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…

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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…

Suits: ‘Prisoner’s Dilemma’ Recap & Review

There was a storm of emotions that went through me this episode. From cheering on my favorites to nearly bursting out in tears, Suits’ eighth episode of the ninth season, ‘Prisoner’s Dilemma,’ is one for the books. ‘Prisoner’s Dilemma’ follows the same format as the other episodes in this season—it’s throwback heaven. We pay tribute…

‘The Not Too Late Show With Elmo’ In Development For HBO Max (EXCLUSIVE)

We have learned that a new ‘Sesame Street’ spin-off series is in development for WarnerMedia’s upcoming streaming service HBO Max, the main ‘Sesame Street’ series has been airing on the main HBO service since 2016. ‘The Not Too Late Show With Elmo’ is in active development for HBO Max, Benjamin Lehmann will executive produce and…

Ad Astra review – Brad Pitt’s Existential Space Odyssey Soars to the Stars

Ad Astra, the Latin phrase, meaning "to the stars". If you were to pick a defining element of the past decade in film, you wouldn't be mistaken or wrong by saying the space-epic. With a stellar-range of ace films, including: Interstellar, First Man, Gravity, High Life and The Martian, Ad Astra continues the trend of…

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’…

Karyn Kusama Set To Direct ‘Yellowjackets’ For Showtime (EXCLUSIVE)

We have learned that Karyn Kusama will direct an undisclosed amount of episodes of Showtime’s upcoming ‘Yellowjackets’ series. ‘Yellowjackets’ will be written and executive produced by Ashley Lyle and Bart Nickerson (Narcos). The series follows a girls’ high school soccer team. who are the unlucky survivors of a plane crash deep in the Ontario wilderness, chronicling…

‘What If…?’ Showrunner Ashley Bradley Talks ‘Trollhunters’, The Beginning Of ‘What If…?’, Captain Carter, The Watcher & Star-Lord T’Challa (EXCLUSIVE)

Following D23, Andrew J Salazar sat down and talked with Ashley Bradley, the showrunner for the upcoming ‘What If...?’ series that will release in summer 2021. Ashley discusses her work on the recent ‘Trollhunters’ series as well as how she first joined the ‘What If...?’ series. She also discusses Captain Carter, Jane Foster Thor, T’Challa…

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…

Suits: ‘Scenic Route’ Recap & Review

There's nothing better than easing the pain of the firm falling apart with a nice warm cup of Darvey. In this episode of Suits, we take the 'Scenic Route' and take a trip to the past. Starting out strong, we meet Harvey (Gabriel Macht) and Donna (Sarah Rafferty) in Harvey's kitchen where Donna has made…