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Streetwise and down-on-his-luck, but not totally down; “THE BOOK OF CLARENCE” | FILM REVIEW

COMEDY/DRAMA
Starring Lakeith Stanfield, Omar Sy, RJ Cyler and James McAvoy
Directed by Jeymes Samuel

2021's Western "The Harder They Fall" was writer/musician/filmmaker Jeymes Samuel's feature-length directing debut and an intoxicating film full of energy and ideas. For the most part, the same can be said of his latest, "The Book of Clarence." While the film is clever and holds one's interest, it suffers from a cinematic Multiple Personality Disorder, as its later half finds jarringly abrupt ... more >

Chris Tucker in “Intouchables” ?

"Rush Hour 3" star said to be in talks with film's producers

Here’s one that was easy to predict. After the huge success of “Intouchables” in France and following its semi-successful international rollout, the film is going to be remade here, too. Released just last year, the film has taken beaucoup B.O. bucks (400M at last count). Yup, that’s got Hollywood salivating. Here are the names which have been confirmed for the American remake: Colin Firth for ... more >