What with all the digital content at moviegoers’ fingertips, it can be difficult to get bodies into theaters. As Noel Murray at The Dissolve points out, one solution to our always-on culture could be to offer “more one-of-a-kind live performance elements to the theatrical experience.” Bringing moviegoers to other venues, like drive-ins and outdoor screenings in the summer, are attractive options, but they’re still pretty casual… Continue reading Get Ready for These 'Star Trek' Live Events
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April is the cruelest month, and not just for T.S. Eliot.
At the multiplex, throughout April, we’re in for a brutal, Darwinian survival test for several A-list stars of yesteryear — from Kevin Costner to Nicole Kidman to Jude Law — all of whom are currently on the comeback trail. Some of them may end the month on their way back to… Continue reading Can These 7 Stars' Careers Be Saved by April Movies?
Check your calendars, readers, it’s time for another Poster-Crop Quiz. This week was a bit of a challenge. We wanted to honor Captain America: The Winter Soldier, but a Marvel-movie poster quiz has been done and the specific lineage of Cap movies, prior to 2011, is short and embarrassing. Therefore we have decided to pay homage to this sequel’s seasonal secondary title.
We have gathered posters from 10… Continue reading Poster-Crop Quiz: Can You Guess These Movies with a Season in the Title?
UPDATE: Kevin Bacon continued to celebrate his old, iconic roles with this spectacular entrance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, recreating two of the more dancey-dance scenes in Footloose, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year.
Of all the Footloose moments to recreate 30 years later, we never thought we’d ever see Bacon return to the crazy warehouse dance, and we’re as shocked as you… Continue reading Watch: Kevin Bacon Brings Back All His Famous Characters for These Fantastic Ads (Now with More 'Footloose')
Start the music and light the lights, readers, because it’s time for another Poster-Crop Quiz. This week, we are celebrating the release of Muppets Most Wanted with a quiz centered around its many cameos. Since the very first Muppet Movie, celebrity cameos have been a hallmark of this franchise, and Muppets Most Wanted is no exception.
We’ve gathered a poster each from the catalog of 10 of Most