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‘Tis a Fearful Thing To Love What Death Can Touch Trailer: Godless!

Godless – Mary Agnes (Merritt Wever), Callie Dunn (Tess Frazer) – Photo by Ursula Coyote/Courtesy of Netflix.

When Roy Goode – a member of Frank Griffin’s gang – seeks to hide out in isolated mining town La Belle, New Mexico, he finds help from tough widow Alice Fletcher.

When Griffin heads their way, the town – governed mostly by women – bands together against him.

Godless premieres on Netflix on November 22nd.

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It Is a Fearlful Thing Trailer: Godless!

When Roy Goode – a member of Frank Griffin’s gang – seeks to hide out in isolated mining town La Belle, New Mexico, he finds help from tough widow Alice Fletcher.

When Griffin heads their way, the town – governed mostly by women – bands together against him.

Godless premieres on Netflix on November 22nd.

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First Look – Steven Soderbergh’s Netflix Western, Godless!

Godless – Roy Goode (Jack O’Connell) and Frank Griffin (Jeff Daniels) – Photo by Andrew Hreha/Courtesy of Netflix.

Frank Griffin, a menacing outlaw, is terrorizing the west as he hunts down his son-like partner – turned mortal enemy – Roy Goode, who is hiding at Alice Fletcher’s ranch near the quiet town of La Belle, NM, which is made up entirely of women.

Godless is a seven-part epic western series from Steven Soderbergh, Casey Silver and Scott Frank. It stars Jeff Daniels, Michelle Dockery and Jack O’Connell – and will premiere on Netflix on November 22nd.

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Money Monster: Timely Thriller Has Ball$!

George Clooney (center) stars as Lee Gates in TriStar Pictures' MONEY MONSTER.
George Clooney (center) stars as Lee Gates in TriStar Pictures’ MONEY MONSTER.

Money Monster is a timely hostage thriller that capitalizes on people’s distrust of Wall Street.

Wall Street shenanigans (an alleged computer glitch that loses Ibis Clear Capital $800 million) push a working class stiff to take hostage the TV financial show host whose advice he followed to the loss of a small inheritance.

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Unbroken – Great Story; Prosaic Movie!

Facing The Bird

The story of Louis Zamperini – from kid on the wrong path to Olympic athlete to surviving forty-seven days adrift in the Pacific Ocean to Japanese POW (and recipient of far worse than merely tortuous treatment – is one so improbable that it comfortably fits every possible definition of both heroism and ‘you can’t make that stuff up!”

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Unbroken: Behind the Scenes with Angelina Jolie and Louis Zamperini!

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Universal’s Unbroken, the film of Louis Zamperini’s story – from just another kid to Olympic athlete; to survivor of a WWII plane crash in the ocean to a survivor of captivity and a Japanese Prisoner of War camp – has taken a long time to get to us.

Directed by Angelina Jolie, Unbroken is a true story of survival in the face of overwhelming odds. Follow the jump to watch a behind the scenes featurette in which Jolie and Zamperini talk about his amazing story.

Unbroken premieres on Christmas Day.

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