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By Brandon Jones On Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
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‘Peanut Butter Falcon’ is an engaging 2019 Huck Finn story with a message on compassion

What makes Mark Twain so great is the timelessness of his writing and the new film, The Peanut Butter Falcon, is the latest reincarnations of one those great tales, in particularly, Huckleberry Finn. Shia LaBeouf More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
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‘Last Christmas’ trailer stars Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding in holiday romantic comedy

Emilia Clarke (HBO’s Game of Thrones), Henry Golding (A Simple Favor, Crazy Rich Asians), Michelle Yeoh and Emma Thompson star for director Paul Feig (A Simple Favor, Spy, Bridesmaids) in Last Christmas, a romantic More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, July 27th, 2019
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‘Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’ coming to Hulu: Can it work?

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, a comedy science fiction series created by Douglas Adams, is being adapted for TV for streaming platform Hulu. Deadline reported on Wednesday that ABC Signature is making More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, July 13th, 2019
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Rhett & Link coming to Tampa

Get your earholes ready for a mythical evening of songification with your favorite lifelong best friends. Join Rhett & Link as they take you on a musical adventure from past to present and beyond. Whether it’s More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 28th, 2019
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John Crist sets ‘Immature Thoughts’ tour dates throughout the fall

John Crist’s “Immature Thoughts Tour” will find the headliner trekking to mostly new markets this fall, including the first ever jaunt in Eastern Canada for the standup comedian and internet More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, May 27th, 2019
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‘Yesterday’ featurette with Ed Sheeran, Richard Curtis details new Danny Boyle film

Join Ed Sheeran and #RedNoseDay founder Richard Curtis as they discuss their new film YESTERDAY in a New Featurette! Don’t miss Academy Award®-winning director Danny Boyle’s YESTERDAY starring More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
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‘Aladdin’ showcases Will Smith humor, great CGI to deliver a great film

Opening Friday, May 24th, 2019, Guy Ritchie’s version of Aladdin is quite a surprise for audiences even without the incomparable, late Robin Williams lending his talents to the production.  It’s expected that More...

By Guest Author On Friday, May 10th, 2019
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‘Poms’ stays light-hearted, with a good message for some laughs

If you’re in the mood for a light-hearted “chick” flick that subtly nudges you with a good message on the side, then Poms might be right up your alley.  Opening May 10, 2019, Poms tells the story of Martha More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, April 28th, 2019
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Chonda Pierce returns to cinemas with ‘Unashamed,’ set for May 7, May 9

Following her emotionally gripping box office hits “Laughing in the Dark” (2015) and “Enough” (2017), beloved best-selling comedian Chonda Pierce is set to return to the big screen in May with “Unashamed.” More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, April 18th, 2019
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Comedian Rob Riggle lands Discovery Channel show as a Global Investigator

Discovery Channel announced today that it has ordered ROB RIGGLE: GLOBAL INVESTIGATOR (w/t), an all-new series that follows actor, comedian and retired Marine, Rob Riggle as he takes his passion for adventure More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, April 1st, 2019
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Straz Center: ‘Late Nite Catechism’ set for April 5 thru April 7 to deliver Catholicism and Comedy

Tampa’s Straz Center for the Performing Arts  presents ‘Late Nite Catechism’. Photo courtesy of the Straz Center Showtimes will be from April 5-7 at the Jaeb Theater, Straz Center for the Performing More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, March 2nd, 2019
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Rifftrax 2019: ‘Octaman’, ‘Star Raiders’ and the MST3K favorite ‘The Giant Spider Invasion’

From Rifftrax’s kickstarter page: In embarking upon our 11th year of RiffTrax Live (which will culminate in Live Show Number 30!), we’ve curated an amazing selection of three super-cheesy B-movies More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, December 9th, 2018
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‘Something Rotten!’ Coming to Sarasota January 7 and 8

With its heart on its ruffled sleeve and sequins in its soul, the Sarasota premiere of the completely original new musical, Something Rotten!, opens at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall on Monday, January More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
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Comedian John Crist announces dates for 2019 ‘The Human Being’ tour

Comedian and internet sensation John Crist has announced the second leg of the “Human Being Tour” for Spring 2019.  The tour, in partnership with Premier Productions, is a follow up to Crist’s wildly More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, November 4th, 2018
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SNL’s Pete Davidson mocks Afghan vet Dan Crenshaw loss of an eye, he’s ‘not a hitman in a porno’

Saturday Night Live‘s Pete Davidson mocked Texas Republican Congressional candidate Dan Crenshaw, who lost an eye in an IED blast while serving in Afghanistan, during the show’s “Weekend Update” More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 22nd, 2018
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‘Goosebumps 2’ avoids entertain for adults with a film just for the kids

The Jack Black led Goosebumps film in 2015 surprised fans and critics with a fun, fast-paced movie for kids, but entertaining for their parents. Now the followup from Sony, Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween, plagued More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
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Michael Jr previews ‘More Than Funny’ nationwide screening

A hilarious new comedy special from the only comedian who’s not trying to get laughs–Michael Jr. is coming to theaters nationwide October 18: “More Than Funny.” The one-night event comes via a More...

By Guest Author On Friday, September 28th, 2018
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‘Night School’ flunks Kevin Hart’s humor in a film better suited for a ‘date night’ at home

Have you ever felt badly about not totally loving a movie?  Night School (opening today – September 28, 2018) is a good example of that for me.  And the worst thing about it is that I really had to think long More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, September 10th, 2018
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‘Crazy Rich Asians’ entertains and challenges with beautiful cinematography

Part Big Fat Greek Wedding and part The Great Gatsby, Crazy Rich Asians is an entertaining examination on the life Singapore, particularly from the viewpoint of this insanely wealthy Young family. Nick Young (Henry More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, August 24th, 2018
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‘Big Bang Theory’ season 12 will be the last, Jim Parsons is ready to move on

CBS has made it official: their popular sitcom, The Big Bang Theory, will finally comes to an end. In a joint statement, Warner Bros. Television, CBS and Chuck Lorre Productions said, “We are forever grateful More...


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