In celebration of Star Wars Day, the latest trailer for LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens reveals six new adventures that will be featured in the game. Recently announced levels in the title including “Rathtar Hunting,” which has Han Solo and Chewbacca attempting to capture the dangerous Rathtars and a Poe Dameron mission to [...]
This week’s episode of CinemAddicts has us reviewing The Family Fang, a comedy which marks Jason Bateman’s second directing effort. Based on a bestselling novel from Kevin Wilson, the movie centers on siblings Annie and Baxter Fang (Nicole Kidman, Bateman) whose eccentric parents (Christopher Walken, Maryann Plunkett) have devoted their lives to performance art. When [...]
There are obviously various elements that make an acting performance believable. The week to week schedule of television leads to the continuous growth of such shows as Chicago Med, and though a great deal of love should be shown to prodigious TV icon Dick Wolf and a solid writing staff, credit should [...]
Director Jeremy Saulnier, whose 2013 feature Blue Ruin was met with a healthy share of acclaim, returns with Green Room, a picture which he describes as a “siege thriller.”
The story centers on The Ain’t Rights (Anton Yelchin, Alia Shawkat, Joe Cole, Callum Turner), a struggling punk band that perform at an Oregon [...]
It’s the same old story this weekend as The Jungle Book’s $42 4 million weekend easily bested all comers. Newcomers Keanu and Mother’s Day also performed below expectations, with Ratchet & Clank receiving the lowest marks with a DOA type of weekend. Here’s the top 10:
1. The Jungle Book - $42.4 million with a [...]
The TCM Classic Film Festival, a haven for movie buffs from all over the world, has set up shop in Hollywood through May 1st, and stars such as Gina Lollobrigida, Elliott Gould, Stacy Keach, and Faye Dunaway are all taking part in the celebration.
Along with the fest, a big focus of TCM is [...]
Meryl Streep has proven with Into The Woods and Ricki and the Flash that she can easily carry a tune, but in her new film Florence Foster Jenkins she’s singing a different tune. The film, directed by Stephen Frears (The Program, The Grifters), is the true story of the titular protagonist, a New York socialite [...]
Released this week on Blu-Ray and DVD, Jane Got A Gun (R, 98 minutes) is a Western set in 1871, as mother Jane Hammond (Natalie Portman) is trying to raise a family with her loyal husband Bill (Noah Emmerich).
Unfortunately Bill is saddled with an outlaw past that comes back to haunt him, as he returns [...]
Greta Gerwig stars in writer/director Rebecca Miller’s Maggie’s Plan, a New York set comedy that is a welcome change of pace from her previous work (The Private Lives of Pippa Lee, The Ballad of Jack and Rose). Though Miller’s dramas are arresting in their own right, it’s wonderful to see Miller bring a lighter touch [...]
Jason Sudeikis (Race, Mother’s Day) and Rebecca Hall (Iron Man 3, The Gift) are talented actors who’ve covered a multitude of genries, and now with Tumbledown the pair try their hand with a Maine set comedy/drama.
Hannah (Rebecca Hall) continues to struggle over the passing of husband Hunter Miles, a gone too soon singer/songwriter whose [...]