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Capsule Reviews: 'Signal Rock,' 'Bakwit Boys,' 'The Day After Valentine's,' 'Ang Babaeng Allergic sa WiFi' Capsule Reviews: 'Signal Rock,' 'Bakwit Boys,' 'The Day After Valentine's,' 'Ang Babaeng Allergic sa WiFi'
by Oliver Oliveros - August 20, 2018

From a young lady who suffers from electromagnetic hypersensitivity syndrome to a provincial lad who falsifies land titles and business permits to help his sister win a child custody case, 14 Filipino films of varied themes and genres are curated for the “Pista Ng Pelikulang Pilipino” (PPP), a natio... (more...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On MILE 22 Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On MILE 22
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2018

In a visceral modern thriller from the director of Lone Survivor, Mark Wahlberg stars as James Silva, an operative of the CIA's most highly-prized and least understood unit. Aided by a top-secret tactical command team, Silva must retrieve and transport an asset who holds life-threatening information... (more...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On CRAZY RICH ASIANS Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On CRAZY RICH ASIANS
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2018

Jon M. Chu ('Now You See Me 2') directed the contemporary romantic comedy 'Crazy Rich Asians,' based on the acclaimed worldwide bestseller by Kevin Kwan.... (more...)
BWW Review: HIP HOP FILM FESTIVAL 2018 Brings Fresh Perspectives and Hot Talent to Harlem BWW Review: HIP HOP FILM FESTIVAL 2018 Brings Fresh Perspectives and Hot Talent to Harlem
by Cindy Sibilsky - August 13, 2018

The 3rd annual Hip Hop Film Festival was held, fittingly, at the historic National Black Theatre founded by Dr. Barbara Ann Teer who moved to Harlem in 1968 and saw that the once vibrant neighborhood was suffering from a sense of hopelessness after the losses of African American leaders Dr. Martin L... (more...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On DOG DAYS Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On DOG DAYS
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2018

From acclaimed production company LD Entertainment (The Zookeeper's Wife, Jackie, and Megan Leavey) and Director Ken Marino comes Dog Days. Dog Days is a hilarious and heartfelt ensemble comedy that follows the lives of multiple dog owners and their beloved fluffy pals around sunny Los Angeles. When... (more...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On THE MEG Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On THE MEG
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2018

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Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On SKYSCRAPER Starring Dwayne Johnson Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On SKYSCRAPER Starring Dwayne Johnson
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2018

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Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: SUMMER VACATION Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: SUMMER VACATION
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2018

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Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In on ANT-MAN AND THE WASP Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In on ANT-MAN AND THE WASP
by TV News Desk - July 11, 2018

Ant-Man and the Wasp is an American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics characters Scott Lang / Ant-Man and Hope van Dyne / Wasp. Produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, it is intended to be the sequel to 2015's Ant-Man, and the twentieth film in the ... (more...)
BWW Review: And I'm Tellin' You - JENNIFER HUDSON Is Amazing! BWW Review: And I'm Tellin' You - JENNIFER HUDSON Is Amazing!
by Gil Kaan - July 09, 2018

Jennifer Hudson made her self-proclaimed, long-awaited debut at the Hollywood Bowl July 6 and 7, where she sang her silvery-fringed, mini-skirted butt off, totally charming her appreciative audience. Jennifer's vocal prowess was certainly in superlative, peak form as her hellllld notes and high, hii... (more...)
BWW Review: How Season 2 of Netflix's GLOW Wrestles the Patriarchy BWW Review: How Season 2 of Netflix's GLOW Wrestles the Patriarchy
by Brooke Yunis - July 08, 2018

Netflix's GLOW, loosely based on the 80s show Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling, released its second season at the end of June. Here's my review of it. WARNING: Spoilers!!... (more...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM
by BWW News Desk - June 19, 2018

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Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On GOTTI Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On GOTTI
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

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Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On THE INCREDIBLES 2 Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On THE INCREDIBLES 2
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

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Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On TAG Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On TAG
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

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Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On AMERICAN ANIMALS Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On AMERICAN ANIMALS
by BWW News Desk - June 07, 2018

The extraordinary and thrilling true story of four friends (Evan Peters, BARRY Keoghan, Blake Jenner, and Jared Abrahamson) living an ordinary existence who brazenly attempt to execute one of the most audacious art heists in US history. But not everything is as it seems, and as the daring theft unfo... (more...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On OCEAN'S 8 Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On OCEAN'S 8
by BWW News Desk - June 07, 2018

Every con has its pros. Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures have released the first trailer for the upcoming OCEAN'S 8, the all-female spin-off/sequel to the popular Ocean's 11 film franchise.... (more...)
BWW Album Review: There Is No Room In The Burn Book For MEAN GIRLS Original Broadway Cast Recording BWW Album Review: There Is No Room In The Burn Book For MEAN GIRLS Original Broadway Cast Recording
by Tori Hartshorn - June 01, 2018

Regardless of whether fetch happens or not, MEAN GIRLS fans can for sure be glad the 2004 hit film is now a musical-- a 12 time Tony nominated musical no less. The musical iteration of Tina Fey's MEAN GIRLS opened on Broadway last month after an out of town run in Washington D.C. Like the film, this... (more...)
BWW Review: HURRICANE BIANCA: FROM RUSSIA WITH HATE at SVA Theatre BWW Review: HURRICANE BIANCA: FROM RUSSIA WITH HATE at SVA Theatre
by Cindy Sibilsky - May 21, 2018

Hold on to your lashes ladies and strap that wig down with a babushka, because @TheBiancadelRio is back and strutting with the Soviets in Hurricane Bianca: From Russia with Hate! @RuPaul eat your heart out! #biancadelrio #rupauldragrace #hurricanebiancafromrussiawithhate #drag #lgbtq #fierce... (more...)
BWW Album Review: FROZEN Original Broadway Cast Recording Is Perfect Storm of Heart-Warming Humor BWW Album Review: FROZEN Original Broadway Cast Recording Is Perfect Storm of Heart-Warming Humor
by Tori Hartshorn - May 18, 2018

FROZEN is Disney's latest foray of into moving musicals from the screen to stage.  The story of sisterly love is currently melting frozen hearts on Broadway, joining its current counterparts ALADDIN and THE LION KING on the Great White Way (because of the snow, of course). Walt Disney Records also r... (more...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2018

SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY is an origin story about Han Solo, starring Alden Ehrenreich in the title role. The film is being produced by Lucasfilm from a screenplay by Lawrence and Jon Kasdan, and will be distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. The film will be the second Star Wars antholog... (more...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh in On DEADPOOL 2 Review Roundup: Critics Weigh in On DEADPOOL 2
by TV News Desk - May 15, 2018

After surviving a near fatal bovine attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef (Wade Wilson) struggles to fulfill his dream of becoming Mayberry's hottest bartender while also learning to cope with his lost sense of taste. Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade must battl... (more...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On LIFE OF THE PARTY Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On LIFE OF THE PARTY
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2018

New Line Cinema's comedy 'Life of the Party' stars Melissa McCarthy under the direction of Ben Falcone. When her husband suddenly dumps her, longtime dedicated housewife Deanna (McCarthy) turns regret into re-set by going back to college...landing in the same class and school as her daughter, who's ... (more...)
Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On OVERBOARD Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On OVERBOARD
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2018

Overboard is a fresh take on the iconic romantic comedy. In a splashy new twist, Overboard focuses on 'Leonardo' (Eugenio Derbez), a selfish, spoiled, rich playboy from Mexico's richest family and 'Kate' (Anna Faris), a working-class single mom of three hired to clean Leonardo's luxury yacht. After ... (more...)
BWW Review: BATMAN NINJA By Warner Bros. Japan, DC Comics and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment On Digital, DVD and Blue-Ray BWW Review: BATMAN NINJA By Warner Bros. Japan, DC Comics and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment On Digital, DVD and Blue-Ray
by Cindy Sibilsky - May 07, 2018

Batman and the whole Gotham gang, finally get the Anime treatment when they are whisked away to medieval Japan in Batman Ninja, now available on Digital and out on Blu-ray Steelbook, DVD and Blu-ray Combo Pack on May 8th. Fans of both American comics and Japanese Anime genres are in for a particular... (more...)