Bill Smitrovich chats about The November Man

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THE NOVEMBER MAN is the latest exciting international espionage film about ex-CIA operative Peter Devereaux (Pierce Brosnan), who is brought back in on a very personal mission and finds himself facing his former protege David Mason (Luke Bracey) in a deadly game involving high level CIA officials and the Russian president-elect.  He must protect witness Alice Fournier (Olga Kurylenko) who holds the key behind a decades old conspiracy.  This film premieres today, November 27, 2014 in theatres nationwide. Bill Smitrovich plays Hanley, the spy that encourages Deveureux to return to the force.  Bill chats with Eclipse Magazine about this exciting movie and his role as Hanley.

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Interview: Former Disney Star Ryan Ochoa Talks about his latest Project, Social Media and becoming an Adult


Ryan Ochoa was born on May 17, 1996 in San Diego, California, USA. The young star is best known for his hit Disney Show Pair of Kings (2010) and appearances on Nickelodeon’s iCarly.  Now he’s staring in RL Stine’s Mostly Ghostly: Have You Met My Ghoulfriend. I recently did an email interview where we talked about his latest flick, social media and his favorite TV show. Good thing this was an email interview I could have talked his ear off over my new obsession – ABC Family’s The Fosters, which he said was his favorite show. I can totally see him as a love interest for Sophia or Marianna – get on that Ryan!

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Streaming Times: Netflix’s Fall TV Schedule Picking Up!


Streaming times is a new semi regular feature at where we will bring you the latest news from your favorite online streaming services.  Fall TV is just around the corner and studios are finally releasing new TV on DVD, not to be outdone, Netflix is reminding folks that the latest seasons of shows like About A Boy, Scandal, Haven, Doctor Who, Arrow, The Walking Dead are about to flood the service the service. Full schedule after the break.

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Dark Horse Announces New Criminal Macabre Series: The Third Child!

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Dark Horse is unleashing a new chapter in the adventures of monster hunter Cal. Following directly upon the heels of Criminal Macabre: The Eyes of Frankenstein, Criminal Macabre: The Third Child finds Cal a changed man (for lack of a better term) – and not necessarily for the better.

Check out the five-page preview after the jump. Criminal Macabre is in stores on September 17th.

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Jamie Dornan Tackles The 9th Life of Louis Drax!


The notoriety of Fifty Shades of Grey is paying off for Jamie Dornan – he’s been cast as the lead in The 9th Life of Louis Drax, the psychological thriller that marks the return of Miramax to the active production of new films.

Based on the best-selling novel by Liz Jensen, the story begins on Louis Drax’s 9th birthday, when he suffers a near-fatal fall. In order to reveal the strange circumstances surrounding the young boy’s accident – Dr. Allan Pascal (Jamie Dornan) is drawn into a thrilling mystery, testing the boundaries of fantasy and reality.

The script was written by Max Minghella and will be directed by Alexandre Aja (Horns). For more, check out the press release after the jump.

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Wistful Trailer: Transparent–Amazon’s New Transgender Dramedy!


After a lifetime of ‘dressing up… as a man,’ Mort Pfefferman decides it’s time to be her real self – Maura. The thing is, Maura/Mort has three grown children with his ex-wife, Shelly, who have to deal with her change.

That, in short, is the premise for Amazon’s new series from Jill Solloway (Six Feet Under), Transparent, starring Jeffrey Tambor, Judith Light (Dallas) as Maura’s ex-wife Shelly, while Gaby Hoffmann (Girls), Amy Landecker (Louie) and Jay Duplass (Togetherness) play Maura and Shelly’s children. Check out the series’ first trailer after the jump.

Transparent premieres its ten-episode first season on Amazon Prime on September 26th.

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Preview Reviews: 2015 Halloween Thriller Edition! Plus: The Rock in Shazam!

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As the Summer Blockbuster season concludes, film studios are gearing up for the Halloween Season. As such, GeekScholars Movie News presents Preview Reviews: 2015 Thriller Edition, where the hosts discuss and grades for various trailers debuting this Fall that fall into the thriller/horror genre. Hit the jump to see if your favorite upcoming thrillers are included! Continue reading

The November Man Gives Familiar Tropes An Edgy Spin!


With Pierce Brosnan returning to espionage in this moderately budgeted thriller, you can expect great performances from the cast; mayhem controlled and uncontrolled; a damsel in distress who is more than she seems to be, and, of course, monumental betrayal – not necessarily in that order.

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Transformers: Age of Extinction Hits Home Video Like a Dinobot!

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As befits a movie that has done over a billion dollars at the global box office, Paramount Home Media Distribution is giving Transformers: Age of Extinction an impressive home video release – at least on Blu-Ray and 3D Blu-Ray.

The Blu-Ray/DVD Combo Pack is a three-disc set with over three hours of extras. Extras like: Bay On Action – an in-depth interview with Michael Bay about his vision and approach to the film’s high-octane action sequences; the eight-part making of documentary, Evolution Within, Extinction and an Angry Birds Transformers trailer ‘where birds and pigs turn into Autobots and Deceptihogs, creating havoc on Piggy Island’ – and that’s just for starters. (The 3D Blu-Ray contains all the same extras plus the film as seen in IMAX).

Transformers: Age of Extinction will be available in all physical formats on September 30th – and on Digital HD two weeks earlier, on September 16th. Follow the jump for a complete list of extras.

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