Monday Movie Report: British Independent Adds Categories; Bill Murray To Receive Award

The British Independent Film Awards, or BIFAs, will expand its number of categories to honor new filmmakers at its next ceremony held in December. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the London-based ceremony will now award Best Debut Screenwriter and Breakthrough Producer. The latter award will be given to first or second time producers and replaces…
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REVIEW: The Wait For A Good Video Game Movie Will Continue, ‘Warcraft’ Isn’t It

The “Warcraft” game series has been a phenomenon for nearly two decades, and for good reason. The series began as a strategy game and later became an online role-playing type in “World of Warcraft.” Since its inception, one of the driving factors of the game series was its deep, extensive lore. While this lore makes…
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Monday Movie Report: Turtles Take Box Office, ‘Warcraft’ A Hit In China

“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows” took the No. 1 place at the box office this weekend, beating last week’s top flick “X-Men: Apocalypse.” A sequel to the 2014 film, the new “Turtles” film earned about $35.25 million. While that was certainly enough to win this weekend’s box office, though, it lags far…
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REVIEW: ‘TMNT’ Sequel Weakened By Supporting Cast, Messy Plot

Sometimes filmmakers can give the fans what they want a little bit too much. The sequel to the 2014 reboot about four mutant ninja turtles named Michelangelo (Noel Fisher), Donatello (Jeremy Howard), Leonardo (Pete Ploszek) and Raphael (Alan Ritchson) continues shortly after the events of the previous installment. In “Out of the Shadows,” Shredder (Brian…
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REVIEW: ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Strengthened By Character Arcs, Except The Villain’s

After 2014’s “X-Men: Days of Future Past” that jumped around with time travel, Director Bryan Singer has returned to a more linear concept for the latest mutant adventure. In the new¬†“X-Men” story, audiences get introduced to En Sabah Nur, better known as Apocalypse. Labeled the first mutant in history, Apocalypse (Oscar Isaac) is a man…
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