Film

Why Reshoots for ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Are a Good Thing

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” is a bomb the size of “John Carter!” Wait, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” is a revelation and the best film since “Citizen Kane!” In the last few days, depending on who you believe, the upcoming Star Wars spinoff blockbuster “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” is either ... Read More »

After Batman v. Superman, Can Suicide Squad Save DC From Itself?

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Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice is a very serious film about very serious heroes, with our two protagonists fighting at the darkest of night while giving speeches about trust and humanity.  This very serious origin film, (meant to spawn a universe of DC Comics-related Justice League films), also was a critical failure, clocking in ... Read More »

Brie Larson Is No-Brainer as Captain Marvel

Brie Larson Captain Marvel

Brie Larson has already planted her flag as one of the top actresses in Hollywood. With any luck, she will be joining the Marvel universe shortly. Variety reports that the Best Actress Oscar winner for “Room” is in early talks to play the part of the popular superhero in an upcoming standalone film and we can’t think ... Read More »

New ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ International Trailer All About Family, Hope

Star Wars: The Force Awakens International Trailer

There is a new international cut of the trailer, which we had assumed was the last before the film’s premiere, and it is perhaps the most informative that we have seen. We could spoil the surprises but watch for yourself. Okay, Disney, you win. I was going to see this film 3 times in the first ... Read More »

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Theory: Why We Haven’t Seen Kylo Ren’s Face In the Trailers

Kylo Ren The Force Awakens

by Adam Sweeney/@atxpoprocks The official Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer was released Monday and with it has come speculation that Kylo Ren is actually Luke Skywalker in disguise. We will address the many reasons this isn’t likely Luke in another article, but for now let’s explore the mystery of Kylo Ren. The Dark Side ... Read More »

10 Things We Learned from “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Trailer

The Force Awakens Official Trailer

by Adam Sweeney/@atxpoprocks Finally! We have a trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, two months away from the premiere of arguably the biggest film premiere ever. And man, was it a good one. Action, suspense, and spectacle are all in the two minutes and thirty-five seconds of footage, and we still are left with ... Read More »

Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone Fight the Good Fight in new ‘Creed’ Trailer

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I have a soft spot for Sylvester Stallone, especially in the Rocky movies. He is the quintessential underdog and it looks like Michael B. Jordan will be channeling his spirit in the new film Creed. In the Balboa-esque spinoff, Adonis Johnson (Michael B. Jordan), the son of Rocky’s rival-turned-friend Apollo Creed, must overcome great odds ... Read More »

Concussion Director Not Targeting NFL, Doesn’t Have To

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by Javi Perez If you haven’t seen the trailer for Concussion, starring Will Smith, I implore you to watch the video above. It tells the story of Dr. Bennet Omalu: the man who discovered Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, or as most people know it, CTE. It’s the result of constant head collisions that degenerate the brain ... Read More »

Marvel Announces ‘Black Widow’ Movie, Casts Channing Tatum as Lead

Black Widow Channing Tatum

Marvel shocked the film and comic world today by announcing they will be releasing a Black Widow movie in January 2017,  beating Warner Bros. and DC Comics to the punch in the race to get a female superhero on-screen. Wonder Woman, DC’s superhero installment, was set for a June 2017 release. Marvel pushed the envelope ... Read More »

Film Review: Balls Out

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by Javi Perez Just when you think you’ve seen everything that could ever be done in a sports movie, a film like Balls Out suddenly emerges. I have to admit, among my biggest complaints about the movie is how uneven it can seem. At times, it feels like a spoof; a good spoof though, not ... Read More »