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Watch the First Trailer for ‘Creed’ starring Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone

Nothing helps the buzz of a potentially questionable film more than a great Trailer. Up until now, you could be forgiven for shrugging off the pseudo Rocky...

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Warner Brothers Gives Release Date to ‘Creed’ and moves ‘Point Break’ Remake…Again!

The powers that be over at Warner Brothers are clearly doing some release date housekeeping. Earlier, it came out that WB has given the Rocky sequel/spinoff Creed an...

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Ryan Coogler and Michael B. Jordan talk ‘Fruitvale Station’

Back at the beginning of December (which technically is last year…crazy), I was invited to participate in a roundtable interview with Fruitvale Station...

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15 Best Screenwriters of 2013

Everyone has their favorite performances and their favorite films of the year but no one really gives their proper due to the writers of our beloved films that...

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NYFCC Awards ‘American Hustle’ 3 Awards Including Best Picture, McQueen wins Director

The New York Film Critics Circle (NYFCC) sure made a statement today as they chose their favorite films and performances from 2013.  They of course offered up a few...

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Did Harvey Weinstein Switch ‘Fruitvale Station’ to Adapted and Michael B. Jordan Supporting for the Oscars?

The Weinstein Company has revamped their awards site earlier this week, giving it a fresh look and respective categories listed for all nine films.  All of their...

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FYC: Sofia Coppola’s ‘The Bling Ring’ Competes in Original Screenplay, Watson Declared Supporting

A24 Films has joined the awards race this year with three of their films in contention that includes Harmony Korine‘s Spring Breakers, James Ponsoldt‘s The...

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Ten Best Studio Films – The Weinstein Company

Continuing the Best Films by the Studios Series. The Weinstein Company, the name that’s synonymous with Oscar-bait projects that gathers excitement from awards...

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Fruitvale Station (***)

Anticipation was at a boiling point for Ryan Coogler’s highly regarded Fruitvale Station.  Its run thus far through the festival circuit has been most impressive....

Fruitvale Station (**½)

I really do hate to have to be the one to throw cold water on the love fest going on with Fruitvale Station. There’s certainly plenty to admire here and the story...

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New Poster for Ryan Coogler’s ‘Fruitvale Station’ Brings You Closer

Have a look at the second poster for Ryan Coogler’s Sundance hit Fruitvale Station. The new poster promises to bring us closer to the edge and is quick to point...

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LAFF 2013: Fruitvale Station (***½)

Oscar Grant, a 22-year-old African-American father, was the tragic victim of a racially-motivated homicide. No, he wasn’t killed in a gang-related incident. Oscar...

2014 Oscar Predictions for Original Screenplay Updated! – McCarthy vs. The Coens?

One of the few categories that can truly celebrate originality and the creative juices that go into a project is Best Original Screenplay.  It’s the category that...

Sundance hit and Cannes Official Selection ‘Fruitvale Station’ gets a new poster

After taking Sundance by storm and getting a name change, Fruitvale Station is all set to head to the Croisette as an official selection of the Cannes Film Festival....