** out of **** Rated PG-13 (for sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and some language) Released:  March 23, 2018 Runtime: 111 minutes Director: Steven S. DeKnight Starring: John Boyega, Scott Eastwood, Cailee Spaeny, Charlie Day, Burn Gorman, Tian Jing, Jin Zhang, Adria Arjona, Rinko Kikuchi An absolutely mind-numbing action movie, Pacific Rim: Uprising is, at least, not so bad [...]

Heartwarming Trailer For Mr. Rogers Docu WON’T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR? (VIDEO) It's not often (if ever) that someone as counter-cultural as Mr. Rogers, a person so unhip and categorically square, can be so universally revered. But no matter who you talk to - liberal or conservative, progressive or traditionalist - the sentiments are the same: Fred Rogers was the best of us, someone we all [...]

You Watch A Movie With Your Ears: A Fascinating “Look” At Sound Design (VIDEO ESSAY) You'll never watch a movie the same way again, because you'll finally realize just how much the sound is affecting what you see and how you see it. That's the result of this brilliant video essay by Evan Puschak, a.k.a. The Nerdwriter. He takes a scene from Steven Spielberg's Munich and breaks down exactly [...]

Listen To Main Title Theme From READY PLAYER ONE Soundtrack (AUDIO) There's something perfect, even poetic, about having the composer from Back To The Future write the music for Ready Player One, even beyond the fact that a DeLorean is a primary vehicle in the film's OASIS VR world. Steven Spielberg's regular composer John Williams was not available this time around; his scoring plate was [...]

Avengers Assemble Against Thanos In 2nd INFINITY WAR Trailer (VIDEO/POSTER) In a digital orgy of visual effects and superhero overkill, the latest trailer for Avengers: Infinity War is itself a monolith unto the bloated excesses that major studio tentpoles now aspire to. God only knows what the actual film is going to feel like. Mileage, obviously, will vary, but for box office heights the [...]

Final READY PLAYER ONE Trailer Rides Wave Of First Raves (VIDEO) Following a surprise premiere at the South By Southwest Film Festival in Austin, TX, Warner Bros. has released a bonus trailer for Ready Player One just two weeks before its global debut. Initial reactions to Steven Spielberg's return to blockbuster spectacle were mostly raves, some gushing, with only a few detractors. Take one guess [...]

Albus Joins Newt In First FANTASTIC BEASTS 2 Trailer (VIDEO) That Dumbledore is all suave and whatnot. Such is the unsurprising takeaway from the first trailer for the Harry Potter prequel sequel Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. Moving from 1920s New York to Paris (by way of a stop at Hogwarts), Eddie Redmayne's Newt Scamander is joined by Jude Law's young Dumbledore in [...]