Scott Kreamer Talks Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous Season 2

Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous executive producer Scott Kreamer spoke with Solzy at the Movies to discuss the second season. The series saw its second season launch this past Friday on Netflix.  Kreamer gets into spoiler territory so please be forewarned if you haven’t watched yet.  If you’ve already watched the first season, be sure to check out our conversation from September. The second season of Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous was the thrilling escapism that I…

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George Clooney Talks The Midnight Sky

Actor-director-producer George Clooney and actress Caoilinn Springall participated in a press conference to discuss The Midnight Sky. Critics Choice Association members were invited to attend last Tuesday’s press conference.  It was the penultimate Netflix press conference for CCA before 2020 comes to an end.  Netflix has been hosting virtual press conferences for CCA members dating back to Da 5 Bloods this summer.  The press conferences are mostly limited to their awards contenders and allow members…

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Colin Mochrie: Whose Line Star talks Boys vs. Girls

Colin Mochrie spoke with Solzy at the Movies in early December about the new camp comedy, Boys vs. Girls, releasing on Tuesday. The Whose Line star picked up an award for Best Supporting Actor during the Florida Comedy Film Festival earlier this year.  In Chicago, the film took home wins for both the Best Feature Film and the Audience Choice during this year’s Chicago Comedy Film Festival. In addition to promoting his role as Roger…

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Jeffrey Roth talks President in Waiting

Jeffrey Roth spoke with Solzy at the Movies about President in Waiting, a new vice presidential documentary airing on CNN. President in Waiting airs on CNN this Saturday night. When did you first come up with the idea to do this documentary? Jeffrey Roth: Three years ago is when it really stuck in my head and then I decided to move forward at that point. I’m assuming that the President George H.W. Bush probably wasn’t…

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Maggie Grace talks Love, Weddings, and Other Disasters

Maggie Grace spoke with Solzy at the Movies this week about her role in Dennis Dugan’s new film, Love, Weddings, and Other Disasters. Love, Weddings, and Other Disasters opens in theaters and VOD on December 4. What was it about the script that attracted you to the role of Jessie? Maggie Grace: Well, I had such a lovely conversation with the director, Dennis Dugan, and just felt like I was in really capable hands with…

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Candis Cayne talks I Hate New Year’s

Candis Cayne spoke with Solzy at the Movies over the phone about her role in upcoming LGBTQ rom-com I Hate New Year’s. I Hate New Years is one of at least two LGBTQ holiday rom-coms this year. What was it about the script that attracted you to the film? Candis Cayne: I loved the idea of just a happy, normal, well-adjusted, less like gay rom-com. I grew up in an era where the LGBT movies…

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Michael A. Covino, Kyle Marvin talk The Climb

Michael A. Covino and Kyle Marvin sat down with Solzy at the Movies to discuss The Climb before the world shut down in March 2020. March 9 was the last time I sat down in person for a press junket.  Michael A. Covino and Kyle Marvin were sitting down with press while in Chicago to promote The Climb.  With SXSW already cancelled at the time, I thought for sure that the junket would almost certainly…

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James Fletcher, Anthony Scaramucci talk The Accidental President

Director James Fletcher and political consultant Anthony Scaramucci spoke to Solzy at the Movies about The Accidental President. The Accidental President will open in theaters on October 16, 2020.  A VOD release will follow on October 27, 2020. The Accidental President is one of a number of Trump-related documentaries this fall. Was there some sort of directors meeting where everyone decided they were going to release their films so close together? James Fletcher: Well, Danielle,…

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Luke Barnett talks Faith Based

Luke Barnett spoke with Solzy at the Movies about his new film, Faith Based, and the controversy that ensued upon the initial announcement. Gravitas Ventures is opening Faith Based in select theaters and VOD on Friday. Can you speak to the challenges of releasing a film during a pandemic? Luke Barnett: It’s strange, to say the least. Faith Based was supposed to be released in theaters, and I think we got a different email every…

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Zach Woods talks David, Improv, and More

Zach Woods spoke with Solzy at the Movies last week about his new short film, David, which was the only US short film selected for Cannes. David marks Zach Woods’s directorial debut and stars Will Ferrell, William Jackson Harper, and Fred Hechinger. The film recently screened during this year’s Toronto International Film Festival. It was just announced to screen during the upcoming Chicago International Film Festival. Your directorial debut, David, started screening during Toronto after…

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