More than just a rousing comic book adventure, Doctor Strange is the most visually striking superhero movie to date. A perfectly cast Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Stephen Strange, a talented neurosurgeon whose abilities are almost overshadowed by his arrogant nature….Read more →
Monthly Archives: February 2017
Poll: What’s Your Favorite Bill Paxton Performance?
In light of the passing of Bill Paxton, this week’s poll asks you to tell us about which of his iconic film performances is your favorite. Have your say below.Read more →
R.I.P. Bill Paxton: 1955-2017
Over the weekend, we lost another icon. Beloved Hollywood staple Bill Paxton has died at the age of 61 following complications from surgery. He was one of the most recognizable character actors of the past fifty years, a reliable workhorse…Read more →
What’s Your Pick for Best Picture?
The 89th Academy Awards will be held this Sunday night, and we want to know your pick for Best Picture! Vote below and have your voice heard!Read more →
Happy Twin Peaks Day!
“Diane. 11:30 am. February 24. Entering the town of Twin Peaks.” With those words, Agent Dale Cooper (Kyle McLachlan) entered Twin Peaks, and television was never the same again. David Lynch and Mark Frost’s groundbreaking series concerned how the titular…Read more →
Movie Trailer of the Day: Judy Garland In “The Harvey Girls”
While the musical western is now an entirely dead genre, that wasn’t always the case. Annie Get Your Gun, Calamity Jane, Oklahoma!, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, and Paint Your Wagon all mixed tales of frontier life with song and…Read more →
Manchester by the Sea and Other Acclaimed Movies Hit DVD/Blu-ray This Week
Can you feel the excitement in the air? The Academy Awards are swiftly approaching, and this week’s DVD and Blu-ray new releases include several nominated films and frontrunners, a film classic getting the Criterion Collection treatment, a recent holiday effort,…Read more →
Criterion Serves Up “Mildred Pierce” on Blu-ray
At long last, the classic 1945 film noir melodrama Mildred Piece is coming to Blu-ray today, thanks to the restoration masters at The Criterion Collection. If you aren’t familiar with Criterion, they are the masters of restoring old film and…Read more →
Poll: Which of These Fims Directed by Clint Eastwood Is Your Favorite?
The word ‘legend’ is thrown around far too often when it comes to discussing Hollywood greats, but it is a word that describes Clint Eastwood perfectly. Already an icon when he made his directorial debut with 1971’s Play Misty for…Read more →
Open Thread: Tell Us About Your Run In With A Celebrity!
We tend to put celebrities on a pedestal, but it’s easy to forget that they are people with the same hopes, dreams, and failings as the rest of us (albeit with a lot more wealth and fame). Sometimes in life…Read more →