Bob Garver: “Transformers: The Last Knight” movie review

Bob Garver: “Transformers: The Last Knight” movie review

By Bob Garver You’re probably expecting me to trash this movie. And make no mistake, it deserves to get trashed. Its script is horrendous, its editing is a joke, its jokes are painful, and all the metallic whooshing and clanging get old real quick. It’s the same collection of complaints I always have about the […]

Hollywood’s most exclusive club is about to get bigger and more diverse again: Five things to watch for

Hollywood’s most exclusive club is about to get bigger and more diverse again: Five things to watch for

LOS ANGELES — This week, hundreds of film professionals around the world will receive their industry’s equivalent of Willy Wonka’s Golden Ticket: an invitation to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. On Wednesday morning, the motion picture academy is expected to announce its newest class of members, the second such round of […]

Bob Garver: “Cars 3” movie review

Bob Garver: “Cars 3” movie review

By Bob Garver “Cars” is probably the most unpopular arm of the Pixar universe. The first film was only moderately well-received, the sequel was the first eligible Pixar film not to be nominated for Best Animated Feature at the Oscars, and the two “Planes” spinoffs (which are from a non-Pixar branch of Disney) are direct-to-DVD-quality […]

Daniel Day Lewis retires from acting

Daniel Day Lewis retires from acting

Academy Award-winning actor Daniel Day-Lewis announced Tuesday that he is leaving the acting business for good. The actor will appear in his last film ever “Phantom Thread,” which is set to debut later this year. The news was confirmed by a representative of the actor to Variety. Day-Lewis will retire at the age of 60. […]

Bob Garver: “The Mummy” movie review

Bob Garver: “The Mummy” movie review

By Bob Garver “The Mummy” is the first official entry in the “Dark Universe,” a franchise where Universal aims to revive its classic movie monsters and have them mingle. Think of it as a variation on the Marvel and DC Extended Universes. I have to wonder if The Mummy as a character is the best […]

Bob Garver: “Wonder Woman” movie review

Bob Garver: “Wonder Woman” movie review

By Bob Garver It was a poorly-kept secret that Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) was going to be a part of last year’s “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.” That didn’t stop her from getting a huge reaction when she finally appeared. It wasn’t even that the movie used her well, people just loved “that moment […]

Tom Cruise teases ‘Top Gun 2’

Tom Cruise teases ‘Top Gun 2’

Tom Cruise has revealed that “Top Gun 2” might recreate one of the most iconic and unintentionally hilarious scenes from the original film. In an interview with Entertainment Tonight at the premiere of his new horror blockbuster “The Mummy” on Tuesday, Cruise said that that there might be a volleyball scene in the highly anticipated […]