One of this year's biggest sleepers, the horror-thriller Lights Out hits Blu-ray October 25 and Digital HD on October 11. Directed by nascent filmmaker David H. Sandberg and produced by James Wan (The Conjuring), Lights Out is based on Sandberg's short film. The project centers on Rebecca (Teresa Palmer), a woman whose … Continue reading Box Office Hit ‘Lights Out’ Hits Blu-ray In October
With the exit of Paulie from the Big Brother household, there's now a new power vacuum in the house. And for a little bit, it looked as though Paul and Victor, who've adopted the name the Sitting Ducks, appeared to have the upper hand. Paul has played a great social game and slyly maneuvered toward … Continue reading Big Brother, Week 10: A Big Meech-stake?
Premiering tonight on CNBC (10 pm et/pt), Cleveland Hustles centers on eight ambitious entrepreneurs who are competing to receive financial backing and support for their respective enterprise. Hosted by Bonin Bough, the program is executive produced by NBA champ LeBron James and his longtime colleague/business partner Maverick Carter. Though the show will obviously have … Continue reading Bonin Bough Talks ‘Cleveland Hustles’ And LeBron James Collaboration
Penned and directed by Whiplash filmmaker Damien Chazelle, La La Land is a on ode to the sheer fantastical wonder of Los Angeles set in musical form. We follow the romance of jazz musician Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and struggling actress Mia (Emma Stone) as they traverse the neon, surreal wonders of "la la land," … Continue reading Ryan Gosling Talks Cinematic Wonder of ‘La La Land’
Premiering August 23 on NBC (10 pm et/pt), Better Late Than Never has comedian Jeff Dye, actor William Shatner, former pugilist turned businessman George Foreman, and NFL legend and analyst Terry Bradshaw traveling all over Asia in search of new experiences. During our interview with Dye and Shatner, the pair explained why it's much easier … Continue reading William Shatner and Jeff Dye Offer ‘Better Late Than Never’ Travel Tips
Well the worm has certainly turned since we last checked in on the Big Brother house. If you had been watching only the show, you would suspect that Paulie and "The Executives" alliance was clearing an easy path to a "Final Five" deal, but those who had watched the live feeds realized it had been … Continue reading Big Brother, Week 9: O Paulie, Where Art Thou?
Natalie Portman takes a huge chunk of ambition and runs with it as the writer, director, and lead actress behind A Tale of Love and Darkness, a feature based on Amos Oz's coming-of-age bestseller. This is Portman's feature writing and directing debut, and thanks to her deep connection to the material the narrative is infused … Continue reading Natalie Portman Weaves A Memorable “Tale of Love and Darkness”
The comparisons to Casablanca were inevitable, as To Have and Have Not has resistance fighters, a memorable piano player (Hoagy Carmichael), and smoldering chemistry between the leads. But even then and now 72 years later, To Have and Have Not is a classic that stands on its own, and Warner Archive Collection has done … Continue reading Blu-ray Pick: 5 Reasons To Love ‘To Have and Have Not’
Director/writer Theodore Melfi crafted a first rate tale with his 2014 feature St. Vincent, and now he's behind the camera with Hidden Figures, the true story of three African-American women (Empire's Taraji P. Henson, Janelle Monáe, Octavia Spencer) who were part of NASA's operation to send astronaut John Glenn (Glenn Powell) in orbit. Co-starring Kevin … Continue reading Trailer: Taraji P. Henson Works For NASA With ‘Hidden Figures’
As a huge fan of director/writer Dan Fogleman's 2015 feature Danny Collins as well as his scripts for Cars and Crazy, Stupid, Love, I'm definitely looking forward to his upcoming TV series This Is Us. Starring Mandy Moore (A Walk to Remember, American Dreamz), Milo Ventimiglia (Heroes, Mob City), and Emmy nominated … Continue reading ‘This Is Us’ Actors Love Dan Fogelman’s Storytelling Approach