MOVIES & TV

NEW MOVIE: 22 July

RELEASE DATE:October 10, 2018 STUDIO:Netflix DIRECTOR:Paul Greengrass MPAA RATING:N/A SCREENWRITERS:Paul Greengrass, Åsne Seierstad STARRING:Hang Tran, Thorbjørn Harr, Anders Danielsen Lie, Jon Øigarden, Lars Arentz-Hansen GENRE:Drama Plot Summary: Based on the true story of the aftermath of Norway’s deadliest terrorist attack. On 22 July 2011, 77 people were killed when a far-right extremist detonated a car bomb in Oslo before carrying […]

MOVIES & TV

‘Supergirl’ Movie May Be Set In ’70s And Feature Brainiac As Main Villain

While Warner Bros. has not greenlit a new Superman movie, the studio has reportedly shifted its focus on a “Supergirl” movie. Now new updates on the project have emerged, revealing the possible main villain and the setting. According to SuperBroMovies’ Daniel RPK, Brainiac is set to antagonize the titular character in the upcoming movie. He noted, […]

MOVIES & TV

New Movie: The Happytime Murders

Release date:August 24, 2018 Studio:STXfilms Director:Brian Henson MPAA Rating:Rated R for strong crude and sexual content and language throughout, and some drug material. Screenwriter:Todd Berger Starring:Melissa McCarthy, Maya Rudolph, Joel McHale, Elizabeth Banks Genre:Comedy, Action Plot Summary: No Sesame. All Street. “The Happytime Murders” is a filthy comedy set in the seedy underbelly of Los Angeles where puppets and […]

MOVIES & TV

Coming Soon: Operation Finale

Release date:August 29, 2018 Studio:MGM Director:N/A MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for disturbing thematic content and related violent images, and for some language) Screenwriter:Matthew Orton Starring:Ben Kingsley, Oscar Isaac Genre:Drama Plot Summary: Ben Kingsley will play Nazi Adolf Eichmann. The drama is about the hunt and capture of the Nazi war criminal in Argentina in the 1960s. Oscar Isaac […]

MOVIES & TV

New Movie: The After Party

Release date:August 24, 2018 Studio:Netflix Director:Ian Edelman MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:N/A Starring:Kyle Harvey, Harrison Holzer, Shelley Hennig, Teyana Taylor, Jordan Rock, Amin Joseph, Andy Buckley, Blair Underwood, Wiz Khalifa, French Montana, DJ Khaled, Ski Mask the Slump God, Pusha T, Tee Grizzley, Young M.A Genre:Drama, Comedy, Music Plot Summary: When an aspiring rapper goes viral for all the wrong reasons, he thinks his career is over. But when his best friend gets […]

MOVIES & TV

New Movie: Papillon

Release date:August 24, 2018 Studio:Bleecker Street Director:Michael Noer MPAA Rating:R (for violence including bloody images, language, nudity, and some sexual material) Screenwriter:Aaron Guzikowski Starring:Charlie Hunnam, Rami Malek, Roland Moller, Yorick van Wageningen, Tommy Flanagan, Eve Hewson Genre:Drama Plot Summary: Based on the international best-selling autobiographic books “Papillon” and “Banco”, the film follows the epic story of Henri “Papillon” Charrière (Charlie […]

MOVIES & TV

Coming Soon: S.M.A.R.T. Chase

Release date:August 31, 2018 Studio:Universal Pictures Content Group Director:Charles Martin MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Kevin Bernhardt Starring:Orlando Bloom, Jing Tian, Leonard Wu, Cao Kefan, Liu Enyou, Hannah Quinlivan, Simon Yam, Lynn Hung Genre:Drama, Crime, Suspense Plot Summary: “S.M.A.R.T. Chase” A washed-up private security agent has to escort a valuable Chinese antique out of Shanghai but is ambushed en route. Share

MOVIES & TV

Coming Soon: Destination Wedding

Release date:August 31, 2018 (LA/NY) Studio:Regatta Director:Victor Levin MPAA Rating:R (for language throughout and sexual content) Screenwriter:Victor Levin Starring:Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder Genre:Comedy, Romance Plot Summary: “Destination Wedding” tells the story of two miserable and unpleasant wedding guests, both pariahs at this affair, who develop a mutual affection despite themselves. But to act on those feelings would […]

MOVIES & TV

Coming Soon: Kin

Release date:August 31, 2018 Studio:Summit Entertainment (Lionsgate) Directors:Jonathan Baker, Josh Baker MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for gun violence and intense action, suggestive material, language, thematic elements and drinking) Screenwriters:Jonathan Baker, Josh Baker, Daniel Casey Starring:Myles Truitt, Jack Reynor, James Franco, Zoe Kravitz, Dennis Quaid Genre:Action, Sci-Fi Plot Summary: “Kin,” a pulse-pounding crime thriller with a sci-fi twist, is the story of an unexpected hero destined […]

MOVIES & TV

New Movie: Searching

Release date:August 24, 2018 (limited; wide: Aug. 31) Studio:Screen Gems (Sony) Director:Aneesh Chaganty MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for thematic content, some drug and sexual references, and for language) Screenwriters:Aneesh Chaganty, Sev Ohanian Starring:John Cho, Debra Messing, Joseph Lee, Michelle La Genre:Thriller Plot Summary: After David Kim (John Cho)’s 16-year-old daughter goes missing, a local investigation is opened and a detective is […]

MOVIES & TV

New Movie: An L.A. Minute

Release date:August 24, 2018 Studio:Strand Director:Daniel Adams MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Daniel Adams, Larry ‘Ratso’ Sloman Starring:Gabriel Byrne, Kiersey Clemons Genre:Comedy Plot Summary: Ted Gold (Gabriel Byrne) is a mega-rich, mega-famous, Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and blockbuster movie producer. Problem is, overwhelming success has turned him into a mega-hack, and he knows it. His misery and self-loathing makes him treat […]

MOVIES & TV

Coming Soon: Big Brother

Release date:August 31, 2018 Studio:Well Go USA Director:Ka-Wai Kam MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Tai-lee Chan Starring:Donnie Yen, Joe Chen, Kang Yu Genre:Drama, Action Plot Summary: Donnie Yen stars in the film as a seasoned former soldier recruited for his toughest mission yet – teaching a class of teen delinquents. As he kicks his way into both their school and home […]

MOVIES & TV

New Movie: The Bookshop

Release date:August 24, 2018 Studio:Greenwich Director:Isabel Coixet MPAA Rating:PG (for some thematic elements, language, and brief smoking) Screenwriter:Isabel Coixet Starring:Emily Mortimer, Bill Nighy, Patricia Clarkson Genre:Drama Plot Summary: Based on Penelope Fitzgerald’s novel of the same name; “The Bookshop” is set in 1959, Florence Green (Emily Mortimer), a free spirited widow, puts grief behind her and risks […]

MOVIES & TV

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Posts Biggest Debut For Romantic Comedy In 3 Years On Box Office

Crazy Rich Asians have struck gold at the North American box office with a record-setting $25.3 million (£19.8 million) weekend launch. The movie adaptation of Kevin Kwan’s bestselling book of the same name is already the first major Hollywood production to boast an almost all-Asian line-up in 25 years, since 1993’s The Joy Luck Club, and […]

MOVIES & TV

Tom Cruise Passed On ‘Green Lantern’ Reboot Because Of This

A few months ago, reports surfaced saying that Tom Cruise was eyed to play the new Green Lantern in a planned reboot. Confirming the reports, Crazy Days and Nights now says that the A-list actor was indeed wanted to star in the project called “Green Lantern Corps“. According to the site, the “Mission: Impossible – Fallout” star was the […]

MOVIES & TV

Dave Bautista ‘Thanks’ Disney After It Won’t Reinstate James Gunn For ‘GOTG Vol. 3’

 Dave Bautista has reacted to Disney’s decision not to reinstate James Gunn for “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3”. On Friday, August 17, the actor sarcastically tweeted, “Thanks @Disney !! Making America great again! [American flag emoji],” along with a link to a news article which headline reads, “Disney Not Rehiring James Gunn is a Big Mistake for Marvel […]

MOVIES & TV

New Movie: To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

Release date:August 17, 2018 Studio:Netflix Director:Susan Johnson MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Sofia Alvarez Starring:Lana Condor, Noah Centineo, Janel Parrish, Israel Broussard, Andrew Bachelor, John Corbett, Anna Cathcart Genre:Comedy, Romance Plot Summary: Based on New York Times bestselling novel by Jenny Han. What if all the crushes you ever had found out how you felt about them…all at once? Lara Jean Song Covey’s love life […]

MOVIES & TV

New Movie: Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich

RELEASE DATE:August 17, 2018 VOD STUDIO:RLJ Entertainment DIRECTORS:Sonny Laguna, Tommy Wiklund MPAA RATING:N/A SCREENWRITER:S. Craig Zahler STARRING:Thomas Lennon, Jenny Pellicer, Nelson Franklin, Charlyne Yi, Michael Pare, Barbara Crampton, Udo Kier GENRE:Thriller, Horror Plot Summary: In “Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich,” recently divorced and reeling, Edgar (Lennon) returns to his childhood home to regroup his life. When Edgar finds a nefarious looking puppet in […]

MOVIES & TV

New Movie: Down a Dark Hall

Release date:August 17, 2018 (limited, On Demand, iTunes) Studio:Lionsgate, Summit Entertainment Director:Rodrigo Cortes MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for mature thematic content, terror and violence, some language including a sexual reference, and smoking) Screenwriters:Mike Goldbach, Chris Sparling Starring:AnnaSophia Robb, Isabelle Fuhrman, Victoria Moroles, Noah Silver, Taylor Russell, Rosie Day, Uma Thurman Genre:Thriller Plot Summary: Based on the classic gothic YA novel by Lois Duncan. “Down […]

MOVIES & TV

New Movie: Crazy Rich Asians

Release date:August 15, 2018 Studio:Warner Bros. Pictures Director:Jon M. Chu MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for some suggestive content and language) Screenwriters:Peter Chiarelli, Adele Lim Starring:Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan, Lisa Lu, Nora ‘Awkwafina’ Lum, Sonoya Mizuno, Chris Pang, Jimmy O. Yang, Ronny Chieng, Remi Hii, Nico Santos, Jing Lusi, Ken Jeong, Michelle Yeoh Genre:Comedy, Romance Plot Summary: “Crazy Rich Asians” follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu (Wu) as she accompanies her […]