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TV Review: #Containment – S01E01 - Pilot Episode

This has to be one of the most intriguing pilot episodes I’ve seen thus far for a viral/zombie/outbreak show. Review By Erika Ashley A virus breaks out in the heart of Atlanta weaving a group of strangers into a deadly mix. During this pilot episode of the much anticipated new television drama Containment breaks into the scene with a bang. Jump start to a preview of Day 13 of the viral outbreak. The National Guard busts out of a trucking container into a frenzy of citizens fighting for survival. Bodies are burning in the street, a mother screams for help while carrying a bloodied lifeless child in her arms. A true feast for the eyes of hungry horror and gore fanatics. Flash back to the beginning – Day 1 of the outbreak. A group of children visit the Atlanta Midtown Hospital on a field trip accompanied by their doe-eyed teacher, Katie Frank. While the children enter the facility the scene jumps to a doctor, Rita Sanders, showing signs of infection and is quarantined. She reca

'Deepwater Horizon' Casting News

Read on to see who's signed on to the Mark Wahlberg film. Story by @ErikaAshley John Malkovich has just been confirmed as the most recent addition to the cast of Lionsgate’s Deepwater Horizon set to release in September 2016. Director Peter Berg and Mark Wahlberg have already signed on to the project along with veteran actor Kurt Russell. Up and coming talent Dylan O’Brien, known for his most recent role in Maze Runner , and Gina Rodriguez of Jane the Virgin round out the remaining lead roles. Deepwater Horizon tells the dramatic story of the horrific BP oil rig that exploded in the Gulf of Mexico in April 2010. The catastrophe claimed the lives of 11 crew members and caused the largest offshore oil spill in US history. The film has yet to begin filming but is much anticipated due to Peter Berg and Mark Wahlberg’s previous pairing in Lone Survivor .

Blue Bloods S05E16 Recap: In The Box

Someone Faces A Life Threatening Situation. Find Out Who! Story By David Clark Police stations are usually considered one of the safest places a person can be, but Blue Bloods turns that concept upside down on this week's episode titled In The Box. In an episode that could have been inspired by the movie Phone Booth; the majority of the episode follows a life threatening hostage situation involving Danny and Baez. Meanwhile Frank and Jamie face issues of their own as Jamie combats a poor communities fear of police and Frank tries to find a line between being a friend, mentor, and commissioner. This episode guest stars Dominic Fumusa as Anthony Drake and Jessica Blank as Heather Drake. Recap: Danny and Baez open the episode serving a soon-to-be divorced man (Anthony Drake) with a restraining order. Desperate to retain custody of his daughter Anthony pulls a gun on Baez inside of the police precinct. This is no John Q. situation; this man is a troubled alcoholic and

Stone Poster And Trailer Starring Robert De Niro And Edward Norton

Stone Poster And Trailer Joblo got there hands on this intense looking poster for the film Stone which stars Robert De Niro and Edward Norton . Robert De Niro and Edward Norton deliver powerful performances as a seasoned corrections official and a scheming inmate whose lives become dangerously intertwined. Stone weaves together the parallel journeys of two men grappling with dark impulses, as the line between lawman and lawbreaker becomes precariously thin. The film also stars Milla Jovovich and Frances Conroy .” Watch the trailer after the Jump.. Academy Award® winner Robert De Niro and Oscar® nominee Edward Norton deliver powerful performances as a seasoned corrections official and a scheming inmate whose lives become dangerously intertwined in Stone, a thought-provoking drama directed by John Curran (“The Painted Veil,” “We Don’t Live Here Anymore”) and written by Angus McLachlan (“Junebug”). As parole officer Jack Mabry (De Niro) counts the days toward a quiet retirement