Updated: Oct. 6, 2021 at 7:27 AM HST|
By HNN Staff
Billy V spoke with Takeru "Tak" Tanabe from Kailua-Kona and Jerome Kupukaʻa from Kapolei.
Updated: Oct. 6, 2021 at 7:15 AM HST|
By Terry Hunter
DEAR EVAN HANSEN is the film version of the Broadway hit that won six Tony Awards in 2017. The play’s leading actor, Ben Platt, reprises his role in this stirring, coming-of-age musical about a lonely, anxious high school student. The songs are emotional anthems; Ben Platt’s singing and acting are outstanding; and the creative cinematography and editing are first rate. Anyone who enjoys musical theater should not miss this heartfelt musical film. (Only in Theaters)
Updated: Sep. 26, 2021 at 3:48 PM HST|
By Terry Hunter
The new film called BLUE BAYOU is the third feature film by Korean-American writer-director, Justin Chon, who moved to Oahu this year, also stars in the film. BLUE BAYOU is an intense, well acted and emotionally draining drama about a Korean-American whose biological mother abandoned him when he was three years old. He was adopted by a Caucasian family in New Orleans who never bothered to fill out the paperwork that would have made him an American citizen. Now, as an adult, he’s facing deportation.
Updated: Sep. 21, 2021 at 8:50 AM HST
Terry Hunter gives his weekly film review on 'The Card Counter,' a movie about a skilled but very troubled gambler.
Updated: Sep. 20, 2021 at 10:58 AM HST
The Netflix series "The Crown" was one of the big winners of the night. It won Best Drama Series, and stars Olivia Colman and Josh O'Connor took home awards for their roles as Queen Elizabeth and Prince Charles, respectively.