The LEGO Batman Movie was the #1 movie over the four day weekend with a $42.5 million take. Coming in a distant second was the critically reviled romantic drama Fifty Shades Darker which made $23.2 million. Unfortunately, Matt Damon’s adventure epic The Great Wall had a sup-par opening, as it managed a dismal $21.6 [...]
Directed and penned by Jordan Peele, Get Out centers on Chris (Daniel Kaluuya), an African American man travels with his girlfriend Rose (Allison Williams) to meet her parents (Catherine Keener, Bradley Whitford).
Rose’s parents, as well as the people who live in the community, may seem welcoming upon first impression, [...]
Oscar winning actress Brie Larson lands her biggest role to date with the big budget epic Kong: Skull Island, a movie that’s directed by The Kings of Summer filmmaker Jordan Vogt-Roberts. To effectively capture the film’s visual scope, the production traveled to three continents in over six months, shooting in Oahu, Australia’s [...]
Live by Night, director/actor Ben Affleck’s gangster epic which reunites him with novelist Dennis Lehane (Gone Baby Gone), hits Blu-ray on March 21.
The narrative centers on Joe Coughlin (Affleck), a World War I vet who makes his money robbing banks. After his relationship with a gangster’s moll (Sienna Miller) ends in tragedy, [...]
Dane DeHaan (Chronicle, Lawless) has his meatiest role to date in the 146-minute thriller A Cure for Wellness. Directed by Gore Verbinski (Rango, The Lone Ranger), the story centers on Lockhart (DeHaan), an unscrupulous executive who’s tasked with finding his company’s missing CEO. What starts out as a seemingly innocuous trip [...]
Moana co-director Ron Clements and producer Osnat Shurer talked to press members yesterday about the upcoming Blu-ray (March 7) and Digital HD (February 21) release of the film. The evocative and informative special feature “Voice of the Islands,” which detailed how the Polynesian culture served as the heart and soul of the film, was screened [...]
On this week’s episode of CinemAddicts, we cover director Gore Verbinski’s (Rango, The Lone Ranger) latest effort A Cure for Wellness and the horror anthology XX.
In A Cure for Wellness, Dane DeHaan is an ambitious executive named Lockhart who’s sent to the Swiss Alps to retrieve the company’s missing CEO. Upon entering the wellness center, [...]
Charlie Day and It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia director Richie Keen continue their collaboration with Fist Fight, a comedy centering on a straight-laced English teacher (Day) who gets into an altercation with the school’s toughest instructor (Ice Cube).
Though the film is a comedy whose laughter centers on the impending brawl between Day and Cube, [...]
Based on the New York Times bestselling book, The Shack centers on Mack Phillips (Sam Worthington), a man who’s struggling with his faith. After receiving a mysterious letter that leads him to an abandoned shack in the Oregon wilderness, Mack goes on a life changing journey spurred on by three strangers.
Though the movie [...]
Dan Stevens, who can currently be seen in FX’s ambitiously surreal Legion, has another interesting project just around the corner. In The Ticket, the Downton Abbey vet plays James, a blind man who inexplicably regains his vision.
Instead of deepening his faith [...]