Archive for June, 2014:

Batman v. Superman Dawn of Justice: First Look at Henry Cavill as Clark Kent

We’ve got our first look at Henry Cavill as Clark Kent in Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice in a Twitter feed photo from the most unlikely and awesome of places. Cavill is in full Clark Kent costume holding a T-shirt for the Royal Marines Charitable Trust Fund. The organization helps the UK's retired Royal Marines and their families and they posted the photo of Cavill on their social media account to raise awareness. I’d say it succeeded! It’s our first […]
June 30, 2014

Foxcatcher: Channing Tatum Character Poster Revealed!

Channing Tatum looks fierce in his character poster for the upcoming riveting true story Foxcatcher. Foxcatcher lands in theaters November 14 and is easily one of the year’s first true Oscar contenders. The true story follows Steve Carell as John du Pont, who persuades Olympic Gold Medal winning wrestler Mark Schultz (Tatum) to move into his expansive estate to train as his charge. As teased in the Foxcatcher teaser trailer, Du Pont is a wrestling aficionado who paints himself as a coach and […]
June 30, 2014

Jurassic World: Bloody Set Photo!

Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow has shared some fantastic, yet quite teasing, shots from his currently shooting return to the world of Jurassic Park. His latest... let’s just say it doesn’t look good for whoever this bloody hand print belongs to! Just a week after he showed us the shadow of a dinosaur pic, and we got our first Jurassic World stills, we get this shot of a Mobile Veterinary Unit vehicle. Who does the hand print belong to? Could […]
June 29, 2014

X-Men Apocalypse: Looks Like Bryan Singer Will Direct!

X-Men: Days of Future Past came out to huge success and has banked nearly $700 million at the international box office. We know that the sequel, which is called X-Men: Apocalypse is set to be released May 22, 2016 and is already in pre-production. What we don’t know, is whether director Bryan Singer will be back. The scandal that kept him from press opportunities to promote X-Men: Days of Future Past seemed to have him put on hold in terms […]
June 28, 2014

Deliver Us From Evil: Edgar Ramirez on Clash Between "Divinity and Profanity"

Edgar Ramirez stars in Deliver Us From Evil as a priest who has on more than one occasion had his faith challenged after witnessing a horrific moment or two. We caught up with Ramirez for an exclusive interview where the star talks about what most surprised him in his research about the real people who perform exorcisms. “The contradiction between divinity and profanity,” Ramirez said without missing a beat. “There’s an inherent clash of forces in these people when it […]
June 28, 2014

Weekend Movie Preview: June 27, 2014

The wait is over, Transformers fans. Transformers: Age of Extinction hits theaters with a new star (Mark Wahlberg) and high expectations. But, it is not alone in the new-to-the-theaters department this weekend.  Joining that monster of a movie are two smaller flicks. Chris Evans stars as a hero of a different kind in Snowpiercer, and Paul Rudd and Amy Poehler make fun of rom-coms in They Came Together. Let's break it down: Transformers Age of Extinction: The latest Michael Bay explosive blockbuster takes place years after the […]
June 28, 2014

Tammy Giveaway: Hit the Road Prize Pack Including $150 Gift Card!

Tammy stars Melissa McCarthy in the title role and to say she's having a tough time is a gross understatement. As teased in the Tammy trailer, Tammy loses her job, comes home to find her husband having an affair with a neighbor and her car decides that's the day to die beyond repair. To celebrate the return of a comic wunderkind in McCarthy, Movie Fanatic is presenting a Tammy prize pack that includes movie-related swag (love the "Coming in Hot" Tank Top inspired by this Tammy […]
June 27, 2014

Enter Our TAMMY Giveaway and Win Free Stuff

This Fourth of July, it’s not aliens or explosions that will be dominating the box office; it’s Melissa McCarthy.  The actress co-wrote and stars in the comedy Tammy, directed by her husband Ben Falcone, which tells the story of a down-and-out woman (McCarthy) who takes a road trip with her foul-mouthed, alcoholic grandmother (Susan Sarandon).  In anticipation of the film’s release, we’ve been provided with some Tammy-related items to give away to a few lucky readers.  The materials include a […]
June 27, 2014

Transformers Age of Extinction Review: Bombastic Blockbuster

Everything feels enormous in Transformers: Age of Extinction. And yes, we know that’s how it's supposed to be with the Michael Bay franchise that began in 2007. But, there is something truly gargantuan about this fourth Transformers movie. Bay has some new toys, and he was all too excited to bring them out to play. Bay shot much of the film with IMAX cameras and he finally has a canvas to fill as big as his dreams. And speaking of […]
June 27, 2014

They Came Together: Paul Rudd & Amy Poehler Lampoon Rom-Coms

If you are going to make a Scary Movie-like film that parodies romantic comedies like the Wayans family made fun of horror movies, who better to lead the way than Amy Poehler and Paul Rudd? In They Came Together, the two are a dynamic duo of trashing a beloved -- yet tired -- film genre. Rudd and Poehler star as a pair of mismatched fools who find love in spite of themselves, and they utilize every cliché in the book on […]
June 27, 2014