‘Cook Off!’ Trailer: Melissa McCarthy’s Shelved Comedy Finally Makes it to the Table

It’s the heyday of TV series like Chopped and The Great British Bake Off, so it seems like there’s no better time for a mockumentary film about the lives of quirky small-town cooking competitors. Ironically, Melissa McCarthy‘s comedy Cook Off! is a movie that has been long in the development oven, originally made a decade ago before being shelved in 2007. Now Lionsgate has picked up the film and re-edited it for 2017 … [Read more...]

‘Professor Marston and the Wonder Women’ Clip Urges Women to Create Their Own Destiny

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women reveals the rather surprising story of the creator of Wonder Woman, Dr. William Moulton Marston, and the unconventional relationship he had with two women. It’s a charming, thoughtful film that goes places you might not expect it to, and a new clip offers a brief glimpse of the film’s themes. Watch the Professor Marston and the Wonder Women clip below.One of the most pleasant surprises of my … [Read more...]

TV Bits: Cord Cutting, ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8, Seth MacFarlane’s ‘Flintstones’, and More

In this edition of TV Bits:Cord cutting has reached new heights Seth MacFarlane‘s The Flintstones show probably isn’t happening Sabrina, a Riverdale spin-off, is currently in the works New photos from The Walking Dead season 8 The Exorcist season 2 debuts a new featurette And more!Variety cites a research report that says the rate of cord cutting – aka canceling cable or satellite TV – has exploded in recent months and 2017 … [Read more...]

This Year’s DC TV Crossover Is ‘Crisis on Earth-X’ with Evil Supergirl, Flash and Arrow

With Supergirl, Arrow, The Flash and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow all situated at The CW, it’s now customary to have all of the superheroes check into each others’ shows for a major crossover event. Last season was the first time Supergirl was brought into the mix, and this season, we’ll see new iterations of the DC Comics superheroes getting in on the action, this time as super-powered villains. The CW and Warner Bros. … [Read more...]

‘Spielberg’ Trailer: A Star-Studded Profile of One of Hollywood’s Most Influential Filmmakers

There aren’t too many filmmakers who general audiences know by name. But if there’s one name still making movies today that they’ll recognize the most, it’s Steven Spielberg. The man has been behind the movie magic and suspense of Jaws and Jurassic Park, the wonder of Close Encounters of the Third Kind and E.T. The Extra Terrestrial, the adventure and action of Raiders of the Lost Ark and Minority Report, and the powerful … [Read more...]

‘Blade Runner 2049’ Behind-The-Scenes Clips Take Us to a Stylized Future

Blade Runner 2049 is getting closer and closer to its release date, yet much of the film is still shrouded in secrecy. In an era where most high-profile films have almost their entire plot-lines spoiled before they hit theaters, it’s fairly impressive that director Denis Villeneuve and company have managed to play things so close to the vest. Now, a series of behind-the-scenes features totaling over 20 minutes have arrived to give us our … [Read more...]

Theme Park Bits: ‘Nightmare Before Christmas’ Ride Concept, ‘Star Wars’ Galactic Nights, 35 Years at Tokyo Disneyland

In this edition of Theme Park Bits:See what a Nightmare Before Christmas ride might have looked like, as envisioned by one Imagineer Cars characters get into the Halloween spirit by dressing up at Disney’s California Adventure The Star Wars: Galactic Nights event is returning to Disney’s Hollywood Studios Get details on how Universal Studios and Legoland are incorporating VR worldwide The parent company of Louis Vuitton is bringing a … [Read more...]

Dylan McDermott & Dermot Mulroney to Appear on FOX’s ‘LA to Vegas’ Together, Confusing Everyone

For years, audiences have had trouble telling apart actors Dylan McDermott and Dermot Mulroney. There’s even an entire Saturday Night Live game show sketch with contestants trying to pinpoint which is which. Now audiences will be even more confused, because the two actors are going to appear together in a new TV show coming to FOX early next year. LA to Vegas is one of FOX’s new comedy programs that will debut on the network in the … [Read more...]

This Week In Trailers: Don’t Break Down: A Film About Jawbreaker, The Pathological Optimist, Rabbit, A Fantastic Woman

Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising? This week we scratch our chins trying to figure out what we just watched, get the band back … [Read more...]

Superhero Bits: Hellboy Shooting Location Controversy, New Punisher Images & More

Is Iron Fist responsible for the lower ratings for The Defenders? What’s in store for the season premieres of Supergirl, Arrow, The Flash and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow? What did Wells Cathedral say to those upset by the church’s decision to let Hellboy film there? Which Marvel Cinematic Universe star hopes to one day direct a comic book movie of their own? Which character has reportedly been cut from appearing in Justice League? … [Read more...]

‘1922’ Trailer: The Stephen King Adaptation Train Keeps On Rolling

Stephen King is everywhere these days. In fact, he’s sitting right behind you as you read this. Okay, maybe that’s not true. But adaptations of King’s work have increased tenfold in the last year, and that was before It went ahead and made all the moneys. With It taking in boffo box office, expect even more King adaptations to be announced. For now, though, there’s 1922, which is one of two different Netflix King … [Read more...]

‘Maze Runner: The Death Cure’ Images Provide Our Best Look Yet at the Delayed Sequel

Maze Runner: The Death Cure has had a troubled production, to put it mildly. The third and final film in the Maze Runner series was originally set to be released earlier this year, but a near-fatal accident befell the film’s star and put production on hold. Now Mazer Runner: The Death Cure is set for an early 2018 release, and this new batch of photos gives us our best look yet. See the Maze Runner The Death Cure images below.“I had … [Read more...]

‘It’ Pennywise Featurette Focuses on Bill Skarsgard’s Unpredictable Performance

For one generation, Tim Curry’s performance as Pennywise the Dancing Clown in the made-for-TV adaptation of Stephen King’s It will always be the first thing that comes to mind when they think about the character. But I’d venture to say with the popularity of director Andy Muschietti’s new film version of the classic horror novel, actor Bill Skarsgard‘s take on the shapeshifting entity is going to burrow its way into … [Read more...]