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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 20

Jabba the Hutt is getting a Star Wars spin-off movie for some reason

Han Solo and Obi-Wan Kenobi have their own forthcoming standalone/spin-off movies, so why not other characters from the Star Wars universe? Makes sense, right? This may explain Disney & Lucasfilm's nonsensical decision to...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 18

NYC: Old School Kung Fu Fest 2017 is all about martial arts wonder women

The seventh Old School Kung Fu Fest kicks off today in New York City at The Metrograph. The event runs all weekend, and celebrates the kick ass women of classic martial arts cinema. The official theme is "Wonder Women of the ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 17

Interview with Inhumans director doesn't inspire confidence in fast, cheap IMAX TV series pilot

Judging from the first trailer and the San Diego Comic Con trailer, The Inhumans might be a bona fide disaster. Excuse me, a bona fide disaster shot in IMAX. A bigger screen won't fix bland, and this looks like the second Mar...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 17

That's no moon, it's an Obi-Wan Kenobi stand-alone Star Wars movie in the works

Even though the stand-alone Han Solo movie has gone through some major problems, Disney isn't giving up on Star Wars spin-offs. Heat Vision confirmed today that an Obi-Wan Kenobi movie is in the works. Academy Award-nominated...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 16

Trailer: The Killing of a Sacred Deer showcases unnerved Nicole Kidman & Colin Farrell

I'm guaranteed to watch anything from Greek filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos. Dogtooth haunted and disturbed me, and two-thirds of The Lobster is some of the best commentary on modern love I've seen. Lanthimos is back with his late...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 15

NYC: Watch wonder women kick ass at the Old School Kung Fu Fest (August 18-20)

Subway Cinema's seventh edition of The Old School Kung Fu Fest is back this weeked at The Metrograph, running from Friday, August 18th through Sunday, August 20th. Last year's Old School Kung Fu Fest celebrated Golden Harvest...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 04

Wax nostalgic, Daniel-san: Karate Kid sequel series Cobra Kai headed to YouTube Red

Your nostalgia has just crane kicked you in the face. A 10-episode half-hour sequel series to The Karate Kid is coming to YouTube Red, starring Ralph Macchio and William Zabka. There was reportedly a bidding war for the serie...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 02

Movie studios fear bad Rotten Tomatoes scores, are trying to thwart the Tomatometer

Bad reviews can potentially hurt a movie's box office in the same way that good reviews can potentially get more butts in the seats. As more and more people turn to Rotten Tomatoes to see what the critical consensus is on a m...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 02

Clint Howard will have a cameo in the Han Solo standalone movie

If you haven't heard, the Han Solo standalone movie is sort of a mess. Short version: directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller were fired over creative differences several months into production, star Alden Ehrenreich has had iss...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 01

Netflix is $20 billion in debt, really shouldn't have gone to grad school

Netflix remains a juggernaut in terms of movie and TV streaming, with more than 104 million subscribers worldwide and continued stock growth from investors. Yet according to an LA Times piece over the weekend, Netflix is also...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 31

Weta Digital starts work on James Cameron's four Avatar sequels (additional delays to come)

Best known for their groundbreaking work on The Lord of the Rings and the Planet of the Apes trilogy, Weta Digital announced that they have begun work on James Cameron's four Avatar sequels. There is no word yet on what ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 31

Darren Aronofsky's Mother! gets a teaser, with a full trailer coming next week

Mother!, the new Darren Aronofsky movie, is veiled in secrecy. The film stars Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem, and details about the plot are scant. A disturbing poster for the film came out in May, and there was an effective all-audio teaser that screened with Dunkirk. Now we have our first look at Mother! in this brief teaser, and it looks really intense. Check out the Mother! teaser below.   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 14

Watch the opening car chase from Edgar Wright's Baby Driver

Baby Driver was pretty good. Our own Matthew Razak liked Edgar Wright's latest film, though acknowledged in his review that the film's technical wizardry doesn't quite overcome the flawed story and sometimes inconsistent char...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 14

Review: Endless Poetry

In what may be the final years of Alejandro Jodorowsky's life, his work has turned inward and become sentimentally personal. He's exploring his own autobiography, but retelling it in his own odd way. Jodorowsky's previous fil...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 13

NYC: Japan Cuts 2017 starts tonight

The 11th annual Japan Cuts film festival kicks off tonight in New York City. Running from July 13th through July 23rd, Japan Cuts is one of New York City's finest film festivals, showcasing the best in Japanese cinema. I stil...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 30

The 2017 New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF) starts today

It's that time of year again. One of the best film festivals in the city is about to get underway. The New York Asian Film Festival kicks off tonight at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. The annual showcase of Asian cinema ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 30

Review: The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography

The B-Side is an atypical Errol Morris documentary. He doesn't use the Interrotron at all, his tool that allows interviewees to stare directly into the camera. Instead, the camera's just off to the side. The score is delicate...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 29

Trailer: Marvel's Inhumans looks like the most underwhelming thing ever shot on IMAX

The Inhumans was supposed to be a major MCU milestone, bringing the mysterious, magical kingdom of Attilan to the big screen. The people of Attilan are mutated with Terrigen Mist, which can unlock superpowers and change a per...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 28

Review: Okja

Bong Joon-Ho's Okja is a chimera of genre and tone. It's a lovable mutant like its titular super pig--the best super pig, we're told, the superlative like something out of Charlotte's Web. Which makes sense. As a director, Bo...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 26

More Han Solo drama: Lucasfilm hired acting coach for lead Alden Ehrenreich

The drama over the Han Solo stand-alone film continues. Last week, directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller were fired and soon replaced by reliable journeyman Ron Howard. Unfortunately this was six months into production. T...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 26

Trailer: Watch Jackie Chan vs Pierce Brosnan in The Foreigner

Jackie Chan fights Pierce Brosnan. Yeah, you read that right. The Foreigner has Jackie Chan vs. an evil 90s James Bond (so basically Sean Bean?), and it looks like a solid revenge thriller. Rather than Chan playing his usual ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 23

Review: The Bad Batch

Ana Lily Amirpour's A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night was a sparse yet stunning debut that overflowed with languid cool. So much of Girl Walks gets by on its moody/artsy posturing, which had shades of Jim Jarmusch's early work...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 23

Details emerge on why Lord and Miller were fired from Han Solo

The news of the week has been the chaos surrounding the stand-alone Han Solo movie. Directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller were fired Monday after six months of production due to major creative differences. Yesterday Lucas...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 22

Ron Howard is the new director of the stand-alone Han Solo Star Wars movie

Earlier this week, Lucasfilm fired directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller from the young Han Solo movie. They were six months into production, but major creative differences led to an unexpected and unprecedented split. Today L...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 20

Daniel Day-Lewis has retired from acting

In totally unexpected news, Daniel Day-Lewis has decided to retire from acting. One of the finest actors of his generation, Day-Lewis' last onscreen role will be in Paul Thomas Anderson's The Phantom Thread, which comes out D...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 16

Trailer: Slasher movie Happy Death Day could also be titled Groundhog Die

Happy Death Day looks like my cheesy kind of jam. Take the hook of Groundhog Day, apply it to a slasher movie, and--bing--you have my attention for 90 minutes. (But not a minute more.) Yes, Happy Death Day is like Groundhog D...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 15

Tom Cruise's excessive creative control may have ruined The Mummy

The Mummy isn't doing so hot. Poor reviews and a lackluster box office have put the entire Dark Universe cinematic universe in jeopardy. That might not be a bad thing, though. I mean, do we really need an Invisible Man movie ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 14

Trailer: Acclaimed anime In This Corner of the World looks like a moving war-torn romance

I'm not familiar with the films of Sunao Katabuchi, but after watching the trailer for In This Corner of the World, I want to seek out his previous anime features: Princess Arete and Mai Mai Miracle. Katabuchi was also a...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 14

Trailer: Found-footage movie The Gracefield Incident has aliens and a high-tech glass eye

There will be no end to found-footage movies. (Barring some worldwide cataclysm that ends film and society as we know it, of course.) They're inexpensive and, in a handful of instances, innovative and inventive. Those rare fi...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 13

Watch The Image, a 1969 horror short film starring a young David Bowie

David Bowie had a memorable, otherworldly presence on screen. He was a believable strung out alien in The Man Who Fell to Earth, a seductive strung out vampire in The Hunger, a dance-happy goblin king in Labyrinth, a proper B...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 13

Choose life, watch the first 10 minutes of T2 Trainspotting

I never got around to seeing T2 Trainspotting. In fact, I haven't seen the first Trainspotting since maybe the year 2000. Yet I've been meaning to rewatch the original and its sequel back to back to see how they complement on...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 13

Tom Holland reveals Spider-Man: Homecoming is the start of a new Spidey trilogy

As we get closer to its release, my enthusiasm for Spider-Man: Homecoming has sort of cooled. I mean, I'll watch it, but I think one of the trailers pretty much gave everything away, and the newest promo stuff looks like a ju...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 07

Wonder Woman is the hero the DCEU deserves, and also the one it needs right now

Wonder Woman is just what the DCEU needed. It's been getting very good reviews, and it's also been performing well at the global box office. As of this writing, it's earned $240 million worldwide. It's not stratospheric busin...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 05

New posters for Bong Joon-Ho's Okja describe the characters in terms of choice cuts

Bong Joon-Ho's Okja looks like a hoot--a Spielbergian eco-adventure about a brave girl and her mutant super pig. Reviews out of Cannes have been generally positive, and Bong himself seems pleased with Netflix allowing him to ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 05

Terry Gilliam finished shooting The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, dogs and cats living together, mass hysteria

Somehow, after 17 years of hell, Terry Gilliam has finished shooting The Man Who Killed Don Quixote. No, this is not a joke. He did it. Gilliam finally did it. And he lived to tell the tale on Facebook over the weekend. Gilli...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . May 18

Hellboy reboot releases Mike Mignola promo art, aims at a 2018 release

By now you've probably heard that Hellboy 3 from Guillermo del Toro is dead, but there's an R-rated Hellboy reboot in the works titled Hellboy: Rise of the Blood Queen. Director Neil Marshall (The Descent) is in talks to dire...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . May 18

Blade Of The Immortal trailer: Takashi Miike's 100th film is bloody samurai mayhem

Takashi Miike is one prolific guy. At 56 years old, he's about to screen his 100th movie (!) at the Cannes Film Festival. He's like the Robert Pollard of cinema: wakes up in the morning, makes a movie before he gets the coffe...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . May 18

Trailer: Bong Joon Ho's Okja looks like a gorgeous, Spielbergian eco-terror adventure

Bong Joon Ho is one of Korea's most acclaimed and beloved filmmakers, and one of the most respected directors in the world. He made an international name for himself with 2003's Memories of a Murder, and went on to craft The ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . May 17

Review: Abacus: Small Enough to Jail

Steve James may be incapable of directing a bad documentary. His films includes Hoop Dreams, The Interrupters, and Life Itself. With Abacus: Small Enough to Jail, James continues his record as one of America's most relia...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . May 10

Radiohead's Thom Yorke will compose the score for Luca Guadagnino's Suspiria remake

Dario Argento's Suspiria is one of the great Italian horror films. Released in 1977, it plays out like a colorful, strange, dreamlike supernatural fairy tale. I've never found it scary, but its visual style and bright color p...   0




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