What better way is there to learn how to play a convincing rockstar on the big screen than to get pointers from the real thing? It was recently revealed on The Howard Stern Show that Bradley Cooper did just that when preparing to play Jackson Maine, the grizzled, deteriorating foil to Lady Gaga’s Ally Maine, in 2018’s A Star is Born.
On October 31st, the entertainment world lost yet another icon. Sean Connery, Academy Award winning actor, passed away at the age of 90. Connery leaves behind a staggering cinematic legacy spanning decades and featuring a slew of timeless roles — but there’s one franchise in particular that he undoubtedly left his mark on.
Halloween just passed and reminded us all, as it has every year since 1993, that Hocus Pocus is arguably one of the best Halloween movies ever. And just like Thanksgiving dinner, I personally would argue that it doesn’t have to only come around once a year. Give me stuffing and the Sanderson sisters year round,Read more
One of the ways Webster’s dictionary defines a troll is “a person who intentionally antagonizes others online by posting inflammatory, irrelevant, or offensive comments or other disruptive content,” and whereas Sacha Baron Cohen, the comedic mind behind a host of well known alter egos, primarily uses mockumentaries and satire to make his statements—one begins toRead more
As we prepare to say goodbye to another Major League Baseball season with the Tampa Bay Rays and Los Angeles Dodgers facing off in the 2020 World Series, baseball has once again proven to be an effective and welcome respite from the stresses of the world–even more so in a year as unprecedented as this.Read more
Since most everyone will be staying inside this Halloween, there’s really no better time to have a Halloween movie marathon. Of course, rewatching the classics is never a bad idea, but there’s also something fun about diving into some underrated gems that you may not have heard about. After all, Halloween cult classics are reallyRead more
The great Chiwetel Ejiofor has had a lengthy career as an actor, but 2019’s The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind is his first foray into the world of directing. It’s always a risky move to take such a drastic step career-wise, especially if there’s no guarantee that audiences and critics will respond. With Wind however,Read more
Australian pop star Sia has teamed up with HanWay Films to handle the international sales for her directorial debut, Music. The feature film is based on a short story Sia wrote in 2007, and the full script was co-written by Sia and children’s book author Dallas Clayton.
One of the things that I’ve missed the most over the course of 2020’s lockdown has been going to the movies. Don’t get me wrong, with little else to do, many of my days have still seen me unkempt, pajama clad, and binge watching from the comfort of my couch. However, it’s just not theRead more