‘Ham on Rye’ Review: A Coming-of-Age Film, Going Into Uncharted Territory

‘Ham on Rye’ Review: A Coming-of-Age Film, Going Into Uncharted Territory

The word-of-mouth party line on Tyler Taormina’s Ham on Rye is that it begins as a loose, lo-fi teen comedy — a hazy, drifting, and personality-driven series of detours through the problems of youth, like John Hughes by way of Dazed and Confused .

‘The 24th’ Review: Revisiting a Riot, and a Historical Racial Injustice

‘The 24th’ Review: Revisiting a Riot, and a Historical Racial Injustice

A recounting of a mutiny among an all-black regiment in Texas during WWI is both a corrective and a reminder of how far we still need to go.

John David Washington says he initially hid his actor father's identity to get film roles on his own

John David Washington says he initially hid his actor father's identity to get film roles on his own

'I saw how people changed when they found out who my father was,' said John David Washington.Washington, who currently headlines filmmaker Christopher Nolan''s much-awaited Tenet , told Mr Porter website he wanted to have a "sense of normalcy" and that's why he would "lie" about his father's job.

Film Review: My Identity (2019) by Sae Suzuki

Film Review: My Identity (2019) by Sae Suzuki

Le Wu’s cinematography takes care of the artistry department, with the way his framing captures the claustrophobic environment both women initially inhabit, the relationship of the two girls and the different ways each perceive it, the intricate beauty of the Seitenkyu and the almost rural sense of the Sakado being one of the best traits of the production.

James Gunn Says Rocket Raccoon's History Will Be Vital To GOTG 3

James Gunn Says Rocket Raccoon's History Will Be Vital To GOTG 3

Movies:Guardians Of The Galaxy The Suicide Squad Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3 Actors:James Gunn Sean Gunn Bradley Cooper We've had to wait a bit longer than originally planned for James Gunn 's third Guardians Of The Galaxy entry, partly because Disney ditched him when unfortunate tweets surfaced.

EMPIRE 30: Taika Waititi Tributes From Chris Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson And More

EMPIRE 30: Taika Waititi Tributes From Chris Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson And More

Movies:Thor: Ragnarok Hunt For The Wilderpeople Jojo Rabbit What We Do In The Shadows Actors:Taika Waititi Chris Hemsworth Jeff Goldblum Tessa Thompson Julian Dennison Stephen Merchant As part of our Empire 30 celebrations, we asked the stars of Taika Waititi’s movies to tell us about their experiences working with him.

Radioactive Review

Radioactive Review

Marie Curie (Rosamund Pike) and Pierre Curie (Sam Riley) make scientific history with the discovery of radioactivity — but exposure to such powerful elements takes a toll on the couple’s emotional and physical health.

Dosed movie review & film summary (2020)

Dosed movie review & film summary (2020)

Like other agenda-driven documentaries, “Dosed” ends with a call to action, encouraging viewers to visit the film’s official site where they can do their part in helping decriminalize psychedelic medicine, while keeping in mind that such remedies must be handled responsibly.

Emma. movie review & film summary (2020)

Emma. movie review & film summary (2020)

Taylor-Joy, one of the best new actresses today, does not try to make us like Emma, and does not attempt to soft-pedal Emma’s selfishness.The sexual heat and romantic chemistry generated between Emma and Mr. Knightley (and Taylor-Joy and Flynn) could light up those gloomy estates single-handedly.

The Lighthouse (2019) – WHO IS THE MAN FROM KRYPTON?

The Lighthouse (2019) – WHO IS THE MAN FROM KRYPTON?

The sound design and score of this film is superb, the constant ominous boom of the horn instantly adds a sense of dread and eeriness whenever it bellows out.

Sense8’s Max Riemelt Joins The Matrix 4

Sense8’s Max Riemelt Joins The Matrix 4

The Matrix 4 max riemelt Movie News warner bros.Riemelt will join fellow Sense8 alum Toby Onwumere in the film, along with a cast that includes Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Neil Patrick Harris, Jessica Henwick, Jonathan Groff, and returning cast members Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss.

Underwater Star Kristen Stewart Reveals The Hardest Part Of Filming New Movie

Underwater Star Kristen Stewart Reveals The Hardest Part Of Filming New Movie

Underwater Star Kristen Stewart Reveals The Hardest Part Of Filming New Movie.As Kristen Stewart told ET Canada in a new interview, Underwater was fun but also genuinely scary to be put in that environment.

The Best Movie Trailers Of 2019

The Best Movie Trailers Of 2019

Movies:Cats Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise Of Skywalker Bombshell The Invisible Man (2020) Joker Spider-Man: Far From Home Wonder Woman 1984 Black Widow (2020) No Time To Die In the Heights Ghostbusters: Afterlife Promising Young Woman Nothing builds anticipation for an upcoming movie like a stellar trailer – a reel that gives a sense of tone, of rhythm, of broadly what to expect, while also holding back all the best bits.

Queen & Slim

Queen & Slim

The title credit of Melina Matsoukas ’ debut feature, "Queen & Slim" is startling: gigantic yellow letters against a black background, with the enormity of the font establishing the gigantic scope of the film.

J.J. Abrams and the Secrets of 'Skywalker'

J.J. Abrams and the Secrets of 'Skywalker'

Well, I never think about it, so whenever someone brings it up, I’m always like, “Oh, yeah, that thing.” It’s not to say I still don’t feel like a good story forces you to ask a question.

Empire Podcast #390: Paul Feig, James Mangold

Empire Podcast #390: Paul Feig, James Mangold

Movies:Le Mans '66 Last Christmas Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope Actors:George Lucas This week's podcast is brought to you by the letter 'L' and, fittingly, the directors of both Le Mans '66 and Last Christmas stop by to talk about their respective movies.

‘The Good Liar’ Review: McKellen, Mirren Match Wits in Missed-Opportunity Thriller

‘The Good Liar’ Review: McKellen, Mirren Match Wits in Missed-Opportunity Thriller

(There’s also a sequence where you see Roy virtually deflate before your eyes, and that lets you observe how McKellen can turn a simple glance back into a three-act melodrama.)

Frozen II Producers Found A Magical Way To Hit Deadlines: Puppies

Frozen II Producers Found A Magical Way To Hit Deadlines: Puppies

For Disney’s eagerly anticipated animated sequel Frozen II , the producers found a magical way to hit those deadlines: puppies.Brown explained what it was like working at Walt Disney Animation Studios, saying: There’s a sense of play too.

Girls With Balls (2019)

Girls With Balls (2019)

For the people that actually bother to check it out on Netflix, “Girls with Balls” is a Z grade movie that walks the line between absolutely obnoxious, and admirably entertaining.The girls end up at the wrong place at the wrong time, and seemingly piss off the wrong people.

Mission: Impossible 7: What We Know So Far

Mission: Impossible 7: What We Know So Far

Naturally, Tom Cruise is on board to produce and star in these two new Mission: Impossible movies, reprising his long-labored role as Ethan Hunt.

Todd Phillips' Joker straddles genres of psychological realism and superhero fantasy — therein lies its flaw

Todd Phillips' Joker straddles genres of psychological realism and superhero fantasy — therein lies its flaw

Todd Phillips’ Joker , for instance, takes the iconic Batman villain, gives him a past, and places him as the protagonist of an independent story.The film has to necessarily take its protagonist outside the superhero genre, although the Joker is a super-villain.

Fantastic Fest Review: DIE KINDER DER TOTEN Is An Experimental Mess

Fantastic Fest Review: DIE KINDER DER TOTEN Is An Experimental Mess

Not to mention that part of the film’s appeal is that it has zombies, but they only enter the film in its final 30 minutes, and they ultimately lead to more disappointment.

One New Netflix Series Has A 0 Percent Rating On Rotten Tomatoes

One New Netflix Series Has A 0 Percent Rating On Rotten Tomatoes

While Netflix has put out a plethora of fascinating shows, popular staples include The Umbrella Academy , 13 Reasons Why , and Orange is the New Black , their latest show, titled The I-Land , managed to miss the mark so completely that it ended up with a zero percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

The Grudge 2 (2006)

The Grudge 2 (2006)

“The Grudge 2” is nothing but set-up and random scares in an utterly disjointed sequence without any payoff.

The 8 Best Lord Of The Rings Characters, Ranked

The 8 Best Lord Of The Rings Characters, Ranked

First created by author J.R.R. Tolkien in his indelible fantasy series, and later deservedly brought to life in Peter Jackson's gorgeous and sprawling trilogy, The Lord of the Rings has resonated with audiences everywhere, and for a very good reason.

“Ready or Not” (2019)

“Ready or Not” (2019)

The film does a good initial job at setting up the nuance of the film’s antagonists, which the third act completely removes.It’s still an entertaining, funny horror comedy, one that could’ve been genuinely fantastic, instead of just great.

Charlie Says (2018) [Blu-Ray]

Charlie Says (2018) [Blu-Ray]

“Charlie Says” is an interesting crime thriller with Merritt Wever doing a bang up job as Karlene Faith, a woman who was stunned at how Leslie Van Houten, Patricia Krenwinkel and Susan Atkins were taken by Manson.

The Dreamers (2003)

The Dreamers (2003)

Bertolucci gives us a rough and tumble look at sexual acts between friends and never adds cheesy background music to sound like porn, it’s natural, and that’s why “The Dreamers” is such a beautiful film.

Into the Ashes

Into the Ashes

Set in rural Alabama, the film is centered around Nick Brenner (Luke Grimes ), a man who seems to have everything that a guy like him needs for a reasonably good life—a steady job, a loyal best pal in Sal (James Badge Dale ) and, most significantly, a loving wife in Tara (Marguerite Moreau ).

Spider-Man Homecoming 2 Review: How Is Your Spider-Son?

Spider-Man Homecoming 2 Review: How Is Your Spider-Son?

Hypothetically, Spider-Man: Far From Home , premiering, July 2, could have been two hours of Peter Parker saying “Aw, shucks,” to the camera, and I would have applauded at the end.