The reason why Wes Anderson loves killing animals in his films

April 25th, 2017 | Interviews, Movie Interview, Movie News | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic There’s no pussy-footing around the fact that filmmaker Wes Anderson loves including pet deaths in his films. It’s one of the things that drove me crazy about MOONRISE KINGDOM and, alternatively, one of the things that I valued about THE ROYAL TENENBAUMS. You can read my more long-form thoughts on that here. H*ck! The auteur’s practically earned himself a permanent three-alarm alert on DoesTheDogDie.com. Many animal ...

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19 fun facts you should know about ‘GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2’

April 21st, 2017 | Interviews, Movie Interview, Movie News | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic Ever since we last saw Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) find a second mixtape, we’ve been waiting what seems like a lifetime for writer-director James Gunn’s follow-up to GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY. Praise Jeebus that time has finally arrived! The beloved bunch of a-holes are back, and better than ever in GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2, spotlighting that they can still manage to put the “fun” in dysfunctional. In this next ...

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Sam Riley shoots down typecasting with his dynamic ‘shit bag’ role in ‘FREE FIRE’

April 20th, 2017 | Interviews, Movie Interview, Movie News | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic “I always wanted to play something like that – a proper shit bag. It’s much more me...” You might be pretty familiar seeing Sam Riley play either a drug addict or a man more at home in period specific garb. He first grabbed your attention playing Ian Curtis in CONTROL, and has since gone on to play Sal Paradise in ON THE ROAD, Diaval, the crow henchman to the titular villain in MALEFICENT, and Mr. Darcy in the ...

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