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SAVVY SPORTS FILM “DRAFT DAY” SCORES BIG WINNING TOUCHDOWN
A Film Review by Tim Riley

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TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL CEMENTS ITS PLACE AS GREAT VENUE

A Special Article by Tim Riley

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WICKED “BAD WORDS” BRILLIANTLY FUNNY, PROFANE AND SMART

A Film Review by Tim Riley

 

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Halloween Hell  Writer/Director Ed Hunt

Interviewed by

Jonathon Freeman-Anderson

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Debut author Glenn Ogura displays all the skills of a veteran storyteller in his novel, STARTUP, a roller-coaster ride of a book that finds the sweet spot between the legal suspense tales of John Grisham and the science-fiction thrillers of Michael Crichton. Kirkus Reviews has hailed STARTUP as a solid business thriller … reminiscent of John Grisham’s THE FIRM.” Please listen to The Author Glenn Ogura on Hollywood Up and Close radio show


 

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DIVERGENT” THRILLER VERGING ON A BLAND FUTURISTIC THEME

A Film Review by Tim Riley

 

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RACING-FUELED ACTION DELIVERS ON THE “NEED FOR SPEED”

A Film Review by Tim Riley

 

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Poet Leonard H. Roller Debuts DARKLIGHT, A Poetry Collection Book Combining Cosmology, Astronomy, Humor. Talks to Rick Anthony on Hollywood Up and Close.

California poet Leonard H. Roller, whose work has been published in such prestigious poetry outlets as The Lyric, Pearl and California Quarterly has been inspired by current discoveries and theories of the origin and fate of the universe, the beauties and mysteries of space, time, and man’s relationship with the cosmos, DARKLIGHT is a collection of 77 poems – ranging from classical to free contemporary – that marvels at everythinfrom the microscopic to the infinite. New Poetry Collection, DARKLIGHT, Combines Cosmology, Astronomy, Humorg


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AROUND THE WORLD is seen through the eyes of 6-year old Ellie who shows other kids about the big, wide and wonderful world we live in. In the pages of AROUND THE WORLD, Ellie visits her friend Madhu in India who helps her mom make dishes like Paneer Tikka Masala (cheese with tangy tomato sauce), her soccer player pal Eric in Australia, Jessica in Mexico who loves Mariachi music to Abassi in Nigeria who reads before he goes to bed each night in Africa. Ellie also visits the animals that live in Antarctica too, like penguins and seals. ATW is a dazzlingly charming book that will certainly thrill many youngsters. Book is colorfully illustrated by Shaun Crum.  Print soft cover is also 8-1/2” x 8-1/2” and is priced at $14.95; e-book, $3.99. ISBN is 978-1-6192752-5-6, 24 pages. Editor is Jed Lewis.

Listen to Hollywood Up and Close with San Diego author Ana Koza releases books THE MAGIC WORDS and AROUND THE WORLD for kids 6-8. These Ana Koza books are delightful creations with charming illustrations that will surely keep children in awe. I’m Rick Anthony

 

 

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ACTION RISES IN “300” NON-SEQUEL EPIC

by Tim Riley

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 2014 Oscars: Complete Winners List

 

 

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SUSPENSE AND TERROR IN THE SKIES RUN “NON-STOP” THRILLER 

A Film Review by Tim Riley 

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SONIC CIRCUS INVADES ANAHEIM CONVENTION CENTER

 WINTER NAMM 2014  By WILLIAM DERHAM

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 HIGH-OCTANE ACTION IN “3 DAYS TO KILL” HAS COMIC TONE 
  A Film Review by Tim Riley Riley 

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SUPERNATURAL “WINTER’S TALE” A SOAPY, SAPPY LOVE STORY

A Film Review by Tim Riley

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NOT SO COLOSSAL WARTIME HEIST CAPER FOR “MONUMENTS MEN”

A Film Review by Tim Riley

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Friends, fans mourn Philip Seymour Hoffman at candlelight vigil

 

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THE CLUMSY COMEDY ELEMENTS CREATE “THAT AWKWARD MOMENT”

A Film Review by Tim Riley

 

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Featuring Clark Childers

Interviewed by Jonathon Freeman-Anderson

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TAWDRY WORLD OF LAW AND PIRACY MAKES A MARK ON TV

 A TV Article by Tim Riley

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Entertainment News

Compiled by Jonathon Freeman-Anderson

 

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EXCITING SPY THRILLS IN “JACK RYAN” REVIVE THE COLD WAR

A Film Review by Tim Riley

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BRUTAL WAR FILM “LONE SURVIVOR” A SOLID TALE OF COURAGE
A Film Review by  Tim Riley

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SHOW BIZ SPOOF “EPISODES” HITS THE RIGHT NOTE ON SHOWTIME

 A TV Review by Tim Riley

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EIGHTEEN YEARS AGO, SUSAN MOSS HEALED HERSELF OF BREAST AND UTERINE CANCER. World-wide thousands of people with Cancer have benefited from Susan’s all-natural health program, which she calls MOTEP. Survive Cancer! tells the story of others who have chosen a natural route to self-healing, some after Medical treatment failure. Susan H Moss talks to Rick Anthony On Hollywood up and close

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Please listen to author Violet Barrett talk about First Love: Just Once in a Lifetime: A Memoir 

 Hollywood Up and close  Radio Show

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ECCENTRIC COMEDY FOR THE “WALTER MITTY” EVERYMAN FABLE

A Film Review by Tim Riley

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THE DISNEY MAGIC TOUCH PUT TO A TEST IN “SAVING MR. BANKS”
A Film Review by Tim Riley

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Dr. Daddi Webseries By Jonathon Freeman-Anderson

 

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METALLICA- THROUGH THE NEVER

FILM REVIEW BY WILLIAM DERHAM

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INTENSE, BRUTAL, MOVING JOURNEY COMES “OUT OF THE FURNACE”

A Film Review by Tim Riley