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Review Roundup: Did Critics Find Chris Hemsworth's THOR: RAGNAROK Spectacu-Thor? Review Roundup: Did Critics Find Chris Hemsworth's THOR: RAGNAROK Spectacu-Thor?
by Emily Bruno - October 20, 2017

In Marvel Studios' THOR: RAGNAROK, Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe without his mighty hammer and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok-the destruction of his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization-at the hands of an all-powerful new... (more...)
Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of Netflix's 1922? Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of Netflix's 1922?
by BWW News Desk - October 17, 2017

From the summer hit IT to the recently released THE DARK TOWER, audiences cannot get enough of Stephen King adaptations. The next addition comes in the form of the new Netflix film 1922. The film will start streaming on Netflix this Friday October 20th. Before then, take a look at the reviews to s... (more...)
Review Roundup: Andrew Garfield Stars in True Love Story BREATHE Review Roundup: Andrew Garfield Stars in True Love Story BREATHE
by Movies News Desk - October 13, 2017

An inspiring true story of love, courage, and determination in the face of harrowing fortunes, the directorial debut of British actor Andy Serkis stars Oscar nominee Andrew Garfield as Robin Cavendish, the activist and innovator who helped make the world a more navigable place for the disabled.... (more...)
Review Roundup: Jonathan Groff Stars in Netflix Drama MINDHUNTER Review Roundup: Jonathan Groff Stars in Netflix Drama MINDHUNTER
by TV News Desk - October 12, 2017

How do we get ahead of crazy if we don't know how crazy thinks? Two FBI agents (Broadway's Jonathan Groff and Holt McCallany) set out on a sinister investigative odyssey to discover the brutal answers. MINDHUNTER launches on Netflix October 13, 2017.... (more...)
Review Roundup: Chadwick Boseman & Josh Gad Star in  MARSHALL Review Roundup: Chadwick Boseman & Josh Gad Star in MARSHALL
by Movies News Desk - October 12, 2017

Long before he sat on the United States Supreme Court or claimed victory in Brown v. Board of Education, Thurgood Marshall (Chadwick Boseman) was a young rabble-rousing attorney for the NAACP. MARSHALL hits theaters this Friday, October 13. Before you go to the theater, let's see what some of the ... (more...)
BWW Review: 'JUSTICE' Brings Revenge Back to the Old West BWW Review: 'JUSTICE' Brings Revenge Back to the Old West
by Richard Best - October 10, 2017

JUSTICE takes us back to the Old West where outlaws reigned and lawmen rode heroically into town to stop them. While JUSTICE does have noticeable flaws, the film tells a decent story of revenge against a corrupt government official and his gang of evil mercenaries. So, the usual when it comes to wes... (more...)
Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford in BLADE RUNNER 2049? Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford in BLADE RUNNER 2049?
by Movies News Desk - October 05, 2017

The past will always find you. BLADE RUNNER 2049 hits theaters tomorrow, October 6th. Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. Let's see what ... (more...)
Review Roundup: Did Critics Cast Their Votes for Lea-Michele Led THE MAYOR? Review Roundup: Did Critics Cast Their Votes for Lea-Michele Led THE MAYOR?
by BWW News Desk - October 03, 2017

Tonight, the new series THE MAYOR, from executive producer and Tony winner Daveed Diggs (HAMILTON), premieres on ABC at 9:30 pm/ET. The series stars GLEE alum Lea Michele (SPRING AWAKENING) as Valentina Barella, who was originally the campaign manager for the losing mayoral candidate, Ed Gunt (David... (more...)
BWW Review: WILL AND GRACE Is As Hilarious As Ever In New Politically-Charged Reboot BWW Review: WILL AND GRACE Is As Hilarious As Ever In New Politically-Charged Reboot
by Emily Bruno - September 25, 2017

Mac and Cheese. Peanut Butter and Jelly. Bert and Ernie. These are duos that have stood the test of time. WILL AND GRACE (and for that matter Jack and Karen) rightfully deserve their names on this list, as they prove themselves just as worthy as they were eleven years ago.... (more...)
Review Roundup: Did YOUNG SHELDON Make a Big Bang with the Critics? Review Roundup: Did YOUNG SHELDON Make a Big Bang with the Critics?
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

Eight-year-old Iain recently starred in HBO's BIG LITTLE LIES and has appeared on NBC's LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT and the Steve Harvey-hosted kids competition show LITTLE BIG SHOTS. Of course theater fans know him best for his adorable reviews of Broadway shows. Parsons most recently appear... (more...)
BWW Review: Poor Scare Tactics and Mild Thrills From 'HOUSE BY THE LAKE' BWW Review: Poor Scare Tactics and Mild Thrills From 'HOUSE BY THE LAKE'
by Richard Best - September 21, 2017

HOUSE BY THE LAKE has all the essentials that make a decent horror film; unsuspecting and naive adults, secluded location, tense musical score, creepy kid, but the one important element it's missing is, the actual horror.... (more...)
Review Roundup - Matthew Vaughn's KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE Review Roundup - Matthew Vaughn's KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2017

When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, the Kingsman's journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the United States known as the 'Statesman'.... (more...)
Review Roundup: Did BATTLE OF THE SEXES Win Over the Critics? Review Roundup: Did BATTLE OF THE SEXES Win Over the Critics?
by Movies News Desk - September 19, 2017

The electrifying 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) was billed as THE BATTLE OF THE SEXES and became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time. The match caught the zeitgeist and sparke... (more...)
Review Roundup: Did the Critics Think Stephen King's IT had 'it?' Review Roundup: Did the Critics Think Stephen King's IT had 'it?'
by Movies News Desk - September 07, 2017

Another day, another Stephen King adaptation. This time, it is for King's thriller IT, which follows a band of kids in the 80s as they face the terrifying clown of their nightmares, Pennywise.... (more...)
BWW Review: THE HITMAN'S BODYGUARD Opening August 18 BWW Review: THE HITMAN'S BODYGUARD Opening August 18
by Lee Cooley - August 10, 2017

THE HITMAN'S BODYGUARD is an action-packed formula film with all the right ingredients.... (more...)
BWW Interview: Gillian Pensavalle and Patrick Hinds, hosts of TRUE CRIME OBSESSED Podcast BWW Interview: Gillian Pensavalle and Patrick Hinds, hosts of TRUE CRIME OBSESSED Podcast
by Jennifer McHugh - June 05, 2017

When I was 12 years old, the Homecoming Queen in our small town in Pennsylvania was killed in a drunk driving accident. A few months later, her older brother shot the driver of the car that killed her point blank in the head four times. But did he really do it? Was he covering for his brother? Or hi... (more...)
BWW Recap: Patti Murin Reacts to the Historic BACHELORETTE Season Premiere BWW Recap: Patti Murin Reacts to the Historic BACHELORETTE Season Premiere
by Patti Murin - May 22, 2017

Bonjour, America! I currently just spent a gorgeous spring day in Paris sequestered my hotel room. Why, you ask? Because I had to watch the first episode of the new season of THE BACHELORETTE. If you're reading this, you probably would have done the same.... (more...)
BWW Review: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, VOL 2 is Marvel at its Comedic and Emotional Best BWW Review: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, VOL 2 is Marvel at its Comedic and Emotional Best
by Matt Tamanini - May 05, 2017

I settled into a screening of VOL. 2, it was with a twinge of nervousness that the sequel would not live up to the original's greatness and impact. While I doubt that GUARDIANS 2 will do much of anything to reinvent the now familiar narratives of silly superhero movies, in many ways, the follow-up... (more...)
BWW Recap: A Romance Finally takes Flight on GREY'S ANATOMY BWW Recap: A Romance Finally takes Flight on GREY'S ANATOMY
by Lauren Gienow - April 14, 2017

This week's GREY'S ANATOMY literally took the drama to new heights with the episode “In The Air Tonight” (which has been advertised all week as #GreysOnAPlane). The bulk of this episode, directed by Chandra Wilson, takes place on a plane that hits some pretty serious turbulence mid flight. Meredith ... (more...)
BWW Review: Charming, Irreverent SPEECH & DEBATE Speaks to the Drama Kid in All of Us BWW Review: Charming, Irreverent SPEECH & DEBATE Speaks to the Drama Kid in All of Us
by Matt Tamanini - April 07, 2017

There is a palpable need for acceptance running through every moment of the charming and irreverent film adaptation of Stephen Karam's quirky SPEECH & DEBATE. The story's three central characters are each longing for acceptance from their peers, their loved ones, or themselves in the way that is all... (more...)
BWW Recap: Jackson and April Take on Montana in this Week's GREY'S ANATOMY BWW Recap: Jackson and April Take on Montana in this Week's GREY'S ANATOMY
by Lauren Gienow - March 17, 2017

Last night's GREY'S ANATOMY, entitled “Who Is He (and What is he to You)” and directed by Kevin McKidd, was billed as 'Japril the sequel' – a Jackson and April centric episode that finds them jetting off to Montana to perform a throat transplant. Jackson does the Voice-Over that typically goes to Me... (more...)
BWW Recap: A War is Brewing on GREY'S ANATOMY BWW Recap: A War is Brewing on GREY'S ANATOMY
by Lauren Gienow - March 10, 2017

GREY'S ANATOMY is back after a week away with an episode entitled “Civil War”. It is an apt title because things are icy to say the least. There are several civil wars of sorts happening around the hospital. Many had existed for a while now, but it appears some things are finally reaching a breaking... (more...)
BWW Review: The Great White Hope Can't Save THE GREAT WALL BWW Review: The Great White Hope Can't Save THE GREAT WALL
by Natalie de la Garza - February 17, 2017

So, I'm walking through my local multiplex last year and, imagine my surprise, when I come across a poster for THE GREAT WALL, Matt Damon's giant white face taking up about 80 percent of the surface area and dwarfing China (and I'm assuming Chinese people, not that I could see them they were so smal... (more...)
BWW Recap: SUPERGIRL Defends Lena While National City Attacks the 'Luthors' BWW Recap: SUPERGIRL Defends Lena While National City Attacks the 'Luthors'
by Nicole Ackman - February 13, 2017

In this episode, we finally find out if Lena Luthor is innocent or a pawn of CADMUS once and for all. Lena learns a shocking truth about her past, Lillian Luthor goes to trial for her crimes, and Kara defends her friend to everyone else. Plus, we almost got a resolution to that tension between Kara ... (more...)
BWW Recap: Everyone's Got Secrets on this Week's GREY'S ANATOMY BWW Recap: Everyone's Got Secrets on this Week's GREY'S ANATOMY
by Lauren Gienow - February 10, 2017

Last night's episode of GREY'S ANATOMY was all about secrets—specifically the deep dark personal secrets that are just too revealing to tell anybody. The episode was aptly titled “None of Your Business”. Several characters navigated romantic, professional and familiar relationships while keeping a s... (more...)