John Turturro Joins ‘The Batman’ Cast As Carmine Falcone

As if The Batman cast wasn't already stacked with unexpectedly prestigious picks, director Matt Reeves has gone and cast John Turturro as Gotham City mob boss Carmine Falcone. Reeves made the news official on Friday with another one of his not-so-cryptic tweets. Fans of Christopher Nolan's Dark Knight trilogy will remember the character was previously … Continue reading John Turturro Joins ‘The Batman’ Cast As Carmine Falcone

Check Out This Stacked Cast For Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’

Central casting for Matt Reeves' long-gestating The Batman is nearly complete and folks, it's shaping up to be something truly special. We heard a while ago now that Robert Pattinson, former Twilight heartthrob and legitimately compelling performer, would be donning the cape and cowl to play the titular hero. Since then, director Matt Reeves (best … Continue reading Check Out This Stacked Cast For Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’

Andy Serkis Officially Directing ‘Venom 2’

Gollum has a new precious. Courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter, the actor-turned-filmmaker Andy Serkis has officially signed on to take over for Ruben Fleischer as director of Venom 2, furthering Sony's Spider-man-less Spider-verse. The film marks Serkis' third effort as a director, following the 2017 drama Breathe and last year's Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle for Netflix. Serkis … Continue reading Andy Serkis Officially Directing ‘Venom 2’

‘Dark Phoenix’ Review: Not Quite The Blaze Of Glory ‘X-Men’ Deserved

About the Film Directed by: Simon Kinberg Written by: Simon Kinberg Starring: Sophie Turner, James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, Nicolas Hoult, Tye Sheridan, Jessica Chastain Release date: June 7, 2019 Rating: PG-13 (for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action including some gunplay, disturbing images, and brief strong language) Running time: 118 min. Studio: … Continue reading ‘Dark Phoenix’ Review: Not Quite The Blaze Of Glory ‘X-Men’ Deserved

Top 5 Most Surreal Moments In The MCU Up To Now

Marvel Studios caps off a decade-plus of unprecedented success with Avengers: Endgame next month. In that time, there have been countless memorable moments for fans of Earth's Mightiest Heroes as well as for incoming fans. However, having been exposed to and enjoyed different iterations of the Avengers prior to 2008, many of those moments had … Continue reading Top 5 Most Surreal Moments In The MCU Up To Now

Film Review: ‘Captain Marvel’ Doesn’t Soar To Typical Marvel Heights

Captain Marvel is a frustrating film. It doesn't boast the signature wit or visual flare of a Guardians of the Galaxy nor the compelling narrative or emotional character development of an Iron Man or Captain America: The Winter Soldier. By comparison, Captain Marvel is a poorly structured and bland superhero origin story that harkens back to … Continue reading Film Review: ‘Captain Marvel’ Doesn’t Soar To Typical Marvel Heights

Matt Reeves Says ‘The Batman’ Will Be An ‘Emotional’ Detective Story

The next standalone Batman movie has been in development for so long that you could be forgiven for having forgotten all about it. War for the Planet of the Apes director Matt Reeves was brought aboard by Warner Bros. back in February of 2017 to head up the film; however, with the exception of a … Continue reading Matt Reeves Says ‘The Batman’ Will Be An ‘Emotional’ Detective Story

Film Review– ‘Glass’ Is Fractured But Fascinating

M. Night Shyamalan has a divisive filmography to say the least. His efforts range from Academy Award-nominated to the laughing stock of Hollywood. His latest film, Glass, perfectly embodies the extreme duality of what we have come to expect from the filmmaker's work: fascinating ideas burdened by questionable decision-making. Let's backup a moment. Glass is … Continue reading Film Review– ‘Glass’ Is Fractured But Fascinating

First Images of ‘Glass,’ M. Night Shyamalan’s Superhero Sequel

By Jordan Peterson | @thefilmmajor Marvel Studios for ten years now has been setting and raising the bar for quality superhero films. But did you know that for the better part of twenty years, filmmaker M. Night Shymalan (The Sixth Sense, Signs) has quietly but assuredly been building his own superhero cinematic universe? It all … Continue reading First Images of ‘Glass,’ M. Night Shyamalan’s Superhero Sequel

‘Incredibles 2’ has 8th biggest opening ever

By Jordan Peterson | @thefilmmajor With an A+ CinemaScore and a 94% on Rotten Tomatoes, it's safe to say both audiences and critics are pleased with Incredibles 2. After this weekend, executives of the Mouse House are sure to be too. According to Box Office Mojo, the much-anticipated Pixar sequel has swiped the title for best … Continue reading ‘Incredibles 2’ has 8th biggest opening ever