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    • 3.0 • 33 Ratings

Join the Sawalha Adderleys as they review the latest movies to hit the screens!


© A Dog House Media Production

    BOB MARLEY: ONE LOVE - The Popcorn Junkies Movie Review (Spoilers)

    BOB MARLEY: ONE LOVE - The Popcorn Junkies Movie Review (Spoilers)

    Bob Marley: One Love is a 2024 American biographical musical drama film directed by Reinaldo Marcus Green, who co-wrote the screenplay with Terence Winter, Frank E. Flowers, and Zach Baylin. It is based on the life of reggae singer and songwriter Bob Marley, from his rise to fame in the mid-1970s up until his death in 1981. The film stars Kingsley Ben-Adir as Marley, alongside Lashana Lynch as Rita Marley, and James Norton as Chris Blackwell.
    Bob Marley: One Love premiered at the Carib 5 in Kingston, Jamaica on January 23, 2024, and was released in the United States by Paramount Pictures on February 14, 2024. It received mixed reviews from critics and has grossed $80 million.




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    AMERICAN FICTION The Popcorn Junkies Movie Review (SPOILERS)

    AMERICAN FICTION The Popcorn Junkies Movie Review (SPOILERS)

    American Fiction is a 2023 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Cord Jefferson, in his feature directorial debut. Based on the 2001 novel Erasure by Percival Everett, it follows a frustrated novelist-professor who writes an outlandish satire of stereotypical "black" books, only for it to be mistaken by the liberal elite for serious literature and published to both high sales and critical praise. It stars Jeffrey Wright, Tracee Ellis Ross, Issa Rae, Sterling K. Brown, John Ortiz, Erika Alexander, Leslie Uggams, Adam Brody, and Keith David.
    It premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 8, 2023, where it won the People's Choice Award. It received a limited theatrical release by Amazon MGM Studios on December 15, 2023, with an expansion on December 22, 2023.
    It received positive reviews and grossed $18.9 million. It was named one of the top 10 films of 2023 by the American Film Institute and has received numerous accolades.





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    THE IRON CLAW (Zac Efron) The Popcorn Junkies Movie Review (SPOILERS)

    THE IRON CLAW (Zac Efron) The Popcorn Junkies Movie Review (SPOILERS)

    The Iron Claw is a 2023 biographical sports drama film written and directed by Sean Durkin. Based on the life of professional wrestler Kevin Von Erich and the Von Erich family, the film stars Zac Efron, Jeremy Allen White, Harris Dickinson, Maura Tierney, Holt McCallany, and Lily James.

    The Iron Claw premiered at the Texas Theatre in Dallas on November 8, 2023. It was released in the United States by A24 on December 22, 2023, and is scheduled to be released by Lionsgate in the United Kingdom on February 9, 2024. The film has grossed $36 million and received positive reviews from critics. It was named one of the top 10 films of 2023 by the National Board of Review.




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    THE ZONE OF INTEREST - The Popcorn Junkies Movie Review (SPOILERS)

    THE ZONE OF INTEREST - The Popcorn Junkies Movie Review (SPOILERS)

    The Zone of Interest is a 2023 historical psychological horror film written and directed by Jonathan Glazer, loosely based on the 2014 novel by Martin Amis. It was a co-production between the United States, the United Kingdom and Poland. It stars Christian Friedel as the German Nazi commandant Rudolf Höss, who strives to build a dream life with his wife, Hedwig (Sandra Hüller), in a new home next to the German Auschwitz concentration camp.

    The Zone of Interest premiered at the 76th Cannes Film Festival on 19 May 2023 to acclaim, winning both the Grand Prix and FIPRESCI Prize. It was named Best Film by the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, selected as one of the top-five international films of 2023 by the National Board of Review, and chosen as the British entry for the Best International Feature Film at the 96th Academy Awards. It was also nominated for three Golden Globes Awards (including Best Motion Picture – Drama), nine BAFTAs (including Outstanding British Film), and five Academy Awards (including Best Picture and Best International Feature Film).




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    • 29 min
    ALL OF US STRANGERS - The Popcorn Junkies Movie Review (SPOILERS)

    ALL OF US STRANGERS - The Popcorn Junkies Movie Review (SPOILERS)

    All of Us Strangers is a 2023 British romantic fantasy film written and directed by Andrew Haigh, and based on the 1987 novel Strangers by Taichi Yamada. It is the second feature adaptation of the novel, after the Japanese film The Discarnates (1988). The film stars Andrew Scott, Paul Mescal, Jamie Bell, and Claire Foy.

    All of Us Strangers premiered at the 50th Telluride Film Festival on 31 August 2023. It was released in the United States on 22 December 2023 and in the United Kingdom on 26 January 2024, by Searchlight Pictures. It received critical acclaim and was named one of the top ten independent films of 2023 by the National Board of Review, as well as earning six nominations at the BAFTA Awards, including Outstanding British Film.




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    THE HOLDOVERS - The Popcorn Junkies Movie Review (SPOILERS)

    THE HOLDOVERS - The Popcorn Junkies Movie Review (SPOILERS)

    The Holdovers is a 2023 American Christmas comedy-drama film directed by Alexander Payne, written by David Hemingson in his feature writing debut. Set in 1970, it stars Paul Giamatti as a strict classics teacher at a New England boarding school who is forced to chaperone a handful of students with nowhere to go on Christmas break. Da'Vine Joy Randolph and Dominic Sessa (in his film debut) respectively play a cafeteria administrator and one of the students who stays on campus.

    The Holdovers premiered at the 50th Telluride Film Festival on August 31, 2023, and was released in the United States by Focus Features on October 27, 2023. It received positive reviews and has grossed $26 million. The film was named one of the top 10 films of 2023 by the National Board of Review and the American Film Institute, and has received many other accolades, including Golden Globe Awards for Best Supporting Actress (Randolph) and Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Giamatti). It also received five Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, Best Actor for Giamatti, Best Supporting Actress for Randolph, and seven British Academy Film Awards nominations, including Best Film and Director.




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