Tag: film

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

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

best movies of 2017

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

Thanos vs. Literally Everyone: Trailer for “Avengers: Infinity War” Released

Since premiering in 1963, “The Avengers” series has transcended beyond a simple comic and become nothing short of an enormous entertainment franchise that spans multiple types of multimedia. The longstanding, legendary group is a conglomerate of many of the flagship characters in Marvel Comics, Captain America and Asgardian god Thor to name a few of… Read More

Superhero Movies for Your Grandchildren: Marvel Cinematic Universe Announces 20 More Films

Ever since the acquisition of the Marvel Cinematic Universe with the worldwide entertainment conglomerate owned by a mouse, Disney, superhero films have become it’s own category of films. Instead of the sporadic and occasional “X Men” film or “Spiderman” movie that would be released about yearly or so, Disney seems to have produced and continues… Read More