Film

The biggest snubs at the Golden Globes 2019

Last Thursday, the nominations for the Golden Globes 2019 were announced in full. Unsurprisingly, major films and television shows like “A Star Is Born” and “Pose” were out in front with several nods in all the major categories. Just as expected, however, were the major...

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 4:44pm

Of the dueling Yves Saint Laurent movies, go not with last year's boringly traditional one but the one that luxuriates in partying

‘Saint Laurent’ Director:Bertrand Bonello Stars: Gaspard Ulliel, Louis Garrel Rating: R 4 (out of 5) Globes The story director Bertrand Bonello has been hawking is that when he heard someone else was making an Yves Saint Laurent biopic — last year’s more...

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 3:33am

Katie Cassidy, Tate Donovan bring a little Grace to Boston

While many Boston-based films tend to focus on the rougher aspects of the city, Grace, a new indie movie starring Katie Cassidy and Tate Donovan, gives viewers a peek at different side of the Hub. Directed by Bay State native Devin Adair, Grace recently made its U.S. premiere at the Boston...

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 11:43am

Stream This: 'The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover' on FilmStruck

‘The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover’ FilmStruck Once upon a time you only needed Netflix Instant (and its by-mail DVD service, too) to feed your cinephilia. That golden age is gone. Since 2012, the online king has lost half of its film content. Not that it was that...

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 1:32am

Fall movies 2018: Your guide to the season's must-see flicks

With the end of Summer officially here, it time to look at some of the films that will be released just in time for awards season. Get the popcorn ready and check out our fall movies 2018 guide.   Bradley Cooper and Lady GaGa in A Star is Born. Photo Credit: Neal Preston.  ...

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 3:21pm

Will there be a Crazy Rich Asians 2?

Critics and audiences are fawning over the big screen adaptation of Kevin Kwan's 2013 novel, which finally hits theaters this week, and with so much hype over the film, it's made us wonder: Will there be a Crazy Rich Asians 2? The romantic comedy-drama is based off of the first book...

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 5:17pm

Sharknado 6: Everything we know about The Last Sharknado

Author Steve Alten, whose book Meg: A Novel of Deep Terror, inspired the Jason Statham giant shark movie The Meg, recently spoke to Metro about the possibility of its becoming a “billion dollar franchise.” Judging by the movie’s box office so far, he’s not wrong,...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 1:33pm

Everything to know about Kesha's new documentary, Rainbow – The Film

Kesha has overcome a lot since her TiK ToK days. She’s dealt with depression and an eating disorder and is still involved in a long-standing, highly publicized legal battle with former CEO of Sony-owned Kemosabe Records Dr. Luke. A new documentary, Rainbow – The Film, gives us a behind-...

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 11:23pm

Everything we know about the Downton Abbey movie

It's finally happening. Focus Features and Carnival Films announced on Friday morning that a Downton Abbey movie is in the works. Here's everything you need to know about the hit series move to the big screen. What is the Downton Abbey movie about? While not much is known about the plot...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 10:36am

The First Purge: CNN's Van Jones cameo explained

The First Purge, the latest in the Purge horror film series, is here to bring fans another nightmarish look at what America could be in a dystopic future. While the movie is meant to be a fictional portrayal of the U.S. in an alternate reality, fans were surprised to see real-life political...

Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 5:10pm

The First Purge director on America's real-life purging past and present

The popular Purge horror film series offers a dystopic view of a possible American future, where citizens are allowed to commit crimes as heinous as murder for 12 hours during a yearly ritual of legalized mayhem, meant to curb people's aggressions. The First Purge, which debuts July 4,...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 5:14pm

Kyrie Irving on making Uncle Drew, his first year in Boston and if he'd star in a Space Jam reboot

Considering he already has seven seasons, five All-Star Game selections, an Olympic gold medal and an NBA championship under his belt, it's easy to forget that Kyrie Irving is only 26 years old. While the young Celtics guard is still making his mark on the sport, he’s also getting ready...

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 2:53pm

Is Matt Damon in Ocean's 8? Cameo explained

The new Ocean's flick features a ton of awesome A-list stars, but a lot of fans are still wondering: Is Matt Damon in Ocean's 8? Prior to the film's release this weekend, there's been a ton of speculation over whether the actor would reprise his role as Linus Caldwell in the...

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 4:34pm

Your guide to free outdoor movies in Boston this summer

It may be blockbuster season, but who wants to be cooped up inside a dark theater for hours when you can enjoy the warm weather and catch a flick for free outside? Get the popcorn ready and check out these outdoor movies in Boston this summer. Summer outdoor movies in Boston The Coolidge at the...

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 5:26pm

Meet the new creatures of 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'

"Solo: A Star Wars Story" is packed with new creatures. We’ve come a long way from the days of 1977’s occasionally lo-fi "Star Wars," in which one of the cantina scene aliens got his glowing eyes from a (visible) flashlight jammed in the back of his head. The crew...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 10:37am

'Solo': Examining the pansexuality of Lando Calrissian

“Solo: A Star Wars Story” introduces a younger Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover) and according, to the prequel’s co-writer, the scoundrel is more complex than the cape-wearing ladies’ man he’s portrayed as in the original films when the character was played by Billy Dee...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 5:06pm

How 'Solo' pays homage to the original 'Star Wars' trilogy

“Solo: A Star Wars Story,” opening Friday is a prequel, as you might have heard. The tale centers on a young Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) years before audiences first meet him in 1977’s “Star Wars.” And like most prequels, it aims to flesh out a character’s...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 4:57pm

'Solo': Chewbacca actor says he can beat LeBron James one-on-one

A long time ago, in a galaxy that's not so far away, Joonas Suotamo hoped to make it big as a basketball player. While the 6' 10'' Pennsylvania State University alum only got to play as a pro in his native Finland, the baller-turned-actor found a new use for his height: taking...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:46pm

Will there be a 'White Chicks 2'? Here's what Marlon Wayan says

Audiences have been clamoring for a "White Chicks 2" ever since the original comedy became a surprise box office success in 2004. Marlon Wayans, who starred in the film opposite his brother Shawn, is apparently just as excited about a possible sequel as the fans. The actor and comedian...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 11:45am

Mary Steenburgen talks 'Book Club,' 'Fifty Shades' and her friendship with Hillary Clinton

Hollywood legends Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen and Mary Steenburgen finally unite on screen in "Book Club," an upcoming comedy about a group a friends who try to rekindle their love lives after reading "Fifty Shades." The press tour for...

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 4:20pm