Vin Diesel said Friday that the latest “Fast & Furious” film deserves a best picture Oscar but has two strikes against it when it comes to the Academy — it’s an action flick and it’s a sequel.
The Oscars are often a den of crazy, from rambling speeches and mangled names to some truly terrible host routines. But do you remember Sacheen Littlefeather? Or the streaker?
The all-new, all-female “Ghostsbusters” are here.
With only eight films nominated for Best Picture at this year’s Oscars, we point out five additional films that deserved a spot in this prestigious Academy Award category.
3RD HOUR–3RD SEG We capped the show with Headlines and the Oscars.
The dreaded final book film adaptation break up is here. Franchises such as Twilight and Harry Potter have taken the split route for their final chapters to mixed results. Most fans complained that “Part 1″ entries are a bit lackluster with most of the action relegated to the blowout “Part 2″ finale. The Hunger Games is the next franchise to take the half-and-half approach looking to make sure their fans are left happy, while still making extra bucks with two movies instead of one in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1.
Fire & Rescue comes out on Blu-ray on November 4th, 2014. Planes 2 is the second installment, following Planes. This movie feels very low budget and it is not hard to tell that it was originally intended to be straight to DVD.
Books form the basis of countless Hollywood films and you’ll have no shortage of big screen adaptations to choose from during this year’s Oscar season and throughout 2015.
Maleficent never looked so bad, and I mean that in the best way possible. Legendary Disney animator Marc Davis created this beautiful and brooding protagonist at a time when the studio’s villans were still bad to the bone, rather than mostly bad, but just a little funny, or didn’t, as one animator said, “scare the popcorn out of the kids.”
The former California governor will share the stage with Governor Jerry Brown at a climate change symposium. Schwarzenegger will then head to the capitol rotunda to unveil his official portrait.
First off, something that you need to know about me before I launch into this review is that I love car action films. I enjoy car chases, races, and cars defying the boundaries of reality. Also, being familiar with the Need for Speed video games, I was certain that this movie was going to deliver it.
In it’s opening weekend, “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” trampled the competition and dominated the box office raking in $73 million.