Donald Liebenson – Redbox Unscripted

Martin Hill Talks About Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

The ecstatic reviews for Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets focused on the visual effects. RogerEbert.com reviewer Peter Sobczynski raved that the film has “so many memorable images that many viewers will find themselves struggling to keep from blinking so as to not miss any of the eye-popping

Happy Birthday, Jake Gyllenhaal: We Just Can’t Quit You

Happy birthday, Jake Gyllenhaal, the man who would be Batman. The Hollywood trades are reporting rumors that Gyllenhaal is the first choice to replace Ben Affleck should he exit the role. A star of screen and stage, Gyllenhaal comes from a celebrated show business family. His father is a director

Al Gore Talks to Us About Oscar Night, An Inconvenient Sequel and Even Ryan Reynolds

Former Vice President Al Gore recently talked with Redbox about An Inconvenient Sequel, the follow-up to his Academy Award winning documentary An Inconvenient Truth.
It’s not often that a documentary gets a sequel, but An Inconvenient Truth was the eleventh-highest-grossing film in its genre on top of its Oscar win,

Wind River is One of the Year’s Best

After Taylor Sheridan’s Oscar-nominated screenplay for Hell and High Water, I would follow him anywhere, even into the desolate and brutal landscape of the Wind River Indian Reservation in remote Wyoming. Here, as one character observes, “it’s sunny for an hour and you’re right back in hell again.” A frozen

The Beguiled is a Potent Shot of Southern Discomfort

Sofia Coppola’s The Beguiled is a steadily simmering fever dream that boils over into a hothouse nightmare. It’s a remake of one of Clint Eastwood’s lesser known, but more interesting movies — his flopped at the box office. In 1971, audiences wanted Dirty Harry Clint and not Civil-War-soldier-confined-to-an-all-girl’s-school Clint.
Colin

Is Tonight’s Rental This Year’s Oscar-Winner?

Studios have traditionally held out their most prestigious so-called “Oscar-bait” films for the fall and winter movie seasons in advance of Academy Award nominations. That’s primarily because Academy voters have notoriously short memories and tend to nominate films that came out within a few months of Oscar balloting. Did you

Inside Scoop with Daisy Yuhas, Senior Games Marketing Manager

Winter is coming. If this were an episode of Game of Thrones, that would be cause for concern, but for Daisy Yuhas, Redbox Senior Marketing Manager for Video Games, it’s the most wonderful time of the year when the year’s most hotly anticipated video games are released over a four-month

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