Indiana Jones: Spielberg’s Chapter 5 to Hit Thetaers July 10, 2020

Disney has dated some films on Tuesday, including Star Wars: Episode IX, the live-action Lion King reboot, and Frozen 2. It also moved the openings for Indiana Jones, Wreck-It Ralph 2, Wrinkle in Time,and others. The fifth film in the long-running Indiana Jones series will now hit theaters on July 10, 2020. It was previously slated […]

Movie Cycles: Religious Epics

In the late 1940s and early 1950s, there was a cycle of religious–Jewish, Christian–epics.

Oscar 1983: Alcoholics Year–All Five Best Actor Nominees

You did not have to look far for evidence. Rather shockingly, in 1983, all five Best Actor nominees played drunks, of one kind or another. Winner: Robert Duvall, Tender Mercies The versatile Robert Duvall won Best Actor for Tender Mercies, Bruce Beresford’s intimate drama about an alcoholic country singer who’s rehabilitated by the love of […]

Fate of the Furious:

The eighth Fast and Furious film, from Universal, raced ahead of the box office newcomers on Friday evening, earning $11.2 million at 4,329 locations. While last weekend, the high-speed blockbuster shattered records with $532.5 million worldwide and seemed to signal that summer box office season had started early, this frame’s new offerings beg to differ. […]

Pentagon Papers: Spielberg’s Journalistic Drama Starring Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep

Spielberg’s Pentagon Papers drama (still untitled) is a major awards season contender in this year’s Oscars race.