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Mission: Impossible Movies, Ranked: Tom Cruise’s Action Films

Ethan Hunt has aged pretty well.Image: ParamountYour mission, should you choose to accept it, is consider yet another ranking of Mission: Impossible films.With the five-year gap between Fallout, the franchise’s sixth entry, and this month’s seventh entry, Dead Reckoning Part One, many fans have had plenty of time to revisit the entire trilogy, which at this point has spawned almost three decades. Can you believe that? A child born when the first Mission: Impossible came out in 1996 is already a fully fledged adult.And

Interview: Suparn Verma – “Every Friday presses a reset button in your life”

How did your journey into screenwriting begin?I had been writing school plays and plays in the colony where I lived and participating in fancy dress competitions since I was a kid. I was also making posters of Amitabh Bacchhan, Sanjay Dutt and Pooja Bhatt, who was a big star towards the end of my school days. While I was still in college, I wrote a couple of radio plays. Then, I wrote a couple of episodes of the show Khatta Meetha with Shafi Inamdar and Farida Jalal. I even acted in an episode. I was studying English…

Steven Spielberg Has a John Williams Documentary in the Works

John Williams at Star Wars Celebration in 2022.Photo: Jesse Grant for Disney (Getty Images)Words truly can’t do justice to just how important and meaningful the music of John Williams is to the history of cinema. But if words can’t do it, maybe a moving picture can do the trick.According to the Hollywood Reporter, Steven Spielberg’s Amblin and Ron Howard’s Imagine are among the companies teaming up to produce a documentary on Williams, who many would consider the greatest film composer of all time. The film will be

Where to Stream All the New National Film Registry Entries

Screenshot: GizmodoThe film that kicked off the Marvel Cinematic Universe and subsequently launched a million takes about comic book movies destroying cinema is getting a little respect. On Wednesday, the Library of Congress announced the 25 movies that will be added to National Film Registry and Iron Man has been chosen as ahistorically significant work of American filmmaking. This year’s entries to the prestigious list of films join old-school classics like The Great Train Robbery and Citizen Kane as well as more

Halloween Horror Nights Weeknd Haunted House: All the Details

We’ll find out more about the future of Disney Parks and Resorts at the upcoming D23 Expo. Wonderful World of Dreams is comprised of pavilions and panels filled with Disney Parks magic from around the globe. Imagineering will have a big presence at the expo with behind the scenes looks at Tiana’s Bayou Adventure, Epcot’s expansion, new Frozen-themed experiences, Disney Cruise Line, live entertainment, retail shopping and more.Here’s the listing of officially announced panels:Inside Look at the Society of Explorers and

10 Conspiracy Thriller Movies for the Truly Paranoid

I’m a big fan of the thrillers in general, but what I love in particular are conspiracy thrillers. This genre is a mostly forgotten art because, in my opinion, few movies today are able to capture the truly unhinged paranoia of prior decades. It might also be that we have enough conspiracies in real life to satisfy.Starting in the 1970s, Hollywood began churning out stories that were far more distrustful of the government than before. After Watergate, the Vietnam war, and a litany of mid-century scandals and coverups,