Category: Music and Entertainment

A Perfect Casting: Tom Hanks Cast as Mr. Rogers For Upcoming Biopic

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Of the 100 billion people to ever exist throughout humankind, few individuals are genuinely wise, respectful and caring quite like Fred Rogers. A wonderful television producer and not too surprisingly an excellent musician and Presbyterian minister as well, Mr. Rogers became a staple in almost every American household. He had a unique way of discussing … Read More

#OscarsSoDiverse: 2018 Oscar Nominations Include Great Diversity As Opposed to Previous Years

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First aired in 1953, The Academy Awards are an excellent showcase of quality films aired throughout the year prior, which blew both audiences and critics away for reasons such as groundbreaking cinematography, incredible acting performances, heart wrenching and relatable plots. It’s a night where top “A list” celebrities all: don the most expensive couture outfit,… Read More

What a Story, Mark: James Franco Wins Best Actor Golden Globe for “The Disaster Artist”

James Franco at the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards - Show

Over the past few weeks, I’ve extensively covered the strange yet heartwarming story of the critically panned film that became a cult classic among it’s countless devoted fans including myself, “The Room.”   Starring Tommy Wiseau — who also directed, wrote and produced the movie — “The Room” is a melodrama with elements of adultery, betrayal… Read More

Finally: A Theatrical Release in New Orleans for Cult Classic “The Room”

The Room (film)

On a lukewarm Saturday night in March of 2016, The Landmark Inwood in Dallas (a theater known for airing cult classics), hosted a midnight showing of “The Room” — a movie that perfectly defines the “cult classic” genre even further than “Rocky Horror.” Telling the story of an overly friendly and trusting banker named Johnny whose… Read More

Good News for Deadpool Fans: Disney Not Likely To Disney-Up Fox Properties

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What started as an animation company producing cartoons of a mouse driving a steamboat, has now become a conglomerate of almost every company that produces any form of entertainment. Within the past decade, Disney has bought the entire Star Wars universe and announced plans to produce an new saga beyond “The Skywalker Saga”. Yet, their acquisitions… Read More

A Touchdown of Comedy: Rob Gronkowski Releases Stand Up Comedy Special

Showtime Presents Unsportsmanlike Comedy with Rob Gronkowski

Not many players in the National Football League are known for their fun-loving, gregarious, and socially smart personalities as is the case with New England Patriots tight end Rob “Gronk” Gronkowski. Whereas some NFL players occasionally have a bit too much fun and received legal troubles because of it, Gronk has managed to stay out… Read More

“Get Out” and “Lady Bird” Among Many: CBS’ Top Ten Movies of 2017

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This past year was monumental for film-making in many ways. Although there were more Marvel, DC comics and other superhero films than any movie goer could possibly keep up with — as well as the obligatory “feel good” inspirational movies — there were also surprise hits that cost a fraction of big-budget epics and performed equally as… Read More

A Darker Mirror: “Black Mirror” Returns to Netflix for Season Four

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Of the approximately three billion shows that Netflix has produced over the past years, none capture pure technologically-driven and futuristic horror like the anthology series, “Black Mirror”. The show has become equally as memorable as “The Twilight Zone” in a fraction of episodes. What stands out about the fascinating storytelling of “Black Mirror” is the… Read More