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Inside Donald Trump's Rape Claim Against Bill Clinton: Who Are the Women Who Have Accused the Former President of Sexual Misconduct?

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Inside Donald Trump's Rape Claim Against Bill Clinton: Who Are the Women Who Have Accused the Former President of Sexual Misconduct?
Now that his same-party competitors are out of the running, presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump has been training his fire on his likely opponent in the general election: Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton. But it's not just Hillary Trump has in his sights - it's her husband, too. After Trump accused former President Bill Clinton of rape in an interview with Fox News Wednesday night, decades-old allegations are back in the spotlight. The allegations concerning Bill's sexual conduct came from more than five different women, who all had a moment in the national media in the 1990s. Because Trump has made
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Where the Sidewalk Ends

Otto Preminger looks at police corruption and comes up with a classy noir starring Dana Andrews as a rogue cop and Gene Tierney as the woman whose father he accidentally frames for murder. With Karl Malden, Gary Merrill and velvety-slick B&W cinematography by Joseph Lashelle. Where the Sidewalk Ends Blu-ray Twilight Time Limited Edition 1950 / B&W / 1:37 Academy / 95 min. / Ship Date February 9, 2016 / available through Twilight Time Movies / 29.95 Starring Dana Andrews, Gene Tierney, Gary Merrill, Bert Freed, Tom Tully, Karl Malden, Ruth Donnelly, Craig Stevens. Cinematography Joseph Lashelle Art Direction J. Russell Spencer, Lyle Wheeler Film Editor Louis R. Loeffler Original Music Cyril J. Mockridge Written by Ben Hecht, Robert E. Kent, Frank P. Rosenberg, Victor Trivas from the novel Night Cry by William L. Stuart Produced and Directed by Otto Preminger

Reviewed by Glenn Erickson

Want to see an example of a gloriously polished studio production, a film noir
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Coherence Review

Director: James Ward Byrkit

Starring: Emily Baldoni, Maury Sterling, Nicholas Brendon, Lorene Scafaria, Elizabeth Gracen, Hugo Armstrong, Alex Manugian, Lauren Maher

Run Time: 89 Minutes

Certificate: 15

Synopsis: Strange things begin to happen when a group of friends gather for a dinner party on an evening when a comet is passing overhead.

Imagine, for a moment, being stuck inside an infinite loop of your own reality. But then throw in an ordinary evening, a dinner party with your closest friends and some Schrödinger’s cat theories and voilà; you’ve got all the ingredients inside the stimulating Coherence.

This low-fi indie drama lends itself to some interesting opinions on existence, life and multiple realities but it’s presented within a tight narrative that keeps it simple for the casual viewer. In a similar vein to Mike Cahill’s Another Earth (2011), this is all about one unique event and the potential consequences of the unknown.
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‘Coherence’ DVD Review

  • Nerdly
Stars: Emily Foxler, Maury Sterling, Nicholas Brendon, Lorene Scafaria, Elizabeth Gracen, Alex Manugian, Lauren Maher, Hugo Armstrong | Written and Directed by James Ward Byrkit

Coherence centres on eight friends enjoying a very grown up, suburban dinner party. A comet is passing by Earth and changes to the atmosphere are making some of them jumpy and uncomfortable. An unexplainable shattered iPhone screen is an early warning sign that something unusual is coming their way. During what seems like the longest night, their real lives, jarred by this astronomical anomaly, are confronted with multiple, alternative realities of themselves.

Their problems start with a power cut and the intriguing sight of just one house in the entire neighbourhood that still has its lights on. Two of the dinner party go and investigate. When they return one has a cut on his head and doesn’t want to talk about what he’s seen.
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"Coherence" On DVD/VOD/Est

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From D Films, Sneak Peek director/cinematogapher James Ward Byrkit's impressive, "Twilight Zone"-inspired debut science fiction thriller "Coherence", now available on DVD/VOD/Est:

"Coherence" is based on 'quantum mechanics', referring to a quantum state, where different versions of reality can still interchange with each other.

Director Byrkit did have a specific idea for the film, but cast improvisational actors, giving them the basic outline of their characters, motivations and major plot points:

"...'Emily' (Baldoni) and her boyfriend 'Kevin' (Maury Sterling) are two of several people attending a dinner party at the house of 'Mike' (Nicholas Brendon). 

"Kevin's ex-girlfriend' 'Laurie' (Lauren Maher) will be there, making things tense for both Kevin and Emily.

"The dinner party goes fairly well until the power goes out following a comet sighting. They discover that a house down the road still has power and a few of them decide to investigate.

"Several strange and bizarre occurrences follow,
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Review: Coherence

Schrodinger's cat is an imaginary illustration of a paradox: "When does a quantum system stop existing as a superposition of states and become one or the other?" Writer/director James Ward Byrkit explores this thought experiment and various results in his first feature, Coherence, which adds a new dimension to the typical dinner party film.

Coherence evolves at an intimate dinner gathering of four couples: former dancer Em (Emily Baldoni) and Kevin (Maury Sterling), former Roswell actor Mike (Nicholas Brendon) and his introverted wife Lee (Lorene Scafaria), older couple Hugh (Hugo Armstrong) and Beth (Elizabeth Gracen), and Amir (Alex Manugian) who brings his new girlfriend Laurie (Lauren Maher).

It's quickly revealed that Laurie has an intimate history with Kevin, which leads to awkward moments, but Em is more concerned about something she's heard -- the astronomic event of a lifetime taking place that same night. Miller's Comet is due to pass near Earth,
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Eiff 2014: ‘Coherence’ Review

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Stars: Emily Foxler, Maury Sterling, Nicholas Brendon, Lorene Scafaria, Elizabeth Gracen, Alex Manugian, Lauren Maher, Hugo Armstrong | Written and Directed by James Ward Byrkit

Review by Andrew McArthur

One of the surprise treats of this year’s Edinburgh International Film Festival is low-key sci-fi thriller, Coherence: the sort of film where walking in with no expectations is the best way to approach things (but please do keep reading this review).

James Ward Byrkit‘s feature follows a group of old friends whose dinner party is cut short by a power outage, thought to have been caused by the passing of a comet that night. Part of the group ventures across the street to the one remaining house with power where they discover the full psychological horror of their predicament.

Due to the unexpected narrative direction of Brykit’s screenplay it would be unfair to go into the detail
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Film4 FrightFest's Amazing 2014 Line-up Announced! New Images Revealed!

The line-up for this year's Film4 FrightFest in London has just been announced – and boy, is it a doozy! Sporting a record-breaking 38 UK/European premieres and 11 world premieres, this August is going to be an exciting time in the genre calendar.

Check it all out right here, including lots of new images!

This year Film4 FrightFest will be moving from its previous home at Leicester Square's Empire Cinema to the nearby Vue Cinema (also on Leicester Square), prompting an ingenious reshuffle of the screening arrangements.

All main screen films will be presented at different times across three different screens, with two extra screens reserved for single-slot screenings of the various films hitting this year's Discovery Screens.

Here's the full list of goodies:

Main Screens (5, 6, 7)

Thursday Aug 21

Opening Night Film - The Guest (UK Premiere)

Director: Adam Wingard. Cast: Dan Stevens, Maika Monroe, Brendan Meyer, Sheila Kelley, Leland Orser. USA 2014. 99 mins.
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Coherence Movie Review

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Coherence Movie Review
Title: Coherence Directed By: James Ward Byrkit Starring: Emily Foxler, Maury Sterling, Nicholas Brendon, Lorene Scafaria, Elizabeth Gracen, Hugo Armstrong, Alex Manugian, Lauren Maher There’s more suspense in this low budget dialogue-driven sci-fi thriller than many effect-heavy, $100 million+ blockbuster wannabes. “Coherence” focuses on Em (Emily), Kevin (Maury Sterling), Mike (Nicholas Brendon), Lee (Lorene Scafaria), Beth (Elizabeth Gracen), Hugh (Hugo Armstrong), Amir (Alex Manugian) and Laurie (Lauren Maher), a group of friends reuniting for a dinner party. It’s all small talk and a little bit of gossip until the lights go out. Power goes out all the time for various reasons, but the strange thing is, the entire neighborhood is [ Read More ]

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Coherence Review

Like the better episodes of The Twilight Zone, Christopher Nolan’s Memento and Shane Carruth’s Primer before it, indie sci-fi Coherence is a brilliantly staged and sharply written mindscrew of a movie that left me equal parts giddy, chilled and bewildered. It’s easily one of the most thought-provoking and deeply engrossing cinematic experiences of the year – not to mention a highly auspicious debut for writer-director James Ward Byrkit.

It’s hard to talk about Coherence without spoiling its many fascinating twists and turns, but I’ll do my best. Our protagonists are eight friends who come together for a dinner party on the night of an astronomical anomaly – “Miller’s Comet,” which is passing closer to Earth than ones recorded in the past. As Coherence opens, hints of the comet’s influence can be seen in broken phone screens and disrupted signals.

The one common thread linking all
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Review: Coherence

In James Ward Byrkit’s indie sci-fi thriller Coherence, a seemingly ordinary dinner party amongst long-time friends (Nicholas Brendon, Emily Baldoni, Maury Sterling and Elizabeth Gracen, to name a few) goes horribly awry after a passing comet causes a disturbance in the natural balance of existence, revealing dark secrets, challenging everyone’s perception of space and time and ultimately altering the universe as they know it.

A no-budget, mind-bending exercise in the fragility of human relationships with a bit of quantum physics thrown in to really get you thinking, Coherence is thoughtful and well-made thriller with a hint of mystery to it that simmers nicely below the surface from start to finish. As Byrkit reveals tiny hints and clues, his story also has a bit of fun with the space-time continuum, leaving his characters left to figure out just which reality they actually belong to. For the most part Byrkit
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Coherence movie review: night out of mind

Deploys twisty sci-fi concepts to warp the almost-clichéd dinner-party soap opera into a horror story of the human condition in the face of quantum philosophy. I’m “biast” (pro): I’m hungry for smart science fiction

I’m “biast” (con): nothing

(what is this about? see my critic’s minifesto)

Pro relationship tip: Do not go to a dinner party with a bunch of your friends who all have long-term interconnected relationships — with all the unresolved resentments and secret entanglements that can come with that — when there’s a quantum anomaly in the neighborhood. Not when there are important, even life-changing, decisions to be made at the same time.

See, just as Em (Emily Foxler: Ghosts of Girlfriends Past) is having to decide whether to fly off to Vietnam with her boyfriend, Kevin (Maury Sterling: Veronica Mars, The A-Team), for four months to accompany him for his work,
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Indie Box Office Preview: Can Roman Polanski's 'Venus in Fur' Break Out?

Indie Box Office Preview: Can Roman Polanski's 'Venus in Fur' Break Out?
Roman Polanski and Paul Haggis bring their latest to U.S. cinemas this weekend after runs on the festival circuit, but will audiences flock to them amidst an increasingly crowded studio market?  Here's our predictions for those films and other new indie releases (in alphabetical order): Coherence (Oscilloscope) Director:  James Ward Byrkit Cast: Emily Baldoni, Maury Sterling, Nicholas Brendon, Hugo Armstrong, Elizabeth Gracen, Alex Manugian, Lauren Maher Criticwire Average: 5 critics gave it a B+ average Where It's Screening: At the Village East in New York and L.A.'s Los Feliz Cinemas. Box Office Expectation: A pick up from Fantastic Fest last fall, James Ward Byrkit's sci-fi relationship drama "Coherence" hits a pair of theaters this weekend. The film follows eight friends at a dinner party who experience chain of reality bending events, and has been met with pretty strong reviews. It's not an easy market and the
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Things get spooky in clip from new sci-fi film 'Coherence' -- Exclusive Video

Things get spooky in clip from new sci-fi film 'Coherence' -- Exclusive Video
Filmmaking debuts don’t get much more fascinating, or promising, than the horror-tinged sci-fi tale Coherence, the first feature from writer-director James Ward Byrkit, which begins its theatrical run this Friday. The film stars Emily Foxler, Maury Sterling, Elizabeth Gracen, Alex Manugian, Lauren Maher, Hugo Armstrong, Lorene Scafaria, and Buffy the Vampire Slayer vet Nicholas Brendon as a group of friends who gather together for a meal the night a comet is passing overhead and discover there is an identical dinner party, featuring eight doppelgangers, happening down the street.

You can read my full, and fulsome, review of Coherence in
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Mysterious New Images from Coherence

Our friends over at Oscilloscope just released several new stills from the sci-fi/horror hybrid Coherence (review), and we have every single pixel of them for you right here. Dig 'em!

Coherence was written and directed by James Ward Byrkit and stars Emily Baldoni, Maury Sterling, Nicholas Brendon, Elizabeth Gracen, Alex Manugian (who also conceived of the story), Lauren Maher, Hugo Armstrong, and Lorene Scafaria.

The film hits theaters on June 20th from Oscilloscope Laboratories.

Coherence had its world premiere at Fantastic Fest in Austin, where it won the Next Wave Best Screenplay award, and has since gone on to play the Sitges Film Festival (where it again took home the Best Screenplay prize) and the Philadelphia Film Festival, receiving widespread critical and audience acclaim at every stop along the way.

Synopsis:

On the night of an astrological anomaly, eight friends at a dinner party become subject to a troubling
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Coherence | Review

Time Crimes: Byrkit’s Exercise Somewhat Overbaked by Inchoate Ideas

Fans of Shane Carruth’s blend of intelligent and hyper complicated low-fi sci-fi should certainly be interested in James Ward Byrkit’s debut, Coherence, a concept that is, of course, facetious at best in this mind-bending puzzle. Playing like the relationship issue version of Nacho Vigalondo’s Timecrimes, the initial set-up reaches dizzying heights of possibility and discussion worthy instances. Inevitably, however, the narrative is constricted by its own structure of multiplied repetitions, which are necessary for intricate developments even as they tend to become an impediment to continued investment.

During the evening when a comet speeds notably close to Earth, several old friends converge at a dinner party. Seven of them are friends, while one of them, Amir (Alex Manugian) is bringing a new girlfriend, Laurie (Lauren Maher), who used to date Kevin (Maury Sterling). Kevin is now in
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Indie Spotlight

We’re back with another edition of the Indie Spotlight, highlighting recent independent horror news sent our way. Today’s feature includes the Blood Widow trailer and release details, Vengeance Fest lineup details, multiple trailers, and more:

Photos, Release Details, and Trailer for Blood Widow: “One of America’s foremost homes for horror, Midnight Releasing has picked up the highly anticipated fright-flick Blood Widow. The Jeremiah Buckhalt-directed slasher will be available on – among other outlets – Redbox on June 3rd, 2014.

A bloody, creepy cocktail that blends the wickedness of A Nightmare on Elm Street with the dark, macabre seasoning of Candyman, Blood Widow introduces us to horror’s next major slasher icon – and she’s not going away anytime soon!

Danielle Lilley, Brandon Kyle Peters, Christopher de Padua, Jose Miguel Vasquez, and Kelly Kilgore star in a Jeremiah Buckhalt film.

After buying a nice house in the country, Laurie and Hugh,
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Open the Box Within Coherence's Theatrical Trailer

Coherence is a sci-fi drama from Oscilloscope Laboratories. The film takes place during a dinner party and strange events take place when the lights go out. The film is from writer and director James Ward Byrkit. As well, the film stars Emily Baldoni (The Lost Tribe), Maury Sterling (The A-Team), Nicholas Brendon and Elizabeth Gracen. A theatrical trailer for Coherence is hosted here. The trailer shows all sorts of chaos. A power outage ruins a get-together, but lights remain on at one house, located up the street. A mysterious box is found there and events take an ever stranger turn. Coherence is complete and the film will release June 20th, 2014. The film will be released in theatres, on this day. More details on the film's release are below. Release Date: June 20th, 2014 (Limited Theatrical). Director: James Ward Byrkit. Writers: James Ward Byrkit and Alex Manugian. Cast: Emily Baldoni, Maury Sterling,
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Trailer for the Psychological Thriller Coherence

A full trailer has been released for a solid-looking psychological thriller called Coherence. It was written and directed by James Ward Byrkit, and the story follows the events of a night when an “astrological anomaly” affects life on Earth. I enjoy watching movies that are supposed to mess with your head like this.

On the night of an astrological anomaly, eight friends at a dinner party experience a troubling chain of reality bending events. Part cerebral sci-fi and part relationship drama, Coherence is a tightly focused, intimately shot film that quickly ratchets up with tension and mystery.

The movie stars Emily Baldoni, Maury Sterling, Nicholas Brendon, Elizabeth Gracen, Alex Manugian, Lauren Maher, Hugo Armstrong, and Lorene Scafaria. It's set to be released in theaters and VOD on June 20th. I'll definitely be checking this one out.
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Official Coherence Trailer Arrives!

We told you back in November during our coverage of the American Film Market that Oscilloscope had landed distro for the sci-fi/horror hybrid Coherence (review), and now finally the trailer has arrived for this chilling little flick. Check it out!

Coherence was written and directed by James Ward Byrkit and stars Emily Baldoni, Maury Sterling, Nicholas Brendon, Elizabeth Gracen, Alex Manugian (who also conceived of the story), Lauren Maher, Hugo Armstrong, and Lorene Scafaria.

The film hits theaters and VOD June 20th from Oscilloscope Laboratories.

Coherence had its world premiere at Fantastic Fest in Austin, where it won the Next Wave Best Screenplay award, and has since gone on to play the Sitges Film Festival (where it again took home the Best Screenplay prize) and the Philadelphia Film Festival, receiving widespread critical and audience acclaim at every stop along the way.

Synopsis:

On the night of an astrological anomaly,
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