BGN Interview: Ava DuVernay Talks Empathy and Humanity In ‘A Wrinkle in Time’

Disney’s A Wrinkle in Time opens in less than two weeks, and director Ava DuVernay is making the rounds. The schedule for promoting a movie can be brutal, with a director of a film this size giving hundreds of interviews and attending a myriad of events. In addition to the usual rounds of screenings...

Tap Documentary ‘Lost in the Shuffle’ Explores Concepts of Lineage, Community, and Sabar

Simone Maurice’s twenty-three-minute mini-documentary on tap dancing is punctuated with the rhythmic melodies of intricate footwork and the narrations of Jason Samuel Smith. Smith, an award-winning tap dancer and choreographer, provides the audience with insight into the inner workings of tap movement, tracing its lineage to West Africa. The documentary is largely a visual...

BGN Interview: Rocky Speaks Out on the Legacy in ‘Creed II’

The new trailer for Creed II dropped this week, giving us all a better look at the lives of our favorite characters from the first film. In addition to a new baby, Adonis (Michael B. Jordan) is in that trailer struggling to get into shape and may just be having some trouble reconciling his...

Pedro Pascal Joins Cast of ‘Wonder Woman 2’

It seems Patty Jenkins knows exactly what fans want when it comes to casting, and adding Pedro Pascal to Wonder Woman 2 is definitely what I...sorry, I meant what audiences want. An exclusive by Variety.com announces that Pascal—known for his roles as Javier Peña in the hit Netflix series Narcos and the ill-fated Oberyn Martell (rest his soul)...

BGN Exclusive: An Interview with Lennie James of ‘Blade Runner 2049’

Lennie James is an English actor, screenwriter, and playwright. He has an impressive resume with films including Get on Up, Colombiana, and of course, AMC’s hit TV show, The Walking Dead as Morgan Jones. Now Lennie can be seen in the new film Blade Runner 2049. Blade Runner 2049 is the much-anticipated sequel to 1982’s...

The 2019 Golden Globes Winners List

The 76th annual Golden Globes airs tonight at 8 pm EST on NBC.  From the Beverly Hills Hilton Hotel Ballroom in Los Angeles. Actress Sandra Oh and comedian Andy Samberg are the hosts of tonight's ceremony. Idris Elba's daughter Isan Elba is this year's Golden Globes ambassador and Idris will be a presenter himself. You can...

Stephen McFeely and Christopher Markus Read Archie Comics To Prep For Writing ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

Over the past couple of weeks we, have provided some interview excerpts from our set visit of Avengers: Infinity War.  Today, our profile features writers Stephen McFeely and Christopher Markus who are also known for other Marvel properties such as Captain America: The First Avenger,  Thor: The Dark World, Captain America: Winter Soldier, and...

Roxanne Avent of Hidden Empire Film Group Is Creating An Impressive Footprint in Hollywood

If you haven't heard the name Roxanne Avent, prepare to hear Roxanne's name and see her more often — Roxanne recently secured a partnership with Lionsgate and Codeblack Films, manufacturing a deal with the studios to distribute her upcoming project in April. She also has an impressive slate of films due for release this year which...

11 Things To Tell Your Non-Nerd Friend Before You See ‘Aquaman’

We all have that friend who is not a nerd, but who always wants to see the movies adapted from comics on opening night. We let that friend come along, just to be nice. However, you know how this always ends…That friend fires off about a million questions that start at the title sequences...

BGN Film Review: ‘Winchester’

The “haunted house” genre has a lengthy history in American film, but the history of the Winchester rifle is much longer and more violent. This fact alone should make Winchester, the story of the rambling 160-room manse built by the grieving widow of the rifle industry mogul, one that delivers on the fright. However,...