Amazon started production on five original TV series that will be available on streaming services like Netflix, and Hulu+ starting in 2014. The show, Alpha House, Betas, Annebots, Creative Galaxy and Tumbleaf, were selected after Amazon showed 14 pilots to potential viewers and asked for feedback and to vote...
Mike Matthews Movie Review: The Hangover Part III puts the finishing touches on an unforgettable movie trilogy. It's nice to see a comedy gain a "trilogy" status, you don't see it too often, and if you do it's most regrettable.  To make a trilogy without objections to its fan base is...
Mike Matthews Movie Review: Director Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby puts a trailblazing spin on a classic novel. Though this movie may not be appreciated by everyone, it will probably influence how Hollywood will attempt to recreate our Grandparent's favorite stories. What's it about?: A mysterious millionaire (a million dollars was a lot...
Movie Review: Mud is a story that would make Mark Twain proud. Mud has a classic feel, showcasing how life and love blend, in the same way, the river meets the ocean. What's it about?: Two young teen's lazy days on the river are interrupted when they encounter the title character, Mud....
Fox has removed a recent episode of "Family Guy' that depicts people being killed at the Boston Marathon from its website and on Hulu.com In the episode, the main character, Peter Griffin, is asked by sports announcer Bob Costas about his performance at the marathon. A flashback shows Peter mowing...
China has unexpectedly banned the movie 'Django' on Thursday, opening day after the movie was heavily promoted inside China. Though no official reason has been given yet, most expect that the filmmaker failed to alter enough of the bloody violent scenes to make it more acceptable to the Chinese market...
Movie Review: You will be artistically transformed when inside the comfortable confines of the great French painter's safe haven, as this film focuses on a time in the twilight years of Renoir's life. War lays heavy on the mind of the famous French impressionist as his son Jean returns home...
Marvel Comics has announced that it will begin giving away 700 top issues of popular comic books starting at 11:59 pm Eastern Time Tuesday. The comic book maker previously tried this last month to receive the free digital issues but comic book fans logged on in such large numbers that...
Mike Matthews The Florida Film Festival is off to the races and absolutely pleasing to my "Open Eyes". This is my first Florida Film Festival and I am definitely in movie heaven. As of Tuesday morning, here are some "Movie Minute Moments" from the films I viewed and rated at...
Mike Matthews Filmmaker Marc Menchaca, along with creative collaborator and Co-Director Josh Barrett, exposes a personal passion project for all to see in the film This Is Where We Live.  After seeing the movie, your going to think about family, maybe your family or one of the extended families that reached out...