Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Lin-Manuel Miranda proudly present “Millennials: The Musical”, a loving satire of musical theater and millennial culture. It tells the surprisingly uplifting story of a privileged Brooklynite, Crystal, whose world comes crumbling down when she loses her phone. #Hashtag. If you’re looking for more Johnson/Miranda goodness, check out this clip from their new Disney hit Moana featuring The Rock’s solo tune, “You’re Welcome”: Moana is currently playing in theaters.
Here’s your first look at Marvel’s highly anticipated live-action adaptation of Doctor Strange. The Internet’s boyfriend Benedict Cumberbatch plays the title character, Stephen Strange, the world’s top neurosurgeon, who is injured in a car accident that ends his career. He then sets out on a journey of healing, where he meers The Ancient One (Tilda Swinton), who mentors in the mystic arts. Cumberbatch’s 12 Years a Slave co-star Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, and Hannibal‘s Mads Mikkelsen co-star. The film isRead More →
Sony has dropped the first trailer for Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters reboot and man, it’s going to be epic. The new film looks like it’ll follow the same beats as the 1984 classic, three paranormal scientists (Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon) are joined by a blue collar, average citizen (Leslie Jones) to fight supernatural shenanigans happening all across New York City, but now with added face-slappings (courtesy of soon-to-be superstar Jones), body possessions, and Chris Hemsworth. Hey, as long asRead More →
Netflix dropped the first, full official trailer for the latest flick in the Pee-wee Herman franchise this morning and the whole world is rejoicing. In Pee-wee’s Big Holiday, the forever man-child (Paul Reubens, who also co-wrote the screenplay) has a fateful meeting with a mysterious stranger (True Blood‘s Joe Manganiello) who inspires him to take his first-ever holiday in this epic story of friendship and destiny. Judd Apatow produces. Pee-wee’s Big Holiday begins streaming on Netflix on Friday, March 18th.
With Star Wars: The Force Awakens taking in over $2,000,000,000 worldwide — over $916,000,000 in The United States and Canada alone, making it the highest grossing film of all time in both territories — there was no way Disney wasn’t going to bankroll another installment of the Star Wars franchise. So, they made the news official today with this video announcement above and this press release via StarWars.com: “Rey took her first steps into a larger world in Star Wars: TheRead More →
In the market for a gangsta pet? Well then, Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key are back with Keanu, their first feature film that spoofs the Keanu Reeves cult classic John Wick. Co-starring Will Forte, Method Man, and an adorable kitten, who just happens to be the title character. TAKE OUR MONEY NOW!!! Keanu opens nationwide on Friday, April 29th.
The Defendant: Lucio Fulci’s 1983 Sword and Sandal epic (?) Conquest. Currently streaming for free on Shout Factory. It’s a definite NSFW type film so enjoy it at work people who don’t know what NSFW stands for. The Case Against The Defendant (A.K.A. Why You Would Normally Avoid a Movie Like This): The film was shot intentionally foggy, so it’s not just the quality of the transfer. It doesn’t need to explain anything about itself to you, or soRead More →
Well, the Oscar nominees were announced on Thursday morning and things we like were either nominated (Mad Max: Fury Road, Room) or, for whatever reason, not (people of color). In the meantime, Leonardo DiCaprio is gunning for his first Best Actor prize as the current awards bait he’s in The Revenant leads the pack with 12 nods, including Best Picture, Best Director for last year’s winner, Alejandro González Iñárritu, and Best Supporting Actor for Tom Hardy. Hardy also happens toRead More →