‘Cherish the Day’ Review: Ava DuVernay’s New Anthology Series Tackles the Complications of Love

As famed sociologist Hugh Mackay once said: “Nothing is perfect. Life is messy. Relationships are complex. Outcomes are uncertain. People are irrational.” That quote is a tidy summation of Ava DuVernay’s new anthology series “Cherish the Day,” which premieres February 11 on OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network. It relies on one of the oldest and

Bill Murray Relives ‘Groundhog Day’ Again and Again in Jeep Super Bowl Commercial

The Super Bowl, set to air on Fox Sunday night, has already lined up some great ads, including the Martin Scorsese Coca-Cola Energy ad, and Bryan Cranston’s recreation of “The Shining” for Mountain Dew. Now, Bill Murray has stepped up to revisit his iconic role from Harold Ramis’ 1993 comedy classic, “Groundhog Day.” This Super

‘Palm Springs’ Review: Andy Samberg and The Lonely Island Brilliantly Reinvent the ‘Groundhog Day’ Formula

There have been so many riffs on the “Groundhog Day” formula that it can sometimes feel like the movies themselves are stuck in an endless time loop, but each subsequent iteration has tweaked the original in some way. “50 First Dates” stripped away the unexplainable metaphysics of it all for a romantic comedy that was

Crispin Glover on Lucky Day, Charlie's Angels, and that photo of him with his father

Yes, Crispin Glover has seen the photo going around of himself with his father, Bruce Glover, and he assures us it’s no “deepfake.” In fact, he’s pretty delighted it’s caught the internet’s attention, especially because their similarities play an important role in his next directorial feature—coming in 2020, he… Read more… Source link

‘Training Day’ Prequel Details Revealed as Film Takes Shape at Warner Bros. — Report

A prequel to Antoine Fuqua’s 2001 Academy Award-winning crime drama “Training Day” is now in the works at Warner Bros. According to Collider’s Jeff Sneider, the prequel penned by Black List scribe Nick Yarborough will take place in Los Angeles in 1992 just two days before the Rodney King verdict, in which LAPD officers were

‘Another Day of Life’: A Surrealistic Animated Diary of War

“Another Day of Life” (opening in LA and NY September 13 from GKids) is an intense, animated documentary about the chaos of the Angola civil war in 1975, adapted from Polish war correspondent Ryszard Kapuściński’s gripping book by directors Raúl de la Fuente and Damian Nenow. Intercutting graphically striking animation (utilizing mocap for the characters)

Tom Hanks channels the essential goodness of Mr. Rogers in A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood

Anyone who grew up on the gentle affirmations and plainly presented life lessons of Fred Rogers may feel a strange flush of cognitive dissonance during the first scene of A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood (Grade: B-). The film begins with a mostly spot-on re-creation of the opening sequence of the beloved… Read more… Source

‘A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood’ Review: Tom Hanks Was Born to Play Mister Rogers

“A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” is designed to sneak up on you. In the hands of a lesser storyteller, the saga of a bitter reporter who learns to appreciate life after forging a friendship with Fred Rogers would resort to cheap, maudlin devices. With iconic everyman Tom Hanks as the smiling children’s television host,

Here’s All We Learned About Star Wars During the First Day of D23

D23 is here and we’re updating you with all the breaking news! First up, here is everything we learned about Star Wars during today’s events, ranging from a trailer for The Mandalorian to the confirmation of the show everyone seems to have been waiting for. First off, we have a release date for Star Wars:

Disney Announces the Opening Day for Their Highly Anticipated Streaming Service, Disney+

As we come to terms with Disney taking over movie theaters, we can now invite our Mouse overlords into our homes with Disney+, a streaming service that is going to be filled with all the Disney titles we know and love. The service, which has been hyped for a while now, released a video (and