November 12, 2018

Carl Weathers Has Reportedly Been Cast in THE MANDALORIAN

There’s still so much that we don’t know about Jon Favreau’s live-action Star Wars series The Mandalorian, but since it’s been announced we have been getting little details here and there regarding the series. Now we’ve recently learned from Making Star Wars that Carl Weathers, who played Apollo Creed in […]
November 12, 2018

Michelle Yeoh's Captain Emperor Georgiou From STAR TREK DISCOVERY is Getting Her Own Series

Another Starfleet captain will be getting their own stand alone series. According to Deadline, Michelle Yeoh, who plays Captain Emperor Georgiou in Star Trek Discovery, is in talks to reprise her role in a new solo series on CBS All Access. The streaming service is really going all out with […]
November 9, 2018

John Boyega and Letitia Wright Set To Star in a New Sci-Fi Film Called HOLD BACK THE STARS

Director Mike Cahill (Nightflyers, I Origins) is set to helm a feature film adaptation of Katie Khan’s sci-fi novel Hold Back the Stars. The story is described as Romeo & Juliet meets Gravity and it revolves around “a man and a woman who revisit memories of their love affair on a utopian Earth while […]
November 6, 2018

There's a New Rumor That General Hux Will Betray Kylo Ren in STAR WARS: EPISODE IX

At the end of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Kylo Ren had become Supreme Leader of the First Order and his mental state really started to go downhill. Of course, General Hux wasn’t exactly the happiest person when Kylo took the title for himself. After all, Hux and Ren have […]
November 5, 2018

Does The STAR WARS Franchise Really Need "A Course Correction"?

There’s a recent report from Variety about J.J. Abrams looking to land a huge mega deal with a studio that will pretty much allow him to do whatever the hell he wants. Disney is one of the studios that is considering giving him what he wants. Obviously there’s a good […]
October 29, 2018

Genre fans are getting milked by streaming services

One of the draws of cord cutting is the lower cost compared to cable but, with the proliferation of services, the monthly drain is creeping up. I currently pay $14 for Netflix, $8 for Hulu and about $10 a month for Amazon. If I really wanted to keep up with […]
October 29, 2018

Lucasfilm's BOBA FETT Film Would Have Focused on All The Bounty Hunters introduced in THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK

Last week it was reported that the Boba Fett film being developed at Lucasfilm was 100% dead. The studio opted to focus on Jon Favreau’s live-action Star Wars series The Mandalorian. While I understand why they made this decision, it still would have been cool to see a Boba Fett […]
October 24, 2018

INDIANA JONES May Be Getting It's Own Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios

There’s been talk about the Indiana Jones franchise getting a land of its own at Walt Disney World for awhile. Well, now various Disney Imagineering teams have been given the job to design and flesh out what an Indiana Jones Land would look like. According to the report, a mini-Indiana […]

Local Events

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February 5, 2016
Force Awakens

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

On Dec 18th, 2015 Grab the Popcorn launched their 1st official event hosted at the Carmike Cinema in Pensacola, FL. Roughly 110 friends, family and fans of our website met together for a private screening of Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens. This long anticipated movie brought out people of all ages to watch […]
November 4, 2015

Pensacola Comic Convention 2015

The Pensacola Comic Convention was in full swing this past weekend. Hundreds of locals and visiting fanatics came to Pensacola for a two day extravaganza! Saturday, the doors opened at 10:00am and there were plenty of people waiting to get in to see some of their favorite guest, vendors and […]
March 7, 2015

Pensacon 2015 Auction for Ben Woolf

Pensacon was a great event and on Sunday at the end of the convention, CEO Mike Ensley announced they would be auctioning off a 1 of a kind piece of art. So as my interest peak, I gathered myself right in the front of the group. Wanting to take a look […]
March 6, 2015

Pensacon 2015

For the 2nd year, Pensacon did not disappoint! Feb 27th-28th could not have come fast enough for thousands of fans who waited in the cold to enter the Pensacola Bay Center. With record sales on Saturday (over 10,000 tickets sold) the event was forced to shut down sales. That didn’t stop […]

What's New to Netflix!

August 8, 2017

Janet King: Season 2

Summary of Season 1 (2014) – 3 discs Returning to work after maternity leave, senior crown prosecutor Janet King becomes involved in a controversial, high-profile case involving a senior-ranking police officer. She clashes with a colleague who will do anything to win and contends with Chief Superintendent Jack Rizzoli, who […]
August 8, 2017

Blindspot: Season 2

After making an unnerving discovery, Jane and the team are shocked to learn her true identity. However, the revelation raises as many questions as it answers, leaving Stapleton even more determined to crack the mystery of Jane’s past. Source link
August 8, 2017

Seed: The Untold Story

Focusing on an issue vital to human survival, this documentary follows a host of seed keepers, farmers and others who are waging a fight against the biotech industry, which is producing genetically modified seeds that threaten agricultural diversity. Source link
August 8, 2017

The Sea

Adapted from John Banville’s beloved novel, this pensive drama centers on a former art historian who, still grappling with his wife’s recent death, heads to a seaside village where he spent a fateful summer during his youth. Source link
August 8, 2017

The Hunter's Prayer

Contracted to kill a teenage girl, hired assassin Lucas can’t pull the trigger and instead ends up helping Ella, his would-be victim. With Lucas’s employers in pursuit, the two flee together across Europe and try to determine why Ella is a target. Source link
August 8, 2017

The Exception

This turbulent drama portrays the converging fates of Kaiser Wilhelm, exiled to Holland after Germany’s defeat in World War I, and a young Jewish woman whose presence in the Kaiser’s household raises the suspicions of an SS officer looking for spies. Source link
August 8, 2017

The Dinner

During a tense meal at an elegant restaurant, two brothers and their wives discuss how far to go in order to prevent their sons from being identified and arrested for a violent crime they committed that was caught on a security camera. Source link
August 8, 2017

The Fate of the Furious

Street racer and ex-convict Dominic Toretto and his crew return for more fast and furious action. In this installment of the hit franchise, their adventures take them to Iceland, Cuba and New York City to battle their adversaries. Source link

Video Vault

March 5, 2015

Beauty and the Beast Gets Luke Evans as Gaston

Disney has entered into negotiations with Luke Evans to play Gaston in their live action remake of Beauty and the Beast, alongside Emma Watson, who signed on to play Belle back in January. We reported last month that Disney had offered the Beast role to Ryan Gosling, but it isn’t […]
March 8, 2015

Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Casts Dan Stevens as Beast

Just hours after we reported actor Luke Evans is playing Gaston in Disney’s live action Beauty and the Beast remake, the production has found its Beast, as Dan Stevens enters talks with the studio to take on the role. Emma Watson signed on in January to play Belle, in what […]
March 13, 2015

Disney’s Dumbo signs on to use Director Tim Burton

Lions, Tigers an Live Action Movies… Oh My!! Well Disney has announced yet another animated hit going to the live action big screen. Way back in July of last year, Disney announced that it is bringing the 1941 classic animated adventure Dumbo back to theaters with a new live-action take on […]
May 22, 2015

Reese Witherspoon Is Tinkerbell in Live-Action Disney Movie

Reese Witherspoon has signed on to star in and produce ‘Tink’, Disney’s live-action version of the classic ‘Tinkerbell’ character. Reese Witherspoon may soon be spreading some fairy dust. The actress is attached to star in and produce Tink, a live-action take on the classic Peter Pan character Tinker Bell. Witherspoon […]