Campers Get Dino Fight In JURASSIC WORLD Short Film (VIDEO) They're back...and they're everywhere. Working as a segue between Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom and the upcoming Jurassic World 3, the new 8-minute short film Battle At Big Rock is the first example of what the end of Fallen Kingdom teased: dinosaurs have escaped island quarantine and are now spreading out across the U.S. mainland and [...]

MIDWAY Trailer Mixes Digital VFX With Classic War Movie Moxie (VIDEO) In what looks to be more of a sequel to Michael Bay's Pearl Harbor than Steven Spielberg's Saving Private Ryan (both in narrative and spirit), Midway is a remake of the classic war film with an all-star cast that dramatizes in epic spectacle America's response to the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor. It comes from disaster-movie maven Roland [...]

IT CHAPTER TWO (Movie Review)

*1/2 out of **** Rated R (for disturbing violent content and bloody images throughout, pervasive language, and some crude sexual material) Released: September 6, 2019 Runtime: 169 minutes Directed by: Andy Muschietti Starring: Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy, Bill Hader, Isaiah Mustafa, Jay Ryan, James Ransone, Andy Bean, Bill Skarsgård, Jaeden Martell, Wyett Oleff, Jack Dylan [...]


*** out of **** Rated TV-14 (for some language) Released: August 21, 2019 Runtime: 115 minutes Directed by: Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert My review of American Factory, for The Tulsa Voice. The first film from the production company of Barack and Michelle Obama, this Netflix documentary follows the corporate culture clash when a Chinese company reopens a U.S. [...]

A Tsunami Of Emotions Swell In First WAVES Trailer (VIDEO) To say I'm excited for this would be an understatement. Waves is the third film from writer/director Trey Edward Shults, an indie upstart whose first feature in 2016 -- a microbudgeted family drama called Krisha -- was one of the more acclaimed debuts of recent memory. It Comes At Night, his art house horror [...]

Oscar Hopeful JUST MERCY Trailer Has Oscar Winners (VIDEO/IMAGES) This feels like Oscar bait from the 1990s, and judging by last year's Best Picture win for Green Book that could be a winning Awards Season formula (especially with its confronation of racial issues). Just Mercy, the latest film from director Destin Daniel Cretton (whose indie breakout Short Term 12 is one of the [...]

JOJO RABBIT Hops With Hitler In Satire’s Latest Trailer (VIDEO/IMAGES) Wes Anderson, but goofier. That's the tone of Jojo Rabbit, the new political satire from writer/director Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok, Hunt For The Wilderpeople), as seen in this latest trailer. The premise -- of a German boy during World War II who befriends a runaway teenage Jewish girl while also having Adolf Hitler [...]

Hamilton And Schwarzenegger Team Up In Final TERMINATOR 6 Trailer (VIDEO/POSTER) They're back. And they're together again. Previous promos for Terminator: Dark Fate have teased glimpses of Linda Hamilton's Sarach Connor and Arnold Schwarzenegger's T-800 meeting again, but this final trailer for the reboot-sequel has them finally fighting side-by-side. Serving as a direct decades-later continuation of Terminator 2: Judgment Day (films 3, 4, and 5 [...]