Hustlers is finally here and promises to deliver everything we hope to see from the fast-paced, Jennifer Lopez-led, glamourous heist movie that we’ve all been waiting for! Based on the true story recorded in Jessica Pressler's 2015 New York magazine article titled "The Hustlers at Score,” the movie focuses on a group of New York strippers who are struggling to make ends meet during the 2007-08 financial crisis and decide to target their Wall Street clientele who they pin as being responsible for the recession in the first place.
The opening scene to any great movie throws us into the setting, introduces us to its main characters, and establishes its tone and pace. Some of these opening scenes are so iconic that they have become (in some cases) more well-known than the entire movie itself. Take a look at our list of the top ten most memorable opening scenes from movies!
With less than two months to go for another cinematic portrayal of the Clown Prince of Crime, comic book and movie fans alike eagerly wait to see what Joaquin Phoenix will bring to the titular character in this year’s Joker. As this movie is set to take a deep dive into the psyche of Arthur Fleck (The Joker’s true name in the movie), Joaquin Phoenix needed to come up with his own take on the character, or more importantly: his laugh.
The footage from the latest Joker trailer and those involved have made the film one of the most anticipated movies of the fall and a possible awards contender. It will be shown at a variety of film festivals in the lead up to its official October release, with the film's first screening right around the corner. Before reactions start to come out, WB released the second and final trailer for Joker and we're here to breakdown the biggest reveals.
Starting off being typecast as quirky sidekicks and transforming into a lead, dramatic roles, Melissa McCarthy has quickly become a household Hollywood name. With such a drastic change to her roles, we take a look at the evolution of Melissa McCarthy’s career.
Directed by Rian Johnson (Star Wars: The Last Jedi), who has stepped away from the new Star Wars trilogy he’s developing, Knives Out came together last year and quickly attracted the attention of some of the biggest names in the industry, rendering a profoundly star-studded cast ranging from Hollywood veteran Christopher Plummer to up-and-coming actors such as Jaeden Martell (IT, IT Chapter Two). The remaining ensemble is comprised of movie icons Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Collette, and many more.
The Kitchen boasts a formidable cast led by its three leading ladies, each of whom bring their own unique flare to the movie. Get to know these women better as you prepare to watch them team up and run the streets of Hell's Kitchen come this Friday.