Archive for April, 2015:

AQUARIUS: NBC to Stream Entire David Duchovny Series Following Premiere

The influence of the Netflix original programming model continues to augment the way the old cable network warhorses broadcast their programs. Yesterday, NBC announced that Aquarius, their impending period series centered around a young woman who joins the Manson Family and starring David Duchovny, will be streamed in its entirety following the series' premiere. It's a major move for one of the great cable network empires, showing the want and ability to try out new modes of release and to […]
April 30, 2015

TOMORROWLAND Featurettes Reveal What Raffey Cassidy’s Athena is Capable Of

We’ve seen a good deal of Tomorrowland footage focusing on what happens when Casey (Britt Robertson) finds and touches the pin, but two new Disney Movie Surfers videos just surfaced and they show off loads of new details about everyday life in Tomorrowland including pricy jetpacks, futuristic rides and more. On top of that, there’s also two new character videos, one for Casey and one for Raffey Cassidy’s Athena, a Tomorrowland character we didn’t know all that much about - until now. […]
April 30, 2015

Amy Schumer Talks Mining Real Life for Her First Movie on the Set of TRAINWRECK

If there is an “it” comedian right now, it is Amy Schumer. From roasting Charlie Sheen, to her hit comedy series Inside Amy Schumer (the third season is now underway), to hosting the MTV Movie Awards, this balls-to-the-wall comedian hasn’t pulled any punches. Now, she is ready to take on Hollywood in a not-too-loosely-based on real life comedy Trainwreck, which hits theaters on July 17th. This big studio comedy will determine whether or not Schumer can successfully make the leap from television to […]
April 30, 2015

New SPECTRE Set Video and Pictures Reveal a Jaguar vs. Aston Martin Car Chase

Sony Pictures and MGM today released a new video blog from the set of director Sam Mendes’ new Bond film Spectre, as well as a pair of new images. The story finds Daniel Craig’s Bond receiving a cryptic message from his past that sends him on a journey to uncover a sinister organization, while M (Ralph Fiennes) battles political forces to keep the secret service alive. This video blog reveals that the chase is between Mr. Hinx (Dave Bautista) driving […]
April 30, 2015

TERMINATOR GENISYS Poster Decides to Openly Reveal the Film’s Twist

Paramount’s desperation play continues with the new Terminator Genisys poster. If you saw the second trailer, then you know that it turns out John Connor (Jason Clarke) is a terminator, a reveal that probably would have been kept secret had the movie garnered more interest earlier on. The studio isn’t easing up because now you can see the John Connor terminator in all of his fiery glory. Of course, if you’re a regular theatergoer passing by this poster and don’t […]
April 30, 2015

ALOHA: Bradley Cooper and Rachel McAdams Rehash Their Breakup in First Clip

Sony Pictures has released the first clip from writer/director Cameron Crowe’s new film Aloha. The movie stars Bradley Cooper as a defense contractor overseeing a weapons satellite launch from Hawaii who teams up with (and falls for) an Air Force pilot (Emma Stone) to scuttle a launch. Complicating matters is the fact that his ex-girlfriend, played by Rachel McAdams, is also in the mix. This clip focuses on the past relationship between Cooper and McAdams, and the dialogue is classic […]
April 30, 2015

X-MEN: APOCALYPSE Set Photo Does a Close up on Jean Grey and Jubilee

Bryan Singer continues to keep in touch with X-Men fans and today released another behind-the-scenes X-Men: Apocalypse image of new cast members. This time it’s Sophie Turner and Lana Condor, who play Jean Grey and Jubilee, respectively. The film takes place in the 1980s, and this image gives us a good sense of their fashion style. It’s also interesting to see Turner smiling since her performance as Sansa Stark on Game of Thrones is a constant expression of utter misery […]
April 30, 2015

Cary Fukunaga to Direct Father-Son Drama for A24

One of the most exciting young filmmakers working today just added another potential project to his docket. While Cary Fukunaga broke out in a big way after helming all eight episodes of True Detective, he was already doing stellar work on the big screen with his first two features, Sin Nombre and Jane Eyre. After True Detective, he shot the child soldier drama Beasts of No Nation with Idris Elba, which is set to premiere on Netflix as the streaming […]
April 30, 2015

Wednesday TV Ratings: ARROW Drops to Season Low, CHICAGO PD Gets Crossover Bump

The Wednesday TV ratings for April 29th are in; here are some of the highlights: At 8 p.m., Survivor won its timeslot with a 2.1 rating (in the key 18-49 demographic) and 9.17 million viewers for CBS, even though it was down to a series low. American Idol showed modest gains also at 8 p.m., but is still not hitting great ratings for Fox, as it notched a 1.6 rating and 7.32 million viewers. On the CW, Arrow was down to a season […]
April 30, 2015

POWER RANGERS Reboot Pushed to January 2017; Gosling and Stone Confirmed for 2016’s LA LA LAND

Lionsgate and Summit Entertainment have announced a slew of changes and announcements for their upcoming releases. First, let’s briefly look at the release date shifts: Power Rangers has been pushed from July 22, 2016 to a January 13, 2017 date. American Ultra will be released wide on August 21, 2015. La La Land has been given a prime summer date of July 15, 2016. Dirty Grandpa has been moved up from August 2016 to February 26, 2016. Criminal has been […]
April 30, 2015