December 2015

9 Directors Better Suited for STAR WARS: EPISODE IX


I’ve made no secret of my disapproval for Lucasfilms choice to helm the third movie in this new trilogy of STAR WARS movies. I was underwhelmed by Colin Trevorrow’s SAFETY NOT GUARANTEED and downright hated his JURASSIC WORLD. He is, in my opinion, the least inspired choice to direct STAR WARS: EPISODE IX.

Here is who I would have chosen… Continue reading “9 Directors Better Suited for STAR WARS: EPISODE IX”


The First Look at DOCTOR STRANGE is Enchanting


Entertainment Weekly’s “First Look” issue cover has provided us with our first glimpse of Benedict Cumberbatch as DOCTOR STRANGE!

And he looks good! Continue reading “The First Look at DOCTOR STRANGE is Enchanting”

2016: The Most Anticipated Movies


The new year is almost upon us and that means there is an entire new year of movies for us to get excited about! Continue reading “2016: The Most Anticipated Movies”

THE FORCE AWAKENS: A Spoilery Review


“I didn’t think there was this much green in the whole galaxy!”

STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS has finally been released to the public and we at Filmthusiast are ready to sink our teeth into the film. We will talk a little about the film generally and then dig into the spoilers, theories, and overall experience of going to:

A Long Time Ago In a Galaxy Far, Far Away…  Continue reading “THE FORCE AWAKENS: A Spoilery Review”

Box Office: Suck it JURASSIC WORLD!


It should come to no surprise that STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS demolished the box office and broke many records over the weekend. But how well did it actually do?

Continue reading “Box Office: Suck it JURASSIC WORLD!”

Box Office: Reaching for the STARS


It is no question that STAR WARS will dominate the box office this weekend, but the real question is, how big will it be?

Continue reading “Box Office: Reaching for the STARS”

These Posters Are Bustin All Over The Place


The first posters for the new GHOSTBUSTERS film came out today, and they’re pretty baddass.

Continue reading “These Posters Are Bustin All Over The Place”



The first teaser for FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM has been released today, and it looks magical.

Continue reading “A First Look at FANTASTIC BEASTS”

Box Office: MOCKINGJAY Sinks HEART’s Ship


It was a slow weekend at the box office, as IN THE HEART OF THE SEA failed to bring anyone on board as MOCKINGJAY – PART 2 was able to claim the top spot for a 4th weekend in a row.

Continue reading “Box Office: MOCKINGJAY Sinks HEART’s Ship”

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