by Abb Jones The Reelness Ozark, the wildly-popular Netflix crime drama series starring Jason Bateman, Laura Linney and Julia Garner, will be returning for a fourth and final season. The fourth season of the taut thriller will consist of 14 episodes, split evenly over two parts, a bit of a super-sizing compared to the prior […]

By Abb Jones The Reelness In a sudden change of heart, AMC has reversed course, now saying face masks WILL be required in its theaters when they reopen next month. Friday’s announcement comes after intense social media backlash following news just 24 hours earlier that the three major U.S. movie chains – AMC, Regal Cinemas […]

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing Hollywood to reschedule its biggest night of 2021. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Monday announced it is pushing back the date of next year’s Oscars telecast by two months, to April 25th. Additionally, The Academy will extend film eligibility deadlines through February 28th, with an announcement […]

By Abb Jones The Reelness Less than a day after the inspiring, COVID-19 impacted, season finale of We’re Here, HBO has ordered another season of the show starring Shangela, Bob the Drag Queen and Eureka – three alums from RuPaul’s Drag Race – as they travel America’s Heartland, helping small town drag queens celebrate individuality, acceptance […]

By Abb Jones The Reelness AMC Theatres, the world’s largest movie theater chain, says it has “substantial doubt” its more than 1000 theaters in the United States and Europe can remain in business due to its current closure during the COVID-19 pandemic. In a regulatory filing Wednesday, the theatre chain, which has 661 theaters in […]

By Abb Jones The Reelness HBO Max, the latest big league streaming service, launched overnight, packed with double the amount of TV shows and movies than its regular service, and just in time to help entertain weary Americans stuck at home through the current COVID-19 pandemic. Sorry rest of world, HBO Max’s first international expansion […]

By Abb Jones The Reelness NBCUniversal just added another weapon to its arsenal in the escalating battle for the online home media business. Walmart announced Monday that NBCUniversal’s Fandango movie ticketing/video rental business has acquired the mega retailer’s Vudu streaming service. Prior to the coronavirus pandemic, FandangoNOW had more than 60 million visitors each month […]