According to an interview with Simon Thompson for Forbes, "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner" was the furthest thing from his mind when Kenya Barris got to work on the script with Jonah Hill — though he understands why people...
For fans of period pieces, this week is also your last chance to easily watch "The Borgias." It stars Jeremy Irons as Rodrigo Borgia, the patriarch of a powerful family in Renaissance Italy. Through lots of corruption and...
I somehow had not seen Penny Marshall's baseball comedy "A League of Their Own" until 2021. For whatever reason, it just passed me by. Well, if you are like me, don't let it pass you by on Hulu...
Orange's next anime adaptation, 2019's "Beastars," built on the accomplishments of "Land of the Lustrous." Nao Otsu, who had handled sub-character design on "Lustrous," was promoted to character designer to ensure the source comic's expressive faces were done...
If you haven't watched it, the world of WALL-E is very lonely. The earth got so full of garbage in the 22nd century that humans had to leave on giant starliners. Little trash compacting robots like the Waste Allocation...
This story opens with Uatu the Watcher appearing at the Baxter Building, the home of the Fantastic Four. Though he's vowed to never interfere in human affairs, Marvel Comics fans know that's all he pretty much does. Anyway,...
In a 2016 oral history for Philadelphia Magazine, director John G. Avildsen talked about how the ending to "Rocky" initially saw Apollo Creed, Rocky, and Adrian swept away by the crowd. The crew, however, couldn't logistically make it...
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Fox Entertainment's president of scripted programming, Michael Thorn, celebrated the news in a statement to Variety. Thorn said, "With this trio of renewals, we celebrate excellence in animation on Fox, our wonderful, long-time partnership with 20th Television, and...
Author Gregory Mcdonald was precious about the character he created, stamping a veto on Mick Jagger when the Rolling Stones frontman was under consideration for the title role in the late 70s. "I admire Mick Jagger," the author...
"Young. Wild. Free." interrogates the manic pixie dream girl trope. For the uninitiated, that's basically a character that exists to teach a man a valuable lesson or to teach him about himself. As Cassidy appears, it feels like...
Carol Reed was one of the directors Charles Thomas Samuels spoke to when writing "Encountering Directors." In their interview, Reed spoke about directing "The Third Man" and Welles. According to Reed, Welles was "wonderful" and "marvelous" to work with. The only...
Whether Eddie Murphy agreed or just didn't want to commit to a series role is unknown. Regardless, it is clear that he did not want to appear in every episode like CBS apparently wanted him to. " thought...
Yet, by the time I watched episode 3 of "The Last of Us," I had heard "On the Nature of Daylight" so many times in so many movies and shows that it broke my immersion. From those first...
If you watch Jason Momoa's video, those don't seem to be the words of a man who plans on leaving the DCU anytime soon. The biggest question is what exact form his future with it might take. Last month,...
In an interview with legendary film critic Roger Ebert to promote "Grumpy Old Men," Walter Matthau spoke a great deal about gambling. And though he would be open to gamble on just about anything, he and Jack Lemmon...