When the news broke that Disney purchased much of the 20th Century Fox entertainment business, fans rejoiced because it meant, finally, that Marvel can bring the X-Men into the MCU. Yet, this presents a problem. First, the X-Men already have an established shared universe. Though with Dark Phoenix now the lowest-grossing X-film ever, that shared […]
Richard Williams, an animator with an award-winning career, has died at the age of 86. Throughout his extensive career, Williams worked on many films, including his own The Thief and the Cobbler. Richard Williams, Early Award Winner Born in Toronto, Canada, Williams emigrated to Europe in his 20s. Moving first to Ibiza, he settled in […]
The Caped Crusader. The Dark Knight. Bruce Wayne’s alter ego. The goddamn Batman. No matter what you call him, there’s no denying that he’s an iconic American superhero. He is, first and foremost, a comic book character, but comic books couldn’t contain him. He began appearing on film less than five years after he was […]
Chris Evan’s newest movie, Netflix original, ‘The Red Sea Diving Resort’ is part of a larger problem with the streamer’s action movies.
Movies about people killing other people for sport have been popular for ages. The Hunger Games made millions of dollars. People claimed that the film ripped off Battle Royale, another film about children hunting children. But the genre of human hunting has been around for decades. The Most Dangerous Game, a 1924 short story by Richard Connell, tells a […]
Ever since Disney purchased Lucasfilm fan grumbling radiates across the internet demanding a specific Star Wars project featuring a specific Star Wars star. No matter how they feel about the prequel trilogy, most Star Wars fans want Ewan McGregor playing Obi-Wan Kenobi again. Well, after numerous rumors and false starts, the long-rumored project will land […]
Now that Avengers: Endgame debuted on digital on-demand and Blu Ray, fans eager to learn about every detail of the biggest movie of all-time get all the answers they are looking for. One of the biggest questions audiences asked was how did Thanos break Captain America’s shield in the film? For anyone who’s not seen […]
Every kid and adult of a certain age knows what superhero they want to be. For actors, however, they have a chance to at least portray their favorite hero on the screen. In Living Color and Scary Movie star Marlon Wayans wants to play Plastic Man in a movie, so he might actually get the […]
Netflix has grown beyond just a simple streaming service, and its history of lobbying and policy change is important behind-the-scenes.
The current Rotten Tomato score for The Kitchen (Based on a Vertigo comic), the crime drama featuring Melissa McCarthy, Tiffany Haddish, and Elisabeth Moss, is a painful 20%. But here’s the problem, there are quite a few reviews with comments like this: The Kitchen is a female empowerment movie disguised as a mob movie. With […]