Actor Danny Trejo turned his life around after living the thug life, and his inspirational story is told in a new documentary, INMATE #1: THE RISE OF DANNY TREJO, available July 7 on digital. Watch the trailer.
AMC Theaters announced they would not play any of Universal Pictures films when movie theaters open up this summer after Universal announced they would shorten the window between the theatrical window and the digital release after their straight to home release for TROLLS WORLD TOUR performed exceptionally well online. It's easy to figure out who'd win that argument. Watch our analysis below.
Actor Clark Duke (HOT TUB MACHINE, KICK-ASS) makes his feature film directorial debut with ARKANSAS starring an impressive cast that includes Liam Hemsworth (THE HUNGER GAMES, INDEPENDENCE DAY: RESURGENCE), Vince Vaughn, John Malkovich and Duke in a leading role which he steals. While ARKANSAS starts out promising, a diversion in the plot ruins the flow of the movie. Watch video review below.
Many in the motion picture and television industry have been hit hard by the COVID-19 shutdown. The Hollywood Critics Association will be hosting a triviathon to raise money for many in need at this time. The event will take place Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. PST/7:30 p.m. EST on HCA's YouTube and Twitch channels. See the press release for details on how to play and donate if you can.
Disney and Lucasfilm announced on May the 4th day a new film is in the works with Taika Waititi (THOR: RAGNAROK, JOJO RABBIT) directing and co-writing as well as a STAR WARS series with Emmy®-nominated writer Leslye Headland developing. Waititi has expressed interest in helming a STAR WARS film for a long time so the news doesn't come as much of a surprise, but now the lingering question is what character will be the focus of the new feature film. See the official press release below.
Due to movie theater closures amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Lionsgate has moved its biggest franchise movies back a year. Fans will have a longer wait time for Keanu Reeves' JOHN WICK 4 as the studio pushed it back to May 27, 2022 while the sequel to THE HITMAN'S BODYGUARD, THE HITMAN'S WIFE'S BODYGUARD was removed from a fall release to 2021. A SAW reboot, SPIRAL was also delayed. See the new dates below.
Jerry Seinfeld joins the Netflix library with his return to the comedy stage with a one-hour special, "Jerry Seinfeld: 23 Hours to Kill." Watch the new trailer for his Netflix special and his James Bond-influenced movie poster.
For those (like me) missing the former First Lady, Netflix viewers will be able to get up and personal with Michelle Obama in a documentary titled BECOMING coming May 6. Netflix released a new trailer and a statement from Mrs. Obama on why she wanted to let cameras follow her. Read her statement below.
Modern day horror masters Sam Raimi (EVIL DEAD, DRAG ME TO HELL), Guillermo del Toro (PAN'S LABRYINTH, MIMIC), James Wan (SAW, THE CONJURING, INSIDIOUS) and Leigh Whannell (SAW, UPGRADE, THE INVISIBLE MAN) offer up tips to creating a good horror movie.
While movie theaters are closed (except for some drive-ins), movie studios have taken to streaming their recent releases online and on VOD which ordinarily would disqualify them for Academy Award consideration, but Tuesday the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences changed their rules.
Yet another streaming service is entering the crowded field with NBC and Universal Pictures launching Peacock Premium July 15 with a huge library to rival Disney+. X1 and Flex Customers customers will be able to sample the new service now before the summer launch at no additional cost. See what's coming to Peacock Premium.