All of our favorite characters from the STAR WARS universe unite in “The LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special” airing on Disney+ starting Tuesday, November 17. The first few minutes are a bore, but once Rey starts her journey to revisit past Jedi master and apprentice relationships, the holiday special becomes a blast. It's definitely better than the 1978 special for those who remember that cheesy tv event. Watch video review.
It's the holidays which means tons of feel good content is coming our way including GODMOTHERED, a comedy starring Jillian Bell as a fairy godmother-in-training who may be out of a job soon with less children believing in fairy godmothers. “Godmothered” also stars Isla Fisher and Santiago Cabrera ("Lost in Space"). Check out the new images from the Disney+.
So many movies so little time. We've got your movie review roundup of upcoming movies hitting ditigal platforms and movie theaters including the campy horror flick, FREAKY with Vince Vaughn , Pixar's SOUL and LEAP OF FAITH, WILLIAM FRIEDKIN ON THE EXORCIST, a master class on the making of the iconic horror movie. We also run down current movie holdovers like Kevin Costner and Diane Lane's LET HIM GO, COME PLAY, HONEST THIEF with Liam Neeson, and THE WAR ON GRANDPA with Robert DeNiro, Christopher Walken and Cheech Marin.
Josh Duhamel goes behind the scenes as a first-time director and star of BUDDY GAMES with Oliva Munn, Dax Shepard and Nick Swardson coming to On Demand, Digital and DVD November 24th. Watch the new trailer.
For Mickey Mouse's 92nd birthday on November 18, Disney+ is celebrating with “The Wonderful World of Mickey Mouse," a new series of seven-minute shorts with Mickie's friends Minnie, Donald, Daisy, Goofy and Pluto. Watch the new trailer.
Karen Gillan stars as an elite assassin who goes on the run to save a young girl from the agency she works for. She enlists the help from her mother's former hit women friends, The Librarians played by Angela Bassett, Michelle Yeoh and Carla Gugina. The first images from the strangely titled movie, GUNPOWDER MILKSHAKE have been released. Lena Headey ("Game of Thrones") also stars.
Extreme sports legend John Buultjens turned his life around after a troubled upbringing and jail time. His life inspired the new movie, THE RIDE starring Ludacris, Shane Graham and Sasha Alexander. Watch the inspirational new trailer.
After losing his libel suit against the publishers behind The Sun, Johnny Depp released a statement announcing he's exiting the next FANTASTIC BEASTS sequel per Warner Bros.' request. See the statement below and take our poll.
Based on a true story from 1998, John Leguizamo plays real-life teacher Mario Martinez in CRITICAL THINKING. The high school teacher coached and inspired five Latino and Black teenagers from a disadvantaged area of Miami to win the National Chess Championship. CineMovie talks to Mr. Martinez about the inspirational story along with executive producer Carla Berkowitz who fought for 23 years to bring the story to life with first-time director Leguizamo at the helm.
Latinos are not a homogenous group, yet when media celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month we’re lumped into one category. Rotten Tomatoes recently published a list of movies celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, but their list consisted of all Spanish language films, and left out American-based stories. The bicultural experience in America is different from their parent's homeland no matter your race. The bicultural Latino stories do exist and Netflix is the best media company putting out those stories. Below is a list of programming that captures that experience in America.
Heidi Schreck brings her Tony Award-winning Broadway play, "What the Constitution Means to Me" to Amazon Prime Video. While we were taught that "all men are created equal" under the Constitution, a closer look at the document reveals women and people of color don't have equal rights. CineMovie talks to Heidi about her eye-opening show and what the Amy Coney Barrett appointment to the Supreme Court means for America.