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In ‘Tower’, franchise visions fall flat – Film barely edging out ‘Dunkirk’ with dismal $18m

Ah, August. It’s that time of year when you can head to your local multiplex to see Matthew McConaughey as an interplanetary David Copperfield who’s trying to use his “magics” to destroy a looming tower that protects the universe from ready-to-invade hordes of demons that linger just outside the universe. …

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‘Nolan’s WWII epic is an immersion – Iraq war vet draws similarities between ‘Dunkirk’ and 9/11

Paul Rieckhoff is CEO and founder of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), an Iraq veteran, and the author of “Chasing Ghosts: Failures and Facades in Iraq: A Soldier’s Perspective.” — Editor By Paul Rieckhoff In the days after the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center in New …

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‘Dunkirk’, ‘Get Out’ among major crowd pleasers – Summer movies shake up Oscars

NEW YORK, July 20, (AP): The stranglehold that autumn prestige films have on Oscar season just might be wilting in the summer sun. Christopher Nolan’s World War II epic “Dunkirk” hits theaters Friday, but the overflowing reviews have already made it abundantly clear: It’s a major Oscar contender and a …

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‘Dunkirk’ stone cold masterpiece – ‘Not a typical war movie’

‘Dunkirk’  is not a typical war movie. There are no brothers in arms, no flashbacks to simpler times and pretty wives and girlfriends left behind, no old men in situation rooms pontificating about politics or helping with exposition. There’s no talk of Hitler, or Germans or battlefields or trauma or …

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Styles shines in debut film ‘Dunkirk’ – ‘Harry put on amazing performance’

DUNKIRK, France, July 18, (Agencies): The path from pop to screen stardom is strewn with the wreckage of a thousand broken dreams but British singer Harry Styles may have pulled it off first time in wartime epic “Dunkirk”. If initial reactions to the big-budget wartime epic — which is released …

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