Music legend Sergio Mendes continues his collaboration with composer John Powell with the Rio 2 soundtrack. During a reent interview, the musician talked about working with Carlinhos Brown and Powell to create the Rio 2 tune “Batacuda Familia.”
“The idea was to have a celebration of the family getting together again,” said Mendes about the song, [...]
In theaters and On Demand April 25, Blue Ruin centers on Dwight Evans (Macon Blair), an outsider who remains haunted by the murder of his parents. Upon the killer’s release from prison, Evans steps out from the shadows and drives down a bloody road of vengeance. Tautly directed and refreshingly unforgiving in tone, Blue [...]
There are many takeaways from Joe, a drama that centers on an ex-convict’s (Nicolas Cage) friendship with a hard working yet troubled teenager (Tye Sheridan). Along with first rate performances. the feature is one of filmmaker’s David Gordon Green’s most stirring efforts, as the narrative, which is based on the Larry Brown novel, contains the [...]
When he first signed on to the Captain America franchise, Chris Evans was worried about the lack of anonymity that it would bring him. He played the Human Torch for the two Fantastic Four films, but playing one of Marvel’s most popular heroes was a huge step in his career. It’s a move that, [...]
Throughout Kevin Costner’s long film career, he has made some iconic sports films such as Field of Dreams, Bull Durham and Tin Cup. Those films were loved by audiences and critics alike. Throughout the years, rumors have persisted that sequels were possibly in the works for one or more of those films. We spoke [...]
Alfred Hitchcock, cinema’s premiere visualist, weaved his narratives in seductive, and oftentimes grand, cinematic fashion. These masterworks were accomplished by, in his own words, “a success of shots and bits of film in between.” Director Gareth Evans is a disciple of this methodology, and The Raid 2 is an unabashedly visceral and [...]
Academy Award winner Russell Crowe stars in the new epic film, Noah. The film is directed and written by Darren Aronofsky. Many stars would be hesitant to star in what is considered to be a religious story. Crowe was at first not sure that he was interested in starring in the film, but [...]
We are giving away Two (2) DVDs of Flu, a viral outbreak thriller that is directed by Kim Sung-soo (Beat, Scream City) and starring Jang Hyuk (The Client), Su Ae (Sunny, A Family), Yoo Hae-jin (Musa The Warrior, King and the Clown) and Park Min-ha.
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With Bad Words as his feature film directing debut, Jason Bateman also undertook the huge task of acting in the movie. This creative step ensured Bateman, even though he had the huge help of cinematographer Ken Seng, did double duty on the production - and it wasn’t easy.
The narrative [...]
The biggest takeaway from 300: Rise of an Empire is that although it stays faithful to director Zack Snyder and Frank Miller’s original vision, it’s not a slavish continuation of the franchise. King Leonidas’ (Gerard Butler) and his Spartans are dead at the hands of golden god Persian king Xerxes (Rodrigo Santiago), and now all [...]