“Mia Madre” by Nanni Moretti — an essay, more than a review “Those Italians, they understand Sorrowful Life and Comical Death in ways that Americans just do not.” When was the last time you heard a great last line in a movie? So great it made you burst into tears? The final line in Nanni … Continue reading Nanni Moretti’s “Mia Madre” Review
Quick! What do you get when you cross Guillermo Del Torro of Pacific Rim fame, Dreamworks Animation, Netflix, and five mechanical lions from the 1980s? A new FRICKIN VOLTRON ANIMATED SERIES that’s what! Gimmie one quick second while the 8 year old boy in me mentally runs Frosted Flakes fueled laps around in my brain. BWAYAAAYAHAHYAHAA!!! … Continue reading New Voltron Animated Series Coming To Netflix!
The Best Of 2015. Our Favorite Movies There were some great movies to come out in 2015. From Mad Max: Fury Road, Inside Out, The Martian, Sicario, and Star Wars: The Force Awakens, it was really a tremendous year for film. Which is why we at the Film Box would like to look back at … Continue reading Our Favorite Movies Of 2015
Christoph Waltz Signs For Two More Bond Films. Will Return Only If Daniel Craig Plays Bond Again Pinch me I must be dreaming. I’ve been a big fan of Daniel Craig’s James Bond since he first put on the dinner jacket in Casino Royale and was really worried we might not get anymore of Craig’s … Continue reading Christoph Waltz Signed For TWO More Bond Films. But ONLY If Daniel Craig Returns.
Helen Highly Recommends Carrie Fisher Quit Twitter or Change Your Galaxy! Q: Is it true that HelenHighly, a self-professed socially-and-politically-conscious woman, walked out of the movie “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” and immediately made a comment about Carrie Fisher’s body? A: Yes. (Should I feel guilty? Not sure yet.) Q: Was it rude and inappropriate for … Continue reading Carrie Fisher and the Star Wars Review I Couldn’t Write
Pirates Apologize to Tarantino for Spoiler Leak of Hateful Eight — Sort Of Quentin Tarantino‘s film, The Hateful Eight was leaked by some online pirates just days before its much-anticipated release in cinemas. That unapproved and unlawful pre-release became a large scandal. Now the group that leaked the movie has made an unprecedented (and unusual) apology / justification. After first going … Continue reading Pirate Apology: HIVE-CM8 Leak “Hateful Eight” Then Apologize
George Lucas Backpeddles Big-Time: Sorry for “White Slavers” Comment re Star Wars George Lucas apologized for the “very inappropriate analogy” he used in comparing Disney to “white slavers,” a statement he made during a lengthy interview with CBS newsman Charlie Rose, when discussing the new Star Wars film, The Force Awakens. Click to see the … Continue reading UPDATE: George Lucas Disney Apology for “White Slavers” Comment
Star Wars: The Force Awakens George Lucas From His Satisfied Slumber In an interview with Charlie Rose, broadcast on December 25th and released online this week, George Lucas criticized the latest installment of Star Wars, the series he created, saying he was unhappy with the direction the franchise has taken since he sold the rights to … Continue reading George Lucas Says Disney Co. “White Slavers” to Charlie Rose