Paramount and Lionsgate do it up pre-Globes

Posted by · 10:04 am · January 17th, 2010

There will be a number of post-Golden Globes parties tonight — Summit, Warner Bros., Fox, Weinstein, etc. — but a pair of studios did it up Saturday night in honor of their nominees. First at the Chateau Marmont, Paramount toasted its stable with a star-studded, paparazzi-snapping affair.  Actually, it wasn’t the least bit comfortable.  Talk […]

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‘Button’ sparkles on Criterion Blu

Posted by · 12:03 pm · May 4th, 2009

The Criterion release of David Fincher’s “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” is a superlative piece of home entertainment to say the least, especially on Blu-ray.  Claudio Miranda’s photography was absolutely gorgeous as it was in cinemas, but being largely digital, the transition to high definition is seamless and probably belongs in the top tier […]

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Best ‘Button’ TV spot of the year…

Posted by · 11:44 am · January 9th, 2009

…maybe the best TV spot of the year period.  Though it could have been longer.  I’m sure you’ve all seen the commercial featuring Arcade Fire’s “My Body is a Cage,” but in case you haven’t, I’m including it below. It’s a shame the film came up nil last night.  I spoke to Eric Roth this […]

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