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Alice Reese

Movie Reviewer

Alice Reese is the movie reviewer for the Greenville Herald-Banner, the Rockwall Herald-Banner, and for us at KETR.

Summit Entertainment

This is the last week of Movie Picks with Alive Reese. Alice will be moving to The Blacklands Cafe with Dr. John Mark Dempsey. So instead of Friday afternoon's with Alice, you can hear her twice a month in the mornings during Morning Edition. On this final edition of Movie Picks as we know it, Alice reviews The Divergent Series: Allegiant, Eye in the Sky, The Bronze and Hello, My Name is Doris . Allegiant : Eye in the Sky : <...

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This week on Movie Picks, Alice reviews Knight of Cups and gives us quick previews of a few other movies. Also this week, Alice had a lot to say, and some of it didn't make it to radio, but it all is right here online. Knight of Cups : 10 Cloverfield Lane , The Perfect Match , and The Young Messiah : That's it for the movies this week. You can come back next week to see what Alice has in store for us. You can hear...

Paramount Pictures

This week on Movie Picks, Alice reviews Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, Zootopia and London Has Fallen. Whiskey Tango Foxtrot : Zootopia : London Has Fallen : Those are all the movies for this week's edition of Movie Picks, but come back next week for more movies to check out. You can hear Alice on Friday's during All Things Considered at 4:50 and 5:50 or online at ketr.org anytime by searching...

20th Century Fox

This week on Movie Picks with Alice Reese, she reviews Eddie the Eagle, Triple 9 and Race . Eddie the Eagle: Triple 9: Race: Those are all the movies for this week, but come back next week to see what Alice recommends. You can hear Movie Picks on Fridays during All Things Considered at 4:50 and 5:50 PM or right here online at ketr.org.

20th Century Fox

This week on Movie Picks, Alice reviews Deadpool and How to Be Single. Deadpool : Ryan Reynolds stars in this anti-superhero superhero movie. Alice enjoyed it, but be warned: it is gory and graphic. How to Be Single : Alice wasn't impressed with this movie, due to too many characters and not enough surprises. She does, however, think the acting for the most part was well done. That's it for Movie Picks this week, but come back next...

Universal Studios

This week on Movie Picks, Alice reviews Hail, Caesar!, The Choice, and The Lady in the Van. Hail, Caesar!: The Choice: The Lady in the Van: That's all the movies for this week, but come back next Friday for more suggestions. If you miss Alice on the air, you can always find her online at ketr.org.

Dreamworks Pictures

This week on Movie Picks, Alice reviews Kung Fu Panda 3, The Finest Hours, and 45 Years. Kung Fu Panda 3 : Alice was surprised by this movie because it isn't your typical third movie in a franchise . She really thought they had a fresh plot, but also included the characters people have already come to know and love. Jack Black returns as Po, and Kate Hudson and J.K. Simmons join the cast. Alice really recommends this movie. The Finest Hours : ...

Columbia Pictures

This week on Movie Picks, Alice reviews The 5th Wave and Son of Saul . The 5th Wave : This stars Chloe Grace Moretz as Cassie Sullivan. Four waves of increasingly deadly alien attacks have left most of Earth decimated. Cassie is on the run and looking for her little brother. Alice enjoyed this movie, and is interested in the next two of this projected trilogy from Rick Yancey. Son of Saul : This is a Hungarian film...

Lionsgate

This week on Movie Picks, Alice reviews Norm of the North, Ride Along 2, and Anomalisa. Norm of the North : This stars Rob Schneider as Norm, a talking and dancing polar bear who journey to New York to try and save his home. Alice thought the message might be over the heads of the target audience, but it's a cute bear that dances. Ride Along 2 : Ice Cube and Kevin Hart are back as Detective James Payton and newly-graduated Police...

New Regency Pictures

This week on Movie Picks, Alice reviews The Revenant , and refreshes our memories on a few movies out on DVD this week. The Revenant : Leonardo DiCaprio has, in Alice's opinion, his best chance yet to finally nab an Oscar. Alice really enjoyed this movie, and even though it runs a bit long, she never felt it. Alice also has some DVD's she thinks you should check out. That's it for movies this week, but come back next week for more movies. You can hear...

Common Use

This week on Movie Picks with Alice Reese, she reviews The Hateful Eight, Daddy's Home, and Carol. The Hateful Eight : This is Quentin Tarantino 's latest film, starring Kurt Russell , Jennifer Jason Leigh , and Samuel L. Jackson . Alice says you need to have an iron stomach (as is usual with Tarantino movies), but it's worth the trip to the theater. Daddy's Home : This was definitely not Alice's favorite Will...

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This week on Movie Picks with Alice Reese, she reviews Joy, Concussion, and The Big Short . Joy : Jennifer Lawrence stars in this look at the life of Joy Mangano , who launched a successful career in the home shopping industry while dealing with the complete craziness of her life. Alice really enjoyed this movie and highly recommends it. Concussion : Will Smith stars in this biopic about a neurologist who decided to...

The Walt Disney Company

This week on Movie Picks with Alice Reese, Alice reviews Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Sisters, and The Danish Girl. Star Wars: The Force Awakens : Alice really enjoyed this new beginning for the Star Wars franchise , and is already pumped for the sequel. The story takes place 30 years after the events of Return of the Jedi. Harrison Ford , Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill reprise their original roles, and are joined by new characters played by Daisy Ridley , John...

Warner Bros.

This week on Movie Picks with Alice Reese, she reviews In the Heart of the Sea, MacBeth, and Legend. In the Heart of the Sea : Chris Hemsworth stars in this movie based on an event in 1820 that left a crew stranded at sea for 90 days and inspired Herman Melville's Moby Dick . Macbeth : Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard star as the greedy and guilty MacBeth and his devious wife, Lady MacBeth, in the latest-telling of...

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This week on Movie Picks with Alice Reese, Alice previews the upcoming movies for December. Star Wars: The Force Awakens: It's set 30 years after the events of Return of the Jedi. Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, and Carrie Fisher return as their original roles, but this film mainly focuses on a new generation of characters. Alice thinks it will be as big as all the hype. The Revenant: This film follows the story of Hugh Glass, an explorer and fur trapper, who...

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