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In the 2021 films, “Spider-Man” triumphs over Will Smith, “West Side Story”

LOS ANGELES — top stars. Enthusiastic reviews. Distribution strategies that rely solely on the big screen. Even the biggest prints failed to draw audiences away from home and to the theaters for many films in 2021. Will Smith’s “King Richard”, Steven Spielberg’s “West Side Story” and more than a dozen …

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No Way Home ‘becomes first post-pandemic film to surpass $ 1 billion at box office

Peter Parker’s good fortune continued over the holiday weekend as Hollywood gears up to close the books of a turbulent 2021. Even with fierce competition from the new Matrix and Sing movies, and growing concerns over the omicron variant, “Spider-Man: No Way Home” stuck to the # 1 spot and …

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13 movies like Scarface that you really need to see

When it comes to epic criminal sagas, The Godfather trilogy is, well, truly the godfather of all of them. While “The Godfather Part III” has its merits, the first two entries in Francis Ford Coppola’s classic film series are its most essential. Based on the bestselling Mario Puzzo novel, the …

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The 20 most romantic moments in Christmas movies, ranked

Listen, did you really think it wouldn’t be here? While many “Love Actually” sequences are already on this list, the cue card scene is the most iconic moment in the entire movie. It’s been parodied over and over again, and while it hasn’t aged as well as some of the …

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The best space movies of the 2000s, ranked

One of the best parts of a well-told story is a vibrant, emotional setting, and there is perhaps no greater canvas of the imagination than outer space. Humanity’s ability to explore space over the past century has blossomed alongside a deep interest in the great void above all realms of …

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Charlie Cox to star in Netflix spy drama “Betrayal”

With so much talk about whether or not the multi-talented Charlie Cox will return to the MCU as Daredevil, the actor continues to diversify his resume. As first reported by Deadline, Cox will go on to direct the cast of an upcoming spy series in the works at Netflix. Cox …

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Pedro Almodóvar’s soap opera features stunning performance by Penélope Cruz

Parallel mothers is proof that Pedro Almodóvar remains a major cinematographic force. Its screenplay is enhanced by the captivating performances of Penélope Cruz and Milena Smit. His soap opera melodrama sometimes plays a little too loud, though Parallel mothers remains a wonderful addition to Almodóvar’s filmography that shocks, intrigues and …

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A website of real drama characters and fan service

“Spider-Man: No Way Home” is at its best and worst when it reminds of other movies. Not only does he adopt a lot, many Dialogue lines from Raimi’s films, it also delves into the trippy visuals of “Doctor Strange,” giving its (admittedly still flat and uneven) aesthetic a touch of …

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What to Watch on TV: “The Witcher”, BTS, Christmas Movies

SUNDAY The beneficent collect their due to “The 15th Annual CNN Heroes Star Tribute” co-hosted by Anderson Cooper and Kelly Ripa. 5 p.m. CNN Decorators decorate the rooms at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. in the new special “White House Christmas 2021.” 6 p.m. HGTV She’s there, “Miss Universe.” Steve Harvey hosts …

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Each main character in Don’t Look Up is ranked from worst to best

Mark Rylance is an interesting addition to the “Don’t Look Up” cast, as he doesn’t have the comedic baggage that a lot of his co-stars do. However, Rylance’s highly unusual performance creates one of the most memorable (and often one of the most disturbing) characters in the film. Rylance’s slow …

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