PUBLISHED: 12:04 13 February 2019 | UPDATED: 12:23 13 February 2019 Prices have been slashed at major cinemas in Norwich Photo : Steve Adams Copyright Archant Norfolk 2015 Cinemas in Norwich are battling to the bottom as the city’s largest entertainers slash ticket prices in an attempt to compete with streaming services like Netflix. Film premier of Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa at Hollywood Cinema, Anglia Square, Norwich, which has now closed Photo: Steve AdamsOdeon in Norwich has axed ticket prices by nearly a half – putting tickets at just over £5. Vue has also responded with adult tickets for as little as under £6.The news comes just a few weeks after Hollywood Cinemas announced it had collapsed and was shutting its outlets in Norwich, Dereham and Great Yarmouth with immediate effect.MORE: ‘People no longer neck 10 pints of Stella’ - City’s nightlife changing as we swap shots for experienceAdministrators have confirmed there has been some … [Read more...] about Has Netflix sparked the death of the cinema?
Justin Kroll, provided by Published 7:18 pm CST, Tuesday, February 12, 2019 Photo: Rex/Shutterstock Photo: Rex/Shutterstock Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Rex/Shutterstock Spike Lee Sets Vietnam Veteran Drama as Next Film at Netflix, Chadwick Boseman Eyed to Join (EXCLUSIVE) 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Spike Lee has tapped Chadwick Boseman to join the ensemble of his next film, “Da 5 Bloods.” Netflix is in talks to distribute the movie, with Delroy Lindo and Jean Reno also in negotiations to star. Lee will also write the film with Kevin Willmott, based on an original screenplay by Danny Bilson & Paul DeMeo, and rewrite by Matthew Billingsly. Lee … [Read more...] about Spike Lee Sets Vietnam Veteran Drama as Next Film at Netflix, Chadwick Boseman Eyed to Join (EXCLUSIVE)
Fans are eagerly waiting to learn anything they can about Netflix’s series adaptation of The Witcher. The latest casting is of Anita Olatunji. According to Olatunji’s Spotlight.com page, she will be playing the role of Woman. This is a very vague role, and many are expecting that it will actually be revealed that she is Vea, one of two Zerrikanian warriors known for their skills with a blade. If you take a look at the Spotlight page, you’ll notice that Olatunji appears to have a wide array of skills including tae kwon do, fencing, swimming, tennis, yoga, jazz dancing, piano, and ballet to name a few. If her acting is good, I think she could make a great addition to many films and shows over big names that are cast simply for star power. Callum Coates (Street Fighter: Resurrection) was also cast in the series. Unfortunately, there’s no information on who Coates will be playing at this time. There’s still no word on when Netflix plans to release the show … [Read more...] about More Casting News For Netflix’s THE WITCHER Series
Here’s the trailer for Walk. Ride. Rodeo., the true story being told by Netflix of Amberley Snyder, a nationally ranked barrel racer who was in a life-changing accident when her vehicle was flipped and she became paralyzed from the waist down. She was wheelchair bound, but did not let that hold her back from her passion, and was able to retrain herself to ride horses again. It’s an incredible story that is akin to the story of Bethany Hamilton, who lost her arm to a shark while surfing and was able to get back on her board and ride the waves again. I guess when you have that much talent and determination, and a love for what you do, nothing can stop you! Spencer Locke (Resident Evil: Extinction & Afterlife) stars as Amberley Snyder, with a supporting cast that includes Missi Pyle (Dodgeball, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), Bailey Chase (24: Legacy), and Sherri Shepherd (30 Rock, Man With a Plan). Walk. Ride. Rodeo. comes out March 8. … [Read more...] about Trailer for Heartwarming True Story WALK. RIDE. RODEO. from Netflix
academy award Black Panther BlacKkKlansman Chadwick Boseman inside man Oscar Spike Lee By Jeff Ames ON February 12, 2019 Chadwick Boseman teams up with Spike Lee for Netflix’s Da 5 Bloods According to the Variety, Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman has signed on to star in Spike Lee’s Da 5 Bloods at Netflix, a drama about “Vietnam veterans who go back to the jungle to find their lost innocence.” Boseman joins Delroy Lindo, who previously worked with Lee on Clockers, Crooklyn and Malcolm X; and Jean Reno in the film. “To quote my brother Jay-Z from Da People’s Republic of Brooklyn ‘On to Da Next One,’” Lee said. This is Lee’s first film with Netflix. RELATED: 10 Best Spike Lee Movies Lee will also produce and write Da 5 Bloods with Kevin Willmott from a script by Danny Bilson and Paul DeMeo and Matthew Billingsly. Production on the film could begin as early as next month, once Lee finishes his Oscar campaign for … [Read more...] about Chadwick Boseman Teams Up with Spike Lee for Netflix’s Da 5 Bloods