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Midnight Special Review – A Ponderous Sci-Fi Alternative

Jonathan Rich writes for Bleeding Cool...The joke I made with other critics when leaving a screening of Midnight Special goes like this: “General Zod, Spider-man’s girlfriend and Marvel’s prepubescent ‘Dark Reign Cyclops’ walk into a bar,” but one of my colleagues wryly added, “then Kylo Ren walks in to figure out what they are all[...]

Midnight Special Review: A Heartfelt Road Adventure In The Starman Vein

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Let's start this off by saying that no small part of the fun of viewing Midnight Special will come from going into the theater knowing as little as possible about it Leave it to say that it's an entertaining road adventure with a young boy named Alton Meyer (played by Jaeden Liberher) who clearly[...]

Michael Shannon Protects His Extraordinary Son In Midnight Special Trailer

In the trailer for Warner Bros.'s upcoming Midnight Special, Michael Shannon plays a father protecting his son from forces who mistrust his extraordinary abilities What are they? The preview doesn't say, but the film reunites Shannon with Take Shelter director Jeff Nichols, who looks to be confronting the fantastic in a startling way.[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8UU_CC81aGM[/youtube]Midnight Special opens on[...]

Michael Shannon Tries To Protect His Son In Startling UK Trailer For Midnight Special

Entertainment One has released a trailer for Midnight Special The film stars Michael Shannon as a father looking to protect his son who is .. telekinetic? A weapon? A god? With shades of Akira, the film comes from Take Shelter director Jeff Nichols.[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HEx240-8sRA[/youtube]The film comes the theaters in the US on March 18th and in[...]

Adam Driver Joins Jeff Nichols' Sci Fi Thriller Midnight Special

The Wrap reports Driver has joined Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton and Kirsten Dunst in Jeff Nichols' next, a sci fi thriller called Midnight Special The chase actioner follows a father and his 8 year old son on the run after they discover the kid has developed super powers.While The Wrap say his role is under[...]