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July 6th, 2017 | 0 comments There is a new Spider-Man in town. This time, it should be called Spider-Boy or Spider-Teen. Spider-Man is a 15-year-old social media following, adolescent fanboy. He...

June 3rd, 2017 | 0 comments I took two young girls to see Captain Underpants. They thought it was funny. They are 8 and 13. This film will appeal to young children, but I think it is a young...

December 17th, 2016 | 0 comments Don't know what to take the kids to see? Here is my list. Rent or buy "The Secret Life of Pets" you can even watch it on Demand and purchase it for one low price....

December 4th, 2016 | 0 comments It is that time of year. The time when all the great movies are being screened for award season. It is too early to make predictions but some of my favorites are: You...

November 2nd, 2016 | 0 comments "TROLLS" which opens on November 4th is unique in that the adults will adore it as much as the kids. It has a great message, the music and action are non-stop fun from...

October 26th, 2016 | 0 comments This movie is about an inner city child dealing with bullying and trying to survive in Miami. This brutal, sad and depressing film is a masterpiece but for mature...

October 21st, 2016 | 0 comments THE WHOLE TRUTH Now playing in theaters & available on VOD Defense attorney Richard Ramsay (Keanu Reeves) takes on a personal case when he swears to his...

October 19th, 2016 | 0 comments   There are some very funny moments in "KEEPING UP WITH THE JONESES" I found myself howling at several points in this parody of Spy films.Jon Hamm proves to...

October 18th, 2016 | 0 comments If you have Netflix, you must see MASCOTS the newest Christopher Guest film ( "Best In Show") It is hysterical and a movie not to miss. Invite a group of friends and...

August 29th, 2016 | 0 comments   This film is a chick flick. There is romance. There is drama. There is sadness. A beautiful couple tries to have a baby and has two miscarriages. They run...

August 18th, 2016 | 0 comments SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU Tells of the first date of Michelle and Barack Obama, it is a sweet and romantic film that made me smile. Look for it coming on August...

August 10th, 2016 | 0 comments SAUSAGE PARTY is rated R for foul language and cursing food. This film is over the top, and if you don't mind hearing the F word and some sexual humor, you will have...

August 8th, 2016 | 0 comments If you're like me, you have fond memories of Disney films. They are magical and bring you back to a very sweet time. Some of us have Peter Pan syndrome and won't...

August 5th, 2016 | 0 comments   Are you a Woody Allen fan? Do you like his writing? If you do, you will be highly entertained by the very funny Cafe' Society. Cafe' Society starts in...

July 16th, 2016 | 0 comments Ghostbusters: The all-female remake of the famous film with improved special effects and many laughs.  I was very entertained by the film. There have been a lot of...

June 16th, 2016 | 0 comments   This film is an action adventure film that at times is very funny. I also loved the message on bullying. Bullying happens everywhere and bullying needs to...

June 9th, 2016 | 0 comments I have been counting down the days until I can see  FINDING DORY the sequel to  FINDING NEMO one of my favorite Disney Pixar animated films. I can't wait. Are you...

June 9th, 2016 | 0 comments "The Conjuring 2" is the scariest film. It will have you screaming even if you're not a screamer. For Broadway fans, it stars Patrick Wilson ("The Full Monty"Oklahoma")...

May 9th, 2016 | 0 comments I loved this film. It has a fresh quality, and I was laughing out loud. This is a must see film! Julianne Moore is brilliant as always. See this film with your girl...

March 28th, 2016 | 0 comments On Digital HD and On Demand April 1 Press release.   Directed by Maggie Kiley Written by Marcy Holland Starring Anna Camp (‘PITCH PERFECT’,...

March 10th, 2016 | 0 comments I don't do sadness..... I don't do sadness 10 Cloverfield Lane Are you prepared for what's coming? Theater fans you can catch John Gallagher Jr (Yes, from...

February 21st, 2016 | 0 comments I saw the film tonight, and it is a must see.  Do not miss it! A real story with heart. Hugh Jackman is fantastic. A must see film about determination when all odds...

February 11th, 2016 | 0 comments The best comedy of the year is surely How To Be Single. Rebel Wilson and the rest of the cast are an absolute blast for anyone 15+. Comedy and drama are exquisitely...

January 7th, 2016 | 0 comments   The screening is part of the series and Po finally meets his real dad. He goes off to find out who he is and finds a secret Panda land and meets his real...

December 17th, 2015 | 0 comments I saw a screening of this film and adore it. This is a must see. I hope Jennifer Laurence wins an Oscar for this incredible film. It is my one of my favorite movies...

December 16th, 2015 | 0 comments   I adore Tina Fey and Amy Poehler and many cast members of SNL. This new movie with the duo shows their comedic chops especially when they are not in the...

November 24th, 2015 | 0 comments If you remember the original " Rocky" films, this new film " Creed" is a contender. It has a great script and this time when Sly Stallone did not write the film, the...

November 3rd, 2015 | 0 comments I went to a screening of this film yesterday and was blown away by the story and the acting by Saorise Ronan. This film is well done and Oscar worthy. See it when it...

November 3rd, 2015 | 0 comments Meet Fifi, Snoopy's fantasy pooch played by Kristin Chenoweth. First she plays a pink frog in Rio 2 and now a pink pooch named Fifi. Got to love...

October 20th, 2015 | 0 comments Every woman that reads my website should see "Suffragette" it is a powerful, brilliant and heart-wrenching film based on actual events. It opens on Friday, and I am...

September 22nd, 2015 | 0 comments I went to a screening of " The Intern" the story was touching and heartwarming. It is a chick flick, and Robert DE Niro is fantastic in this film. He plays a man who...

August 19th, 2015 | 0 comments Photo by 20th Century Fox. HITMAN: AGENT 47 Action-Adventure Release: August 21, 2015 Director: Aleksander Bach Screenplay: Skip Woods and Michael...

August 18th, 2015 | 0 comments AMERICAN ULTRA In Theaters August 21 American Ultra is a fast-paced action comedy about Mike (Eisenberg), a seemingly hapless and unmotivated stoner whose...

July 23rd, 2015 | 0 comments If you were a nerdy teen in the 80's and loved playing video games, you might be highly entertained by the incredible special effects in the film. The cast is...

July 14th, 2015 | 0 comments Amy Schumer wrote the film and stars in the film. She plays a selfish woman who does not believe in marriage or a serious relationship. The movie opens with her drug...

July 10th, 2015 | 0 comments You can't have anything but a great time at this film. It is perfect for kids and more perfect for adults that act like kids. I had not seen the previous films and after...

June 15th, 2015 | 0 comments         The first one was over the top and hilarious. I can't wait for this. You know it will be in bad taste but hilarious. Counting...

June 11th, 2015 | 0 comments Jurassic World is for movie lovers  that love incredible heart pounding special effects. In the new film the dinosaurs are so much larger with bigger teeth and the 3D...

May 28th, 2015 | 0 comments This is an old interview done in 2008. Interview by Corine Cohen. The video was shot by Bob Johnson. Please excuse the quality, this was before we used HD.   ...

May 12th, 2015 | 0 comments The Bella's Photo by Universal Rebel Wilson as Fat Amy in Pitch Perfect 2. Photo by UNIVERSAL. Pitch Perfect 2. Fat Amy, Rebel Wilson, steals the film which...

March 26th, 2015 | 0 comments Jim Parson's famous for " The Big Bang, Theory" plays Oh, a lonely outcast alien. The aliens move NYC residents to Australia and take over to avoid being killed by...

March 26th, 2015 | 0 comments . This is a movie worth seeing. Enjoy the trailer.Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton are wonderful in this film! The movie is a romantic comedy and even has Broadway stars...

March 19th, 2015 | 0 comments   If you are into mind blowing special effects, Insurgent is the movie for you. Action, adventure, massive violence. Not for children. The Divergent...

February 14th, 2015 | 0 comments Corine Cohen:Hi Marla. I have been a fan of your work since the Jeffersons. You were nominated four times for an Emmy for the role of Florence  and many NAACP...

February 11th, 2015 | 0 comments Uh, oh. The feedback of the book "50 Shades of Grey" was such a sensation. I never read the book, as the topic didn't pique my interest. I was hoping the film would be...

January 11th, 2015 | 0 comments Selma stars: Colman Domingo (Passing Strange on Broadway) Carmen Ejogo, David Oyelowo, Giovanni Ribisi, Lorraine Toussaint, Tim Roth, Tom Wilkinson, Oprah Winfrey...

December 13th, 2014 | 0 comments I seldom see every movie in the theater which is why I have Netflix and showtime as well as a few other movie channels. I have decided to compile a list of great films...

December 10th, 2014 | 0 comments     Exodus Gods and Kings is a lavish, giant blockbuster with thrilling special effects, bulging muscles and 3D animation. No details have been spared. It...

December 3rd, 2014 | 0 comments Wild, gives Reese Witherspoon an opportunity at the best actress category. Witherspoon who was made famous from "Legally Blonde" really shines in WILD. The...

November 22nd, 2014 | 0 comments Review by Corine Cohen This film made my best picks of 2014 for animation along with Big Hero 6 and Rio 2. Dreamworks animations newest " Penguins of...

November 7th, 2014 | 0 comments Disney animation is perfection in the newest film Big Hero 6. Review by Corine Cohen First, see Big Hero 6 for the incredible short called FEAST about a very...

October 12th, 2014 | 0 comments Click link below for free tickets!   You must click on the link and sign up for a free account. It takes a few seconds. Print voucher and arrive at least one hour...

September 18th, 2014 | 0 comments This is Where I Leave You is the movie you want to love because the cast is so fantastic but the writing is really obnoxious. The movie opens with our poor hero, Jason...

September 18th, 2014 | 0 comments Maze Imagine waking up in a metal box with no memory of who you are or where you are. You are greeted by trapped teenage  boys who have been shipped to a Maze with a...

September 1st, 2014 | 0 comments One on One Interview with film and theater star Laurissa Roman who starred in South Pacific for three years on Broadway. She is starring in an upcoming film Finally...

July 31st, 2014 | 0 comments I was really touched by the 2011 film " Friends With Kids" written, directed and starring Jennifer Westfeldt. Jennifer plays a woman whose clock is ticking and she and...

July 30th, 2014 | 0 comments " Stuck in Love" is rated R and is a must see for adults over the age of 16. The film is about love, sex, drugs, relationships and isa smart film about a family and how...

July 29th, 2014 | 0 comments Hi, We are starting a new column on good films to rent. Turbo, is a cute little animated film about a snail that wants to move fast and ends up being in the Indy 500....

July 25th, 2014 | 0 comments Calvary  CALVARY's Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is a good priest who is faced with sinister and troubling circumstances brought about by a mysterious member of...

July 22nd, 2014 | 0 comments sPhoto production shot by Sony Pictures. Woody Allen delivers magic in his new film " Magic In The Moonlight" The film is shot in France and the scenery is both...

July 22nd, 2014 | 0 comments OPRAH    The film is about an Indian family who must relocate when their Indian restaurant goes up in flames. They rebuild in France across the street from a...

July 15th, 2014 | 0 comments i  Mike Cahill's new feature film is an intelligent thriller about love and reincarnation. It is a smart film that makes you think.   According to Cahill" The...

July 14th, 2014 | 0 comments Wounded, captured and forced to build a weapon by his enemies, billionaire industrialist Tony Stark instead created an advanced suit of armor to save his life and escape...

June 26th, 2014 | 0 comments   http://www.relativityscreenings.com/index.php/main/movie_landing/BwayEarth   Broadwayshowbiz.com invites you to a free screening. Please sign up soon as...

June 23rd, 2014 | 0 comments When Jersey Boys opened on Broadway it won several Tony Awards now the people that brought you the Broadway Show launched the Warner Bros film with Tony Award winner...

May 22nd, 2014 | 0 comments blended  Blended is an absolutely wonderful comedy with two of Hollywood’s big shots Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler. The duo has previously stared in" 50 first...

April 17th, 2014 | 0 comments Johnny  "Transcendence" in my opinion is one of the best movies so far this year. This science fiction film is a cross between “Source Code” and...

April 1st, 2014 | 0 comments b   BELLE is inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle (Gugu Mbatha-Raw), the illegitimate mixed race daughter of Admiral Sir John Lindsay (Matthew Goode)....

March 6th, 2014 | 0 comments 300  "300 Rise Of An Empire" is an amazing sequel to  300 where the history of what happened to make Xerxes the man he is. We are introduced...

December 18th, 2013 | 0 comments   August Osage County was a brilliant Broadway show that was made into a big blockbuster film with Streep, Julia Roberts, Sam Shepard. The piece feels like a...

December 10th, 2013 | 0 comments SAVING MR BANKS.   I went to a screening of " Saving Mr Banks" it is a very interesting film and a Corine's pick if you want to know how Mary Poppins was created....

September 20th, 2013 | 0 comments Rush   I saw this film tonight and found the acting and action very entertaining. It will appeal to both men and women as it is an action film with drama and a very...

September 20th, 2013 | 0 comments The film is in French but has subtitles. I saw a screening on September 9th and found the film wildly pleasing and visually stunning. It will make you drool and want to...

September 18th, 2013 | 0 comments  ADORE     Lil (Naomi Watts) and Roz (Robin Wright) have been best friends from childhood and still are after each has been married, with Lil now a...

August 13th, 2013 | 0 comments B-Roll supplied by The Weinstein Company. Review of " The Butler"   The Butler is based on Eugene Allen who was 89 years old and served 8 Presidents...

August 3rd, 2013 | 0 comments   The only two things that differentiates “2 Guns” from dozens of other action movies are Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg whose bromance reminds one of the...

July 13th, 2013 | 0 comments   “Augustine” is the (fictionalized) story In the late 19th century of a real neurologist, Jean-Martin Charcot (Vincent Lindon), who was exploring a cure for...

July 1st, 2013 | 0 comments Corine Cohen interviewed Actor Will Chase.  WC     Last night, on Saturday June 29, 2013, LES hotspot, The DL hosted an intimate reception to...

June 14th, 2013 | 0 comments     Directed by Gavin Hood. Adapted from a novel by Athol Fugard, the celebrated South African playwright. Tsotsi played by Presley Cheneyagae Tsotsi, our...

June 12th, 2013 | 0 comments s  If you are a Superman fan, MAN OF STEEL is the best of the series. This Superman has come a long way with incredible sets, action, adventure and the most...

May 15th, 2013 | 0 comments   r2 Yes, I am very excited about this film. The first Rio was one of my favorite animated films and I can't wait to see this. Sadly it is a very long wait. Enjoy...

April 15th, 2013 | 0 comments   Once or twice a year a ‘small’ picture sneaks into the local cinema and stays for weeks and weeks usually because of word of mouth. Most of the time they are...

March 31st, 2013 | 0 comments     NO   Directed by: Pablo Larrain Written by: Pedro Peirano based on a play by Antonio Skarmata Stars: Gael Garcial Beirnal as Rene’,  Antonia...

March 23rd, 2013 | 0 comments   According to moviebodycounts.com, (yes, all sorts of information is available on the Internet), Gerard Butler set some sort of top 5 record with his movie...

March 18th, 2013 | 0 comments   Once you get past the unattractive Harpo Marx hairdo sported by Halle Berry in “The Call” the first 80 minutes of this 98 film presents an interesting...

February 24th, 2013 | 0 comments     I am only selecting what I consider the top 10 categories and feel they are the only ones that should be shown on the show so it won’t run for what seems...

February 4th, 2013 | 0 comments The gorgeous actor Keanu Reeves was spotted recently on a NYC Subway. He also shows that he is a gentleman in addition to being a stunning star. Wish I took this...

December 26th, 2012 | 0 comments   Welcome to a new series which will happen once a month. There are times you want to watch a film at home. So at least once a month I will be picking Netflix...

December 26th, 2012 | 0 comments  hugh Having seen the musical version of “Les Miserables” four times on stage, twice when the 25th anniversary concert was presented on television  and now...

December 22nd, 2012 | 0 comments   Full disclosure:  on July 13, 74 I sat down at a table in Lloyd’s Coach House restaurant in Fort Smith, Arkansas and ate a 72 ounce Sirloin steak with a...

December 19th, 2012 | 0 comments   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0vWqlwcZBNU The Guilt Trip     Photo credit: Sam Emerson Left to right: Lorna Scott is Waitress (standing, left), Seth...

December 6th, 2012 | 0 comments   THE STANDBYS SET FOR THEATRICAL DEBUT AS PART OF DIGINEXT FILM SERIES ON DEC. 7 Feature Film Offering Inside Look Into the Lives of Broadway’s Unsung Heroes...

November 24th, 2012 | 0 comments   Rise of The Guardians is a wonderful new film by( David Lindsay Abaire)for children ages 8 and up. Santa Claus, The Easter Bunny, The Tooth Fairy The Sandman and...

November 24th, 2012 | 0 comments pi The 90 minutes in the center of the 2 hours and 6 minutes of the movie “Life of Pi” is stunning movie magic by the director Ang Lee. His director of photography,...

November 17th, 2012 | 0 comments     As a kid I was brought up and raised on Disney films and have always loved them. The other day I saw BRAVE, which was the first Disney film where a...

November 17th, 2012 | 0 comments   Daniel Day-Lewis is Abraham Lincoln in Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln”  and gives a riveting portrait that certainly will be remembered at awards time....

September 22nd, 2012 | 0 comments     Some people go to a movie to sit back, relax and be entertained. Others don’t mind a drama as long as it has 3 acts and can be followed easily enough....

August 18th, 2012 | 0 comments   The remake of “Sparkle” is not a film to see if; 1) you want to remember Whitney Houston at her best 2) you have seen either the Broadway production of...

August 3rd, 2012 | 0 comments   Not having seen the original  1990  “Total Recall” movie I have nothing to compare it and am left wondering if as much glass was shattered in the...

July 11th, 2012 | 0 comments   Woody Allen got me, and millions of others, back into his fold with  “Midnight In Paris” but he has kicked me to the curb again with “To Rome With...

June 23rd, 2012 | 0 comments   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KZnx3zJiGlM&;hd=1 Can you walk into a movie theatre, park your logic at the door, and accept that a boy could be struck...

June 5th, 2012 | 0 comments   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3XkKjbSxzR4&;hd=1 Never say never is the old cry and I remember, after seeing “Shallow Hal” and “Nacho Libre”, that I...

June 1st, 2012 | 0 comments   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PlkWVkpP59U&;hd=1   Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, and Gloria the Hippopotamus set out to return to...

May 28th, 2012 | 0 comments   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cyD_T7zPMVQ&;hd=1 When you walk into the movie theatre to see “Men in Black 3” you are not going to see a ‘deep’ film...

March 27th, 2012 | 0 comments   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4hipB_nHRNQ Comparing British and American love stories, though I don't recall the last Hollywood romance movie without crude,...

February 28th, 2012 | 0 comments   Lorax I was fortunate to attend a screening today. If you have a child ages 5-12 you need to take them to this film. If you are an adult that adores beautiful...

February 1st, 2012 | 0 comments   THE HELP SCREENWRITER-DIRECTOR TATE TAYLOR   TO RECEIVE WGAW’S 2012 PAUL SELVIN AWARD      LOS ANGELES –...