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The Magnificent Seven

Zaki's Review: The Magnificent Seven (2016)

Zaki Hasan | Posted 09.30.2016 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

Sometimes it feels like the only thing MGM has on offer is James Bond movies and remakes of revered movies from its voluminous back catalogue. From Ro...

The Magnificent Seven

Dwight Brown | Posted 09.23.2016 | Entertainment
Dwight Brown

In the original 1960s The Magnificent Seven, seven gunfighters assembled to help a Mexican peasant village fight off villains. That's the basic premis...

Movie Review: The Magificent Seven...Magnificent!

Carole Mallory | Posted 09.22.2016 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Remaking the 1960 John Sturges film starring Yul Brynner and Steve Mc Queen which was, in turn, modeled after Kurosawa's 1954 Seven Samurai was taking...

The MovieFilm Podcast: Sully, Snowden, and The Magnificent Seven

Zaki Hasan | Posted 09.22.2016 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

With fall movie season upon us, Brian and Zaki are back to offer quick takes on a whole host of new releases, including Clint Eastwood's Sully, Oliver...

Lee Byung-Hun's Journey From Korean Cinema To Hollywood

Mufsin Mahbub | Posted 08.09.2016 | Entertainment
Mufsin Mahbub

Lee Byung-Hun is regarded as one of South Korea's top leading actors in the country. With tremendous success in Korean cinema, Lee took his chance in the West trying to make his mark in Hollywood and become a household name in America.

The MovieFilm Podcast: The Jungle Book, and Key & Peele on Keanu!

Zaki Hasan | Posted 04.21.2016 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

This week Brian and I discuss a whole host of new and upcoming release, including Disney's box office behemoth The Jungle Book, the Kevin Costner action thriller Criminal, and Universal's sequel/spin-off The Huntsman: Winter's War.

Chris Pratt Is Magnificent In 'Magnificent Seven' Trailer

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 04.20.2016 | Entertainment

If Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen didn't already use the title for their 1994 classic, "The Magnificent Seven" could probably be renamed "How the West Was...

Western Flicks and the Academy Awards: The Values We Live and Die By

John W. Whitehead | Posted 04.24.2013 | Entertainment
John W. Whitehead

As a tribute to the classic Western, the ones that stay with you long after the credits have faded, here are 10 of my favorite Western classics.

The Magnificent 7, Then And Now

BuzzFeed | Posted 08.02.2012 | Women

Everything you need to know about the legendary first American team to win the Olympic gymnastics team gold. The Magnificent Seven then:...

HuffPost Review: Ironclad

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.05.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

When it comes to stories that bear transposition to varying eras and settings, Akira Kurosawa's Seven Samurai (1954) seems a prime example of a plot t...

Movie Review: The Wolfman

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Joe Johnston's remake isn't dreadful -- certainly not as awful as the commercials make it look. It's not a good movie, by any stretch -- but it could have been a lot worse.

The Best Original Movie Scores By Farr

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

Surveying the historical span of filmmaking, the use of original music appears more prevalent from the dawn of sound through the 1970s -- or perhaps it's just that the scores themselves were more memorable over this period.