Galifanakis, Downey shine in Warner Bros. “Due Date”

By Charly SHELTON Most all of us loved “The Hangover.” Stupid humor but absolutely hilarious. Now the writers and director reteam with star Zach Galifanakis to strike gold again. But instead of just joke after joke, this film is peppered with real emotion, showing that Galifanakis not only can make us cry from laughter, but […]

An epic ‘Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows, Part 1’

By Susan JAMES ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1’ starts with a bang and ends with a lightning bolt. The beginning of the end for an epic magical journey, this film is a satisfying step along the road.  When we last saw our hero, played with panache by Daniel Radcliffe, he was at […]

Eastwood’s ‘Hereafter’ is more of an afterthought

By Susan JAMES If you’re looking for an upbeat way to spend a rainy afternoon, Clint Eastwood’s meandering meditation on the afterlife isn’t it. Punctuated by a handful of wrenchingly acted scenes, the script by Peter Morgan buries these in a slow paced porridge of existential proportions. Matt Damon plays George Lonegan, a man tormented […]

Unnaturally awful – ‘Paranormal Activity 2’

By Charly SHELTON The 2007 film “Paranormal Activity” was made on the cheap with no “real” names to speak of. When it first came out audiences across America believed that it was real, documented footage of a paranormal haunt – a demonic presence in a condo that terrorizes young couple Micah and Katie. It was […]

Week in Review June 3rd, 2010

Here is the week in review podcast for June 3rd, 2010.  Stories include Prom Plus, Memorial Day, and some News in Brief.  Thanks to Michael Workman for additional videography and photography.

“Shrek Forever After” is a winner for entire family

By Charly SHELTON Shrek has had many misadventures over the nearly 10 years since the green ogre debuted from the then new animation department of Dreamworks SKG. He saved the princess, defeated the evil Lord Farquaad, married his princess-turned-ogre true love, then he was turned human, saved his princess again – this time from the […]

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