Tag: Jordan Peele

‘Toy Story 4’ Review: What’s Old Is New Again

Directed by: Josh Cooley Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Annie Potts, Keanu Reeves, Tony Hale, Jordan Peele, Keegan-Michael Key, Christina Hendricks, Joan Cusack Written by: Andrew Stanton, Stephany Folsom Running time: 89 minutes Rating: G Studio: Disney/Pixar Animation Studios The original 1995 Toy Story was a groundbreaking film. Not only did it introduce us to animation juggernaut Pixar, but

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The Top 5 Best Films Of 2019 So Far

Unbelievably, we have already wrapped the first quarter of the new year (can I even call it “the new year” anymore?). At this point, we’ve seen plenty of wonderful new films. We’ve also gotten a load of some pure hot trash. But we like to think as positively as we can around here, so let’s

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‘I Got 5 On It’ Movie In The Works From Filmmaker Who Grew Up Alongside Song’s Creation

A movie centered around the origin of the classic hip-hop single I Got 5 On It is currently in the works. If you’re unfamiliar with the song, then may I point you towards Jordan Peele’s latest film Us. The song is prominently used in the film as well as its marketing. As a result, I Got 5

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Kumail Nanjiani In Talks To Join Marvel’s ‘The Eternals’ Alongside Angelina Jolie

Last week it was reported that Academy Award-winning actress Angelina Jolie was in talks to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe in The Eternals. Now comes word that comedian and Oscar-nominee in his own right Kumail Nanjiani may also come aboard the project. The Eternals is one of two projects from Marvel Studios that is currently

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Jordan Peele Cameos In Both ‘Get Out’ And ‘Us’

With Get Out and now Us, a lot of people have started drawing parallels between Jordan Peele and other notable genre directors like Alfred Hitchcock. Now, the merits of such a comparison are definitely up for debate; however, the two filmmakers do share at least one aspect of their careers in common. Both Peele and

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Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Quickly Breaks Thursday Night Box Office Record

This weekend Oscar-winning Get Out filmmaker Jordan Peele returns to theaters with his latest thriller Us. So far, Us is on pace to handily outdo Get Out‘s opening weekend at the box office. However, it looks like we won’t have to wait until Monday to find out if Us will break any box office records.

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Movie Review– ‘US’ (2019)

Us is writer-director Jordan Peele’s highly-anticipated follow-up to Get Out, a sharp filmic dissection of American society masquerading as a riveting genre piece. Two years later, Us proves that Peele is a true filmmaker, once again bringing us a tense, singular and stylish social thriller with a lot to say that captivates early on, despite

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‘Aquaman’ Star Cast As Jordan Peele’s ‘Candyman’

Jordan Peele has found his Candyman. From Variety, Aquaman star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II is in negotiations to take the titular role in MGM’s upcoming Candyman reboot, which Peele will produce. Little Woods director Nia DaCosta is on board to direct. Per the report, MGM is calling the film a “spiritual sequel” that will return the

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Jordan Peele Steps Into ‘The Twilight Zone’ This April

Speaking at the Television Critics Association Press Tour, CBS All Access Executive Vice President of Original Content Julie McNamara let it be known that the all-new Twilight Zone series will launch April 1st of this year. No joke. That Monday will see not one, but two full episodes drop with new episodes added every Thursday. Academy

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Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Pushed Back One Week

The first trailer for Jordan Peele’s much-anticipated sophomore film Us will no longer open on March 15th. Instead, the Get Out follow-up will hit theaters on March 22nd. Universal, the distributor behind Peele’s film, announced recently that Us will debut opening night of the SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas on March 8th. Shortly after,

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