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Jordan Ruimy

Jordan Ruimy

When Ron Howard took over directorial duties of “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” replacing original directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller, the filmmaker faced an uphill challenge. Howard had to salvage a production that Lucasfilm was displeased wi…

As Donald Glover‘s Emmy-winning series “Atlanta” ends its electrifying (and very dark) second “Robbin’ Season” on FX,  one can’t help but wonder what the future holds for the wily bunch of characters created by…

Another day, another “Batman” rumor which always seems to contradict the last report. And it’s the same kind of back and forth pendulum-swinging story. Gossip and hearsay have swirled for months on whether or not Ben Affleck will be s…

You may have wondered what happened to Sam Raimi? After all, the director’s filmography speaks for itself: “Evil Dead,” “Evil Dead 2,” “Army of Darkness,” “Darkman,” “Spider-Man,” &#8220…

Pixar‘s “Incredibles 2” comes on the heels of some rather disappointing sequels from the toon company. With the exceptions of “Toy Story 2” and “Toy Story 3,” Pixar has had a lackluster set of continuations delivered to us the last fe…

To recap: Ben Affleck wanted to write and direct a more traditional version of “The Batman,” but, not too soon after those intentions were declared, Affleck decided not to helm the movie himself and eventually, the script was scrapped. Then…

Bashing skulls, killing hobbits or living under bridges, trolls aren’t generally afforded much empathy in cinema let along an form of storytelling, but these mythical, cave-dwelling creatures receive a profoundly humane touch in the eccentric, oddly-to…

Esteemed Quebecois filmmaker Denis Villeneuve has quickly shot up the ranks of Hollywood’s top-shelf directors. While “Blade Runner 2049” wasn’t a box office hit, unable to earn even $100 million domestically, it was well respected, earning five Oscar …

Our morbid fascination with rise and fall narratives is entrenched in the culture and all-too-common tragic stories about stardom and pop figures practically beg for cross-examined relitigation. The sad tale of pop R&B icon Whitney Houston is no di…

Following two Cannes efforts both met politely, but a little meso meso by critics, the comedy “Reality” and the dark fantasy of “Tale Of Tales,” Italian filmmaker Matteo Garrone returns to the crime genre that launched his caree…