The Last Full Measure

There are two quagmires captured in The Last Full Measure: covering both the Vietnam War and the desperate battle to make a movie about politics that will please everybody. Writer and director Todd Robinson works really hard (and rewrites some history) in trying to make an official Quality Film out of the struggle to award real-life war… Continue reading The Last Full Measure

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Suit Up

Production is getting underway in Atlanta this week on The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, the first of several highly anticipated limited series Marvel Studios is developing for the soon-to-launch Disney+ streaming service featuring various supporting characters from the MCU. With Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan in the well-established title roles, other familiar faces include… Continue reading The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Suit Up

Avengers: Endgame

Marvel Studios' AVENGERS: ENDGAME..L to R: Hawkeye/Clint Barton (Jeremy Renner), War Machine/James Rhodey (Don Cheadle), Iron Man/Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.), Captain America/Steve Rogers (Chris Evans), Nebula (Karen Gillan), Rocket (voiced by Bradley Cooper), Ant-Man/Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) and Black Widow/Natasha Romanoff (Scarlett Johansson)..Photo: Film Frame..©Marvel Studios 2019

Okay, so first off, [spoiler!], but then [spoiler!] happens, totally throwing a curve ball into all the [spoiler!], but it’s fine, take a breath, since [spoiler!] all of a sudden [spoiler!] and [spoiler] and [spoiler!][spoiler!](holy shit!)[spoiler!], but not for long, since [spoiler!] comes back, and [spoiler!] disappears and [spoiler!] beats the tar outta [spoiler!] just… Continue reading Avengers: Endgame

Avengers: Infinity War

First off, Captain America’s cell number has a 678 area code. So I guess that’s pretty cool. That’s about the only new thing of interest we learn about any of our beloved superheroes in the long-awaited Avengers: Infinity War. Otherwise, it’s two hours and 40 minutes of galaxy-spanning mayhem and physics-defying battle sequences, regularly peppered… Continue reading Avengers: Infinity War

April GA-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

The Leisure Seeker, with Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland, has opened in Atlanta exclusively at the Tara. It filmed around the metro area in 2016… Formerly called The Pact while shooting in Atlanta, the Universal Pictures comedy Blockers opens in theaters April 6th… Dwayne Johnson’s video game adaptation Rampage, filmed in Atlanta and Chicago, hits… Continue reading April GA-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

I, Tonya

Young Tonya Harding (Margot Robbie) and Jeff Gillooly (Sebastian Stan) in I, TONYA, courtesy of NEON

Seductive in the worst possible way, the January 1994 assault on Olympic hopeful Nancy Kerrigan would lump figure skating in with mud-slinging tractor pulls as a lowbrow sensation, as well as forever cripple American newsgathering techniques with tabloid tendencies. Following her from childhood to her lifetime ban from competitive skating, the movie I, Tonya seeks… Continue reading I, Tonya

December GA-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

Filmed in Savannah and starring Brooke Shields, Sterling Jerins, Iwan Rheon and Carrie Preston, Daisy Winters is supposed to open in a select few theaters on Dec. 1st… I, Tonya with Margot Robbie (pictured) and Sebastian Stan opens on Dec. 8th… Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, which partially filmed in Atlanta, opens on Dec. 20th, but… Continue reading December GA-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

Logan Lucky

Doncha just love a film that promotes itself as something that it isn’t? In this case that’s a blessing since its a hillbilly heist movie from Steven Soderbergh (The Limey) where its trailer projects a condescendingly narrow view of West Virginia crooks but it’s really an absorbing but harmless serio-comedic portrait of hardluck folks, much in… Continue reading Logan Lucky

August GA-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

Discovery’s anthology series Manhunt: Unabomber, which filmed in the Atlanta area as Manifesto, premieres with a special two-hour episode on Aug 1st at 9 p.m. on Discovery. Sam Worthington, Paul Bettany and Jane Lynch star… The fourth and final season of AMC’s Halt and Catch Fire premieres Aug. 19th at p.m., special two-hour episode… When… Continue reading August GA-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

Last Full Measure Sizing Up Atlanta Locations

In the rumor bin for a while, screenwriter and director Todd Robinson (Phantom, Lonely Hearts) has been in the Atlanta area actively scouting locations for the Vietnam War hero movie The Last Full Measure, and so it looks as though production is going to ramp up in the last third of March, once one of… Continue reading Last Full Measure Sizing Up Atlanta Locations

Tonya Harding Biopic Hits Atlanta

I, Tonya, a feature film biopic about the Tonya Harding/Nancy Kerrigan ice skating drama before and during the 1994 Winter Olympics, will begin production in Atlanta in January. Margot Robbie (Suicide Squad’s Harley Quinn) will star as Harding, with Sebastian Stan (Bucky Barnes from the Captain America movies) as her husband Jeff Gillooly, who hired… Continue reading Tonya Harding Biopic Hits Atlanta