This week on The Collision, we talk about escapism, the desire for more substantive and intellectually challenging blockbusters, Hollywood’s condescending attitude towards audiences, and much more. We also give our thoughts on Neill Blomkamp‘s sci-fi action film, Elysium. As always, we finish up with our recommendations.
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Adam’s Recommendation: Source Code
Dave’s Recommendation: Gattaca
Matt’s Recommendation: The Act of Killing
Get your first look at David Dastmalchian's character.
'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' is due in theaters on November 18, 2016.
The co-stars also talk about what they "borrowed" from set, their favorite high school films, childhood crushes, can’t miss TV shows, and more
‘X-Men: First Class’ writers to pen the script based on the John Carpenter cult classic.
And ride eternal with fan-made MAD MAX: FURY ROAD LEGO vehicles.
The 'Lost in Translation' filmmaker won't be part of Universal's world.
The new cast member comes to Tom Cruise’s rescue.
Catch 'We Are Still Here' in select theaters and on VOD on June 5th.
This new, official poster for 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2' is an affront to everything the Capitol stands for. If you support President Snow and decry these rebels, then look away!
"It goes down an original road that none of the other movies dared to travel."