March 30. When the creator of a virtual reality world called the OASIS dies, he releases a video in which he challenges all OASIS users to find his Easter Egg, which will give the finder his fortune. Wade Watts finds the first clue and starts a race for the Egg.
March 23. Based on the Japanese film, Midnight Sun centers on Katie, a 17-year-old sheltered since childhood and confined to her house during the day by a rare disease that makes even the smallest amount of sunlight deadly. Fate intervenes when she meets Charlie and they embark on a summer romance.
March 16. Everyone deserves a great love story. But for Simon it’s complicated: no-one knows he’s gay and he doesn’t know who the anonymous classmate is that he’s fallen for online. Resolving both issues proves hilarious, scary and life-changing.
LUKE PERRY Coy Luther Perry III was born in 1966 in Mansfield, Ohio. Moving to Los Angeles after high school, his first appearances included a music video for Twisted Sister’s “Be Chrool To Your Scuel” and daytime soaps Loving and Another World. He is perhaps best known as brooding bad boy teen Dylan McKay on 90’s TV series Beverly Hills 90210, and most recently as Archie’s father Fred Andrews in Riverdale. Perry was also no stranger to the big screen, with roles in popular films such as The Fifth Element, Buffy The Vampire Slayer and 8 Seconds. He also did voice work for numerous animated series (and played as himself in some), such as The Simpsons, Johnny Bravo and Family Guy. Perry passed away on March 4, 2019 at age 52 due to complications from a stroke. His final role will be as actor Wayne Maunder in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood this summer.
TARAJI P. HENSON Taraji Penda Henson was born on September 11, 1970 in Washington, D.C. She studied acting at Howard University, had guest-roles on several TV shows, and made her breakthrough in Baby Boy. She played a sex-worker in Hustle & Flow and a single mother of a disabled child in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. Henson acted in Tyler Perry’sThe Family That Preys and I Can Do Bad All By Myself. She appeared in the remake of The Karate Kid and in Think Like a Man (and sequel). She starred in TV series The Division, Boston Legal, Eli Stone, Person of Interest and Empire. She received praise for her starring role in Hidden Figures. She played a hit woman in Proud Mary, a faithful wife in Acrimony and a female sports agent in What Men Want. Henson currently portrays a civil rights activist in The Best of Enemies.
Movie Trivia & More
PLAY THE TRIVIA GAME
1. The character of Hellboy, created by Mike Mignola, is partly based on whom?
2. 2019’s Pet Sematary comes how many years after the original adaptation?
3. What are the names of the original six Infinity Gems that act as catalysts for the events of Avengers: Endgame?
4. What year did the events of The Best Of Enemies take place?
DID YOU KNOW...
The character Shazam! was originally named Captain Marvel when he was created in 1939. The name was changed decades later due to conflicts over the Marvel character of the same name.
DID YOU KNOW...
This month in 1954, Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai was released. It has gone on to be considered one of the most influential films in cinema.
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