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Review: Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse

June 6, 2023

Five years ago, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse delivered not only one of the best Spider-Man movies ever made but a medium-shattering new style of animation that pushed the envelope and show how much more was possible in that art form.  Now with Across the Spider-Verse, the team behind the movie has somehow pushed things even further, creating one of the most gorgeous and visually spectacular animated movies ever made and another incredibly fun love letter to all things Spider-Man.

News Shotgun 3/18/23

March 18, 2023

The new Silent Hill movie casts its leads, Guillermo Del Toro is working on a version of Frankenstein for Netflix, beloved character actor Lance Reddick passed away, James Gunn will direct Superman: Legacy, Daisy Edgar-Jones will star in Twisters and more in this week’s News Shotgun.

Action Hero of the Week: Marc Spector/Steven Grant

June 1, 2022

Suffering from dissociative identity disorder, mercenary Marc Spector and mild-mannered gift shop employee Steven Grant share the same body and have to figure out some way to work together and use the powers of the Egyptian god Khonshu to stop cult leader Arthur Harrow from finding and unleashing the god Ammit and condemning millions of souls to deadly judgment.

Review: Dune

October 25, 2021

After the visual spectacle of Arrival and Blade Runner 2049, director Denis Villeneuve has delivered his current magnum opus with the new Dune, which features jaw-dropping production design and special effects while also making the characters and plot interesting and understandable even if you’ve never read all 400+ pages of Frank Herbert’s epic.

Admit One 10/22/21

October 22, 2021

Here’s what’s new in theaters and streaming for this weekend: Dune (Theaters and HBO Max) Starring: Timothee Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Oscar Isaac, Josh Brolin, Stellan Skarsgard, Jason Momoa, Dave Bautista, Zendaya Directed by: Denis Villeneuve Plot: Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a great destiny beyond his understanding, must travel to […]

Battle at the Box Office 9/13/21

September 13, 2021

Shang-Chi remained strong in its second weekend and held onto the number #1 slot at the box office while Malignant became the third recent HBO Max/theatrical hybrid release to vastly underperform compared to expectations going into the weekend.