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Reel Talk: ‘Beyond the Lights’

I had a lot of doubt if the movie would contain substance, but to my surprise it’s one of my favorites of the year.


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Reel Talk with Justine Love: ‘Maleficent’

The truth is revealed about the spell cast upon Sleeping Beauty in the new Disney hit ‘Maleficent.’


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Reel Talk With Justine Love: ‘The Other Woman’

This week’s movie review features an interesting love triangle that turns into a hysterical comedy.


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Reel Talk with Justine Love: ‘Son of God’

Son of God is the journey of Jesus Christ’s life and death through beautiful cinematic storytelling.


Idris Elba stars in "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom". (Photo by Keith Bernstein/The Weinstein Company via Getty Images)

Reel Talk: ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’

“Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” is 2 hours and 19 minutes of moving and educational film on the life of the late Nelson Mandela, whose lifelong fight to end social injustice changed the world forever.


Actress Sophie Nelisse accepts the Hollywood Spotlight Award for "The Book Thief" onstage during the 17th annual Hollywood Film Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Oct. 21, 2013 in Beverly Hills, Calif.  (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)

Reel Talk: ‘The Book Thief’

When Hollywood brings a novel to the big screen it can either be a tragedy or a triumph. For “The Book Thief”, director Brian Percival has captured the story line and takes us on a journey of a spirited young girl’s determination.


Actors Michael Douglas, Morgan Freeman, Mary Steenburgen and Robert De Niro attend the New York premiere of "Last Vegas" at Ziegfeld Theater on Oct. 29, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Reel Talk: ‘Last Vegas’

Friendship is one of the greatest assets you can have in your life, and childhood friends are the best.


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Review: Dance Theatre of Harlem

The curtain rises and the stage is filled with vibrant colors of turquoises, moss green and one small spec of baby blues — and then right before your eyes are words in flight through dance.


Actress Chloe Grace Moretz poses on arrival for the world premiere of the film 'Carrie' in Hollywood, Calif., on Oct. 7, 2013. The remake of Stephen King's classic horror tale opens nationwide on Oct. 18, 2013. (Photo credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Reel Talk: ‘Carrie’

I am usually a little leery of re-makes of cult classic films, but with “Carrie,” director Kimberly Pierce did it justice.


Actor Chiwetel Ejiofor arrives at the premiere of Fox Searchlights' "12 Years A Slave" at the Directors Guild on Oct. 14, 2013 in Los Angeles, Calif.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Reel Talk: ’12 Years A Slave’

In “12 Years A Slave,” Director Steve McQueen takes us on an uncomfortable path through an era when people treated other human beings differently because of the color of their skin.