For “Smile” Star Sosie Bacon, Horror Genre Runs in the Family

Cinematic terror is something of a family business for Sosie Bacon, the lead in Paramount Pictures’ terrifying horror thriller Smile. Her father, Kevin Bacon, has appeared in several iconic genre films, including Stir of Echoes, Flatliners, and the all-time classic Friday the 13th. “My dad is  a big scary movie fan, so I gained an appreciation for them early …

Director Says “Smile” a Horror Film That Feels Like a Panic Attack

Some horror movies aim to subtly spook audiences. Others try to make viewers squirm in their seats. But filmmaker Parker Finn had a far more ambitious goal in mind when he set out to write and direct his debut feature, Smile. “I wanted to make a movie that felt like a sustained panic attack from start …

The Handmaid’s Tale returns for its fifth season, premieres September 15 on HBO Go

PHILIPPINES, SEPTEMBER 14, 2022 – In Season 5 of The Handmaid’s Tale, June faces consequences for killing Commander Waterford while struggling to redefine her identity and purpose. The widowed Serena attempts to raise her profile in Toronto as Gilead’s influence creeps into Canada. Commander Lawrence works with Nick and Aunt Lydia as he tries to …

Daisy Edgar-Jones: A Star is Born in “Where the Crawdads Sing”

Rising British star Daisy Edgar-Jones plays Kya, the ill-fated “marsh girl” in Columbia Pictures’ $100-million-grossing box-office hit Where the Crawdads Sing. Watch the film’s latest trailer At the center of Where the Crawdads Sing is Kya Clark – “the marsh girl” – about whom little is known and much is assumed. When Chase Andrews, once the town’s star …

‘Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin’ renewed for a second season

PHILIPPINES, SEPTEMBER 9, 2022 – The Max Original series, Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin has been renewed for a second season. Co-created by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Lindsay Calhoon Bring, the ten-episode first season, which debuted in July of this year, is currently available to stream on HBO GO. From Warner Bros. Television and Alloy Entertainment, …

Go Inside the Making of “Smile” With New Featurette for the Horror Film

Evil has a brand new face in Paramount Pictures’ upcoming horror-thriller Smile.  Go behind-the-scenes with writer-director Parker Finn, star Sosie Bacon and the cast of Smile as they discuss the creation of the psychological terror in the newly released featurette “It’s Smiling at Me” which may viewed below: About Smile  After witnessing a bizarre, traumatic incident involving a patient, …

‘The Influencer’ tells a cautionary tale of fame in the social media generation

Fame can be a rabbit hole once you let it devour your sensibilities. It can change you for the better or for the worse, it can give you more confidence but it can also give you more reason or more people to bring you down. But in the social media generation when fame can be …

Reese Witherspoon Produces Inspiring Tale “Where the Crawdads Sing”

Besides being an Academy Award®-winning actress, Reese Witherspoon is now also a powerhouse producer heading Hello Sunshine, her billion-dollar production company, whose first feature film is Where the Crawdads Sing, based on Delia Owen’s best-selling mystery novel. Watch the video in which star Daisy Edgar Jones and producer Reese Witherspoon  talk about the film “I read …

Murder Mystery “Where the Crawdads Sing” Holds Sneak Previews Sept 5 & 6

MANILA, August 31, 2022 – Critics describe it as “an engrossing mystery that keeps you guessing until the end.”  Now, local audiences get the chance to unravel the mystery earlier than expected as Where the Crawdads Sing sets sneak previews on September 5 & 6 in selected theaters everywhere. That’s a full week before the film opens wide …

Taylor Swift Composes Song “Carolina” for “Where the Crawdads Sing”

Columbia Pictures’ gripping mystery-drama Where the Crawdads Sing boasts of the new original song by Taylor Swift titled Carolina which she composed after reading Delia Owens’ bestselling novel from which the film was based. Watch the song’s lyric video “About a year and half ago I wrote a song about an incredible story, the story of a girl who …