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    Film Review: ‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold’ is a Little Gem of a Movie

    After years of small screen popularity, intrepid young explorer Dora finally makes her big screen debut in this week’s ‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold.’ The film, unapologetically aimed at children, teenagers, and their parents, portrays a quirky girl with amusing wit. The adventures are worthy of the films that inspired the character—from ‘Lara […] More

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    Culture Circuit: The Roles for Hispanic Americans

    LATINO CIRCUIT: Last month we looked at the relatively meager showing that Hispanic actors have had at the Academy Awards. We theorized that resistance to accents could be among the many reasons why these stars have not found Oscar gold. Today we explore another theory: whether Hispanic Americans are being typecast into roles keeping them […] More

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    TV Review: ‘Narcos: Mexico’ Explores the Early Years of the Drug Trade

    Bienvenido a Mexico. There are two things you should know about “Narcos: México.” First, there is a lot of Spanish. Second, you do not have to see the first three seasons of “Narcos” in order to be in the ‘know’. Yes, it’s helpful, but not necessary. This latest season – really the fourth in the […] More

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    WATCH: A Dramatic and Effective Trailer for ‘The Mule’ Brings Eastwood Into the Race

    One of the things many of us film buffs take for granted continues to be Clint Eastwood‘s insane level of production. While not every film he makes will be gold, his sheer productivity remains astounding. The 88-year-old filmmaker has had an objectively strong filmography over the last 10 years, with “Gran Torino,” “Invictus,” “Sully” and “American Sniper” […] More

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    Clint Eastwood Joins the Oscar Race with ‘The Mule’ Receiving a December Release

    Clint Eastwood continues to be one with a penchant for the dramatic. The actor and director continues to push through films quickly in order to release them in time for Oscar qualification. You might think this is a one-off, but an Eastwood late-breaking film sequence might be a sign that we truly made it to awards […] More

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    Film Review: ‘Ant-Man and The Wasp’ Puts Women Front and Center in the MCU

    One thing that sets Marvel’s cinematic universe apart from other superhero films is that it tries to include at least a certain level of consequence. When the Avengers destroyed New York City by trying to save it, their actions inadvertently led to Adrian Toomes taking up the name Vulture and terrorizing Spider-Man seven years later. […] More

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    WATCH: ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ Were Busy During the Infinity War in New Trailer

    Unless you are one of the few who didn’t check out “Avengers: Infinity War” this weekend, you noticed a certain tiny hero was missing. A few passing mentions intimated that Scott Lang was around, but he didn’t join the fight against Thanos. And, apparently we’ll be getting an explanation when “Ant-Man and the Wasp” hits […] More

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    WATCH: First Trailer for Disney’s ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ Premieres during AMAs

    Disney’s “A Wrinkle in Time” has just released its first full-length trailer during the American Music Awards. The preview is a star-studded closer look at a story of legendary proportions, featuring the likes of Oprah Winfrey (“The Immortal life of Henrietta Lacks”), Reese Witherspoon (“Big Little Lies”) and Mindy Kaling (“The Mindy Project”). The film, an […] More

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    Marvel Studios Begins Production on ‘Ant-Man and The Wasp’

    BURBANK, CALIF. (August 1, 2017)—Marvel Studios announced today that production has begun on “Ant-Man and The Wasp,” starring Paul Rudd (“Captain America: Civil War,”  “The Fundamentals of Caring”), Evangeline Lilly (“The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,” “Lost”),  Michael Peña (“The Martian,”“Fury”) and Academy Award® winner Michael Douglas (“Behind the Candelabra,” “Wall Street”),  who all return […] More


    ‘Lego Ninjago Movie’ Unveils New Trailer and Art at SDCC

    A new animated adventure in Warner Bros. Pictures’ LEGO® franchise, “The LEGO NINJAGO® Movie” stars Dave Franco, Justin Theroux, Michael Peña, Fred Armisen, Kumail Nanjiani, Abbi Jacobson, Zach Woods, Olivia Munn, and the legendary Jackie Chan. In this big-screen NINJAGO adventure, the battle for NINJAGO City calls to action young Master Builder Lloyd, aka the Green Ninja, […] More

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