Wes Anderson’s Next Movie is Apparently a Musical Set in 1940s France

Following this year’s middling (and arguably problematic) Isle of Dogs, writer/director Wes Anderson is looking to ratchet up the whimsy for his newest project and tackle something he’s never done before: a full-fledged musical. A new report indicates that Anderson’s upcoming film, which is still untitled, is going to be a musical that takes place […]

The Simpsons Movie SEQUEL ‘is finally in development’ PLUS Family Guy live action ‘hybrid’

Speculation has run wild for the last decade about whether or not the residents of Springfield would return to cinema, and now it’s looking increasingly likely that they will. According to the Wall Street Journal, a new film is “in development”, meaning it’s in the very early stages of production – and it’s not yet […]

Freaky Friday Star Heidi Blickenstaff Explains Biggest Stage-to-Screen Changes (Plus, Grade the Movie)

If you just watched the premiere of Disney Channel’s Freaky Friday and thought star Heidi Blickenstaff looked right at home in the role of straight-laced Katherine Blake, it’s because she is. RELATEDDescendants 3 Adds Cheyenne Jackson as Hades (aka Mal’s Father?) Blickenstaff is the first person to admit that the experience of filming Freaky Friday […]

Slender Man review: This horror movie reviews are HORRIFYING – Read why he critics hate it

Slender Man comes to cinemas in the US and UK on a wave of hype, some of it already negative, and it currently languishes with an abysmal 16% aggregate on Rotten Tomatoes. Not only was it an internet craze back in 2009, it also inspired two 12-year-old American schoolgirls to stab a classmate 19 times […]

Marvel Studio’s 10th anniversary movie festival is IMAX-only

Marvel is going all-out to mark the 10th birthday of its Cinematic Universe, and that includes upgrading the quality of the movies themselves. It’s hosting a 10th Anniversary Film Festival between August 30th and September 6th, and you’ll have to visit “select” IMAX theaters across North America if you want to join in. To that […]

With ‘BlacKkKlansman,’ Spike Lee Has Made a Black Movie for White Audiences – And That’s Okay

(Welcome to The Soapbox, the space where we get loud, feisty, political, and opinionated about anything and everything. In this edition: Spike Lee’s latest movie is his first to cater directly to white audiences and that’s something worth talking about.) At first glance, BlacKkKlansman checks all of director Spike Lee’s typical boxes — it’s black, unapologetic, […]

‘Ant-Man and The Wasp’ will be the last Marvel movie to hit Netflix

Sometime after Ant-Man and the Wasp finishes its theatrical run, it will stream on Netflix. But that’s the last Marvel Studios movie that will appear on the service, the New York Times reports. Starting with Captain Marvel, all Disney movies will land on the Mouse House’s upcoming streaming platform instead. So, Marvel fans will have […]

Microsoft adding support for Movies Anywhere, giving away free X-Men movie

Enlarge (credit: Movies Anywhere) Microsoft’s Movies & TV app for Windows 10 and Xbox now supports the Movies Anywhere service. And for a limited time, if you add your Microsoft account to the Movies Anywhere app, you’ll get a free film. Movies Anywhere, originally launched by Disney in 2014, brings together movies you’ve bought from […]

‘Minecraft’ movie delayed amid director changes

Were you eagerly awaiting Minecraft movie’s May 2019 release? You’ll need to make a change of plans. Director and co-writer Rob McElhenney has informed TheWrap that the originally slated debut is “not happening” as he’s leaving the project. It’s not clear why he’s departing or who will replace him as director. However, Warner Bros. is […]

Winnie the Pooh movie BANNED in China because he looks like their president?

The latest wholesome Disney family film has been refused a release in China. What possible offense could the beloved teddy bear cause anyone, especially an entire country? No official explanation has been given but The Hollywood Reporter has just broken a story linking the release blockage to the ruling communist party – and specifically its […]