*** out of **** Rated PG-13 (for sequences of sci-fi action and violence, some language and suggestive dialogue) Released: May 25, 2018 Runtime: 135 minutes Director: Ron Howard Starring: Alden Ehrenreich, Emilia Clarke, Woody Harrelson, Donald Glover, Joonas Suotamo, Paul Bettany, Thandie Newton, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Jon Favreau, Lily Newmark, Linda Hunt You thought The Force Awakens was fan service? [...]

Tom Cruise Goes All Out In New FALLOUT Trailer (VIDEO/POSTER) There's no better action franchise today - and maybe no better franchise, period - than the Mission: Impossible films. In its 22nd year, the Tom Cruise-led spy series boasts real-life stunts that live up to the "Impossible" name, and Mission: Impossible - Fallout looks no different. In this latest trailer, the never-aging Cruise returns [...]

New JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM Featurette Highlights Most Dinos Ever (VIDEO) May 15th is National Dinosaur Day, so it's a perfect time for Universal's marketing team to unleash another promo of the upcoming blockbuster Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. This behind-the-scenes featurette showcases the dinosaurs, old and new (including scary genetic hybrids), the sum total of which producer Tim Crowley says equals "more dinosaurs than you've [...]

BATMAN NINJA (Movie Review)

*** out of **** Rated PG-13 (for some language, sequences of violence and action, and for some suggestive material) Released: May 8, 2018, on home video platforms Runtime: 85 minutes Directed by: Junpei Mizusaki Starring: the voices of Roger Craig Smith, Tony Hale, Grey Griffin, Adam Croasdell, Tara Strong, Fred Tatasciore, Yuri Lowenthal, Tom Kenny, Eric [...]

Ron Howard Bluths The Skywalkers By Narrating A NEW HOPE (VIDEO) When you officially bring Ron Howard into the Star Wars universe, this is the kind of inspired crossover you get. Howard, the director of the upcoming Solo: A Star Wars Story, is also the narrator of the long (if intermittently) running comedy series Arrested Development. It's about a rich family of eccentrics with only one [...]

TULLY (Movie Review)

** out of **** Rated R (for strong language and sexuality/nudity) Released: May 4, 2018 Runtime: 96 minutes Directed by: Jason Reitman Starring: Charlize Theron, Mackenzie Davis, Ron Livingston, Mark Duplass, Elaine Tan My review of Tully, for The Tulsa Voice. It's the new film from the Juno writer/director team of, respectively, Diablo Cody and Jason Reitman [...]