Weekend Box Office: KONG is King

Weekend Box Office: KONG is King

Kong: Skull Island battered the competition at the box office last weekend, debuting with just over $61 million. Logan and Get Out showed strong staying power, finishing in second and third, respectively. Skull Island was the only big wide release of the

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Short Film: SUKI

With just two weeks left in this season’s Fandependent Films Festival, one of our last picks come to us from Maxime-Claude L’Écuyer and his film Suki. Suki tells the story of a man grappling with the decision to end the life of

WONDER WOMAN Gets a New Trailer

Warner Bros. has released a new trailer for Wonder Woman, focusing on young Diana’s journey from young Amazonian to great warrior. Aided by some magic bracelets, a mythical sword, and a glowing lasso, of course.

Gal Gadot is the titular hero, and

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UNSUNG INDIES: Andrew Dosunmu’s MOTHER OF GEORGE

Jubilation and revelry mark the beginning of Mother of George, the sophomore film from Andrew Dosunmu, as rhythmic drum beats and congregational singing usher the viewer through a traditional Nigerian wedding ceremony; a joyous procession shimmering in gilded light, illuminating golden headdresses and majestic robes of purple, bearing witness to the union of Adenike (Danai Gurira) and Ayodele (Isaach De Bankolé). It is an occasion steeped in the merriment of hope and cheer for the promising future that now lays before them, one hopefully filled with good health and financial success but, most importantly and above all, one filled with healthy children.

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Pixar’s COCO Gets a New Poster

Director Lee Unkrich (Toy Story 3) shared a new poster for Pixar’s Coco on Twitter, and also confirmed that a trailer will arrive next week.  The studio’s first musical, Coco “follows a 12-year-old boy named Miguel who sets off a

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WONDER WOMAN Gets a Gorgeous New Poster

Gal Gadot shared a striking new Wonder Woman poster on Twitter this afternoon. In it, the superhero kneels on a beach with a colorful sky behind her. The image is simple and stunning.

Directed by Patty Jenkins, Wonder Woman also

Rob Meyer’s LITTLE BOXES Gets a New Trailer

Filmbuff has posted up a new trailer for Rob Meyer‘s upcoming dramatic comedy Little Boxes, starring Melanie Lynskey, Nelsan Ellis, Armani Jackson, Oona Laurence, and Janeane Garofalo.

The film stars Armani Jackson as a biracial kid who moves from New York City

Meet Walter, ALIEN: COVENANT’s New Synthetic

20th Century Fox has released a new video for Alien: Covenant that introduces us to Walter, “the world’s most advanced synthetic companion, designed to help you achieve a better human experience.” He’s a more advanced version of David, also played by Michael

BUSTER’S MAL HEART Gets a Mysterious Trailer

Well Go USA Entertainment has released a trailer for Buster’s Mal Heart, starring Rami Malek as a normal family man…and also an unkempt mountain man. There are visions of being lost at sea, and some weirdness and subversion looks likely.

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