Movie Picks with Alice Reese

Friday afternoons at 4:50pm and 5:50pm, during All Things Considered

Each week KETR listeners are treated to descriptions without spoilers and opinions about cinema from the movie reviewer for the Greenville Herald Banner and the Rockwall Herald Banner, Alice Reese. Her insight has been known to save moviegoers' wallets from poor decisions, and to expose Northeast Texas to the immense culture surrounding art house films.

Almost like the Final Destination  series, Sabotage brings in suspense but over-the-top blood and gore to the big screens in Arnold Schwarzenegger's next big movie.

Listen as Alice Reese brings her review of Sabotage, Birder's Guide to Everything, and Noah.

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What was originally a multi-hundred page book, Winter's Tale does not translate very well to the big screen, according to Alice Reese.

Listen to what she has to say about it, plus In Secret, and 3 Days to Kill.  Alice will also talk about the Oscar nominated movie, 12 Years a Slave.

Alice Reese tell us that The Lego Movie, directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, is a must-see for families.

The Lego Movie has a star-studded cast including Morgan Freeman, Will Arnett, Elizabeth Banks, Shaquille O'Neal and more.

Listen as Alice gives us a review of this movie and The Monuments Men. She will also give a short preview of the Oscars coming up on March 2.

Stiller returns in divergent role

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Ben Stiller tackles a role he's not known for in the title character of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty.

Matthew McConaughey, raised in Longview, Texas, is returning to the Lonestar State for the new movie, Dallas Buyers Club.

Morgan Freeman is back and he's brought some old pals with him! Last Vegas is the newest hit from

Listen as Alice brings her take on Last Vegas, Ender's Game, and  All is Lost.

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The Terminator and Rambo are teaming up in the newest action thriller from

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Benedict Cumberbatch is back on the big screen playing Julian Assange in The Fifth Estate. Based on a true story, this movie brings to light the story behind WikiLeaks and its founders. Were they heroes, or traitors?

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Justin Timberlake, while he may be a comedian with great singing talent, shows his serious side in the new thriller, Runner Runner.

Starring Timberlake and Ben Affleck, this new movie is sure to get your attention, but according to Alice Reese, it may not hold it for long.

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Sandra Bullock is returning to the big screen alongside George Clooney as they take on the dangerous final frontier. When debris hits their space station, however, survival is the only instinct.

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After her role in the blockbuster hit Iron Man 3, Gwyneth Paltrow returns to the big screen in her latest hit, Thanks for Sharing.

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Fall is here, and that means it's a new season for movie releases! Check out this week's episode as Alice brings us reviews on the latest movies in theaters!

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J.D. Salinger, author of the great 'Catcher in the Rye' is being remembered in an on-screen bio directed by Shane Salerno.

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It's a never-ending trend in our society that bands from England are a hit here in the U.S., but not every band gets their own movie!

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