Jason David Frank talks new Power Rangers movie

 

I had a chance to sit down and talk to Jason David Frank, the Green/White Power Ranger, a Wizard World convention. We discussed the new Power Rangers movie and getting into a MMA fight with CM Punk among things.

 

Jim: Obviously being at the convention isn’t your first rodeo, it almost like home to you, what gets you to com…

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Shawn Ashmore on X-Men and The Following

 

With Season 3 of The Following starting back up on Fox, I had a chance to talk to Shawn Ashmore. Shawn spoke about the success of X-Men, as well as what makes The Following the show to watch.

 

Jim: Wow, Days of Future Past, I enjoyed reviewing that one. 

 
Shawn: Awesome, how did you like it?
 

Jim: I lov…

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William Kircher talks about drama school, and the Hobbit fandom

 

Known widely for his role as Bifur in the Hobbit movies, recently I got a chance to talk to William Kircher at the Madison Wizard World Comic Con. He shared his thoughts on the Hobbit franchise, lying to get into drama school, and the band he currently performs in.

 

Jim: Right from the start I need to verify something with…

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Chicago Wizard World Fan Appreciation

Twice the fun in one year. Chicago just got a special early preview of the Wizard World Comic Con months before the annual August event one comes around. For the first time Wizard World put on a special Fan Fest Chicago Comic Con at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont.

 

 

The best part of this event was that…

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5 to 7 is a Romantic Affair

 

Synopsis: A young novelist develops an extramarital relationship with a diplomat’s wife. 

 

 

We are about to enter the spring of Yelchin. It all begins with 5 to 7, a romantic comedy from director Victor Levin that hits theaters April 3rd.

 

5 to 7 is an old-school foreign kind of romantic comedy. Th…

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3 Reasons Why SXSW Film Festival Still Matters for Movies

 

 

SXSW Film Festival kicks off this weekend on Friday, March 13th with a lot of excitement and anticipation. Hosted in Austin, Texas during a prime time for spring break, it is always a great convergence of entrepeurnial synergy, eccentric local and global programming, and fun parties. What I love about this festival is how it…

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British Cinderella Doesn't Miss a Beat

 
Synopsis: When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her daughters. Never one to give up hope, Ella’s fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger. (c)Imdb

 

 

Leave it up to Kenneth Branagh to make some Disney magic. In Cinderella, Br…

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Treading Water: A Truly Delightful Fish Out Of Water Comedy.

 
Treading Water is a charming and romantic modern-day coming of age love story told through the eyes of a sensitive boy who is forced to face life with a rare condition that leaves him smelling like a fish. With his strange ailment, our young hero Mica (Douglas Smith) sadly grows to accept that he may never find happiness… until, as a yo…

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Audiences Will Check-In to The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

 

THE SECOND BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL is the expansionist dream of Sonny (Dev Patel), and it’s making more claims on his time than he has available, considering his imminent marriage to the love of his life, Sunaina (Tina Desai). Sonny has his eye on a promising property now that his first venture, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel for the…

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Neil Blomkamp's Chappie is Barely Better than Crappy

 
Synopsis: In the near future, crime is patrolled by an oppressive mechanized police force. When one police droid, Chappie, is stolen and given new programming, he becomes the first robot with the ability to think and feel for himself.
 

 
District 9 and Elysium Director Neil Blomkamp presents his next sci-fi film Chappie w…

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March 12, 2015
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Scary Ladies and Friday 13th

— Posted by Bud Boomer

Hopefully by now you’ve seen the 888 Ladies Bingo list ‘the 13 scariest ladies of all time’. We certainly have, and it’s kicked off a LOT of office debate. Part…

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March 11, 2015
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San Andreas is at fault

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

  No, this isn’t a Grand Theft Auto reference however I will be back in San Andreas tonight to make some fothermuckin money play the new heists mode, rather this…

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March 11, 2015
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Inside Out

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

Inside Out is the latest movie from Pixar Studios. Let’s be honest, ladies and gentlemen,  Pixar is the Marvel of animation. They can do no wrong. This time Pixar brings…

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March 11, 2015
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Get Hard Red Band Trailer Review

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

When I first heard of the premise for Get Hard, I immediately thought it was a rip off of the New Guy. Adding to the fact that Will Ferrell hasn’t…

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March 6, 2015
Comedy | Drama 
Director: John Madden
Writer: Ol Parker (screenplay)
Stars: Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy

Audiences Will Check-In to The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  THE SECOND BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL is the expansionist dream of Sonny (Dev Patel), and it’s making more claims on his time than he has available, considering his imminent…

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March 6, 2015
Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller  

Director: Neill Blomkamp

Writers: Neill Blomkamp, Terri Tatchell

Stars: Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, Hugh Jackman

Neil Blomkamp’s Chappie is Barely Better than Crappy

— Posted by Ryan

  Synopsis: In the near future, crime is patrolled by an oppressive mechanized police force. When one police droid, Chappie, is stolen and given new programming, he becomes the first…

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March 6, 2015
Documentary | Biography | History 

Director: Gabe Polsky

Writer: Gabe Polsky (story)

Stars: Viacheslav Fetisov, Scotty Bowman, Anatoli Karpov

Red Army Flawlessly Blends Hockey and History

— Posted by Kenny Miles

From Oscar (R) nominated and Emmy award-winning filmmakers, RED ARMY is a feature documentary about the Soviet Union and the most successful dynasty in sports history: the Red Army hockey…

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March 4, 2015
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We FINALLY have a glimpse of Vision

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

For whatever reason the Avengers film has been keeping the character known as ‘The Vision’ under wraps and we haven’t been provided a clear look at the character… until now….

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March 4, 2015
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The 2015 Boulder Film Festival Offers A Diverse Film (and Food) Lineup

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  The Boulder Film Festival, which runs from March 5th to the 8th, is a unique film festival for the Rocky Mountain region. March is a good time to catch…

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March 2, 2015
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The Small and Intimate Madison Wizard World Comic Con

— Posted by Jim Alexander

The Wizard World Comic Con is a year round comic convention that makes stops all around-the country. Last month it made a stop in Madison Wisconsin. I was on hand…

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February 27, 2015
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DVD Review: Birdman

— Posted by Jim Alexander

    Synopsis: A washed-up actor, who once played an iconic superhero, battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career and himself in the days leading up to…

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February 27, 2015
Comedy | Horror  

Directors: Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi

Writers: Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi

Stars: Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi, Jonathan Brugh

What We Do In The Shadows is One of 2015’s Funniest Movies

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS chronicles the adventures of four vampire roommates trying to get by in a modern world that’s not always hospitable to the undead. Clement…

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February 25, 2015
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Feast your eyes on this new Age of Ultron poster

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

  Joss Wheson’s “Marvel’s: Avengers: Age of Ultron” has unleashed a new theatrical poster to whet your while we await the release of the film. The expected result is that…

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February 24, 2015
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The Correct Opinion Ep. 11 talks Oscars and Spider-Man

— Posted by Ryan

  The Movie Blog presents their official podcast, The Correct Opinion!   On this episode of The Correct Opinion:   Anthony, Ryan, Jim, and Kenny discuss Oscar nominations, Spider-Man going…

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February 22, 2015
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The Gambler: Wahlberg fails to live up to James Caan’s 1974 performance

— Posted by Bud Boomer

    James Caan was nominated for a Golden Globe for his performance in the 1974 gambling classic, The Gambler (Karel Reisz), but Mark Wahlberg is unlikely to enjoy the…

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February 20, 2015
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McFarland, USA: An All-American Disney Tale Filled With Triumph

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis: A former football coach transforms a small-town high school cross-country team into the best team in the state.      Disney does it again. McFarland, USA is a…

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February 20, 2015
Genre: Animation | Family | Fantasy 

Director: Tomm Moore

Writers: Will Collins (as William Collins) , Tomm Moore (story)
Stars: Brendan Gleeson, Fionnula Flanagan, David Rawle

Song of the Sea: Enchanting Oscar Nominated Film Won Me Over

— Posted by Kenny Miles

From the creators of the Academy Award®-nominated “The Secret of Kells” comes a breathtakingly gorgeous, hand-drawn masterpiece. Based on the Irish legend of the Selkies, “Song of the Sea” tells…

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February 18, 2015
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How is Russell Crowe’s directing? Check out the trailer for The Water Diviner

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    Russell Crowe’s directorial debut, THE WATER DIVINER, is an epic adventure set four years after the devastating battle of Gallipoli during World War I. Australian farmer Joshua Connor…

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“Dear Lillian, soon I hope to take you on a Caribbean cruise, where we can hold hands on a soft summer's evening and watch that old Jamaican moon. Why that old Jamaican will be mooning us, I have no idea.”

— John Turturro as Roland T. Flakfizer from Brain Donors, 1992

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