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“Ad Astra” is the Ultimate Sad Astronaut Movie [Review]

“Ad Astra” is the Ultimate Sad Astronaut Movie [Review]

Do we get one big Astronaut movie from Hollywood every year now? It’s starting to feel that way. Ad Astra is the latest major studio movie about the perils of going into outer space. It’s a big serious movie that’s as much a character study as it is a space thriller about saving the world. […]

‘Defending Jacob’: Cherry Jones, Pablo Schreiber, Betty Gabriel, Sakina Jaffrey Join Apple Limited Series

With production about to get underway, Apple has added Cherry Jones (The Handmaid’s Tale, 24), Pablo Schreiber (American Gods, First Man), Betty Gabriel (Get Out, Counterpart), and Sakina Jaffrey (Timeless, American Gods) to the cast of eight-episode limited series drama Defending Jacob, from lead and executive producer Chris Evans (Captain America, The Avengers). Jones, Schreiber, […]

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Mondo Music Release of the Week: First Man!

Mondo releases new vinyl special editions every single Wednesday. They are they ultimate edition of whatever they put out, featuring extensive liner notes, brand-new commissioned artwork, and always have a limited-edition size. The vinyl itself is usually colored or a photo disc, as well. Basically, it’s like the Criterion Collection of movie and gaming soundtracks. […]

First Man: The Naked Singularity Within A National Mythos [Review]

Now, don’t panic when I say “national mythos” in the headline of this review. I’m in no way suggesting the moon landing was a myth. Apollo 11 and the wider Apollo project at large is a part of the American psyche and it’s own historic construct – the individuals involved were all larger than life, […]


The Space Race Continues in This New Trailer for First Man

It’s currently garnering some controversy, but by all accounts First Man is one going to be one of the awards movies you need to keep an eye out for this fall. Universal Pictures has released a new trailer with three new posters and key art for the upcoming production. This looks like it could be […]

Ryan Gosling Talks About Getting the Details Right in ‘First Man’

Fall is all about awards season, but that doesn’t mean all of the movies are slow mood pieces with no action. One of the movies coming out this fall that looks like it could be really, really good is First Man from director Damien Chazelle. Chazelle burst onto the scene as a prominent director with Whiplash […]


First Trailer and Poster for First Man Detail a Dangerous Mission

What a week it’s been for trailers, and now we have this one to close us out (unless something else premieres tomorrow). In his second attempt at some Oscar gold, director Damien Chazelle is directing First Man about the famous mission to the moon. With an absolutely killer cast including Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong, […]

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First Look at Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong in First Man

The summer might be just getting started, but the fall award season is right around the corner. So it’s time to start getting some first looks at the movies that will be contending for 2018 awards. After winning a best director Oscar last year, Damien Chazelle is back with First Man, a look into the life […]

La La Land’s Damien Chazelle Lands New Series at Apple

Looks like La La Land’s Damien Chazelle will be stepping out on the town with someone other than Netflix, with the award-winning director/screenwriter/producer receiving a direct-to-series order by Apple for a new dramatic series. While details on the series are still under wraps, Chazelle will write and direct every episode; and serve as executive producer […]

Kyle Chandler Joins The Cast Of Damien Chazelle’s ‘First Man’

Kyle Chandler is going to the moon. According to Deadline, the actor has joined La La Land director Damien Chazelle in his next movie, First Man. Chandler will play Deke Slayton, a WWII flyer, aeronautical engineer and test pilot who was selected as one of the original NASA Mercury Seven astronauts and became NASA’s first Chief of the Astronaut […]