Four Hours at the Capitol: The January 6 Insurrection

Four Hours at the Capitol is an in-depth chronicle of what took place during the January 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. “Anakin, my allegiance is to the Republic, to democracy.” – Obi-Wan Kenobi, Star Wars: Episode 3 – Revenge of the Sith The above quote is one that I kept going back to in the final two months of 2020 and early days of 2021. It’s sad that it’s even relevant but this is…

"Four Hours at the Capitol: The January 6 Insurrection"

Peacemaker Is On Brand For James Gunn

James Gunn brings his signature brand to Peacemaker in the same way that he did to both The Suicide Squad and Guardians of the Galaxy. The Suicide Squad is one of the funniest films to come from DC to date. As such, Peacemaker comes with high expectations to follow through with the same success. If you enjoyed the film, you’re going to enjoy the series. But before I dive into the series, I have to…

"Peacemaker Is On Brand For James Gunn"

The Matrix Resurrections Is Finally Here

Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss return for the fourth installment, The Matrix Resurrections, directed by Lana Wachowski. Do not turn off the film when the credits begin rolling. There is a scene at the end of the credits! Lana Wachowski no longer has to hide who she really is when making this newest installment of The Matrix. Lilly Wachowski might not be behind the camera but together, the two of them were pioneers in Trans…

"The Matrix Resurrections Is Finally Here"

HBO Max: Coming and Leaving in January 2022

HBO Max announced the list of films, series, and specials that are coming and leaving the streaming service during January 2022. Start your New Year right with a parade of original programming coming to HBO Max all month long! Join Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson and other esteemed cast members and filmmakers across all eight Harry Potter films, as they travel back to Hogwarts for the first time to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the franchise’s…

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HBO Max: Coming and Leaving in December 2021

HBO Max announced the list of films, series, and specials that are coming and leaving the streaming service during December 2021. (There have been some revisions since this was first published on November 19.) “The Matrix Resurrections,”(12/22), the next film in the groundbreaking franchise that redefined a genre, reunites original stars Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss in the iconic roles they made famous, Neo and Trinity. The film will be distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures…

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King Richard: Tennis Film Is An Oscar Contender

King Richard, the biopic about Richard, Venus, and Serena Williams and family, is one of many Oscar contenders to launch in November. The trick to sports films is that you need to have a nice mix of sports and comedy or drama. This film has the right mix as it tells the story of the Williams family. We see what Richard Williams (Will Smith) went through as he worked to make Venus (Saniyya Sidney) and…

"King Richard: Tennis Film Is An Oscar Contender"

HBO Max: Coming and Leaving in November 2021

  HBO Max announced the list of films, series, and specials that are coming and leaving the streaming service during November 2021. This November, we’re thankful for the parade of original programming coming to HBO Max all month long! From Warner Bros. Pictures comes  “King Richard” (11/19), starring two-time Oscar nominee Will Smith, based on the true story that will inspire the world. Armed with a clear vision and a brazen 78-page plan, Richard Williams is…

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HBO Max: Coming and Leaving in October 2021

HBO Max announced the list of films, series, and specials that are coming and leaving the streaming service during October 2021. On HBO Max this October, Academy Award nominee Denis Villeneuve (“Arrival,” “Blade Runner 2049”) directs Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures’ “Dune” (10/22), the adaptation of Frank Herbert’s seminal bestseller of the same name. A mythic and emotionally charged hero’s journey, “Dune” tells the story of Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a…

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HBO Max: Coming and Leaving in September 2021

HBO Max announced the list of films, series, and specials that are coming and leaving the streaming service during September 2021. Before I get to next month’s listings, Reminiscence arrives Friday on HBO Max in addition to playing in theaters. From Warner Bros. Pictures comes director/producer Clint Eastwood’s uplifting and poignant drama “Cry Macho” (9/17).  Based on the book by the same name, Eastwood stars as a one-time rodeo star and washed-up horse breeder who, in…

"HBO Max: Coming and Leaving in September 2021"

Reminiscence Seeks Nostalgia Because Miami

Reminiscence is a futuristic noir set in a flooded Miami years down the road so let the fact alone serve as a warning because Miami. There may not be any cocaine cowboys in this film but Miami is starting to get the brunt of the damage on screen. Miami’s future is bleak whether it’s an alien attack or a vanishing coastline. It’s a nice break for the likes of Chicago and San Francisco after suffering…

"Reminiscence Seeks Nostalgia Because Miami"