REVIEW: Knives Out (2019)

It’s no secret that I have my issues with Rian Johnson’s take on the Skywalker saga in The Last Jedi. But this does not mean that I have issues with Johnson as a filmmaker. His original movies Brick, The Brothers Bloom, and Looper, were each something special, and he brought a unique vision to all… Continue reading REVIEW: Knives Out (2019)

Daniel Craig is on the Case in New Knives Out Trailer

Fresh off of mostly positive reviews from the Toronto International Film Festival, a new trailer for Rian Johnson’s Knives Out has been released. As we see police cars head toward the Thrombey estate, Michael Shannon’s Walt lays out the novelist patriarch’s literary bonafides (thirty languages, over eighty million copies sold) as he asks whether the… Continue reading Daniel Craig is on the Case in New Knives Out Trailer

Knives Out Trailer Arrives Online

Daniel Craig has gone from spy to detective in the first trailer for Rian Johnson’s Agatha Christie-inspired film Knives Out. Check out the trailer below: The Knives Out trailer opens with Lakeith Stanfield’s Detective Elliot beginning questioning the victim’s (Christopher Plummer) family as he tries to establish a rapport with Jamie Lee Curtis’s Linda Robinson,… Continue reading Knives Out Trailer Arrives Online

Frank Oz Joins Knives Out

Yoda is about to trade his staff for a couple of knives. Slashfilm reports that Frank Oz has joined the cast of Rian Johnson’s thriller Knives Out. The part is said to be very small, but as the adage goes, there are no small parts, only small actors. This role will be different for Oz… Continue reading Frank Oz Joins Knives Out

Rian Johnson Announces Start of Knives Out Production

Rian Johnson is trading in lightsabers for knives. Johnson announced on his social media that production had officially begun on his new murder mystery film Knives Out, where James Bond Daniel Craig will play a Poirot-inspired detective. While I will admit to a bit of “phantom menacing” where Star Wars: The Last  Jedi was concerned, I’ve… Continue reading Rian Johnson Announces Start of Knives Out Production

REVIEW: Halloween (2018)

Halloween (2018) takes place 40 years after the original film, completely wiping the slate clean of any sequels or over-complications. The Shape has been incarcerated ever since that fateful Halloween night in 1978, until he breaks out of a transport bus and heads to Haddonfield to wreak havoc. Little does he know that for all… Continue reading REVIEW: Halloween (2018)