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TIFF: “The Power of the Dog” Review

TIFF: “The Power of the Dog” Review

-Allison McCulloch 126 mins. | USA/Canada/UK/Australia/New Zealand | 2021 “Deliver my soul from the sword; my darling from the power of the dog." Psalm 22:20 It’s the portrait of a brazen rancher named Phil Burbank (Benedict Cumberbatch). He’s so destroyed by the death of his hero Bronco Henry (1854-1904) that he takes it out on … Continue reading TIFF: “The Power of the Dog” Review

Benedict Cumberbatch leads the way as ‘The Courier’ is a fun spy-thriller

Benedict Cumberbatch leads the way as ‘The Courier’ is a fun spy-thriller

Cold War spy Greville Wynne and his Russian source try to put an end to the Cuban Missile Crisis. We meet Greyville Wynne (Benedict Cumberbatch), who is a businessman who a pair have approached to become a spy. As the task becomes more and more dangerous, Greyville has second thoughts about doing what he is … Continue reading Benedict Cumberbatch leads the way as ‘The Courier’ is a fun spy-thriller

The Mauritanian | Official Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7tmxxzZXLEM&feature=emb_title Release Date: February 19, 2021 Captured by the U.S. Government, Mohamedou Ould Slahi (Tahar Rahim) languishes in prison for years without charge or trial. Losing all hope, Slahi finds allies in defense attorney Nancy Hollander (Jodie Foster) and her associate Teri Duncan (Shailene Woodley). Together they face countless obstacles in a desperate pursuit for … Continue reading The Mauritanian | Official Trailer