Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is currently tearing up the box office, making the new annual release schedule for Star Wars a smash success thus far. And with Episode VIII looking to drop its very first trailer sometime next spring, and with the still-untitled young Han Solo anthology film set to begin filming right around the same time, the never-ending Lucasfilm production machine is continuing forward apace.
The original Blade Runner wasn’t exactly defined by its plot, being more of an experience. The basic story was that Harrison Ford’s blade runner Rick Deckard comes out of retirement to hunt down four rogue replicants – artificial humans with four-year lifespans made for off-world labour, with director Ridley Scott’s hard-baked sci-fi noir really being more about exploring the nature of life and creation.
Loyal fans of the long-running classic manga and anime franchise Naruto were understandably nervous when a live-action U.S.-produced adaptation was announced by Lionsgate — especially given the track record of previous attempts at such translation like Dragonball: Evolution and the forgotten HBO-produced Fist of The North Star movie. Perhaps, then, those fans will be made less nervous by the recent announcement that Читать далее →
Like with Warcraft, in the U.S., though, The Great Wall isn’t expected to do as well as it did in China. So far the film has been marred by criticism and controversy because of the inclusion of a white actor (Matt Damon) in a primarily Chinese story. The White Savior trope where a white and typically male protagonist saves people of color from oppression was the biggest criticism levied against the film, leaving Damon and Читать далее →
She was a Hungarian actress and socialite who lived a remarkably glamorous and colorful life. In addition to nine separate marriages and the accompanying tabloid headlines, she appeared in dozens of movies and TV shows between the early 1950s and late 1990s. And she never made the slightest attempt to modify or get rid of her accent.
Zsa Zsa Gabor was born nearly a century ago, although her true age, like much of her biography, will Читать далее →
Despite a mixed reaction to Suicide Squad, one of the biggest takeaways from the film was Margot Robbie’s portrayal of Harley Quinn. The response was overwhelmingly positive, which is why it was hardly a surprise when Gotham City Sirens came around. The film will still keep Harley in the lead, and according to director David Ayer, it may also feature Poison Ivy and Catwoman as the other two major characters joining the Читать далее →