Back in August, Toni Basil—the accomplished choreographer who is still best known for her 1981 hit “Mickey”—filed a massive lawsuit against Disney, Viacom, the people behind South Park, and clothing retail chain Forever 21 for unauthorized use of her song. Basil believed that a company called Razor And Tie Direct had…Read more...
Mudbound recently nabbed four Oscar nominations, but director Dee Rees isn’t waiting for the ceremony in two weeks before she starts planning her next project. According to Variety, Rees is set to adapt Joan Didion’s 1996 political thriller The Last Thing He Wanted, with Anne Hathaway currently in talks to star. As …Read more...
Over the decades, Barbie has proven herself to be absurdly competent at nearly every career she pursues, whether it’s video game development or directing A Wrinkle In Time, but all of her various jobs have actually just been preparing Barbie for her greatest challenge yet: surviving on a dangerous island full of…Read more...
A comic book film with something to say may bother some people, but Marvel's Black Panther is -- and always has been -- political. The post Yes, Black Panther Is Political — and That’s Exactly As It Should Be appeared first on CBR.
Hollywood Palms Cinemas has 'apologized' to online trolls who bashed its promotion of Black Panther and the fictional country of Wakanda. The post Theater ‘Apologizes’ for Not Realizing Wakanda is a Fictional Country appeared first on CBR.
The Gateway is a 2018 sci-fi thriller about a particle physicist grieving over the loss of her husband who travels to a parallel world to find him again, with dire consequences for her family. The post The Gateway Review appeared first on ThatMomentIn.
Much of the world only knows Shane Stant, the man that swung the baton that struck Nancy Kerrigan in 1994, as a villain. My Hero’s Shadow is his story. A flip side to I, Tonya, My Hero’s Shadow tells the story of the event that would change figure skating forever from a different perspective. The post ‘My Hero’s Shadow’ Trailer: ‘I, Tonya’ From Another Persp […]
Christmas is a time for the familiar. For turkey and Criterion Collection films as presents. It’s also a time for reflection and seasonal viewings of When Harry Met Sally… and One Fine Day. Two films I’ve watched over and over and … Continue reading →
Happy February! YES, January is over!!! (I hate January). And since movies cheer me up, I watched quite a few during the darkest & dreariest month of the year. Here’s what I watched… MOVIES THIS MONTH MOVIES REVIEWED THIS MONTH (ranked best to worst): • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri – My Rating: 8/10 • … Continue reading →
Happy 88th Birthday To Gene Hackman! I didn’t even realize it was Hackman’s birthday when I decided to review this today as my first Blind Spot movie of 2018. What are the odds?! (Umm… 1 in 365, I guess???). Anyway! Happy Birthday, Mr. Hackman! Here are my thoughts on finally seeing The French Connection for … Continue reading →
BBC Studios has scored another tranche of non-BBC commissions, this time securing three non-scripted projects with Viacom's UK broadcaster Channel 5. It follows its first non-BBC commission, a major wildlife documentary series, The Red List, for U.S. cable network Discovery. The independent production division is making Chocolate Dreams: Inside Hotel Ch […]
Documentaries about pop stars including M.I.A and British singer songwriter Ed Sheeran, as well as more esoteric indie artists such as The Go Betweens and The Slits, have been drumming up interest in the rock doc genre in Berlin. Buyers and sellers have told Deadline that there's growing interest in the genre following the success of films such as Asif […]
Game of Thrones exec producer Frank Doelger will run Intaglio Films, a new German TV production company designed to produce English-language drama for the international market. The company is a joint venture between Babylon Berlin producer Beta Film and ZDF Enterprises, the commercial arm of the German public broadcaster. It will develop, finance and produce […]
An ancient city plagued by a twisted epidemic - where horrific beasts stalk the shadows… Titan Comics' Bloodborne #1 by Ales Kot & Piotr Kowalski. The post EXCLUSIVE: Bloodborne #1 appeared first on CBR.
Fergie has to contend with an unruly ghost sidekick and some weird new “abilities.” IDW's Punks Not Dead #1 by David Barnett & Martin Simmonds. The post EXCLUSIVE: Punks Not Dead #1 appeared first on CBR.
This review looks at a film that turns 20 this year.This year is the 20th anniversary of Gary Ross’s 1998 fantasy/comedy/drama Pleasantville, so what better time to revisit this classic film?Our story begins with shy teenager David (Tobey Maguire) and what seems to be his awkward attempt to ask a girl out. We later realize that the girl in question is lookin […]
I recently had a nice chat with Adam Marcus, who is known to horror fans as the director of the ninth Friday the 13th movie, Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday(which celebrates its silver anniversary this year).As Friday the 13th fans will note, this year marks the 25th anniversary of Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday. This was the ninth entry in the ho […]
Starring: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael Garcia Bernal, Benjamin Bratt Director: Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina Miguel is a little boy who dreams of being a musician. But because on of his ancestors ran away and abandoned the family, music is banned, and Miguel is on track to join the families shoe-making business. On the night of Dia… Continue reading Coco (2017)
Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Faye Dunaway, Chief Dan George Director: Arthur Penn Dustin Hoffman stars as Jack Crabb, in this darkly comedic film that skewers American Western narratives. He’s Little Big Man, a man claiming to be 111 years old, telling his tall tale to a judgemental journalist. In it, he tells the story of being… Continue reading Classic Movie […]
Hello my lovely readers 🙂 How’s everything going? Today I want to share with you the second part of the recent pieces of clothing that I’ve bought on sales. All of this pieces are really affordable, just in case you want to buy them. I’ve taken pictures with all the pieces, because I don’t like clothing hauls where I […]
Hello my lovely readers 🙂 How’s everything going? Today I want to share with you a really easy DIY that looks really cute at the same time. This season flower embroidered hoodies are really in, so instead of buying a new one I decided recycling an old one. I love giving a new life to […]
Put that Amazon Prime subscription to use and learn a thing or two with this list of the streaming service's best documentaries facebook twitter google+ tumblr The Lists Culture Alec Bojalad Amazon Prime Feb 18, 2018 Documentaries Streaming Guide Editor's Note: This post is updated monthly. Bookmark this page and come back every month to see what o […]
Amazon Prime has a diverse collection of sci-fi fare to meet your geek needs. Here are the Best Sci-Fi Movies on Amazon facebook twitter google+ tumblr The Lists Alec Bojalad Amazon Prime Feb 18, 2018 Sci-Fi science fiction Streaming Guide Editor's Note: This post is updated monthly. Bookmark this page and come back every month to see what other excelle […]
Ninety-one years ago today--10 Jan., 1927--Fritz Lang's magnificent sci-fi fantasy METROPOLIS first hit the screen in Germany. This is the kind of movie the phrase "visionary masterpiece" was coined to describe, a gloriously weird epic of the future as seen from the late Weimar era wherein the working class robotically toils away on machines b […]
Born today, 30 Dec., in 1945, Lloyd Kaufman, producer, writer, director, the co-founder of Troma Entertainment and one of the magnificent bastards responsible for, among so many other off-the-wall classics, the Toxic Avenger movies, POULTRYGEIST: NIGHT OF THE CHICKEN DEAD, TERROR FIRMER, TROMA'S WAR and TROMEO & JULIET. Highbrow snobs may scoff at L […]
If a man deserved a woman like you, That man would not be me. I’m so much less than extraordinary, And that’s how your man should be. You outclass me in every single way – Those conceivable, and those that are not. If people could see the two of us, They’d be shocked by who […]
“You could do better”, I tell you quite often. I should just stop so, Your resolve won’t soften. You tell me you love me – The most glorious sound – And I feel like a king Who’s been recently crowned. The way that you love me – No one’s done it better. You’ve […]
The Shape of Water (2017) “Words lie, but looks don’t…When you fall in love, you fall in love, absolutely, all at once, all-in. It’s a miracle” (Guillermo del Toro). “Unable to perceive the shape of You, I find You all around me. Your presence fills my eyes with Your love, It humbles my heart, […]
**SPOILER ALERT FOR THE FILM “THE SHAPE OF WATER”** A number of newspapers and news sources (such as IndieWire, DailyMail) reported that French director Jean-Pierre Jeunet accused Guillermo del Toro of copying one of his scenes from his movie “Delicatessen” (1991) for del Toro’s latest film “The Shape of Water“. Moreover, Jeunet accused del Toro of […] […]
February 17 through April 15, 2018, guests visiting SeaWorld Orlando can take part in the returning Seven Seas Food Festival. The festival, in its sophomore year at the park, is designed to offer guests an expanded selection of unique tastes. Touting over 180 items, including specialty food, brews, wine, and spirits, the food festival is […] The post Previe […]
Like many in the traveling public, I fall into the category of the obese. Despite the label, I’m a very healthy guy (per my family’s doctor) who absolutely loves the Orlando theme parks, including Universal Orlando Resort. Unfortunately, not all attractions are equally accessible to all body types. If you consider yourself a larger person, […] The post Unive […]
During Toy Fair 2018, Hasbro launched their new HASLAB platform to create dream products for fans through the help of crowdfunding. The first item announced as part of the new platform is the biggest “Star Wars” vehicle Hasbro and Kenner have ever produced: Jabba’s Sail Barge from “Return of the Jedi.” Measuring around 4 feet long, […] The post Crowdfunded “ […]
When Central Florida’s Lake Buena Vista Shopping Village first opened in March of 1975 it was a small, sleepy shopping and dining complex at the end of Hotel Plaza Boulevard (near the corner of State Road 535 and Interstate 4). Originally the area was supposed to be a shopping mall. Eventually (2016) this small corner […] The post Most Missed Magic: 12 extin […]
Happy weekend! We hope you’re having a wonderful weekend, now it’s time to kick back, relax, and catch up on another week of Disney food news! The FULL MENUS for Epcot’s upcoming FLOWER AND GARDEN FESTIVAL are out! And we’ve got them here — plus a TON of photos of returning food items to the [...]Disney Food Blog Fans, be sure to check out our DFB Disney Wor […]
Get ready to welcome the Paint the Night Parade back to Disneyland Resort when it makes its Disney California Adventure debut in April! Find out about special dining and dessert packages that offer reserved viewing areas to see the parade!Disney Food Blog Fans, be sure to check out our DFB Disney World Dining Guide e-Books! Find great deals at DFBStore.com! […]
For a year now I have been a proud contributing writer to Film Inquiry, an online film magazine with writers all over the world. This article was compiled by Stephanie Archer, and written by many writers including myself. It was first published in February 2017. Everyone has their favorite film, a cherished classic that reigns superior... Read More
Surprise! My review of the best of 2017 managed to only be a whole month late! (Hey, it’s better than 2016’s April release). My problem, admittedly, is once I start writing about the films I love, it’s hard for me to stop. Please enjoy my ‘Best of 2017’ list, and comment below what you think... Read More