Cindy Shank was sentenced to 15-year sentence for her tangential involvement in a Michigan drug ring six years earlier. Her brother Rudy Valdez, a first-time filmmaker, captured an intimate portrait of her family and three daughters who also seem to be serving a long sentence without their mother in THE SENTENCE. The HBO documentary airs Monday, October 15 at 8pm.
CineMovie's Valentina Patruno sat down with the director to talk about why he wanted to shed light on his sister and her family's plight.
Queen's frontman Freddie Mercury had moves like no other so capturing his style was just one of the challenges for Rami Malek for BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY. While many are praising his interpretation of the ultimate showman, he tells CineMovie he didn't like what was reflected back in the mirror. The actors playing the other members of Queen also give CineMovie insight into the real-like personas that didn't make the film. Watch the interview below.
You don’t often hear the word “racist” on television sitcoms, but on CBS’ new fall show, “The Neighborhood,” the word is thrown around for laughs. Starring and executive produced by Cedric the Entertainer, the comedian tells CineMovie it’s a good time to talk about race relationships in a funny manner.
No movie studio launches a superhero movie without the possibility of expanding the character into a franchise. Now that VENOM starring Tom Hardy as the Marvel comic book anti-hero has hit the big screen, what are the plans on a bigger scale? CineMovie sat down with VENOM producers Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach to talk about the big picture for Venom and whether he'll come face-to-face with Spider-Man.
SHINE, the all Latino cast arrives in 600 movie theaters this weekend. It is one of the fastest funded KICKSTARTER for a Latino film. CineMovie sat down with stars Gilbert Saldivar, Jadi Collado and choreographer Lyrik Cruz to talk about the use of salsa dancing to tell a story of family drama affected by gentrification in Spanish Harlem.
"Veep" star Reid Scott is happy to be playing a nice guy in VENOM. CineMovie sat down with the VENOM actor who reveals Tom Hardy's funny side and describes what it was like working out scenes with Hardy and Michelle Williams.
Tom Hardy wasn't just acting when he heard an alien parasite talking to him in VENOM. The actor, according to VENOM director Ruben Fleischer, went method by recording the sentient alien Symbiote's voice himself beforehand and then playing it back in his ear during those hilarious scenes. CineMovie sat down with the director to talk about Tom Hardy's surprising turn as a comedic actor and some cool behind the scene reveals.
Actor David Zayas ("Dexter," "Gotham," “Blue Bloods”) doesn’t need to work in indie films, but SHINE has special meaning for the Bronx native. CineMovie talks to David about how the Latino community rallied to bring SHINE to the big screen.
CBS' reboot of "Magnum PI" premiered last Monday with Jay Hernandez in the lead role as Magnum. Magnum may be suave but the updated of version of Higgins, played by British actress Perdita Weeks, gives the men a run for their money as the bad ass of the group. CineMovie chatted with the scene stealer about her cool action stunts and what it's like working with those menacing-looking Dobermans.
After "New Girl" and "2 Broke Girls" went off the air, Beth Behrs and Max Greenfield quickly made their way back to television with their new show, “The Neighborhood’ acting opposite Cedric the Entertainer and Tichina Arnold (“Everybody Hates Chris,” “Martin”). CineMovie went to "The Neighborhood" set in Studio City, CA (Los Angeles) to talk to two of the stars of CBS's controversial new fall show and why this sitcom was the right choice for them.