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Jason Coleman is film critic/movie journalist with over 20 years of experience, most recently as Senior Entertainment Editor for The213.net, as well as JoBlo.com. Having worked for two local newspapers as a movie reviewer at the early age of 12, Coleman continues to spew his love and passion for film for Starpulse. Coleman currently helps manage the Village and Bruin Theaters in Westwood and will eventually open his own theater in Studio City

'What Lola Wants' Week - Interview Robert Taylor - The Stranger

4/21/2016 12:10pm EDT
Our indie motion picture pride is showing loud and proud as we continue to bring you extras and the like via our very comprehensive…

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Beware of people you don’t know – especially ones with a shady past! While he may be playing a small role of a suspicious stranger in "What Lola Wants," Aussie actor Robert Taylor has had one big career. From early work with the Wachowski’s on their smash hit "The Matrix" to his turn as Sheriff Walt Longmire on the A&E TV series "Longmire," Taylor brings leading man bravado to every char...

Movie Reviews: 'Elvis & Nixon' / 'Men & Chicken' – Worth Going To?

4/21/2016 11:17am EDT
Movie Reviews: 'Elvis & Nixon' / 'Men & Chicken'
For some reason, the meeting of minds and men seem to be front and center in the cinema this week. Be it two famous dudes swapping stories or long lost siblings sitting down for Sanders favorite foul, it’s all about odd encounters. We’re checking out "Elvis & Nixon" and "Men & Chicken" via encapsulated reviews below!

Title: "Elvis & Nixon"

Stars: 4

Genre: Drama / Comedy

Cast: Michael Shannon, Kevin Spacey, Alex Pettyfer

Director: Liza Johnson

Rating: R

Running Time: 86 Minutes

Release Company: Bleecker Street Media

Website: www.bleeckerstreetmedia.com/elvisandnixon

An enjo...

'What Lola Wants' Week - Interview Dale Dickey - The Maniacal Mama

4/20/2016 12:35pm EDT
'What Lola Wants' Week - Interview Dale Dickey - The Maniacal Ma
We’re keeping the love of all things Lola going strong with continued coverage of exclusive interviews and much more coming up in our…

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Every film needs a badass antagonist and for "What Lola Wants" in comes in the form of the mean, maniacal and very memorable Mama. And portraying the unconventional parent of Beau Knapp’s on-the-run Marlo, actress Dale Dickey is the epitome of sadistic cool. A kind of more disturbed version of Anjelica Huston in "The Grifters," Dickey’s Mama is sick, twisted and not someone whose bad sid...

'What Lola Wants' Week - Interview Beau Knapp - The Drifter

4/19/2016 12:10pm EDT
'What Lola Wants' Week - Interview Beau Knapp - The Drifter
It’s day two of our full five-day extravaganza here at Starpulse.com continuing our exclusive coverage via…

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Today we’re getting the male perspective on all things "What Lola Wants" with an exclusive one-on-one interview with charismatic lead Beau Knapp. As the surly, strong and ever scheming grifter and drifter Marlo who captures the heart of the lovely Lola, Knapp’s character is the epitome of the brash bad boy. (With a sensitive side of course!) We talked with Knapp all about his "What Lola Wants...

'What Lola Wants' Week - Interview Sophie Lowe - The Runaway

4/18/2016 12:00pm EDT
Keeping up the idea that great film is definitely out there waiting to be discovered we here at Starpulse.com want to officially welcome everyone to the first day of….

That’s right hidden gem film fans, since the five-star flick "What Lola Wants" written and directed by talent-to-watch-for Rupert Glasson hits both DVD and Blu-ray Tuesday from the almighty Anchor Bay Home Entertainment we’re taking the entire week to pay tribute to a film that so deserves to be seen by many.

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So we’re fittingly beginni...

Forgotten Friday Flick - The Comedy, Sci-Fi 'Amazon Women On The Moon'

4/15/2016 12:20pm EDT
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Amazon Women On The Moon'
The utter lack of quality comedy lately has been gnawing at our movie going gut, so we’re full steam ahead with bringing on past picture laughs and fast – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick. Today’s comedy cavalcade left a huge impression, a ton of laughs and many quotable lines when it first unspooled way back in 1987. It features different directors all with the same goal – spoof late night TV and movies with unbridled comic glee. From accident-prone gents to teens in need of a little contraception, we’re heading out of this world to revisit those feisty female… "Amazon Women On The Moo...

'What Lola Wants' Week Starts April 18

4/15/2016 11:00am EDT
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For those who have been following our LA Film Fest coverage or the end of the year Top Ten Films lists here at Starpulse.com you might be aware of the massive love we have for the cool indie lovebirds on the run flick titled "WHAT LOLA WANTS." Not only did it nab our coveted Best Film from 2015’s LA Fest, but it also placed at #4 on Jason Coleman’s own Top Ten Films of 2015. Well, there’s great news for fans that never got a chance to check it out – Anchor Bay Entertainment is releasing "What Lola Wants" on both DVD and Blu-ray on April 19, 2016!

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Reviews: Check Out These Movies Coming Out This Week

4/14/2016 12:10pm EDT
Movie Reviews: 'The Sound & The Shadow' / 'Green Room' / 'Hardco
There’s some testosterone flying around this week as we check out a couple of flicks worth their weight in movie muscle...plus an old fashioned mystery thrown in for good measure! Between small room standoffs, audience action gone crazy and quirky characters taking on a complicated case, we’re checking out the new films "Green Room," "Hardcore Henry" and "The Sound & The Shadow" - see their encapsulated reviews for your consideration below!

Title: "The Sound & The Shadow"

Stars: 4

Genre: Comedy/Thriller/Mystery

Cast: Joseph E. Murray, Mary Kate Wiles, Alex Anfanger

Director: Just...

Blu-ray Review: 'Death Becomes Her - Collector's Edition'

4/13/2016 12:00pm EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Death Becomes Her - Collector's Edition'
Ready to get good looking undead again? Then join us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Death Becomes Her – Collector’s Edition" out April 26 from Scream Factory, the genre division of Shout! Factory Home Entertainment. We see if death adds that extra something below!

Title: "Death Becomes Her – Collector’s Edition"

Grade: 2

Cast: Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis, Goldie Hawn

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 103 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: Even when I was younger, I remember Robert Zeme...

Beverly Hills Film Festival Final Film Reviews

4/11/2016 12:10pm EDT
BHFF 2016 - 'Final Film Reviews'
It’s all over! The amazing and movie jam-packed 16th Annual Beverly Hills Film Festival 2016 (www.beverlyhillsfilmfestival.com) has officially dropped the curtain and for a five-day event it sure did house a record-breaking ton of cinematic fun. Here at Starpulse.com we tried to get through as many flicks as possible to see the various wares that this year’s fest was proudly playing. So below is our final slew of reviews good and bad to finish out the fest and get you eager and excited about the next – read on!


"Second Chance" – With a familiar story of a criminal loo...