Trailers Weekly is a feature in which we bring you the most popular and talked about trailers of the week. Sharing trailers is a classic viral practice, and trailers are still the most mainstream way for people to learn about movies. We’ve got trailers from Alex of Venice, Love & Mercy, The Divergent Series: Insurgent, Frozen Fever, and The Riot Club. Hit the jump to seem them all. [Read more…]
It’s that time of the year where everyone involved in films get together for the biggest awards ceremony of the film season, the Oscars. American Sniper, Birdman, Boyhood, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Imitation Game. Selma, The Theory of Everything, and Whiplash are all up for the Best Picture, as well as a few others.
Neil Patrick Harris hosts the 87th Academy Awards from the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, California, and we will be updating the winners of each category as they are announced. The show starts at 5:30 PM pst. [Read more…]
Hot Tub Time Machine 2 opens today. The cast and creative team behind the cult classic comedy sat down to discuss the film and the origins of the where a lot of your favorite inside jokes came from. The second one’s premise takes the guys into the future minus one familiar face and we get a new world of instant laughs. Learn about new characters and where old characters went and whether we’ll be seeing more hot tub action in the future. Rob Corddry, Clark Duke, Craig Robinson, Adam Scott, Gillian Jacobs, writer Josh Heald and director Steve Pink give us some insight about this weekend’s dip into the Hot Tub.
‘McFarland, USA’ Interview: Rafael Martinez, Ramiro Rodriguez, Michael Aguero, Coach Jim White Talk Training, Film Counterparts, And Learning Curve
McFarland, USA is the heartwarming film that chronicles the real life Coach Jim White’s journey from a down-and-out coach to a coach of a high school with multiple state championships under their belt. But the film goes beyond winning and losing, and as White learned, there is a cultural gap that needed to be addressed. There are also themes of family, faith, and and a community uniting as one to overcome some difficult odds both on the track and socially.
We had a chance to talk to the starts of the film Rafael Martinez, Ramiro Rodriguez, and Michael Aguero, as well as the real-life Coach Jim White. Hit the jump to check it out. [Read more…]
‘McFarland, USA’ Interview: Kevin Costner, Niki Caro, and Cast Talk Training, Culture Gap, And More.
McFarland, USA, the based on a true story of seven cross country athletes with no training or experience competing not only for their school but for a better future. Under the guidence of Coach Jim White (Kevin Costner), director Niki Caro‘s new film is is a heartwarming story of grit, perservance, and sportsmanship.
We were recently invited the to film’s press day where Costner and Caro talked about working on location in McFarland, the culture gap, and more. Also there were Johnny Ortiz, Sergio Avelar, Hector Duran, and Carlos Pratts, who talked about the training, meeting their real-life counterparts, and how they hope the film shows that Latinos can be more than the sterotypical characters you see on TV. Hit the jump to read their quotes. [Read more…]
Trailers Weekly is a feature in which we bring you the most popular and talked about trailers of the week. Sharing trailers is a classic viral practice, and trailers are still the most mainstream way for people to learn about movies. We’ve got trailers from Aloha, Crimson Peak, Trainwreck, The Man From U.N.C.L.E., Straight Out of Compton, and Hitman: Agent 47. Hit the jump to seem them all. [Read more…]
In Fifty Shades of Grey, bland and bookish Anastasia Steele gets whisked into the the fantasy world of the handsome and rich Christian Grey only to find he has a particular set of desires he wants her to endure. She naively goes along with it hoping to win his heart. You may have heard of this one, the soft-core book that was originally a work of Twilight fan fiction. Well, now it’s a movie brought to us from Universal and directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson.