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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Jungle Book’ is much more than just a bare necessity of life

Film: The Jungle Book Directed by: Jon Favreau Starring: Neel Sethi, Bill Murray, Idris Elba “Ooh-bi-doo, I wan’na be like you. I want to walk like you, talk like you, too.” It may be a bit hard to believe that an orangutan singing this line to a man-cub could speak lengths as to how director […]

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First ‘Jungle Book’ Trailer Is Gorgeous & Action-Packed

Disney is currently preparing to release an updated take on The Jungle Book directed by Iron Man mastermind Jon Favreau. It’s an ambitious idea that follows many failed attempts to recapture the magic of the original animated film, but so far this new version looks pretty damn sweet. Today, Disney released the first trailer for […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Chef’

Film: Chef Directed By: Jon Favreau Starring: Jon Favreau, John Leguizamo, Sofia Vergara, Scarlett Johansson Driving home from my screening of Chef, I briefly considered writing one of those fun little reviews filled with more cheesy food puns than you can shake a drumstick at. I could knock it out in 15 minutes. You’d chuckle […]

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‘Chef’ Trailer: Jon Favreau And Company Cook Up Heart-Warming Comedy

Jon Favreau has developed a knack for big budget entertainment in recent years, but for his latest film he’s scaling things back and returning to the storytelling roots that made him a household name. Chef, which debuted at SXSW, was written and directed by Favreau. He also happens to star in the film, alongside an […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: Iron Man 3

Movie: Iron Man 3 Director: Shane Black Writers: Shane Black, Drew Pearce Studio:Marvel Studios, DMG Entertainment You can stop saying “Stark Knight Rises” now. This expression has been doing the rounds since the very first trailer landed for Iron Man 3, implying that Tony Stark’s third outing would be some kind of serious, redemptive meditation […]