Here's Johnny Strong, and he's here to save the day. If you're tired of the same old Marvel and DC summer blockbusters, especially if you were let down by Batman vs. Superman or Suicide Squad, John Oliver's original character, Johnny...Show More Summary
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The aggregate opinion on this summer movie season seems to be that it was full of disappointments. Films made from the seemingly critic-proof formula of sequels and reboots with built-in audiences nevertheless seemed to let down critics and audiences alike week after week. From “X-Men: Apocalypse”...
The new blockbuster movie Anthropoid tells the fascinating story of the assassination of one of Hitler’s top henchmen in the Second World War - and it all took place in Prague.
“Nowadays there’s likely something way more exciting than the latest alleged blockbuster waiting for you on your phone, whether it’s a Frank Ocean record, a cornered Charmeleon, or some dank memes. And with social media providing us real-time updates of our passions and consumption, it’s become clear that, in 2016, people are less passionate about […]
Suicide Squad reaches its 4th weekend of release as a certified blockbuster for DC Films.
With the 2016 summer movie season all but officially over, plenty of movie bloggers/journalists have been quick to say this past summer has been rather lackluster for film. I would argue otherwise – while some of the blockbusters have...Show More Summary
When Hollywood studios want to build anticipation and excitement for an upcoming blockbuster, creating a wave of positive buzz, they release a trailer online or give it a special TV spot, like Disney did for its next Star Wars movie, Rogue One, during prime time Olympics coverage a couple of weeks ago. Show More Summary
The Guardians (foreign title “Zaschitniki”) is Russia’s attempt at a Marvel Avengers-style superhero blockbuster. Directed by Armenian director Sarik Andreasyan and starring Sebastien Sisak, Anton Pampuchniy, Sanzhar Madiev, Alina Lanina,...Show More Summary
It's a beautiful day. The sun is shining, the grass is green, and Russia is capitalizing on American superhero blockbuster movies. Guardians, or Zaschitniki, features four Russian superheroes who were created during the Cold War to help defend their nation against supernatural foes. Show More Summary
Rovio Entertainment has grown profitably in the first half of 2016, even before the profits from the blockbuster Angry Birds Movie have hit the books. Rovio’s animation business saw the globally successful theatrical release of The Angry Birds Movie, which opened in the No. Show More Summary
August 25, 1995: Apple releases the PowerBook 5300, the same Mac laptop which saves the world from alien invaders in the 1996 blockbuster movie Independence Day. And makes a whole lot more big-screen appearances too, for that matter…...Show More Summary
he summer movie season is essentially over and that means it's time to look forward to what's coming up. Since every season is now the season of blockbusters, it's not surprising that fans are waiting for one, though possibly not the one you'd think.
Michael Bay's Transformers 5 is going to be an adventure unlike any of his other blockbusters featuring anthropomorphised robots
A quick look at the movies that made the most this summer at the box office.
For the central villain of a blockbuster superhero movie, Daniel Brühl’s Helmut Zemo got relatively little screen time in Captain America: Civil War. (Directors Joe and Anthony Russo having apparently worked out that there are more interesting...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Kevin and Dan Hageman, the screenwriting brothers who came up with the story for Warner Bros.’ blockbuster The Lego Movie, have just been hired by DreamWorks Animation to rewrite the sequel for The Croods, the studio’s 2013 film that grossed $587.2M worldwide. The Croods 2 was supposed to be released on Dec. Show More Summary
“If you can’t find masterpieces amid the blockbuster flotsam, you simply aren’t looking hard enough. Film-making today, whether massively expensive or made with tiny budgets, shot on celluloid or video, is thriving artistically as much as it ever has. But today you’ll find greater diversity in the kinds of films being made, if not in […]
Highly-respected screenwriter and director Ava DuVernay recently became the first African-American woman to direct a $100 million blockbuster movie. Talk about #BlackExcellence! So how did the iconoclast get her start in the dynamic film industry? In 2013, at the Sundance
Hey, did you hear the one about the flashy blockbuster remake of the New Testament action movie that managed to attract neither the Game Of Thrones nor the Passion Of The Christ crowds? No? Us either, considering we barely even thought...Show More Summary