With Deadpool around the corner, the red suit wearing “merc with the mouth” (Ryan Reynolds) is understandably getting most of the Marvel attention. The Super Bowl TV spot for Captain America: Civil War is giving Deadpool a run for its money, as pitting superheroes against each other, with both sides believing they are supporting the [...]
Helen Mirren teams with director Gavin Hood (Ender’s Game) in Eye in the Sky, a top notch thriller about a military officer (Mirren) who’s tasked with capturing terrorists in Kenya. The operation is a joint collaboration with UK and American forces, with Colonel Katherine Powell (Helen Mirren) and American pilot Steve Watts (Aaron Paul) [...]
With superhero and animated franchises serving as the king of the cinematic kingdom, big budget thrillers have gone the way of the dodo bird, and one would assume an Al Pacino and Anthony Hopkins thriller would have had a much bigger release in the 1990s.
But living in the past can be a bad thing, [...]
George Clooney reunites with directors Joel and Ethan Coen for the Hail, Caesar!, a comedy which features him as an A-list star who’s been kidnapped during production of a studio’s latest swords and sandals epic. Josh Brolin is Eddie Mannix, the studio fixer tasked with finding the missing star.
In The Heart Of The Sea, an adventure which reunites Rush director Ron Howard with Chris Hemsworth, hits Blu-ray and DVD March 8 via Warner Bros. Home Entertainment.
Set in 1820, the narrative centers on a whale’s attack on the Essex, a New England whaling ship that’s being led by [...]
Whether it’s Auguste and Louis Lumière or Joel and Ethan Coen, brothers making an impact on cinema isn’t anything new. At the top of this list is Paolo and Vittorio Taviani, filmmakers whose careers date back to the 1950s. Thanks to Cohen Media Group, three of [...]
Episode Four of CinemAddicts, a podcast that’s a joint collaboration with Hollywood Outbreak and Cold Cockle Productions, is now available for download on iTunes. This week we review The Finest Hours, an epic action adventure that’s headlined by Chris Pine and Casey Affleck. Based on a true story, The Finest Hours had its share [...]
Whether you’re an Android or an iOS gamer, it’s hard to escape the monumental impact of the Angry Birds franchise. With its touch, tap, and slide control mechanics, coupled with addicting gameplay, Angry Birds is seemingly here to stay in the video game world.
Sony Pictures Entertainment believes The Angry Birds Movie [...]
Now out on Blu-ray and DVD, the Oscar nominated documentary The Look of Silence serves as director Joshua Oppenheimer’s companion piece to The Act of Killing. While both films spotlight the harrowing effects of the 1965 genocide, The Look of Silence takes on the vantage point of Adi, an optometrist whose brother was among the [...]
The Finest Hours is based on the true story of how Coast Guard Captain Bernie Webber (Chris Pine) and three other men rescued the crew of the SS Pendleton, an oil tanker that was bound for Boston. The feature, which is based on the nonfiction book The Finest Hours: The True Story of the U.S. [...]