Summer Blockbusted 2020: Now Playing…July 3 (FILM FUN/VIDEO)

It’s the big 4thof July holiday! A weekend of patriotism, fireworks, and classic summer movies. Welcome to Week 10 of Summer Blockbusted 2020. Through the end of August, I am curating a weekly slate of movies from summers past, ranging from big blockbusters to small counter-programming indies, and dramas and comedies in-between. With the multiplexes [...]

Jennifer Hudson Belts As Aretha In RESPECT Biopic Trailer (VIDEO/POSTER)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PBfVR_u_lGQ Jennifer Hudson has put some Quaaaan into being the Queen of Soul. MGM released the first teaser trailer for Respect, the biopic about R&B legend Aretha Franklin. Starring Hudson (Academy-Award winner for Dreamgirls), it looks to follow all of the expected beats of the genre, from Aretha being a groundbreaking artist to the challenges [...]

New HAMILTON Clips Come In Threes, Please (VIDEO)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hrGwCJQoeVo Four... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQjGGrKRL8o ...more... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5EI40a-Fc1k ...days. Or less, depending on when you're reading this. The long wait is almost over for the biggest at-home event of the year: the full Original Cast stage production of Hamilton, the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning phenomenon from actor/writer/composer Lin-Manuel Miranda. It debuts exclusively July 3, 2020 on [...]

Summer Blockbusted 2020: Now Playing…June 26 (FILM FUN/VIDEO)

It’s the calm before the 4th of July box office. Welcome to Week 9 of Summer Blockbusted 2020. Through the end of August, I am curating a weekly slate of movies from summers past, ranging from big blockbusters to small counter-programming indies, and dramas and comedies in-between. With most multiplexes still closed, these are classics [...]

Regal Cinemas Announces Classic Movie Lineup For July Reopen (FILM NEWS)

Regal Cinemas is catching the classics craze. The 2nd largest theater chain in North America, Regal Cinemas has joined AMC Theatres (the 1st) and Cinemark (the 3rd) as national multiplexes that will lean heavily on Hollywood's blockbuster catalog to woo patrons back to movie theaters in July. Regal also announced similar safety protocols, including 50% [...]