Star Wars

Star Wars Reimagined as 17th-century Japanese Prints is Gorgeous

Star Wars looks beautiful reimagined as 17th-century Japanese prints SOURCE It’s pretty well known that Star Wars creator George Lucas was greatly influenced by Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa, with Kurosawa’s 1958 period adventure The Hidden Fortress often cited as a direct inspiration for Lucas’ first space epic. With this in mind, …

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Ghostbusters

GHOSTBUSTERS: Director Paul Feig Reveals Character Names

SOURCE Who you gonna call? Erin Gilbert, Jillian Holtzmann, Abby Yates and Patty Tolan, as it turns out. On Saturday, director Paul Feig revealed the four character names for the paranormal exterminators in Ghostbusters. Feig tweeted the names after being asked to identify the characters by a Ghostbusters fan account. …

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Science Fiction

The 10 Greatest Science Fiction Films of All Time

The Science Fiction Films that Transcend the Genre Note: An update of my Moviepilot article from February 10, 2015. More than any other genre, science fiction, it can be argued, is the defining genre of the 20th and 21st century. Unfortunately, when it comes to science fiction films, the genre …

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Terminator Genisys

TERMINATOR GENISYS Fails to Rejuvenate the Franchise

My Rating: [usr 2] C James Cameron is wrong.  Terminator Genisys isn’t the sequel we’ve been waiting for. Hell, we’re probably never going to get a proper sequel since Mr. Cameron currently doesn’t own the rights to his beloved franchise. This isn’t a good twist on an old story, just a really needlessly …

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Emmy

2015 Emmy Nominations: The Full List

Emmy Nominations: Game of Thrones, Freak Show Lead Pack; Davis, Henson, Maslany Among Best Actress Hopefuls SOURCE EMMY NOMINATION RECORDS & TRIVIA With his eighth Emmy nomination for Best Drama Actor, Jon Hamm is now tied for the all-time lead in that category. The three others — Raymond Burr (“Perry Mason,” …

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