Dig Two Graves begins on the darkest nights of a backwoods area of a small town, as two lawmen (Ted Levine, Danny Goldring) throw a couple of covered corpses off a cliff and into the unforgiving waters.
Moments later writer/director Hunter Adams takes us to that area, some thirty years later, as 13-year-old Jake Mather [...]
Although it was projected to be a smash, Beauty and the Beast’s $170 million weekend take was a record breaking one for the month of March. With such a huge opening, the picture should easily be one of this year’s biggest money makers. Coming in a distant second was Kong: Skull Island with a solid [...]
Director/writer Richard Kelly’s revered tale Donnie Darko is celebrating its 15th anniversary in full cinematic bloom thanks to Arrow Films, as a 4K restoration of the film premieres March 30 at the Vista in Los Angeles. The picture, headlined by Jake Gyllenhaal, officially opens the following day at the Cinefamily in Los [...]
The Space Between Us, a blend of science fiction and coming of age drama, hits Blu-ray May 16 via Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.
The story centers on Gardner Elliot (Asa Butterfield), a 16-year-old who is the first human born on Mars. [...]
Though Emma Watson’s singing is front and center behind Beauty and the Beast, Dan Stevens (Downton Abbey) had an equally challenging journey for his respective role as the beast. Describing his outfit as a “muscle suit with stilts,” Stevens had created a back story in which the cursed prince was a dancer.
A big part [...]
If you’re a fan of Bill Paxton’s work in such hard-boiled narratives like One False Move and A Simple Plan, then Mean Dreams is right up your alley.
Paxton plays Wayne Caraway, a corrupt police officer who understandably wants his business dealings to remain top secret. When his Casey (Sophie Nélisse) gets involved with her [...]
In the near future set Atomica, Sarah Habel (Riverdale) is Abby Dixon, a principled safety inspector who travels to a nuclear plant power plant that has somehow gone off the grid. A loner and workaholic at heart, Abby is the type of person who’ll do the job while everyone’s safe at home resting. Although that’s [...]
The sci-fi thriller Life centers on a several scientists (Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds, Hiroyuki Sanada) who are tasked with retrieving a life form that is coming from Mars. Although the Red Planet discovery is life changing, expectations should be tempered, and it’s a pragmatism that’s engendered by Miranda North (Ferguson).
“(Miranda) represents [...]
The Phantasm Collection, one of this year’s most anticipated box sets, streets April 11, and Well Go USA Entertainment is offering up new bonus material to add to the 6-disc set. Additional home footage, culled from the films, as well as a tribute to late actor Angus Scrimm (aka The Tall Man), have been [...]
Graphic artist and scribe Daniel Clowes take on the universal tragedy and eccentricities of humanity was best captured years ago in the Terry Zwigoff directed Ghost World, and now Woody Harrelson steps into that universe as the titular character in Wilson.
An oftentimes cranky middle-aged man, Wilson’s (Harrelson) circle is very small now [...]