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May 10, 2018

Every Star Wars movie is undoubtedly an event, but Solo: A Star Wars Story can’t help but feel different from everything that has come before. Sure, it’s another prequel (and we all remember those), but it takes a beloved character from the original trilogy, recasts him with a fresh-faced young actor, …

How did Anthony & Joe Russo respond to Deadpool‘s parody of the Infinity War spoiler letter? What’s up with that cocoon in The Collector‘s collection in Guardians of the Galaxy? What DC Comics villain does Morena Baccarin want to play? Want to see a new clip from Batman Ninja? What’s …

On the May 10, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall and /Film weekend editor Bradford Oman to talk about the latest film and TV news, including an Avengers 4 spoiler, Rick and Morty, The Predator, Peter Jackson, Solo: …

CANNES – The news at the end of “Black Panther” director Ryan Coogler‘s 90 minute Q&A at the 71st Festival de Cannes was good for Marvel Studios on two fronts.  First, moderator Elvis Mitchell never asked about Black Panther…

Soon, nearly every single streaming video subscription will be available at the tap of the finger. Or at the click of the Apple TV remote. Apple plans to start selling subscriptions to popular services like Netflix, Prime Video, HBO Now, Showtime, and others through its Apple TV app, following in the footsteps …

Eat your heart out, Avengers: Infinity War – Martin Scorsese says that his highly-anticipated Netflix movie The Irishman has almost 300 scenes. According to Scorsese, this plethora of scenes made the film one of the biggest productions of his career. Martin Scorsese isn’t playing around when it comes to The Irishman. The budget for …

Well, this is wonderful. Polaris is an animated short film made by Japanese filmmaker Hikari Toriumi, finishing his 4th year of study at CalArts. This is his 4th year short film in the character animation program, and it’s an adorable, heartwarming film about a young polar bear leaving home for the first time, having trouble letting go of her mother. The animation style is unique and simple, but still meaningful and elegant. And the story perfectly captures that feeling of leaving home for college, or wherever, and how much you miss your parents. This film really moved me and made me sad at first, then happy by the end. Watch below. Thanks to my friend Cat for the tip on this. Description from Vimeo: “My 4th year film at Calarts! A young polar bear leaves home for the first time, but finds it difficult to bid her mother farewell.” Polaris is a film written, directed and animated by Hikari Toriumi, a …