Connect with us

Published

on

Masterful filmmaker Dee Rees vividly captures the 1940s American South in the film Mudbound, based on the international bestselling novel by Hillary Jordan.

The film, an adaptation co-written by Virgil Williams and Rees, is the timeless and timely story of two families – one black, one white – bound together by the farmland of the Mississippi Delta during the Jim Crow era.

netflix mudbound movie

A powerful ensemble cast including Carey Mulligan, Garrett Hedlund, Jason Mitchell, Jason Clarke, Jonathan Banks, Mary J. Blige and Rob Morgan portray the richly nuanced relationships between the McAllans and the Jacksons.

 netflix mudbound movie

Rees commands a team of top craftspeople including a remarkable roster of female department heads – including cinematographer Rachel Morrison, editor Mako Kamitsuna, composer Tamar-kali, Oscar® nominee sound engineer Pud Cusack and makeup department head Angie Wells – to bring the past into the present and shine a light on a chapter of American history rarely seen on screen before.

Mudbound will be on Netflix and in select theaters on Friday, November 17.

Facebook: Facebook.com/mudbound

Twitter: @MudboundMovie

Instagram: @mudbound

Movie Trailer

Marvel (@MarvelStudios) Breaks The Internet–Avengers Infinity War Trailer is Here!

Published

on

 

It feels like we have been waiting a lifetime to witness what will be the biggest superhero movie to date–Avengers Infinity War!thanos avengers infinity war

Superhero from across the Marvel Cinematic Universe are uniting to face down one of the universe’s deadliest villains–Thanos! The Mad Titan has finally opted to gather the Infinity Stones himself, but he will have to face down Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, The Avengers, as well as a coalition of Wakanda’s Army, and The Guardians of The Galaxy! Check out the trailer below!

Marvel Studios definitely attempted to break the internet with the release of this first trailer (you know there have to be more). We not only love seeing The Avengers back together, but the appearance of so many other characters–67 to be exact–is even more mind-boggling!

PHlwWnlT0Fneot_1_l

You might consider the appearance of so many superheroes at once for one villain to be overkill, but that would mean you’re not an avid comic book reader or you would know that all of the stones combined make him one of the most powerful being in existence!

PHzRQuNcG6GwDD_1_l

What we can tell from the trailer is that the first wave of heroes will be defeated by Thanos–Spider-Man namely while in his Iron Spider armor. Next, we can tel you that Vision’s time is limited as he is powered by the Mind Stone. Thanos is coming for it and no single hero can stop him. Moving on; Captain America will get some sort of a shield, Winter Soldier is awakened to help in the fight, Iron Man will attempt to use the Hulkbuster Armor against Thanos, Dr. Strange and Wong will assist, and The Scarlet Witch and Vision FINALLY fall in love!

We know where we will be on May 4, 2018, and if you’re smart you will be there too cheering on a few dozen of the greatest superheroes on the planet!

 

Continue Reading

Movie Reviews

Family First! “Coco” (@pixarcoco) May Be Pixar’s Most Heartwarming Film To Date!

Every now and then a film comes along that makes you re-evaluate what is really important to you in life. Maybe you are like me, so busy sometimes that you forget your family and friends and take for granted the memories you make with them. If you find any of these previous statements resonating with you then we definitely recommend you see Pixar’s latest film, Coco!

Published

on

coco pixar movie

Every now and then a film comes along that makes you re-evaluate what is really important to you in life. Maybe you are like me, so busy sometimes that you forget your family and friends and take for granted the memories you make with them. If you find any of these previous statements resonating with you then we definitely recommend you see Pixar’s latest film, Coco!

coco pixar movie

Alanna Ubach, Jaime Camil, Gabriel Iglesias, Luis Valdez, Sofía Espinosa, Carla Medina, and Anthony Gonzalez in Coco (2017)

Coco centers on a Mexican family, The Riveras, who for generations have been shoe makers in their community. The family has an ancestral ban on music and greatly deter, Miguel (Anthony Gonzalez), the youngest member of their family from becoming a musician.

His greatest opponent being his grandmother, Abuelita (Renee Victor). Miguel, however, believing he has an ancestral connection to a famous musician, Ernesto de la Cruz (Benjamin Bratt), steals his guitar on Dia de Los Muertos (Day of The Dead) and is transported to the afterlife.

coco pixar movie

There, he reconnects with his ancestors who although are happy to see him realize he must be returned to the land of the living by sunrise or be trapped there forever. However, one condition upon his return is set that he may not be able to live with. It is a race against time as Miguel must find his true purpose all while reconnecting with his family and ancestors!

coco pixar movie

Lombardo Boyar, Renee Victor, and Anthony Gonzalez in Coco (2017)

This film is nothing short of wonderful. Despite having a recurring theme of death, it really can serve as a way of remembering those you have lost and remembering where you came from. The world this film is set in is nothing short of beautiful and magical, all while informative. I have heard of Dia de Los Muertos growing up, but I simply dismissed it as a Mexican Halloween celebration. Boy, was I wrong! The holiday is all about family and honoring and maintaining a connection to those you have lost. There really is life after death and this film really hones in on that. Whether you are a believer or not this is a film for your whole family. In the spirit of Thanksgiving–be thankful for everyone and everything you have around you!

Continue Reading

Movie Trailer

[VIDEO] First Look! Deadpool 2’s “Wet On Wet” Teaser Trailer!

Published

on

deadpool wet on wet teaser trailer

It is hard to believe it has been almost two years since we saw our favorite “Merc with a Mouth,” Deadpool!

Our crazy superhero is back and as zany as ever–especially when it comes to his  new teaser trailer, “We on Wet!”

After surviving a near fatal bovine attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef (Wade Wilson) struggles to fulfill his dream of becoming Mayberry’s hottest bartender while also learning to cope with his lost sense of taste. Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade must battle ninjas, the yakuza, and a pack of sexually aggressive canines, as he journeys around the world to discover the importance of family, friendship, and flavor – finding a new taste for adventure and earning the coveted coffee mug title of World’s Best Lover.

deadpool 2 movie poster

This teaser is nothing short of hilarious! It is cool, however, to see Deadpool and his supporting cast which includes mutant superheroes, Cable, Colossus, and Domino, on a Thanksgiving portrait together. They are part of his “family” after all! Deadpool’s Untitled Sequel debuts in theaters in June 2018! Be sure you check back here for updates!

 

Continue Reading
Advertisement

Facebook

Trending

%d bloggers like this: