Based on the true story of one the most “notorious” unsolved cases in recent American history.  'City of Lies' is a provocative thriller revealing a never seen look at the murder of The Notorious B.I.G., which happened relatively soon after the murder of Tupac.  Johnny Depp plays Russel Poole (Retired LAPD Detective) and Forest Whitacker plays “Jack” Jackson (LA...
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The movie “Mott Haven Cash for Keys” not only focuses on saving the South Bronx inhabitants, but it also brings important light to the need to save the environment from the harmful effects of plastic waste. Bringing the two causes together adds power to the movie that has become a hit as it wows multiple film festival audiences and...
Every year since 1976, large numbers of people flock to the Canadian Rockies to the ever-growing Banff Film Festival.  The international film festival has made its mark as one of the top 20 film festivals in the world.  Banff goes beyond typical film festivals, truly embracing their rich mountain culture, nurturing creatives, and highlighting beautiful untold stories. This year they...
‘M is for Mutz’, ‘N is for No Parking’.  On a recent episode of PBS’s Sesame Street, Conger heads to Fiore’s House of Quality for some delicious mutz after Cookie Monster ate it all up.  They crossed the Hudson in search of mutz for a caprese salad and while intown they learned the careful process of making mozzarella cheese. Watch...
The Army All-American Bowl is the most watched High School football game every year with over 4.5 million viewers (that is roughly three times larger than the McDonald’s All American High School Basketball game).  This year’s game will be played at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas this Saturday. The All-American Bowl announced the 2020 coaching staff for the big...
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On the set of “The Many Saints of Newark” being filmed on Bradford and Halsey Street.  The streets are made up to look like the hot summer of the 1967 riots.  Aside from Newark, there have been scenes filmed in Brooklyn, Yonkers and Nyack. The much-anticipated film is tapping into the cult following of HBO's The Sopranos.  The story takes...
As the crucial topic of education proves to be top of mind in the 2020 presidential elections, documentary film, “Backpack Full of Cash,” narrated by Academy award-winning actor and activist Matt Damon, reveals the devastating consequences of privatizing America’s public schools.  Having screened over 360 times in 39 states and nine countries including nine film festivals, this feature-length documentary...
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Adam Sandler was definitely back in the building this past weekend.  He hosted SNL this week and the internet is a buzz.  The iconic comedian is known on SNL for skits like the Lunch Lady, Opera Man and Pepper Boy.  The best skit of the Saturday night is when he did 'Romano Tours' a spoof of New Jersey-based "Perillo...
In the Manhattan real estate market, there are two separate yet equally important groups. The old fourth floor walk-ups and the luxurious, multi-million dollar listings. These are their stories. Mariska Hargity aka Lieutenant Olivia Benson has listed her Upper West Side townhouse for $10.7 Million.  The gorgeous six-story (7000 sq ft) townhouse has five bedrooms, six bathrooms, and three half-bath...
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With Comedy Central's ‘Broad City’ officially over, we have been waiting for the next big local comedy, well that wait is officially over. Man Loses His S**t at Long Island ‘Bagel Boss’ (Video) It’s Bruno is the story of a puggle that lives in Brooklyn with his owner Malcom and thier adventures in the neighborhood.  The show is absolutely hilarious, brilliant...
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Exciting Netflix news of its global acquisition of the show “Seinfeld” came in a tweet on Sept 16, 2019. A tweeted GIF shows Jerry, Elaine, George and Kramer dancing in Jerry’s set apartment https://twitter.com/netflix/status/1173634552373243912 Netflix Pairing with ‘Seinfeld’ Will Fill Leaving Shows Hole The news of “Seinfeld” joining the Netflix Inc. family is a relief for those who enjoy some classic sitcom...
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The ArtPride New Jersey Foundation has partnered with the New Jersey State Council on the Arts on “Keep Jersey Arts Alive,” a digital campaign to build support for keeping the state’s arts institutions afloat. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, theaters, museums, galleries, performing arts centers, dance studios and other groups have already lost over $30 million in revenue. New Jersey...
A 17-year old, Clifton New Jersey native has been selected for Maria in Steven Spielberg's reboot of West Side Story.  Rachel Zegler who is Colombian-American is no stranger to playing Maria in several 'West Side Story' performance in northern NJ.  Now the world will be able to hear her amazing voice when she hits the big screen in 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i94gOakoTqQ West Side...
Dick Wolf, the creator of iconic police TV shows like Law and Order and Chicago PD is back with a reboot of the 90's New York Undercover, airing on ABC later this year.  NYU has always had a cult following, with its gritty-NYC, fast paced raw style.  The reboot is rumored to use the same cast members from the...
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Newark & Jersey City Warner Brothers has been filming their upcoming "Joker Movie" called "Romeo" in our area.  They have completed filming their shots in Brooklyn and have moved on to Jersey City and will be shutting parts of Brick City down in the middle of October.  As you can imaging there will be numerous street closures.  I would avoid...
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The final live tour of the hit TV comedy “Mystery Science Theater 3000” is coming to Montclair, NJ, on Saturday, March 7. The last-of-its-kind performance is being called the “Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour!”.  Join show creator and original host, Joel Hodgson, and the world’s greatest – and only – movie-riffing robots, Tom Servo, Crow and Gypsy, as they...