0 View Gallery View Comments What's that buzz? Is it the hum of the Millennium Falcon, warming up in "Solo: A Star Wars Story"? Or could it be the insistent, thrumming soundtrack of "Sicario: Day of the Soldado"? Or maybe the beating wings of Evangeline Lilly as the Wasp in "Ant-Man and the Wasp"? No. It's the sound of movie fans in passionate conversation about this summer's lineup of big-screen entertainment. From the season's blockbusters to the buzziest festival favorites just over the horizon, there's a movie for everyone to talk about this year. Here's our guide (opening dates and ratings are subject to change). - "Solo: A Star Wars Story" (Friday, PG-13) - Set 10 years before the action of the original "Star Wars," during the ascendancy of the evil Empire and the rebellion against it, this heist story - part of an expanded universe that includes "Rogue One" - introduces us to a young Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) and his backstory, including relationships with the … [Read more...] about The 24 movies everyone will be talking about this summer
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CLIVE Owen is an English actor who's best known for his work on the ITV series Chancer and his various movie roles - including Sin City. But what else do we know about Clive, who's his wife Sarah-Jane Fenton, and what are his biggest movie roles? Let's find out... How old is Clive Owen? Clive Owen was born in Coventry, Warwickshire, on 3 October 1964 - that makes him 53. He's known for playing the lead of Stephen Crane in the ITV series Chancer from 1990 to 1991. Clive's also had a major movie career - starring in a string of Hollywood blockbusters, such as King Arthur, Elizabeth: The Golden Age and Sin City. Most read in TV & ShowbizBLONDE BOMBS-HELL Mystery of how Jayne Mansfield ended up in the grip of a satanic sex cult last dance & final round Corrie branded saddest show in soap history as Aidan says goodbye KEV OUT ON THE STREET Corrie's Michael Le Vell stays at hotel after assault arrest yummy mummy Khloe Kardashian takes baby True for a stroll in the sunshine HOT … [Read more...] about How old is Clive Owen, who’s his wife Sarah-Jane Fenton and what are his biggest movies?
Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim had a difficult time at the box office when it was released back in 2013. Yet despite this, a John Boyega-fronted sequel is one of a number of unexpected monster revivals coming our way this year. Meanwhile, the follow-up to Gareth Edwards’ Godzilla is due to arrive in 2019, before a crossover movie with the eponymous colossus of Kong: Skull Island. Given how risk averse Hollywood studios tend to be, what keeps them coming back to giant, city-destroying creatures? In 2018 we go to see Hollywood blockbusters for the same reasons we always did, to see something literally larger than life. But in the case of monster movies, there is something more at play. Monsters serve to reflect society’s darkest fears – they transcend culture, eras, even language. Godzilla’s roar needs no translation. At their best, these big screen beasts have the capacity to subtly alter our understanding of the world. The monster has its roots in … [Read more...] about Why the Hollywood monster movie will never die
Confirming speculation, Marvel has announced that the Captain America: The Winter Soldier writing team of Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely will rejoin directors Joe and Anthony Russo for the two-part Avengers: Infinity War storyline. The writers have been working with Marvel since 2011's Captain America: The First Avenger, and will have a chance to get some Avengers practice with the screenplay for next year's Captain America: Civil War, which will feature almost all of Marvel's Earth-bound superheroes to date. Additionally, the two were responsible for creating Marvel's Agent Carter for ABC, for which they also wrote the pilot, and they worked on 2013's Thor: The Dark World with writer Chris Yost. Avengers: Infinity War, which will bring Thanos into conflict with Marvel's heroes for the first time, will act as a two-part finale for "Phase 3" of Marvel's Cinematic Universe, with the first movie being released May 4, 2018, followed by the conclusion May 3, 2019. Marvel also … [Read more...] about ‘Captain America’ Writers Confirmed for ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Movies
Sony Pictures Animation has closed a deal to acquire rights to the classic 1980s sitcom ALF and will develop the property into a hybrid CG/live action feature. Jordan Kerner, who produced SPA’s adaptation of 1980s Saturday morning cartoon staple The Smurfs and helped turn it into a hybrid blockbuster franchise, will produce the project with show creators Tom Patchett, a veteran of 1970s comedies, and puppeteer Paul Fusco. ALF stands for alien life form, and the '80s sitcom centered on a friendly furry alien creature (a puppet) who crash landed on Earth and took up with the Tanners, a suburban family. ALF, whose name was later revealed as Gordon Shumway, is sarcastic and has an appetite for cats. He courts trouble with government forces that are on his tail. The show aired 102 episode from 1986-90. PHOTOS: 20 Top Grossing Movies of 2011: THR Year in Review Fusco voiced the title character on the show and is expected reprise his role for the movie. In an extended interview with The … [Read more...] about ‘ALF’ Movie Lands at Sony Animation With ‘Smurfs’ Producer (Exclusive)