Despite the wonderful aesthetic and whimsical movie score, Dumbo fails to capture the magic of the original, offering audiences a film that just feels empty at the end.
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children gives a tad more depth to the characters but lacks the connections the novel has.
A brief look at the pilot episode of the new Showtime series “PENNY DREADFUL” that brings some of literature’s greatest stories to one screen.
By: Mack Rawden Through name changes and potentially real, potentially fake casting call plot descriptions, director Brad Bird’s upcoming Tomorrowland has remained one of the closest guarded secrets in Hollywood. Unless someone in the assembly line seriously screws up, fans likely won’t be able to unwrap the mystery in its entirety until the film hits theaters, but today, we got one more morsel to chew on. Raffey Cassidy, probably best known as young Kristen Stewart in Snow White And The Huntsman or young Eva Green in Dark Shadows, will play a young […]
By: Eric Eisenberg When we published the first official stills from 300: Rise of An Empire earlier this week, we learned a lot about the character being played by Eva Green – Artemesia, the commander of the Persian navy. We discovered that she has a personal vendetta against the Greeks, who killed her family when she was a child, and that she carries out most of Xerxes’ dirty work while seeking revenge. What we didn’t have, however, was an official image of her in costume. That changed […]
By: Eric Eisenberg Zack Snyder is only serving as a producer on 300: Rise of an Empire, the sequel to the 2006 blockbuster about how the Spartans fought off the Persians at the Battle of Thermopylae, but looking at the first stills released from the movie it would seem that director Noam Murro has done his best to capture the same aesthetic. USA Today has posted the first look images at the upcoming Greek epic adaptation, which will tell the parallel story of how the Greeks fought […]
By: Eric Eisenberg Though he’s spent a good chunk of his career on the small screen, starring in episodes of shows like Gossip Girl, Jericho, C.S.I. New York and United States of Tara, Shiloh Fernandez is starting to find permanent residence in the world of movies. After starring in movies like Skateland and Red Riding Hood over the past few years, the young actor has landed parts in bigger upcoming projects, such as the Evil Dead remake and Zal Batmanglij’s The East. […]
By: Eric Eisenberg The 300 prequel has already gone through two names, including Xerxes and 300: Battle of Artemsia, but now it seems that they have moved things around and the project once again has a new name: 300: Rise of an Empire. The new film is being directed by Smart People helmer Noam Murro and stars Sullivan Stapleton, Eva Green, Rodrigo Santoro, Callan Mulvey and Jack O’Connell. The news of the title change comes from Box Office Mojo. The plot of […]