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Saoirse Ronan soars as the coming-of-age lead in the trailer for Lady Bird

Everyone knows that teenagers can be a real handful. With that being said, if yours throws themselves out of a moving car, you might want to re-think your approach to how you go about navigating their adolescent musings. Granted, I don't have children of my own, though I have heard many a nightmarish tale from friends of mine who've been brave enough to embrace the throes of...
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Joe Wright's Hanna TV adaptation gets straight-to-series order for Amazon

Back in March, we reported that Joe Wright 's assassination thriller HANNA starring Saoirse Ronan , Eric Bana , and Cate Blanchett was being eyed for a television series adaptation . Today, we've learned that Amazon Studios has granted a straight-to-series order for HANNA from David Farr , who co-wrote the 2011 original film.  Farr, who recently adapted...
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Margot Robbie in talks to play Queen Elizabeth in Mary Queen of Scots

Margot Robbie (SUICIDE SQUAD) may soon be joining the pantheon of actresses who have portrayed Queen Elizabeth I of England as Variety reports that Robbie is currently in negotiations to play the last monarch of the Tudor dynasty in MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS. The film, which is to be helmed by theatre director Josie Rourke, will be " based on the true story of Mary...
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Joe Wright & Saoirse Ronan's Hanna is being adapted into a TV series

Dammit. I could kick myself right now for never having made the time to watch Joe Wright 's assassination thriller HANNA starring  Saoirse Ronan , Eric Bana , and Cate Blanchett . I don't know why I never got around to it, I suppose it just sort of fell into obscurity along with several other films I probably should have seen by now. Anyway, NBC Universal International...
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Cool Videos: Wes Anderson delivers Christmas in the short film Come Together

It's already been two years since Wes Anderson delivered his storybook-quality charm in THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, and it looks like it'll be 2 more years before we finally get another feature-length film of his up on the big screen. Disheartening for fans, for sure, but H&M has stepped in to deliver a little taste of Anderson for the holidays! That's right! The...
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An enormous Middle-Earth Blu-ray box-set will soon be upon us

If you've been holding out for the complete Middle-Earth Blu-ray collection for the past fifteen years, prepare to feel vindicated. Details on an enormous new box-set which contains the extended editions of both THE LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy as well as THE HOBBIT trilogy have been released by Amazon (via io9 ). The Middle-Earth Limited Collector’s Edition also includes the...
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The Best Movie You Never Saw: Byzantium

Welcome to The Best Movie You NEVER Saw, a column dedicated to examining films that have flown under the radar or gained traction throughout the years, earning them a place as a cult classic or underrated gem that was either before it’s time and/or has aged like a fine wine. This week we’ll be looking at BYZANTIUM. THE STORY:  THE PLAYERS:...
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Peter Jackson says he "winged it" with The Hobbit trilogy

Although The Hobbit movies grossed over $2.9 billion worldwide, they didn't reach the critical heights of the Lord of the Rings flicks, and in a fascinating behind-the-scenes video from The Hobbit Trilogy Blu-ray, Peter Jackson said he really didn't know what he was doing while shooting the films. Jackson came on board to direct after Guillermo del Toro left the project, and...
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Review: Brooklyn (TIFF 2015)

  PLOT: In the 1950's, a young Irish woman ( Saoirse Ronan ) leaves her family and home behind to start a new life in the United States. Settling in Brooklyn, the comely young woman finds a new sense of self, especially once she falls in love with a kindhearted plumber ( Emory Cohen ). Her happiness is short-lived when a family tragedy forces her to return to Ireland,...
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Extended Editions of The Hobbit Trilogy are coming to theaters in October

Have you been dreaming of the chance to watch all three legs of THE HOBBIT Trilogy in Extended Edition form over several nights at a nearby theater? Of course not. No one has. But that doesn't seem to matter to Warner Bros., as they're going to give such an experience to the masses anyway. Come October - the 5th, 7th and 13th , to be precise - you'll be able to see AN...
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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies extended edition gets an R-rating

Earlier this week , it was announced that extended editions of Peter Jackson 's The Hobbit trilogy will begin screening in theaters on October 5, 2015. Besides being half an hour longer than the original theatrical version, THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES extended cut has also earned an R-rating by the MPAA for "some violence." There's no word on if...
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Extended editions of The Hobbit trilogy are heading to theaters this fall

Peter Jackson 's bloated trilogy based upon J.R.R. Tolkien 's wonderful novel "The Hobbit" will be heading back to theaters this fall; only this time, they'll be longer than ever! Far Away Entertainment (via ) has announced that the extended editions of THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY , THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG , and THE HOBBIT:...
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