Sunlight Jr. Movie Review & Film Summary (2013)

Naomi Watts is 45. Matt Dillon is 49. At first glance, they are both too mature by at least a decade—not to mention too movie-star pretty—to completely pull off their roles of Melissa and Richie, a lovey-dovey pair of down-on-their-luck Floridians trying to better their miserable lives while stuck in a bleak strip-mall wasteland in "Sunlight Jr. "But at least the actors prove surprisingly compatible as a couple, providing welcome respite during what is an aggressively downbeat primer on the working poor. To their credit, they never condescend to their characters or their circumstances even if Watts can't quite completely mask her innate smarts.

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Karodpathi Movie Review, Trailer, & Show timings at Times of India

A ragpicker, who spends a day by just having a bun and half a cup of tea, suddenly gets Rs 20 crore. How does his mind work? Director P C R Kumar has done a good job of the story by driving home the point that money is important in life but should be spent wisely. Though Komal is the hero, this is not a comedy. The movie begins and ends on a sentimental note. Director P C R Ramesh has done a good job by choosing a story with a difference and giving it dramatic twists and turns. The focus is on a ragpicker who gets a bagful of money and spends it to build a family.

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The Sea Wolves (1980) - IMDb

Learn moreEditEdit In March 1943, in the World War II, the Germans use the neutral harbor of the Portuguese colony of Mormugoa to transmit information to a U-Boat about the allied ships to sink them in international waters. In Calcutta, the British Intelligence assigns Colonel Lewis Pugh and Captain Gavin Stewart to spy in Goa and they discover that there are three German vessels anchored in the area and the famous spy Trompeta is based in Goa. They kidnap Trompeta to interrogate him but Lewis accidentally kills the spy after fighting with him in the runaway car.

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Rashomon Movie Review & Film Summary (1950)

Shortly before filming was to begin on "Rashomon," Akira Kurosawa's three assistant directors came to see him. They were unhappy. They didn't understand the story. "If you read it diligently," he told them, "you should be able to understand it, because it was written with the intention of being comprehensible. " They would not leave: "We believe we have read it carefully, and we still don't understand it at all. " Recalling this day in Something Like an Autobiography, Kurosawa explains the movie to them. The explanation is reprinted in the booklet that comes with the new Criterion DVD of "Rashomon.

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Vanna Jigina Movie Review, Trailer, & Show timings at Times of India

Synopsis: A dark-skinned call taxi driver starts chatting with a pretty girl on Facebook under the profile of a good-looking guy. He yearns to marry her, but life has quite a bunch of twists in store for him. Review: Vanna Jigina is a misguided effort. It wants to be a message movie, one that talks about the dark side of social networking (read Facebook), and how it lets people create an identity that is far removed from their true self. A similar theme was explored in last year's Nee Naan Nizhal, but while that film used this premise to narrate a crime story, here, Ravi Nanda Periyasaami uses it to talk about romance.

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Thangamagan (aka) Thanga Magan review

CAST AND CREW After an exciting line of movies this year consisting of Anegan, Maari, Shamitabh, Dhanush finishes 2015, which by the way has already turned out to be a very productive year for him, on a high note with Thanga Magan. Thanga Magan is a survival story of a lower middle class family in a society that is corrupted from the very top till the end of the food chain. That said, the film is not all about the struggles. It has all the required elements to keep the audiences entertained throughout this 2 hour affair. The first half of the story revolves around the family and friends of Dhanush.

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Pete's Dragon (2016)

A reimagining of Disney's cherished family film, "Pete's Dragon" is the adventure of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliott, who just so happens to be a dragon. "Pete's Dragon" stars Bryce Dallas Howard ("Jurassic World"), Oakes Fegley ("This is Where I Leave You"), Wes Bentley ("The Hunger Games"), Karl Urban ("Star Trek"), Oona Laurence ("Southpaw") and Oscar (R) winner Robert Redford ("Captain America: The Winter Soldier"). The film, which is directed by David Lowery ("Ain't Them Bodies Saints"), is written by Lowery & Toby Halbrooks based on a story by Seton I.

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Project X - Movie Reviews

Sean Burns Philadelphia Weekly Unlike prior 'house party' movies, Project X says nothing meaningful about its subject matter and, instead, paints teens as unlikeable and reckless automatons. Matt Looker TheShiznit. co. uk There'll be many middle-aged, middle class haters declaring it morally bankrupt, but most will be able to file it under 'Guilty Pleasures' alongside Jackass, Bachelor Party and. . . er. . . forcing your pet to dance on its hind legs. Eric Melin Scene-Stealers. com It wants to be the ultimate party movie, but its mean-spirited nastiness, dedication to shock-value humor, and lack of any kind of base-level humanity proves that it's really the ultimate teensploitation film.

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The Hotel New Hampshire (1984) - IMDb

1 win. See more awards » Learn moreEdit The film talks about a family that weathers all sorts of disasters and keeps going in spite of it all. It is noted for its wonderful assortment of oddball characters. Written by L. H. Wong Plot Summary|Add Synopsis hotel | dead dog | airplane crash | football player | dog |   See All (99) » Taglines: If you experienced "The World According To Garp" and found it witty, delightful and totally unpredictable, then be happily surprised all over again when you join the fun and games that go on at the. . .

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Katrathu Thamizh review

Home > Movies > Reviews Katrathu Thamizh is hard hitting Pavithra Srinivasan | October 05, 2007 18:24 IST O nly two kinds of people can stomach the harsh, in-your-face cruelty of real life -- the stinking rich and the starving poor. To the majority of the masses, which hangs somewhere in between these two extremes, this movie can be something of a sock in the gut. MR Productions' Katrathu Thamizh (the title was Thamizh MA first) starts out with the promise of being something different -- a word that's been bandied about so much that you hardly know what to expect these days.

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