‘47 Meters Down' drops Mandy Moore deep into shark country
After the surprising success of last year's “girl with shark” thriller “The Shallows,” “47 Meters Down” seems to be posing the question, “what if ‘The Shallows’ went deep?” (And you know exactly how deep from the title).continue reading
Downsizing The Laughs
The premise to Downsizing looks really interesting :When scientists discover how to shrink humans to five inches tall as a solution to over-population, Paul (Matt Damon) and his wife Audrey (Kristen Wiig) decide to abandon their stressed lives in order to get small and move to a new downsized community – a choice that triggers life-changing adventures.Let's get Smalled!
"IT" Pops Up and Terrifies LA Residents
A rickety, ramshackle house that was raised on the corner of Hollywood and Vine last month is actually brand new. It's designed to scare you into seeing "It," the Stephen King book that is now a movie. What is It? Well, it isn't just the scariest pronoun ever, It is also a clown, but not a funny one.continue reading
DC Struggling to find Justice in a Marvel world
Ultimately, there are some good bits in Justice League, but too much of it feels cheap. The main plot line is standard end of the world stuff, with interchangeable evil minions, and a villain whose motivation is vague beyond belief.continue reading
Moustache on the Orient Express
In keeping with the spirit of Sidney Lumet’s 1974 movie, this new adaptation of Agatha Christie's popular novel is packed with big names and rising talent. Personally I was excited to see Daisy Ridley in one of her first roles following new-found fame with the Star Wars franchise - and it was great to see older stars such as Willem Dafoe and Michelle Pfeiffer in roles fitting of their experience too.continue reading
Star Wars Episode IX is proving to be extremely dramatic - and filming hasn't even started yet!
Lucasfilm have had a busy week behind the scenes, getting things squared away for the upcoming conclusion to the new Star War trilogy - Star Wars:Episode IX. JJ Abrams was hired, Colin Treverrow was fired, and the release date has been pushed back to December 24th 2019.continue reading