Bumblebee transforms onto Blu-ray

Bumblebee, the best Transformers movie in years, arrives today on on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and DVD following last week’s release on Digital. The Transformers franchise was dead in the water after the last outing but Bumblebee helps give it the ounce of freshness that it so desperately needed.  I honestly have never had as much fun as watching a Transformers film than as I did with this one.  I give a lot of credit to…

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Shazam! is A Fun Superhero Movie

Shazam! may not exactly be a campy superhero movie but once the action gets started, it’s clear that everybody is having a fun time. Shazam! introduces us to Billy Batson (Asher Angel/Zachary Levi).  He’s been running away from foster home after foster home.  When we first meet him, he’s looking for a Rachel Batson.  He was separated from his mother when he went after a carnival prize and never saw her again.  It’s because of…

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10 Things I Hate About You marks 20th anniversary

10 Things I Hate About You remains a teen classic some twenty years after Touchstone Pictures first released the screwball comedy in theaters. Yesterday marked the 20th anniversary of the film’s release.  The film is just as fun to watch now as it was two decades ago.  I credit this–of course–to the chemistry between leads Julia Stiles and Heath Ledger.  They are but one equation in this ensemble-heavy film. This Taming of the Shrew retelling…

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SXSW 2019: Jeremy Teicher, Alexi Pappas talk Olympic Dreams

Jeremy Teicher and Alexi Pappas spoke to Solzy at the Movies about Olympic Dreams one day after the romantic comedy premiered at SXSW. Unfortunately, actor-producer-writer Nick Kroll had an earlier flight and wasn’t available. How thrilling is it to premiere Olympic Dreams during SXSW? Alexi Pappas:  We’re honored and thrilled to premiere Olympic Dreams at SXSW because so many of our mentors and people we admire have told us about SXSW but we’ve never been. …

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