While the 2018 midterm elections proved to be a huge win for Democrats overall and for 52nd Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi in particular, 2019 hasn't gotten off to a smooth start. Recently-reopened parts of the goverment are threatened with yet another shutdown in only a matter of days – just weeks after the […]
Following up on earlier reports that eOne was actively pursuing a new home for recently cancelled Designated Survivor comes word that the production company is in direct talks with Netflix about picking up the Kiefer Sutherland-starring political thriller. Deadline Hollywood is reporting that discussions are still very much premliminary, and complicated by the fact that Hulu […]
ABC is learning firsthand that Kiefer Sutherland's President Tom Kirkman isn't someone who shuffles off this mortal coil quietly, with word that Entertainment One (eOne) is looking for a new home for the recently-cancelled political thriller Designated Survivor. Deadline Hollywood is reporting exclusively that sources within eOne have told stated that "it's not over" and that […]
I saw this article on Vox.com and decided this was something to share. No, DC hasn't announced that Barrack Obama is going to be John Stewart in the Batman v Superman movie. What Ezra Klein of Vox (latin for 'voice') is talking about is the Green Lantern Theory Of The Presidency. Put forth by Dartmouth's political […]
Top Shelf's recent release of Rep. John Lewis memoir March: Book One was already historical as the first graphic novel written by a member of congress, but its bestseller status (on both the New York Times and Washington Post bestseller list) prompted the re-release of the 1950's comic book Martin Luther King And The Montgomery […]
Some thoughts on the latest features from Jason Reitman and Ari Folman.
Appearing at the London Film Festival for a Q&A following The Congress Robin Wright shared a few thoughts about modern Hollywood.