Mary (Alexandra Daddario) and Ben (Diego Boneta) are star-crossed lovers in DIE IN A GUNFIGHT, a violent Romeo & Juliet-inspired story. While director Collin Schiffli makes some interesting storytelling choices, it’s too hip for its own good.
Hollywood has long projected the American action hero around the world as this sort of cowboy riding in to save the day, or as the white savior who will deliver people of color to freedom like in Liam Neeson’s most recent film THE MARKSMAN. Have the recent political events hurt the American hero image as well? THE FOREVER PURGE is the first movie to reflect that shift in attitude towards the American image.
Taylor Russell and Logan Miller return for more deadly games in the sequel to ESCAPE ROOM. ESCAPE ROOM: TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS is more of the same with all new traps and puzzles that heighten the stakes. Russell remains the heart of the movie as the babyface protagonist.
Karen Gillan, Lena Headey, Michelle Yeoh, Angela Bassett, and Carla Gugino star in the action-comedy, GUNPOWDER MILKSHAKE streaming on Netflix. Despite the false advertising, the Netflix movie is Karen Gillan's movie with the other actresses showing up when some butt-kicking is needed. The film is a fun cross between JOHN WICK and KILL BILL.
A new Disney+ series takes viewers behind the scenes of the Disneyland attractions with a 10-part series, Behind the Attraction! produced by Dwayne Johnson's production company. Imagineers reveal what's "behind the curtain" in the making of classic attractions like the Haunted House to Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge. The history of Disneyland will be explored with archival and never-before-seen footage on the creations and how they've updated throughout the years. Watch the trailer.
SPACE JAM: A NEW LEGACY is more of a remake than a sequel with fancier graphics. Except in this follow-up, Don Cheadle is the MVP of this court rather than the star LeBron James. You get more of the same in his version with the Looney Tunes providing the laughs and over-the-top acting from the basketball star.
FOX is reviving the classic 70s show Fantasy Island with Roselyn Sanchez playing a descendant of Ricardo Montalban's Mr. Roarke. Donning a white suit like the iconic host, the new trailer reveals the show may take a darker tone than the original. If this revival goes the way of Black Mirror, sign me up. Watch below.
Luke Skywalker returned in The Mandalorian season 2 finale last year to much fanfare. Months after the finale and on the day when the STAR WARS series earned a whopping 24 Emmy nominations, Disney announced a special episode of Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian explore the technology used to recreate Luke Skywalker for the emotional end to season 2.
Johnny Knoxville, Steve-O, Wee Man, and the rest of the jackasses return for more hijinks with a new cast taking the brunt of the stupid stunts. In the first few images, the guys look on as the new jackasses do the dirty and dangerous deeds.
BLACK WIDOW earned the highest domestic box office since the pandemic began with an outstanding $80 million in revenue. Disney also released figures for the first time for Disney+ Premiere Access since it took in an impressive $60 million. With an international take of $78 million, the global sum was $215 million for the Marvel film. The gamble to delay the release from last year paid off.
Jason Momoa takes on a pharmaceutical company he blames for his wife's death (Adria Arjona), but when he uncovers some under dealings he must go on the run with his daughter played by Isabel Merced (DORA, TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT).
On Thursday, the Hollywood Critics Association announced the nominees for the 1st Annual HCA TV Awards to be held on August 22. HBO, NBC, and Netflix came out on top with nearly 30 nominations followed by Apple TV, HBO Max, and Disney+.
Stephanie Beatriz (IN THE HEIGHTS, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) plays the lead in Disney's new animated movie, ENCANTO. Carlos Vives, the 17-time GRAMMY® and Latin GRAMMY winner contributes a song, “Colombia, Mi Encanto" to the movie while Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote all-new songs for the production. Watch the enchanting new trailer and check out the stunning-looking posters.
Scarlett Johansson's Natasha isn't the only Black Widow in Marvel's character origins story. The fights between the Widows mimic Natasha Romanoff's skill set since she learned the same Russian techniques. BLACK WIDOW director Cate Shortland tells CineMovie the fight scenes went beyond Natasha's moves for a more gritty style that reflected human abilities rather than an immortal superhero.
Based on a true story, QUEENPINS stars Kristen Bell, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Paul Walter Hauser, and Vince Vaughn in an outrageous comedy about two women who scammed millions in coupons. Watch the new trailer with Hauser (CRUELLA) stealing the show as always.
Shark icon and conservationist Valerie Taylor has been swimming with sharks and filming them underwater since the 70s. The shark expert and Taylor's husband shot the underwater footage of real sharks for Steven Spielberg's JAWS. Taylor is the subject behind the National Geographic documentary, 'Playing with Sharks' as one of the few women who documented shark behavior for decades. Taylor talks to CineMovie about her underwater exploits with sharks and introducing Chris Hemsworth to a Great White for his Nat Geo special, "Shark Beach."
After a long wait, Scarlett Johansson returns to play Natasha Romanoff in BLACK WIDOW along with Florence Pugh, David Harbour, and Rachel Weisz. To celebrate, CineMovie is giving away Fandango codes to see BLACK WIDOW in movie theaters. Read on to enter.
Val Kilmer has been documenting his life with home videos from his childhood and throughout his Hollywood career. The actor's videos have been compiled for a new Amazon Prime Video documentary that spans his Hollywood career, his fight with throat cancer, and addresses his reputation as a difficult actor.
Sofia Boutella (THE MUMMY, ATOMIC BLONDE), Jonny Lee Miller (TRAINSPOTTING), Brooklyn Prince (THE FLORIDA PROJECT), and Ismael Cruz Córdova (Ray Donovan, The Undoing) star in the sci-fi thriller, SETTLERS. The setting is the Martian Frontier in what seems like the Wild Wild West as settlers fight for a piece on the red planet. Watch the new trailer.
Stephen Lang returns as the eerie blind man in a sequel to DON'T BREATHE which takes place years after the home invasion. The new trailer reveals Norman Nordstrom now has a young daughter he longed for, but what is the story behind that new revelation? Norman is about to be attacked in his own home again by strangers, but it seems these men are there to rescue the young girl. We'll have to wait and see who's the villain and the hero.