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Interview: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Rosie Perez and Jurnee Smollett-Bell Talk Strong Female Characters, The 'Birds of Prey' Soundtrack & More

Last week, I had the pleasure of attending the world premiere and press junket for Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn). During the junket, I was able to sit down with cast members Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Helena Bertinelli a.k.a. Huntress), Rosie Perez (Renee Montoya) and Jurnee Smollett-Bell (Dinah Lance a.k.a. Black Canary). The trio spoke […]

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Interview: Margot Robbie, Ella Jay Basco and Chris Messina Talk 'Birds of Prey', On-Set Dynamic Being Like A Warm Sweater & More

Last week, I had the pleasure of attending the world premiere and press junket for Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn). During the junket, I was able to sit down with cast members Margot Robbie (Harley Quinn), Ella Jay Basco (Cassandra Cain) and Chris Messina (Victor Zsasz). The trio spoke about their on-set dynamic, Robbie’s […]

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Complex Characters and Great Action Take 'Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)' to Another Level – Review

Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie) is back and better than ever, with some new friends joining her in what was a wild ride from start to finish. We are familiar with Gotham and the place which the Clown Prince of Crime holds within it. This is something that made Quinn untouchable. But now that she and the Joker broke up, she’s […]

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‘Harley Quinn’ Provides Laughs and Doesn’t Shy Away From Serious Subject Matter – Review

Dr. Harleen Quinzel a.k.a. Harley Quinn has been a staple of DC lore for years and while she has made appearances in various animated shows, animated movies and live-action ones (including the upcoming Birds of Prey), she is one comical character who hasn’t had her own series and it left many always wondering ‘why?’. Well, now we finally have just […]

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Interview: ‘Jessica Jones’ Director Neasa Hardiman Makes Her Directorial Feature Debut at TIFF With Sci-Fi Thriller 'Sea Fever'

From directing one of our favourite Marvel characters, to writing and directing the sci-fi creature feature, Sea Fever (which had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival), Irish director Neasa Hardiman is always hard at work. Luckily for me, I was able to catch up with the director during TIFF for a brief interview about Sea Fever, subverting […]

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Visually Brilliant ‘Ad Astra’ Attempts A Different Take On the Space Genre – Review

Over the years, films about space have become more prevalent and Ad Astra is one of the many that’s been released and/or screened via film festival this year. With a refreshing spin on the typical stories audiences have seen, Ad Astra still falls victim to certain tropes. However, Brad Pitt’s fine performance as the film’s protagonist helps to elevate the […]

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TIFF 2019: ‘American Son’ Will Have You Thinking About It For Days To Come – Review

Based on the Broadway play by the same name written by Christopher Demos-Brown, American Son was one of the official selections for the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). With the same cast that worked together on the stage play, the Netflix film, directed by Kenny Leon is one of the films that left the biggest impression on me during this […]

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TIFF 2019: ‘Knives Out’ Is A Hilarious Whodunnit That Shines With Relevant Social Commentary – Review

Writer/Director Rian Johnson is back at it again with his latest film, Knives Out. The murder-mystery revolves around the Thrombey family and their closest friends, who are wrapped up in a whodunnit situation after the death of Thrombey patriarch, Harlan (Christopher Plummer). But with a plethora of suspects to choose from and many of them pointing fingers at one another, […]