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Why ‘Chariots of Fire’ Only Told Part of an Amazing Story
9 months ago

Why ‘Chariots of Fire’ Only Told Part of an Amazing Story

The Oscar-winning film “Chariots of Fire” captured the remarkable exploits of the Flying Scotsman.

Runner Eric Liddell did more than snag a gold medal in the 1924 Olympic Games, though. …
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Why Does Hollywood Keep Working with Jackie Chan?
1 year ago

Why Does Hollywood Keep Working with Jackie Chan?

Influence operations are all the rage right now.

Politicians and media bombard us with stories about Russian interference in America’s political system. So there should be a lot of attention …
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Why Major Movie Studios Won’t Hire Richard Gere
1 year ago

Why Major Movie Studios Won’t Hire Richard Gere

Hollywood is the Woke Capital of the country. On paper.

Celebrities have never been more outspoken on any number of fronts. Stars raise their voices in every way possible: on …
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5 Movies China Loved … and We Hated
2 years ago

5 Movies China Loved … and We Hated

Many big-budget films rely on the country to turn a profit. Some studios even create separate cuts of a film specifically for Chinese multiplexes. Screenwriters also go out of their way …
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Critic v Critic: ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’
2 years ago

Critic v Critic: ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’

20th Century Fox hid it from most press outlets, forcing scribes to see the movie after it reached theaters. That’s rarely a good sign. No critics screenings typically means the …
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8 Times Hollywood Bowed to China
2 years ago

8 Times Hollywood Bowed to China

Many were outraged when the film version of the Marvel Comics sorcerer changed an iconic character’s identity.

Out went the Asian Ancient One. Enter the formerly ginger-haired Tilda Swinton as …
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Leo Hails China’s Eco-Measures as Citizens Choke
2 years ago

Leo Hails China’s Eco-Measures as Citizens Choke

Don’t tell the newly minted Oscar winner, but China has been the world’s eco-villain for centuries.

DiCaprio made the comments during the Chinese publicity tour for “The Revenant.” That’s the …
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