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Review: We Summon the Darkness
Fri, 10 Apr 2020 14:00:00 EDT
PLOT: Three girls (Alexandra Daddario, Maddie Hasson & Amy Forsyth) meet up with three guys (Logan Miller, Austin Swift & Keean Johnson) at a heavy metal concert and invite them back to their place to party - only for the night to quickly take a deadly turn. REVIEW: A few weeks ago, I gave a positive review to Marc Myers’ HUMAN CAPITAL, a high-pedigree… Read More...

Jumanji fans recreate the original board game with next level detail
Fri, 10 Apr 2020 13:56:00 EDT
The original JUMANJI, starring the late Robin Williams as Alan Parrish, an OG victim of the enchanted board game's twisted teleportation into a dangerous jungle, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. And so, as a way of celebrating the 1995 Joe Johnston-directed classic, a group of die hard fans have fashioned a replica of the original board game! Good for them, right? Well,… Read More...

Fede Alvarez to helm timely zombie pandemic thriller 16 States
Fri, 10 Apr 2020 12:40:00 EDT
Welp, there's timely, and then there's Fede Alvarez' new project for Lionsgate, titled 16 STATES. Lionsgate recently won the John Requa and Glenn Ficarra-scripted venture via a competitive auction, which has Alvarez on board to direct. We hear that the story introduces a zombie-centric pandemic, with a mother trying to reach her family at the center… Read More...

Review: Trolls World Tour
Fri, 10 Apr 2020 12:07:00 EDT
PLOT: When Poppy and Branch discover that there are different types of Trolls living in the world, they go on a mission to unite them with their love of music. Unfortunately for them, the rocker Trolls don't want to share their music. Instead, they want to take over and make all living Trolls slaves to Heavy Metal! ROCK n TROLL! REVIEW: When the big screen adventures of TROLLS… Read More...

Taika Waititi teases “over the top” Thor: Love And Thunder script
Fri, 10 Apr 2020 11:47:00 EDT
Live-streaming has become a part of COVID-19 daily lives between Zoom meetings, Skype & Instagram but many people in the industry are using it to bring fans together while also dropping some news about upcoming projects. Taika Waititi took to Instagram for a live watch party for THOR: RAGNAROK and while there was a lot of love for that game changing Marvel film, there… Read More...

The Best Movie You Never Saw: No Way Out
Fri, 10 Apr 2020 11:01:00 EDT
Welcome to The Best Movie You NEVER Saw, a column dedicated to examining films that have flown under the radar or gained traction throughout the years, earning them a place as a cult classic or underrated gem that was either before it’s time and/or has aged like a fine wine. This week we’ll be looking at NO WAY OUT! THE STORY: A Naval attache (Kevin Costner) working at the State Department has a torrid… Read More...

WTF Happened to Mike Myers?
Fri, 10 Apr 2020 11:00:00 EDT
In our latest WTF series, we take a look at some of our favorite stars and filmmakers who have seemingly disappeared or altered their careers over the years to the point that begs the question; WTF happened? Now, before you think we're just picking on celebrities or running some gossip rag stuff, think again! We take a fun (and sometimes funny), researched and fair approach, looking at all angles that led our subject to wherever they are now (which isn't necessarily a bad place at… Read More...

James Gunn says The Suicide Squad on schedule despite COVID-19 delays
Fri, 10 Apr 2020 10:43:00 EDT
Hollywood productions have gone completely dark for close to a month due to the COVID-19 pandemic which means future release dates could be in question depending on how much longer this all goes on. THE BATMAN and THE MATRIX 4 are just two examples that were shuttered in the middle of production that have 2021 release dates that could be altered. Another high-profile release… Read More...

Universal Studios' parks extend closures through May
Fri, 10 Apr 2020 09:32:00 EDT
Universal Studios Orlando resort and Hollywood theme park has been closed since March 14 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and while they originally announced they would be closed until the end of March, that time has come and gone with the park remaining shuttered & they will continue to be that way throughout May. Universal released a statement saying that the parks will remain closed… Read More...

Top 10 true crime docs to stream if you liked Tiger King
Fri, 10 Apr 2020 08:31:00 EDT
The one thing blowing up your social media feeds, besides the coronavirus, is likey Netflix's true-crime documentary miniseries Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem, and Madness. It's hard to think of a time when Joe Exotic wasn't part of the social consciousness because out of nowhere this very eccentric character, along with a cavalcade of supporting players, has broken through pop… Read More...

Check out the alternate version of Black Widow's death in Avengers: Endgame
Thu, 09 Apr 2020 20:10:00 EDT
As with most massive blockbusters, there are plenty of deleted or alternate moments from AVENGERS: ENDGAME which didn't make the final cut, and one of the major scenes which was reshot was the death of Black Widow (Scarlett Johannson). The theatrical cut found Black Widow sacrificing her life on Vormir in order to retrieve the Soul Stone, but not before tussling with Hawkeye… Read More...

Maika Monroe lets in a monster in new trailer for Quibi's The Stranger
Thu, 09 Apr 2020 18:15:00 EDT
Quibi launched earlier this week, but unfortunately, it doesn't appear as though the short-form streaming service is garnering much attention, even after founder Jeffrey Katzenberg has offered the service for free for 90 days. If you are a fan of what Quibi is doing, then there's plenty more to look forward to, including The Stranger, a psychological thriller series which stars Dane DeHaan (VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS) and Maika Monroe (IT FOLLOWS). The streaming… Read More...

Joel McHale to host eighth episode of Netflix's Tiger King
Thu, 09 Apr 2020 17:35:00 EDT
Tiger King is a true-crime documentary mini-series on Netflix which centers on the small but deeply interconnected society of big cat conservationists, predominately focusing on the escalating feud between Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin. That brief synopsis barely touches upon the craziness found in the seven-episode series, which has quickly become one the most-watched series in Netflix's… Read More...

Matt Reeves on wanting The Batman to deal with emotional stakes
Thu, 09 Apr 2020 16:30:00 EDT
Although Ben Affleck played the role of Batman in BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE, SUICIDE SQUAD, and JUSTICE LEAGUE, we haven't had a true standalone Batman film since 2012's THE DARK KNIGHT RISES. All that is set to change with THE BATMAN, which was in production before the COVID-19 pandemic forced it to shut down. While director Matt Reeves waits to get back… Read More...

SNL to return this weekend with new content including Weekend Update
Thu, 09 Apr 2020 15:46:00 EDT
Live from New York it's ... wait, nope. It's been announced that Saturday Night Live will be returning to the airwaves this weekend, but it won't be delivering the yucks in front of a live studio audience. As you're likely to know, the iconic sketch comedy show has been off the air for a number of weeks due to concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic. In the weeks since… Read More...

TV Review: Quibi's Flipped starring Will Forte and Kaitlin Olson
Thu, 09 Apr 2020 15:36:00 EDT
Plot: Chronically underemployed couple Jann and Cricket Melfi who are self-proclaimed home renovation "experts," are more than confident they are television's next great home design celebrity duo. Review: Home renovation shows have been a staple of cable networks for decades now. Recently, the biggest hit series was Fixer Upper starring Chip and Joanna Gaines.… Read More...

Jesse Eisenberg's directorial debut adds Julianne Moore and more
Thu, 09 Apr 2020 14:39:00 EDT
Fan favorite Lex Luthor and ZOMBIELAND series actor Jesse Eisenberg is preparing to go from being in front of the camera to behind one, as he prepares to make his directorial debut with a new comedic drama titled WHEN YOU FINISH SAVING THE WORLD. In addition to directing, Eisenberg will also write the project, which has Emma Stone producing with SNL writer-director Dave McCary. Set to star in… Read More...

Vin Diesel teases that a script is progressing for The Last Witch Hunter 2
Thu, 09 Apr 2020 13:54:00 EDT
With countless film productions placed on an indefinite hold while we all continue to navigate the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, some creatives are using their mandatory quarantine time to produce some of their best work ever, making sure that when the world returns to normal, they'll be ready with fresh stories to tell. This being the case, D&D enthusiast and Fast saga frontman Vin Diesel… Read More...

The UnPopular Opinion: Hellboy (2019)
Thu, 09 Apr 2020 13:22:00 EDT
THE UNPOPULAR OPINION is an ongoing column featuring different takes on films that either the writer HATED, but that the majority of film fans LOVED, or that the writer LOVED, but that most others LOATHED. We're hoping this column will promote constructive and geek fueled discussion. Enjoy! ****SOME SPOILERS ENSUE**** Everything old is new again. Fifteen years after Ron Perlman and Guillermo Del Toro brought… Read More...

Disney+ has set an April 10 playdate with The Simpsons short film
Thu, 09 Apr 2020 12:48:00 EDT
Disney has announced that everything will be coming up Milhouse ... er, Maggie Simpson, this Friday, when the mouse-eared streaming service brings The Simpsons animated short film "Maggie Simpson in Playdate with Destiny" to the studio's exclusive streamer. As per a special handwritten note from Simpsons creator Matt Groening, the short will stream globally on Disney+ beginning… Read More...


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