CHICAGO - Look past the cheesy carbs and b-boy poses, this shiny mo-cap reboot of cartoon juggernaut “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” offers slick entertainment that makes for a welcome surprise for middle school fare. Proving that executive producer Michael Bay has both grown up but it still frightfully in tune with what jazzes teens, this surprise box office hit is indeed a nice slice of a blockbuster spectacle, whether or not a viewer cares about the turtles or not.
CHICAGO – The old man as macho action hero trend has finally calcified. If you haven’t seen either of the two previous “Expendables” pictures – this is definitely not the place to start. Sylvester Stallone’s creaky franchise hits rock bottom.
CHICAGO – Big-budget Hollywood is struggling to find new stories, which is why we sometimes see the same ones two, three or even 10 times. Sometimes they’re days or months apart. And sometimes they shouldn’t have been made in the first place and just were to profit from a beloved story or hero.
CHICAGO – Highly anticipated! In the latest HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: Film with our unique social giveaway technology, we have 50 pairs of advance-screening passes up for grabs to “The Legend of Hercules” starring Kellan Lutz as the mythical Greek hero!
CHICAGO – From the very beginning, one can tell that “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1” has been dramatically stretched to meet the running time of two feature-length films. And let’s just saying pacing was never this franchise’s strong suit to begin with. More time for moping, more time for pained expressions, more time for shirtless action equals more time for the film’s most significant problems to take over. And that’s just what they do here.
CHICAGO – In our latest blockbuster edition of HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: DVD, we have 3 DVDs up for grabs for the highly anticipated home entertainment release of “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1”!
HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: 10 Pairs of Chicago Anytime Passes to ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn -- Part 1’Submitted by HollywoodChicago.com on December 6, 2011 - 12:01am
CHICAGO – Haven’t seen it yet or want to again? You can! In our latest blockbuster edition of HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: Film, we have 10 admit-two run-of-engagement movie passes up for grabs to the latest “Twilight” blockbuster film “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1”!
CHICAGO – The bloated franchise’s worst film without question, the fourth “Twilight” popcorn flick is a futile exercise on the disappointment of anti-climactic waiting.
CHICAGO – This 23-image slideshow contains official press images for the Nov. 11, 2011 release of Relativity Media’s action blockbuster “Immortals,” directed by Tarsem Singh (“The Cell,” “The Fall”) and featuring a cast that includes Henry Cavill, Freida Pinto, Stephen Dorff and Mickey Rourke.
Rare! HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: 5 Pairs of Chicago Passes to ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn -- Part 1’Submitted by HollywoodChicago.com on November 8, 2011 - 1:22pm
Update: 5:23 p.m. on Nov. 11, 2011 (added 5 prize packs)
CHICAGO – Very rare! Limited opportunity! There are very few passes available in Chicago to the highly anticipated advance screening of “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1,” but we have 5 admit-two passes for five lucky readers!
Updated: 11/2/11 at 11:55 a.m. (added event graphic)
CHICAGO – In high anticipation for the fourth “Twilight” film to hit the big screen, Summit Entertainment is providing more and more ways for fans to join in on the excitement. We recently wrote about the rerelease of the first three movies to theaters before “The Twlight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1” hits the big screen, but now Summit is bringing the films even closer to fans in the Chicago area.