A Review of Jo Koy’s Easter Sunday

A Review of Jo Koy's Easter Sunday

Jo Koy as Joe Valencia in easter sunday.Photo: Universal Pictures It’s a rare thing these days for a studio comedy to get a theatrical release without a blockbuster intellectual property to back them up. That makes easter sunday feel like an event in some respects—certainly as a landmark of Filipino representation in mainstream American culture, … Read more

A Review Of DC League Of Super-Pets

A Review Of DC League Of Super-Pets

(from left) Dwayne Johnson as Krypto and John Krasinski as Superman in Warner Bros. Pictures’ animated action adventure DC League Of Super-Pets.Photo: Warner Bros. Behind every great superhero, apparently, there’s a super-pet—or there should be. Buried like a Kryptonite bone beneath all the explosions, jokes, booming music, superhero derring-do, and mega-star voices, that’s the basic … Read more

Noah Baumbach’s White Noise open Venice Film Festival

Noah Baumbach's White Noise open Venice Film Festival

Adam Driver (Getty Images, Pascal Le Segretain) and Greta Gerwig (Getty Images, Lars Niki)Photo: The AV Club The Venice Film Festival has officially found its opener in Noah Baumbach’s White Noise. The director’s adaptation of the seminal Don DeLillo novel will see its world premiere at the onset of the festival on August 31—per variety, … Read more

‘Nope’ hopes to be Jordan Peele’s latest out of this world hit

'Nope' hopes to be Jordan Peele's latest out of this world hit

New York CNN Business — Jordan Peele is hoping to go three-for-three at the box office. The director’s third movie, “Nope,” opens this weekend, and despite a plot shrouded in mystery it’s one of the most anticipated films of the year. The Universal Pictures film, which stars Daniel Kaluuya as a Hollywood horse wrangler dealing … Read more

Here’s everything coming to Netflix in August 2022 — and what’s leaving

Here's everything coming to Netflix in August 2022 -- and what's leaving

“Stranger Things” kicked off the summer with a bang, and Netflix is ​​looking to end the season with another fan-favorite blockbuster. “The Sandman” (Aug. 5), based on Neil Gaiman’s iconic comic series, stars Tom Sturridge as Dream, aka Morpheus, aka The Sandman, a cosmic being who controls all dreams who must travel time and space … Read more