The year 1968 saw an America in upheaval as political storms swept the nation along with the eruption of youthful protest, and the civil rights movement suffered the loss of Martin Luther King Jr. Most protests may have been loud, but others were not. On the heels of Roe V.
Pay or Wait's Sharronda Williams reviews the first part of the final season of the Netflix drama series Ozark. Watch her review as she dish her thoughts about the final season, in the video below.
Ozark is a thrilling drama set in the present-day and follows the Byrde family’s journey from
Pay or Wait had the pleasure of chatting with cast members of the hit Apple TV+ psychological horror series Servant! Actors Lauren Ambrose, Toby Kebbell, and Rupert Grint talk about the third season of the show. In the three part interview compilation, we discuss the respective characters’ arc in this
Even as TV becomes increasingly filled with superhero deconstructions like The Boys and Invincible, DC's latest TV show, Peacemaker, feels distinct in that it could only exist in the mind of James Gunn. In many ways, the new HBO Max show is a greatest hits compilation for the horror filmmaker
Simon Kinberg’s debut feature as director, X-Men: Dark Phoenix, was polarizing for both critics and fans. His latest film, The 355, will sadly be marked by similar results. In trying to be its own “girl power” Jason Bourne, its screenplay sticks to a by-the-number formula. The film’s leads travel the world, attend a
Pay or Wait had the pleasure of chatting with cast members of the hit Netflix comedy series Cobra Kai. Cast members Ralph Macchio, William Zabka, Tanner Buchanan, Xolo Mariduena, Mary Mouser, Jacob Bertrand, Gianni DeCenzo, Peyton List, and Thomas Ian Griffith dish the details about the fourth season of the
Pay or Wait had the pleasure of chatting with cast members of the hit Netflix comedy series Emily in Paris. Cast members Lily Collins, Lucas Bravo, Ashley Park, Lucien Laviscount, Phillippine Leroy Beaulier, Samuel Arnold, and Camille Razat dish the details about the second season of the show. In the
As the credits roll at the end of The Matrix Resurrections, we notice a quote Lana Wachowski included as a dedication for her deceased parents - "Love Is The Genesis Of Everything." This is a perfect quote to summarize the franchise's fourth installment that changed the sci-fi genre and opened the
Edmund Goulding’s Nightmare Alley, now considered among the finest noir films, was met with mixed reviews and was a box office flop. The New York Times called it a film that “traverses distasteful dramatic ground and only rarely does it achieve any substance as entertainment.” It was adapted at a
Pay or Wait's Sharronda Williams reviews the first season of the HBO Max Sex and the City sequel series And Just Like That. Watch her review as she dish her thoughts about the season in the video below.
The Max Original AND JUST LIKE THAT…, the new chapter of the groundbreaking HBO
During the Golden Age of Television, a half-hour domestic comedy titled, I Love Lucy, was one of America’s most popular television shows. A record-breaking number of viewers tuned in to watch the hilarious antics of America’s funniest and most beloved TV couple, Lucy and Ricky Ricardo, each week; however, the
Halle Berry’s directorial debut, Bruised, opens with the question: “Should women be in the cage?”. This is posed right before Berry’s Jackie Justice is seen jumping out of the cage during an MMA fight like, as is later described, a “scared rabbit.” Throughout the film, she’s reminded of the failure
Diana Spencer was a girl who just wanted to dance. To be as free as a bird soaring through the air. But when she married into the Royal Family, her wings were plucked and she could no longer fly. Frightened, like a pheasant hunted for sport, she had nowhere to
What was once a popular escape for the American moviegoer has been galloping across the silver screen less and less. But when a Western does show up, it’s like a prospector finding gold. The appeal of Westerns is that we know what we’re going to get, and that’s a comfort
Michael Myers and Halloween have remained a staple of the season for over 40 years. He has haunted audiences, just as he has haunted Laurie Strode and Haddonfield, Illinois. You always know what to expect going into these films. Michael Myers survives his latest near-death encounter and is once again
“How do people see me?” is a question pondered by Humberto (José Luis Gómez) on his 80th birthday. A leader in the pharmaceutical industry, he begins to reflect on his legacy. Wanting to be remembered for something that will have a lasting impact is a desire for many. That can
Apple and A24 has released a teaser trailer for their highly anticipated film, The Tragedy of Macbeth, which is directed by Academy Award Winning director Joel Coen. The Tragedy of Macbeth, based on the play by William Shakespeare, stars Academy Award Winner Frances McDormand (Nomadland) and Academy Award Winner Denzel
A party at a castle in the Moroccan desert brings together rich snobs in writer-director John Michael McDonagh’s The Forgiven. The “rich white people doing bad things” narrative is becoming a genre in and of itself, but they can make for good entertainment (see Knives Out and Ready or Not
Warner Bros is partnering with Pay or Wait to give fans an opportunity to attend The Many Saints of Newark world premiere before it hits theaters on October 1st! On Wednesday, September 22nd, a few lucky winners will be able to attend the world premiere the new film in NYC.
Our image of a vampire is simple: A frightening figure all in black with fanged teeth and a thirst for blood. If you cross one’s path, don’t expect to live. Their image has made it hard not to consider them monsters. Even just by looking at Bela Lugosi’s depiction of
The Last Thing Mary Saw is quick to envelop you in its atmosphere. In its very first seconds, first-time feature writer and director Edoardo Vitaletti swiftly establishes a dark and suffocating environment. Through the film’s cinematography, Southhold, New York, in 1843, seems to live in constant fog and candlelight but
There’s no better way to describe The Night House than with this quote by director David Bruckner: “As I sought to order the conflicts and the metaphors, dig into the mechanics of the story and what my responsibilities would be as a director, I continually got lost in the subterranean
Netflix has released a new clip and release date for their upcoming animated film, Vivo, with the voice cast Lin-Manuel Miranda (Vivo), Zoe Saldaña (Rosa), Juan de Marcos (Andrés), Brian Tyree Henry (Dancarino), Michael Rooker (Lutador), Nicole Byer (Valentina), introducing Ynairaly Simo (Gabi), and Gloria Estefan (Marta). Vivo will center
Women often follow in their mothers’ footsteps, whether it’s a career choice or aspects of their personal lives. But what if your mother is a lethal assassin and a killer for hire? Gunpowder Milkshake is a mother-daughter action film full of empowering female characters fighting for life and autonomy. With