Jon Favreau Setting Up Live Action 'Lion King' Remake

Christina St-Jean
in Entertainment

Can you feel the love tonight? After last year's success with the live action version of The Jungle Book, director Jon Favreau is setting up for another live action Disney remake. Instead of going to ...

New TV Adaptation of His Dark Materials Arriving This Year

Catherine Charlwood
in Entertainment

BBC One is joining forces with New Line and Bad Wolf Productions, the very talented Julie Gardner and Jane Tranter, to create an eight-part TV event of Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials Book Trilogy...

Near Miss in 'Sully' Takes You for a Fake News Ride on the Hudson

Rich Monetti
in Entertainment

If you don’t have a problem with Hollywood turning nothing into something then Sully is a pretty entertaining movie that adds even more to the our hero’s legend. But I couldn’t help feeling jaded as t...

3 Films You Should Watch if You Want to Work for the Secret Service

Alejandro Guillú Mendoza
in Buyer's Guide

This is the third article in an ongoing series about films you should watch if you want to work for the most powerful people in the world.

'The East' Finds Balance Between Environmental Terrorism and Legally Holding Corporations Accountable

Rich Monetti
in Entertainment

The East pits environmental terrorism against the corporations that fully deserve the wrath their actions engender. Caught in the middle, Jane (Brit Marling) is a freelance intelligence officer for th...

Weirdest Funko Characters

Peter Dill
in Buyer's Guide

Dolls became action figures when boys started buying them in the 1970s. My first doll was a Six Million Dollar man aka The Bionic Man played by Lee Majors in the iconic TV series. But there was still ...

Passengers Review

Alejandro Guillú Mendoza
in Entertainment

I am reviewing the 2016 American science fiction adventure film Passengers.

The Golden Age of Movies Teaches Us that Cary Grant Can’t Be Taught In 'The Philadelphia Story'

Rich Monetti
in Entertainment

For you beginners out there – pay attention – Cary Grant has opened his playbook in another golden age movie. The Philadelphia Story provides more lessons for all of us trying to temper our heart’s pa...

Maybe 'Vinyl' Wasn't That Bad

Marina Caitlin Watts
in Entertainment

Many were thrilled when HBO's run-amok series Vinyl was denied a second season. The New Yorker stated "Vinyl, in other words, is the Hard Rock Café: chaos for tourists." Despite what critics and music...

iBoy Review

Alejandro Guillú Mendoza
in Entertainment

I am reviewing the British science fiction teen thriller film iBoy distributed by Netflix.

'A Bronx Tale' Took More Than a Real Mob Story to Come to Life

Rich Monetti
in Entertainment

When Chazz Palminteri appeared opposite Robert De Niro in the real life Mob Story A Bronx Tale, his credits showed a series of TV spots and only three movie roles. De Niro, on the other hand, transcen...