Movie Review: The Intimate But Sprawling Polish Drama ‘Cold War’ Packs a Punch That Lingers

CREDIT: Łukasz Żal

Starring: Joanna Kulig, Tomasz Kot

Director: Paweł Pawlikowski

Running Time: 85 Minutes

Rating: R for Well-Lit Black & White Sexual Content

Release Date: December 21, 2018 (Limited)

If you watch enough films of a wide enough variety, at certain points you will encounter moments or even entire stories that go beyond your sphere of recognition. At those instances, it is best to…

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Movie Review: Dick Cheney is Ten Chess Moves Ahead of Everyone in Adam McKay’s Typically Ambitious ‘Vice’

CREDIT: Matt Kennedy/Annapurna Pictures

Starring: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell, Jesse Plemons, Alison Pill, Lily Rabe, Justin Kirk, Tyler Perry, LisaGay Hamilton, Eddie Marsan

Director: Adam McKay

Running Time: 132 Minutes

Rating: R for Profanity in the Halls of Power and Images of War and Torture

Release Date: December 25, 2018

If I’m understanding Vice correctly, then A…

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Movie Review: ‘Bumblebee’ is Retro Fun and Mercifully Economical

CREDIT: Paramount Pictures

Starring: Hailee Steinfeld, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., John Cena, Pamela Adlon, John Ortiz, Stephen Schneider, Jason Drucker, Dylan O’Brien, Angela Bassett, Justin Theroux, Peter Cullen

Director: Travis Knight

Running Time: 114 Minutes

Rating: PG-13 for Deadly Alien Technology That Vaporizes Blood and Guts

Release Date: December 21, 2018

The Transformersseries is addicted to…

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SNL Love It/Keep It/Leave It: Matt Damon/Mark Ronson and Miley Cyrus

CREDIT: Rosalind O’Connor/NBC

NewsCult’s Jeffrey Malone watches every new episode of Saturday Night Live and then organizes the sketches into the following categories: “Love It” (potentially Best of the Season-worthy), “Keep It” (perfectly adequate), or “Leave It” (in need of a rewrite, to say the least). Then he concludes with assessments of the host and musical guest.

Love It

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Tips to Look Classy by Choosing the Right Accessories

Most of the time people focus too much on dresses and shoes, they sometimes let smaller things like, earrings, necklaces, bracelets, pendants and rings go by unnoticed. Not only is it a shame, but it also provides a perfect explanation for a common situation that keeps repeating itself. More often than not, someone would show up with a beautiful dress or a truly amazing outfit which, on any…

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Entertainment Essentials: December 14, 2018

CREDIT: Tatum Mangus/Annapurna Pictures; Benjamin Lennox; Sony

Every Friday, NewsCult Entertainment Editor Jeffrey Malone recommends the entertainment essentials of the week – at least three, often more, and usually at least one cinematic and at least one televisual, but it could be ANY combination.

1. Movie: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (Theatrically Nationwide) – Just when it seemed…

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Movie Review: Dick Cheney is Ten Chess Moves Ahead of Everyone in Adam McKay’s Typically Expansive ‘Vice’

CREDIT: Matt Kennedy/Annapurna Pictures

Starring: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell, Jesse Plemons, Alison Pill, Lily Rabe, Justin Kirk, Tyler Perry, LisaGay Hamilton, Eddie Marsan

Director: Adam McKay

Running Time: 132 Minutes

Rating: R for Profanity in the Halls of Power and Images of War and Torture

Release Date: December 25, 2018

If I’m understanding Vice correctly, then A…

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Movie Review: ‘Mortal Engines’ is Full of Striking Visuals and Admirable Ambition But a Little Pedestrian in the Execution

CREDIT: Mark Pokorny/Universal Pictures

Starring: Hera Hilmar, Robert Sheehan, Hugo Weaving, Jihae, Leila George, Ronan Raftery, Patrick Malahide, Stephen Lang

Director: Christian Rivers

Running Time: 128 Minutes

Rating: PG-13 for Guns, Knives, and Giant Metal Gears

Release Date: December 14, 2018

It’s not very often that you encounter a premise as fresh as that of Mortal Engines.In a dystopian…

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Movie Review: In ‘The Mule,’ Clint Eastwood is an Unlikely Drug Trafficker Who Complains About the Internet

CREDIT: Warner Bros.

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper, Laurence Fishburne, Michael Peña, Dianne Wiest, Andy García, Isabel Eastwood, Taissa Farmiga, Ignacio Serricchio, Eugene Cordero

Director: Clint Eastwood

Running Time: 116 Minutes

Rating: R for Casual Racist Slurs and Showing Someone a Good Time (Wink Wink) for the Night

Release Date: December 14, 2018

The Muledoes not need to feature…

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Movie Review: ‘Once Upon a Deadpool’ is the Director’s Cut You Never Knew You Wanted

Credit: 20th Century Fox

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Fred Savage, Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, Julian Dennison, Zazie Beetz, T.J. Miller, Brianna Hildebrand, and Jack Kesy

Director: David Leitch

Running Time: 2 hours

Rating: PG-13 for personal bleeping devices

Release Date: December 12-24th, 2018

Last month, Fox announced that everyone’s favorite R-rated superhero would make his way back into…

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