Nerdophiles had the pleasure of chatting with the star of the Universal Pictures film, Beast, Idris Elba! Beast follows recently widowed Dr. Nate Samuels (Elba) and his two daughters Meredith (Iyana Halley) and Norah (Leah Jeffries) as they venture to South Africa for vacation. Unbeknownst to them, a beast arises, turning […]
Hobbs & Shaw or ‘Fast & Furioush’
Release Date: August 2, 2019Cast: The Rock, Jason Statham, Vanessa Kirby, Idris ElbaDirector: David LeitchStudio: Seven Bucks Productions, Chris Morgan Productions, Huaxia Film DistributionDistributor: Universal PicturesSpoilers: MediumIMDB| Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia This movie really makes you appreciate what the Fast and Furious movies do with comparatively so little. Despite the absurdity of their antics, the mainline FF movies are […]
Was Castle Rock… good?
Perhaps you watched through the show. Perhaps you read through our recaps. But after all was said and done, did you stop to ask yourself, “was this show good?” In short – not really. In long – I don’t know, I still kind of like it but am confused by […]
The Stars of ‘The Mountain Between Us’ Make This Movie Shine
Release Date: October 6th, 2017 Cast: Idris Elba, Kate Winslet Director: Hany Abu-Assad Studio: Chernin Entertainment, Fox 2000 Distributor: 20th Century Fox Spoilers: Low IMDB | Wikipedia | Rotten Tomatoes The Mountain Between Us is a romance that details the physical and emotional hardships of survival. It stars Idris Elba and Kate Winslet as two travelers […]
The Dark Tower: Faithful or Forgettable?
Release Date: August 3rd, 2017 Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Idris Elba, Tom Taylor Director: Nikolaj Arcel Studio: Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE), Media Rights Capital (MRC), Imagine Entertainment, Weed Road Pictures Distributor: Columbia Pictures Review Spoilers: Medium IMDB | Wikipedia | Rotten Tomatoes “The man in black fled across the desert, and the gunslinger followed.” So begins the 1982 […]
The Jungle Book Live Action Film Comes Home Today on Blu-Ray, DVD, and Digital HD
The Jungle Book (2016) [Blu-Ray] Release Date: August 30, 2016 [Digital HD August 23] Cast: Neel Sethi, Ben Kingsley, Bill Murray, Idris Elba, Lupita Nyong’o Director: Jon Favreau Studio: Walt Disney Pictures Genre(s): Adventure, Family Extra Feature Rating: ★★★★★ Rating: ★★★★★ Review Spoilers: Low Amazon | IMDB | Wikipedia | RT The magic of Disney’s classic animated […]
Zootopia Is The Best Home Release of 2016 We’ve Reviewed So Far!
Zootopia [Blu-ray] Release Date: June 7, 2016 Cast: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Idris Elba, J.K. Simmons, Tommy Chong, Octavia Spencer, Jenny Slate Director: Byron Howard, Rich Moore, Jared Bush Studio: Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Animation Studios Distributor: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Genre(s): Comedy, Animated Extra Feature Rating: ★★★★★ Rating: ★★★★★ Review Spoilers: Low Amazon | IMDB | […]
“Zootopia” Shines With Disney Charm and Humor
Zootopia (2016) Release Date: March 4, 2016 Cast: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Idris Elba, J.K. Simmons, Tommy Chong, Octavia Spencer, Jenny Slate Director: Byron Howard, Rich Moore, Jared Bush Studio: Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Animation Studios Distributor: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Genre(s): Comedy, Animated Rating: ????? Review Spoilers: Low IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia It […]
Disney Rings In The New Year With A New Zootopia Trailer!
I have really, really big hopes for Disney’s upcoming Zootopia. I love the idea of a world full of sentient, anthropomorphic animals. I will admit, though, that I’ve been a little bit skeptical. Up until now, we haven’t really known much about the film. We know from press releases and synopses […]
The Bare Necessities of “The Jungle Book”
Film Synopsis: Directed by Jon Favreau (“Iron Man”), based on Rudyard Kipling’s timeless stories and inspired by Disney’s classic animated film, “The Jungle Book” is an all-new live-action epic adventure about Mowgli (newcomer Neel Sethi), a man-cub who’s been raised by a family of wolves. But Mowgli finds he is […]