American Sniper is based off the novel of the same name written by U.S. Navy Seal Chief Petty Officer Chris Kyle. It is directed by Clint Eastwood and stars Bradley Cooper (Kyle), Sienna Miller (Kyle’s wife) and Max Charles (Colton Kyle). Continue reading
Exodus: Gods and Kings is a biblically inspired film directed by Ridley Scott and is an interpretation of the exodus of the Hebrews from Egypt as led by Moses and related in the Book of Exodus. The cast includes Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, Aaron Paul, Siguorney Weaver and Ben Kingsley.
For me, what really stood out about this movie, is that it makes the tale of Moses much more practical and believable. “The 10 Commandments” came off as so far-fetched that you could have easily compared that film to “The Wizard of Oz.” Continue reading
Recently I found out that Hollywood Megastar Mark Wahlberg is asking the State of Massachusetts to grant him a “pardon” for a vicious hate crime he committed in 1988. Wahlberg committed two counts of attempted murder and sat a menial jail sentence. Shortly thereafter, his entertainment career went into full gear as rapper Marky Mark and then eventually accomplished actor Mark Wahlberg. Mark is asking for a full pardon not only that crime, but for his entire criminal record. Does Mark have the right to ask? Absolutely, every American can ask for an expungement, does he deserve one? No. Continue reading
Kanye West is very successful rapper, but he also won the World Douchebag Championship for an 11th consecutive year. But just like everyone else, Kanye does have feelings, and these are 11 things Kanye does when he having a not-so good day.
1. If he just wants to clear his head for a while he’ll turn on Coldplay and circle around his house on his Vespa for a few hours. Continue reading
One of the longest standing relationships in music is possibly headed for a major separation. According to Lil’ Wayne, Cash Money Records is adamantly refusing to drop Lil’ Wayne’s next album “The Carter V.”
This past March MTV reported that “The Carter V,” which Lil’ Wayne has stated will be his final solo album, would be released this past May. With the exception of a few singles the album in it’s entirety has not been released and Wayne has gone as far as to say his current contract with Cash Money is similar to a prison sentence. Continue reading
It is official, Jared Leto will take on the role of D.C. most maniacal and arguably most dangerous villain “The Joker” in “Suicide Squad” which will feature a number of villains from the D.C. comic book series who agree to join a secret government operations teams in order to receive reduced sentences.
Rumors have been swirling for months regarding Leto’s desire to put on the purple suit and bring back the most iconic on film villain in cinema history. Continue reading
After months of speculation, as well as rumors that Tom Hardy was being fitted for the role, X-Men Director Bryan Singer has officially cast Oscar Isaac to portray the X-Men’s greatest enemy “Apocalypse.”
Apocalypse’s real name is En Sabah Nur, which translates to “the first one,” alluding to the fact that he is considered the first human born with the mutant-X gene. Given his ancient heritage, he is extremely powerful and considers himself a God. Continue reading