Thursday, November 21, 2019

Tag: Cate Blanchett

Where’d You Go, Bernadette (2019)*

Title: Where’d You Go, Bernadette
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Richard Linklater
Written by: Richard Linklater, Holly Gent, and Vincent Palmo Jr.
Starring: Cate Blanchett, Billy Crudup, Kristen Wiig, Emma Nelson, James Urbaniak, Judy Greer, Troian Bellisario, Zoe Chao, and Laurence Fishburne
Release Date: 8/16/2019
Running Time: 130 minutes

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An inspiring comedy about Bernadette Fox (Cate Blanchett), a loving mom who becomes compelled to reconnect with her creative passions after years of sacrificing herself for her family. Bernadette’s leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her triumphant rediscovery.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

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Memoriam: In the Memory of Jim Emswiller
Dedication: Dedicated to Diane Linklater

Special thanks to Tony for this submission


How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019)

Title: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
Rating: PG
Directed by: Dean DeBlois
Written by: Dean DeBlois
Based on the book by: Cressida Cowell
Starring: Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera, Cate Blanchett, Kit Harrington, Craig Ferguson, and F. Murray Abraham
Release Date: 2/22/2019
Running Time: 104 mintues

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Now chief and ruler of Berk alongside Astrid, Hiccup has created a gloriously chaotic dragon utopia. When the sudden appearance of a female Light Fury coincides with the darkest threat their village has ever faced, Hiccup and Toothless must leave the only home they’ve known and journey to a hidden world thought only to exist in myth. As their true destines are revealed, dragon and rider will fight together—to the very ends of the Earth—to protect everything they’ve grown to treasure.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Note: Quick clips from all three movies are shown during the start of the credits. Animated Viking figures are shown throughout the rest of the credits.

Was seeing How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World in IMAX or 3D worth the cost?

Special thanks to Frank for this submission


Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle (2018)

Title: Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Andy Serkis
Written by: Callie Kloves
Based on the stories of: Rudyard Kipling
Starring: Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, and Benedict Cumberbatch
Release Date: 12/7/2018
Running Time: 104 minutes

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A human child raised by wolves must face off against a menacing tiger named Shere Khan, as well as his own origins.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Memoriam: In Memory of Peter Gleaves

Special thanks to Frank for this submission


House with a Clock in Its Walls, The (2018)*

Title: The House with a Clock in Its Walls
Rating: PG
Directed by: Eli Roth
Written by: Eric Kripke
Based on the novel by: John Bellairs
Starring: Jack Black, Cate Blanchett, Owen Vaccaro, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Sunny Suljic, and Kyle MacLachlan
Release Date: 9/21/2018
Running Time: 104 minutes

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What did you think of this film?


The magical adventure tells the spine-tingling tale of 10-year-old Lewis (Owen Vaccaro) who goes to live with his uncle in a creaky old house with a mysterious tick-tocking heart. But his new town’s sleepy façade jolts to life with a secret world of warlocks and witches when Lewis accidentally awakens the dead.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

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Was seeing The House with a Clock in Its Walls in IMAX 3D worth the cost?

Special thanks to Michael, and Tony for this submission


Ocean’s 8 (2018)

Title: Ocean’s 8
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Gary Ross
Written by: Gary Ross, and Olivia Milch
Starring: Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna, and Helena Bonham Carter
Release Date: 6/8/2018
Running Time: 110 minutes

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Five years, eight months, 12 days…and counting. That’s how long Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock)—just released from prison—has been concocting the greatest heist of her storied career.

She knows what it’s going to take—a team of the best in their field, starting with her former partner-in-crime Lou (Cate Blanchett). Together, they recruit a crew of specialists: jeweler Amita (Kaling); street con Constance (Awkwafina); expert fence Tammy (Paulson); hacker Nine Ball (Rihanna); and fashion designer Rose Weil (Bonham Carter).


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Memoriam: In Loving Memory JERRY WEINTRAUB

Special thanks to Ivan, and Emily for this submision


Thor: Ragnarok (2017)*

Title: Thor: Ragnarok
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Taika Waititi
Written by: Eric Pearson, Craig Kyle, and Christopher L. Yost
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum,
Tessa Thompson, Karl Urban, Mark Ruffalo, and Anthony Hopkins

Release Date: 11/3/2017
Running Time: 130 minutes

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What did you think of this film?


Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe without his mighty hammer and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok—the destruction of his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization—at the hands of an all-powerful new threat, the ruthless Hela. But first he must survive a deadly gladiatorial contest that pits him against his former ally and fellow Avenger—the Incredible Hulk!


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? Yes

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Note: THOR will return in AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR

Special thanks to Kristo, and Auswar for this submission

Was seeing Thor: Ragnarok in IMAX 3D, 3D or 4D worth the cost?

Knight of Cups (2015)

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Title: Knight of Cups
Rating: R
Directed by: Terrence Malick
Written by: Terrence Malick
Starring: Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett and Natalie Portman
Release Date: 3/4/2016
Running Time: 118 minutes

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A screenwriter living in LA tries to make sense of the strange events occurring around him.


What did you think of this film?

During Credits? No

After Credits? No

Special thanks to Frank S. for this submission


Carol (2015)

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Title: Carol
Rating: R
Directed by: Todd Haynes
Written by: Phyllis Nagy
Based on the novel by: Patricia Highsmith
Starring: Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara and Sarah Paulson
Release Date: 11/20/2015
Running Time: 118 minutes

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Set in 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.


What did you think of this film?

During Credits? No

After Credits? No


Truth (2015)

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Title: Truth
Rating: R
Directed by: James Vanderbilt
Written by: James Vanderbilt
Based on the novel by: Mary Mapes
Starring: Cate Blanchett, Robert Redford, Topher Grace, Dennis Quaid and Elisabeth Moss
Release Date: 10/16/2015
Running Time: 121 minutes

IMDb

Newsroom drama detailing the 2004 CBS 60 Minutes report investigating then-President George W. Bush’s military service, and the subsequent firestorm of criticism that cost anchor Dan Rather and producer Mary Mapes their careers.


What did you think of this film?

During Credits? No

After Credits? No


Cinderella (2015)*

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Title: Cinderella (aka. Cinderella: An IMAX Experience)
Rating: PG
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Writer: Chris Weitz
Stars: Lily James, Cate Blanchett, Richard Madden and Helena Bonham Carter
Release Date: 3/13/2015
Running Time: 112 minutes

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IMDb

When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her daughters. Never one to give up hope, Ella’s fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger in the woods.


What did you think of this film?

During Credits? Yes

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After Credits? No

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