On this week’s CinemAddicts podcast, we review Jason Bourne, the latest installment of The Bourne Identity franchise. Director Paul Greengrass and Matt Damon are back to spearhead the project which is a follow-up to 2007’s The Bourne Ultimatum (the companion piece The Bourne Legacy, which stars Jeremy Renner, [...]
Bad Moms is a comedy about Amy (Mila Kunis), an overworked mom who’s also unappreciated at her job and is taken advantage of by her layabout husband (David Walton) and her two loving but overly dependent kids. PTA head Gwendolyn (Christina Applegate) and her sycophantic friends (Annie Mumolo, Jada Pinkett Smith) have their share of [...]
Renowned filmmaker Luc Besson, who scored a huge hit with his 2014 action thriller Lucy, is back with the 2017 release Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. Besson based his space epic on Valerian and Laureline, a French science fiction comic series that he started reading at the age of 10.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt plays former NSA contractor Edward Snowden in director Oliver Stone’s new film Snowden, and during their interviews at San Diego’s Comic-Con Levitt talked about the one of the film’s most important themes.
“To me, the question is not whether you need privacy or you don’t need privacy,” [...]
Star Trek Beyond is a wonderful 50th anniversary present for Trekkers and movie fans all around the world, and it’s a wonderful continuation of the universe that was created by Gene Roddenberry. Unfortunately, my CinemAddicts podcast partner Anderson Cowan had an entirely different opinion of the movie and wasn’t too thrilled director Justin Lin’s crafting [...]
The “Future Filmmakers” panel had a ton of highlights, one of which included the introduction of Alden Ehrenreich as the star of the untitled Han Solo Star Wars film that’s being directed by Chris Miller and Phil Lord. Casting Ehrenreich as Han Solo is one of the biggest news of the Star Wars universe, but [...]
Filmmaker Antoine Fuqua’s collaborations with Denzel Washington have been creatively fruitful thanks to the films Training Day and The Equalizer, and now the pair are tackling on a remake the popular Western The Magnificent Seven.
The original, which starred Yul Brynner and Steve McQueen, was actually a remake of [...]
Nichelle Nichols broke television ground with her work as Uhura the Star Trek series and its subsequent films and now Zoe Saldana is continuing that character’s inspiring journey. During the press conference, Saldana talked about the evolution of Uhura and how her initial breakup with Spock (Zachary Quinto) is a pivotal chapter in the character’s [...]
On episode 28 of CinemAddicts, Anderson Cowan and I review Woody Allen’s Café Society, a feature that marks the third collaboration between Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart (they also worked together on Adventureland and American Ultra). The 1930s set feature, which centers on a Bronx youth’s (Jesse Eisenberg) romance with his uncle’s secretary (Kristen Stewart) [...]
Maya & Marty’s first season comes to a close with tonight’s finale, with Emma Stone, Kelly Ripa, and Steve Martin joining the festivities. The variety program, executive produced by Saturday Night Live head Lorne Michaels, features Maya Rudolph and Martin Short mixing in sketches, musical numbers and outrageous [...]