Pinocchio enlisted by fascists in Guillermo del Toro’s version

Guillermo del Toro and his toy photo: mandraketheblack.de (Netflix) pinocchio, the timeless tale of a sad, virgin carpenter who has to resort to building a wooden child because he never fathered one of his own, is getting an update courtesy of Guillermo del Toro. And he’s really going for it. Rather than simply remake Disney’s … Read more

A Review Of Gaz Alazraki’s Father Of The Bride

(from left) Andy Garcia as Billy, Adria Arjona as Sofia and Gloria Estefan as Ingrid in Gaz Alazraki’s Father Of The Bride.photo: Warner Bros. Pictures A cheerful, vibrant and culturally precise reimagining of Father Of The Bride—both the elegant 1950 original and 1991’s hilarious remake—Gaz Alazraki’s new version starts with a melancholic undercurrent. As the … Read more

John Mulaney surprises unhappy fans with Dave Chappelle performance

Left: John Mulaney (Frazer Harrison/Getty Images), Right: Dave Chappelle (Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame) Comedian John Mulaney has come under criticism this weekend, after reports that he surprised audiences at a show in Ohio last night with an opening appearance from local resident Dave Chappelle, who proceeded to do … Read more

Mission Impossible 7, Transformers, and More from CinemaCon ’22

Tom Cruise, seen here in Top Gun: Maverick, stole the show at CinemaCon.picture: paramount Early footage from 2023’s Transformers: Rise of the Beasts, Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves and Mission: Impossible: Dead Reckoning Part 1 just screened at CinemaCon in Las Vegas and we’re here to tell you all about it. First of all, … Read more

Alex Kurtzman Speaks Up on The Mummy’s 2017 Reboot

picture: Universal Pictures It feels like it’s been forever since the release of The Mummy starring Tom Cruise. At the time, the movie was something of a big deal, both because it was a reboot of the (mostly) beloved Brendan Fraser films that lots of us grew up with, and also because it was infamously … Read more

Sonic The Hedgehog 2 outruns Ambulance at the weekend box office

sonic the hedgehog 2photo: Paramount Pictures and Sega It has only been two years and two months since the first sonic the hedgehog movie opened in theatersmere weeks before the COVID-19 pandemic shut everything down (it definitely wasn’t Sonic‘s fault, right?), and now we have sonic the hedgehog 2 speeding its way into theaters. Who … Read more

A Review Of All The Old Knives

Thandiwe Netwon and Chris Pine in All The Old Knivesphoto: Prime Video Chris Pine’s career as Jack Ryan came to an abrupt end after one movie, but much like George Lazenby and James Bond, that might just make him the perfect guy to play knock-offs of other iconic heroes. In All The Old Knives, Pine … Read more

Nicolas Cage on Playing Nicolas Cage in His New Movie

Pedro Pascal (as the world’s biggest Nicolas Cage fan) and Nicolas Cage (as “himself”) in The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent.picture: Lionsgate Nicolas Cage is unmistakable. In any role he brings his entire self—every weird, strange, bizarre facet of his personality surfaces in nearly every character. But now he’s up for a new challenge… being … Read more

Spielberg’s revving up to make a new Bullitt movie

Steve McQueen in Bullittphoto: Warner Bros./Courtesy Getty Images Car chase fans, prepare yourself: Steven Spielberg is developing a new movie based off Frank Bullitt, the San Francisco police detective memorably brought to life by Steve McQueen in 1968’s Bullitt. Per VarietySpielberg is working with Josh Singer, from The Post and spot lightto write a new … Read more

Nicolas Cage’s Renfield has a release date for us to sink our teeth into

Set your calendars, folks: We are now exactly 413 days from getting to go to a movie theater and watch Nicolas Cage Dracula the crap out of a bunch of scenery. That’s but dead linewhich reveals that Cage’s upcoming film Renfield—in which he’ll play the famed vampire, serving as master to Nicholas Hoult’s title character—has … Read more