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  • This Is What Happens When 'Fight Club' Comes To Church

    Published: Mon, Sep 15, 2014

    "Fight Church," an upcoming documentary, explores the world of fight ministries, where pastors use violence as a tool for religious connection, posing the question, "Can you really love your neighbor as yourself and then punch him in the face?" Directed by Bryan Storkel and Academy...

  • WATCH: The first full 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay' trailer is here

    Published: Mon, Sep 15, 2014

    It’s here! The first full-length trailer for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1" has arrived, according to USA TODAY. There is so much in this trailer. Katniss and Gale shooting exploding arrows. The world crumbling. Peeta on TV. Katniss standing up to President Coin. Effie wearing gray....

  • LAPD Allegedly Handcuffed And Detained A "Django Unchained" Actress For Kissing Her White Partner

    Published: Mon, Sep 15, 2014

    Daniele Watts was handcuffed and put in the back of a squad car after she and partner Brian Lucas were caught kissing in a car, Buzzfeed reports. The interracial couple said police kept asking if they actually knew each other.

  • Remembering Clifton Adams, an Oklahoma author all but lost to history

    By Bud Elder, For The Oklahoman | Published: Sun, Sep 14, 2014

    Guest writer Bud Elder, former film commissioner for the state Tourism Department and an online film critic, turns a spotlight on Oklahoma author Clifton Adams, a contemporary of Jim Thompson who wrote Western and crime stories and novels between 1947 and his death in 1971.

  • Oklahoma filmmaker seeks to complete documentary chronicling Japanese love affair with country and western music

    By Adam Kemp, Staff Writer | Updated: Fri, Sep 12, 2014

    Oklahoman’s film is in its last week of funding on, a website dedicated to crowd-sourcing money for projects like documentaries. The group is trying to raise $35,000.

  • Movie Review: 'The Drop'

    By Gene Triplett, For The Oklahoman | Published: Fri, Sep 12, 2014

    Movie review: “The Drop” is noir dynamite with a slow-burning fuse that takes unexpected twists and turns through the dirtier streets of Brooklyn before delivering its explosive climax, all the while providing a worthy setting for James Gandolfini’s searing final feature performance.

  • Movie Review: 'Dolphin Tale 2'

    By MICHAEL RECHTSHAFFEN, Hollywood Reporter | Published: Fri, Sep 12, 2014

    “Dolphin Tale 2” is another engaging film inspired by the real-life inhabitants of the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

  • Movie Review: 'The Trip to Italy'

    By Nathan Poppe, Entertainment Writer | Published: Fri, Sep 12, 2014

    Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon go on the road again “The Trip to Italy,” an improv buddy comedy showing at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art.

  • How to ruin Batman with one photo

    Published: Thu, Sep 11, 2014

    Batman doesn't kill people. So why does his new car showcase a hood-mounted machine gun? Last night, the director of Batman v. Superman, Zack Snyder, revealed the first clear look at the new batmobile, designed exclusively for his upcoming film. It takes a sharp turn in a disappointing...

  • Yes, there will be a '23 Jump Street'

    Published: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    Great news, Channing Tatum/Jonah Hill fans: There will be a sequel to "22 Jump Street," and it looks like it will indeed be titled "23 Jump Street," according to USA TODAY. The only question is — will Medical School be part of the title? Deadline reports that Sony Pictures is moving forward...


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