"The Great Wall" - H.B. Movie ReviewThe Great Wall is a 2016 monster film directed by Zhang Yimou and starring Matt Damon, who plays a European mercenary in China during the Song dynasty. He encounters the Great Wall of China and meets Chinese elite soldiers who defend against monster-alien-dinosaurs attacking the wall. Hooman & Bryn give reviews on the movie and it's critical reception by many audiences.
"The Salesman" - H.B. Movie ReviewThe Salesman is a foreign film, known in Persian as "Forushande". Following the brutal attack on his wife, a high school teacher seeks revenge against the perpetrator who committed these crimes in their apartment. Starring Shahab Hosseini and Taraneh Alidoosti; Screenplay & Direction by Asghar Farhadi.
Oscar Nominations Announced With LaLa Land Leads Pack Setting RecordThe Academy Award nominations are in and one film is already making history. Dannielle Nottingham has the list and reports that LaLa Land scored record 14 nominations.
Constanza Romera, Wife Of Late Playwright August Wilson Talks About FencesKPIX 5's Roqui Theus talks to Constanza Romera, the wife of the late playwright August Wilson, about Fences -- the movie, starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis.
"XXX: Return of Xander Cage" - H.B. Movie ReviewIn his return, Xander must recruit a new group of thrill-seeking cohorts and eventually Xander finds himself entangled in a deadly conspiracy. After coming out of exile, the daredevil-like operative races against time to recover a sinister weapon known as Pandora's Box, a device that controls every military satellite in the world. "XXX" stars Vin Diesel, Donnie Yen, Samuel L Jackson, and Deepika Padukone; Directed by D. J. Caruso.
Sunny Pawar and Garth Davis From The Movie 'Lion'Bay Sunday's Kenny Choi talks to actor Sunny Pawar and director Garth Davis about the heartwarming movie about a man's search for his past, 'Lion.'
'Live By Night' - H.B. Movie ReviewIn the Roaring `20s at the height of Prohibition, the flow of booze hasn't stopped in an underground network of gangster-run speakeasies. The opportunity to gain power and money is there for any man with enough ambition and nerve. But even among criminals there are rules. "Live By Night" stars Elle Fanning, Miguel, and Zoe Saldana; Directed by and also starring Ben Affleck.
"Silence" - H.B. Movie ReviewMartin Scorsese directs "SILENCE", the story of two Christian missionaries who face the ultimate test of faith when they travel to Japan in search of their missing mentor during a time when Christianity was outlawed in the region.
Carrie Fisher in Intensive Care After Medical Emergency on Flight to L.A.Carrie Fisher experienced medical trouble during a flight from London and was treated by paramedics immediately after the plane landed in Los Angeles. Jennifer Kastner reports. (12-23-16)
His Butt, Her Magazines... Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt Talk About Shooting 'Passengers'Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt talk to Liam Mayclem about their new movie 'Passengers' - Pratt's butt, love scenes and what 3 things would Jennifer take into outer space.
Top 5 Movies of 2016Hooman and Bryn reveal their Top 5 Movies of 2016! Check out the differences between their lists, do you agree?
Dancing Through Life, The Dorothy Toy StoryBay Sunday's Michelle Griego talks to filmmaker and Bay Area sportscaster Rick Quan about his new documentary, "Dancing Through Life, the Dorothy Toy Story."
"Collateral Beauty" - H.B. Movie ReviewWhen a successful New York advertising executive suffers a great tragedy, he retreats from life. While his concerned friends try desperately to reconnect with him, he seeks answers from the universe by writing letters to Love, Time and Death. Eventually, he begins to understand how these constants interlock in a life fully lived and how even the deepest loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty.
"Moonlight" - H.B. Movie ReviewA young man deals with his dysfunctional home life and comes of age in Miami during the "War on Drugs" era. The story of his struggle to find himself is told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love while grappling with his own sexuality.
'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' Movie ReviewIn this prequel film to the iconic Star Wars epic, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire's ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves. "Rogue One" stars Felicity Jones, Donnie Yen, Forest Whitaker, and an amazing cast; Directed by Gareth Edwards.
Singer/Actress Rita Ora Is New Host Of America's Next Top ModelSinger/Actress Rita Ora talks to Bay Sunday's Kenny Choi about her new role as the host of America's Next Top Model. Ora also talks about her music, her lingerie line and her role in the film sequel ‘50 Shades Darker’ coming out in 2017.
San Francisco Film Society Premieres 'LaLa Land' Starring Emma Stone & Ryan GoslingBay Sunday welcomes The San Francisco Film Society which hosted the Northern California premiere of La La Land, a modern-day musical starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling. The Golden Globe-nominated film was given the SF Honors Award for excellence.
"Office Christmas Party" - H.B. Movie ReviewWhen the CEO of top company tries to close her hard-partying brother's branch, he and his chief technical officer must rally their co-workers and host an epic office Christmas party! In an effort to impress a potential client and close a sale, they hope this bizarre will save their jobs. Office Christmas Party stars Jennifer Aniston, T.J. Miller and Jason Bateman; Directed by Josh Gordon and Will Speck.
"La La Land" - H.B. Movie ReviewThis modern-day musical follows the story of Mia, an aspiring actress, and Sebastian, a dedicated jazz musician, struggling to make ends meet while pursuing their dreams in a city known for destroying hopes and breaking hearts. This film about everyday life and music explores what is more important: a once-in-a-lifetime love or the spotlight. La La Land stars Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone and John Legend; Directed by Damien Chazelle.
"Jackie" - H.B. Movie ReviewA grieving Jacqueline Kennedy examines her husband's (John Carroll Lynch) legacy as the nation mourns his death. This movie is an in depth look into Jackie's personal-life aftermath that followed the John F Kennedy assassination. "Jackie" stars Natalie Portman, and is directed by Pablo Larraín.
"Allied" - H.B. Movie Review"Allied" is in essence a new age Casablanca with much of the same cinematographic styles and framing. During World War II, intelligence officer Max Vatanis stationed in North Africa where he encounters French Resistance fighter Marianne Beausejour (Marion Cotillard) on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Reunited in London, their relationship is threatened by the extreme pressures of the war. "Allied" stars Brad Pitt, and is directed by Robert Zemeckis.
Meet The Stars & Director Of The Movie 'Loving'Black Renaissance producer Jan Mabry sits down with actors Ruth Negga and Joel Edgarton, as well as director Jeff Nichols -- from the movie 'Loving.'
Mahershala Ali Talks About His Role As 'Juan' In Hit Indie Film 'Moonlight'Bay Sunday welcomes actor Mahershala Ali who talks about his role as 'Juan' in the hit indie film 'Moonlight.'
H.B. Movie Review "Fantastic Beast and Where To Find Them""Fantastic Beast and Where To Find Them" is a J.K Rowling original spinoff, set in a world before Harry Potter. In 1926, Newt Scamander has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures. Upon arriving in New York, he meets a No-Maj (American for Muggle) named Jacob, a misplaced magical case, and the escape of Newt's fantastic beasts, which could spell trouble for both the wizard and No-Maj worlds alike. "Fantastic Beast and Where To Find Them" is directed by David Yates; Starring Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Colin Farrell, Zoe Kravitz, and Johnny Depp; Original Screenplay by J.K Rowling.