Will Tom Cruise FINALLY win his first Oscar for crowd pleasing hit Top Gun: Maverick?

Few actors have borne the brunt of Oscars snobbery like Tom Cruise. He may be a Hollywood icon and among the highest-grossing stars of all time, but his remarkable success still isn’t recognized by the industry’s most prestigious gongs. That could all change at this year’s Oscars, after Cruise earned a Best Picture nomination as … Read more

Everything Everywhere All at Once and Top Gun: Maverick dominate Oscar nominations 2023

Top Gun: Maverick has been nominated for six Oscars including Best Picture, in a sign that Hollywood is finally listening to audiences and honoring box office hits instead of arthouse favorites. The movie starring Tom Cruise is nominated for Best Picture along with Elvis, Avatar: The Way of Water, All Quiet On The Western Front … Read more

Raúl Castillo in ‘The Inspection’ Gives One of the Year’s Best Supporting Actor Performances

Before Raúl Castillo was an actor, he was a writer. At 18 years old, he wrote a script at Boston University that got him in trouble. The production featured an all-male cast, save one woman. And the woman? On stage for just five minutes. No lines. And the other characters treated her brutally. “I got … Read more

Critics and viewers heap praise on Netflix WW1 movie All Quiet on the Western Front

Critics and viewers alike have heaped praise on Netflix’s new World War One movie All Quiet on the Western Front and called for it to be nominated for an Oscar. The film follows the life of German soldier Paul Bäumer (Felix Kammerer), who, after enlisting in the Army with his friends, finds himself confronting the … Read more

What’s New on Netflix in November 2022

Screenshot: My Father’s Dragon/Netflix It has been more than a dozen years since Disney released a traditionally animated feature film, having taken audience indifference to middling mid-aughts efforts like Home on the Range and Brother Bear as a sign that computer-generated animation was the wave of the box office future. Whether they were right about … Read more

Nicholas Stoller on filming Bros with Billy Eichner

Center: Nicholas Stoller (Photo: Rodin Eckenroth/Getty Images) Left and Right: Bros (Photos: Nicole Rivelli/Universal Pictures)Graphics: Rebecca Fassola Bros is by no means cinema’s first queer rom-com. But the fact that it’s the first from a major studio, with all the big-budget marketing and buzz that entails, is significant enough that writer-director Nicholas Stoller (The Five-Year … Read more

Will Smith plots first major acting comeback project with Paramount Pictures’ Brilliance

Will Smith appears to be plotting his acting return nearly six months after infamously slapping comedian Chris Rock on stage at the 94th Academy Awards. According to Deadline, the 53-year-old is being eyed to star in filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy’s feature directorial debut, Brilliance, with Paramount Pictures. Described as Smith’s ‘passion project,’ he will also produce … Read more