I almost feel silly asking “What went wrong with Cars?” after it made over $60 million on it’s opening weekend. I mean come on! $60 million is a HUGE number by just about any ones standard. But apparently not for Pixar. A 77% on Rotten Tomatoes is great for just … [Read More]
I know this will put me in the minority, but I’ve grown tired of Adam Sandler. Don’t get me wrong, I don’t dislike Sandler at all, I even enjoyed The Longest Yard pretty much. But to me, Sandler has grown stale. After the great performance he gave in Punch Drunk … [Read More]
The topic of remakes always gets people wound up pretty tight. Yesterday this issue came up again with the announcement that New Line is about to launch a project to remake the Asian masterpiece “Battle Royale”. Most people seem to take a really negative stance when it comes to the … [Read More]
Back when I was a producer at a Visual Effects Company in Western Canada, one of the constant struggles we had when working with a deadline was not doing the actuall artistic work… but rather how on earth… once the artistic work is done… to get everything rendered in time. … [Read More]
Ok, before I say anything else you have to keep this in perspective. Compared to other movie sites out there, The Movie Blog is TINY TINY TINY. There are bigger and better sites out there that get more traffic in a day than we get in a month. So yes, … [Read More]
Title= The Break Up
Summary= John gives his quick 3 minutes review of The Break Up
You’ve probably noticed that I haven’t posted much about the whole Blu-Ray or HD DVD phenom going on right now. Why? Mostly because I refuse to be yet another sheep for these bastard money grubbing companies. Let me explain. I finally got around to getting myself a 42′ Plasma TV. … [Read More]
Joel sent me this link to Entertainment Weekly’s list of the top 25 worst sequels of all time. Now, I should mention that I don’t agree with much of the list… but lists are nonetheless a lot of fun to rant and debate about… so I thought I’d post it … [Read More]
Title= X-Men 3
Summary= John gives his quick 3 minutes review of X-Men 3.
Title= The Da Vinci Code
Summary= John gives his quick 3 minutes review of The DaVinci Code.
This past Friday night, after Doug and I had wrapped up yet another sensational installment of The Audio Edition, we ran out the door and headed to a church not more than a 10 minute walk up the street from my place to attended the wedding of our Monday Round … [Read More]
Everyone seems to think that The Da Vinci Code is going to be a major run away blockbuster monster this weekend. I’ve herd some analysts predicting $70+ million for opening weekend. That’s a guarantee right? Don’t bet on it. Something I’ve learned over the last almost 3 years of doing … [Read More]