Photo by Scott Waters Action! Be advised there is a temporary movie set at the Ramapo Shopping Center on Route 202. The medical tent and medical supplies are props for the movie.
By Vincent Abbatecola For the last 43 years, “Saturday Night Live” has been a landmark in television. Through sketch comedy, viewers have been introduced to unforgettable characters brought to us by countless legends, such as Chevy Chase, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Mike Myers, Chris Farley, Adam Sandler, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, and Kristin Wiig, to name a […]
BY DYLAN SKRILOFF Sparky’s Diner in Garnerville, long an important hub of the North Rockland community, has become a favorite for a whole new crowd: Hollywood movie-makers. Several movies and TV shows have filmed scenes at the North Rockland eatery in the past four years. Soon to be added to the list is a Julia […]
Review of “Hit and Run” BY VINCENT ABBATECOLA In the opening of “Hit and Run,” the new road movie from Dax Shepard and David Palmer, we see a scene that we wouldn’t normally expect an action comedy to begin with: a sunlit, romantic bedroom setting with Charlie (Shepard) and his girlfriend, Annie (Kristen Bell). He’s […]
BY VINNY MURPHY With the most successful superhero movie of all time under their belt, it seems that Marvel may soon be taking Earth’s Mightiest Heroes to Prime Time. In a recent interview with Collider.com, famed director Guillermo Del Toro (Hellboy, Pan’s Labyrinth) indicated that the success of the film benefited a long in-development project […]
Review of indie-film “Safety Not Guaranteed” BY VINCENT ABBATECOLA When thinking of an indie movie, you might picture a story that takes a more honest approach to life, with maybe a little bit of lighthearted quirkiness added to make you feel like you’re watching something unique. They are not similar to the more mainstream films, […]