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Movie Review... "No Escape"... Good Thriller

Carole Mallory | Posted 08.26.2015 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

If you want escape, see No Escape. How refreshing to see Owen Wilson's acting talents used to portray a range of emotions beyond comedy.

Dad Gives Teens Ultimatum With 'Taken'-Inspired Note

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.28.2015 | Fifty

Parents, want to keep your kids in line? Just threaten to take them offline. That's what one tech-savvy dad figured out as a way to discipline his mes...

Dad's 'Taken'-Inspired Note Scares Teens Into Cleaning Their Mess

Today | Jade Walker | Posted 07.28.2015 | Parents

The famous words that Liam Neeson mutters over the phone at the height of "Taken" have been given new meaning.  ...

Minions Mania: Top 10 Movies About Henchmen

Tara McNamara | Posted 07.08.2015 | Entertainment
Tara McNamara

In fact, the adorable nonsense-speaking lackeys we grew to love in the Despicable Me movies aren't the only minions to get their own movie.

Great Conversations: Gabriel Byrne

Alex Simon | Posted 07.05.2015 | Entertainment
Alex Simon

I interviewed actor Gabriel Byrne by phone in 2009, my final interview for Venice Magazine. It was simultaneously one of the easiest and most difficult conversations I've ever had. Easy because Byrne and I had that very rare thing: an instant rapport.

You'll Be 'Taken' With Seth MacFarlane's Liam Neeson Impression

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.23.2015 | Entertainment

He's got a very particular set of skills when it comes to celebrity impressions. While promoting his new movie "Ted 2" on "The Tonight Show," Seth ...

Movies for Stepdads on Father's Day: 11 Films with Positive Portrayals of Stepfathers

Tara McNamara | Posted 06.15.2015 | Entertainment
Tara McNamara

Happy Father's Day, Stepdads! Let's face it, stepfathers don't get much credit. In fact, in cinema circles, they get a lot of resentment, hate and ridicule. Stepfathers in film are usually portrayed as the doofus, the villain, or a distraction to the mother.

Are You a Biopic Addict Like Me?

Shannon Wrzesinski | Posted 06.10.2015 | Entertainment
Shannon Wrzesinski

Biopics are often the critics favorites as well, frequently proving themselves as Oscar and Golden Globe contenders. Plus, given the variety of biopic categories, there's something on the menu for everyone.

The MovieFilm Podcast: Chappie, Run All Night, and More!

Zaki Hasan | Posted 05.18.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

It's a catch-all episode of the MovieFilm Podcast as Brian and Zaki await the arrival of the much-anticipated Furious 7, which kicks off the summer movie season in a few short weeks.

Movie Review: The Gunman -- Cashing the Check, Paying the Price

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.18.2015 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Unfortunately, the script, while making broad political points, otherwise plays as by-the-numbers action fodder.

Liam Neeson Reading A Bedtime Story Might Keep You Up At Night

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 03.13.2015 | Comedy

He has a very particular set of skills that may cause nightmares for people like you. Jimmy Kimmel decided to help parents out on Wednesday by havi...

Who's The Sexiest Man Over 60? You Decide

Margaret Manning | Posted 05.12.2015 | Fifty
Margaret Manning

One of the biggest misconceptions about aging is that we no longer care about beauty, sex or romantic companionship. What rubbish! Baby boomers today are challenging stereotypes and living life with verve and passion. We want to look great, even if we don't care what other people think.

Movie Review: Run All Night -- Here We Go Again!

Carole Mallory | Posted 05.10.2015 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Liam Neeson does it again. He not only has you care about his character, but the whole dang movie. Even if he is a retired hit man.

Liam Neeson's 'Taken 4' Parody Trailer Has To Happen For Real

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 01.15.2015 | Comedy

Liam Neeson's particular set of skills involves a lot more origami than previously thought. On Wednesday, Jimmy Kimmel released a "Taken 4" parody ...

Liam Neeson Says America Has 'Too Many F**king Guns'

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 01.14.2015 | Entertainment

Liam Neeson voiced his issues with gun ownership in America during a conversation about the recent shooting at the Charlie Hebdo offices in Paris. ...

'Taken 3' Dominates Weekend Box Office

AP | DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 03.13.2015 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After three weeks atop the box office, "The Hobbit" has been taken down by Liam Neeson. "Taken 3" nabbed the top spot at the wee...

Hear Liam Neeson Prank Call Maggie Grace's Ex Boyfriend In His 'Taken' Voice

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 01.09.2015 | Comedy

Best. Prank. Ever. On Thursday, "Taken 3" star Maggie Grace, who plays Liam Neeson's daughter in the movies, told Conan O'Brien that Neeson is prot...

This Was Even More Intense Than 'Taken'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 01.08.2015 | Comedy

Liam Neeson has a very particular set of skills when it comes to arm wrestling. On Wednesday, the "Taken 3" actor faced Jimmy Fallon in an arm wres...

The Doha Ajyal Diaries: For the Love of Cinema and Khalil Gibran's The Prophet

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 02.03.2015 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

This beautiful city, with its azure seas is the epicenter of where I first realized that the stories being told in the region held the potential to unite us and ideally, help save the world.

'Stand Up for What You Care About': The Ajyal Youth Film Festival in Doha

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 01.28.2015 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

This year the Ajyal Youth Film Festival, in its second edition, is going to be phenomenal, mark my words. The six-day event will kick off with the world premiere of Amber Fares' Speed Sisters, a documentary featuring the stories of Marah, Mona, Betty, Noor and Maysoon -- the first all-woman rally-racing team in the Middle East.

Celebrities Snap Selfies In Bed For Latest Campaign To Help Syrian Children

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 10.14.2014 | Impact

Some celebrities want their privacy. Others take pictures of themselves shirtless in the sheets of their bed and want you to see it -- for a good caus...

I'm a Muslim American Mom. And I'm Sorry.

Yasmina Blackburn | Posted 12.07.2014 | Religion
Yasmina Blackburn

I often figure those who know me from PTA or the bus stop or the grocery store would naturally assume I would condemn criminals and bad guys and extremists of every sort, but apparently, since I'm Muslim, the condemnation has to be signed, sealed and delivered to make it stick.

Entertaining Violence: A Day of Blood, Guts, and Guns, All for Fun!

David Toussaint | Posted 12.06.2014 | Entertainment
David Toussaint

8 a.m. Wake up, pour coffee, get paper. After reading about bloodshed and war, move on to the Entertainment Section for much-needed relief.

Yes, They Made 'Taken 3' And Here's The Trailer

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 09.30.2014 | Entertainment

Liam Neeson famously told a Dublin radio show that he thought a second "Taken" sequel would stretch the limits of disbelief. "I don't think there'll b...

The MovieFilm Podcast: Grading Gotham

Zaki Hasan | Posted 11.25.2014 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

For this week's show, we pick apart the premiere episode of Fox's new Batman-minus-Batman TV series, Gotham. We look at what worked, what didn't, and where we hope things go in the weeks ahead.