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First Teaser For 'The Force Awakens' Hits Theaters This Weekend!

November 25th, 2014 1:59pm EST
'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Teaser To Hit Theaters As Plot Ru
The first official teaser trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is set to hit movie theaters on Friday, giving fans "a tiny peek" at what director J.J. Abrams and his team have been doing.

Late last week rumors circulated that the first teaser for the film would come over the Thanksgiving holiday, and on Monday Abrams uploaded a photo of a note he wrote to his Twitter page, officially making the announcement that an 88-second look at the film would hit select theaters.

THANKSGIVING pic.twitter.com/46811BgWiF

— Bad Robot (@bad_robot) November 24, 2014

Earlier this month the na...
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'Guardians Of The Galaxy's' Michael Rooker On Yondu Past, Present And Future

November 25th, 2014 12:30pm EST
Interview: 'Guardians Of The Galaxy's' Michael Rooker On Yondu P
Anyone who witnessed Marvel’s latest big blockbuster spectacle that was James Gunn’s "Guardians of the Galaxy" knows the great Michael Rooker all too well. As the scene stealing space pirate Yondu Udonta, surrogate father to Star-Lord Peter Quill and overall bawdy blue bad guy, Rooker created one of the coolest, quirkiest and funniest Marvel characters to date. Of course, it helps that Rooker and Gunn have worked together successfully many times in the past (from "Slither" to "Super!"), but ever solid performer Rooker has always been up for the challenge. (See his first flick "Henry: Por...
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'Wizard Of Oz' Costume Brings In Mega Bucks

November 25th, 2014 8:52am EST
Cowardly Lion Costume Sells At Auction For $3 Million
The Cowardly Lion costume from the iconic 1939 film "The Wizard of Oz" has sold at auction for more than $3 million. Actor Bert Lahr wore the famous furry suit, which was discovered by a junk dealer while clearing out an old MGM building.

The costume was sold at Bonham's Turner Classic Movies auction on Monday. A test dress that Judy Garland wore as Dorothy was also sold at the event.

In "The Wizard of Oz," Dorothy and her dog Toto are caught in a tornado's path and travel from Kansas to the land of Oz. While trying to return home, Dorothy and her new friends (the Scarecrow, Tin Man an...
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Female Director To Helm 'Wonder Woman' Film

November 25th, 2014 8:30am EST
Michelle MacLaren
Warner Bros. film "Wonder Woman" is taking shape as Michelle MacLaren has signed on to direct the project. The film is set to hit theaters in 2017 and will include Charles Roven, Zack Snyder and Deborah Snyder as producers, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

MacLaren has been involved in beloved TV shows including "Breaking Bad," "The Walking Dead" and "Game of Thrones." She won two Emmys for producing "Breaking Bad" in 2013 and 2014. She made her directorial debut on "The X-Files."

She will be the first woman to direct a comic book film and will work with several writers to develop a s...
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DVD Review: 'Speak No Evil'

November 24th, 2014 11:00am EST
DVD Review: 'Speak No Evil'
Beware the kids! Dodge the tots with us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Speak No Evil" out Dec. 2 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We see if the munchkins within have bite below!

Title: "Speak No Evil"

Grade: 2

Cast: Gabrielle Stone, Carl Jensen, Olivia Cavender

Director: Roze

Rating: R

Runtime: 74 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgate.com

The Flick: "Speak No Evil" starts off interestingly enough with a single mom partnering with her latest one-night stand to find her missing daughter. Problem is things go south when evil spi...
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DVD Review: 'Phobia'

November 24th, 2014 10:00am EST
DVD Review: 'Phobia'
Ready to be trapped inside with what haunts you? The follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Phobia" out now from RLJ/Image Home Entertainment. We examine the haunting at home below!

Title: "Phobia"

Grade: 1

Cast: Michael Jefferson, Emma Dubery, Sarah Schoofs

Director: Rory Douglas Abel

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 84 minutes

Release Company: RLJ/Image Home Entertainment

Website: www.rljentertainment.com

The Flick: The eye opening art on the box for phobia is some of the creepiest imagery I’ve seen in a while – too bad the flick housed inside doesn’t keep the quality ...
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'Hunger Games: Mockingay -- Part 1' Trounces Box Office Competitors

November 24th, 2014 8:59am EST
'Hunger Games: Mockingay -- Part 1' Has Biggest Opening Of 2014
"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 1" dominated the weekend box office, making $123 million in ticket sales and landing the biggest box office debut of 2014.

Despite its impressive ticket sales, the film earned much less than its predecessor, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," which debuted with $158 million last year.

"Mockingjay -- Part 1" also did well internationally, earning $152 million.

The film centers on Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) and her friends who begin their revolution against the Capitol. Katniss unwittingly becomes the symbol of rebellion and reluctantly accep...
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There's A Trailer For The First 'Jurassic World' Trailer

November 23rd, 2014 5:15pm EST
Jurassic World
The first trailer for the fourth "Jurassic Park" movie, "Jurassic World," is set to premiere on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27.

Starring Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard, the latest installment in the series, which takes place 22 years after the events of the first film in the series.

The original Jurassic Park, located on Isla Nublar, off the coast of Costa Rica, has now been fully developed by Simon Misrani (Irrfan Khan, "Life of Pi") and is a fully functional theme park that drew in nearly 100,000 guests in its first month of operation, according to the website Masrani Glob...
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Check Out The Explosive 'Expendables 3' On DVD & Blu-ray Nov. 25

November 23rd, 2014 6:32am EST
The Expendables 3
In "The Expendables 3," Barney (Sylvester Stallone), Christmas (Jason Statham) and the rest of the team encounter Conrad Stonebanks (Mel Gibson), who co-founded The Expendables with Barney in the past.

However, Stonebanks turned into a ruthless arms trader. Barney thought he killed Stonebanks, who managed to escape death and has made it his mission to end The Expendables for good.

In order to defeat Stonebanks, Barney recruits a young group of tech savvy members to join the Expendables. The result? A clash of classic old-school style versus high-tech expertise.

The action-packed film a...
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How Did 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 1' Do On Opening Day?

November 22nd, 2014 5:23pm EST
'Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 1' Boasts Biggest Opening Of T
"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay--Part 1" scored $55 million in ticket sales on opening day on Friday, the largest of the year. The film, starring Jennifer Lawrence, is expected to make between $125 million and $130 million over the weekend.

"Mockingjay," however, is far behind the first two films, grossing 20 percent less than "Hunger Games" and "Catching Fire," according to Variety. The predecessors debuted at $152 million and $158 million, respectively.

Globally, the film has earned more than $67.5 million during its first three days of release.

In comparison, "Transformers: Age of Extin...
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