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Andy Klein
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Film Review: 'No Escape' heads straight into the fray

Film Review: 'No Escape' heads straight into the fray

“No Escape” director John Erick Dowdle — who also co-wrote the screenplay with his brother Drew — doesn't beat around the bush. After the credits and an essentially unnecessary slam-bang opening scene, we meet the members of the Dwyer family — husband Jack (Owen Wilson), wife Annie (Lake Bell), and young daughters...

DVD Review: Chan plays this 'Story' straight

DVD Review: Chan plays this 'Story' straight

During the ‘80s, Jackie Chan went from being a star in Hong Kong cinema to being the star. This was partly due to the popularity (everywhere in the world except the U.S.) of his “Police Story” films (1985, 1988). The line was continued in “Police Story 3: Supercop” (1992), “Police Story 3: Supercop 2”...

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