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"Cats" Review: A Bad Musical Adapted Into a Worse Movie

Was Cats as bad as everyone says it is?

By now we are all aware that Tom Hooper’s Cats is bad. Our own Kaitlyn Booth panned it. If you know me, you know that I love terrible movies. I don’t shy away from them. When the first Cats trailer dropped, I was aghast. The CGI, the movement, it was truly someone’s fever dream. And I […]

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Taylor Swift Loved the “Weirdness” of Making ‘CATS’

Taylor Swift is gracing cinema screens in two weeks when CATS hits theaters. In a new interview with British Vogue, she reveals that she had a great time being a part of the Tom Hooper adaptation. “I really had an amazing time with ‘Cats,’” Swift told British Vogue. “I think I loved the weirdness of it. I […]

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“Luther” S05, Ep03: Alice Lights a Fire (SPOILER REVIEW)

John Luther (Idris Elba) is desperately searching for Alice (Ruth Wilson), who has triggered a bit of hostility from gangster George Cornelius (Patrick Malahide). George’s son has something in his ear, which has lead to a terminal headache, and Alice saunters away from the crime scene, quite pleased with her efforts. Luther takes Alice into […]

"Luther" S05, Ep2: Alice

“Luther” S05, Ep2: George and Alice Face Off (SPOILER REVIEW)

The second episode of this fifth season of Luther opens with a little trip back down memory lane, and we find out exactly how it is that Alice (Ruth Wilson) survived her run in with George Cornelius’ (Patrick Malahide) thugs. There is absolutely no finesse to the beat-down, it’s just brutal and quick. Flash forward […]

'Luther' is Back with Squirm Inducing Season 5 Premiere (REVIEW)

‘Luther’ is Back with Squirm Inducing Season 5 Premiere (REVIEW)

It’s striking how little has changed for John Luther (Idris Elba) since the last time we saw him, five long, horrifying years ago. He’s still a dedicated lawman, doing whatever he has to to bring killers to justice. He’s still driving that old Volvo, and he still stalks the streets of London like the swagger […]

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Ron Howard Says ‘The Dark Tower’ Film “Should Have Been Horror”

The Dark Tower, a rare Stephen King-adapted misfire, was shunned by critics and audiences alike upon its theatrical release in 2017 and producer Ron Howard has some ideas to why. While promoting his latest documentary Pavarotti, Howard spoke to MTV’s Happy Sad Confused podcast about the changes made in the film adaptation from King’s popular […]

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‘Luther’ Coming Back to BBC America THIS SUNDAY!

It’s been a long, long three years, but we’re finally about to get some new Luther in our lives. The BBC series will be returning with an all-new season of episodes starting on Sunday, June 2nd, and I know I’m more than ready for this show to kick my teeth in. Idris Elba returns as […]

Who Chris Hemsworth Wants to Play James Bond (Hint- It's Not Him)

Wanna Know Who Chris Hemsworth Wants to Play James Bond?

Everyone has their favorite actor in the role of the MI6 agent James Bond, and their list of ideal names to take over the mantle when current 5-time 007 Daniel Craig leaves the franchise after Bond 25. We’ve heard the ongoing rumors of the producers going back and forth on the idea of a non-white Bond, of […]

‘Mouse Guard’ Film Stopped By Disney 2 Weeks Before Production Start

Sounds like fans of Mouse Guard are going to have to wait awhile longer for the possible film project to happen, as Fox’s new parent company Disney has halted the start of production indefinitely. We say indefinitely because according to The Hollywood Reporter, the word is in fact “scrapped”. THR says that just two weeks before Mouse […]

New ‘Hobbs and Shaw’ Trailer: Action's Perfect ‘Odd Couple’

New ‘Hobbs and Shaw’ Trailer: Action’s Perfect ‘Odd Couple’

Two of the most charismatic characters of the Fast and Furious franchise show us again why they make the perfect action odd couple in Hobbs and Shaw. Dwayne Johnson, ever the shameless self-promoter, announced the latest trailer for the first Fast & Furious spinoff film. In video game-like fashion, Luke Hobbs (Johnson) and Deckard Shaw (Jason […]

Idris Elba NOT Playing Deadshot in ‘The Suicide Squad’?!?

In the fast-paced world of film and entertainment reporting, sometimes the stories are like the points in Whose Line Is It Anyway– they just don’t matter (or often make sense, until someone explains them). We’re lookin at YOU, The Suicide Squad. Let us put it this way- no one can decide if the James Gunn written and directed The […]

Idris Elba May Possibly Star in ‘Mouse Guard’ Film Adaptation of Comic

Boom! Studios comic “Mouse Guard” is getting a feature film adaptation, and it sounds like Idris Elba may be finalizing talks to star in the feature. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Elba may play Celanawe, an aged former champion of legend in the warrior order of mice sworn to protect their realm from the evils around. […]

Chris Claremont Has Eyes on Idris Elba for Bishop

Bishop was a character created by Whilce Portacio and John Byrne for Uncanny X-Men, and the character then headed up the X-treme X-Men comic by Chris Claremont, Salvador Larroca and Igor Kordey. He was portrayed by Omar Sy in X-Men: Days Of Future Past based on the Claremont/Byrne comic. And he’s currently locking lips with Jean Grey over in Age Of X-Man.  […]

Turn Up Charlie: Idris Elba’s DJ Comedy Series Gets First-Look Photos

Think 2018 was a good year for Idris Elba (Pacific Rim)? Oh, yeah – it was. But it’s nothing compared to how the first three days of his 2019 have turned out so far. One day after the actor learned his fifth-season return as Det. John Luther (BBC One/BBC America Luther) is the most-watched New […]