Alternative Cinema

The Atlantic City Cinefest is an annual showcase for independent filmmakers taking place this year October 24-26. It was the vision of Bill Solokic, founder and chairman of the AC Cinefest/Downbeach Film Festival, to create a showcase for talented filmmakers, many of whom get their start making short features. It is also a terrific opportunity for filmmakers from the tri-state area to take the next step.

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Posted Oct. 23, 2014 | Comments: 0

Brad Pitt’s ‘Fury’

As straightforward as the Sherman tank he commands, Brad Pitt returns to the WWII setting he so expertly explored in Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds in writer-director David Ayer’s Fury.

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Posted Oct. 21, 2014 | Comments: 0

The Verdict is in . . .

The Judge is a classic example of a fall movie that is looking for Academy Award attention because the fall ushers in the opening of the fishing season for Academy Award recognition with serious movies.

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Posted Oct. 16, 2014 | Comments: 0

Scenes From a Marriage

Based on the popular novel by Gillian Flynn, who adapted her book for the screen, Gone Girl is a movie in sync with two seasons: the Oscar-bait serious-movie season and Halloween. How are these two disparate seasons brought together? By the constant sense of savage, yet controlled, rage that permeates director David Fincher’s examination of a marriage that’s gone so very wrong.

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Posted Oct. 9, 2014 | Comments: 0

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Hump Day Report: Red, White & Blueberry Festival
By Lori Hoffman

When I went out to buy lunch at 12:45pm, my car temperature said it reached 100 degrees in Northfield. Normally I would be bitching about it getting so hot so fast (no doubt high temperature records were set today in Atlantic County) but after that wretched winter I say bring on the heat.

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ACA Concert Series Starts June 18 with Jim Craine and the Atlantic City All Stars
By Ray Schweibert

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Local Girl Cierra Kaler-Jones is Crowned Miss New Jersey 2014 in Ocean City
By Ray Schweibert

Galloway Township resident Cierra Kaler-Jones was crowned Miss New Jersey on Saturday night, June 14, in Ocean City. The 21-year-old Rutgers University senior and Absegami High graduate won the judges over with her platform of “Empowering Today’s Youth Through Arts Education” and her dance to a Beyonce song in the talent portion. Kaler-Jones was third-runner-up in last year’s competition. […]