‘Never Cry Wolf’ is a perfect, beautifully told story about one man’s journey to find himself

Charles Martin Smith in 'Never Cry Wolf'
Charles Martin Smith in ‘Never Cry Wolf’

When I was a kid, Never Cry Wolf was the first film I went to see alone. It was 1983, and I was 8 years old. I went to see the movie 13 times, 12 of which alone.

I don’t know what struck me about the film, but I was completely taken by it. Fascinated. I loved the story, and continually scratched together the five to six bucks I needed to see the movie, and buy a soda and popcorn.

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‘The Cold Light of Day’ might have been best left in the dark

Henry Cavill in 'The Cold Light of Day'
Henry Cavill in ‘The Cold Light of Day’

[rating = 2]Starring:  Henry Cavill, Bruce Willis, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Echequi, Emma Hamilton, Caroline Goodall, Rafi Gavron, and Roschdy Zem
Director(s):  Mabrouk El Mechri
Writer(s):  Scott Wiper, John Petro

Making a spy thriller is easy.  Making a good spy thriller is hard.  Making a bad spy thriller with good actors is even more difficult, yet that’s what The Cold Light of Day turns out to be.

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Amy Adams delights in ‘Trouble With the Curve’

Amy Adams and Clint Eastwood are daughter and father in 'Trouble with the Curve'
Amy Adams and Clint Eastwood are daughter and father in ‘Trouble with the Curve’

[rating=3]Starring:  Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams, Justin Timberlake, John Goodman, Matthew Lillard and Joe Massingill
Director(s):  George Lorenz
Writer(s):  Randy Brown

Any serious baseball fan knows the names Ferguson Jenkins and Mike Schmidt, both members of the Hall of Fame.  Few if any know the name of Tony Lucadello, but without him, they’d have never heard of Jenkins or Schmidt.  He was the baseball scout who signed both players to their first contract.

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‘Lawrence of Arabia’ back on big screen – for 1 night only!

Peter O'Toole and Omar Sharif in 'Lawrence of Arabia'
Peter O’Toole and Omar Sharif in ‘Lawrence of Arabia’

Reportedly, it is Steven Spielberg’s favorite film.

At 216 minutes, it has the longest running time of any live-action movie containing no dialogue spoken by a woman, in history.  It received 10 Academy Award nominations and won seven Oscars. And on October 4th, almost exactly 50 years after its original release, it returns to the big screen for one night only.

Get your tickets early.

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Adele appears set to sing theme song to ‘Skyfall’

Adele is belting out the latest Bond theme song for 'Skyfall'
Adele is belting out the latest Bond theme song for ‘Skyfall’

Adele is expected to perform the theme song to the 22nd official “James Bond” film Skyfall, according to Total Film. Sony has yet to confirm it, but if true (and it likely is), she joins an impressive list of recording artists who have recorded Bond theme songs.  Those artists, and the Bond themes they recorded are:

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