Episode 8 - THE BAD AND THE BEAUTIFUL: Conversations On Cinema DISCUSSIONS Hereditary, @ 1:18 Incredibles 2, @ 24:53 Ocean's 8, @ 27:53 The Rider, @ 35:37 First Reformed, @ 42:11 Outro, @ 01:07:53 This week, Charles Elmore and I welcome back guest Adam Palmer for a double bill of the God forsaken (with three guys [...]

New GRINCH Trailer Shows Silly Expansion Of Seuss Classic (VIDEO/IMAGES) Just call it Despicable Green. Illumination Entertainment, the makers of the Despicable/Minions franchise and other hits like The Secret Life of Pets and Sing, is set to release their second Dr. Seuss feature (following The Lorax) with The Grinch. In this first full-length official trailer (following a previous teaser) we see that this adaptation [...]

INCREDIBLES 2 (Movie Review)

*** out of **** Rated PG (for action sequences and some brief mild language) Released: June 15, 2018 Runtime: 118 minutes Directed by: Brad Bird Starring (the voices of): Holly Hunter, Craig T. Nelson, Sarah Vowell, Huck Milner, Samuel L. Jackson, Bob Odenkirk, Catherine Keener, Eli Fucile, Sophia Bush, Brad Bird, Jonathan Banks, Isabella Rossellini Full [...]

DUMBO Teaser Trailer Brings Floppy-Eared Elephant To Life (VIDEO/POSTER) Well that gave me some feels. Disney keeps the live-action adaptations coming with Dumbo, the remake of the 1941 animated classic. This one is directed by Tim Burton, and what's most striking about it - aside from the well-crafted visuals - is how sentimental it is. With Burton you expect something more dark, or [...]

THE TALE (Movie Review)

***1/2 out of **** Rated TV-MA (for sexual abuse involving a minor, strong language) Released: May 26, 2018 Runtime: 114 minutes Directed by: Jennifer Fox Starring: Laura Dern, Isabelle Nélisse, Jason Ritter, Elizabeth Debicki, Ellen Burstyn, Common My review of The Tale, for The Tulsa Voice. Airing on HBO, it's the deeply personal and revealing cinematic memoir about [...]

First Trailer For FIRST MAN Stars Ryan Gosling In First Moon Mission (VIDEO/POSTER) In his first film since winning the Best Director Academy Award for La La Land, Damien Chazelle tells the riveting story of astronaut Neil Armstrong who became the first man to set foot on the moon. Chazelle's La La actor Ryan Gosling stars as Armstrong in the historic adventure that Chazelle has described as [...]

OCEAN’S 8 (Movie Review)

**1/2 out of **** Rated PG-13 (for language, drug use, and some suggestive content) Released: June 8, 2018 Runtime: 110 minutes Directed by: Gary Ross Starring: Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Rihanna, Sarah Paulson, James Corden, Awkwafina, Richard Armitage (You can listen to Charles Elmore and I discuss Ocean's 8 [...]