6/16 Web Round-up

Posted by · 10:00 am · June 16th, 2009

Bengt Ekerot in The Seventh SealTom O’Neil ponders the awards prospects of comedy box office hit “The Hangover.” [Gold Derby]

Eugene Hernandez talks to Dennis Hopper at CineVegas. [indieWIRE]

Joe Flint, meanwhile, chastises Heather Graham for again playing the girl with the heart of gold from the wrong side of the tracks. [Company Town]

Miki Turner talks “Whatever Works” (which doesn’t really work) with Larry David. [MSNBC]

Nathaniel Rogers runs an early screening review of “Brüno.” [The Film Experience]

A.O. Scott takes a look back at “Dog Day Afternoon.” [New York Times]

Detroit’s woes didn’t keep bad-ass muscle cars from the screen in “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen.” [USA Today]

As the film makes its way to Blu-ray, Glenn Kenny dives back into “The Seventh Seal.” [Some Came Running]

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  • 1 6-16-2009 at 10:28 am

    RichardA said...

    I’m drumming for The Hangover as this year’s the “little miss movie” that could. I’m looking at this year’s top contenders and I could easily see them fall by the way side when released–and that’s when a generally well received movie with box office gross exceeding 2 million will make it in the short list.

  • 2 6-16-2009 at 11:21 am

    Brando said...

    The Hanogover will not be the little movie that could. The studio already new that would be sucessful, that’s why they were talking about a sequel even before the movie came out. And it’s a guys movie, just like Wedding Crashers and that kind. We should not exaggerate

  • 3 6-16-2009 at 7:15 pm

    El Rocho said...

    Loved ‘The Hangover’. It was just plain funny. Real humor. I loved it.

  • 4 6-16-2009 at 9:20 pm

    Alex said...

    I think the quality of the films being released has been on a steady decline for the past few years. Accordingly, whenever a decent, above average film comes along, it is exalted. The Hangover was good, but not that good. Then again, it was much better than The Reader.