TV Review: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., “The Asset” (S1,E3)

To read our other Agents of SHIELD episode reviews please go here. Original Airdate: 10/8/2013 Director: Milan Cheylov (Once Upon a Time, Dexter, Bones, 24, Prison Break, The 4400) Writer(s): Jed Whedon & Maurissa Tancharoen (SHIELD’s Co-creators/Executive Producers) What kind […]

That’s Great, But Can He Sing? – Doctor Who’s Matt Smith Cast as Lead in Musical Adaptation of American Psycho

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Doctor Who‘s Matt Smith has been cast in the lead role of an upcoming stage musical adaptation of the 1991 novel/2000 film American Psycho, which is scheduled to run at London’s […]

Box Office Decoded: Defying Gravity – How 3D & IMAX Boosted Gravity to the Biggest October Opening Ever

To see older or more recent box office top 10 breakdowns please go here. So, here’s what happened this weekend at the domestic box office: Gravity had the biggest October opening since such things were recorded, […]

Why It’s a Good Thing That Fox Has Decided to Limit Sleepy Hollow to 13-Episode Seasons

UPDATE: 12/8/2013-Fox has decided to air Sleepy Hollow‘s final two episodes of its first season as a two-hour finale on 1/20/2014.  As per insidetv.ew.com, “We’re still getting the same number of total hours of Hollow (13), only now […]

Trailer Watch: Chris Pine Tries to Revive Another Film Franchise with Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

On the same day Tom Clancy died, Paramount Pictures released the first poster for Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, their big reboot of the Jack Ryan film franchise. One day later they released the first trailer, […]

Film Review: Don Jon is Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s Admirably Flawed Directorial Debut

THE PLOT A modern day Don Juan nicknamed Don Jon (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) who looks, speaks, and acts like he’s been lifted straight out of Jersey Shore courts the girl of his dreams (Scarlet Johansson).  Small problem: he’s […]

TV Review: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., “0-8-4” (S1,E2) – A Little Better

To read our other Agents of SHIELD episode reviews please go here. Original Airdate: 10/1/2013 Director: David Straiton (Once Upon a Time, Dexter, Bones, 24, Prison Break) Writer(s): Jed Whedon & Maurissa Tancharoen (SHIELD’s Co-creators/Executive Producers) & Jeffrey Bell (X-Files, […]

Captain Phillips, Gravity & 10 Other Films We’re Looking Forward to In October

The dumping ground for films that was September is mercifully over.  Now that it’s October, we have officially entered the awards season.   In the recent past, October has given us two Academy Award Best […]

Box Office Decoded: Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 Gobbles Up The Competition

To see older or more recent box office top 10 breakdowns please go here. So, here’s what happened this weekend at the domestic box office: the kids saw Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2, the adults saw Prisoners, […]

Suck It, Marvel: D.C. Has Yet Another TV Show in The Works, Constantine/Hellblazer at NBC

So, clearly, Warner Bros./D.C. doesn’t like Disney/Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. budding into what had previously been exclusively D.C. territory: television.  Tony Stark and the Avengers can rule superhero films all they want, but they’ve never […]