‘SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING’ gets a fantastic new trailer, ugly poster

May 24th, 2017 | Movie News, Poster, Trailers | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic Let's rip this band-aid off quickly, shall we? Much like letter writing, movie poster art seems to be a, well, lost art. That's not to say all studios are guilty of this as they aren't. WONDER WOMAN, THE BEGUILED, and BABY DRIVER's posters are currently amongst my favorites. However, there are a few sore thumbs out there right now - specifically VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS and now SPIDER-MAN: ...

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‘VALERIAN’ looks like ‘THE FIFTH ELEMENT’ on steroids – and we’re totally into it

May 24th, 2017 | Movie News, Poster, Trailers | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic Confession: It took me two sittings to fully comprehend the greatness that is Luc Besson's THE FIFTH ELEMENT. When I saw it in its initial theatrical run, I thought it was way too goofy and out bizarre and that lone highlight was Leeloo's Chanel instant eye make-up contraption (of which, twenty years later, I'm still waiting for this to be mass marketed). My appreciation for that beloved film didn't appear until it hit video ...

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‘PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES’s Geoffrey Rush would like to be the face of a skincare line. Yes, really!

May 22nd, 2017 | Interviews, Movie Interview, Movie News | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic It makes THE TEN COMMANDMENTS look like it was filmed in a fish tank. He’s won an Oscar. He’s conquered both stage and screen. He’s a recognizable presence in any film. But what really matters most to actor Geoffrey Rush are the subtleties he’s able to bring to the wide array of iconic performances. His antagonistic character in the PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN franchise being no different. “Captain Barbossa,” is ...

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