Movie News & Reviews

Movie News & Reviews

Cannes 2017: Ruben Ostlund's 'The Square' wins the Palme d'Or

At a Cannes Film Festival where the purposes and parameters of art have been much debated, with Netflix, virtual reality and television series making rare and sometimes first-time appearances, it was only fitting that the Palme d'Or was awarded Sunday night to "The Square," Swedish director Ruben Ostlund's blisteringly funny and provocative portrait of a modern-art museum curator enduring a crisis of conscience.

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Movie review: Talented cast can't save tired 'Pirates of Caribbean' franchise

Parents need to know that "Pirates of Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales"?is the fifth?Pirates?film?starring?Johnny Depp?as Captain?Jack Sparrow. It focuses on a mission Sparrow?shares with Henry Turner – the only son of earlier franchise stars William Turner and Elizabeth Swann, neither of whom appears much in the film. This time around, an older, drunker (he downs a?lot?of rum) Sparrow faces yet another great enemy: the ghost of a pirate-killing Spanish captain, Salazar.

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Tacoma's Grand Cinema provides antidote to corporate movie viewing

A dedicated staff, approximately 200 volunteers and a shared love of independent film provide moviegoers at The Grand Cinema with an alternative to the mainstream megaplex.
Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com
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Tacoma's Grand Cinema provides antidote to corporate movie viewing

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Hacksaw Ridge movie trailer

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Trailer: Raiders! The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made

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WATCH: Basement transformed into amazing vintage movie theater