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Interview: We talk Nocturnal Animals with Jake Gyllenhaal, Shannon & More!

The latest from Tom Ford is a hauntingly captivating thriller. From the opening credits to the final frame, NOCTURNAL ANIMALS is just plain stunning. Not only has the director brought in an incredible cast, he has crafted an intense drama, one that features one of the most terrifying scenes we've seen all year - and that is saying something. Jake Gyllenhaal is fantastic. Amy...

New trailer for The Mummy hits, plus details on the film from Alex Kurtzman!

The classic Universal Monsters have always had a special place in my heart. DRACULA, THE WOLF MAN, THE CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON and THE BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN, all of these iconic images haunted my childhood in the best of ways. So when it was rumored that we would be getting a brand new franchise to bring all the classics together, I was equally excited, and perhaps a whole lot...

Review: The Eyes of My Mother

PLOT : A young girl creates an unusual freindship after her mother is viciously murdered. As she grows older, she finds that the attack has brought her down a dark and demented journey of heartbreak and horror. REVIEW : Most horror fans love a good and gory scary movie. It’s always fun to see just how creative the filmmakers can get when slashing victims left and...

Review: Split (AFI FILM FEST)

PLOT : Three teenage girls find themselves held captive by a strange man with mysterious intentions. They soon realize that he may be far more sinister than they had ever imagined. REVIEW : M. Night Shyamalan has certainly had a unique career. With the massive success of THE SIXTH SENSE, UNBREAKABLE, and SIGNS, it appeared that the filmmaker would have quite the resume. And then...

We Interview Jessica Chastain, John Lithgow and more for Miss Sloane!

Jessica Chastain is quickly becoming one of the most exciting talents in Hollywood. From her terrific work in INTERSTELLAR and A MOST VIOLENT YEAR she continues to impress in a new feature directed by John Madden. This time she is taking on politics with her latest, MISS SLOANE. In the film, Ms. Chastain is the title character and she is fantastic. She plays a ruthless...

We interview Billy Bob Thornton, Kathy Bates & more for Bad Santa 2!

The whole gang is back! Willie, Marcus and Thurman Merman are together again for more Yuletide laughs with BAD SANTA 2, and frankly I found this sequel pretty hysterical. Hell, if you are looking for bad; being bad never felt so good with this anti-PC raunchy comedy. Crude, rude and a ton of fun, this second chapter also welcomes the incredible Kathy Bates , as well as...

Review: Paterson (AFI FEST 2016)

PLOT : A day in the life examination of a poetry writing bus driver and the people in his life. REVIEW : There are seven days in a week, and many of us do the exact same routine week by week, month by month and year by year. And that is, in a way, the story of the new film by Jim Jarmusch . PATERSON is the name of the main character, and the name of the town he...

We interview The Edge of Seventeen star Hailee Steinfeld and more!

Sometimes a teen flick manages to rise above the rest. And this is truly the case of THE EDGE OF SEVENTEEN. Written and directed by Kelly Fremon Craig, this flick is truly one of the best and most surprising comedies in years. The story of an awkward teen trying to get through the horrors of high school is funny, charming, sweet and perhaps a little dark. Featuring Hailee Steinfeld ,...

Interview: Jeff Bridges & Ben Foster talk Hell or High Water!

: By the time I finally took in the amazing HELL OR HIGH WATER, I was a little nervous about all the hype. What if it didn't pay off as well as I'd hoped. Thankfully, this fantastic tale of two brothers in desperate times is very likely one of this year's best. Filled with great performances from Jeff Bridges , Chris Pine and  Ben Foster , the David Mackenzie...

Review: The Comedian (AFI FEST 2016)

PLOT : An insult comic, who at one time became a popular sitcom star, tries desperately to escape his squeaky clean television image. REVIEW : AFI Film Festival has returned to Los Angeles, and once again we at JoBlo are checking out some of this year’s presentations. The first film I had the opportunity to take on was the Robert De Niro dark comedy THE COMEDIAN....

We Interview Bleed For This stars Miles Teller, Aaron Eckhart and More!

In BLEED FOR THIS, Miles Teller takes on the role of real life boxer Vinny Pazienza. It is a true tale of near tragedy leading to triumph, and that’s the kind of story I love to hear. Directed by Ben Younger , there is much to appreciate including a number of terrific performances. Aside from Teller really stepping up and making us care about Vinny, you also have Aaron...

Review: Almost Christmas

PLOT : After the death of their mother, a dysfunctional family tries to get along on the first Christmas without her. REVIEW : It’s not even Thanksgiving and we already have our first yuletide family comedy in theatres, and it’s about what you’d expect. ALMOST CHRISTMAS features an all-star cast and a ton of holiday music with a huge helping of sentimental humor...

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