Review: Neil Labute’s ‘Dirty Weekend’ Is Less of a Gut Punch Than His Early Films to Its Detriment Yet Is Still Enjoyable

If you have ever seen Neil LaBute‘s first few films (In the Company of Men, Yours Friends and Neighbors, Nurse Betty and The Shape of Things), you will have learned to expect certain things from him – tons of flashy, quick dialogue, despicable characters and at least one crushing gut punch to set you spinning for hours after the film Read More →

‘Fifty Shades Darker’ and ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ Release Dates Announced and We Know Where You Can See the ‘Darker’ Teaser!

Universal Pictures announced today at CinemaCon that the studio has set release dates for the two sequels to Fifty Shades of Grey, and you have to wait a little longer than you thought you would to see what happens next. Fifty Shades Darker will hit theaters on February 10, 2017 and Fifty Shades Freed is coming on February 9, 2018. It Read More →

With or Without Reading the Book, The Shocking Part About ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Is That We Liked It

Liz has read the book, but Melissa hasn’t. Here’s their individual takes on the movie they were totally surprised by.   Melissa Hanson aka Dial M For Melissa Managing Editor / Podcast Producer Growing up, Melissa’s favorite destination was always the video store and would agonize over whether to watch something new or to rewatch a favorite. Things have not Read More →

New ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Featurette Released

Can’t wait for this weekend? Universal Pictures brings us a new featurette for Fifty Shades of Grey to tide you over. Check it out in the player below! The film stars Jamie Dornan, Dakota Johnson, Jennifer Ehle, Luke Grimes, Victor Rasuk, Eloise Mumford, Max Martini, Rita Ora, Marcia Gay Harden, Callum Keith Rennie and is directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson Opening in theaters this Read More →

NEW TRAILER: ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Has “B Movie” Written All Over It And Maybe That’s OK

I only have a basic familiarity Fifty Shades of Grey from all the hype after the book release, but I was curious to see what all the fuss is about so I decided to check out the trailer that debuted this morning.  It’s not nearly as cheesy as I had expected, but I’m not going to seek it out. Will people go Read More →