For those interested

Posted by · 7:29 am · August 31st, 2009

Some folks like to jump down my throat any time I even mention the title “Antichrist” recently, but this discussion about the film between David Poland, Kim Morgan and Larry Gross is one of the most compelling I’ve yet seen (or read). I’m also glad to hear some voices trying to temper the (self-assisted) “OMGmostshockingEVER” […]

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Debating ‘G.I. Joe’ on Attack of the Show

Posted by · 5:52 pm · August 10th, 2009

IC friends David Poland (Movie City News/The Hot Blog) and Robert Sanchez (IESB) appeared on G4’s Attack of the Show today to talk the “G.I. Joe” brouhaha and it was a pretty decent discussion.  I was hoping for more fireworks since I know Sanchez is a fan and Poland, of course, not so much.  But […]

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Blah, blah, blah

Posted by · 1:32 pm · March 23rd, 2009

UPDATE: I’ve been on a plane and then in a bed for the last however many hours, so I’ve come to the table late on this.  But Finke has responded in full and dropped the bomb that Variety wanted to buy Deadline Hollywood Daily, takes some cheap shots at Anne Thompson, etc.  No more posts […]

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Waiting on the blog-o-rage

Posted by · 7:43 pm · March 22nd, 2009

I’ve been kinda, sorta keeping up with some Twittered reactions to the recent blogger smack downs by Cynthia Littleton, Michael Fleming and editor-in-chief Peter Bart, but curiously, no reaction from the peanut gallery…yet.  It’s a lazy Sunday, after all. In a nutshell, it seems with this trinity Variety has called for us all to get […]

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Poland calls ‘Speed Racer’ a “masterpiece”

Posted by · 10:42 am · April 1st, 2008

Well, as usual, he doesn’t come right out and say it, but his implications are obvious. This film looks like an absolute headache to me, and considering the Wachowski brothers have not created something that caught my fancy since the first installment of “The Matrix” nine years ago, I’m not holding my breath here. Poland’s […]

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