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 [...]
The FOX series Lucifer has been a pleasant surprise for the network. The series centers on the the titular character, an evil man who’s tired of life in hell and decides to temporarily move to the morally compromised city of Los Angeles. Instead of collecting souls for his kingdom, Lucifer spends his days helping the [...]
A Hologram for the King features Tom Hanks as Alan Clay, an American businessman sent to Saudi Arabia to close a huge business deal that could conceivably change his life.
Alan, whose passion for his job has waned over the years thanks to age and his understandable inability to shake a past tragedy, must sell this [...]
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Norwegian filmmaker Joachim Trier makes his English language debut with Louder Than Bombs, a family drama that centers on grief and the exacting toll it takes to pursue one’s passions. Isabelle Reed (Isabelle Huppert) was a celebrated [...]
The Confirmation centers on Walt (Clive Owen), a carpenter who takes care of his kindhearted eight-year-old son Anthony (Jaeden Lieberher) while his ex-wife (Maria Bello) and her new husband (Matthew Modine) go out of town.
Walt’s relationship with Anthony isn’t exactly a solid one, but during their weekend misadventures in finding Walt’s stolen toolbox, the [...]
Directed by Gavin Hood (Ender’s Game, X-Men Origins: Wolverine), Eye in the Sky centers on a top secret drone operation that is aimed at stopping terrorists in Kenya. Though Colonel Katherine Powell (Helen Mirren) is in command of the UK led mission, American pilot Steve Watts (Aaron Paul) literally has his finger on the button [...]
Bryce Dallas Howard, last seen in the box office hit Jurassic World, headlines the highly anticipated family film Pete’s Dragon. A reimagining of the Disney classic, the storyline centers on Pete (Oakes Fegley), a 10-year-old who claims he lives in the forest with a green dragon named Elliott. Although Pete’s claims are too fantastical to [...]
Airing Monday evenings on SyFy, The Magicians centers on Quentin Coldwater (Jason Ralph), a grad student who joins Brakebills University for Magical Pedagogy to cultivate his magic skills. Co-starring Stella Maeve, Arjun Gupta, and Olivia Taylor Dudley, The Magicians is based on Lev Grossman’s bestselling fantasy trilogy.
For Ralph, The Magicians offers more than just [...]
Season four of the critically acclaimed A&E Network series Bates Motel returns March 7, as the inextricable bond between Norma Bates (Vera Farmiga) and her son Norman (Freddie Highmore) is explored for another ten episodes.
Along with paying homage to the twist driven dynamic and scares that infused Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho, Bates Motel has also carved [...]
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 [...]