Kam On Film: ‘August: Osage County, ‘Lone Survivor’ and What’s New In Theaters

August: Osage County

The Weinstein Company

Rated R for profanity, sexual references and drug use

Streep Heads Stellar Cast In Melodramatic Adaptation Of Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play

In 2008, August: Osage County not only won a Pulitzer Prize, but it also took home a quintet of Tony Awards, including Best Play. …

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Kam On Film: ‘Her,’ ‘American Hustle’ and What’s New In Theaters

Her

Warner Brothers

Rated R for profanity, sexuality and brief nudity

Joaquin Phoenix Pushes Envelope Again In Another Mind-Bending Adventure

A few years ago, Joaquin Phoenixreleased I’m Not Here, a novel mockumentary which chronicled his supposed retirement from acting in favor of a career in rap music. What made …

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Kam On Film: ‘Saving Mr. Banks,’ ‘A Madea Christmas’ and What’s New In Theaters

Saving Mr. Banks

Walt Disney Pictures

Rated PG-13 for mature themes and unsettling images

Period Piece Recounts Disney Effort To Secure Rights To Mary Poppins

P.L. Travers (Emma Thompson) was the pen name of Helen Lyndon Goff (1899-1996), the creator of the children’s classic Mary Poppins. When his daughters …

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Kam On Film: ‘Nebraska,’ ‘Philomena’ and What’s New In Theaters

Nebraska

Paramount Pictures

Rated R for profanity

Father And Son Bond During Nostalgic Road Trip Across America’s Aging Heartland

77-year-old Woody Grant (Bruce Dern) is an addlepated alcoholic whose brain is so bent out of shape that he’s convinced he’s struck it rich after getting one of those mass-produced letters …

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Kam On Film: ‘Inside Llewyn Davis,’ ‘Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey’ and What’s New In Theaters

Inside Llewyn Davis

CBS Films

Rated R for profanity and some sexual references

Coen Bros. Musical Chronicles A Week In The Life Of Fledgling Folksinger

It’s Greenwich Village in the middle of the winter of 1961, and Llewyn Davis (Oscar Issac) is so down on his luck that he can’t …

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Kam on Film: ‘Out Of The Furnace,’ ‘Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom’ and What’s New In Theaters

Out Of The Furnace

Relativity Media

Rated R for profanity, drug use and graphic violence

Ex-Con Searches For Missing Sibling In Gruesome Revenge Thriller

Russell Baze (Christian Bale) is stuck in a dead-end job at a rural Pennsylvania steel mill rumored to be closing soon. He’s not in a position …

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Kam On Film: ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,’ ‘Black Nativity’ and What’s New In Theaters

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Lionsgate Films

PG-13 for profanity, intense violence, frightening images, mature themes and a suggestive situation

Sequel Finds Katniss Forced To Compete In Another Death Match

Despite only being introduced in 2008, The Hunger Games trilogy has so captured the collective imagination of kids the world …

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Kam On Film: ‘Dallas Buyers Clubs,’ ‘Finding Mr. Right’ and What’s New In Theaters

Dallas Buyers Club

Focus Features

Rated R for nudity, drug use, graphic sexuality, pervasive profanity, ethnic slurs and homophobic slurs

Matthew McConaughey Delivers Oscar-Quality Performance In Bittersweet Biopic

Ron Woodroof (Matthew McConaughey) was informed that he had just 30 days to live when he was diagnosed as HIV+ in 1986. …

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Kam On Film: ‘The Best Man Holiday,’ ‘Dear Mr. Watterson’ and What’s New In Theaters

The Best Man Holiday

Universal Pictures

Rated R for profanity, sexuality, ethnic slurs and brief nudity

Seasonal Sequel Finds Reunited BFFs Romancing And Reminiscing

When released back in 1999, The Best Man was dismissed by some as merely an African-American variation on The Big Chill, and by others as …

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Kam On Film: ‘Last Vegas,’ ‘Go For Sisters’ and What’s New In Theaters

Last Vegas

CBS Films

PG-13 for profanity and sexuality

BFFs Reunite For Bachelor Party In Nostalgic Buddy Comedy

Billy (Michael Douglas), Paddy (Robert De Niro), Archie (Morgan Freeman) and Sam (Kevin Kline), inseparable since growing up in Flatbush back in the ‘50s, have managed to remain close over the years …

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