WONDER WOMAN (Movie Review)

***1/2 out of **** Rated PG-13 (for sequences of violence and action, and some suggestive content) Released:  June 2, 2017 Runtime: 141 minutes Director: Patty Jenkins Starring: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Danny Huston, David Thewlis, Lucy Davis, Robin Wright, Connie Nielsen, Elena Anaya, Ewen Bremner, Eugene Brave Rock, Saïd Taghmaoui Available to rent through Amazon Video or buy on 4K, 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray/DVD/Digital [...]

The Cuddly Accident-Prone Bear Is Back In PADDINGTON 2 Trailer (VIDEO)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BxaJLr92Av0 The original Paddington movie, based on the popular series of children's books, may not have been a box office sensation, but it's nice to see a family friendly charmer produced with such vibrant artful panache (like a Wes Anderson movie, for kids) do well enough to spawn a sequel. This first teaser for Paddington 2 [...]

Judi Dench Is Queen Again In VICTORIA & ABDUL Trailer (VIDEO/IMAGES)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3xo-EP_O5pQ In 1997, Judi Dench went from obscure American notoriety as M to Pierce Brosnan's James Bond to her first Oscar nomination as Queen Victoria in the under-seen yet powerful Mrs. Brown. Now, 20 years later, she plays Queen Victoria again during her final years in the dramatic charmer Victoria & Abdul. The similarities to Mrs. [...]

Soderbergh Is Back With LOGAN LUCKY Trailer (VIDEO)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aPzvKH8AVf0 Well that retirement didn't last long. Steven Soderbergh is officially back in the feature film game, following his dubious "retirement" in which he stayed rather busy with his Cinemax series The Knick. The Oscar-winning director's return to the big screen is Logan Lucky, a new heist comedy that plays like a hick version of his Ocean's Trilogy. [...]

OFCC Podcast: Episode 8 – PIRATES 5, GUARDIANS 2, ALIEN: COVENANT, & More (PODCAST)

Episode 8: Pirates, Guardians, and Aliens - oh my! For this edition of The OFCC Podcast, available on iTunes, a roundtable of critics from the Oklahoma Film Critics Circle discuss the latest in movies for May 2017. You can also stream Episode 8 by clicking here. On this episode, the roundtable includes: Host Charles Elmore, producer of Videodrone Tulsa @918_Charles Craig Sanger, Vice [...]

FIVE CAME BACK (Mini-Series Review)

***1/2 out of **** Rated TV-14 (for some language, adult themes, and real war violence) Released:  Now streaming on Netflix Runtime: 3 episodes, each @ 1 hour Director: Laurent Bouzereau Starring: On-camera interviews with Steven Spielberg, Francis Ford Coppola, Guillermo del Toro, Paul Greengrass, and Lawrence Kasdan. Narrated by Meryl Streep. I don’t know if Five Came Back rises to the [...]

THE LOVERS (Movie Review)

** out of **** Rated R (for strong language and sexuality) Released:  May 5, 2017 limited; May 26 expands Runtime: 94 minutes Director: Azazel Jacobs Starring: Debra Winger, Tracey Letts, Melora Walters, Aidan Gillen, Tyler Ross, Jessica Sula It’s a shame when a filmmaker gets a great idea for a movie involving things he apparently knows nothing about. The Lovers is [...]