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Musical Montage: UB40 “Can’t Help Falling in Love”

June 7, 2021

For Speed 2: Cruise Control, director Jan De Bont wanted the soundtrack full of reggae and Caribbean inspired music to go along with the tropical cruise setting of the movie, which included UK reggae group UB40 performing a cover of Elvis’ “Can’t Help Falling in Love”, which became one of the biggest hits of 1997.

New Release Round Up 5/4/21

May 4, 2021

90s action classic Speed is out for the first time on 4K this week along with recent HBO Max releases The Little Things and Judas and The Black Messiah, Vanilla Ice’s ridiculous starring vehicle Cool as Ice on Blu-Ray, and more on DVD and Blu-Ray.

News Shotgun 7/18

July 18, 2020

Iconic Hollywood props are getting auctioned off for huge prices next month, Clone Wars is getting a spin-off, Jon Hamm is the new Fletch, Wishbone is getting a movie, Keanu Reeves is writing a comic book and more in this week’s News Shotgun.

Musical Montage: Billy Idol “Speed”

August 19, 2019

Outside of Mark Mancina’s memorable and propulsive score for 1994’s Speed, the other music tie-ins are not well known at best and forgotten at worst, like a title track off the soundtrack album from none other than Billy Idol.

Admit One 6/8

June 8, 2018

The Ocean’s series is back with Sandra Bullock leading an all female heist team, this summer’s critically acclaimed horror movie from A24, Hereditary, and the John Wickesque Hotel Artemis are this weekend’s new releases.