Alice Reese

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8:44 am
Fri June 20, 2014

Reese: Broadway boffo beats boring bunch

Production photo from Jersey Boys.
© 2014 - Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

The review of this week's box office offerings from Alice Reese starts on a high note with kind words for Jersey Boys, the Hollywood version of the successful stage play about 60's iconic musical group The Four Seasons. Clint Eastwood directs.

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9:43 am
Fri May 30, 2014

'A Million Ways' raunchy, 'Maleficient' not for young kids

Scene from "A Million Ways to Die in the West"
Universal Pictures

The creator of Family Guy and Ted has stepped into the world of the western with "A Million Ways to Die in the West." Reviewer Alice Reese finds admirable points in the casting, the music, the scenery, and the direction - but not the script.

This week Alice shares her thoughts on "A Million Ways," plus the new Disney offering, "Maleficient," starring Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning.

Alice Reese is the movie reviewer for the Greenville Herald-Banner, the Rockwall Herald-Banner, and has been offering her insight to KETR's audience since December 2008.

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7:05 am
Fri April 25, 2014

The Other Woman, and other movies

Still image from Twentieth Century Fox's new film, "The Other Woman."
Barry Wetcher Twentieth Century Fox

"It's the Leslie Mann show," says Alice, about the comedy opening in wide release this Friday, The Other Woman. It also stars Cameron Diaz and Kate Upton, and follows three unlikely friends on their quest for revenge.

Alice also talks about an art house film which won top awards at the Cannes Film Festival, called Only Lovers Left Alive, which stars Tilda Swinton as a vampire.

Finally, we look ahead to the first major superhero movie to be released this year, The Amazing Spider-Man 2.

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7:30 am
Fri March 28, 2014

Hollywood's latest product, 'Sabotage' not for young audiences

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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7:30 am
Fri March 21, 2014

The 'Muppets' are back and crazier than ever

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Jim Henson's Muppets are back on the big screen once again, and this time they are crazier than ever. Many stars join the cast of Muppets Most Wanted including Ricky Gervais, Ty Burrell, Tina Fey, and many more.

Listen as Alice Reese brings her review of Muppets Most Wanted, Divergent, and Bad Words.

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7:30 am
Fri March 14, 2014

'The Grand Budapest Hotel' hits the big screen

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The Oscars may be awarded and done with, but Hollywood is still working towards this  year's awards. One of the first movies on this list is The Grand Budapest Hotel.

Listen as Alice Reese gives her review on The Grand Budapest Hotel, and Bethlehem.

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7:30 am
Fri February 28, 2014

'Non-stop' gets seal of approval from critics

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Alice Reese has given her seal of approval for Non-stop, and she joins other critics with the same feeling who have given the movie an '8' according to the Internet Movie Database.

Listen as Alice talks about Non-stop, Son 0f God, Omar and The Wind Rises. Alice also touches on two more Oscar-nominated movies, American Hustle, and Gravity.

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7:30 am
Fri February 21, 2014

'Winter's Tale' not fit for big screen

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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.

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7:30 am
Fri February 14, 2014

Less violence expected in new 'Robocop' remake

Robocop is back on the big screens, but this time there is to be a lot less violence than the original. That being said, it's still just as good!

Listen as Alice Reese brings her review of Robocop and also touches on two more Oscar nominated movies, Wolf of Wall Street, and Nebraska.

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7:30 am
Fri February 7, 2014

'The Lego Movie' a must-see for families

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.

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