Fresh Fiction had the opportunity to speak with filmmaker Oliver Hermanus and actor Kai Luke Brummer separately via Zoom Video. We uncover some of the film’s deeper meanings, the tonal balance of a war drama, and how music helped them access the story’s emotional truth.
An interview with ‘NEWS OF THE WORLD’ author Paulette Jiles, along with some thoughts on the 4K release of the film on disc.
Disney Pixar’s SOUL is now available on 4K, and the result is a reasonably comprehensive look at the process of making the film, while the packaging will satisfy collectors.
Fresh on Blu-ray: Mill Creek has another batch of retro releases from the depths of the Hollywood studio system
Every few months, MILL CREEK Home Entertainment releases a batch of VHS-styled retro blu ray releases. Most films are deep cuts or even outwardly lame studio films, but we love taking a dip into the pool of major studio films that time forgot. This month’s batch maybe my personal favorites.
[Review] ‘SIX MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT’ – Izzard throws herself into the role of a spy in tense war-time thriller
It melds together the intensity of a Hitchcockian thriller and the heart of ‘Dead Poets Society’ for a solid war-time movie.
Howlin’ at the ‘BLOOD MOON’ with director Emma Tammi: A discussion of a mother’s love through shapeshifting folklore
Preston Barta // Features Editor Like any good film character, mothers are complex. They have their differences, secrets, warmth, and coldness on screen. But if there’s one thing that unites mothers, it’s their deep, unwavering love for their children. Filmmaker Emma Tammi knows how to explore maternal power through her...
[Interview] Screenwriter Max Borenstein conjoins artistry and assured audacity in ‘GODZILLA VS. KONG’
Godzilla and Kong engage in an epic battle for dominance – and we talk to the screenwriter about how the reimagined series has all been leading to this moment.
Plug into positivity this weekend by catching ‘A Week Away’ on Netflix—and watch our interview with film stars Bailee Madison and Kevin Quinn.
[Review] ‘THE FALCON & THE WINTER SOLDIER’ starts with Cap’s buddies solo, saving the comedy for later
The premiere episode of ‘FALCON AND THE WINTER SOLDIER’ is now available exclusively on Disney+. New episodes of the six-episode season will be released each Friday.
[SXSW Review] ‘THE SPARK BROTHERS’ – Edgar Wright’s electric style benefits story of art pop legends
With heart and groovy music pieces, Wright presents the titular pop and rock duo as forever evolving men. And at least for a couple of hours, it’s fun to hop into their orbit.
[Review] ‘THE COURIER’ a tense Cold War thriller powered by another remarkable Cumberbatch performance
Here’s another outlet to charge up your dad-movie energy. It also happens to be a thumping good Cold War thriller.
We sat down with series leads Katharine McPhee and Eddie Cibrian recently to discuss the art of telling dad jokes, lessons to take to heart, and what viewers can learn about love and togetherness. Watch the video interview here>>
[Interview] THE FALCON AND THE WINTER SOLDIER’s Sebastian Stan & Anthony Mackie Delve Deeper Into Stunts & Character
How did THE FALCON AND THE WINTER SOLDIER deliver on character-driven action?
Zack Snyder was given the chance to restore his original vision – and the result yields massive rewards,