0commentsFans were definitely interested in seeing the original Japanese release of the newest film, Pokemon: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution, because it's a fully CG animated take on the franchise. Yuyama revealed the staff was initially worried about this move, "So this is actually one of over 20 Pokemon films. However, this is first time we have done full 3D computer generated animation. So even though we've done over 20 Pokemon movies, it feels like this is the first time. I was so worried that this was just going to be a flop and that people weren't going to like it." … [Read more...] about Pokemon Executives Promise Japanese Dub Movies Will Screen in U.S. One Day
The Irishman (2019) It may take a few sittings to get through the entirety of The Irishman given the length, but it’s worth the investment. Unlike some Netflix films, this one also made a theatrical run, a clear gambit to earn recognition from the Academy during awards season. Given the people involved, however, you’d have to be mad not to go for awards recognition. Directed by Martin Scorsese and starring Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, and Joe Pesci — all de-aged using bleeding-edge CGI — this film is like an acting class on steroids. De Niro plays Frank Sheeran, a truck driver in Philadelphia who gets involved with the mob only to work his way up to becoming legendary gangster Jimmy Hoffa’s (Pacino) right-hand man. Part gangster epic, part historical expose on the influence of the Teamsters union and the mob on American politics, The Irishman is yet another extraordinary bullet on Scorsese’s resume. … [Read more...] about The best Netflix original movies (February 2020)
The Pakistan Film Producers Association (PFPA) has demanded for a complete ban on the release of Indian films in the country. Chaudhry Ejaz Kamran, a senior official in the PFPA, said when Pakistani films are not screened in India, why should they screen Indian films in Pakistan. "We have to think seriously about this because though our distributors and exhibitors make money from screening Indian films but in the long run it is hurting the growth of our industry," Kamran told PTI. … [Read more...] about Pakistan Film Producers Association Demand For A Complete Ban On Indian Films!
When it comes to news, we’ve got plenty this week, including some cool new info about Star Wars IX, the film already stoking much debate following Rian Johnson’s (somehow) controversial middle entry in the trilogy, The Last Jedi. Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy has said Disney is already plotting out the next 10 years of Star Wars, which may include many of the characters introduced in The Force Awakens. But the latest news has to do with filming for Episode IX, which apparently will begin in the western Scottish county of Argyll in June of this year. … [Read more...] about Between the Streams: A brutal ‘Sicario 2’ trailer, 10 more years of Star Wars
She added: “I really enjoy it. I’ve done it a few times and I don’t mind wearing both hats and I don’t feel like one role is sacrificed for the other.” … [Read more...] about Margot Robbie says she backs Megxit and plans to invite Meghan Markle and Prince Harry to dinner in Los Angeles