Could Lord of the Rings lose its epic quality as movie-watching evolves?

It’s been 20 years since film history changed forever. No, I’m not talking about the release of Zoolander (though it was fair to guess that I was). The first installment in the now-classic Lord of the Rings trilogy debuted back in 2001, acting as a soothing balm for a weary nation still reeling from the … Read more

Kickstroid, ‘the smartest sneaker app ever,’ teaches you all about shoe hype

What makes a sneakerhead a sneakerhead? Is it a collection of Off-White and Yeezy; a love for customized Air Force 1s; or a single pair of beat-up Jordans? For David Alston and Nicco Adams, the answer is all of the above. The vast range of sneakers — and the people who love them — is … Read more

Shang-Chi’s Fighting Tournament Explained | Screen Rant

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings featured a fighting tournament. Here’s what we know about the film’s fight club, including who started it. Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings featured a martial arts tournament that involved an underground fight club – and here’s everything we know about it. Marvel’s flexibility is the … Read more

F9’s Costume Designer Sanja Hays Discusses the Franchise’s Culture

F9: The Fast Saga Costume Designer Sanja Hays reflects on the film series’ costuming designs and how they influenced fashion culture in the U.S. The Fast & Furious‘ style has, since the premiere of its first film, been an influence on western culture. The high octane series has a down-to-earth aesthetic with a sleek edge that influenced how an entire … Read more

Jungle Cruise movie review: Sporadically fun Disney film will make you feel jaded about Dwayne Johnson | Hollywood

Jungle CruiseDirector – Jaume Collet-SerraCast – Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt, Jack Whitehall, Jesse Plemons, Paul Giamatti The Pirates of the Caribbean hangover is so strong with Jungle Cruise that it almost makes you wonder if Dwayne Johnson swiped Captain Jack Sparrow’s stash of rum and had himself a jolly old time before filming. But outward … Read more

This ‘Suicide Squad’ Actor Used Personal Experiences to Play Villainous Role

Actors sometimes pull sources from all kinds of different experiences to inform their characters. The Suicide Squad member David Dastmalchian used this method of inspiration to give his character a personal touch. When Dastmalchian played the character Polka-Dot Man, he may have been seen as a comedy act to many. But according to the future … Read more

Review: Sleek modern horror ‘Candyman’ has got quite a hook

‘Candyman’ a Universal Pictures release starring Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Teyonah Parris, is rated R for bloody horror violence, and language including some sexual references. (AP photo) There’s an urban legend that says if you repeat the name “Candyman” aloud five times in front of a mirror, you summon a hook-handed killer. After seeing Nia … Read more

‘Free Guy’ passes £11m atop UK-Ireland box office; ‘The Nest’ makes decent start | News

Rank Movies (Distributor) Three-day gross (Aug 27-29) Total gross to date Week 1 Free Guy (Disney) £ 1.6m £11.2m 3 2 candy man (Universal) £1.1m £1.46m 1 3 The PAW Patrol Movie (Paramount) £563,000 £ 5.9m 3 4 Andre Rieu’s 2021 Summer Concert: Together Again (Piece of Magic Entertainment) £432,000 £432,000 1 5 Jungle Cruise … Read more