Rom-Com ‘Always Be My Maybe’ Almost Maybe Had Me Head Over Heels – Review

The highly-anticipated Netflix movie Always Be My Maybe just came out on May 31, 2019 on the streaming service and in select theaters across the United States.  It had gathered much attention and excitement throughout the Asian-American community, and unsurprisingly so.  The movie stars not just one, but two, Asian-American leads in a romantic comedy … Continue reading Rom-Com ‘Always Be My Maybe’ Almost Maybe Had Me Head Over Heels – Review

Jeff Chan’s ‘Code 8’ Has Plenty Excitement On and Off-Screen

We all know what crowdfunding is, right? It’s when a bunch of people raise money for someone’s project. Simple enough. But have you ever seen over 28,000 people raise over $2 million USD for a full-length feature film they’ve only seen ten minutes of? That’s the magic of Code 8. And it’s real. Director Jeff … Continue reading Jeff Chan’s ‘Code 8’ Has Plenty Excitement On and Off-Screen

The Legacy of Carpenter’s ‘Halloween’ – 40 Years Later

Whenever I watch a movie that’s considered a classic for the first time, I always ask myself, "What makes this film a classic?" There are a number of components to that question and one of them is asking whether the film has changed or added anything new to its respective genre? In the case of … Continue reading The Legacy of Carpenter’s ‘Halloween’ – 40 Years Later

‘Night School’ Topped Domestic Box Office With $28M

Night School starring Tiffany Haddish and Kevin Hart has topped the domestic box office with $28 million. This total comes from an accumulation of 3,010 locations. The comedy "follows a group of misfits who are forced to attend adult classes in the longshot chance they’ll pass the GED exam" and also stars Rob Riggle, Taran Killam and … Continue reading ‘Night School’ Topped Domestic Box Office With $28M

Anthony Mackie and Jamie Dornan to Star in Sci-Fi/Thriller ‘Synchronic’

Anthony Mackie and Jamie Dornan are set to co-star in an upcoming sci-fi thriller titled, Synchronic. Directed by Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead, the film will explore the story of two New Orleans paramedics (portrayed by Mackie and Dornan) whose lives are ripped apart after a series of horrific deaths linked to a designer drug with bizarre, otherworldly … Continue reading Anthony Mackie and Jamie Dornan to Star in Sci-Fi/Thriller ‘Synchronic’

‘The Motive’ Emphasizes The Slippery Slope Of Manipulation – Review

After premiering at The Toronto International Film Festival in 2017 and having a limited theatrical release, The Motive is one of the many new films to hit Netflix this month. Directed by Manuel Martin Cuenca and featuring Javier Gutiérrez as the lead, The Motive tells the story of Alvaro, who is an aspiring writer desperate to find his voice, … Continue reading ‘The Motive’ Emphasizes The Slippery Slope Of Manipulation – Review

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Sequel Being Developed at Warner Bros.

Crazy Rich Asians has proven once again that representation sells. The film has grossed over $39 million worldwide, and it is estimated to hit $100 million domestically. So it is not a surprise that Warner Bros. is already working on a sequel. While it has not been officially greenlit, the studio is moving forward with the … Continue reading ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Sequel Being Developed at Warner Bros.