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BRIGSBY BEAR

The most real moment of “Brigsby Bear,” the story of a man who was abducted as a child, found, and then embarks on a mission to recreate his favorite childhood TV show, comes about halfway into the film. Aubrey, played by Ryan Simpkins, the newly...

WONDER WOMAN

After nearly two decades in development limbo, the live-action version of “Wonder Woman” finally makes her way to the silver screen: punching, kicking, leaping, and lassoing amongst a barrage of top-notch special effects. To moviegoers, especially females,...

ALIEN: COVENANT

“Alien: Covenant” is such a fitting title for the latest film in the Alien franchise. However, it is not in the franchise enhancing or reminiscent way that one would expect. The title isn’t even appropriate for the film’s plot, which I’ll touch on in a bit. The...

SNATCHED

Hollywood continues its mission to exploit every possible national holiday for the sake of a big box-office payday with “Snatched,” a comedy about a mother and daughter who get kidnapped while on vacation in South America and then antics ensue. After trying last year...

BORN IN CHINA

High-grade HD cameras with super-long lenses were essentially built for films like “Born in China,” the latest Disneynature (i.e. Disney’s supposed independent film arm) offering, which focuses on the striking beauty of the country’s wildlife,...

COLOSSAL

Fusing genres is the main agenda of “Colossal,” a sci-fi/comedy/drama/thriller, etc., about a woman who discovers that she’s a deadly monster with the ability to attack, but only in Seoul, South Korea. Apparently, people know this yet no one seems to...

Insider’s Story on “Beauty and the Beast”

When I received the weekly press film screening list from Qt’s editor-at-large, Thom Cardwell, and saw that “Beauty and the Beast” was on it, I knew that this was the film to see. Given my background with musicals, I find it interesting when Hollywood tackles them....

SEARCH ENGINES

While head honchos of qFLIX Philadelphia 2017, that would be the producers, Thom Cardwell and James Duggan, feverishly gear up for a 23rd installment of the city’s most cherished LGBTQ film marathon, slated to run from March 14 through March 19, boatloads of...