Monthly Archives: February 2019

First ‘Shaft’ Trailer Arrives

The Blaxploitation Cop Drama

Warner Bros. has released the first trailer for Shaft, the 2019 follow-up to Samuel L. Jackson’s 2000 Shaft reboot, which was based on the 1971 film starring Richard Roundtree.

The film stars three generations of Shaft – Jackson, Roundtree, and Jessie T. Usher as the new John Shaft Jr. Alexandra Ship, Matt Lauria, Titus Welliver, and Chris “Method Man” Smith also star.

Watch the Restored Trailer for Sergey Bondarchuk’s Epic ‘War and Peace’

Sergey Bondarchuk's Epic

Sergey Bondarchuk’s seven-hour-plus epic adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s grand novel War and Peace is definitely one of ten essential Soviet films you should watch at least once.

Released in four parts, it was also one of the most expensive films produced in Russia. The movie won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe for Best Foreign Language Film.