THE PROM, the Tony-nominated Broadway musical is getting the Ryan Murphy treatment on Netflix with a stellar cast. Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Kerry Washington, James Corden, Keegan-Michael Key, Andrew Rannells and Tracey Ullman star in this spectacle that will be released in select theaters and on Netflix. Watch the trailer.
Based on the 1938 gothic novel by Daphne du Maurier, director Ben Wheatley brings the book to life for the big screen with Armie Hammer and Lily James. However the director has a tall order to fill since Alfred Hitchcock tackled the adaptation with Laurence Olivier and Joan Fontaine in 1940 which led to 10 Academy Award nominations and three wins for Best Picture, Best Cinematography, and Best Actor for Olivier. Luckily I am not familiar with either the book or original adaptation, so this viewer will judge the new Netflix movie on its own merit.
We're getting the first look at Disney's RAYA AND THE LAST DRAGON with Kelly Marie Tran voicing the main character but Awkwafina's dragon is not in the preview. Check out the trailer, the stunning new poster and the cool score accompanying the visuals.
The Conners are back for season 3 premiering Wednesday, October 21, and they'll be dealing with the pandemic, work place harassment and other socially relevant themes with humor. Here's what you need to know about the new season.
Actress and singer Carrie Daniel was awarded Best Music Comedy for her directorial debut in the musical parody, THE PERFECT DATE FOR EVERY WOMAN at the Palm Springs International Comedy Festival. The musical parody pokes fun of our obsession with Netflix.
Looks like we have this year's award-winning performance from Viola Davis. The first trailer for MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM has dropped with Viola Davis playing the legendary "Mother of the Blues," Ma Rainey and our beloved Chadwick Boseman. Both are also featured in the movie poster artwork.
A new look for "The Mandalorian" season 2 landed during ESPN's "Monday Night Football,” during halftime of the National Football League (NFL) game between the Arizona Cardinals and the Dallas Cowboys. The new one-minute preview shows bigger chase sequences, familiar STAR WARS vehicles like tie fighters and land speeders along with scout troopers. What is missing is Rosario Dawson and
The loss of the first female presidential candidate to a misogynist candidate prompted producer/director Cheryl Jacobs “CJ” Crim to examine the repercussions of the 2016 Presidential election from a woman's perspective in RESISTERHOOD. The longtime producer, director and editor of television documentaries follows six diverse activists whose work went into overdrive after the 2016 election to ensure women and LGBTQ+ don't lose their civil rights by motivating others to join in the fight.
Jimmy Yang stars as a struggling comedian in THE OPENING ACT with Cedric the Entertainer, Ken Jeong, Bill Burr, SNL's Alex Moffat, Felipe Esparza and a few cameos from other stand-up comics. Yang is phenomenal in capturing the hardships of overcoming your insecurities and sticking to something you're passionate about no matter the profession.
Oona Laurence is fighting toadies and the rock star demon, the Grand Gruignol played by Tom Felton in the Netflix movie, A BABYSITTER'S GUIDE TO MONTER HUNTING based on the popular books. The actress just turned 18, and she's ready to tackle different kind of roles and take part in stunt work. The star also reveals that perhaps another BAD MOMS may be in the works to complete a trilogy.
Adan Canto ("Designated Survivor," "The Following") stars in a true inspirational movie, 2 HEARTS with Radha Mitchell, Jacob Elordi ("Euphora," THE KISSING BOOTH) and Tiera Skovbye (“Riverdale,” “Once Upon a Time”). In playing Jorge, a man who overcame a life-threatening condition thanks to someone else's generosity, the Mexican-born actor says there is a lesson to be learned from this movie in a time rife with divisiveness and loss. Watch.
The failures of the United States federal government to contain COVID-19 is well-documented in the media but a new documentary, TOTALLY UNDER CONTROL tracks the rise of the deadly virus in broader terms. From Academy Award-winning director Alex Gibney with Suzanne Hillinger and Ophelia Harutyunyan, the documentary was filmed in secrecy for the past five months in order to get on record insider information revealing details behind the failed response. TOTALLY UNDER CONTROL compares South Korea's response in contrast to the United States which makes for a riveting watch.
Tom Felton is back in the magic business starring as the rock star-looking demon in Netflix's A BABYSITTER'S GUIDE TO MONSTER HUNTING. The HARRY POTTER star traumatizes young teens as the "Grand Guignol" in the new movie now streaming on Netflix. The actor reveals his nightmare demon was inspired by Rolling Stone's Mick Jagger in his swagger, and the musician in him was thrilled to have a small singing role. CineMovie also asked the actor best known as Draco Malfoy if he's over the Harry Potter craze.