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June 4, 2018

A white teenager grows up in a working-class Detroit neighborhood that is infested with drugs. He himself is never involved with illegal drugs, however … until the FBI comes calling. That’s the fascinating true story that inspired White Boy Rick, starring Matthew McConaughey (above in The Dark Tower) as the young man’s father and leader of a boisterous family. Watch the rough and tumble trailer below. Then read onward to learn all we know about the movie and its real-life inspiration. What is the real-life story? In the 1980s, Richard Wershe Jr. was living in a drug-infested neighborhood in Detroit when he was recruited by the FBI as a confidential informant, according to The Daily Beast. He was 14 years old and became the youngest informant in agency…Read More

Welcome, one and all, to the latest installment of The Film Stage Show! Today, Michael Snydel and I are joined by Carol Grant for our discussion of the new horror thriller Revenge, which is now in limited release and available on Digital HD. Subscribe on iTunes or see below to stream/download. Enter our giveaways, …

How did Benedict Cumberbatch become a real life superhero? How many episodes will the fifth and final season of Gotham have? Would you like to see Teen Titans Go! come back as a series? Which characters could possibly appear in Venom? When is Justice League premiering on HBO? Why couldn’t …

On the June 4, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about what they’ve been watching and what they’ve been up to since last week. You …

Luke Cage season 2 drops on Netflix later this month, and if you’re not hyped yet, this clip might do the trick. In this Luke Cage season 2 clip, Misty Knight  and Colleen Wing have a friendly conversation with some gentleman at a bar. And by “conversation”, I mean they kick the …

Amy Seimetz is the latest exciting actor to join the Pet Sematary remake cast. Seimetz will play Rachel Creed, wife of Dr. Louis Creed, played by Jason Clarke. Kevin Kolsch and Dennis Widmyer helm the Stephen King adaptation. We’ve entered some sort of golden age of Stephen King movie casting. While the early days of King …

What the heck happened with the Solo box office? Everyone expected the latest Star Wars Story to be another big hit, but the movie has fared rather poorly with audiences. While some point toward Star Wars franchise fatigue, a Wall Street analyst thinks he has the real answer: poor marketing.   Solo: A Star …

In the too-soon hall of fame of horribly conceived ideas, director Brian De Palma‘s next film could take a special Palme d’Or-like prize. The filmmaker — who made his name on voyeuristic suspense, crime and psychosexual thrillers like &#822…

As you probably remember, Netflix and the Cannes Film Festival aren’t getting along very well nowadays. This year, Netflix had hoped to premiere a selection of films at the prestigious event, but the folks behind the festival decided to enforce rules t…