(Ed Note: This is something I’ve been meaning to write for over a year. Better late than never?) “Heat” is a constant theme on the soundtrack for Hidden Figures, the 2015 movie about three black women working for NASA in the 1960s… Read More

As many have noted over the last 24 hours, Tom Petty was no stranger to movie audiences. The singer/songwriter, who passed away yesterday, had his songs featured in a number of movies and TV shows over the years, not surprising how talented… Read More

It’s so interesting to think of where Orson Welles was following the critical, if not commercial, success of 1941’s Citizen Kane. If that were released in 2011 and had met with a similar fate he probably would have been mentioned on the… Read More

The first trailer for Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is out and I have thoughts. Why is every franchise adaptation now a variation on The Breakfast Club? First it was the Power Rangers film, now it’s Jumanji that starts out with a… Read More

Today is National Sunglasses Day and everyone on Twitter and Instagram is celebrating by sharing pictures of themselves – or their children – sporting shades. It may be happening on Facebook as well, but we’ll only know in two or three days… Read More