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Disney unveils first poster for The BFG, directed by Steven Spielberg

The BFG (Mark Rylance), while a giant himself, is a Big Friendly Giant and nothing like the other inhabitants of Giant Country. Standing 24-feet tall with enormous ears...

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DGA nominees are in! – WHAT A LOVELY DAY for ‘Mad Max’

  The DGA nominees are: Alejandro G. Inarritu – The Revenant Tom McCarthy – Spotlight Adam McKay – The Big Short George Miller – Mad Max:...

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Oscars: Looking to the DGA for Clarity on a Very Foggy Season

After the weirdness of the Golden Globes on Sunday night, we move into the week where we finally learn who and what is going to be nominated for an Academy Award.  We...

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WATCH: First Trailer for Steven Spielberg’s ‘The BFG’ from Walt Disney

Steven Spielberg, looking for his EIGHTH Best Director nomination this year for Bridge of Spies, unveils first teaser for Disney’s THE BFG! The talents of three of...

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Historical Halloween: Poltergeist (★★★★)

Poltergeist’s 1980s horror combined with Steven Spielberg’s golden era examination of suburban families – with horror as a metaphor for changes and...

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NYFF Film Review: Bridge of Spies (★★★)

One of the most prolific directors in the history of cinema, Steven Spielberg, returns to the silver screen with his new period thriller “Bridge of Spies”...

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Two New Clips from Steven Spielberg’s ‘Bridge of Spies’ from Tom Hanks

BRIDGE OF SPIES In the 1950s during the early stages of the Cold War, tensions are rife between the U.S. and USSR, so when the FBI arrests Rudolf Abel (Mark Rylance), a...

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TV Review: Minority Report (★★½)

You don’t have to be a “Precog” to know that FOX’s Minority Report is not long for this world. Just like box office catastrophe Ender’s...

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WATCH: Second Trailer for ‘Bridge of Spies’ from Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks

The New York Film Festival is gearing up to be underway, with “Bridge of Spies,” from two-time Best Director winner Steven Spielberg, set to make its World...

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New Trailer drops for Steven Spielberg’s ‘Bridge of Spies’

If you’re conservatively making early Academy Award predictions, it’s hard not to have Steven Spielberg‘s Cold War thriller Bridge of Spies pretty high...

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Historical Circuit: Twilight Zone – The Movie (1983) (★★★)

I’m a critic who grew up with anthology shows, whether it was Tales From the Crypt (aka that show I was never supposed to watch, but that always happened to be on)...

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Historical Circuit: Jaws (1975)

40 years ago "Jaws" was the first step in what would become the yearly ritual of summer blockbusters

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See Tom Hanks In the First Look at “Bridge of Spies,” the Dramatic Thriller Directed by Steven Spielberg

As noted yesterday with the revealing of the new poster, Steven Spielberg’s “Bridge of Spies” reveals its first trailer courtesy of Walt Disney...

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Check Out the First Official Poster for Steven Spielberg’s ‘Bridge of Spies’ with Tom Hanks

One of the most highly anticipated films of the fall and awards season is Steven Spielberg‘s upcoming “Bridge of Spies” starring two-time Academy Award...

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Steven Spielberg to make ‘Ready Player One’

Of all the things that Steven Spielberg has attached himself to as a director over the last decade or so, nothing seems like more perfect of a fit than his latest...

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Steven Spielberg’s “Bridge of Spies” to be scored by Thomas Newman

DreamWorks Pictures’/Fox 2000 Pictures’ upcoming dramatic thriller  directed by  three-time Academy Award®-winning director Steven Spielberg (“Saving Private...

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Steven Spielberg’s Cold War Film now called ‘Bridge of Spies’

Here’s an interesting little tidbit of information that I felt was well worth sharing with you all today. For a few months now, we’d been calling the...

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Steven Spielberg and Jennifer Lawrence Teaming for a War Photographer Film

Almost out of nowhere, Lynsey Addario‘s memoir It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life Of Love And War has become one of the hottest properties in Hollywood. In...

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Steven Spielberg might direct the PTSD story ‘Thank You For Your Service’

If you’re like me, you probably spent some time after seeing American Sniper (which now is officially an Academy Award winning film) wondering what the...

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Steven Spielberg finds Sophie for THE BFG by Roald Dahl

LOS ANGELES, CA (DECEMBER 16, 2014) – DreamWorks Studios announced today that newcomer Ruby Barnhill has been cast as the young girl, Sophie, in Roald Dahl’s...

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RIP Richard Attenborough (1923-2014)

  Yesterday, news broke that veteran British actor/director, Richard Attenborough, passed away in London at the age of 90.  Attenborough was an Oscar-winning...

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‘American Sniper’ will now open on Christmas Day of 2014

Well, it looks like we can add another potential Oscar contender to this year’s awards season slate. Clint Eastwood‘s American Sniper, which stars Bradley...

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First Poster for ‘Jurassic World’ and a Look at T-Rex

Comic-Con is full on blasting with some really cool posters.  The highly anticipated Jurassic World, the fourth installment to the “Jurassic Park” franchise...

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Alan Alda and Amy Ryan have joins Steven Spielberg’s next film

Easily one of the highest profile projects in the works right now just keeps increasing its stature. We already know that Steven Spielberg is getting set to shoot a Cold...

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Sci-Fi Fridays, Episode 26: Pros and Cons of Summer TV’s ‘Extant’ and ‘The Strain’

Summer has arrived, and that usually means a dearth of quality programs on the airwaves. Yes, I suppose that’s a good thing for those who love the outdoors and want to...