The mystery of Tom Hanks: Why Hollywood's most decent star is also one of its most complex

In his new film, A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, Tom Hanks plays a paragon of compassion and humanity. But, much like Hanks himself, an anxious, angry and far more interesting man lurks beneath the surface, writes Geoffrey Macnab Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/features/tom-hanks-acting-performances-james-stewart-mister-rogers-a9304371.html Indie Brew found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published […]

What this year’s Sundance movies taught us about going viral

In 2020, “going viral” is hardly a new concept. We all know what it means, even your Luddite relatives. We’ve all seen it happen, and and have maybe even experienced it ourselves to varying degrees.  And yet there remains an air of mystery to the very concept. What does it signify? What does it feel […]

How It's a Wonderful Life went from box office failure to Christmas classic

Frank Capra and James Stewart’s tale of a man on the verge of suicide failed to do well in cinemas, but then became an enduring festive classic. Alexandra Pollard explores why Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/features/its-a-wonderful-life-christmas-classic-film-james-stewart-frank-capra-a8681486.html Indie Brew found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Alexandra Pollard

The 1994 Denise Richards movie where Paul Walker’s brain is inserted into a T-Rex has a new gorier version

Tammy and the T-Rex features Denise Richards (Tammy) and Paul Walker (Michael) as young loverbirds. After Michael is badly wounded by Tammy’s ex-boyfriend, a mad scientist seizes his brain and inserts it into a robotic T-Rex. The movie was filmed with an R rating in mind, but the violence was removed for its initial release. […]

The Rise of Skywalker is worst-reviewed Star Wars film since The Phantom Menace

Episode IX is the worst-rated film in the sequel trilogy Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/star-wars-rise-skywalker-reviews-rotten-tomatoes-score-rating-a9253746.html Indie Brew found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Clémence Michallon

Top Gun – Maverick: Tom Cruise returns in gravity-defying trailer for highly anticipated sequel

A new trailer for Top Gun: Maverick has dropped, teasing the gravity-defying antics Tom Cruise will experience in the highly anticipated sequel. Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/top-gun-maverick-trailer-watch-tom-cruise-sequel-release-date-a9248761.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Clémence Michallon

Nicolas Cage to star as Nicolas Cage in film about Nicolas Cage

Cage apparently talks to an egotistical Nineties version of himself, who mocks him for making too many low-budget films Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/nicolas-cage-new-movie-unbearable-weight-massive-talent-film-release-date-a9205506.html Indie Brew found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Roisin O’Connor