Tag Archives: Jon M. Chu

Bestselling Novel Crazy Rich Asians Gets Big Screen Treatment

The image of Asians in Western society isn’t exactly that great, especially Oriental Asians. Actually, to most dumbass Westerners (read: Yanks) Asians = Chinese. The last thing we need is more misconceptions clogging up the place. So when I heard about this project, I wasn’t entirely sure what to make of it. The Hollywood ReporterContinue Reading

Now You See Me 2 Trailer

The con artists/magicians are back in another adventure, and this time they have to clear their names when a mastermind blackmails them…

Jem & The Holograms Trailer

The 80s cartoon about holographic rockers comes to life in this live-action remake, but fans beware. They’ve changed the basic premise so it’s nothing like what you knew…

First Look & Official Synopsis: Jem And The Holograms

Although “Jem And The Holograms” was one of those 80s cartoons that never found as big a following as say, “Transformers” or “He-Man”, it was still one of those things that 80s kids, especially girls of course, grew up on. Universal Pictures is tapping into the power of nostalgia to bring us a live-action adaptation,Continue Reading

First Look! The Cast Of Now You See Me 2

I did not enjoy “Now You See Me”. I thought it was a sloppily told story with a try-hard approach at hoodwinking the audience that backfired since they unwittingly broadcast the big twist early on. Still, the movie made enough money to justify a sequel. So here we are with “Now You See Me: TheContinue Reading

GI Joe Retaliation: Storm Shadow Featurette

This behind-the-scenes video clip focuses on bad guy Storm Shadow, a mysterious ninja played by Korean heartthrob Byung-Hun Lee…

John Chu To Direct Masters Of The Universe Remake

Even as a kid, I could sense just how camp “Masters Of The Universe” really was. He-Man was one step short of joining the Village People — not that I knew who they were and what they stood for at the time. But the show was fun, and like most kids I loved the toys.Continue Reading