Movie Review: ‘WONDER PARK’ could’ve been great – only the filmmakers forgot one crucial detail

March 14th, 2019 | Movie News, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

L-r, Steve, Greta, June, Boomer (backrow), Coper, Gus and Peanut in WONDER PARK. Courtesy of Paramount Animation and Nickelodeon Movies. Courtney Howard // Film Critic WONDER PARK Directed by: None listed Starring: Sofia Mali, Brianna Denski, Jennifer Garner, Mila Kunis, John Oliver,  Matthew Broderick, Ken Jeong,  Ken Hudson Campbell, Kenan Thompson, Norbert Leo Butz, Oev Michael Urbas Spoiler warning: I’ve never written a ...


[INTERVIEW] Cursing helped Eva Green get over her fears training for ‘DUMBO’

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

Eva Green and Dumbo in DUMBO. Courtesy of Walt Disney Pictures. Courtney Howard // Film Critic Actors seemingly have it easy – especially when they are playing a supporting role in a fantasy film starring a titular CG animal. That is unless they are called to do something that pushes their already relaxed boundaries. Eva Green found this out when she was offered the role as trapeze aerialist Colette Marchant in director Tim Burton’s DUMBO. Her glamourous ...


Movie Review: ‘THE MUSTANG’ is wildly cinematic equine therapy

March 11th, 2019 | Movie News, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Matthias Schoenaerts in THE MUSTANG. Courtesy of Focus Features. Courtney Howard // Film Critic THE MUSTANG Rated R, 96 minutes Directed by: Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre Starring: Matthias Schoenaerts, Jason Mitchell, Gideon Adlon, Bruce Dern, Josh Stewart, Connie Britton The greatest strength of co-writer-director Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre’s THE MUSTANG is its ability to package its enlightened message about prison reformation and nature ...