If a character calls out lazy writing for being lazy, does it make the writing any less lazy? I don’t think so. Anyway, here’s a trailer for Deadpool 2 featuring Cable, as played by Josh Brolin (who is cornering the market on Big Bads these days). If you don’t know what Deadpool 2 is about, here’s […]
High crimes and high fashion
The trailer for Mary Magdalene from Garth Davis, the director of last year’s Lion, did many things to my feels: 1. It’s a reminder that Hollywood isn’t done with Biblical epics. 2. American movies just DON’T want to get the ethnicity of Jesus and his community right! This is a problem. It is comforting, however, […]
Bask in the PT-ness, the DDL-ery, of this grand thing, and listen as the threads are pulled tighter and tighter and tighter. I for one can’t wait to see them come apart. –Christopher Zumski Finke Follow The Stake on Twitter and Facebook
Southern Reach book 1 comes to the big screen. Eek.
The plot weirdens.
The first trailer for the Jennifer Lawrence’s sexy spy thriller Red Sparrow is here. Think: Black Widow’s origin story but with a bit of Le Femme Nikita for good measure. Red Sparrow is directed by Francis Lawrence, director of several Hunger Games movies, as well as a string of quite good, quite underrated films (Constantine, I Am Legend […]
Liam Neeson playing Liam Neeson playing Mark Felt.
Because he was in the old one.
Oscar winners Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem play a couple in Darren Aronofsky’s forthcoming thriller mother! No need to mention that J-Law is only 26 and Bardem is 48, because Aronofksy is back! After his disappointing turn at the helm of 2014’s Noah, Aronofsky is back in Pi, Requiem for a Dream, and Black Swan territory […]