Movies

Notoriously known: Iwan Rheon discusses the epic and gritty Mötley Crüe biopic 'The Dirt'

We have a few musicians in our time that are a bit notorious for being, let’s say, larger than life. But none compare to the wildly talented, over-the-top, infamous ’80s rock band- the Mötley Crüe. The LA-based group was formed in the early 1980s and took the world by storm with their antics, music...

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 2:35pm

5 unforgettable moments from the 2019 Oscars

From fashion statements to rocking musical performances, the biggest night in Hollywood did not disappoint. While fans weren't sure what to expect from this year's hostless Academy Awards, the ceremony went off without a hitch despite the lack of an emcee. Here are five unforgettable moments from...

Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 9:26pm

Stephen Merchant enters the ring with 'Fighting with My Family'

From finding the humor in life at a paper company to squaring off with Marvel mutants, Stephen Merchant has tackled all sorts of characters and worlds over the years. However, the "Logan" star and co-creator of the U.K.'s "The Office" has never been apart of a project quite like "Fighting with My...

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 2:29pm

Is Aladdin on Netflix?

In the past few years, Disney hit their stride with live-action remakes of their animated classics. It all started with the 2015 remake of Cindrella, starring Cate Blanchett and Lily James. With half-a-billion box office revenue, it was a success. Beauty and the Beast is Disney’s most recent hit,...

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 10:57am

Is The Little Mermaid on Netflix?

What the shell, people love mermaids. Something about the enchanted underwater creatures are exciting to make into movies and television. Freeform’s Siren premiered last year starring Ryn, the beautiful but dangerous mermaid of Bristol Cove. The monsters of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger...

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 10:07am

Who is going to be the new Batman?

We have seen many actors take on the role of Batman in the past; Adam West, Michael Keaton, George Clooney, Val Kilmer, Kevin Conroy, Christian Bale and Ben Affleck have all had a chance to put on the cape and portray the Dark Knight. But now, the torch is being passed yet again. Affleck who most...

Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 10:53am

What to watch instead of Super Bowl 2019

This Sunday, TV sets and streaming screens across America will be tuned to Super Bowl 2019. While the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams square off for the coveted Super Bowl LIII rings, plenty of other TV and movie options will be available to watch. Here are just a few of the options...

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 1:24pm

Is Groundhog Day on Netflix?

The 1993 smash hit film Groundhog Day starring Bill Murray is a timeless classic. The comedy directed and written by Harold Ramis and Danny Rubin takes audiences on a wild ride and also took the meaning of Groundhog Day to a whole new level. Many still think about watching the beloved film...

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 11:08am

Everything you need to know about the Magic Mike Musical

Get those dollar bills ready, because a musical based on the hit Magic Mike films will soon hit the stage in Boston. The production will make its debut in the Hub later this year before heading for Broadway, so local fans will get the first glimpse at what could be the hottest musical of the year....

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 1:21pm

Anne Hathaway just made an exciting announcement about Princess Diaries 3

When the first Princess Diaries movie premiered in 2001, Mia Thermopolis, her eclectic friend Lilly, grungey love interest, artistic mother, stoic with a heart of gold driver and royally badass grandmother captured everyone's hearts and immediately became a success. Then, when the second movie...

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 11:09am

What you knead to know about Melissa Etheridge’s Mystic Pizza Musical

OK, we’re done. That’s the end to our pizza-related puns (thank u, next). Mystic Pizza was a late '80s coming of age story. “A seminal film for an entire generation of young people looking to distinguish themselves in a rapidly changing world,” according to adaption...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 2:32pm

How true is King Of Thieves? Charlie Cox and its writer talk us through it

Even though four years haven’t even passed since the crime was committed, King Of Thieves is the third film about the Hatton Garden safe deposit burglary, which saw at least four elderly men take over $250 million in goods. With all due respect to the others, the fact that it stars Michael...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 1:36pm

How to watch the 2019 Oscar nominations for Best Picture online

We were lucky this year, we watched some amazing movies. Sometimes producers and directors can miss the mark throughout the year, but this year was a hit. We will all be sitting on the edge of our seats until the Oscar winners are annouced. But in the meantime, here are all the ways to watch the...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 4:28pm

Is the Lion King on Netflix?

Released in 1994, The Lion King became the 35th highest grossing film of all time and the third highest grossing film in Walt Disney Animation Studios. 90’s babies around the world (myself included) watched this film until our parents were begging us to stop. We screamed Circle of Life at the...

Monday, January 21, 2019 - 1:25pm

'Trainwreck' shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana theater leaves three dead

An amazing story of heroism has emerged out of a deadly shooting inside a Lafayette, Louisiana movie theater, where a lone gunman killed two, injured nine and then took his own life, police said. The Amy Schumer comedy "Trainwreck" was just starting Thursday night when the shooter,...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 2:26pm

13 awesome Halloween events and parties in Boston

The only thing harder than finding the right costume is figuring out where to party on Halloween. If you’re looking for a shindig that has more than just a punch bowl full of fake eyeballs and gummy worms, you’re in luck. For those of us who are a bit too old to go trick-or-treating,...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 10:21am

Movie based on Boston skiing icon Doug Coombs in development

Movies often need  "suspension of disbelief." This is a reservation of judgement based on the fact that the movie is intended to be fictional. Which is fine, we give in to the fabrication of on-screen fiction. But not all movies need suspension of disbelief. Instead they have...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 3:45pm

Is the Nightmare Before Christmas on Netflix?

The popular holiday movie directed by Henry Selick, and produced and conceived by Tim Burton was an instant hit when it came out in 1993. It is a unique film; audiences love to watch it around Halloween and even Christmas time. The versatility of the movie and the superb animation, production,...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 2:04pm

'Passengers' is one sick male fantasy —in space!

‘Passengers’ Director: Morten Tyldum Stars: Chris Pratt, Jennifer Lawrence Rating: PG-13 1 Globe (out of 5) The best part of George A. Romero’s “Dawn of the Dead” isn’t one of the zombie massacres or any of the gooey headshots. It’s a bloodless...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 4:25pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

There's a lot of awesome events happening around town this weekend - if you're brave enough to handle the snowy weather. From concerts to trivia nights, here are the best things to do in Boston this weekend. 12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend Things to do in Boston this weekend:...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 1:53pm