Marvel Teases a Death in future Mystery Project

The new teaser image promises a “mysterious murder.” Marvel Entertainment’s Marvel Comics No. 1000 might have launched the 80th anniversary celebrations of the comic book universe with the rebirth of a classic character, but a teaser image for an upcoming comic book issue due at the end of the year suggests that fans should prepare themselves for … Continue reading Marvel Teases a Death in future Mystery Project

Richie Tozier (Hader) is now a stand-up comic

Time has done some funny things to the Losers Club. Richie Tozier (Hader) is now a stand-up comic. Bill Denbrough (James McAvoy; Jaeden Martell as a boy) is novelist whose book is being adapted into a movie. Beverly Harsh (Jessica Chastain; Sophia Lillis as a girl), having been abused as a child by her father, … Continue reading Richie Tozier (Hader) is now a stand-up comic

Mary Lynn Rajskub, king Hodge be part of Chris Pratt in Sci-Fi adventure story ‘Ghost Draft’

The script, with drafts by Zach Dean and Bill Dubuque, tells of a future where humanity is losing a war against aliens. To turn the tide, scientists draft soldiers from the past to fight the war. Yvonne Strahovski, J.K. Simmons, Betty Gilpin and Theo Von are among those on the call sheet. Character details for Rajskub … Continue reading Mary Lynn Rajskub, king Hodge be part of Chris Pratt in Sci-Fi adventure story ‘Ghost Draft’

Busan: Japan’s Hirokazu Koreeda Named Asian Filmmaker of the Year

Koreeda, director of the Palme d’Or-winning Shopliftersat Cannes last year, has been chosen to be honored this year by Busan despite a trade spat between South Korea and Japan that has spilled over into the entertainment sector. The award is given to “the Asian filmmaker who has made the most significant contribution to the advancement of Asian film … Continue reading Busan: Japan’s Hirokazu Koreeda Named Asian Filmmaker of the Year

Oscars: Croatia Selects ‘Mali’ for International Feature Category

Croatia has selected Antonio Nuić’s Mali as its submission in the international feature category for the 2020 Academy Awards. The drama centers on Frenki, a drug dealer who has just been released from prison after serving a four-year sentence. His son, Mali, is a teenager finishing primary school, while his wife, Martina, is dying of cancer in … Continue reading Oscars: Croatia Selects ‘Mali’ for International Feature Category

Li jing (Hao) and Madam Yin (Qi), who have been charged by the Primeval Lord

Becoming a new parent can be tough. Adopting a newborn can be even tougher. Being charged with raising a living incarnation of evil who happens to be an adorable, if fairly destructive, little scamp: Well, that’s the burden of governor Li jing (Hao) and Madam Yin (Qi), who have been charged by the Primeval Lord … Continue reading Li jing (Hao) and Madam Yin (Qi), who have been charged by the Primeval Lord

Do Scientologists actually live in that huge blue building in Hollywood?

A: It’s not clear what they do in there, but the original certificate of occupancy permits 315 “guest rooms” at Scientology’s Fountain Avenue beachhead, once home to Cedars of Lebanon Hospital. The church purchased the eight-story Art Deco tower for $5 million (in cash!) from Cedars-Sinai, which relocated to Beverly Grove in 1976. In the documentary Going … Continue reading Do Scientologists actually live in that huge blue building in Hollywood?

“Chapter One” of “It” followed the first half of Stephen King’s novel

“Chapter One” of “It” followed the first half of Stephen King’s eponymous novel, telling the story of a group of children who are terrorized by Pennywise the Clown and forced to face their own demons to defeat him. “Chapter Two” will follow the last half of the novel, when the characters return to their hometown years … Continue reading “Chapter One” of “It” followed the first half of Stephen King’s novel