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    What Happened to the Oscar Host?

    As a child of the 90s I have fond memories of the pageantry that is the Oscars. Back then the awards show had a simple feel to it with a Barbara Walters special kicking off the festivities, Tom Hanks appearing on stage at least once and a big opening number recapping the past year in […] More

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    ‘Cobra Kai’ Moves Up Its Season Three Premiere Date

    After a pretty tumultuous year, Netflix is helping Cobra Kai fans ring in 2021 in style.  Following an announcement made on the show’s Twitter account on Dec. 24, Season 3 of the Karate Kid spin-off will now drop on Netflix on Jan. 1. The show was originally scheduled to premier on the streaming service on […] More

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    Chicago Indie Critics Nominations Led By ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’

    The Chicago Indie Critics on Monday announced their nominations for next week’s awards show, with Netflix’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom poised to bring home the top prize.  Starring Viola Davis and the late Chadwick Boseman, the latest Netflix hit received a total of nine nominations, including Best Director for George C. Wolfe, Best Actor for […] More

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    First Images Released for Eddie Murphy’s ‘Coming 2 America’

    In case you weren’t already thinking ‘2021 can’t get here fast enough!’ Hollywood gave us a tease of what’s in store for the movies next year with a first look at Coming 2 America, the highly anticipated sequel to Eddie Murphy’s 1988 smash hit. A couple of first look images from the movie have been […] More

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    HBO Max is Now Available on Roku!

    Wonder Woman fans who are Roku customers just got an early holiday streaming gift: HBO Max is now (finally) available on Roku. HBO Max enters a new frontier on its path to world streaming domination with the streaming deal, giving Roku customers access to HBO shows and new movie releases. HBO and Roku had a […] More

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    ‘Herself’ Trailer Drops

    As we all weather the daily storm that is 2020 we’ve probably told ourselves many different things to help shine a light at the end of the tunnel. One of those sayings is evident in the trailer for Herself: “Just keep telling yourself it’s temporary”. That’s the advice given to Sandra, a single mother struggling […] More