Director Michael Bay has devoted much of his creative energies to the Transformers franchise, and it’s easy to forget that it was the buddy cop film Bad Boys which actually put him on the map. With his new film Pain & Gain, Bay is back to mixing up male bonding with eye catching explosions, [...]
Although Zack Snyder has wowed audiences with his visual prowess (Watchmen, 300, Sucker Punch), the jury is out on whether he can deliver an emotionally charged and thematically inspired narrative. Watchmen had all the ingredients to reach those stratospheric heights, but Snyder, though devotedly loyal to the graphic novel’s dense material, didn’t completely pull [...]
While not likely to be nominated for an Oscar or Critics’ Choice Award, our pick this awards season for “Best Movie Title” goes to the upcoming teen horror release BAD KIDS GO TO HELL. In what appears to be a twisted homage to the JOHN HUGHES classic THE BREAKFAST CLUB, this dark [...]
Airing tonight on Lifetime, the highly anticipated Hollywood biopic LIZ AND DICK chronicles the infamous relationship between iconic film legend ELIZABETH TAYLOR and Welsh actor RICHARD BURTON. Highlighting their torrid (and hugely publicized) adulterous affair during the filming of CLEOPATRA, two alcohol-fueled marriages and final heartbreaking divorce, the film stars LINDSAY [...]
Although not due in theaters until next Summer, the folk in Universal’s crack marketing team have surprised everyone with a clever teaser for DESPICABLE ME 2 that takes advantage of today’s holiday. Enjoy!
DESPICABLE ME 2 opens in theaters 7/3/13
Arriving in theaters early next year, THE LAST STAND is a power-packed action/adventure centered on an emotionally damaged border-town sheriff, his largely inexperienced staff and their sudden set-to with an escaped killer, a hostage situation, a drug cartel and assorted gang members. Directed by JEE-WOON KIM from a story by ANDREW [...]
Arriving in theaters next month, LES MISERABLES is the big-screen adaptation of the long-running Broadway musical inspired by the classic novel by VICTOR HUGO. Hugely popular, the show has run (in one incarnation or another) for over 30 years and won countless awards.
Already the subject of considerable “Oscar buzz”, the film is [...]
Two of Keira Knightley’s most inspired work comes from her collaboration with director Joe Wright in the features Pride & Prejudice and Atonement. She reunites with Mr. Wright in the latest retelling of Leo Tolstoy’s classic love story Anna Karenina.
The 1870s Russia set narrative revolves around Anna Karenina (Knightley), a woman in high [...]
Brad Pitt may have a huge hit on his hands with the highly anticipated World War Z, since its trailer is a definite attention grabber.
Framing a worldwide catastrophe and watching it unfold through the eyes of a family is nothing new - Steven Spielberg used the same device, in effective fashion, [...]
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2, opening nationwide November 16th, isn’t just the story of Bella Swan’s (Kristen Stewart) transition to adulthood and immortality. The narrative also touches on Jacob’s (Taylor Lautner) own transition from his deep love for Bella to his newfound bound with her and Edward’s (Robert Pattinson) daughter Renesme [...]