In 24 HOURS TO LIVE: Ethan Hawke is a Deadly Man with a Gun | Our Film Pick & Trailer

By Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Permalink 21

From the unique viewpoint of a veteran stuntman and the producers of the John Wick movies, comes 24 HOURS TO LIVE, an action-heavy, world-trotting thriller starring Ethan Hawke. 24 HOURS TO LIVE is about a career assassin, Travis Conrad (Ethan Hawke) who is given a chance at redemption after his employer brings him back to life, ...

LOOKING AHEAD AWARDS 2017 To Honor The Cast of DETROIT, THIS IS US & More

By Friday, November 24, 2017 Permalink 21

The Actors Fund announced earlier this week that the ensemble cast of Kathryn Bigelow’s latest film DETROIT will be honored with the Looking Ahead Award for Community Service at the Looking Ahead Awards 2017, on Tuesday, December 5 at 6:00 pm, at the Taglyan Complex in Hollywood. The award, honoring an ensemble cast who exemplifies giving ...

WAIT FOR YOUR LAUGH Documentary on Rose Marie Celebrates The Longest Career in Show Business

By Friday, November 17, 2017 Permalink 21

New documentary film on Rose Marie, WAIT FOR YOUR LAUGH tells the story of the longest career in show biz history Rose Marie, with friend and co-star Dick Van Dyke. From Vitagraph Films comes the Documentary WAIT FOR YOUR LAUGH, digging into what is known as the "longest career in ShowBiz history," the career of Rose ...

‘Mudbound’ Opens AFI FILM FEST 2017

By Wednesday, November 15, 2017 Permalink 12

The opening night film selected for this year’s AFI Film Fest in Los Angeles was the stylish, visually stunning and important, Mudbound, and NETFLIX nabbed the rights to distribute this timely film. Mudbound tells the story of two families in their different, harsh struggle to make it, in the racially divided Mississippi of post-World-War-II. Watch a scene ...

AFI FEST 2017: ‘Call me By Your Name,’ ‘Hostiles’ & Errol Morris Honored

By Wednesday, November 1, 2017 Permalink 13

The American Film Institute (AFI) has announced three Centerpiece Galas and Tributes happening as a part of AFI FEST 2017 presented by Audi. Films presented in this year’s Centerpiece Galas are: CALL ME BY YOUR NAME (directed by Luca Guadagnino) on Friday, November 10 THE DISASTER ARTIST (Directed by James Franco) on Sunday, November 12 HOSTILES ...

The Fall of Harvey Weinstein and Abuse of Power in Hollywood

By Thursday, October 12, 2017 Permalink 7

The recent revelations regarding alleged sexual harassment, rape and abuse by Hollywood powerhouse producer, Harvey Weinstein, comes ironically at a time when we are celebrating the increasing influence of women (WONDER WOMAN) and minorities (Ed Skrein yielding to Daniel Kim) in the film industry. Unfortunately, the movie industry is prone to abuses of power because the ...

Our Film Pick: ‘Soy Nero’ is Timely, Important and Carefully Crafted – Review

By Thursday, September 28, 2017 Permalink 5

This weekend the attention we must give to the arrival of a DACA based film Soy Nero is a no-brainer.  This independently produced war-drama, and the English language debut of internationally acclaimed director Rafi Pitts, takes a deep, concentrated look into the twists and the aftermath of the DACA program, an the hell of war, ...