Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Tag: Tessa Thompson

Men in Black: International (2019)

Title: Men in Black: International
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: F. Gary Gray
Written by: Matt Holloway and Art Marcum
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Kumail Nanjiani, Rebecca Ferguson, Rafe Spall, Laurent Bourgeois, Larry Bourgeois, Emma Thompson, and Liam Neeson
Release Date: 6/14/2019
Running Time: 114 minutes

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What did you think of this film?


The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest, most global threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Ray for this submission

Was seeing Men in Black: International in IMAX or 3D worth the cost?

Avengers: Endgame (2019)*

Title: Avengers: Endgame
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Anthony Russo and Joe Russo
Written by: Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely
Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Brie Larson, Paul Rudd, Don Cheadle, Karen Gillan, Danai Gurira, Bradley Cooper, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jon Favreau, Benedict Wong, Tessa Thompson, and Josh Brolin
Release Date: 4/26/2019
Running Time: 181 minutes

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What did you think of this film?


The grave course of events set in motion by Thanos that wiped out half the universe and fractured the Avengers ranks compels the remaining Avengers to take one final stand in Marvel Studios’ grand conclusion to twenty-two films, “Avengers: Endgame.”.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? Yes

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Note: During the beginning of the credits we see many of the MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) characters in clips from previous films, ending with the major characters highlighted by their actor’s signatures.

Was seeing Avengers: Endgame in IMAX or 3D worth the cost?

Little Woods (2018)

Title: Little Woods
Rating: R
Directed by: Nia DaCosta
Written by: Nia DaCosta
Starring: Tessa Thompson, Lily James, and Luke Kirby
Release Date: 4/19/2019
Running Time: 105 minutes

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What did you think of this film?


A modern Western about two sisters who work outside the law to better their lives.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Gabe for this submission


Creed II (2018)

Title: Creed II
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Steven Caple Jr.
Written by: Juel Taylor and Sylvester Stallone
Starring: Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Wood Harris, Russell Hornsby, Florian “Big Nasty” Munteanu, Andre Ward, Phylicia Rashad, and Dolph Lundgren
Release Date: 11/21/2018
Running Time: 130 minutes

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What did you think of this film?


Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed. Between personal obligations and training for his next big fight, he is up against the challenge of his life. Facing an opponent with ties to his family’s past only intensifies his impending battle in the ring. Rocky Balboa is there by his side through it all and, together, Rocky and Adonis will confront their shared legacy, question what’s worth fighting for, and discover that nothing’s more important than family. Creed II is about going back to basics to rediscover what made you a champion in the first place, and remembering that, no matter where you go, you can’t escape your history.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No


Sorry to Bother You (2018)*

Title: Sorry to Bother You
Rating: R
Directed by: Boots Riley
Written by: Boots Riley
Starring: Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Armie Hammer, Patton Oswalt, Steven Yeun, Terry Crews, David Cross, Danny Glover, Omari Hardwick, Marcella Bragio, Tom Woodruff Jr., Kate Berlant, Jermaine Fowler, Robert Longstreet, and Teresa Navarro
Release Date: 7/6/2018
Running Time: 105 minutes

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What did you think of this film?


In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success, propelling him into a macabre universe.


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
Anitra Patterson (1944 – 2014)
Pam the Funkstress (1966 – 2017)


Annihilation (2018)

Title: Annihilation
Rating: R
Directed by: Alex Garland
Written by: Alex Garland
Based on the novel by: Jeff VanderMeer
Starring: Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez, Tessa Thompson, Tuva Novotny, and Oscar Isaac
Release Date: 2/23/2018
Running Time: 115 minutes

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What did you think of this film?


Lena, a biologist and former soldier, joins a mission to uncover what happened to her husband inside Area X – a sinister and mysterious phenomenon that is expanding across the American coastline. Once inside, the expedition discovers a world of mutated landscape and creatures, as dangerous as it is beautiful, that threatens both their lives and their sanity.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Michael for this submission


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?

Creed (2015)

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Title: Creed
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: Ryan Coogler
Written by: Ryan Coogler and Aaron Covington
Starring: Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone and Tessa Thompson
Release Date: 11/25/2015
Running Time: 132 minutes

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The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed.


What did you think of this film?

During Credits? No

After Credits? No

Memoriam: In Memory of Robert Chartoff 1933 – 2015


Dear White People (2014)*

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TITLE: Dear White People

RELEASE DATE: 1/18/2014

RATING: R

The lives of four black students at an Ivy League college converge after controversy breaks out due to the ill-conceived theme of the campus humor magazine’s annual Halloween party.

What did you think of this film?


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During Credits? Yes

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After Credits? No

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