It’s long been the status quo that America is where movies stocked with visual effects that look like they cost a billion dollars come from. And while that probably won’t change tomorrow, there are other areas of the world muscling their way into Hollywood territory. And while movies like China’s Monster Hunt tend to grab all the headlines thanks to box office records… Continue reading 'The Wave' Proves You Don't Need Hollywood to Make a Great Disaster Movie
Bryce Dallas Howard is having a great week. No, not because everyone loves the new trailer for The Martian. That’s Jessica Chastain starring once again in a space-travel movie with Matt Damon. Howard is the one you’ll see on the big screen starting Friday, in Jurassic World. It’s easy to remember, because she apparently likes to join franchises for their fourth installments (see… Continue reading Watch: Perfect Video Proves Bryce Dallas Howard and Jessica Chastain Aren't The Same Person
Here’s an interesting report on the heels of the notoriously white Oscars this year: according to a study looking at entertainment over the period of 2012-2013 (via The Hollywood Reporter), audiences preferred diverse casts on both big and small screens. And yet Hollywood is still doing a terrible job of representing minorities and women in front of and behind the camera.
This… Continue reading New Study Proves Audiences Want More Minorities and Women in Movies and TV
Ok, Jim Jarmusch. Just take it. Take all our blood. Now. Few things seem as amazing as being undead creatures of the night and hanging out with Tom Hiddleston, Tilda Swinton and Mia Wasikowska. The director’s latest film, Only Lovers Left Alive, is still making the festival rounds before its April 11 theatrical premiere.
Centuries-old vampires Adam and Eve (Hiddleston and Swinton) reunite in a mutual thirst… Continue reading 'Only Lovers Left Alive' Trailer Proves You Can Still Make a Great Vampire Movie
Update: And here’s the first trailer, in full:
It may be billed as Marvel’s riskiest superhero movie to date, but everything we’ve seen from Guardians of the Galaxy so far has us itching to see the thing, like, yesterday, and this teaser is no exception.
The most cosmic of all the Marvel films to date, a majority of Guardians of the Galaxy will be set in space… Continue reading Update: Full 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Trailer Proves This Marvel Movie Is Going to Rock