5/14 Web Round-up

Posted by · 9:52 am · May 14th, 2009

(from left) Adrian Brody and Mark Ruffalo in The Brothers BloomA little news from my homeland: Michael Cieply reports on Durham, North Carolina finally getting its Hollywood day in the sun. [The Carpetbagger]

Revisiting Stephen Frears’s “The Queen” on the basis of entertainment and history. [The Guardian]

Rachel Abramowitz profiles new “Angels & Demons” starlet Ayelet Zurer. [Los Angeles Times]

Director Frank Darabont’s 223 favorite movies. [Empire]

Kim Voynar wonders where the muscle-bound estrogen is at the multiplexes this summer. [Movie City News]

Brooks Barnes reports on “Kung Fu Panda”‘s transition from animated film to Nickelodeon TV series. [New York Times]

Maria Puente on the many visions of Salvador Dali on film. [USA Today]

The home of “Slumdog Millionaire” star Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail has been demolished. [Wall Street Journal]

In honor of the “unbearable start” of “The Brothers Bloom,” Christopher Campbell writes up a list of 10 films ruined by voice-over narration. [Spout Blog]

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  • 1 5-14-2009 at 10:37 am

    Brian said...

    Christopher Campbell is obviously an idiot.

  • 2 5-14-2009 at 11:46 am

    chad said...

    If I hear one more thing about those Slumdog kids, I’m gonna scream.