Starpulse.com

Movies

'Indiana Jones 5' Is Definitely Happening -- But Not Anytime Soon

May 5th, 2015 9:55pm EDT
Indiana Jones
Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy has confirmed that a fifth Indiana Jones movie will definitely happen, but it probably won't be anytime soon.

During her interview with Vanity Fair magazine to promote this December's continuation of the Star Wars saga in the J.J. Abrams-directed Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Kennedy confirmed that Disney is set to continue on with the franchise.

The film studio landed the rights to Indiana Jones following its blockbuster deal to acquire Lucasfilm from George Lucas for a mere $4 billion; inking a deal with Paramount to land the series, along with small...
READ MORE

These 80s Soundtracks Made The Movie Better

May 5th, 2015 8:35pm EDT
Top 10 Movie Enhancing 80s Soundtracks
"Out of Bounds," "D.C. Cab" and "Trick or Treat?" I know what you’re thinking film fans – how can these selections be on a top ten list involving memorable 80’s soundtracks? Easy! This is not a conventional list of groundbreaking iconic big budget studio films where the music that matches the movie. (Meaning "Top Gun," "Flashdance" and "Footloose" are out!) The flicks that inhabit this list are somewhat smaller lessor known films – some amazing, some just okay – that all have savory soundtracks that enhance the viewing pleasure in common. So while some of the flicks below feature at t...
READ MORE

Ryan Gosling's Debut, 'Lost River,' Arrives On Blu-ray & DVD May 5

May 5th, 2015 5:14am EDT
Check Out Ryan Gosling's Debut, 'Lost River,' On Blu-ray & DVD M
"Lost River" takes place in the crumbling decay of a city in ruin. Billy (Christina Hendricks, "Mad Men"), a single mother to two sons, barely makes a living as a waitress.

When a sinister banker threatens her family with eviction, Billy is driven to find work in a lurid nightclub where violence passes as entertainment.

The film is a dark fairy tale about love, family and the fight for survival in the face of danger.

Saoirse Ronan, Matt Smith, Ian De Caestecker, Eva Mendes and Ben Mendelsohn also star.

The film is actor Ryan Gosling's directorial debut and screened at the SXSW Film Fest...
READ MORE

Behind-The-Scenes Photos And Video Reveal A Lot More About 'The Force Awakens'

May 4th, 2015 5:31pm EDT
Star Wars TFA Vanity Fair
A shoot by famed photographer Annie Leibovitz for the June issue of Vanity Fair magazine has confirmed some of the casting rumors about Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

The legendary photographer got to go behind-the-scenes on the set of the new film, snapping several never-before-seen photos (see them here) and revealing some interesting details about the first film in the Star Wars sequel trilogy, directed by J.J. Abrams.

Mild Spoilers Ahead...

The cover features old heroes Han Solo (Harrison Ford) and Chewbacca (Peter Mayhew) with new characters Rey (Daisy Ridley), Finn (John Boyega), an...
READ MORE

First 'Suicide Squad' Image Features Harley Quinn, Deadshot, Killer Croc & More!

May 4th, 2015 12:50pm EDT
First Cast Photo From 'Suicide Squad' Features Margot Robbie As
The first cast photo from next year's Suicide Squad (minus Jared Leto's Joker, of course) was released by David Ayer early last month, and over the weekend the director shared the first photo of the DC Comics villains in their full makeup and costumes (again sans Leto.

"Task Force X assembled and ready," he wrote on Twitter.

The film features a rogues gallery of baddies brought together by a secret government agency to assist with black ops missions in exchange for their freedom from Belle Reve prision.

Margot Robbie (Harley Quinn) and Will Smith (Deadshot) head up the cast with Leto and...
READ MORE

DVD Review: 'Miss Julie' - Is It Worth The Money?

May 4th, 2015 11:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'Miss Julie'
Does class rule when it comes to passionate matters? We’re gonna find out as we check out the new to DVD flick "Miss Julie" out May 5 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We examine the roles of servants and masters and the grey lines in between below.

Title: "Miss Julie"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Jessica Chastain, Colin Farrell, Samantha Morton

Director: Liv Ullman

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 130 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: Based of course on the famed play by August Strindberg, this adaptation has its fair share of ups...
READ MORE

Check Out Romantic Comedy 'Love, Rosie' On DVD May 5

May 3rd, 2015 5:57am EDT
Love Rosie
Since the moment they met at age 5, Rosie (Lily Collins) and Alex (Sam Claflin) have been best friends, facing the highs and lows of growing up side by side.

A fleeting shared moment, one missed opportunity and the decisions that follow send their lives in completely different directions.

As each navigates the complexities of life, love and everything in between, they always find their way back to each other - but is it just friendship, or something more?

Based on the novel "Love, Rosie" written by Cecelia Ahern.
READ MORE

Check Out 'Selma,' Now On Digital -- On DVD And Blu-ray May 5

May 2nd, 2015 6:51am EDT
Selma
In spring of 1965, a series of dramatic events changed the course of America and the modern concept of civil rights forever.

Courageous marchers, led by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., attempted three times to carry out a peaceful procession from Selma, Alabama to Montgomery, Alabama on a quest for the basic human right to vote.

The shocking confrontations, the triumphant final march and the passage of the 1965 Voting Rights Act that followed are now an indelible part of history.

David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, Giovanni Ribisi and Cuba Gooding star.

"Selma" was nominated for four Academy Awar...
READ MORE

Forgotten Friday Flick - Do You Remember 'Tuff Turf' From 1985?

May 1st, 2015 12:20pm EDT
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Tuff Turf'
Since both Robert Downey Jr. and the mighty James Spader are co-starring in a small but notable little flick out this week titled "Avengers: Age of Ultron," it felt right to go down the dark aisles of movie past to check out a previous teaming of the dynamic duo – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Today we head back to high school for a little troubled teen rebellion and forbidden love with Spader and Downey Jr. at the helm as a rebel without a cause and his quick-witted, drum playing best bud. (Can you guess who’s playing who?!) There’s also a hottie love interest in the form of one of...
READ MORE

Blu-ray Review: 'Harley Davidson And The Marlboro Man' - Worth The Money?

May 1st, 2015 11:00am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Harley Davidson And The Marlboro Man'
Ready to hang with a pair of old school tough guys? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray action flick "Harley Davidson And The Marlboro Man" out May 19 from Shout! Factory Home Entertainment. We review if it’s indeed better to be dead and cool than alive and uncool below!

Title: "Harley Davidson And The Marlboro Man"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Mickey Rourke, Don Johnson, Tom Sizemore

Director: Simon Wincer

Rating: R

Runtime: 98 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: "Harley Davidson And The Marlboro Man" is a...
READ MORE