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Meryl Streep as the woman who could not sing! “Florence Foster Jenkins”

Maestro, do you think that I’m ready for a concert? is a remarkable true story of an infamous socialite who inspired all that knew her.  Academy Award winning actress plays Florence, an eccentric heiress who patronized the New York art scene in 1944.  As a young girl, she was a talented pianist until an injury to her left hand caused significant nerve damage which ended all hope of becoming a concert pianist. At the age of 16, Florence’s father threatened to cut her off from his wealth if she didn’t give up music. Her dream may have been delayed, but …

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E. delivers action

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Release Date: August 14, 2015 Running Time: 1 hour 56 minutes Rated PG-13 Grade: B Directed by: Guy Ritchie Written by and Starring: as Napoleon Solo as Illya Kuryakin as Gaby Teller as Victoria Vinciguerra as Saunders as Alexander Waverly as Alexander as Uncle Rudi What I’m about to feed you, Solo, may taste a little bitter. In the 1960’s, Napoleon Solo is an art aficionado who was convicted of stealing great works of art. The CIA realized that Solo’s skills would be wasted in prison so they recruited him in exchange for his prison sentence. …

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