Wizard World: Loren Lester talks Robin/Nightwing, The Orville

Actor Loren Lester took some time today to talk with Solzy at the Movies while he was in town to meet fans at Wizard World Chicago.  Lester is best known for portraying Dick Grayson/Robin/Nightwing in Batman: The Animated Series and the animated DC universe. Thanks for joining Solzy at the Movies today.  How are things treating you in Chicago? Loren Lester:  Fantastic.  This is one of the best conventions I’ve done.  People here are great.…

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Patty Jenkins rips James Cameron over Wonder Woman comments

Director James Cameron made the news for some disparaging comments about Wonder Woman.  Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins ripped him in response and rightfully so. Cameron told The Guardian‘s Hadley Freeman: “All of the self-congratulatory back-patting Hollywood’s been doing over Wonder Woman has been so misguided. She’s an objectified icon, and it’s just male Hollywood doing the same old thing! I’m not saying I didn’t like the movie but, to me, it’s a step backwards.…

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Wizard World: Tom Wilson talks Back to the Future, Donald Trump

Tom Wilson spoke to Solzy at the Movies at Wizard World Chicago on Friday about playing Biff Tannen in the Back to the Future trilogy and the comparisons of the character to current president, Donald Trump. Thanks for joining Solzy at the Movies today. How are you been enjoying your time in Chicago this weekend? Tom Wilson:  I’m having a great time. People in Chicago are always very friendly and the food is always very…

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Wizard World: Barry Bostwick talks Rocky Horror, Spin City

Actor Barry Bostwick took time today to speak with Solzy at the Movies while he was in town to sign autographs and take photos with fans at Wizard World Chicago. Thanks for joining Solzy at the Movies.  How are you enjoying your time in Chicago? Barry Bostwick:  I’ve been here three hours and I’ve seen the hotel.  That’s about it but I love my time in Chicago.  Years ago, we did the first tour of…

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Leap! Will Dance Into Your Hearts

Leap! is a cute film about a ballet dancer who is full of heart. Eric Summer and Eric Warin co-direct the animated film.  The screenplay is written by Carol Noble & Laurent Zeitoun & Eric Summer.  The film stars Elle Fanning, Nat Wolff, Maddie Ziegler, with Mel Brooks, featuring Carly Rae Jespen and Kate McKinnon.  McKinnon proves to be a triple threat in multiple roles of Régine, Mother Superior, and Félicie’s Mother. All Félicie (Fanning)…

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Wizard World: Lou Ferrigno talks The Incredible Hulk, Comic Cons

Actor Lou Ferrigno took some time to talk with Solzy at the Movies on Thursday night as Wizard World Chicago opened for the four-day comic con. The actor touched on why he keeps coming back for comic con appearances and a future solo film starring The Incredible Hulk. Thanks for joining Solzy at the Movies. Lou Ferrigno:  You’re very welcome. How are enjoying your time in Chicago? Lou Ferrigno:  Great.  I got a lot of…

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Wizard World: Thomas Ian Nicholas talks American Pie, Rookie of the Year

Actor/musician Thomas Ian Nicholas spoke to Solzy at the Movies on Thursday night as Wizard World Chicago opened for the weekend. Nicholas was also promoting the newest book from author Lani Sarem, Handbook for Mortals.  The actor will be producing the film. Thanks for joining Solzy at the Movies.  How are enjoying your time in Chicago? Thomas Ian Nicholas:  It’s good, man.  I love Chicago.  I was just here with my band touring.  I come…

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FIRST LOOK: The Opposition with Jordan Klepper

Comedy Central has given us the first look at the upcoming spin-off of The Daily Show: The Opposition with Jordan Klepper. The Opposition with Jordan Klepper is set to premiere on September 25, 2017, at 11:30 PM ET/10:30 PM CT on Comedy Central. According to Comedy Central: The Opposition with Jordan Klepper will satirize the hyperbolic, conspiracy-laden noise machine that is the alternative-media landscape on both the right and left. The Opposition is the voice…

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Fred China talks Beetlejuice fan documentary, crowdfunding

Fred China has been busy over the past month with crowdfunding on Indiegogo for his documentary, Documentary for the Recently Deceased: The Making of Beetlejuice.  The campaign has seven days remaining and has raised only 37% of its $23,000 goal. What’s your background and what qualifies you to make a documentary on Beetlejuice heading into next year’s 30th anniversary of the comedy classic? Fred China:  I have always been a big fan of the movie…

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California Typewriter: Documentary is Nostalgic

California Typewriter is a nostalgic documentary that will make you think about what life was like in the days before computers, smart phones, and the internet. The doc gets its name from California Typewriter, one of the few repair shops left standing.  The shop is dedicated to making sure the typewriters are working. While many of us will send quick notes by email or text, award-winning actor Tom Hanks is one who will still type…

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