School is out. The hard part’s over. You wish!
Get a Job follows Will and Gillian – who discover that, as hard as it was to get the education they wanted, getting a job in the real world is much, much harder.
Get a Job will be in theaters and On Demand on March 25th. Check out the trailer after the break.
Continue reading The Easy Part’s Over Trailer: Get a Job!
The new trailer for Fantastic Four is now available just beyond the jump.
Lots of new footage including superpowers in use; Doom; interdimensional travel. Check it out – it’s great!
Fantastic Four opens on August 7th.
Continue reading Flame-Powered Trailer: Fantastic Four!
Following the success of Divergent, Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Kate Winslet, et al return for Insurgent, the adaptation of the second novel in Veronica Roth’s dystopian YA series. With the heavy lifting of all that exposition taken care of in the first film, Insurgent moves well, provides a few new twists and considerably more action and spectacular CG effects.
Continue reading The Divergent Series: Insurgent: Good. Coulda Been Great!
Whiplash, my favorite movie of 2014, is now available on DVD.
It’s a tale of the lengths someone will got to to be great, and the lengths someone will go to to push someone to be great. Whiplash won three Oscars® this year – including Best Supporting Actor for J.K. Simmons for the role of Mr. Fletcher, the abusive instructor/conductor of the top-rated music school’s jazz band.
Continue reading DVD Review: Whiplash!
Summit Entertainment has released the final trailer for Insurgent, Part 2 of The Divergent Series. It’s title, Stand Together refers to much more than just the Tris/Four relationship.
It’s a heckuva trailer. Check it out after the jump. Insurgent prmieres on March 20th.
Continue reading Pressure Trailer: The Divergent Series: Insurgent: Stand Together!
The new trailer for Insurgent is entitled Fight Back. Sounds like a plan. Check it out after the jump.
Insurgent opens on March 20th.
Continue reading Serious Response Trailer: The Divergent Series: Insurgent
When Josh Trank was picked to helm the reboot of the Fantastic Four – on the strength of his found footage take on superpowered people, Chronicle – it was seen as a very good move by 20th Century Fox.
Then came the casting – and what a furor that caused! Now, we finally get our first look at Reed Richards (Miles Teller), Benjamin Grimm (Jamie Bell), Susan Storm (Kate Mara) and her brother, Johnny Storm (Michael B. Jordan) – and see if all that noise was over nothing.
Check out the Fantastic Four teaser following the jump.
Continue reading Reboot Teaser: Fantastic Four!
Tris and Four are on the run, along with the rest of the Divergents, in the new trailer for the second film in the Divergent series, Insurgent.
Why? Because there’s a box that can only be opened by a Divergent – and it will give Jeanine and her Erudite faction what they need to take over.
Check it out after the jump. Divergent Series: Insurrection opens on March 21, 2015.
Continue reading Fugitive Trailer: Divergent Series: Insurgent!
The first teaser for Insurgent has hit the web and it’s a doozy! Maybe even a nightmare… Check it out after the jump.
Insurgent opens March 20, 2015.
Although one of the joys of covering a film festival is the cool movies that you might never otherwise see, there are always a few that you have to see even when you know they will being getting some kind of mainstream release. Whiplash – which won both the Jury and Audience prizes at this year’s Sundance Festival, is one of those. And it is just as good as those awards would suggest it is.
Continue reading CIFF Review: Whiplash – Yes, It’s That Good!