Daily Archives: May 10, 2019

Will Georgia’s embrace of abortion nuttery cost it film production?

An LA Times piece that may be self serving –LA hates “runaway production,” ie any film or TV production not filmed in LA — bit also prescient. Think of what happened in “bathroom bill” states. “Dear Hollywood:” writes @marymacTV “By … Continue reading

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Taking Mom to “Poms” because maybe Anjelica Huston has it wrong

https://www.theringer.com/movies/2019/5/10/18563503/poms-diane-keaton-anjelica-huston-jackie-weaver-comedy-cheerleaders

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A movie world without “spoilers?”

It’s a word invented by fanboys, with fangirls eventually getting on board its use, overuse and abuse. “Spoilers” and “spoiler alert” are applied so broadly that the words, which had no real value to begin with, have become utterly meaningless. … Continue reading

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BOX OFFICE: Will “Pikachu” poke “Avengers?” How will “Hustle,””Tolkien” and “Poms” fare?

Now that “Avengers: Endgame” is rolling into its third weekend, will its box office dominance begin to fade? Hell, I’ve already forgotten much of its generally forgettable three hours. Repeat business has thinned out and most of those inclined to … Continue reading

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Preview, “It, Chapter 2”

Well, here it is, a first look at the second installment of the screen version of Stephen King’s “It.” What do we think?

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