Ethan Hawke, Pedro Pascal To Star In ‘Answer to Brokeback Mountain’ by Pedro Almodovar

Spanish filmmaker Pedro AlmodovarThe next project is a short film Strange Way of Lifeand it was a film he said could be the “answer to Brokeback MountainAt one point, Almodovar could have pursued directing Brokeback Mountain, but chose not to work within the “restrictions” that accompany directing Hollywood films. But his new short film has … Read more

The director couldn’t help but set ‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’ in his beloved Bay Area

Steve Carell continues to voice Gru (center) in the upcoming film “Minions: The Rise of Gru,” which is set in San Francisco. Photo: Illumination Entertainment Universal Pictures “Minions: The Rise of Gru” is a kind of homecoming for director Kyle Balda. A computer animation homecoming, but still loves to revisit the places he loves. The … Read more

Worst DC Comics Film of All Time, Rating

Image via DC Not every superhero movie is bound for greatness; some made a lot of buzz before release and ended in failure. The following are failures—the worst DC Comics movies of all time, according to Rotten Tomatoes. After the Worst Marvel Studios Movie of All Time, it’s time to dig into the origins of … Read more

‘Despicable Me’ Prequel Overshadows ‘Minions’ Sequel

‘Minions: Rise of Gru’ Universal Minions: Rise of Gru (2022) Illumination/PG value/87 minutes Directed by Kyle Balda Written by Brian Lynch and Matthew Fogel Produced by Chris Meledandri, Janet Healy and Chris Renaud Starring Steve Carell, Taraji P. Henson, Michelle Yeoh, RZA, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lucy Lawless, Dolph Lundgren, Danny Trejo, Russell Brand, Julie Andrews … Read more


REVIEW OF THE MOVIE “BOON” Sometimes, a disposable B film can be refreshing. You rent it impulsively with low expectations. Usually, if the first 30 minutes aren’t enough drama to live up to, you’re looking for something else. “Red Stone” director Derek Presley “Boon” (*** OUT OF ****) qualifies as an exception. Remember, this insidious … Read more