On this edition of “BTS”: Reviews of “Alien: Covenant” and “Everything, Everything”. Plus, my inside story of meeting “Game of Thrones” star Maisie Williams, who was in town this week filming the upcoming movie “Departures”, and a preview of two ‘must-watch’ TV events this weekend.
It’s a “Colossal” edition of ‘Behind The Screens’ – Jackson reviews the new indie monster movie with Anne Hathaway and Jason Sudeikis. Plus, the latest on “Frozen 2”, a personal connection between LCJ and Pixar’s upcoming “Cars 3” and a Daytime Emmy preview. Follow @LCJReviews
Jackson and new Billboard stars Brian and Chrissy talk about the weekend’s new releases, Will Smith’s second chance to make his Disney debut, and the return of a one-time Chrissy and Jess favorite: “Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego”. Brian wonders why in the world anybody cares.
Should you take the kids to see “Smurfs: The Lost Village”? I’ve got the answer – plus a personal tribute to the great Don Rickles, on his passing and Brian and I rekindle our heated “La La Land” vs. “Titanic” debate.
I have my review of the new futuristic sci-fi action thriller “Ghost in the Shell”, with Scarlett Johansson. Plus, we talk about The Academy’s new rules to avoid another Oscar Night catastrophe, and we say goodbye to “Bones”.
This debut appearance on the ‘GNA Morning Rush’ is devoted exclusively to Disney’s new, live action “Beauty and the Beast” – which is breaking pre-sale ticket records. But is it just another example of a “Tale as Old as Time”: a disappointing remake of a beloved classic? Check-out Brian and Chrissy’s reactions to my thoughts […]