Claustrophobic thrillers such as Wait Until Dark and Repulsion feature actresses at the top of their game, and Short Term 12 star Brie Larson may have found such a gem with Room. Premiering at the Toronto Film Festival, Room centers on 5-year-old Jack (Jacob Temblay) and his loving mom (Larson) who have been confined in [...]
Set for release next month, the animated version of KAHLIL GIBRAN’S THE PROPHET is a brilliantly conceived collab of ten amazing directors bound together in recreating the poetry and inspiration of GIBRAN’s classic masterpiece. Employing the distinct animation styles of each director, the film manages to distill 26 different philosophies to nine and still maintain [...]
Marielle Heller makes her directorial debut in The Diary of a Teenage Girl, a 1970s, set coming of age drama that features a star turn from relative newcomer Bel Powley. Based on Phoebe Gloeckner’s novel of the same name, the story is centers on Minnie Goetze (Powley) a teen who falls in lust and love [...]
Tom Cruise reprises his role as Ethan Hunt in Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, which is the fifth installment of the series. The picture re-teams Cruise with Jack Reacher director Christopher McQuarrie.
The Mission: Impossible films have been one of the most successful franchises of the last several decades, earning over $2 billion at the [...]
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 trailer is now upon us, and since the first two films have amassed over $2.2 million internationally, is a trailer even needed? Coming out November 20 and directed by Francis Lawrence, the feature should break its share of records as the concluding chapter of the franchise.
With Panem [...]
Mexico City and Rome are the backdrops for the latest James Bond (Daniel Craig) feature Spectre, and this time out he reunites with Mr. White (Jesper Christensen), the deadly Quantum operative who, considering Bond’s latest adversary Franz Oberhauser (Oscar winner Christoph Waltz), may be a pawn in a much bigger game.
Quantum, as the latest trailer [...]
Guillermo del Toro is one of more diverse filmmakers we have today, as his stories combine fantastical elements and oftentimes heart-wrenching drama. Whether he’s playing with a big budget canvas like Pacific Rim or exploring a child’s surreal journey with Pan’s Labyrinth, del Toro always brings a human element to the proceedings.
The filmmaker’s latest venture, [...]
Last week’s San Diego Comic Con International was, by any measure, a resounding success with more than 150,000 fans from all over the world coming together to get a peek at what’s coming up in the worlds of movies, television, comics and games.
A self-described nerd and long-time Comic Con veteran, former Harry Potter star [...]
Jake Gyllenhaal gave a standout performance last year in Nightcrawler, and to get into the skin of a sociopathic opportunist, he lost weight for the role. That gaunt look has completely transformed into a ripped physique for the boxing film Southpaw.
Billy Hope (Gyllenhaal) is a pugilist who finds himself on the ropes after his [...]
On this day in show biz: The birthday of iconic actress and gay BFF NATALIE WOOD. She willingly served as a ‘beard’ for Tab Hunter, Rock Hudson and hired Matt Crowley (The Boys In The Band) as her PA during the tough times.
Academy Award-winning director PETER BOGDANOVICH talked to us in 2002 about the charisma [...]