Jordan Peele’s New Film Lands Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer

Jordan Peele is one of the most exciting filmmakers working today. His films have become high-profile events. So, when the Get Out director casts the leads for his upcoming project, we have to take notice. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Peele has done just that. Actor and recording artist Keke Palmer has officially signed on … Continue reading Jordan Peele’s New Film Lands Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer

Announced: Writers Guild Awards Nominations 2021

Each year members of the Writers Guild of America vote to recognize the year's writing accomplishments in the categories of film, television, new media, audio/radio, news and promotional writing. For the purpose of this blog, we will be specifically focusing on the WGA Award nominees for film, which were recently announced. This year, Amazon scored … Continue reading Announced: Writers Guild Awards Nominations 2021

Jared Leto, Darren Aronofsky Teaming With Blumhouse For Supernatural Thriller ‘Adrift’

It seems MGM is looking to make the first major acquisition of 2021. Per Deadline, the studio is nearing a deal to nab Adrift. The project is being described as a supernatural thriller from The Ring scribe Koji Suzuki. Jared Leto is attached to star in the picture while Darren Aronofsky is set to direct. … Continue reading Jared Leto, Darren Aronofsky Teaming With Blumhouse For Supernatural Thriller ‘Adrift’

2021 Academy Awards Season Calendar: When Are The Guilds Handing Out Their Prizes?

As we head into February, we're also heading into awards season 2021. You might recall, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences delayed the annual Oscars ceremony back to April this year in light of the pandemic. The window for Academy Awards eligibility has also been extended through February 28. Fortunately, if you like … Continue reading 2021 Academy Awards Season Calendar: When Are The Guilds Handing Out Their Prizes?

Alan Horn Stepping Down As Head Of Walt Disney Studios

Disney announced Monday morning that Alan Bergman is officially taking over for Alan Horn as the Chairman of Walt Disney Pictures, a position Horn has held since 2012. The two Alan's have been serving as co-chairman since May of 2019. Horn will stay on with the Mouse House as Chief Creative Officer. The announcement comes … Continue reading Alan Horn Stepping Down As Head Of Walt Disney Studios

Production Wraps On Robert Eggers’ Viking Revenge Flick ‘The Northman’

Robert Eggers is one of the most exciting young filmmakers working today. His last two films, The Witch and The Lighthouse, are two of the best reviewed and most memorable films of the last decade. Needless to say, excitement is high for the filmmaker to deliver another artsy anomaly. Fortunately, it doesn't appear we'll have … Continue reading Production Wraps On Robert Eggers’ Viking Revenge Flick ‘The Northman’

2020 National Film Registry Inductees Include ‘The Dark Knight’; ‘Blues Brothers’; ‘Shrek’ & More

Each year, under the National Film Preservation Act, 25 films at least ten years old are entered into the the Library of Congress' National Film Registry for conservation. These films are deemed by the librarian as well as members of the National Film Preservation Board to be "culturally, historically or aesthetically" significant. The final inductees … Continue reading 2020 National Film Registry Inductees Include ‘The Dark Knight’; ‘Blues Brothers’; ‘Shrek’ & More

Coming Soon: Updated 2021 Movie Release Dates And Information

**This post has been updated as of May 2, 2021. 2020 has been fraught with peril. The least of which is the complete shakeup of the motion picture industry. That said, this is a movie blog and we will therefore talk about how the current pandemic has impacted the movies. One of the biggest setbacks … Continue reading Coming Soon: Updated 2021 Movie Release Dates And Information

Neil Patrick Harris Boards Absurd Quasi-Nicolas Cage Biopic ‘The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent’

Neil Patrick Harris is the latest in an admittedly impressive line of on-screen talents to sign onto the wacky, quasi-Nicolas Cage biopic The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent. The film envisions a fictionalized version of Cage who, creatively unfulfilled and facing financial ruin, must accept a $1 million offer to attend the birthday of a … Continue reading Neil Patrick Harris Boards Absurd Quasi-Nicolas Cage Biopic ‘The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent’

‘A Quiet Place’ Spinoff Coming From ‘Mud’ & ‘Loving’ Director Jeff Nichols

The release of John Krasinski's follow-up to his smash monster hit A Quiet Place was delayed by more than a full calendar year. It's a bummer for sure, but fan's patience are about to be rewarded two-fold. According to THR, Jeff Nichols, the filmmaker behind such critical darlings as Mud and Loving, has been tapped … Continue reading ‘A Quiet Place’ Spinoff Coming From ‘Mud’ & ‘Loving’ Director Jeff Nichols