FANTASTIC BEASTS Featurette Introduces Prequel Wizard (VIDEO)

Accio Hero. In preparation for this fall's Harry Potter prequel Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, author (and, for the first time, screenwriter) J.K. Rowling hosts a featurette that introduces us to the new trilogy's central character, Newt Scamander. Played by Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne, Newt will guide us back into the wizarding world. This time [...]

INDIANA JONES AND THE KINGDOM OF THE CRYSTAL SKULL (2008) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008) Rated PG-13 (for adventure violence, scary images, and some language) Released: May 22, 2008 Runtime: 122 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Harrison Ford, Cate Blanchett, Shia LaBeouf, Karen Allen, Ray Winstone, John Hurt, Jim Broadbent Available to rent through Amazon Video (free for Amazon Prime members). Day 27 [...]

MUNICH (2005) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

Munich (2005) Rated R (for strong graphic violence, sexual content, nudity, and strong language) Released: December 23, 2005 Runtime: 164 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Eric Bana, Daniel Craig, Ciarán Hinds, Mathieu Kassovitz, Geoffrey Rush, Michael Lonsale, Mathieu Amalric, Ayelet Zurer (Click here to see a fascinating video essay about sound design in Munich.) Day 26 of “30 [...]

WAR OF THE WORLDS (2005) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

War Of The Worlds (2005) Rated PG-13 (for frightening sequences of sci-fi violence and disturbing images, and language) Released: June 29, 2005 Runtime: 116 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Justin Chatwin, Tim Robbins, Miranda Otto Day 25 of “30 Days of Spielberg” It took awhile for Hollywood to start telling stories inspired [...]

THE TERMINAL (2004) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

The Terminal (2004) Rated PG-13 (for brief language and drug references) Released: June 18, 2004 Runtime: 128 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring:  Tom Hanks, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Stanley Tucci, Chi McBride, Diego Luna, Barry Shabaka Henley, Jumar Pallana, Zoe Saldana Day 24 of “30 Days of Spielberg” Remember that whole spiel I was on during my Catch [...]

New Trailer For Slave Revolt Epic THE BIRTH OF A NATION Previews Oscar Contender (VIDEO)

The buzz of this year's Sundance Film Festival, The Birth Of A Nation won both the Grand Jury prize and Audience Award for 2016. Starring, written and directed by young African-American filmmaker Nate Parker, the indie epic passion project looks to solve the #OscarSoWhite problem - at least for one year. Based on a true story from the early 19th Century, [...]

CATCH ME IF YOU CAN (2002) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

Catch Me If You Can (2002) Rated PG-13 (for some sexual content and brief language) Released: December 25, 2002 Runtime: 141 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Christopher Walken, Amy Adams, Martin Sheen, Nathalie Baye, James Brolin Available to rent through Amazon Video. Day 23 of “30 Days of Spielberg” Watching Catch Me If You [...]