Kam on Film: ‘Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens,’ ‘Daddy’s Home’ and What’s New In Theaters

Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens

Walt Disney Pictures

Rated PG-13 for violence

Eagerly-Anticipated Sequel Proves Well Worth The Wait           
The Force Awakens is a splendid sequel to Return Of The Jedi, the 1983 finale of the original Star Wars trilogy. This offering follows the uneven prequel …

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Kam on Film: ‘Concussion,’ ‘The Revenant’ and What’s New In Theaters

Concussion

Sony Pictures

Rated PG-13 for profanity, mature themes and disturbing images

Will Smith Delivers Oscar-Quality Performance As Fearless Brain Researcher Who Fought The NFL

In 2002, Will Smith landed his first Academy Award nomination for Ali, a riveting biopic about Muhammad Ali directed by Michael Mann. Although a …

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Kam on Film: ‘The Danish Girl,’ ‘The Big Short’ and What’s New In Theaters

The Danish Girl

Focus Features

Rated R for sexuality and full-frontal nudity

Eddie Redmayne Delivers Another Oscar-Quality Performance As Sexual Preference Pioneer 

In 2015, Eddie Redmayne won the Best Actor Oscar for his poignant portrayal of Stephen Hawking in The Theory Of Everything. While Eddie earned the picture’s only …

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Kam on Film: ‘The Letters,’ ‘Legend’ and What’s New In Theaters

The Letters

Freestyle Releasing

Rated PG for mature themes

Reverential Biopic Chronicling The Life And Times Of Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa (Juliet Stevenson) was born Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu in Kosovo on August 26, 1910. At the age of 12, she already expressed an interest in becoming a nun in order …

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Kam on Film: ‘Youth,’ ‘Chi-Raq’ and What’s New In Theaters

Youth

Fox Searchlight Pictures

Rated R for profanity, sexuality and graphic nudity

Caine And Keitel Co-Star As Aging BFFs In Surreal Meditation On Mortality

Fred Ballinger (Michael Caine) has chosen to withdraw from the limelight after a storybook career as a celebrated composer and conductor. He’s presently being pampered with …

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Kam on Film: ‘Creed,’ ‘Brooklyn’ and What’s New In Theaters

Creed

Warner Brothers Pictures

Rated PG-13 for violence, profanity and sensuality

Rocky Franchise Revived With Character-Driven Spin-Off

When most people think of Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone), what automatically comes to mind is the iconic image of a gutsy underdog easy to root for who held his own in the boxing …

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Kam on Film: ‘Carol,’ ‘My All American’ and What’s New In Theaters

Carol

The Weinstein Company

Rated R sexuality, nudity and brief profanity

Divorcée Finds Refuge In Arms Of Shy Shopgirl In Tale Of Forbidden Love Set In The ’50s

Carol Aird (Cate Blanchett) is a socialite in the midst of a bitter divorce. Her husband, Harge (Kyle Chandler), is making it …

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Kam on Film: ‘Shelter,’ ‘The Man In 3B’ and What’s New In Theaters

Shelter

Screen Media Films

Unrated

Plight Of Homeless Highlighted In Bittersweet Romance Drama

It’s probably a hard-sell when you choose to make any film, let alone a romance, revolving around the homeless. After all, in real life, most of us avoid interacting with them at all costs.

Sure, if cornered, …

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Kam on Film: ‘Suffragette,’ ‘Spotlight’ and What’s New In Theaters

Suffragette

Focus Features

Rated PG-13 for intense violence, mature themes, brief profanity and partial nudity

Moving Period Piece Recounts British Females’ Fight For The Right To Vote

Nowadays, most females take access to the ballot box for granted. Nevertheless, they owe a big debt of gratitude to the mostly unsung …

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Kam on Film: ‘Our Brand Is Crisis,’ ‘Julia’ and What’s New In Theaters

Our Brand Is Crisis

Warner Brothers Pictures

Rated R for profanity and sexual references

American Media Consultants Manipulate Bolivian Political Campaign In Dirty Tricks Dramedy

In 2002, Gonzalo “Goni” Sanchez de Lozada, a candidate for the presidency of Bolivia, found himself floundering in the polls with just a few months …

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