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Kevin Jagernauth

Kevin Jagernauth

How many documentaries about Elvis Presley are you prepared to handle? Well, there’s going to be at least two coming across the next year. First, there’s Eugene Jarecki‘s “The King,” produced by Steven Soderbergh, which tr…

If you’re looking to escape the numerous scandals coming out of the White House, you can take a breather at the multiplex with….a movie about a political scandal. “Chappaquiddick” explores the scrutiny that Ted Kennedy faced aft…

The idea of a cinematic universe is no longer just for blockbuster movies, but Oscar contenders too. Luca Guadagnino has shared during this year’s awards season run that’d he be up for making as many as five “Call Me By Your Name&#822…

Johnny Flynn is perhaps best known as Dylan, the perpetually heart-sad lead of the terrific Netflix series “Lovesick.” However, in the upcoming “Beast,” the actor trades in his floppy haired melancholic woes for an eerie mystery…

In the past 48 hours, I’ve been hearing a lot about Vero and HQ Trivia. They’re the latest social media apps and games that have everyone plugged to their smartphone, and probably handing over loads of personal data to tech companies who pr…

“That’s a nice thing to look forward to, a new Wes Anderson movie around the corner. I can’t wait,” Paul Thomas Anderson recently said, and we couldn’t agree more. “Isle Of Dogs,” the latest from Wes Anderson, is another stop motion a…

It would seem that movies that take audiences inside the virtual, connected world are #trending. This spring, Steven Spielberg boots up the nostalgia heavy “Ready Player One,” where a young man dives into the bits and bytes that bring us al…

With two Oscar nominations under her belt — for “Blue Jasmine” and this year for her terrific performance in “The Shape Of Water” — Sally Hawkins could walk away on Sunday with a golden statue for her mantle. Her work is astonis…

You’ve seen Jesus on the big screen before, but you haven’t seen his story told from the point of view of “Mary Magdalene.” Rooney Mara takes the titular role in this prestige-y Bible movie, that also features Joaquin Phoenix pl…

Perhaps the second biggest surprise of last weekend’s box office (besides another terrific showing by “Black Panther”), was the strong debut of the comedy “Game Night.” Rocking a B+ Cinemascore, a haul of $16.6 million, an…