‘Beach Bum’ R-Rated Trailer: Matthew McConaughey Goes On Permanent Spring Break With Harmony Korine

75 SHARES FacebookTwitter Spraaaaaang break forever, biiiiiiittttchheeeeesssss! Were enfante terrible director Harmony Korine and Matthew McConaughey born to collaborate together on “The Beach Bum”? After all, McConaughey quintessentialized the idea of the laidback, carefree, maturity-arrested beach bum for a large chunk of his early ab-and-smiles career before he tore off on that McConaissance creative jag […]

‘The Predator’ Is An Enjoyable Popcorn Flick With The Undeniable Shane Black Flair [TIFF Review]

27 SHARES FacebookTwitter Back in 1987, nobody could have anticipated the impact of “Predator” on moviegoers. The ‘80s were a revolving door of ultra-violent hyper-masculine action films (even ones featuring the era’s biggest action star, Arnold Schwarzenegger). But “Predator” rose above most of the pack, and exploded in popularity, fueling spin-off movies, video games, and […]

‘Fistful Of Dirt’: Sebastián Silva’s Latest Is A Post-Hurricane Maria Tragic Fable [Telluride Review]

21 SHARES FacebookTwitter Known for an affinity of making uncomfortable, challenging provocations about alienation, class, and privilege, ever since 2009’s critically acclaimed, “The Maid,” Hollywood stars like Kristen Wiig, Micheal Cera, Juno Temple, and Emily Browning, have lined up to work with Chilean filmmaker Sebastián Silva. The Brooklyn-based writer/director, who tends to work at a […]

Netflix’s ‘Iron Fist’: The Supporting Cast Steals The Show In The Greatly Improved Season 2 [Review]

24 SHARES FacebookTwitter When Marvel first announced that “Iron Fist” would be joining Netflix’s growing slate of Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) original television series with Scott Buck as showrunner, comic book fans and casual MCU viewers alike anticipated something pleasantly different than the typically dark, brooding character iterations already established. Indeed, audiences saw a show […]