• Jim Gaffigan Talks About His Dramatic Role in “Linoleum”

    Funnyman Jim Gaffigan is transitioning to dramatic roles.  Beginning with last year’s “Collide,” the standup comic has been proving that he possesses dramatic prowess needed for heftier roles.  This year, he’s starting off with the fantastic sci-fi dramedy “Linoleum” about a children’s science TV show host who decides to build his own rocket.  But what he discovers is far more deeper – the nature of reality and the discovery of happiness. 

  • Manny the Movie Guy Takes You Inside the Making of Amazon’s “Encounter”

    “Encounter” is a weird sci-fi/drama hybrid and I’m all here for it.  Director Michael Pearce (“Beast”) started with sci-fi tropes then pull the cliches off and created searing Father-Sons drama with the fantastic Riz Ahmed as the dad to two fantastic child actors, Lucian-River Chauhan, and Aditya Geddada.  I spent some time with the actors and Pearce for a behind-the-scenes look at “Encounter.”

  • Inside the Hypnotic, Psychological Terror of “Come True”

    [bc_video video_id=”6239652883001″ account_id=”5728959025001″ player_id=”rJpklujDf” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” playsinline=”” picture_in_picture=”” max_width=”640px” mute=”” width=”100%” height=”100%” ] Anthony Scott Burns’ new sci-fi thriller “Come True” is full of psychological and supernatural clues with a dash of Carl Jung theories thrown in for good measure.  And it worked!  Largely because Julia Sarah Stone embodies the character of Sarah […]

  • Time Loop and Romance: Inside the Making of “The Map of Tiny Perfect Things”

    [bc_video video_id=”6231676961001″ account_id=”5728959025001″ player_id=”rJpklujDf” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” playsinline=”” picture_in_picture=”” max_width=”640px” mute=”” width=”100%” height=”100%” ] From Amazon Studios, “The Map of Tiny Perfect Things” is a sweet and charming coming-of-age story masquerading as a fun sci-fi time loop fantasy.  Kathryn Newton and Kyle Allen star as a would-be couple trying to figure out why time […]

  • Valentine’s Day Movies: “The Map of Tiny Perfect Things” and “To All the Boys: Always and Forever”

    [bc_video video_id=”6231668200001″ account_id=”5728959025001″ player_id=”rJpklujDf” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” playsinline=”” picture_in_picture=”” max_width=”640px” mute=”” width=”100%” height=”100%” ] Two new movies to stream just in time for Valentine’s Day.  First on Amazon, the time-loop rom-com “The Map of Tiny Perfect Things.”  And over on Netflix, we have the final installment “To All the Boys: Always and Forever.”  Which […]

  • Manny the Movie Guy Reviews “Palm Springs”

    [bc_video video_id=”6171309924001″ account_id=”5728959025001″ player_id=”Hkbio1usDM” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%”] The new film “Palm Springs” arrives in Hulu and select drive-in theaters like at our very own Palm Springs Cultural Center, but is it worth a trip?  Manny the Movie Guy has the answer.

Suscribe Form Desktop

CONTACT US!

Submit your suggestions and questions

Nbc Palm Spring Logo

Download our App

Apple Store Logo

Play Store Logo