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Noel is a charter member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association and hosts a weekly webcast (“Box Office Briefs”) for WGWG and two weekly radio shows dedicated to the world of film. Noel is also an adjunct professor of film studies at Gardner-Webb University.

Patriots Day

Peter Berg directs the powerful docudrama Patriots Day which is based on the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013. This film begins on April 15, 2013, as people are preparing for the Boston Marathon. … [Read more...]

A Monster Called

A young boy tries to come to terms with his mother's terminal illness in the fantasy drama, A Monster Called. A thirteen-year-old British boy named Conor, (Lewis MacDougall) is being bullied at … [Read more...]

La La Land

In a throwback to the golden age of Hollywood writer-director, Damien Chazelle brings us a modern-day story about boy meets girl in the musical comedy, Lala Land. This film takes place in Los Angeles … [Read more...]

Jay’s 5 top Christmas Classics

Here are Jay's 5 top Christmas Classics. These films encompass comedy, drama and singing. They all take place in the 40's and 50's when Christmas was a little less commercialized. … [Read more...]


The focus is on Jackie Kennedy as she reflects on her life as first lady in the aftermath of the assassination of her husband, President John F. Kennedy in 1963 in the biopic, Jacki. The president of … [Read more...]


Disney introduces its thirteenth princess with the animated family film, Moana. The setting is an island in the South Pacific and begins with a story being told by Grandma Tala (voice by Rachel … [Read more...]

Almost Christmas

It's only five days till Christmas and the members of a large family decide to spend Christmas together in their childhood home in the drama-comedy, Almost Christmas. It’s been a few months since the … [Read more...]

Doctor Strange

Phase three is introducing new superheroes in the Marvel universe and now their first magician in the action-fantasy film, Doctor Strange. When brilliant neurosurgeon Dr. Stephen Strange (Benedict … [Read more...]

Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them

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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

Best selling author Lee Child's most notable character, Jack Reacher, returns to the big screen for the second time in the action-crime-adventure Jack Reacher, Never Go Back. Jack Reacher (Tom … [Read more...]