May 24, 2017

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RIP Michael Parks

Earlier today, filmmaker Kevin Smith took to social media to announce the passing of actor Michael Parks at the age of 77. Whether you knew Parks from his work with Smith, with Robert Rodriguez, with Quentin Tarantino, or elsewhere, he was never less than a captivating performer. Getting baity parts[...]

Trailer for “Blade Runner 2049” showcases Roger Deakins’ cinematography

I think it’s safe to say that Blade Runner 2049 is up there as one of 2017’s most anticipated films. Outside of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, you could make the case that nothing tops it. Yesterday, a first full Trailer was dropped for the flick, giving us our best[...]

Ridley Scott: His best films to date

Late last week, I got a chance to see Ridley Scott’s latest film, the franchise outing Alien: Covenant. A sequel to Prometheus and prequel to Alien, it is still a few weeks out, but 20th Century Fox is clearly feeling bullish about it. You’ll see what think in detail later[...]

Jason Reitman’s newest collaboration with Diablo Cody gets acquired by Focus Features

A few years ago, filmmaker Jason Reitman could do no wrong. The man who made an impressive debut with Thank You For Smoking had followed it up with the Academy Award winning Juno and then the phenomenal Up in the Air, which for a brief moment was the Oscar frontrunner[...]

“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” is another wisecracking hit for Disney and Marvel

Marvel is a machine. Partnered up with Disney, the company has made their Cinematic Universe the biggest franchise attraction in the land. Not only is the Marvel Cinematic Universe (or MCU) the peak of connectivity among properties, but they’re always turning out quality products in the process. This week, the[...]

“The Big Sick” reveals a Trailer with a diagnosis for emotion and laughter

Yesterday, a First Trailer was released for The Big Sick, one of the most well regarded films to come out of the Sundance Film Festival this year. This romantic dramedy is the latest to emerge from Park City as a combination potential crowd pleasing success story as well as possible[...]

Ben Affleck and Casey Affleck could be sharing the screen in J.C. Candor’s “Triple Frontier”

Movies stuck in development hell fascinate me. I’ve read all of the books published on the most famous cases, keep tabs on current ones, and always enjoy speculating what might become of them. Currently, one of the highest profile films stuck in this situation is Triple Frontier. Once upon a[...]

“Alien: Covenant”, “Risk”, and “War Machine”: Movies to see in May

Another month has passed. It’s now May, part of the second third of the year, and hopefully the point where 2017 kicks into cinematic gear. That may or may not be the case, depending on how the month goes, but as the summer blockbuster season fast approaches, we’re left to[...]

The Best of the First Third of 2017

Folks, is the year moving a bit quickly or is it just me? Maybe it’s me? I can deal with that. Anyway, on to the point of this whole thing. With it now being just about the month of May, we’ve officially finished up with the first third of the[...]

RIP Jonathan Demme

Yesterday, the cinematic world and world at large lost one of the most versatile directors around. Jonathan Demme, known as a filmmaker who could do just about anything, passed away from cancer at the age of 73. He was the sort of artist who never did the same thing twice.[...]
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