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Want To See Change In Hollywood? Then You Need To Do This

I had (what I thought was) an odd reaction watching Wonder Woman when it first came out. It was during one of the the opening scenes where the Amazonian women were training for battle that I found myself getting teary eyed. 891 more words

Culture

Go Behind the Scenes of Disney's Sci-Fi Movie 'A Wrinkle in Time'

Disney Studios has released a behind the scenes look at their upcoming film A Wrinkle in Time starring Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Peňa, Zach Galifianakis, … 269 more words

Movies

100 Most Important Film Directors of All Time #95. David Lean

The studio system in Hollywood was collapsing by the mid-1950s. Big studios, like MGM and Warner Brothers were retreating  from film making, turning instead more and more to the distribition side of the business. 691 more words

Film

It's raining sequels, reboots and remakes in Hollywood.

Spider-man: Homecoming in a theater near you soon.

Are you experiencing deja-vu? No. Then, why does it seem like you’ve heard this line before? Or is this 2002? 998 more words

Movie Trends

Where Do I Know That Actor? (Dunkirk Edition)

Dunkirk, Christopher Nolan’s World War II tale, is the #1 film at the box office. In full disclosure, I haven’t seen the film yet (although it’s on my summer cinema must-see list). 354 more words

Masterpiece

Summer Blockbuster Spectacular!! (Random Shots Podcast Episode 19)

Our heroes speak about Summertime cinema.. .and for our “Top Shelf” topic, we give our picks for “Top Summer Blockbusters!”

Links: Show notes (link to view info, songs, videos discussed on this episode).  39 more words

Podcast

What Diana doesn’t know: Feminist commentary in “Wonder Woman”

The biggest source of comic relief in the movie “Wonder Woman” is the juxtaposition of Diana’s ultra-competence in battle with her utter lack of competence in all things “womanly” (ok, not… 925 more words

Sexism