Film Review – PRISONERS

Prisoners is that rare nail biter thriller that wastes no time in firmly grabbing you by the throat and doesn’t let go until its done with you nearly two and half hours later. With a unforgiving plot that is sure to wreck havoc with any and every parent in its movie goer audience, when two six-year olds are kidnapped, to ...

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Film Review: THE WIZARD OF OZ – AN IMAX 3D EXPERIENCE

For me, and like most fans, The Wizard of Oz is has been a movie that lived on through televised broadcasts and the numerous home video versions that have graced my collection shelves over the years. So the opportunity to experience it on the big screen is without question a big rare treat. As one of the most iconic films of all time, ...

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Will Peter Davison Appear In The DOCTOR WHO 50th ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL?

While there has been nothing but a thick shroud of Deny Deny Deny on whether any of the actors who portrayed Classic Doctors would appear in the highly anticipated Who 50th Anniversary Special, The Day of the Doctor,  some interesting news has emerged from the Fifth Doctor, Peter Davison. Following an alleged staged protest earlier this week outside of the BBC by ...

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The ROBOCOP Remake Gets An Official Poster

The RoboCop remake got its first (underwhelming) trailer last week, and now an official poster is upon us. While the re-design of Detroit’s best robot crime fighter does ultimately look better than the first unofficial pics that emerged from the set that caused an uproar last year (but still looking like Batman’s body armor with a Cylon visor), overall I ...

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Chris Cooper Teases Norman Osborn In THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 & 3

I’m settling back in New York following my latest amazing tour of duty at the Toronto Film Festival and posting another snippet of fan boy news from TIFF that I shot for Access Hollywood (shameless self promotion) during the red carpet premiere for August: Osage County. Chris Cooper dishes on his role as the sinister Norman Osborn in The Amazing ...

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DOCTOR WHO 50th Anniversary Special Title & Poster Revealed!

The highly anticipated Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special now has an official title: THE DAY OF THE DOCTOR. “The Day of the Doctor is nearly here!” Matt Smith said in BBC’s press release. “Hope you all enjoy. There’s lots more coming your way, as the countdown to the 50th begins now.” In addition to celebrating the landmark half century of ...

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Ben Affleck As The Dark Knight In GOOD WILL BATMAN

Comedian Pete Holmes shows us what happens when Ben Affleck takes his Batman persona into a re-cut & remastered version of the film that won him an Academy Award for screenwriting, Good Will Hunting. Holmes has been doing hilarious Batman riffs parodying Christian Bale’s gravel voiced version of the Dark Knight for some time with the folks at College Humor, ...

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Hugh Jackman Praises X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST As Three Movies In One

Access Hollywood has been on full Toronto Film Festival coverage since its kick off last Thursday. Hugh Jackman is in town for his powerful new drama Prisoners, and talked up the post-credits scene in The Wolverine, Bryan Singer’s lasting contribution to the big screen superhero genre, and Christopher Nolan’s first reaction to 2000’s X-Men with AH’s Scott Mantz (for full disclosure: ...

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Film Review – RIDDICK

Riddick finds Vin Diesel reprising his role as the galaxy’s favorite bad ass Furyan in round three of the series. The latest film falls far more in line with the trilogy’s first installment, the sleeper sci-fi hit Pitch Black, than the bloated and extremely over ambitious follow-up The Chronicles of Riddick, and strips the character down into a back to ...

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The Official Full Trailer For GRAVITY Is Here!

Warner Bros. has released the full trailer to Alfonso Cuaron’s Gravity, starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney, just ahead of its red carpet premiere at the Toronto Film Festival on Sunday. The film is already scoring Oscar buzz by the boatload.  In an interview with Variety, here are the praises James Cameron had for the film: “I was stunned, absolutely floored,” he said. ...

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TRANSFORMERS 4 Now Has a Title AND Teaser Poster!

Transformers 4 can now be called Age of Exctinction. With the rumors of the Dinobots making an appearance, short of a image of Grimlock, ain’t that new title is a not so subtle throw to dinosaurs? You can also check out images director Michael Bay has released of the G1 Autobot favorites set to appear in the next stage of the series, Optimus ...

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Has Benedict Cumberbatch Been Cast In STAR WARS: EPISODE VII?

It’s Monday and Labor Day, so it’s only natural a hot Star Wars story is cast out for us to obsess over. So how does this latest rumor sit with you folks? Benedict Cumberbatch has been cast in Star Wars: Episode VII.  That’s the latest word around town, according to a report from Film Chronicles. The popular Sherlock star is set to re-team ...

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Bryan Cranston Addresses Those Lex Luthor Casting Rumors… Again

There has been no shortage of online buzz when it comes to the 2015 sequel to Man of Steel, announced with great fanfare at Comic Con in July, which will showcase Superman and Batman together on the big screen and facing off for the first time. The web exploded with a tidal wave of outrage when Ben Affleck was cast as Batman opposite ...

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