GTA San Andreas and the Legacy of Playing as a Black Guy in Video Games | Black Writers Week

When would a Black protagonist have a chance to be featured in their own original video game? The answer to that question was part of what made “San Andreas” so groundbreaking when it was released on October 26, 2004. Set in the state of San Andreas, a fictionalized mashup of Los Angeles, San Francisco, and … Read more

Jim Carrey’s $20 million The Cable Guy salary put pressure on him

Matthew Broderick remembered Jim Carrey’s astronomical salary for The Cable Guy put a lot of pressure on him on the set. As Chip Douglas once said, “Free cable is the ultimate aphrodisiac.” He might have a point there, and to many, The Cable Guy is the ultimate Jim Carrey movie. Widely reviled upon release – … Read more

The Fall Guy hitting VOD on Tuesday after 2 week run?

The Fall Guy is looking to hit VOD services on Tuesday, less than three weeks after launching its too-short theatrical run. The Fall Guy stands as probably the greatest love letter to movie stuntmen ever. But it might have accidentally brought more attention to another aspect of the film world: the ever-decreasing theater-to-VOD release window. … Read more

The Fall Guy is on track for an underwhelming opening

The Fall Guy is opening way below industry expectations, with it unlikely to crack $30 million this weekend. With great reviews, tons of publicity, and two more-popular-than-ever movie stars in the leads, The Fall Guy should have kicked the summer 2024 box office off in high style. Indeed, Hollywood was expecting a $40 million opening … Read more

Phil Lord and Chris Miller Made the Multiplex Safe for ‘The Fall Guy’ | Features

Was “21 Jump Street” more of a comedy than an action movie? Probably, but Lord and Miller provided audiences with plenty of great action set pieces as well, which were funny but also pretty thrilling. There was also room for charming insights into how the anxieties of high school stay with you the rest of … Read more

The Fall Guy could jump into action with $30M+ as Ryan Gosling and Emily Blunt charm the weekend box office

Analysts predict the box office success of the action-packed homage to stunt performers, The Fall Guy, with Ryan Gosling and Emily Blunt. Ryan Gosling and Emily Blunt are ready to leap into action later this week when The Fall Guy races into theaters. As the blistery winter winds blow away and the summer heat increases in certain … Read more

Mother of Family Guy star tried to get the series cancelled

The mother of one Family Guy star hates the animated series so much she actually tried to get it cancelled. Seth MacFarlane’s Family Guy is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, but if Patrick Warburton’s parents had their way, the long-running animated comedy series would be dead and buried. Patrick Warburton has voiced Joe Swanson … Read more

International distribution for Guy Ritchie’s The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare keeps the film out of UK and Canadian cinemas

Guy Ritchie’s The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare is now playing in theaters throughout the United States. However, the ensemble action romp, starring Henry Cavill, Alex Pettyfer, Eiza González, Alan Ritchson, Babs Olusanmokun, and Cary Elwes, is currently absent from UK and Canadian theaters. Lionsgate distributes The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare domestically. At the same time, Prime Video inked an … Read more