Movie Review – Ferdinand (2017)

Movie Review – Ferdinand (2017) Ferdinand, 2017. Directed by Carlos Saldanha. Featuring the voice talents of John Cena, Kate McKinnon, Gina Rodriguez, Daveed Diggs, Gabriel Iglesias, Bobby Cannavale, David Tennant, Anthony Anderson, Flula Borg, Sally Phillips, Boris Kodjoe, Jerrod Carmichael, Raúl Esparza, Karla Martínez, Miguel Ángel Silvestre, Peyton Manning, and Juanes. SYNOPSIS: After Ferdinand, a […]

Robert Rodriguez explains Alita: Battle Angel’s anime eyes

Robert Rodriguez explains Alita: Battle Angel’s anime eyes While James Cameron messes about on Pandora, he has handed the directorial duties of his years-in-development Alita: Battle Angel over to Predators director Robert Rodriguez. When the trailer debuted the other day, amongst the most striking features of the sci-fi epic were the rendering of Rosa Salazar’s […]

Natalie Portman stars in new trailer for Alex Garland’s Annihilation

Natalie Portman stars in new trailer for Alex Garland’s Annihilation Paramount Pictures has released a new trailer for writer-director Alex Garland’s upcoming adaptation of Jeff VanderMeer’s novel Annihilation. The sci-fi action horror stars Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez, Tessa Thompson, Tuva Novotny, and Oscar Isaac; check it out here… The book’s official synopsis […]

Cinema’s Damaged Heroine

Cinema’s Damaged Heroine Sarah Myles on cinema’s damaged heroine… “Badass.” As a word, it has become synonymous with determined women in movies. Why? Because that is how critics routinely describe them. “Black Widow gets extra bad-ass in this Avengers 2 trailer,” said Rob Bricken of i09. In Atomic Blonde, Charlize Theron plays “a career badass […]

Are franchise blockbusters too big to fail?

Are franchise blockbusters too big to fail? Anghus Houvouras on whether franchise blockbusters are too big to fail… Sequels, prequels and reboots. Hollywood is in love with the familiar because more often than not it’s a safe bet. This year’s monumental blockbuster clusterfuck Justice League is proof of that. Can you think of a big […]

Bizarre things found under parking lots

Bizarre things found under parking lots Shutterstock Becki Robins@BRobinsWriter There are somewhere between 105 million and 2 billion parking spots in the United States alone. Granted, that’s not very specific, but it does say something important about how much real estate the modern world has devoted to making sure there are plenty of places to […]