John Steinbeck's beloved pair of Monterey Bay novellas "Cannery Row" and "Sweet Thursday" get adapted for the big screen in this ahead-of-its-time sophisticated throwback to simple, sweeter days. Nick Nolte and Debra Winger star as tide-tossed lovers marine biologist Doc and bordello ingenue Suzy whose awkward and charming romance is aided and abetted by the plethora of eccentric oddballs who refuse to abandon the failed fishing village they call
Contest: Win Romance on the High Seas on Blu-ray!
Doris Day dazzles in her screen debut in this Michael Curtiz directed musical comedy. Day plays a night club singer on a Caribbean cruise who gets mixed up in a series of romantic problems. Georgia Garrett (Day) pretends to be Elvira Kent (Janis Paige) in order to take Elvira's place on an ocean cruise. Also on board is a detective (Jack Carson) whom Elvira's husband (Don DeFore) hired to see if Elvira is cheating on him. Believing that Georgia is Elvira, the detective can't help falling in love with her. And then Georgia's friend Oscar (Oscar Levant) arrives, seemingly confirming Elvira's husband's
Fangirl’s Guide to Tessa Thompson
We couldn’t keep this Marvelous train going this month without highlighting one of the most badass actors from the Marvel Universe. Yes, we’re talking about the one and only Tessa Thompson who is beloved by comic book movie fans for her role in ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ as well as the butts she kicked in ‘Endgame.’ While Marvel may be her biggest claim to fame, that’s not all this incredible actor has done. There are far more reasons she’s on top of many of your “OMG They’re Amazing”
Contest: Win White Crane Chronicles on Blu-ray and Digital!
Westerner White Crane (David Carradine) is a spiritual master of the martial arts and protector of the innocent, but when a mercenary army storms the temple and slaughters the beloved female Grandmaster Myling, Crane rises out of the ashes with vengeance in his heart. In this thrilling and action-packed adventure, Crane tests his limits as a man and as a warrior as he crosses the fine line between justice and
Contest: Win Monkey Up on DVD and Digital!
With their parents preoccupied with their new careers, a young girl and her brother befriend a talking monkey who is struggling to be taken seriously as an actor. From the creators of AIR BUD and AIR BUDDIES, this talking Capuchin Monkey dreams of becoming an award-winning actor. Thanks to his new friends, he discovers that while fame and fortune come and go, family is
Fangirl’s Guide to Tom Holland
If you haven’t guessed it by now, we’re fanning out over some of the newer faces to Marvel this month. We’ve been there, done that with the likes of Chris Hemsworth and Chris Evans, and last week we kicked things off with the amazing Zendaya. So it was only fitting to follow her up with the always-spilling-the-tea Tom
Contest: Win Sweating Bullets: 10 Action Packed Movies on DVD and Digital!
Prepare to set your adrenaline to overdrive! The high-octane SWEATING BULLETS collection is stacked with the stars you love (Bullock, Buscemi, Baldwin, Rourke) for a maximum assault on your
Contest: Win 1619: Up From Slavery on DVD and Digital
With incredibly detailed historical reenactments, expert commentary and the stories of slavery told through first-hand accounts, this is an epic struggle 400 years in the making. A journey into the past like none other. This is the story of these men and women who by their hands laid the foundation of what would become the most powerful nation on Earth. Join us as we rise...UP FROM
The big story in Marvel Comics these days is the upcoming Secret Invasion, an infiltration of the superhero ranks by the shapeshifting alien Skrull race. Speculation and hype has been running high for this controversial crossover series, and EW has a first look. Read More
The eternally delayed release of the Star Wars comedy Fanboys got some good news this week when the Weinstein Company announced that they will be releasing two versions of the movie to home video. One version will be the original intact edition that was screened to rave reviews Read More
Major Nelson’s latest blog post outlines steps Microsoft has taken to smack down the cheaters they’ve found on XBox Live. Most of these cheaters have been using assorted nefarious schemes for inflating their gamerscores. That stops today for many, as Microsoft’s response Read More
The collective RPG brain of the world wobbled as Todd Howard of Bethesda announced that Fallout 3 will have 200 endings, just a bit more than the originally projected 9 to 12. Additionally, the game is twice as big as the company’s original plan, and it’s sometimes taking 100 Read More
Following the previous successful adaptation of Settlers of Catan and their own adaptation of Carcassone, Sierra Online has announced that they are bringing Lost Cities, another Euro game, to the X-Box Live Arcade. Lost Cities is a 2–player card game that will cost 800 MS points Read More
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