The Top 16 Cinematic Dance Breaks!

February 13th, 2019 | Clips, Movie News | 0 Comment

Priyanka Chopra and Rebel Wilson in ISN'T IT ROMANTIC. Courtesy of Warner Brothers Pictures. Courtney Howard // Film Critic There’s no better uplifting feeling a film can gift its audience than when a rush of emotion is packaged as an epic, highly-stylized and intricately choreographed dance sequence. It’s a visual shorthand for the filmmaker to contextualize the character’s emotive drive that makes us tap our feet and move in our seats. Because we ...

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Movie Review: ‘ISN’T IT ROMANTIC’ cleverly rebels against outdated romcom tropes

February 12th, 2019 | Movie News, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Rebel Wilson in ISN'T IT ROMANTIC. Courtesy of Warner Brothers Pictures. Courtney Howard // Film Critic ISN’T IT ROMANTIC? Rated PG-13, 88 minutes Directed by: Todd Strauss-Schulson Starring: Rebel Wilson, Priyanka Chopra, Liam Hemsworth, Adam Devine, Brandon Scott Jones, Betty Gilpin Romantic comedies have a fascinating, dichotomous relationship with reality unlike any other kind of movie. They’ve shaped the zeitgeist with their beguiling ...

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[INTERVIEW] Filmmaker Christopher Landon boldly crafts unexpected surprises in ‘HAPPY DEATH DAY 2U’

February 11th, 2019 | Interviews, Movie Interview, Movie News | 0 Comment

Christopher Landon directs Jessica Rothe in HAPPY DEATH DAY 2U. Courtesy of Universal Pictures. Courtney Howard // Film Critic To create a sequel just as clever, creative and entertaining as the first takes great skill and care. Luckily for us, writer-director Christopher Landon has done just that with HAPPY DEATH DAY 2U. This follow-up feature finds Tree Gelbman (Jessica Rothe) caught in a seemingly inescapable loop again, desperately needing to break out ...

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