The first trailer didn’t reveal much. The Super Bowl TV Spot gave us even less to deal with. And I loved them both. So what did I really expect from a new trailer? Not the stirring of emotions that makes me want to fast-forward through the remaining six weeks until April 26.
For the past 22 years, Pokemon has been a successful media franchise of video games, anime series, and movies. The craze has recently been revived with the launch of the mobile game, Pokemon GO. In case you are bored with Pokemon GO, there is some fresh Pokemon material coming our way: the first trailer forContinue reading “Everyone’s favorite Pokemon is on the case in first ‘Detective Pikachu’ trailer”
In 2010, I was still in college but I felt like a child again as Disney/Pixar created another installment in the franchise that began their partnership in 1995. Toy Story 3 was an animated masterpiece. It brought tears to my eyes as I reflected on that time in all our lives where we have toContinue reading “The toys are back in town in the first teaser trailer for ‘Toy Story 4’”
Over the last decade, Marvel Studios and their Cinematic Universe has dominated the global box office and Hollywood. With this past year’s Avengers: Infinity War changing the game and turning the universe upside down, we wondered how Marvel could keep our thoughts off the still currently untitled Avengers 4 film. Luckily, they have the right person for theContinue reading “Brie Larson flies high in first ‘Captain Marvel’ trailer”
Pop culture conventions. Almost every major city has one for all fans of the genre to attend. It’s not just limited to movies but also television and anime. I’ve attended Awesome Con in Washington D.C. the last two years and have never been disappointed. But there is one convention that claims to title as theContinue reading “San-Diego Comic-Con delivers new upcoming trailers”
Walt Disney Pictures streak of live-action remakes continues next year with the retelling of the 1941 animated classic, Dumbo.
Last year, comic book and movie fans were witness to Wonder Woman, the iconic hero and first superhero movie with a female as the lead character. Her origin story is one of the few hits DC Comics films have had since their attempted launch of a cinematic universe. While that venture seems to be allContinue reading “‘Wonder Woman’ sequel gets a title and a surprise return”
Five years ago, a little historical drama called 12 Years a Slave stormed the Academy Awards. It put director Steve McQueen on the map and now he’s roaring back to the big screen with a star-studded crime thriller. And he couldn’t have picked a better lead than How to Get Away with Murder’s Viola Davis.
In 2007, every boy and man’s dream came true as the popular Hasbro toy franchise, Transformers, was brought to life on the big screen. Directed by Michael Bay, it was an effects-heavy popcorn flick that stayed true to the core of the series. The future installments, Revenge of the Fallen, Dark of the Moon, Age ofContinue reading “Transformers prequel ‘Bumblebee’ drops first teaser”
Everyone remembers The Lego Movie, right? The 2014 smash-hit was a landmark in visual style and creativity in animation. Along with great humor, voice cast and heartwarming message, The Lego Movie started a major franchise for the Lego brand, including the successful Lego Batman Movie and The Lego Ninjago Movie. Five years later, it’s timeContinue reading “Everything is Awesome again with ‘The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part’”