Sunday, June 16, 2019

2009 top 23 films

Since the end of the year is upon on us, and the lists are starting to pop up in all sorts of media, here is...

Morbidly ironic Brittany Murphy cover art recalled

Here comes one of the more morbid collectibles in DVD release history. First Look Pictures has quietly recalled the cover art for the Brittany...

Lord of the Rings theatrical Blu-Ray set announced

LOTR BR cover, courtesy of New Line Cinema. Just a couple of days ago (I need to get faster on this news thing), New Line...

Open letter to IFC: send 35 mm to UM’s Cosford Cinema!

After letting Antichrist stew for a couple of days, I think Lars Von Trier created a fine piece of psychological filmmaking that exists beyond the...

Antichrist: Shock movie comes to Miami

Finally, after hearing about Lars Von Trier’s latest movie since it’s inflammatory reception at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year, Antichrist will open in...

Fantastic Mr. Fox lives up to its title

After five full-length feature films, Anderson has achieved his breakthrough, and it’s in animated form. No one does awkward as artistically as Wes Anderson. But...

More wide release crap this weekend

Since I mentioned the wide release film that would conquer the weekend's box office last week, Friday, I might try again this week: Twilight:...

Fantastic Mr. Fox opens shop at iTunes

Fantastic Mr. Fox has yet to hit theaters, though many reviews have already made this film certified fresh (92% as of this writing) at...

2012 prediction correct… at Box Office

 Well, since I set myself up for it, I had to follow it up, and my predictions turned out right! The end of the...

My prediction: gullibles will make 2012 #1 at Box Office

OK, so tonight 2012 hits theaters. I ain’t seeing it, but I’m fascinated by humanity’s arrogance that they might live to see the end of...