On this edition of the INTERVUE, legendary actor John Travolta takes us on the dark side of being a fan in the upcoming thriller, The Fanatic. Directed by Fred Durst, the film tells the tale of a celebrity-obsessed man named Moose who felt slighted by his favorite movie star, Hunter Dunbar, and embarks on a quest […]
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Get Shorty: Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Coming in October!
There are about a half-dozen instances (out of several times more) adaptations of Elmore Leonard’s work for film and television that get it right: Justified, Karen Sisco, Maximum Bob, Jackie Brown, Out of Sight and, possibly the best, Get Shorty. Drug-smuggling. Racketeering. Loan sharking. Welcome to Hollywood! Shout! Factory’s Get Shorty: The Collector’s Edition Blu-ray […]
It’s A Wonderful Life Trailer: Gotti!
Gotti relates the story of John Gotti – the man who became known as the Teflon Don – as told by his son. Gotti opens in select theaters and on VOD on December 15th.
Saturday Night Fever Goes Digital HD and Blu-ray for 40th Anniversary!
Paramount Pictures’ Saturday Night Fever is getting its first Blu-ray and Digital HD release for its 40th anniversary. The home video release of the film that captured/defined its generation will include both the Director’s Cut and Theatrical release in HD – and a five-part look at the film entitled “Catching the Fever,” deleted scenes, behind-the-scenes featurettes, […]
The 59th Annual Grammy Awards Announce All-Star Lineup of Presenters!
Twenty-one more presenters have been announced for the 59th Annual Grammy Awards® – a diverse group from across all media that includes: Camila Cabello, Laverne Cox (left), Celine Dion, DNCE, Halsey (center), Taraji P. Henson, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, Pentatonix, Solange (right), John Travolta and more (the complete list can be found below). The 59th […]
Bruce Greenwood Joins American Crime Cast!
Bruce Greenwood has played a lot of interesting characters over the course of his career, including JFK, the rebooted Star Trek’s Admiral Christopher Pike and the guy who got Joan to try cocaine on Mad Men. Now he’s joined the cast of American Crime Story: The People V. O.J. Simpson as Los Angeles County District […]
The Forger Is A Forgery!
The Forger is, as they say, in select theaters and on VOD beginning today. It’s a variation on a story we’ve seen before – an ex-con is manipulated into doing one more job. In this case, the ex-con is an art forger and the manipulation is the favor he owes the man who gets him […]
MOVIE REVIEW: From Paris With Love – Pierre Morel Zips Another One Past Us!
In baseball terms, Pierre Morel’s [Transporter 3, District B13] best pitch is the high, hard heater – the shoulder high fastball. His movies tend to start off with a bit of scene-setting and then shift into high gear for the rest of the ride. So it is with From Paris With Love – a movie […]
MOVIE REVIEW: The Taking of Pelham 123, Ruined by Incredibly Dumb Moments. Michelle’s Review!
In a year when every summer film has been directed by some bland, visionless studio hack like McG, it was great watching a movie that clearly had a style and vision to it. At no point in “The Taking of Pelham 123,” you do not know that yes, this is a Tony Scott […]
MOVIE REVIEW: The Taking of Pelham 123 Zips Right Along!
Though it’s a remake, The Taking of Pelham 123 has an intriguing pedigree. It’s written by Brian Helgeland [L.A. Confidential, Conspiracy Theory, and Mystic River among other things] and directed by Tony Scott [Top Gun, True Romance and Deja Vu – but also The Fan and Domino], whose career hasn’t been exactly hot of late. […]
MOVIE REVIEW: Bolt in 3D: Disney Closes The Gap On PIXAR – But Only a Little
Walt Disney’s Bolt is a thoroughly enjoyable bit of fluff with just the right amount of darkness and danger to give kids [and their parents] a bit of a scare before everything works out. In terms of animation, it’s almost to the level of PIXAR, though the storytelling isn’t as fluid. The 3D, however, works […]