involving ancient pyramid conspiracies and […]

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‘Race’ Chronicles the Rise of American Icon and Olympic Hero Jesse Owens

It’s been 80 years since track and field athlete Jesse Owens won four Olympic gold medals at the Berlin games in 1936, but what do you really know about Owens’ historic performance in Nazi Germany? Did you know Owens nearly skipped the games due to pressure by the NAACP? Did you know Owens was never […]

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Adam Pally Talks De Niro, Fatherhood, Fashion and ‘Dirty Grandpa’

Grandfathers say the darndest things, but you’ve never heard your grandfather say the things Robert De Niro does in the new movie “Dirty Grandpa.” The film begins as widower Dick Kelly (De Niro) guilt-trips his grandson Jason (Zac Efron) into driving him from Atlanta, Georgia to Boca Raton, Florida to recreate the annual road trip […]

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Cannibalism Meets Loneliness in Henry Rollins’ Horror Film ‘He Never Died’

Jack is a man of strict routine. Jack sleeps. Jack watches TV. Jack plays bingo. Jack eats at the local diner. Jack illegally purchases bags of blood from a hospital intern to quench his never-ending appetite for human flesh. Jack is the stone-faced anti-hero at the center of the new horror movie “He Never Died,” […]

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Oscar-Nominated ‘Anomalisa’ Is an Extraordinary Film About Ordinary Events

In an awards season highlighted by top performances from DiCaprio, Lawrence, Damon and Blanchett, who would have guessed the year’s most uniquely captivating stars would be… puppets? From the mind of Oscar-winning filmmaker Charlie Kaufman, the stop-motion animated film “Anomalisa” follows a motivational speaker named Michael Stone (voice of David Thewlis) as he travels to […]

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Golden Globe Nominee Alicia Vikander Talks Unconditional Love and Loss in ‘The Danish Girl’

Awards season is smiling upon actress Alicia Vikander. Earlier this month, the 27-year-old Swedish stunner achieved a rare feat when she was nominated for Golden Globe Awards in both the Best Supporting Actress and Best Actress categories. The Best Supporting Actress nod celebrates Vikander’s buzz-worthy turn as an artificially intelligent robot named Ava in director […]

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