Is Birdman going to be an Oscar contender? After a festival run, the film currently stands at 94% fresh at Rotten Tomatoes, with Variety calling it a “triumph on every creative level” and Screen International saying it’s “a beautifully performed and smartly scripted black... Read More
‘Once Upon a Time’ “A Tale of Two Sisters” Recap and Review
'Frozen' arrived in Storybrooke but that wasn't all that went down in the first episode of Once Upon a Time season four. Read the recap and review...
Movie Review: ‘The Boxtrolls’
Critic Kevin Finnerty says The Boxtrolls looks gorgeous and will really engage younger audiences. Read the review...
Movie Review: ‘Hector and the Search for Happiness’
Critic Ian Forbes found a lot to smile about while watching Hector and the Search for Happiness Read the review...
‘Person of Interest’ Season 4 Premiere Recap and Review
Critic Kevin Finnerty says Person of Interest returns with a strong season four premiere. Read the review...
Movie Review: ‘The Guest’
Don't be afraid to invite The Guest into your life. Read the review...
Nicole Scherzinger of The Pussycat Dolls and The X Factor UK will be releasing her first album on the Epic Records label in 2015 and she’s just debuted the first single, “Run.” “Run,” produced by Felix Snow, is a gorgeous ballad, showing a softer, more thoughtful and... Read More
Five women who are considering becoming Catholic nuns will be at the center of The Sisterhood, a new docuseries on Lifetime. According to the network, the series will be the first time cameras have gone inside three convents to tell the story of women who are making the life-changing choice of... Read More
Director Juan Antonio Bayona (The Impossible) has started shooting his new film, A Monster Calls, starring Felicity Jones, Lewis MacDougall, Liam Neeson, Sigourney Weaver, Toby Kebbell, and Geraldine Chaplin. The big screen adaptation of Patrick Ness’ bestselling, award-winning novel will be... Read More
By Bob Doerschuk © 2014 CMA Close Up® News Service / Country Music Association®, Inc. Released Sept. 23 by Sugar Hill Records, Lee Ann Womack’s The Way I’m Livin’ begins with a wounded whisper, followed by a gospel rouser that somehow begs for mercy while asserting the fervor of devotion,... Read More
Fortunately, Once Upon a Time‘s fourth season will not consist entirely of storylines that have to do with Frozen. Frozen‘s Elsa, Anna, Kristoff, and Sven were introduced into the Once Upon a Time world with episode one of season four titled “A Tale of Two Sisters,” but the... Read More
Liam Neeson’s back in action hero mode for the third film of the Taken franchise, Taken 3, and 20th Century Fox is now showing off the first official trailer. Maggie Grace and Famke Janssen also return for the thriller directed by Olivier Megaton and heading to theaters in January 9, 2015.... Read More
Meghan Trainor, Katy Perry, Maroon 5, and Ariana Grande are all featured on NOW That’s What I Call Music! Vol. 52 set for release on October 27, 2014. The bestselling music compilation series has reached the top of the Billboard Top 10 chart 18 times and has sold over 250 million albums since the... Read More
Paul Thomas Anderson returns to the director’s chair with Inherent Vice based on Thomas Pynchon’s novel and starring Joaquin Phoenix. Warner Bros Pictures is releasing the film in theaters on December 12, 2014 and given its director and cast (Phoenix, Reese Witherspoon, Owen Wilson,... Read More
Filming is now underway in New Zealand on the Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon sequel, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend, directed by Yuen Wo-Ping and starring Michelle Yeoh and Donnie Yen. The Crouching Tiger sequel marks Netflix’s first original movie, with the streaming... Read More
The first single off of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 soundtrack has been released, with Lorde’s “Yellow Flicker Beat” marking the Grammy winner’s third official U.S. single. The soundtrack, which will hit stores in November, was curated by Lorde who hand-picked... Read More
Model/actress Naomi Campbell has joined the cast of Fox’s Empire in a recurring guest starring role. The series, which is set to premiere in 2015, stars Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson. Lee Daniels (Lee Daniels’ The Butler) co-created the dramatic series and serves as an executive... Read More
Focus Features has picked up the North America rights to the romantic drama A Little Chaos financed by Lionsgate UK. Co-written and directed by Alan Rickman (best known to millions of Muggles as ‘Snape’ in the Harry Potter franchise), A Little Chaos stars Rickman, Kate Winslet, Matthias... Read More
The British boy band One Direction is set to release their fourth album, Four, on November 17, 2014 and they’ve just revealed the first single from the upcoming release. “Steal My Girl” is a catchy, clap-along type of anthem written by 1D’s Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson... Read More
Dumb and Dumber fans will get to see Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels reprising their roles as Lloyd Christmas and Harry Dunne in Dumb and Dumber To coming to theaters on November 14, 2014. The sequel finds the dimwitted duo hitting the road to try and find Harry’s daughter – a child he... Read More
Elizabeth Banks, Donald Glover, Amber Heard, Andie MacDowell, Jada Pinkett Smith, and Michael Strahan have all officially joined the cast of the Magic Mike sequel, Magic Mike XXL. They’ll be joining returning Magic Mike stars Channing Tatum, Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello, Kevin Nash, Adam... Read More
It’s Chelsea Handler unleashed so you know this first trailer for her upcoming Netflix special Chelsea Handler: Uganda Be Kidding Me Live is definitely not safe for work or those easily offended. Handler’s stand up comedy act is featured in the new special which airs on October 10, 2014... Read More
Popular Disney tunes from Frozen, Mary Poppins, and The Lion King will be among the songs featured on NOW That’s What I Call Disney 3 hitting stores on October 27, 2014. Walt Disney Records and NOW That’s What I Call Music! have teamed up once again on the special Disney-themed album, with 20... Read More
Writer/director Peter Sattler makes his feature film debut with IFC’s Camp X-Ray, a gritty, timely drama set in the prison camp in Guantanamo Bay. Kristen Stewart stars as a soldier newly assigned to guard the high level prisoners, Peyman Moaadi plays a prisoner who she makes an unexpected... Read More