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Have You Watched the Watchmen? We’re Not in Tulsa Anymore!

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There are no shortage of opinions on the new Damon Lindelof series Watchmen, a sequel (of sorts, though more of a retelling) and adaptation of Alan Moore, John Higgins and Dave Gibbons’ comic creation, so we will only dwell for a second on that side before diving into the awesome #GeorgiaFilm locations! We also want…

#GeorgiaFilm Review – Jumanji: The Next Level

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Hi! It’s me again, Sydney, your friendly neighborhood on-again, off-again movie reviewer. A reviewer of movies? Anyway, this time I jumped right in (see what I did there?) to Jumanji: The Next Level, the next installment in the reboot of the Jumanji universe and it didn’t disappoint. This experience was brought to you by Amanda…

Richard Jewell, The World Will Know His Name and The TRUTH

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    Everyone give Georgia a hand! I am very pleased that this is a Georgia story, told here in Georgia tonight for the FIRST time that was also FILMED here in Georgia!” – David Ralston,  Speaker of the Georgia House of Representatives and Proponent of Georgia’s Film Industry   Georgia Speaker of the House,…

First Man Review – Lights, Camera, LIFTOFF!

Thanks to our friends at Allied Integrated Marketing we were able to take part in and review the Oct 8th, FirstMan VIP Pre-Screening at Atlanta’s Regal Atlantic Station. This event included a post-screening Q&A with none other than the film’s director, Damien Chazelle and star, Ryan Gosling. Yes- You read that correctly – RYAN GOSLING!!!…

#GeorgiaFilm gets another Superhero in DC’s “Black Lightning”

CW Black Lightning superhero Superhero geek culture is alive and well in Atlanta and it’s only getting stronger with comic-based t.v. shows climbing on board for filming. While Marvel has been back-to-back since Ant-Man, they have historically kept…

What to Talk about at Thanksgiving? GA Filmed TV Shows!

So that super exciting day of getting together with the family, eating too much, watching shows, playing games, etc is here! With the current political climate, some of you may fear someone at the table starts on that crazy bandwagon and it’s all downhill from there. Netflix confirmed that you need not worry, just talk…

Ghosts, Mutants, and FOX, Oh My!

On September 28th, FOX hosted a double feature preview screening for The Gifted and Ghosted at Regal Atlantic Station. Fox 5 Atlanta anchor, Tom Haynes, introduced the shows and was joined by a few special guests: the cast of The Gifted!

Baby Driver, So Much Atlanta Love & Now On Digital!

The day has finally come, Baby Driver is out on digital with the DVD coming soon behind on Oct 10th! Check things out on Sony Pictures’ official site, and buy on iTunes and Amazon! Our obsessive love for Baby Driver is certainly not going to end soon, especially now that we can watch it whenever we want,…

“Ring” in a New Year of Movies and Shows

The Walking Dead had its mid-season premiere this past Sunday and was watched by 12 million viewers. Some of those viewers were watching alongside AMT at Smoke Ring at our “Rise Up & Hook Up” watch party. And even though audiences were assured that going forward TWD would be less graphic than the infamous Glenn and Abraham…