'Blade Runner 2049' Buzz: Critics Are Raving About the Long-Awaited Sequel  [LINK]
We've waited 35 years for the sequel to Blade Runner, the sci-fi classic starring Harrison Ford as a detective hunting rogue androids in the future. Blade Runner 2049 is finally arriving in theaters on October 6 (tickets are already on sale), with original director Ridley Scott produc... [Read More]
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Watch John Travolta as Mob Boss John Gotti in the First 'Gotti' Trailer  [LINK]
John Travolta hasn't portrayed a lof of real people. Back in the '90s, he kind of played Bill Clinton in Primary Colors and had the role of non-famous actual lawyer Jan Schlichtmann in A Civil Action. Then last year he embodied the part of famous O.J. Simpson lawyer Robert Shapiro on ... [Read More]
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Movie News: 'It' Sequel Announces Release Date; Kumail Nanjiani and John Cena Pair for Buddy Cop Movie  [LINK]
It Sequel: One of the most successful movies of the year, It was primed for a sequel that would adapt the rest of Stephen King's novel before its box office glory. New Line quickly made it official post-release, however, and now they've set a date: September 6, 2019. That's almost exa... [Read More]
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Fantastic Fest: ‘Rabbit’ Runs Towards the Unexpected  [LINK]
By Rob Hunter Surprise. Australia is still the world’s most dangerous place. There’s no nation or continent I want to visit more than Australia, but as someone who watches a lot of genre films there’s also no nation/continent that I’ve been warned more about in regard to the ... [Read More]
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Royal Garden’s Chaos: Tati’s ‘PlayTime’  [LINK]
By Jacob Oller All work and no PlayTime makes for a much calmer day. Jacques Tati‘s PlayTime is a 1967 wonder. Tati’s masterpiece isn’t just a sharp commentary and comic gem, it’s a feat in logistics. The enormous set and the coordination of the chaos within complete the ind... [Read More]
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The Enduring Influence of ‘Carnival of Souls’  [LINK]
By Kieran Fisher In 1962, Herk Harvey unleashed a masterpiece that’s informed horror cinema ever since. Carnival of Souls was released 55 years ago, but its ability to get under one’s skin remains effective and chilling to this day. As far as horror fare goes, few scary movies boast the ... [Read More]
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Want a Balloon? ‘IT’ Sequel Coming to Theaters September 2019  [LINK]
By Max Covill We’ll all float again. Real soon. Given how IT has performed at the box office, the question wasn’t if a sequel would be coming, but rather when. Now we know the exact moment Pennywise the Clown will once again terrorize the citizens of Derry. New Line Cinema and Warner Bro... [Read More]
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Disney’s Next Musical Brings Together Some Serious Talent  [LINK]
By Max Covill David Oyelowo and ‘Moonlight’ playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney are teaming up with Disney. David Oyelowo (Selma) is attached to star in a brand new Disney musical penned by Moonlight playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney. The project is being called Cyrano the Moor and... [Read More]
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The Best Biopics of the Decade, So Far  [LINK]
By Emily Kubincanek With ‘Stronger’ in theaters this weekend, we look at the best biopics of the decade so far. Biopics, that perfect mixture of nonfiction and dramatic filmmaking, are a dime a dozen but the great ones are hard to come by. Whether you’re preparing to see Stron... [Read More]
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John Cena and Kumail Nanjiani Are Teaming Up in a Buddy Cop Movie  [LINK]
By Sheryl Oh From the director of Zombieland, no less. And it might just work. Ruben Fleischer‘s directorial career started on such a high, only for it to slowly go downhill with each passing feature film. His zom-com hit Zombieland introduced the world to Jesse Eisenberg and was part of Emma ... [Read More]
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Will Tom Cruise's American Made Fly High at the Box Office?  [LINK]
Kingsman: The Golden Circle goes up against American Made and Flatliners in what could be another weak box office weekend. [Read More]
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Aidan Gillen, Tom Hollander Join Freddie Mercury Biopic ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’  [LINK]
Aidan Gillen and Tom Hollander have joined the cast of Bohemian Rhapsody, the Freddy Mercury biopic being directed by Bryan Singer. Gillen will play John Reid, Queen’s manager from 1975 to 1978 while Hollander will play Jim Beach who took over as manager from Reid in 1978 and stayed on for yea... [Read More]
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Final Trailer For Gerard Butler Disaster Movie ‘Geostorm’ [Watch]  [LINK]
The directorial debut of producer Dean Devlin (“Independence Day”) was always going to draw sneers from disaster-movie haters. Yet Devlin’s long-delayed, wannabe blockbuster “Geostorm” risks failing to live up to the presumably low expectations of fans of films like &ld... [Read More]
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Fox & ‘Who Shot Biggie and Tupac?’ Producers Say Sorry Over Wrong Cop Photo Shown In Docu  [LINK]
With the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department seeking an apology over one of their officers incorrectly being seen in Fox’s September 24 airing Who Shot Biggie & Tupac? documentary, the network has now said it “regrets the error.” "In Who Shot Biggie & Tupac? a pho... [Read More]
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‘Young Sheldon’ & ‘Good Doctor’ Debut To Strong Ratings As New TV Season Starts  [LINK]
Snapshot: New series premieres: Young Sheldon (CBS, 3.7 in 18-49, 16.6 million viewers in preview), The Good Doctor (ABC, 2.4, 11.8 million, will be adjusted down in the finals because of NFL pre-emptions), Me, Myself & I (CBS, 1.7, 7.4 million), The Brave (NBC, 1.4, 6.2... [Read More]
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How Does Rey Connect to the Prequel Trilogy in Star Wars 8?  [LINK]
Rey is rumored to be connected to the events in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, with her backstory playing a key role in The Last Jedi. [Read More]
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Pinewood Television JV Fully Acquired By Peter Gerwe’s StoryFirst  [LINK]
Launched as a joint venture in early 2016, Pinewood Shepperton Studios' Pinewood Television has been acquired by media investment company StoryFirst, an initial 50% partner in the enterprise. StoryFirst will buy out the studios’ 50% interest for an undisclosed sum. The TV company then wil... [Read More]
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‘Fixer Upper’ To End After Fifth Season On HGTV  [LINK]
HGTV’s highest-rated series Fixer Upper will wrap after its fifth season. The show’s stars Joanna and Chip Gaines confirmed Tuesday on their home-design business website Magnolia that the hit remodeling series will end. "It is with both sadness and expectation that we share the news that... [Read More]
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Barry Dennen Dies: ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’s Pilate And Barbra Streisand Mentor Was 79  [LINK]
Barry Dennen, who played Pontius Pilate in the original stage and film versions of Jesus Christ Superstar and earlier played a key role in Barbra Streisand’s emergence from cabaret unknown to superstar diva, died Tuesday morning in Burbank, where he was in hospice care. He was 79. Dennen ... [Read More]
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Chloe Castellón & Ridgeway Wilson Set To Adapt Universal’s ‘City Of Saints & Thieves’, Melina Matsoukas Directing  [LINK]
EXCLUSIVE: Universal Pictures has tapped scribes Chloe Castellón and Ridgeway Wilson to adapt the screenplay for the upcoming film City of Saints & Thieves, based on Natalie C. Anderson’s debut novel. Insecure‘s chief director and exec producer Melina Matsoukas is officia... [Read More]
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Chris Pratt Took A ‘Which Hollywood Chris’ Quiz, Got A Hilarious Result  [LINK]
Guardians of the Galaxy's Chris Pratt took an online quiz to find out which Hollywood Chris he really is, and the results were not what he expected at all. [Read More]
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First ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Reactions Suggest You Can Breathe Easy  [LINK]
With apologies to “Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” Steven Spielberg’s “The Post,” “Thor: Ragnarok,” Paul Thomas Anderson’s latest and, obviously, “Geostorm,” the film we’re most intrigued by for the rest of 2017 is “Blade Runner 2049... [Read More]
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American Made Review: Tom Cruise Goes Wild as a Cocaine Cowboy  [LINK]
American Made reunites Tom Cruise and director Doug Liman for a breezy quasi-true story of arms and drug trafficking in the early 80s. [Read More]
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Jurassic World’s Indominous Rex Almost Had A Much Different Look  [LINK]
Original concept art for Jurassic World's Indominus Rex has just surfaced online, and it teases a wildly different look for the deadly dino. [Read More]
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