The ‘Aladdin’ Problem

The ‘Aladdin’ Problem

Alright, we’ve heard all the trash talk. We’ve seen all the memes. We know that Will Smith’s Genie in 2019s Aladdin live-action remake looks bad. It’s the uncanny valley effect at its finest. His human face doesn’t implant itself onto a CGI body smoothly at all, and the dissociation is compounded upon motion when you […]

Hollywould: ‘A Quiet Place 2,’ ‘Shazam!,’ and ‘Rick & Morty’

Hollywould: ‘A Quiet Place 2,’ ‘Shazam!,’ and ‘Rick & Morty’

The film and television business moves at a mile a minute, so keeping up with the latest news can be a little daunting. Not to worry—we have your back. In Hollywould, we’ll round up the industry developments you need to know. Here’s what you may have missed: A Quiet Place 2 Speaking with The Playlist, John […]

Hollywould: ‘Spawn,’ ‘Us,’ and ‘Stranger Things’

Hollywould: ‘Spawn,’ ‘Us,’ and ‘Stranger Things’

The film and television business moves at a mile a minute, so keeping up with the latest news can be a little daunting. Not to worry—we have your back. In Hollywould, we’ll round up the industry developments you need to know. Here’s what you may have missed: Spawn While talking with Nerdist, Todd McFarlane assured them […]

Hollywould: ‘Joker,’ ‘Lady and the Tramp,’ and ‘Black Widow’

Hollywould: ‘Joker,’ ‘Lady and the Tramp,’ and ‘Black Widow’

The film and television business moves at a mile a minute, so keeping up with the latest news can be a little daunting. Not to worry—we have your back. In Hollywould, we’ll round up the industry developments you need to know. Here’s what you may have missed: Joker According to Todd Phillips’ Instagram, Joker has wrapped […]

Hollywould: ‘A Quiet Place 2,’ Wes Anderson, and ‘Shang-Chi’

Hollywould: ‘A Quiet Place 2,’ Wes Anderson, and ‘Shang-Chi’

The film and television business moves at a mile a minute, so keeping up with the latest news can be a little daunting. Not to worry—we have your back. In Hollywould, we’ll round up the industry developments you need to know. Here’s what you may have missed: A Quiet Place 2 John Krasinski told Business Insider that […]

Magical Realism: The Force Behind Latin American Art (Part One)

Magical Realism: The Force Behind Latin American Art (Part One)

Latin American culture was birthed from a mixture of European and Indigenous beliefs. As Conquistadors worked to eliminate the traditions of the Mayas, Incas, Yanomamis (and many more) there was an intellectual blend. During the discovery of the New World and well into the Enlightenment, the Indigenous people embraced myths to explain the universe, while […]

Happy 15th and 20th: Movie Birthdays

Happy 15th and 20th: Movie Birthdays

We celebrate our birthday, therefore why shouldn’t we celebrate a movie’s release day, too? This originally started as a an in-depth article about There’s Something About Mary turning 20 this year. In my opinion, it is the funniest movie to be released in the last 20 years, though I would accept South Park: Bigger, Longer & […]

Hollywould: James Gunn, ‘John Henry,’ and ‘The Umbrella Academy’

Hollywould: James Gunn, ‘John Henry,’ and ‘The Umbrella Academy’

The film and television business moves at a mile a minute, so keeping up with the latest news can be a little daunting. Not to worry—we have your back. In Hollywould, we’ll round up the industry developments you need to know. Here’s what you may have missed: James Gunn Disney’s loss is Warner Bros.’ gain. […]