Taylor political post may feel like a punch in the gut to many of her fans who supported her and her refusal to talk about politics in the past but this is not the first time she has endorsed Democrat causes this year. Back in July, Swift donated to the Democrat-led March For Our Lives campaign for gun control with the full amount donated not being disclosed. It is also worth noting that Taylor waited until the day after the final date of her US tour before making this announcement so her political stance wouldn’t affect her ticket sales.
I gotta be honest, given the early word of mouth about this movie, I was expecting a dumpster fire. I was pretty disappointed to see that I enjoyed the film. For years, Sony has been trying to create their own superhero universe with the Spiderman rogue gallery, the only Marvel property they still have a stake in.
With Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga officially tasked to star in this movie, for months there has been buzz that this movie is a lock for Academy Award season and it hadn’t even premiered yet. Well, the wait is over, and the film that everyone can’t stop talking about and Lady Gaga fans even tried to sabotage reviews for Venom (as if a Sony film needs fake bad reviews) to make sure the film opens at number 1. The question is, does A Star is Born deserve the massive hype behind it, or is this another example of Hollywood loving itself more than audiences?
Stars of Disney’s Marvel Cinematic Universe joined together for with the Democrat-led March For Our Lives for their latest political ad in an effort to drive support for Democrat candidates in the 2018 midterms. Mark Ruffalo (The Hulk), Don Cheadle (War Machine), Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow), Chris Evans (Captain America), and Chadwick Boseman (Black Panther) star in the ad describing the first time they voted and urging others to register to vote before the Oct 9th deadline.
This is not a joke, this is a real story. The Hollywood Reporter is claiming that based on the finds of an academic paper, the negative buzz behind The Last Jedi was created and pushed by Russian trolls on the internet. In a study by The paper, titled Weaponizing The Haters: The Last Jedi and the strategic politicization of pop culture through social media manipulation, the paper claims the online response to 2017’s The Last Jedi was persuaded by the Russian Federation.
In DARK PHOENIX, the X-MEN face their most formidable and powerful foe: one of their own, Jean Grey. During a rescue mission in space, Jean is nearly killed when she is hit by a mysterious cosmic force. Once she returns home, this force not only makes her infinitely more powerful, but far more unstable. Wrestling with this entity inside her, Jean unleashes her powers in ways she can neither comprehend nor contain. With Jean spiraling out of control, and hurting the ones she loves most, she begins to unravel the very fabric that holds the X-Men together. Now, with this family falling apart, they must find a way to unite — not only to save Jean’s soul, but to save our very planet from aliens who wish to weaponize this force and rule the galaxy.
Kennedy got her first breaks working as an assistant to writer John Milius and then Steven Spielberg, becoming a co-founder of Amblin Entertainment. She has established one of the most enviable producing careers in Hollywood, with credits on classic blockbusters like E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Back to the Future and Jurassic Park as well as critically acclaimed Spielberg dramas like Schindler’s List, Munich, War Horse and Lincoln.
Teddy Walker is a successful salesman whose life takes an unexpected turn when he accidentally blows up his place of employment. Forced to attend night school to get his GED, Teddy soon finds himself dealing with a group of misfit students, his former high school nemesis and a feisty teacher who doesn’t think he’s too bright.