Bright

2017 A Netflix Original Film/Overbrook Entertainment/Trigger Warning Entertainment/Grand Electric Directed by David Ayer Produced by Eric Newman/David Ayer/Bryan Unkeless Written by Max Landis Music by David Sardy Cinematography by Roman Vasyanov Edited by Michael Tronick David Ayer is the main reason why I said I’d give BRIGHT a viewing. The secondary reason is that since […]

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Suicide Squad

2017 DC Entertainment/Warner Bros./RatPac-Dune Entertainment/Atlas Entertainment Written and Directed by David Ayer Produced by Charles Roven/Richard Suckle Based on characters from DC Comics Ask me what my favorite comic book of the 1980s was and there’s a better than 90% chance I’ll say “Suicide Squad.” As envisioned by writer John Ostrander, the best and simplest […]

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Annie

2014 Village Roadshow Pictures/Overbrook Entertainment/Columbia Pictures Directed by Will Gluck Produced by Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith, Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, Caleeb Pinkett, James Lassiter, Lawrence “Jay” Brown and Tyrone “Ty Ty” Smith Screenplay by Will Gluck, Aline Brosh McKenna and Emma Thompson Based on the comic strip “Little Orphan Annie” by Harold Gray and the […]

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The Pursuit of Happyness

  2006 Columbia Pictures Directed by Gabriele Muccino Produced by Will Smith, Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal, James Lassiter and Steve Tisch Written by Steve Conrad Most of us got to know Will Smith first as a light-hearted rapper and wildly talented comedic actor thanks to his hit records like “Parents Just Don’t Understand” “Miami” and […]

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