Saturday, August 17, 2019

Tag: Musical

Rocketman (2019)*

Title: Rocketman
Rating: R
Directed by: Dexter Fletcher
Written by: Lee Hall
Starring: Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, Gemma Jones, and Bryce Dallas Howard
Release Date: 5/31/2019
Running Time: 121 minutes

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What did you think of this film?
An epic musical fantasy about the incredible human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years. The film follows the fantastical journey of transformation from shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. This inspirational story – set to Elton John’s most beloved songs and performed by star Taron Egerton – tells the universally relatable story of how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop culture.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

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Special thanks to George, Steven, and Ray for this submission


Aladdin (2019)*

Title: Aladdin
Rating: PG
Directed by: Guy Ritchie
Written by: John August and Guy Ritchie
Starring: Will Smith, Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, Marwan Kenzari, Navid Negahban, Nasim Pedrad, Billy Magnussen, and Numan Acar
Release Date: 5/24/2019
Running Time: 128 minutes

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What did you think of this film?
A thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of Disney’s animated classic, “Aladdin” is the exciting tale of the charming street rat Aladdin, the courageous and self-determined Princess Jasmine and the Genie who may be the key to their future.


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Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

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UglyDolls (2019)*

Title: UglyDolls
Rating: PG
Directed by: Kelly Asbury
Written by: Alison Peck
Starring: Emma Roberts, Janelle Monáe, Nick Jonas, Pitbull, Wanda Sykes, Kelly Clarkson, and Blake Shelton
Release Date: 5/3/2019
Running Time: 87 minutes

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What did you think of this film?
In the adorably different town of Uglyville, weird is celebrated, strange is special and beauty is embraced as more than simply meets the eye.

Here, the free-spirited Moxy and her UglyDoll friends live every day in a whirlwind of bliss, letting their freak flags fly in a celebration of life and its endless possibilities.

The endearingly unique residents of Uglyville occasionally look to the sky above the town, where a new UglyDoll will appear and be embraced by the community.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? Yes

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Special thanks to Shaun for this submission


Stuck (2017)?

Title: Stuck
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Michael Berry
Written by: Michael Berry
Based on the musical play by: Riley Thomas
Starring: Giancarlo Esposito, Arden Cho, Ashanti, Amy Madigan, Omar Chaparro, and Gerard Canonico
Release Date: 4/19/2019
Running Time: 90 minutes

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IMDb

What did you think of this film?
The story of six strangers, trapped in a subway car, who over the course of the day come to change each other’s lives in unexpected ways. Stuck is a movie with a simple message about love and compassion and seeing that people, as a whole, are not so very different from one another.


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Lego Movie 2: The Second Part, The (2019)*

Title: The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
Rating: PG
Directed by: Mike Mitchell
Written by: Phil Lord and Christopher Miller
Starring: Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, Alison Brie, Nick Offerman, Charlie Day, Tiffany Haddish, Stephanie Beatriz, and Maya Rudolph
Release Date: 2/8/2019
Running Time: 106 minutes

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What did you think of this film?
The much-anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed, global box office phenomenon that started it all, “The LEGO® Movie 2: The Second Part” reunites the heroes of Bricksburg in an all new action-packed adventure to save their beloved city. It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are now facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO® invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than it can be rebuilt.

The battle to defeat the invaders and restore harmony to the LEGO universe will take Emmet, Lucy, Batman and their friends to faraway, unexplored worlds, including a galaxy filled with fantastic planets, strange characters and catchy new songs. It will test their courage, creativity and Master Building skills, and reveal just how special they really are.


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 Memory of
CHARIE MILLER

Special thanks to Frank and Tony for this submission

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Mary Poppins Returns (2018)

Title: Mary Poppins Returns
Rating: PG
Directed by: Rob Marshall
Written by: David Magee, Rob Marshall, and John DeLuca
Based on the stories by: P.L. Travers
Starring: Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Julie Walters, Pixie Davies, Nathanael Saleh, Joel Dawson, Colin Firth, and Meryl Streep
Release Date: 12/19/2018
Running Time: 130 minutes

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What did you think of this film?
Mary Poppins is back to help the next generation of the Banks family find the joy and wonder missing in their lives following a personal loss. Emily Blunt stars as the practically-perfect nanny with unique magical skills who can turn any ordinary task into an unforgettable, fantastic adventure and Lin-Manuel Miranda plays her friend Jack, an optimistic street lamplighter who helps bring light—and life—to the streets of London.


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Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Dedication: This film is dedicated to the memory of Helen DeLuca

Special thanks to Frank for this submission


Dumplin’ (2018)

Title: Dumplin’
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Anne Fletcher
Written by: Kristin Hahn
Starring: Danielle Macdonald, Jennifer Aniston, and Odeya Rush
Release Date: 12/7/2018
Running Time: 110 minutes

IMDb

What did you think of this film?
Willowdean (‘Dumplin’), the plus-size teenage daughter of a former beauty queen, signs up for her mom’s Miss Teen Bluebonnet pageant as a protest that escalates when other contestants follow her footsteps, revolutionizing the pageant and their small Texas town.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Frank for this submission


Anna and the Apocalypse (2017)

Title: Anna and the Apocalypse
Rating: R
Directed by: John McPhail
Written by: Alan McDonald and Ryan McHenry
Starring: Ella Hunt, Malcom Cumming, Ben Wiggins, Sarah Swire, Christopher Leveaux, Marli Siu, Mark Benton, and Paul Kaye
Release Date: 11/30/2018
Running Time: 97 minutes

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What did you think of this film?
A zombie apocalypse threatens the sleepy town of Little Haven – at Christmas – forcing Anna and her friends to fight, slash and sing their way to survival, facing the undead in a desperate race to reach their loved ones. But they soon discover that no one is safe in this new world, and with civilization falling apart around them, the only people they can truly rely on are each other…


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Memoriam: In Loving Memory of Ryan W. McHenry


Ballad of Buster Scruggs, The (2018)

Title: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
Rating: R
Directed by: Ethan Coen and Joel Coen
Written by: Joel Coen and Ethan Coen
Starring: Tim Blake Nelson, Willie Watson, and Clancy Brown
Release Date: 11/9/2018
Running Time: 132 minutes

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What did you think of this film?
An anthology film comprised of six stories, each dealing with a different aspect of life in the Old West.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Frank for this submission


Smallfoot (2018)*

Title: Smallfoot
Rating: PG
Directed by: Karey Kirkpatrick, and Jason Reisig
Written by: Karey Kirkpatrick, Clare Sera, John Requa, and Glenn Ficarra
Based on the book by: Sergio Pablos
Starring: Channing Tatum, James Corden, Zendaya, Common, LeBron James, Danny DeVito, Gina Rodriguez, Yara Shahidi, Ely Henry, and Jimmy Tatro
Release Date: 9/28/2018
Running Time: 96 minutes

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What did you think of this film?
An animated adventure for all ages, with an all-star cast and original music, “Smallfoot” turns a myth upside down when a bright young yeti finds something he thought didn’t exist—a human.

News of this “smallfoot” throws the simple yeti community into an uproar over what else might be out there in the big world beyond their snowy village, in an all new story about friendship, courage and the joy of discovery.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Special thanks to Michael, and Tony for this submission