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The Help – Blu-ray + DVD

Blu-ray Review The Help Directed by: Tate Taylor Cast: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard Running Time: 2 hrs 15 mins Rating: PG-13 Due Out: December 6, 2011 PLOT: Based on Kathryn Stockett’s book, the story of one woman (Stone) looking into the ways that white people mistreat their black housekeepers in the segregated South in the […]

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Jake’s Takes: ‘The Help’ interviews with Octavia Spencer and Tate Taylor

Jake’s Takes: ‘The Help’ interviews with Octavia Spencer and Tate Taylor

The Help Directed by: Tate Taylor Cast: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard Running Time: 2 hrs 15 mins Rating: PG-13 Release Date: August 10, 2011 PLOT: Based on Kathryn Stockett’s book, the story of one woman (Stone) looking into the ways that white people mistreat their black housekeepers in the segregated South in the 1960s. Jake’s […]

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The Help

The Help

Cast: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard, Allison Janney
Running Time: 2 hr 15 mins
Rating: PG-13
Release Date: August 10, 2011

Final Score: 6/10

Reviewed by Nick Allen

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Episode 72: Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider – ‘The Help,’ ‘Final Destination 5,’ ‘The Guard,’ ‘The Future’ and ’30 Minutes or Less’

Jeff Bayer and Eric D. Snider have a lot of movies to talk about this week, so naturally they spend several minutes talking about unrelated tangents. But then, movies! “The Help” is a surprisingly effective story about race relations in the 1960s. Eric liked “Final Destination 5″ more than Jeff did, and they both thought “30 Minutes or Less” was […]

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Flicks on 6: ‘The Help,’ ’30 Minutes or Less,’ ‘The Guard’ and ‘Final Destination 5′

Every Friday on KOIN Local 6’s “Studio 6? I do my movie reviews in a segment we like to call “Flicks on 6.” And here it is… Flicks on 6 Film Critic Jeff Bayer reviews 4 movies opening Friday, August 12 including “The Help,” based of the NY Times best selling book and starring Emma Stone, Viola Davis and Octavia […]

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The Help

The Help

Cast: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard
Running Time: 2 hrs 15 mins
Rating: PG-13
Release Date: August 10, 2011

Final Score: 8/10

Reviewed by Jeff Bayer

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August Preview: Rise of the Planet of the Apes, The Change-Up, The Help, Our Idiot Brother

Monthly Movie Preview – August 2011 Summer is winding down, but you wouldn’t know it with the release of big-budget Rise of the Planet of the Apes, the comedic potential of The Change Up and the movie version of the bestselling novel The Help. Sure, The Whistleblower is there as a counterweight to remind us that awful things happen and […]

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‘The Help’ starring Emma Stone and Viola Davis – trailer review

The Help Directed by: Tate Taylor Starring: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Bryce Dallas Howard, Patricia Clarkson Rating: PG-13 Release Date: August 10, 2011 TRAILER SCORE: 6/10 Thoughts by TSR: I so wanted to like this trailer, but it keeps throwing every feel-good movie cliche in my face. The characters are all giving pithy one liners at the beginning, then it […]

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