Film

Highlighting A Classic: “The Godfather”

HOLLYWOOD—Some might find this hard to believe, but I’ve NEVER seen any of “The Godfather” films. Yes, it’s a travesty considering I’m an aspiring filmmaker, film studies graduate and avid cinema buff. Some ask me all the time why not? Well, I’ve never been a fan of the gangster genre, and three plus hours for a movie is a long...

“The Longest Ride” Delivers Same Formula

HOLLYWOOD—For those movie lovers longing for romance, the wait is over, but it might be a bit cliché. “The Longest Ride” starring Scott Eastwood and Britt Robertson, chronicles the tale of young love on the horizon and what happens when life intervenes. Robertson portrays Sophia, an undergraduate on the verge of graduating from college and preparing to head for the...

“Furious 7” Wins Box-Office Again

HOLLYWOOD—It’s going to take more than a love story to dethrone “Furious 7” from the top of the charts. The adrenaline thrill fest, maintained its grip on the box-office bringing in $60.6 million in its second week. After two weeks, the movie has already grossed more than $250 million at the domestic box-office. The seventh installment in the franchise...

2015 MTV Movie Awards

HOLLYWOOD—It’s the award show, where those films and performances that you think will win, won’t. Yep, I’m talking about the MTV Movie Awards. This year’s festivities honored the best in cinema on Sunday, April 12 and leading the pack of all nominees was “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I,” but it was “The Fault of Our Stars” that was...

Revisiting “The Passion Of The Christ”

HOLLYWOOD—There are movies that move you and then there are those movies that can change you. It’s hard to fathom that I never saw “The Passion of the Christ” when it was released back in 2004 to gargantuan numbers. This week I saw the film in all of its horrific glory and it moved me beyond tears. I’m a religious...

“Furious 7” Soars To #1

HOLLYWOOD—It was expected that “Furious 7” would draw huge numbers at the box-office, but how high was the big question? It’s a given a movie will do well when every theater you go to is virtually sold out. Yes, many people encountered that this weekend, as “Furious 7” nabbed an impressive $143.6 million during its opening weekend.  Want to know...

“Furious 7,” A Thrill A Minute

HOLLYWOOD—It seems like the idea of a sequel surpassing the original decreases as time passes. But if there is one franchise that challenges that rule, it would be “The Fast and the Furious.” The first a revelation, the second not so much, the third a bit flat, the fourth a reinvention, the fifth a better movie, the six, full...

“Get Hard” Not As Funny As You Think

HOLLYWOOD—When you think of funny, the names Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell do come to fruition, but not in a million years did I ever suspect that both would appear in the same movie. The comedy “Get Hard” places the two comedy legends in the same movie, as James King (Ferrell) gets to know Darnell Lewis (Hart) on a...

“It Follows” Is Spine-Tingling

HOLLYWOOD—I seriously can’t recall the last time I saw a horror film that literally left me unnerved. Tapping into that realm of originality is rarely seen in this genre, but “It Follows” has set the stage to instill fear in all. The thriller directed by David Robert Mitchell instills a level of fear that is mesmerizing to say the...

Molly Sims Gives Birth

HOLLYWOOD—Model and actress, Molly Sims, 41, and her husband, film producer Scott Stuber, 46, welcomed their second child together, a baby girl, on March 25. Sims shared a photo of her new born via Instagram on March 26. She captioned the photo: “We welcome Scarlett May Stuber into our family. Our hearts are bigger with you here.” The model revealed the...
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