We’re in the middle of summer-movie season, but while you may want to catch splashy, big-screen-friendly movies like The Incredibles 2, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, and the upcoming Ant-Man and The Wasp in theaters, there’s also still plenty of new programming on your streaming service of choice. This July, Netflix is adding a sixth season of Orange is the New Black to its lineup, as well as Extinction, the new science fiction / horror film from Hounds of Love writer-director Ben Young. The original Jurassic Park trilogy will also be arriving on the service as of July 1st, and for something more cerebral, Spike Jonze’s excellent AI love story Her will come to the service on July 29th. Amazon Prime will once again add a number of legacy movie titles to its lineup, including Steven Spielberg’s A.I. Artificial Intelligence, David Lynch’s Mulholland Drive, cult favorite The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension, and Rian Johnson’s The … [Read more...] about Everything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in July
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Produced by Jonathan Leach and Paul LaRosa On June 10, 2008, Army nurse Holley James Wimunc did not show up for work at the maternity ward she worked in at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Friends rushed to her apartment where they found the remnants of a fire, but no sign of Holley. The crime scene was ominous: knives were missing from the kitchen and a section of carpet in her bedroom had been cut out and removed. Complete coverage: "48 Hours: NCIS" The investigation by NCIS would uncover a maze of evidence that included a jealous ex-girlfriend who had resurfaced; a lying but loyal Marine willing to help a wartime buddy; and a husband with a history of domestic violence. But why would any of them want a beloved nurse dead? Special Agent J.C. Hawks: My name is J.C. Hawks. I'm a retired Marine gunnery sergeant and a former Marine special agent with the Naval Criminal Investigative Service. Special Agent J.C. Hawks: I was assigned to a missing person investigation to locate … [Read more...] about Did an Army nurse fall prey to a serial killer targeting military women?
caption “Get Out” (2017) source Universal The horror movie genre has seen a surplus of fresh talent in recent years, including newcomer Ari Aster, whose chilling feature directorial debut “Hereditary” is in theaters now. And with that talent has come a bevy of future classics in the genre, including “Hereditary,” “The Babadook,” and “Get Out.” The genre has produced hit after hit, even if you only look at this year and last. “Get Out” scored $255 million worldwide on a $4 million budget and won an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay. “It,” based on the Stephen King novel, blew away expectations and pulled in over $700 million worldwide. This year, John Krasinski’s “A Quiet Place” has made over $326 million globally with a $17 million budget, according to Box Office Mojo. It’s no wonder that studios are recruiting horror directors for blockbusters. … [Read more...] about The 13 best horror movie directors working today who terrify us over and over again
Rihanna became the pope of fashion and Katy Perry wowed in angelic wings By Carolina Gonzales, Chron.com / Houston Chronicle Updated 9:17 pm, Monday, May 7, 2018 Now Playing: It’s a fact universally acknowledged that Rihanna is the queen of the annual Met Gala, so obviously she topped all previous looks by going full-on Pope for the 2018 ball in an apropos nod to the night’s theme, Heavenly Bodies Media: Time Heaven was a place on Earth at this glorious red carpet. The Met Gala, also dubbed, "fashion's biggest night out" took place in New York City at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Monday, May 7. The decked out stars of movies, music, and more celebrated the opening of the Costume Institute's exhibition, "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination." READ THIS: Reese Witherspoon's daughter, Ava Phillippe stuns at Tiffany & Co. event You better believe Anna Wintour, her co-hosts Rihanna, Amal Clooney and Donatella Versace, and the rest of … [Read more...] about A glorious red carpet at the Met Gala 2018: Best and worst dressed celebrities
It’s only April, but the summer box office is already heating up. Here’s 36 movies to look forward to before September With “Avengers: Infinity War” crashing into theaters this weekend, the summer box office bonanza is officially in full swing. Summer doesn’t formally arrive until June 21, and with the way our seasons have been acting, it’s anyone’s guess as to when it will actually feel like summer. But at the movies, it’s blockbuster season, and summer 2018 is stockpiled with enough sequels, effects extravaganzas and popcorn thrillers to beat the heat, or whatever type of weather Michigan decides to throw our way. Since “Avengers” is already showing around the clock in your local multiplex, here are the 36 other movies we’re most looking forward to most this summer, in order of anticipation (The dates, as always, are subject to change). 1. “Deadpool 2” (May 18): Ryan Reynolds returns as the snarky superhero … [Read more...] about Summer ’18 preview: Superheroes, sequels and ‘Solo’