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Film Review: “Letters to Juliet”

Posted on · (Summit Entertainment. 1 hour, 45 minutes. Rated PG for brief rude behavior, some language and incidental smoking. Directed by Gary Winick.) Amanda Seyfried (Sophie), Gael García Bernal (Victor), Christopher Egan (Charlie), Vanessa Redgrave (Claire). Music by Andrea Guerra.

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Film Review: “Iron Man 2”

Posted on · (Paramount Pictures. 2 hour, 4 minutes. Rated PG-13 for sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence, and some language. Directed by Jon Favreau.) Robert Downey Jr. (Tony Stark), Don Cheadle (Lt. Col. James 'Rhodey' Rhodes), Scarlett Johansson (Natalie Rushman / Natasha Romanoff), Gwyneth Paltrow (Pepper Potts), Sam Rockwell (Justin Hammer), Mickey Rourke (Ivan Vanko), Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury), Clark Gregg (Agent Coulson). Music by John Debney.

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Film Review: “A Nightmare on Elm Street”

Posted on · (New Line Cinema. 1 hour, 36 minutes. Rated R for strong bloody horror violence, disturbing images, terror and language. Directed by Samuel Bayer.) Jackie Earle Haley (Freddy Krueger), Kyle Gallner (Quentin Smith), Rooney Mara (Nancy Holbrook), Clancy Brown (Alan Smith), Connie Britton (Dr. Gwen Holbrook). Music by Steve Jablonsky.

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Film Review: “The Joneses”

Posted on · (Roadside Attractions. 1 hour, 33 minutes. Rated R for language, some sexual content, teen drinking and drug use. Directed by Derrick Borte.) Demi Moore (Kate), David Duchovny (Steve), Amber Heard (Jenn), Ben Hollingsworth (Mick), Gary Cole (Larry), Glenne Headly (Summer), Lauren Hutton (KC). Music by Nick Urata.

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Film Review: “Kick Ass”

Posted on · (Lionsgate. 1 hour, 53 minutes. Rated R for strong brutal violence throughout, pervasive language, sexual content, nudity and some drug use - some involving children. Directed by Matthew Vaughn.) Aaron Johnson (Dave Lizewski/Kick-Ass), Christopher Mintz-Plasse (Chris D'Amico/Red Mist), Mark Strong (Frank D'Amico), Chloe Moretz (Mindy Macready/Hit-Girl), Nicolas Cage (Damon Macready/Big Daddy). Music by Marius De Vries, Ilan Eshkeri, Henry Jackman & John Murphy.

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Film Review: “City Island”

Posted on · (Anchor Bay Films. 1 hour, 40 minutes. Rated PG-13 for sexual content, smoking and language. Directed by Raymond De Felitta.) Andy Garcia (Vince Rizzo), Julianna Marguilies (Joyce Rizzo), Ezra Miller (Vince Jr.), Dominik Garcia-Lorido (Vivian Rizzo), Steven Strait (Tony Nardella), Emily Mortimer (Molly), Alan Arkin (Michael Malakov). Music by Jan A.P. Kaczmarek.

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Film Review: “The Runaways”

Posted on · (Apparition Films. 1 hour, 49 minutes. Rated R for language, drug use and sexual content - all involving teens. Directed by Floria Sigismondi.) Kristen Stewart (Joan Jett), Dakota Fanning (Cherie Currie), Michael Shannon (Kim Fowley), Riley Keough (Marie Currie). Music by The Runaways.

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Film Review: “Clash of the Titans”

Posted on · (Warner Brothers Pictures. 1 hour, 58 minutes. Rated PG-13 for fantasy action violence, some frightening images and brief sensuality. Directed by Louis Leterrier.) Sam Worthington (Perseus), Liam Neeson (Zeus), Ralph Fiennes (Hades), Jason Flemyng (Calibos / Acrisius), Gemma Arterton (Io), Mads Mikkelsen (Draco). Music by Ramin Djawadi.

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SXSW 2010 Film Round-Up

Posted on · KUHF Associate Film Critic/Web Developer Jared Counts recently attended the SXSW Film Festival.  It was his first film festival, and though he was only able to attend the first weekend (on account of his day job maintaining this humble website), it was an interesting, though sometimes frustrating experience.

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Film Review: “Hot Tub Time Machine”

Posted on · (MGM. 1 hour, 40 minutes. Rated R for strong crude and sexual content, nudity, drug use and pervasive language. Directed by Steve Pink.) John Cusack (Adam), Clark Duke (Jacob), Craig Robinson (Nick), Rob Corddry (Lou), Crispin Glover (Phil), Chevy Chase (Repair Man). Music by Christophe Beck.

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Film Review: “The Bounty Hunter”

Posted on · (Columbia Pictures. 1 hour, 46 minutes. Rated PG-13 for sexual content including suggestive comments, language and some violence. Directed by Andy Tennant.) Jennifer Aniston (Nicole Hurley), Gerard Butler (Milo Boyd), Jason Sudeikis (Stewart), Jeff Garlin (Sid), Cathy Moriarty (Irene), Carol Kane (Dawn), Christine Baranski (Kitty Hurley). Music by George Fenton.

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Film Review: “How to Train Your Dragon”

Posted on · (Paramount/Dreamworks. 1 hour, 38 minutes. Rated PG for sequences of intense action and some scary images, and brief mild language. Directed by Christopher Sanders and Dean DeBlois.) Voices of Jay Baruchel (Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third), Gerard Butler (Stoick the Vast), America Ferrera (Astrid), Jonah Hill (Snotlout), Craig Ferguson (Gobber), Kristen Wiig (Ruffnut), T.J. Miller (Tuffnut). Music by John Powell.

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Film Review: “Remember Me”

Posted on · (Summit Entertainment. 1 hour, 53 minutes. Rated PG-13 for violence, sexual content, language and smoking. Directed by Allen Coulter.) Robert Pattinson (Tyler Hawkins), Emilie de Ravin (Ally Craig), Chris Cooper (Sgt. Neil Craig), Lena Olin (Diane Hirsch), Tate Ellington (Aidan Hall), Pierce Brosnan (Charles Hawkins), Kate Burton (Janine). Music by Marcelo Zarvos.