Hustlers review – A Glitzy Showstopper of a Crime Story

Let’s talk about Jennifer Lopez. Is Hustlers the best thing she’s done since her heyday with films like Selena and Out of Sight? Absolutely. That much is obvious from her first scene, where she instantly captivates both the men and women of Moves, the strip club that the majority of the action takes place, commanding…

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Netflix In Early Talks For Distribution Rights For Russo Brothers’ ‘Cherry’ (EXCLUSIVE)

We have learned that Netflix is in early talks to secure worldwide distribution rights for The Russo Brothers' next film, 'Cherry'. 'Cherry' is the first film following 'Avengers: Endgame' that the Russo Brothers will direct, they will also produce the film under their AGBO production company. Tom Holland will star as the titular lead Cherry…

Fred Raskin Joins ‘The Suicide Squad’ (EXCLUSIVE)

We have learned that editor Fred Raskin has joined the crew for 'The Suicide Squad' with James Gunn set to write and direct the feature film. Raskin will serve as the film's editor, his previous work includes working on 'Kill Bill Vol 1' and 'Kill Bill Vol 2' as an assistant editor as well as…

Jeffrey Dean Morgan In Talks To Join Sam Raimi’s ‘Shrine’ (EXCLUSIVE)

We have learned that Jeffrey Dean Morgan is in talks to join the cast of the upcoming adaption of James Herbert's novel 'Shrine' in the lead role of Gerry Fenn. The film is currently planned to be distributed by Screen Gems. Screen Gems is known for their recent films such as 'Searching', 'Brightburn', 'Slender Man',…

Jojo Rabbit review – A Delightfully Imaginative and Endearing Satire | Toronto Film Festival 2019

Nazis. The Hitler Youth. A comedic Adolf Hitler. In the hands of anybody else Jojo Rabbit would most likely be a disastrous career-tanking move but for Taika Waititi (Thor Ragnarok) it only cements his status as one the most exciting, audacious and endearing filmmakers of modern age. His latest film Jojo Rabbit which is based off…

Just Mercy review – Impressive Performances Rule over Conventional Beats | Toronto Film Festival 2019

There’s almost a running joke in Destin Daniel Cretton’s courtroom drama ‘Just Mercy’ about how the film’s primary location Monroeville Alabama, is home to the museum of author Harper Lee’s ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ - something every citizen feels the need to advertise to all visitors. Although they take great pride in being the home…

A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood review – A Warm Cinematic Ray of Light | Toronto Film Festival 2019

On paper a biopic about someone who was relentlessly kind as Mr Rogers sounds like a disastrous idea for a film. Narratively speaking, a film needs conflict for our protagonist. He needs to be flawed so we can observe him learn and overcome said flaw. But for anybody who hasn’t seen last years delightful documentary Won’t You…

The Laundromat review – Meryl Streep Stuns in Soderbergh’s Quirky Caper

Based on the Panama Papers scandal, it tells the tale of the money-laundering and tax-evading schemes of the powerful and rich. With a lot of direct address, there is almost an essay-type feel to this bonkers caper, Oldman and Bandares play the two scandalous heads of Mossack Fonseca - the company behind it all. Although…

Sharon Maguire In Talks To Direct ‘Godmothered’ For Disney+ (EXCLUSIVE)

We have learned that Sharon Maguire is in final talks to direct ‘Godmothered’ for Disney+. Plot details are unknown but given the title, audiences can likely expect a Fairy Godmother to take centre stage in the plot. The film is expected to begin filming in early 2020. Sharon Maguire is known for directing ‘Bridget Jones’…

The Pre-Production #3 – ‘Mortal Kombat’, ‘The Matrix 4’, ‘Venom 2’, ‘Lizzie McGuire’, ‘Birds Of Prey’

‘Lizzie McGuire’ Last month, it was announced at D23 that a revival of ‘Lizzie McGuire’ is in development with original creator Terri Minsky set to return as showrunner and Hilary Duff set to reprise her role as the titular character. The series will follow 30-year-old millennial Lizzie McGuire as she navigates life in New York…