Award winning director, producer and screenwriter Ava Duvernay creates a riveting true crime piece, coming to Netflix at the end of May. This short series tells the story of the Central Park Five. Ava never shys away from the hard narratives to tell and she always does it in the perfect way. Watch When They See Us on Netflix May 31st. -DE
the final trailer for dark phoenix starring sophie turner, jessica chastain, evan peters and jennifer lawrence
The long-awaited final trailer for "X-men: Dark Phoenix" has finally arrived. In it we see Sophie Turner wreaking havoc as the Dark Phoenix, separating from her humanity. Her instability puts the safety of the group into question; how can they fight against their own? Watch the showdown in theaters June 5, 2019.
DC fans are in for a real treat with the movie adaptation of Shazam! Produced by the maker of Aquaman and The Conjuring, Peter Safran does not disappoint. Chuck’s Zachary Levi brings this character to life with his riveting and dorky portrayal. Being a young-at-heart character trapped inside a ripped superhero will draw plenty of laughs and a fun ride. Check out Shazam! At your local theatre today! -LD
From the creator of MTV’s Sweet/Vicious, comes the coming-of-age comedy that is bound to pull at your heartstrings. Known for her role in Jane the Virgin, Gina Rodriguez stars as Jenny, a newly single young adult and employee. Follow her journey with Erin (DeWanda Wise) and Blair (Brittany Snow) as they go on a hilarious and unforgettable trip through the Big Apple. Filled with plenty of quips, girl power, and relatable scenes, this is a film that you don’t want to miss! Check it out on April 19th. - LD
Clarence Avant is a industry leader in music. He is known as "The Godfather of Black Music", having a long history of fighting for representation and label deals for black artists. Mentored by Joseph Glasser, the manager for Louis Armstrong, Avant was well versed in the art of music management. A master of negotiation, Avant landed the first ever deal between an African American artist and record company in 1967 at Venture Records. During such a racially charged era, it is clear how knowledgeable and talented Avant is in bringing attention to artists who would have been overlooked due to race. He has many more ventures, which the documentary will dive into. In 2010, Avant was inducted into the NAACP hall of fame at the 41st NAACP image awards for his work in the African American music industry, and in 2016 he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
The Netflix documentary is directed by his daughter Nicole Avant and directed by Reggie Hudlin, and will premiere on July 7th. It stars a plethora of African American artists, such as Snoop Dogg, Sean "Diddy" Combs, Diane Warren, Lionel Richie, Lucian Grange, and Jamie Foxx. This is a must watch for anyone interested in the history of African Americans in the music industry and the impact it has had on the world. -TM
Watch the Trailer for Amy Poehler's "Wine Country" starring Tina Fey, Maya Rudolph, Rachel Dratch, Ana Gasteyer and Emily Spivey
The trailer for "Wine Country" directed by Amy Poehler has officially been released and fans can not wait. The comedy follows a group of middle-aged women as they celebrate their long-time friend Rebecca's (Rachel Dratch) 50th birthday at a winery in Napa. With wine, women and woes trouble seems to be a guarantee. This film is a must-see for fans of these comedic legends and adds to Netflix's incredible summer lineup. Watch the trailer here and catch Wine Country on Netflix May 10.
From the producer of the highly-acclaimed Get Out, Halloween, and The Purge series comes the new thriller Ma. Sue Ann (Octavia Spencer) is a seemingly harmless loner in Ohio. She eventually ends up making friends with Maggie (Diana Silvers), a new teen to the town. Sue ends up lending her home to Maggie for parties, but this comes with a set of rules. The film follows Sue Ann, or as the teens call her "Ma," and her character unravel as an antagonist with a facade. With gripping performances from Luke Evans, and Juliette Lewis, and Corey Fogelmanis, this terror party is one you don’t want to miss. - LD
Over the past week Donald Glover released a trailer for his much anticipated project that is releasing this Saturday. Guava Island's trailer released at Gambino's event in New Zealand at PHAROS Festival. Guava Island is apparently a story of crime and features an amazing performance from both him and Rihanna. Unfortunately for us, the trailer has not been authorized yet. However, with a little digging through the #GuavaIsland hashtag on twitter, you may be able to find fan generated snippets of it. Guava Island is set to release for FREE on Amazon this Saturday, available for streaming at 12:01am. - DE
Netflix's New Film, "The Last Summer," Stars Kj Apa, Maia Mitchell, Jacob Latimore, Halston Sage and Tyler Posey
Netflix is looking forward to warmer days as they begin to release their summer lineup. With sequels having been announced for To All the Boys I've Loved Before and Kissing Booth, Netflix is now getting its users attention with some brand new content. The Last Summer has one of the most star-studded casts of the season with Riverdale's Kj Apa, Good Trouble's Maia Mitchell and Teen Wolf's Tyler Posey. The film follows the age-old tale of a group of friends seeking solace in the last summer they have together after high school. Promising romance, drama and comedy this film could very well be Netflix's next big hit. Watch the trailer for The Last Summer here. The film begins streaming May 3.
Teased earlier by the Queen Bee herself, this film follows Beyoncé's 2018 Coachella performance. Beyoncé's headlining performance at the desert festival last year was widely celebrated. This film catalogs the performance from its original conception to its final execution. The movie will begin streaming on April 17.
Witness if you will, the re-imagining of the most iconic series of all time. Join Academy Award winner Jordan Peele as he hosts a journey through a wondrous land whose boundaries are that of imagination. In the first episode of The Twilight Zone, comedian Samir Wassan wants to be famous...but at what cost?
Check out the full first episode of The Twilight Zone below:
The new Avengers: Endgame special look comes after what's been a waiting game for fans. Coming on the heels of an insane release for Avengers: Infinity War in 2018, Marvel is expecting an even higher turnout for this final installment. What will happen with our heroes? This spot gives fans a hint at a special reunion between characters. Tickets for Avengers: Endgame went on sale today. The film hits theaters April 26.
Watch the Trailer for Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile Starring Zac Efron, Lily Collins and Kaya Scodelario
The highly anticipated film adaptation of serial killer Ted Bundy's life has just released its newest trailer. This film shows Ted Bundy through his journey to becoming the infamous serial killer we all know. This film has garnered major attention and even criticism from victim's advocates for Efron's personable portrayal of Bundy. The movie launches on Netflix May 3.
The Dead Don't Die Trailer starring Adam Driver, Selena Gomez, Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton and Many More
This star-studded film is a comedic take on the traditional zombie thriller. Watch as Adam Driver, Selena Gomez, Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton and many more stray from their typical filmography to fight zombies in this new trailer. The Dead Don't Die will hit theaters June 14 of this summer.
The Beach Bum is out in theaters now! A rebellious stoner named Moondog lives life by his own rules but gets into trouble and is forced to go back to the real world. The movie stars Matthew McConaughey, Snoop Dogg and Isla Fisher. For more information click here.
From Disney and visionary director Tim Burton, the all-new grand live-action adventure "Dumbo" expands on the beloved classic story where differences are celebrated, family is cherished and dreams take flight. Circus owner Max Medici enlists former star Holt Farrier and his children Milly and Joe to care for a newborn elephant whose oversized ears make him a laughingstock in an already struggling circus. But when they discover that Dumbo can fly, the circus makes an incredible comeback, attracting persuasive entrepreneur V.A. Vandevere, who recruits the peculiar pachyderm for his newest, larger-than-life entertainment venture, Dreamland. Dumbo soars to new heights alongside a charming and spectacular aerial artist, Colette Marchant, until Holt learns that beneath its shiny veneer, Dreamland is full of dark secrets. Dumbo stars Danny DeVito, Colin Farrell and Michael Keaton. For more information, click here.
Netflix knows how to leave the fans wanting more; which is exactly what they did with On My Block Season 1 Finale. Would Ruby make it out alive? The fans needed to know. Finally, Netflix has answered our questions with the release of the Season 2 trailer. Ruby seems to be alive and well after the ill-fated quinceañera. On My Block Season 2 will be released March 29.
Joker is an upcoming American crime film distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures and based on the DC Comics character Joker. In 1981, a failed stand-up comedian disregarded by the society that he lives in turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City. The movie is going to be released in theaters on October 4, 2019 and stars Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz and Bill Camp. Check out the trailer for Joker below
Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, nothing could prepare Dora for her most dangerous adventure ever -- High School. Always the explorer, Dora quickly finds herself leading Boots, Diego, a mysterious jungle inhabitant, and a rag tag group of teens on a live-action adventure to save her parents and solve the impossible mystery behind a lost city of gold. The movie is going to be released in theaters August 2, 2019 and stars Isabela Moner, Eva Longoria, Michael Peña and Eugenio Derbez. Check out the trailer below:
Haunted by an unexplainable and unresolved trauma from her past and compounded by a string of eerie coincidences, Adelaide feels her paranoia elevate to high-alert as she grows increasingly certain that something bad is going to befall her family. After spending a tense beach day with their friends, the Tylers, Adelaide and her family return to their vacation home. When darkness falls, the Wilsons discover the silhouette of four figures holding hands as they stand in the driveway. Us pits an endearing American family against a terrifying and uncanny opponent: doppelgängers of themselves. This new horrow film stars Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke, Elizabeth Moss and Tim Heidecker. For more information, click here.
Quentin Tarantino's ninth feature film is a story that takes place in Los Angeles in 1969, at the height of hippy Hollywood. The two lead characters are Rick Dalton, former star of a western TV series, and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth. Both are struggling to make it and achieve fame in a Hollywood they don't recognize anymore. Once Upon A Time In Hollywood is going to be released in theaters on July 26, 2019 and stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie. Check out the trailer below:
Hit television show, Stranger Things, just released the trailer for season 3. After the ending of season 2 it seems that the main characters are back to leading normal lives, but things aren't always what they seem. The new town leader is corrupt and strange things have started happening to the towns residents. Stranger Things Season 3 will be available to stream on Netflix starting July 4, 2019 and will star Winona Rider, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard and Millie Bobbie Brown. Check out the trailer below:
A new toy called "Forky" joins Woody and the gang, but the spork turned toy wants nothing to do with his owner declaring himself trash. When the group goes on a family road trip Forky throws himself out and Woody tries to save him. The two soon become lost but Woody finds his long lost girlfirend, Bo Peep, will he go back to his owner?
Toy Story 4 will be released on June 21, 2019 and stars Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Keanu Reeves and Tony Hale. Check out the official trailer for the movie below:
One magical day, June is running through the woods to find her way home where she discovers an old rollercoaster car and climbs inside. She suddenly finds herself in Wonderland, an amusement park she had created in her mind and put aside. All of her rides and characters are brought to life but are falling into disarray without her. Now, with the help of her fun and lovable park characters, June will have to put the wonder back in Wonderland before it is lost forever. Wonder Park is out in theaters now and stars Jennifer Garner, Matthew Boderick and Mila Kunis. For more information click here.