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    Film Review: ‘Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw’ is a Bodacious Brew of Brawn & Bombast

    With one hero who quotes Friedrich Nietzsche while flexing his gigantic biceps and another who sports a jacket in tropical temperatures, director David Leitch’s “Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw” combines silly and satisfying into a deliciously frothy cocktail. This action-packed spin-off easily slips right into the franchise’s legacy, playing to the series’ strengths […] More

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    CHECK OUT: New Featurette for Tom Hooper’s ‘Cats’ Shows Production Value and Its Shining Stars

    Universal Pictures has released a first look featurette for Tom Hooper’s “Cats,” a big screen adaptation of the beloved hit Broadway musical. It stars James Corden, Judi Dench, Jason Derulo, Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift, Rebel Wilson and introduces Royal Ballet principal dancer Francesca Hayward. “Cats,” which first premiered nearly four decades ago on stage, […] More

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    World Circuit: Inside Jamaica’s Growing Film Industry

    Though it may not be making major headlines, Jamaica’s film industry is currently having a significant moment in the spotlight. This month’s release of “Sprinter” marks the third film made by, or heavily featuring, Jamaican talent to be distributed in North America in 2019. Showcasing an array of filmmaking sensibilities, these films – Storm Saulter’s […] More

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    Film Review: ‘Yardie’ Is a Predictable Gangster Drama

    From “Get Out” to “A Star is Born”, there seems to be an increasing trend of actors making successful transitions to directing. Making an attempt to join that growing list is Idris Elba with his directorial debut “Yardie“, which premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. Based on the novel by Victor Headley, this gangster […] More

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    Idris Elba Replaces Will Smith in ‘Suicide Squad 2’

    Idris Elba is currently in talks to replace Will Smith as Deadshot in “Suicide Squad 2.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, Elba has had conversations with James Gunn, who is still slated to write and direct the sequel to the 2016 financial hit. The report also states that Elba was Gunn’s and Warner Bros. first and […] More

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    Six Spot: Which Actor Contender Got KO’d in the 2015 Supporting Actor Race

    Happy Monday and welcome back to our eighth entry in our Six Spot series. We continue on in the 2015 Oscar race with Best Supporting Actor. The big story from this race seems to be Mark Rylance’s shocking upset over Sylvester Stallone. However, this win comes after a crazy season where every precursor had wildly different Best […] More

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    Judi Dench the Latest to Join Tom Hooper’s ‘Cats’ Adaptation

    There are a lot more “Cats” roaming in Hollywood than you probably thought. At least, a lot more of them are British than expected. However, considering British writer/director Andrew Lloyd Webber adapted the musical, the tie makes more sense. The famed Broadway musical “Cats” began in the West End before coming to America, where it launched to global […] More

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    New Blu-Ray/DVD Releases (04/10/18) – A Final Crop of Oscar Nominees

    This week, a few of the last 2017 releases that scored Oscar attention come to Blu-Ray and DVD. The main three movies of note today come from A-list filmmakers too, namely Paul Thomas Anderson, Ridley Scott, and Aaron Sorkin. That’s quite the prestige slate. As such, we can keep the chatter short and get right […] More

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    Film Review: ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’ Should Have Stayed Buried

    It’s rarely a good idea to remove an auteur filmmaker from a blockbuster franchise and expect improvements. “Pacific Rim” was a flawed yet sporadically fun monster movie. It represented director Guillermo del Toro painting on his biggest canvas. Now, “Pacific Rim: Uprising” ditches del Toro but keeps the premise, to significantly lesser results. This is […] More

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