Really? Rise Of Skywalker Team Figured 'You Didn't Need To Know' How Palpatine Returned

Really? Rise Of Skywalker Team Figured 'You Didn't Need To Know' How Palpatine Returned

According to Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker editor Maryann Brandon to HuffPost, she and co-writer/director J.J. Abrams struggled with how much Palpatine backstory they wanted to explain in his opening scenes.

Uncut Gems movie review & film summary (2019)

Uncut Gems movie review & film summary (2019)

So sobs Howard, the adrenaline-junkie diamond dealer gambling addict played by Adam Sandler in "Uncut Gems."Taking place over the course of a couple of days, "Uncut Gems," directed by Josh and Benny Safdie , hurtles along a narrow track over a yawning abyss, following Howard as he attempts to pay down his huge gambling debts by, of course, placing increasingly risky bets.

Peter Sarsgaard Has Joined The Batman, But As Who?

Peter Sarsgaard Has Joined The Batman, But As Who?

Of course, this would not be the first time we've seen either Harvey Dent or Two-Face in live action if Peter Sarsgaard is, indeed, taking on that coin-flipping role.

Dark Waters

Dark Waters

"Dark Waters," starring Mark Ruffalo as an attorney trying to punish the DuPont chemical corporation for dumping toxic waste in West Virginia, is a lone-crusader-against-the-corrupt-system film, in the tradition of "The Insider ," "A Civil Action ," and "The Verdict ."

The Bootleg Files: Yogi Bear and the Three Stooges Meet the Mad, Mad, Mad Dr. No-No

The Bootleg Files: Yogi Bear and the Three Stooges Meet the Mad, Mad, Mad Dr. No-No

It doesn’t appear that “Yogi Bear and the Three Stooges Meet the Mad, Mad, Mad Dr. No-No” was very popular – the Stooges did not make another album and Yogi was never used again on a spoken-word recording.

Can We Please Make A Star Wars Trilogy That Doesn't Revolve Around Jedi?

Can We Please Make A Star Wars Trilogy That Doesn't Revolve Around Jedi?

This Disney era of Star Wars has really opened the door for this franchise to really expand the stories it tells on the big screen, and give the mainstream something else to ogle other than Jedi.

James Bond's No Time To Die Needs A Theme Song, And One British Singer Wants That 'Dream' Job

James Bond's No Time To Die Needs A Theme Song, And One British Singer Wants That 'Dream' Job

James Bond's No Time To Die Needs A Theme Song, And One British Singer Wants That 'Dream' Job. Written By Katherine Webb.But so do the theme songs written for each Bond film -- and one British singer thinks that taking on that task for No Time to Die "would be a dream come true.".

Wounds movie review & film summary (2019)

Wounds movie review & film summary (2019)

It’s kind of a rundown townie bar (although Anvari doesn’t do enough to make it feel as dirty and grimy as it should have to be an effective setting) with enough regulars to scare away most of the Tulane kids who try to drink there even when they’re still under age.

The Forest of Love

The Forest of Love

There’s an obsession with teen girls in uniforms, a suicide pact, characters who are wannabe filmmakers, playfulness with chronology, and, of course, enough gore to turn off most people who aren’t familiar with the director of “Tokyo Tribe ,” “Tag ,” and “Why Don’t You Play in Hell?” It is a movie that wallows in its excess, undeniably long and repetitive and somewhat nonsensical, but never boring.

The Furies (2019)

The Furies (2019)

Tony D’Aquino’s “The Furies” is teeming with potential but is a movie that seems to be hell bent on pissing away any and all entertainment value at every turn.

‘Corporate Animals’ Review: From Team-Building to Team-Eating

‘Corporate Animals’ Review: From Team-Building to Team-Eating

Ah, corporate team-building exercises — those games and group activities designed to help you and your officemates become a better, stronger, more-productive-in-the-fiscal-year’s-third-quarter squad!The one thing this Corporate Animals has going for it — the reason you may wanna plunk down cash to see it regardless — is Demi Moore.

Coming Home (1978): Eureka! Blu Ray Review

Coming Home (1978): Eureka! Blu Ray Review

The latter has arguably lived in the shadow of the more well-known The Deer Hunter but thanks to Eureka Entertainment, Coming Home is now available for the first time on Blu-Ray in the UK as part of their Masters of Cinema series.

New Trailer For The Goldfinch

New Trailer For The Goldfinch

But it'll be on our screens this year boasting an all-star cast, and the new trailer has arrived. We covered the first trailer here , and talked to Crowley about it here .

31 (2016)

31 (2016)

The opening of his film is directed by a goofy music video, padding the run time, and he even includes something of a montage with our characters, set to classic rock music as we saw in the finale of “The Devil’s Rejects.” Worst of all, he writes some of the clunkiest dialogue I’ve ever heard, and he is still dead set on placing wife Sheri Moon Zombie front and center.

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Will Introduce Sith Troopers To The Franchise

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Will Introduce Sith Troopers To The Franchise

Streaming News Game of Thrones News Marvel Cinematic Universe Avengers: Endgame News Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Will Introduce Sith Troopers To The Franchise. Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Will Introduce Sith Troopers To The Franchise.

James Bond Probably Has Chlamydia After So Much Casual Sex, Doctor Says

James Bond Probably Has Chlamydia After So Much Casual Sex, Doctor Says

James Bond has slept with so many different partners, and these are just the ones that we see him with in his life, that at some point he almost certainly had sex with somebody carrying a disease.

Culture Shock (2019) [Etheria Film Night 2019]

Culture Shock (2019) [Etheria Film Night 2019]

From the cast to the décor to the costumes and of course the writing, Culture Shock is a film that was created by a full crew of talented people and their passion shows through on the screen.

“The Kid Who Would Be King” (2019)

“The Kid Who Would Be King” (2019)

This is a family film that is equally entertaining for both kids and adults, as well as being a genuinely empowering story for children without talking down to them. But its box office receipts unfortunately mean that’s not very likely anytime soon.

Captain Marvel’s Honest Trailers Takes Aim At All The 90s References

Captain Marvel’s Honest Trailers Takes Aim At All The 90s References

Take a look: The trailer starts off just as Captain Marvel does, with that heartbreaking tribute to Stan Lee as “Epic Voice Guy” John Bailey gets a bit emotional.

Running with Beto

Running with Beto

“Running With Beto” essentially does in feature-film form what O’Rourke himself did in his embrace of social media throughout the campaign, when he would live stream the seemingly mundane events of his daily life.

Booksmart (2019)

Booksmart (2019)

“Booksmart” follows Amy and Molly, two academic superstars and best friends who, on the eve of their high school graduation, suddenly realize that they should have worked less and played more.

There’s Already A Petition Against Robert Pattinson Playing Batman, Because Of Course

There’s Already A Petition Against Robert Pattinson Playing Batman, Because Of Course

Some are apparently already outraged with the decision to cast Pattinson in the iconic role of Bruce Wayne/Batman and so, the last bastion of the outraged, the online petition, has been broken out, and it asks Warner Bros.

Wine Country (2019) – *Insert bad wine pun here*

Wine Country (2019) – *Insert bad wine pun here*

Yeah, there are some shots that are a little off and the problem where some jokes don’t know when to end (when they stopped being funny would’ve been a good place) but considering it’s her first time directing I’m honestly looking forward to seeing what she can do in the future.

“The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh” (1977)

“The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh” (1977)

If there were any childhood films I grew up with that actually got better with age, this is it. I cannot think of a film that more perfectly encompasses childhood than this film.

Avatar 2: A History Of All The Delays So Far

Avatar 2: A History Of All The Delays So Far

Technically, James Cameron has been in talks about sequels to Avatar since 2006, three years before the first film was even released.

Stephen King's Reaction To Seeing It: Chapter 2

Stephen King's Reaction To Seeing It: Chapter 2

While we can't necessarily take Stephen King at his word, we'll be able to judge for ourselves if It: Chapter 2 looks great when the new trailer hits in a couple of days.

Why The New Spider-Man: Far From Home Trailer's Big Twist May Not Mean What You Think

Why The New Spider-Man: Far From Home Trailer's Big Twist May Not Mean What You Think

The new trailer for Spider-Man: Far From Home dropped this morning , and as the first new thing to come out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe in a post- Avengers: Endgame spoiler world, it contained a lot of interesting bits of information. It's very possible, it's almost certainly likely, that Mysterio is actually the villain of Spider-Man: Far From Home .

Some Guy On The Internet Figured Out How Fast Sonic The Hedgehog Is, Spoiler: It's Fast

Some Guy On The Internet Figured Out How Fast Sonic The Hedgehog Is, Spoiler: It's Fast

Of course, right now, few people, even Sonic the Hedgehog fans, are all that excited about how fast Sonic is moving.

Why Game Of Thrones Should Have Killed Off More Characters At The Battle Of Winterfell

Why Game Of Thrones Should Have Killed Off More Characters At The Battle Of Winterfell

Game of Thrones finally delivered the long-awaited battle between the living and the Night King's army of the dead, and fans everywhere went into the episode preparing to lose several of the good guys before the fight was done .

Cameron Monaghan And More Gotham Stars Reveal If They'd Return To Their Roles In The Future

Cameron Monaghan And More Gotham Stars Reveal If They'd Return To Their Roles In The Future

It's not likely that every single cast member would be able to pick back up where their characters left off, but CinemaBlend asked a handful of stars, including Cameron Monaghan, if they would be down to return.