Obviously Matt Damon himself isn’t Chinese, and by now we understand that trans-racial stage makeup is horrible. But where does his character fit into the history of China? Maybe the character is Chinese. Maybe the character is a “wandering stranger” archetype. Maybe this a movie about flying demons attacking the Great of Wall of China, and it won’t bother explaining why this older white man stopped by to fight stuff.


There are hundreds, if not thousands, of Hollywood movies about soldiers and war. Of those, an high percentage are about World War II. However, Hacksaw Ridge looks to be a very different kind of movie from others in the genre. The new film by Mel Gibson isn’t about a great soldier who killed a bunch of Nazis. It’s about a doctor who never touched a gun, and still saved dozens of his fellow countrymen.


Stranger Things, the supernatural thriller on Netflix, quotes wildly from the great horror/thriller/science fiction films of the 1980s. In fact, spotting those references may be the series’ primary appeal.


Doctor Strange is a surgeon whose hands are impaired after an accident. His search for a cure brings him to a mystic who trains him in sorcery and shows him alternate realities. “Doctor Strange” is opening Nov. 4. Will you watch it?


The holidays mean a number of different things to a number of different people. It’s a time for togetherness, good will, and even balls to the wall ragers. Everybody has attended a holiday-themed party at some point in his or her life, and as such, everyone knows that the whole scenario is completely ripe for parody when things get out of hand.


Check out the stunning trailer for the Guy Ritchie directed “King Arthur: Legend of the Sword”. Arthur is played by Charlie Hunnam, best known for his lead role in the television series Sons Of Anarchy. The first trailer for King Arthur, looks like it’s going to be absolutely nuts!


Warner Bros. surprised fans in Hall H by premiering the first trailer for Zack Snyder’s superhero all-star movie, “Justice League.” The upcoming film brings together DC Comics heroes Batman (Ben Affleck), Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot), the Flash (Ezra Miller), Superman (Henry Cavill), Cyborg (Ray Fisher) and Aquaman (Jason Momoa). Will you watch it?


One of the biggest surprises to come out of San Diego’s Comic-Con so far is the revelation that a sequel to The Blair Witch Project, the horror movie that spawned an entire found-footage genre, will arrive in theatres in September. Will you watch it?


Sausage Party, the first R-rated CG animated movie, is about one sausage leading a group of supermarket products on a quest to discover the truth about their existence and what really happens when they become chosen to leave the grocery store. The film features the vocal talents of a who’s who of today’s comedy stars.


Matt Damon may have put his mouth where his money is in his new film. The actor has revealed in an interview with The Guardian that he only has about 25 lines of dialogue in the finished “Jason Bourne.” That has led to speculation that with Damon’s past paydays he may have earned about $1 million per line for the latest in the “Bourne” franchise.


‘Hands of Stone’ follows the life of Roberto Duran, the Panamanian fighter who made his professional debut in 1968 as a 16 year‐old and retired in 2002 at the age of 50. In June 1980, he defeated Sugar Ray Leonard to capture the WBC welterweight title, but shocked the boxing world by returning to his corner in their November rematch, famously saying the words “no mas” (no more.)


Relativity is finally releasing Before I Wake, the long delayed horror film from Mike Flanagan, on September 9, 2016. While Relativity has been working out their bankruptcy woes, the director of Oculus has gone on to film not only the excellent slasher, Hush, but also Ouija: Origins of Evil, which looks absolutely insane. The fresh child-horror film, starring Kate Bosworth follows a young couple who adopt an orphaned child whose dreams – and nightmares – manifest physically as he sleeps.


The third explosive chapter of the blockbuster franchise that redefined the spy thriller finds extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage coming out of self-imposed exile and on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable weapon known as Pandora’s Box.

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With the town of Rose Creek under the deadly control of industrialist Bartholomew Bogue, the desperate townspeople employ protection from seven outlaws, bounty hunters, gamblers and hired guns.


Just when you thought the plot lines couldn’t become any more outrageous and fantastical, the SyFy channel has pushed the boundaries once more, with the fourth installment of the Sharknado series, entitled “Sharknado: The 4th Awakens.”


Last year saw a return to the quintessential sci-fi action adventure franchise with J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens – a new chapter of the Star Wars saga that was massively successful at the box office and won over long-time fans of the series. Additionally, with Lucasfilm returning to the Star Wars franchise, there are two more Episodes planned and three standalone anthology films set to be released in the coming years. The first of the anthology films is Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.


A trailer for A Monster Calls dropped, and it features tree-monster action, Liam Neeson growling, and a brief introduction from Neeson himself. It’s hard not to enjoy a trailer when Liam Neeson is telling you to enjoy it. Just do as he says, or he’ll find you.


Thanks to movies like Neighbors or 22 Jump Street, frat stars have had some more sympathetic portrayals on the big screen compared to what really happens behind some frat doors. Goat, a Sundance film starring Nick Jonas, seeks to destroy all that sympathy. The film takes a hard look at fraternity hazing culture, and the mental effects it can have on those rushing.