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Tag: Jennifer Lawrence

  • Causeway, a gentle story of recovery

    Causeway, a gentle story of recovery

    Causeway stars Jennifer Lawrence and Brian Tyree Henry in a quiet, introspective story about two traumatized people who find each other and help each other heal. The subtle reveal of character the two lead actors create is touching and brimming with vulnerability.

  • Review: Don’t Look Up. Wait, do look up!

    Review: Don’t Look Up. Wait, do look up!

    Don’t Look Up is a laugh-out-loud satire about real events that haven’t happened yet. It’s true but painfully so. It paints a portrait of a society gone mad and a world hurtling toward doom. In other words, it’s us right now.

  • Watch This: New Trailer for Red Sparrow

    Watch This: New Trailer for Red Sparrow

    I’m not sure how I feel about Red Sparrow. It has Jennifer Lawrence in the starring role, but she doesn’t seem to be in control of her own destiny. Red Sparrow looks like male driven, violent drama to me. What do you think?

  • Watch This: Trailer for Red Sparrow

    Watch This: Trailer for Red Sparrow

    Red Sparrow stars Jennifer Lawrence in a thriller about a Russian ballerina turned spy.

  • Review: The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2

    Review: The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2

    The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2 was the only one of the series I missed seeing in the theaters. It’s been a long wait for it to reach a streaming service, but it is at last on Amazon Prime. This film seemingly ends the saga of Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) and her quest to save […]

  • Watch This: Trailer for Joy

    Watch This: Trailer for Joy

    Joy stars Jennifer Lawrence, with Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper, Edgar Ramirez, Isabella Rossellini, Diane Ladd, Virginia Madsen, Elisabeth Röhm and Dascha Polanco. We’ve seen the names Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper and Robert De Niro together in films before and it has meant Oscar nominations for Jennifer Lawrence when we do. This film is her […]

  • Watch This: The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2 Official Trailer

    Watch This: The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2 Official Trailer

    I know I’m really late with this. Everyone has probably seen it already. But I couldn’t let the trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 “We March Together” go unacknowledged. With President Snow (Donald Sutherland) being his most menacing and Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) being her most heroic, Mockingjay Part 2 promises an epic […]

  • Watch This: Trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt. 2

    Watch This: Trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt. 2

    As if Katniss Everdeen didn’t already have my heart sewed up in an eternal mockingjay bundle of love, check out all the buttons that get pushed in this blood-stirring trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt. 2. Let’s see, we have martial music, synchronized gun waving worthy of the Marine Corps, and a savior in […]

  • Jennifer Lawrence will Star in a Steven Spielberg Film

    Jennifer Lawrence will Star in a Steven Spielberg Film

    Just when I think I want to stop following Steven Spielberg on Twitter because he’s something of a jerk, he goes and decides to make a biopic about war photographer Lynsey Addario called  It’s What I Do. Aw Yeah. #moviefilms #truth pic.twitter.com/GVfK6TQhuD — Steven Spielberg (@SpielbergSteve) March 4, 2015 Jennifer Lawrence signed on to star […]

  • Watch This: Hunger Games: The Mockingjay Pt. 1 Final Trailer

    Watch This: Hunger Games: The Mockingjay Pt. 1 Final Trailer

    It’s November! That means The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 will be in theaters soon. Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) is going to draw a line in the scorched sand and take on President Snow (Donald Sutherland) and all the evil. It’s worth a trip to IMDB to scroll through the photos for the film […]