MOVIE REVIEW: Caper sequel ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ proves second verse can be as good as first

The script for “Muppets Most Wanted,” by Nicholas Stoller and director James Bobin — both veterans of the previous movie — is classic Muppets in that it knows when to barrage the audience with gags and when to provide enough plot to keep things moving right along.

MOVIE REVIEW: 'Need for Speed' is inferior knockoff of 'Fast and Furious'

The movie stars Aaron Paul from “Breaking Bad” fame.

Movie trivia contest: March 14

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'Grand Budapest Hotel' is collaborative filmmaking at its best

The film, directed by Wes Anderson, has a long list of stars in its cast, including Ralph Fiennes, Adrien Brody, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Goldblum, Jude Law, Bill Murray, Saoirse Ronan and Tilda Swinton.

FILM FANS: Eva Green's character Artemisia stands out in '300: Rise of an Empire'

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MOVIE REVIEW: 'Better Living Through Chemistry' plays out like axed HBO series

The film stars Sam Rockwell, Olivia Wilde and Michelle Monaghan.


The film was nominated for four Oscars.

ART BEAT: Suwanee's Independent Film Series to present 'Perfect Strangers' on March 18

Suwanee’s Independent Film Series consists of six films shown in September, October and November and continuing in February, March and April, with one film per month. April’s film will be “The Retrieval,” a film set in the American Civil War era.

MOVIE REVIEW: Documentary film 'Tim's Vermeer' is 'way too cool'

In the documentary, inventor Tim Jenison tried to understand the painting techniques of Dutch artist Johannes Vermeer, who painted the famous “Girl with a Pearl Earring.”

MOVIE REVIEW: 'Mr. Peabody and Sherman' may be too clever for its own good

The movie is based on characters created by visionary Jay Ward that were part of the “Rocky & Bullwinkle” cartoon series from the 1960s.

DISC SPOTLIGHT: '12 Years and Slave'

The film is the 2014 winner of the Oscar for Best Picture.

Movie trivia contest: March 7

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MOVIE REVIEW: '300: Rise of An Empire' is more of the same but slightly less

Movie critic Todd Gilchrist writes that “300: Rise of an Empire” is a worthy companion piece to the first film, “300.”

FILM FANS: ‘Son of God’ praised for its accuracy, casting

Daily Post Film Fans share their reviews of the recently released film “Son of God,” starring Diogo Morgado, Amber Rose Revah and Sebastian Knapp.

MOVIE REVIEW: 'Bag Man' is early front-runner for worst film of the year

John Cusack and Robert De Niro star in this crime thriller directed by David Grovic.