Long shrouded in mystery, construction began in 1884 on what became known as the Winchester House, named after Sarah Winchester, the widow of a weapons manufacturer. What motivated her to continue construction on a mansion for decades, especially one with so many odd, noteworthy and unexplained features? Helen Mirren stars as the heiress in Winchester; […]

The First Purge: The title for the next installment in the Purge series has now been announced: The First Purge. The horror-thriller will examine how a small-scale test of a sociological theory became a nationwide phenomenon in which all crime becomes legal for a single night. James DeMonaco, who wrote and directed the first three […]

Just as rave reactions are coming out of the premiere of Black Panther, another upcoming Marvel movie has just debuted its first trailer. Ant-Man and the Wasp is the follow-up to 2015’s Ant-Man (with some residue from the aftermath of Captain America: Civil War, as well) and promotes Evangeline Lily’s character to full superhero status, herself. This first […]

He’s portrayed Walt Disney, now Tom Hanks will take on another children’s entertainment icon. According to Variety, the actor will play Fred Rogers in a biopic about the late kids’ TV show host. You know Rogers best as “Mister Rogers,” whose Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood debuted in an early form on Canadian television in 1963 and later moved […]

Marvel Studios’ BLACK PANTHER..L to R: Okoye (Danai Gurira), Nakia (Lupita Nyong’o), and Ayo (Florence Kasumba)..Ph: Matt Kennedy..©Marvel Studios 2018 While Marvel Studios’s Black Panther is headlined by the comic book company’s first and most famous black superhero and is set largely his African homeland Wakanda, the film’s diversity doesn’t end there. From his family […]

Aretha Franklin: Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson (Dreamgirls, above) will portray legendary musical artist Aretha Franklin in an upcoming biopic. Music executive Clive Davis, who has long been aligned with the singer, made the announcement and said that Franklin handpicked Hudson for the role. [Deadline]   Sundance Film Festival: Desiree Akhavan’s The Miseducation of Cameron […]

[embedded content] The 2018 Oscar nominees were announced earlier this week, including the nine candidates up for this year’s Best Picture, the highest award of the ceremony. Looking to catch up with some or all of the nominees? We’ve got you covered! Let’s run down each of the nominees and where you can watch them. […]

Need a quick recap on the past week in movie news? Here are the highlights: BIG NEWS The Shape of Water leads Oscar nominations with 13: Nominees for the 90th Academy Awards were announced this week, with Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water earning the most at 13. Other movies represented well include Dunkirk, Darkest Hour and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. […]

Deadline recently reported that Steven Spielberg was planning for his next two projects as director to be Indiana Jones 5 and a remake of West Side Story. Fans seemed to get the answer of which would happen first this week when author Mark Harris (Five Came Back) shared a casting notice for the latter, which Spielberg will direct […]