Giveaway: Win “The Taking of Tiger Mountain” Blu-Ray from Deepest Dream!

We're giving away Three (3) Blu-rays of director Tsui Hark's latest film, the action epic THE TAKING OF TIGER MOUNTAIN (143 minutes, Well Go USA). Based on the novel Tracks in the Snowy Forest, the 1940s set feature centers on a bandit warrior's (Tony Leung Ka-fai) battles with the captain of the Liberation Army (Lin … Continue reading Giveaway: Win “The Taking of Tiger Mountain” Blu-Ray from Deepest Dream!

Los Angeles Noir “Soledad” Premieres May 31 At TCL Chinese Theatres

  Best friends Wayne Mitchell and Eduardo Maytorena shared their passion for film as youths, and now their compelling drama Soledad will have its West Coast premiere Sunday, May 31 at the TCL Chinese Theatres. Inspired by such Los Angeles, nighttime set narratives such as Heat, Collateral, and Drive, Soledad centers on Victor (newcomer Jesse Celedon), a stoic limo driver who simply wants to … Continue reading Los Angeles Noir “Soledad” Premieres May 31 At TCL Chinese Theatres

“Barely Lethal’s” Hailee Steinfeld & Dove Cameron On Acting & “10,000 Hours” Rule

In Barely Lethal, actress Hailee Steinfeld (Pitch Perfect 2, True Grit) is Megan Walsh, a special ops agent who ditches her colleagues to attend high school and live out her suburban dreams (she pretends to be an exchange student - from Canada). Although she is part of Megan's host family, fellow teen Liz (Dove Cameron) doesn't welcome Megan … Continue reading “Barely Lethal’s” Hailee Steinfeld & Dove Cameron On Acting & “10,000 Hours” Rule

VIDEO: Grey Damon & Claire Holt Talk “Awe-Inspiring” Aquarius Journey

  Toplined by David Duchovny, the 1967 set cop drama/mystery Aquarius centers on the search for a missing teen, and her disappearance may be linked to a charismatic drifter named Charles Manson (Gethin Anthony). Grey Damon and Claire Holt play cops Brian Shafe and Chairman Tully, and during a recent interview I asked them about the … Continue reading VIDEO: Grey Damon & Claire Holt Talk “Awe-Inspiring” Aquarius Journey

Exclusive: “Pearl and the Beard” Cellist Emily Hope Price On Brooklyn & “Beast” Venture

Pearl and the Beard, a creatively diverse, Brooklyn-based trio, continue their West Coast run tonight with an L.A. stop at the Echoplex. I had the good fortune of speaking with member (and cellist) Emily Hope Price, who delved into the group's origins and latest goings-on (their new album Beast drops in July). https://youtu.be/cdrz5fqa_Is Whether it's their straight … Continue reading Exclusive: “Pearl and the Beard” Cellist Emily Hope Price On Brooklyn & “Beast” Venture

Gaming: Rising Star Games Releases “Lumini” This Fall

Rising Star Games has formed a partnership with Netherlands based developer Speelbaars, as the pair will release the visually alluring adventure game Lumini. The game comes out on PC, Mac, and Linux platforms this fall. In the game, players are in control of the titular creatures, a race that has been missing for thousands of … Continue reading Gaming: Rising Star Games Releases “Lumini” This Fall

Nick Cannon On Career Trajectory, Praises Frank Sinatra & Bob Hope

  Part of one's longevity in the entertainment business is that, along with innate talent, one must have an insatiable sense of drive and ambition. "My trajectory is kind of set on careers that went on to actually affect culture," says America's Got Talent host Nick Cannon.  "That's what I really want to do." Along with his … Continue reading Nick Cannon On Career Trajectory, Praises Frank Sinatra & Bob Hope

VIDEO: Cheryl Burke “Living On The Edge” With “I Can Do That”

Premiering Tuesday, May 26 on NBC (10 pm et/pt), I Can Do That features six entertainers (Cheryl Burke, Jeff Dye, Ciara, Nicole Scherzinger, Alan Ritchson, Joe Jonas) stepping out of their respective comfort zones and embarking on new challenges. Marlon Wayans is the host of the comedy/variety program. After 18 seasons of Dancing with the Stars, Cheryl Burke changed things … Continue reading VIDEO: Cheryl Burke “Living On The Edge” With “I Can Do That”

Blu-Ray Review: “Just Before I Go” Is A Comedic Gem From Courteney Cox

 Now out on Blu-ray and DVD, Just Before I Go is Courteney Cox's feature directorial debut. Though suicide plays a big part in its narrative, Cox and writer David Flebotte understand that even the most inappropriate (and funny) humor surfaces during one's darkest hour. Seann William Scott, a scene stealer from such films as "American Pie" and "Role Models," gives a … Continue reading Blu-Ray Review: “Just Before I Go” Is A Comedic Gem From Courteney Cox

Christina Tosi Joins “MasterChef” Judges With “Scientific” Flair

As a dude who hates change and loves Joe Bastianich's  no nonsense, intimidating swagger, I'm still wrapping my head around Christina Tosi's addition to the MasterChef crew. Tosi's success with Milk Bar, coupled with the prospect of bringing a different dynamic to the show, should immediately put me in my happy place. Originally set on an … Continue reading Christina Tosi Joins “MasterChef” Judges With “Scientific” Flair