Tag: Lists

Ranking The Films Of Jon Favreau, From Worst To Best

Disney’s “live-action” (it’s not live-action) update of The Lion King roars into theaters this weekend. The groundbreaking visual effects featured in the film were only utilized once before. I’m talking of course about the highly polished remake of The Jungle Book. Not so coincidentally, both films were directed by Iron Man‘s own Jon Favreau (I’m

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8 Upcoming Horror Movies You May Not Know About But Totes Should

The 2010’s were one big treasure trove for horror fans and it looks like that’s going to keep being the case as we head into the new decade. 2019 is stacked with panic-inducing treats of terror. There are so many in fact that you probably don’t even know about a lot of them. Don’t sweat

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The 9 Most Influential Cinematic Trends That Took Hold In The 2010’s

The 2010’s was a decade of turbulent change for the film industry. From production to distribution to exhibition, all aspects of the industry were in some way or another impacted by the trends that took hold over the last ten years. Some of these trends have a bigger influence on how Hollywood has been operating

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Best Character Introductions In Film (Part II)

You only get one chance to make a first impression. The saying is true in life and in the movies. Your first few minutes with a character on screen can shape how you feel about that individual and even the journey they go on for the rest of the film. That’s why a character’s introduction

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Ranking ‘The Curse Of La Llorona’ Among All ‘The Conjuring’ Universe Films

In honor of this week’s release of The Curse of La Llorona, I thought it could be fun to take a look back at producer James Wan’s ever-expanding Conjuring sandbox and rank the current entires from poorest to most excellent. Perhaps in doing so we might gain a better perspective on the wildly inconsistent works

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Top 5 Most Surreal Moments In The MCU Up To Now

Marvel Studios caps off a decade-plus of unprecedented success with Avengers: Endgame next month. In that time, there have been countless memorable moments for fans of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes as well as for incoming fans. However, having been exposed to and enjoyed different iterations of the Avengers prior to 2008, many of those moments had

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2019 Oscar Predictions: Who Will Win? Who Could Win? Who Should Win?

The 91st annual Academy Awards are this Sunday, February 24th. There has been a whole lot of drama surrounding this year’s Oscars, from losing its host to the Academy backpedaling on a number of controversial decisions, among other things. Still, it is business as usual for film fans. As such, it is time to start

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What’s Coming To Netflix This Month

A new month means a new slate of Netflix releases, which includes a healthy balance of acquired properties as well as Netflix originals. This month we’re going to be sinking our teeth into the Jaws films (yep! Including Revenge!), laughing along with Hailee Steinfeld and Woody Harrelson in Edge of Seventeen, sweating the good nerd

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5 Films To Check Out This February

In the past, January and February were largely considered the toilet bowl of the year in movies. More recently, however, February has increasingly been the start of the summer blockbuster season. More than that, Oscar-contending/winning films such as Black Panther and Get Out have been dropping in February. This year February has its own interesting

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