Disneyland: Black Panther Mural With Chadwick Boseman Unveiled

Black Panther’ Mural With Chadwick Boseman Unveiled at Disneyland Disneyland Resort/Christian Thom Wakanda forever. Disney unveiled a Chadwick Boseman mural in its Downtown Disney shopping district. The artwork from Nikkolas Smith shows the late Marvel star giving the Wakanda salute to a young fan wearing Black Panther mask. Smith shared photos of his work on Thursday […]

Malcolm and Marie: Netflix Acquisition out of Toronto Film Fest

Netflix had no film titles at the Toronto Film Festival this year but set the tone at the virtual sales market by buying Malcolm & Marie for $30 million, paying $20 million for Halle Berry’s directorial debut, Bruised, and an undisclosed sum for Pieces of a Woman, which stars Shia LaBeouf and The Crown star Vanessa Kirby, after its Venice Fest debut.

Individualism and Commitment in American Cinema: John (Duke) Wayne Model

Why John Wayne is the most durable, popular and significant movie star in Hollywood’s history. In the typical John Wayne war films, there is no major transformation of his screen character. The narrative begins with his already established ideological commitment to the cause.

Young Doctors, The (1961): Phil Karlson’s Medical Drama, Starring Ben Gazzara and Fredric March,

Narrated by Ronald Reagan, The Young Doctors is a rather conventional medical melodrama, elevated by the direction of Phil Karlson and acting of Ben Gazzara, Fredric March, Dick Clark, Ina Balin, Eddie Albert, Phyllis Love, Aline MacMahon, George Segal.

Juniper Tree, The (1990): Icelandic Nietzchka Keen’s Medieval Fantasy-Fairy Tale, Starring Björk (Sundance Fest; Women Make Film)

Icelandic Nietzchka Keene directed The Juniper Tree, a beautifully mounted black-and-white Medieval fantasy, based on the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm.