8/24 Web Round-up

Posted by · 8:11 am · August 24th, 2009

• Carey Mulligan praises “An Education” writer Nick Hornby for being objective with her character. [New York Magazine] • Gene Simmons tapped to vocalize Del Toro’s “Wolf Man.” [Contact Music] • Fear not, there’s hope for more “Beavis and Butt-Head” on the horizon. [Collider]

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6/23 Web Round-up

Posted by · 8:44 am · June 23rd, 2009

• How Sacha Baron Cohen ensnares his victims. [Daily Telegraph] • 26 titles announced for this year’s Toronto fest. [indieWIRE] • Anna Pickard breaks down the recent “2012” trailer. [The Guardian] • Gina Piccalo talks to Shohreh Aghdashloo, star of “The Stoning of Soraya M.” [Los Angles Times] • Noah Forrest joins the “Year One” […]

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REVIEW: “Star Trek” (****)

Posted by · 9:32 am · May 4th, 2009

From pulse-pounding beginning to edge-of-your-seat end, J.J. Abrams’ “Star Trek” moves at a break-neck pace that never lets up, never misses a beat and shockingly, never loses itself in its labyrinthine story.  It is a near-perfect action thrill ride that ticks off every box on the ultimate movie experience checklist and perhaps adds a few […]

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Is ‘Basterds’ [sic] developing the worst cast ever?

Posted by · 4:46 pm · August 14th, 2008

The on-going saga of Quentin Tarantino’s “Inglorious Bastards” seems to be one fumble after another as far as I can tell. It makes you wonder why Brad Pitt would slum it in a screenplay this abysmal to begin with, but he’s finding himself on screen with Eli Roth of all people. Simon Pegg is a […]

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