Hey, Toronto! Win Tickets To See John Carpenter's ESCAPE FROM NY On The Big Screen!

Yes, the Twitch curated Russellmania: The Legend Of Kurt Russell retrospective at the TIFF Bell Lightbox continues and while we will eventually get to films not directed by John Carpenter we've got one more of those yet to get out... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Destroy All Monsters: James Horner And The Music Of Inspiration And Change

Film composer James Horner died earlier this week, as we've previously reported. I'm scarcely qualified to eulogize him, and others have done so elsewhere with great depth and insight. Tuesday morning, for my part, was a terrible process of remembering... More »
By Matt Brown   
  

Review: TED 2 Boasts Few Laughs In Awkward Mix Of Lewd Humor And Classic Drama

Seth MacFarlane and Mark Wahlberg team up once again for Ted 2, an outing that is just as bawdy as its hit predecessor, but more scattershot, even by the standards of the mind who brought us Family Guy. Ted 2... More »
By Pierce Conran   
  

Learning From The Masters Of Cinema: Samuel Fuller's FORTY GUNS

Known primarily for his war films and crime dramas, American director Samuel Fuller also directed a quartet of westerns, the last of which being 1957's Forty Guns. The film was part of a deal struck with 20th Century Fox after... More »
By James Marsh   
  

The Rock To Adapt 80s Video Game RAMPAGE, Because, Why Not!

Deadline is reporting that Dwayne Johnson is getting back together with the team behind the action disaster flick San Andreas to adapt the 80s video game Rampage to the big screen. Because, hell, why not! If The Rock can turn... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  

Tom Holland Is Your New SPIDER-MAN, COP CAR's Jon Watts Will Direct

The wait is over! Ladies and gentlemen, Tom Holland is your new Spider-Man! Holland will first appear in Marvel's Captain America Civil War then in two stand-alone films for Sony in 2017.Jon Watts, director of Sundance flick Cop Car, will... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  

Title For INDEPENDENCE DAY Sequel Revealed

Nearly two decades after Independence Day wowed audiences with its winning combination of X-Files fuelled UFO interest, grand scale disaster movie spectacle, Top Gun style aerial heroics and Big Willy Smith himself, Roland Emmerich has called action on a sequel, which... More »
By James Marsh   
  

TITANIC Composer James Horner Dies In Plane Crash

It has now been confirmed that James Horner, the 2-time Oscar winning composer of Titanic and countless other Hollywood blockbusters, was killed when the small plane he was piloting crashed Monday morning in a remote area north of Santa Barbara.... More »
By James Marsh   
  

NBC Kills HANNIBAL

In a move that surprised no one but saddened many, including myself, NBC has pulled the plug on Hannibal after three seasons of suspense, ghastly opulent deaths, thinly veiled homoerotic friendship, cannibalism, exquisite photography, and unparalleled art and sound design.... More »
  

Stanley Kubrick's 1956 Screenplay THE DOWNSLOPE To Be Made Into A Trilogy

Deadline reported earlier that a screenplay that Stanley Kubrick (The Shining, A Clockwork Orange and Full Metal Jacket) wrote in 1956 will be developed into a trilogy. Kubrick wrote the civil war era screenplay, The Downslope, between other war films, Fear... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  

Watch Rose McGowan's Unsettling DAWN Now

Just like a certain Johnny Cash song, Rose McGowan's debut short film Dawn features a character wondering what a certain act would feel like. In this assured, masterful film, 17 minutes of storytelling are used to the fullest extent; there is no... More »
  

Twitchvision: Jason Gorber Talks INSIDE OUT, DOPE And Many More

We've been posting our most recent Twitchvision segments on the TwitchFilm Facebook Page (make sure to like it!), but for those like me that aren't really FB types we'll try to regularly post the videos here on the site as... More »
By Jason Gorber   
  

SICARIO: Watch The Thrilling Trailer For Denis Villeneuve's Crime Epic

Coming off of great buzz at Cannes, Denis Villeneuve's Sicario arrives on U.S. shores September 18. Today the trailer dropped and it's a doozy.Starring Emily Blunt as an FBI agent who gets thrust into the Mexican Cartel drug war, the... More »
By Ben Umstead   
  

FEAR THE WALKING DEAD: First Teaser For AMC's Next Undead Effort

I want my ZTV.AMC's adaption of the comic book The Walking Dead is so gosh darn popular, a second show taking place in Robert Kirkman's zombie universe is coming. Premiering this August, Fear The Walking Dead chronicles the survival of... More »
By Ben Umstead   
  

Review: DOPE, Mushy Like A Marshmellow, And All The Better For It

A sparkling reinvention of the classic coming-of-age tale, Dope feels absolutely fresh, acknowledging modern realities while cultivating ancient strengths. Written and directed by Rick Famuyiwa (The Wood, Brown Sugar), the film sets up its hero Malcolm (Shameik Moore) and his... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

Review: INFINITELY POLAR BEAR Blows Hot And Cold

Proof that fine actors giving strong performances are not always enough to save a movie, Maya Forbes' Infinitely Polar Bear seems too preoccupied with its 70s period setting and zany family antics to pay more than vague lip service to... More »
By James Marsh   
  

Review: INSIDE OUT, Filled With Emotions

It's no small coincidence that as Pixar enters its cinematic adolescence, it showcases a film that deals with the challenges of growing up. After changing the world of animation with Toy Story, they made a meteoric rise, crafting some of... More »
By Jason Gorber   
  

Hey, Toronto! Win Tickets To See John Carpenter's BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA On The Big Screen!

Hey, Toronto! The Twitch-curated Russellmania: The Legend Of Kurt Russell retrospective continues at the TIFF Bell Lightbox this week with a June 20th screening of John Carpenter's classic Big Trouble In Little China! And we want to give you tickets!... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Destroy All Monsters: It's A JURASSIC WORLD, And Apparently I Don't Live There Any More

It's a potent image, as others have noted: a dangling great white shark, purpose-built to remind us of Jaws, being lazily consumed by a gargantuan CGI mosasaur, leaping out of the water at Jurassic World in front of a stadium... More »
By Matt Brown   
  

FANTASTIC BEASTS: Katherine Waterson Lands A Lead Role Opposite Eddie Redmayne

Variety is reporting that Inherit Vice actress Katherine Waterson has landed one of the lead female roles in J.K. Rowlings' Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them. She will star in the Harry Potter spinoff movie opposite Eddie Redmayne who... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  
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