Busch Light and Kenny G head for Super Bowl Mountains

Busch Light and Grammy Award-Winning Saxophone legend, Kenny G, are coming together in what is sure to be the smoothest advertisement in Super Bowl History. The spot comes on the heels of a tremendous hot streak for Busch Light, as popularity soars not only in the Midwest, where Busch Light is the gold standard for … Continue reading “Busch Light and Kenny G head for Super Bowl Mountains”

Get ready to fall in love with Robo Dog in new Kia Super Bowl spot

Well, the ladies are going to go wild for the fit driver, who resembles Thor’s Chris Hemsworth, of the all-new, all-electric Kia EV6. And if he doesn’t get them cheering, then his new sidekick, Robodog, with his big automated Pixar-like eyes, will. Debuting ahead of the big game, Kia returns to the Super Bowl with … Continue reading “Get ready to fall in love with Robo Dog in new Kia Super Bowl spot”

Guy Fieri is mayor of “Land of Loud Flavors” in Bud Light Seltzer Super Bowl spot

Bud Light Seltzer is making some serious noise with the debut of its newest Super Bowl commercial by welcoming fans to the “Land of Loud Flavors,” a magical universe that brings the bold and unexpected taste of Bud Light Seltzer and its most recent and loudest innovation, Bud Light Seltzer Hard Soda, to life – all … Continue reading “Guy Fieri is mayor of “Land of Loud Flavors” in Bud Light Seltzer Super Bowl spot”

A look at Disney, Marvel and 20th Century Oscar hopefuls

We’re a few weeks out from the Oscar nominations, but we are getting other nominations from the, DGA, PGA, AGD and WGA which are giving us clues as to what may be nominated for the Super Bowl of awards shows. This week, we look at Disney, who is the empire encompassing Marvel, LucasFilm, 20th Century … Continue reading “A look at Disney, Marvel and 20th Century Oscar hopefuls”

Wondros Collective adds Jeffrey DeChausse to roster

Wondros Collective continues to enhance its diverse roster with the addition of Director Jeffrey DeChausse. DeChausse is an award-winning creative who has directed and produced over 200 commercials, documentaries and short films for some of the biggest brands in their respective categories. His successful track record takes shape from notable collaborations with Apple, Lexus, Toyota, Budweiser … Continue reading “Wondros Collective adds Jeffrey DeChausse to roster”

Women directors comprise only 17% of top 250 grossing films

Hollywood made femme-centric history in 2020 with more female filmmakers than ever before directing top-grossing films. For the first time, three women were nominated at the Golden Globes for Best Director – Motion Picture. After achieving these milestones, it seemed women were at the precipice of a new era. Unfortunately, the film industry regressed into … Continue reading “Women directors comprise only 17% of top 250 grossing films”

Get Out tops WGA 101 Greatest Screenplays of 21st Century

The  Writers Guilds of America West and East announced the WGA list of 101 Greatest Screenplays of the 21st Century (*so far), as voted by the Guilds’ members, honoring outstanding screenwriting over the last two decades. From horror films and sci-fi – Get Out (#1, Written by Jordan Peele), Arrival (#27, Screenplay by Eric Heisserer) – to superhero blockbusters – Black … Continue reading “Get Out tops WGA 101 Greatest Screenplays of 21st Century”

A chat with Faryl Amadeus, writer, director and star of Mary Meet Grace

In Faryl Amadeus’ dramatic new short film, which moves quickly and fluidly from drama to thriller, Mary Meet Grace tells the story of a troubled young woman who gets a phone call from a stranger saying that the birth mother she never knew has died. She impulsively accompanies him into the desert to spread her … Continue reading “A chat with Faryl Amadeus, writer, director and star of Mary Meet Grace”

Marvel’s Eternals releases final trailer

Not too bad. Not too bad at all. A new trailer and poster for Marvel Studios’ Eternals were released, offering an upfront look at the MCU’s newest team-up, featuring a group of celestial heroes, from beyond the stars, who have had a love affair with the Earth since the dawn of man. When monstrous creatures called the … Continue reading “Marvel’s Eternals releases final trailer”

ArtClass: Director Lacy Uhlemeyer joins roster

Lacey Uhlemeyer has joined bicoastal production company ArtClass as a director for US commercial and branded content representation. Uhlemeyer is known for directing humanity-focused stories for brands — from Nike’s International Women’s Day spot to Amazon’s Brand Truth campaign. A former journalist who has filmed in more than 18 countries, she is passionate about creating content that … Continue reading “ArtClass: Director Lacy Uhlemeyer joins roster”

Eternals: Get your first look in this teaser trailer

After her Best Director and Best Picture wins at the Oscars, anticipation is enormous to see director Chloé Zhao’s follow-up to Nomadland. And that follow-up is Marvel’s The Eternals. Today, the studio released the first teaser trailer for the November entry into the MCU. The Eternals trailer offers a glimpse at the exciting new team … Continue reading “Eternals: Get your first look in this teaser trailer”

Emerald Fennell’s “poisonous popcorn film”

Emeralds Fennell’s Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for her self-described “poisonous popcorn film” Promising Young Woman marks the 13th woman to win in this logophile category over the course of 93 years.  While wins for women behind the camera at the Academy Awards have been scarce throughout its 93-year-long reign,  a new era of women … Continue reading “Emerald Fennell’s “poisonous popcorn film””

Women who run with Oscars

To say that women have been kept out of the spotlight when it comes to being behind the lens in film would be the understatement of the century. There is no dramatic flare in this statement; the Academy Awards in 2021 marking its 93rd ceremony, only two women have won Best Director, nine women have … Continue reading “Women who run with Oscars”

Chadwick Boseman should have won an Oscar

Chadwick Boseman should have won the Oscar for Best Actor last night during the 93rd Academy Awards. But he didn’t. The award went to Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins, one of the greatest actors in our lifetime. No disrespect to Sir Hopkins, but Boseman should have won. The 93rd Oscars were basically a successful statement about … Continue reading “Chadwick Boseman should have won an Oscar”

Oscar winners address racism and police brutality

During the 93rd annual Academy Awards, Oscar presenters and winners discussed racism, pleading with audiences to unite against hate crimes and police brutality. In her opening monologue actress/director Regina King acknowledged her feelings surrounding the Derek Chauvin murder trial.  “I have to be honest: If things had gone differently this past week in Minneapolis, I … Continue reading “Oscar winners address racism and police brutality”

Nomadland wins 4 BAFTAS, including Picture, Director

The 2021 EE British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs)presented over two ceremonies in one weekend, celebrated the very best in film of the past year. Sunday’s ceremony, hosted by Edith Bowman and Dermot O’Leary, was held at London’s Royal Albert Hall with nominees attending virtually. The show included three featured musical performances: by Liam Payne, Celeste, … Continue reading “Nomadland wins 4 BAFTAS, including Picture, Director”

Angelina Jolie cast in Marvel’s ‘The Eternals’

Well, Angelina becoming a superhero had to happen sooner or later. According to ComicBookMovie.com, the Academy Award-winner has signed on to star in Marvel Studios’ The Eternals. As with every Marvel project, details are being withheld. Chloe Zhao (The Rider; Songs My Brothers Taught Me) is directing the superhero feature, which is based on the … Continue reading “Angelina Jolie cast in Marvel’s ‘The Eternals’”

Megan Fox loves blood in Diablo IV teaser

As fans of Blizzard Entertainment’s Diablo know, the tension between the High Heavens and the Burning Hells lies at the heart of the beloved video game series. Since Diablo III’s release in 2012, fans have waited over nine years for the next installment to come, and its arrival is finally here with the long-awaited launch of Diablo … Continue reading “Megan Fox loves blood in Diablo IV teaser”

Can’t share passwords? Red Baron says share pizza

In response to Netflix’s recent crackdown on sharing passwords, Red Baron is giving fans the opportunity to share something instead of passwords.   Red Baron lives by the motto and brand platform, “SHARE SOMETHING AWESOME.” So, when America could no longer share passwords, Red Baron decided to step in with something even more awesome (and delicious) … Continue reading “Can’t share passwords? Red Baron says share pizza”

Kids dream big in Nike Lunar New Year work

We’ve all been buoyed by a kid’s naive ambition to realize their big dreams. Why can’t all of us just dream like a kid again, despite being stuck with all of life’s everyday challenges? To show how far a kid’s big dream can go, Nike has released a film that lets a wild bunch of kids … Continue reading “Kids dream big in Nike Lunar New Year work”