WATCH: Netflix Releases Trailer for ‘Flaked’ Season 2

Netflix released the trailer for season 2 of its original series “Flaked.” The series stars Will Arnett as Chip, a self-help guru who needs some help for himself. It was created by Arnett and Mark Chappell and also stars Ruth Kearney, David Sullivan, and George Basil. Season 2 opens with Chip returning to the beach […]

DGA Announces 2018 Awards Schedule

Los Angeles – The Directors Guild of America (DGA) today announced the schedule of key dates for the 70th Annual DGA Awards, which will take place on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills. Feature Film and First-Time Feature Film nominees will be announced on January 11, 2018 and Television, […]

Universal Pictures Unveils New Logo and Details for ‘Dark Universe’ Franchise

Ahead of Universal’s June 9 release of “The Mummy,” today the studio unveiled a new logo for its Dark Universe. The Dark Universe comprises reboots of Universal’s classic monster movies. This begins with Tom Cruise fighting Sofia Boutella in a modern-day version of “The Mummy.” They are joined by Russell Crowe as Dr. Henry Jekyll. […]

Oliver Stone and Weinstein Television Team Up for ‘Guatanamo’

Oliver Stone is stepping into television with the series “Guantanamo,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. Weinstein Television is producing the scripted series. It tells the story of the Guantanamo Bay detainees in the aftermath of 9/11. At its busiest, Guantanamo held 780 detainees. Today, 41 remain after President Obama famously promised to close it down […]

TV Review: ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Delivers Laughs But Doesn’t Raise The Bar

Lightning can’t strike thrice, but it can come close. Two years ago Tina Fey and Robert Carlock took a big risk in creating “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” a comedy about a woman starting over after being held captive by a cult leader. In finding the strength within lead Kimmy Schmidt’s (Ellie Kemper) unwavering positivity, the show did […]

‘Alien: Covenant’ Slips Into First at the Weekend Box Office

“Alien: Covenant” is currently in first place for its opening weekend, according to Box Office Mojo. Only about $900,000 separates the space sequel from the space sequel. Although, once the actual results are revealed, the results may change. “Covenant” debuted in the US with $36 million. When including worldwide ticket sales, the film opened with […]

Annapurna to Produce and Distribute Jacques Audiard’s ‘The Sisters Brothers’

Read the Press Release: Los Angeles, CA (May 19, 2017) – Annapurna will co-produce and co-finance award-winning filmmaker Jacques Audiard’s THE SISTERS BROTHERS, it was announced today. The company also holds the domestic distribution rights for the film. Why Not Productions will co-produce and co-finance the film alongside Annapurna with Page 114 also on board […]

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WATCH: Trailer for ‘The Glass Castle’ With Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson

The emotional first trailer for “The Glass Castle,” starring Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson and Naomi Watts, is here. Check it out below. Larson’s “Short Term 12” director Destin Daniel Cretton directed. Cretton and Andrew Lanham adapted the script for the big screen from Jeannette Walls’ memoir of the same name. Per IMDB, the film follows a […]

Awards Speculation: Will Winston Churchill Secure the Votes?

Over the years, awards season has increasingly resembled political elections, with hopefuls all but kissing babies to win industry approval. For this upcoming 2017-2018 awards cycle, that analogy couldn’t be more appropriate. Several actors across TV and film will step into the shoes of Winston Churchill, attempting to channel the political moxie of one of […]

Film Review: ‘The Commune’ Depicts an Imperfect 1970s Bohemia

In his new film “The Commune“, Thomas Vinterberg directs Trine Dyrholm in an award-winning role that should delight fans of this Danish thespian. Dyrholm plays Anna, a dutiful wife and well-known TV news reporter, who lives with her architect/professor husband Erik (Ulrich Thomsen) and daughter Freya (Martha Sofie Wallstrøm Hansen). They live in a large […]

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CANNES: Todd Haynes’ ‘Wonderstruck’ Receives Standing Ovation

It seems “Wonderstruck” is living up to its name. The film, which is directed by Todd Haynes, debuted at Cannes Film Festival on Thursday – first to press in the morning, and later to festival goers in the evening. “Wonderstruck” is based on Brian Selznick’s (“Hugo”) award-winning book of the same name. The film stars Millicent Simmonds, […]