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The JoBlo Movie Show Podcast: DCEU, Deepwater Horizon, Jumanji sequel & more

*The following podcast is Rated F for Foul Language* Listening options below! iTunes: RSS: Google Play Pocket Casts Welcome to the first episode of the JoBlo Movie Show Podcast! Join hosts Paul Shirey (Editor-in-Chief, JoBlo.com), Chris Bumbray (JoBlo.com film critic), and Sean Wist (JoBlo.com news editor) as they discuss all the latest...
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Review: Deepwater Horizon

This title was previously reviewed at TIFF 2016. PLOT: The true story of the Deepwater Horizon, the mobile drilling unit that exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, causing the BP Oil Spill. REVIEW: While the BP Oil Spill may not seem a natural topic for a $100 million plus disaster movie designed to play to a broad audience, Peter Berg ’s DEEPWATER HORIZON is...
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We interview Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, and more for Deepwater Horizon

Director Peter Berg dives back into the realm of real-life events this week with DEEPWATER HORIZON, based on the 2010 disaster that caused 11 deaths and is now known as the biggest oil spill in U.S. history. Starring Mark Wahlberg , Kurt Russell , Kate Hudson , Gina Rodriguez , John Malkovich , Ethan Suplee , and Dylan O'Brien, the film is a powerful retelling of the human...
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Disaster strikes in the Deepwater Horizon trailer featuring Kurt Russell

On April 20th, 2010, one of the world’s largest man-made disasters occurred on the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico. Directed by Peter Berg (LONE SURVIVOR, BATTLESHIP) and starring Kurt Russell and Mark Wahlberg , HORIZON looks to bring some real heart-pumping action sequences our way, which you can get a glimpse of with the new trailer!...
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Trailer for Deepwater Horizon builds up the tension

If you want to see the mark of a phenomenal trailer, then be sure to click Play at the end of this article and watch the first one for Peter Berg 's DEEPWATER HORIZON. Based on the true story of the offshore drilling rig of the same name that exploded and set forth the greatest oil spill in U.S. history, Peter Berg 's film already has me on edge. This trailer builds up the tension...
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Johnny Depp may star in J.C. Chandor's crime thriller Triple Frontier

Johnny Depp might be returning to the world of organized crime in a new movie. Variety has learned that the actor is in early talks to star in TRIPLE FRONTIER, an ensemble crime thriller "set in the notorious border zone between Paraguay, Argentina and Brazil." Depp first showed interest in the project back when Kathryn Bigelow was attached to direct ,...
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J.C. Chandor developing real estate tome The Liar's Ball as a feature film

J.C. Chandor may have dropped out of making DEEPWATER HORIZON but he has found a new project. Chandor will team with A24 Films to adapt Vicky Ward's non-fiction book The Liar's Ball. Chandor will work with writer Gideon Yago (The Newsroom, Manhattan) and executive producer Zachary Quinto , who produced and starred in Chandorís MARGIN CALL. Ward's book may not have seemed like the...
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First image of Mark Wahlberg in Peter Berg's Deepwater Horizon

Filming has started on Peter Berg 's film DEEPWATER HORIZON, based on the true story of the Gulf Oil Spill disaster. The film is currently shooting in New Orleans and the first image of Mark Wahlberg in character has come online. There is not much context to the shot but we can clearly see Wahlberg streaked with crude oil looking pensively into the distance. It also looks as if...
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Peter Berg replaces JC Chandor as director on Deepwater Horizon

Back in August , we heard the news that Mark Wahlberg was joining J.C. Chandor 's true life disaster film DEEPWATER HORIZON. With Chandor's third film, A MOST VIOLENT YEAR< racking up acclaim this awards season, it seemed like a larger scope film based on a recent disaster may be the ticket for the filmmaker to finally nab an Oscar. But, it looks like that may not be in...
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Review: A Most Violent Year

PLOT : An ambitious businessman in 1981 New York attempts to expand on his fuel empire during a severely competitive period. Yet with a series of attacks and hijacking of his company trucks, as well as possible threats against his family, he finds himself at odds with those around him on how exactly to progress in this turbulent time. REVIEW : A MOST VIOLENT YEAR is an effective and...
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National Board of Review names A Most Violent Year as Best Picture

Another day and another group has named their Best Picture of the year. This time it is the prestigious National Board of Review who have selected J.C. Chandor 's third film, A MOST VIOLENT YEAR, as their pick for the top honor. The 106-year-old organization also bestowed Best Director honors to Clint Eastwood for AMERICAN SNIPER and Best Screenplay honors to THE LEGO MOVIE...
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Jessica Chastain & Oscar Isaac star in this trailer for A Most Violent Year

J.C. Chandor 's third directorial feature, A MOST VIOLENT YEAR, looks to show audiences a crime drama set in the early 80s in New York City. Statistically the most dangerous time period of that city's existence, this story will focus on immigrant Abel Morales' ( Oscar Isaac ) business and his attempt to capitalize on opportunities as the rampant violence, decay, and...
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