You know what, I√¢‚Ç¨‚Ñ¢m just a walking Pavlovian experiment. The moment I walk into a theatre√¢‚Ç¨¬¶ my mouth starts to water. Even if I just came from dinner and I√¢‚Ç¨‚Ñ¢m stuffed beyond belief, my mouth instantly starts craving that forbidden goodness that is POPCORN. I hardly ever eat the stuff. … [Read More]
The Scottish Film Industry is dying according to an article in The Herald. Scottish Screen, the agency charged with promoting Scotland as a film venue, said the nation was losing out to its European rivals and the latest Harry Potter film, the Goblet of Fire, could be the last of … [Read More]
Title=Empire Square Series 1 DVD
Summary=Sick, insulting and degrading, but it’s funny, and a satirical slap in the face for the way we live and value our lives. Usually with a nice little morale to tie it all up, just not always the one you would expect.
Title=Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith
Summary=I really enjoyed watching Revenge of the Sith. It is a strong film with a strong story, great effects and much improved dialog (with the exception of anything with Padmé in it). Star Wars fans should be quite happy… and non-Star Wars fans will enjoy as well.
You even notice how much your expectations of a film effect how much you enjoy it when you finally see it? You know what I mean. You think a movie that your girlfriend is dragging you to will totally suck, and then because it was “ok”, you actually walked out … [Read More]
So some really interesting numbers have just come out. It looks like Hollywood has enjoyed a record breaking year as far as generated revenue goes. Profits from video sale are up 10%, and despite the fact that it was a really weak year for blockbuster films, box office totals were … [Read More]
Mainly we talk about big movies and big productions, but it’s so refreshing to look at smaller productions. Mainly because they tend to be a lot more open about the process, and since the process is almost identical to that of larger movies, albeit everything is on a larger scale, … [Read More]
Studios, it seems according to the BBC, are re-thinking their ideas of combating piracy, it actually looks like they are beginning to change their mindset. One of the ways they are thinking of is to bring forward DVD releases, in some regions to before that of the theatrical release. “Right … [Read More]
John’s recent post on the best tips for a movie first date got me thinking, no, not in that way! First thought was that we should collate all the answers and build a nice little FAQ out of it, I can hear John already, “Cool. On you go then.”. That’s … [Read More]
Welcome to The Dating/Movie Blog! Although I’ve never been really popular with the ladies(I think dating me is officially listed with the government as “Charity Work”), I have always liked making a film a part of a first date. Now, notice that I said that a movie should be PART … [Read More]
Several times over the last couple of years we’ve put up posts about various movie celebrities who have proven themselves to be jerks by either words or actions. Usually it’s because they do or say something obnoxious or annoying… not because they commit some kind of huge evil. As an … [Read More]
You might not be thinking that Business news is very exciting, and the following snippet from the Guardian won’t immediately make you think of much. Corbis, the digital image company set up by Bill Gates in 1989, has bought…The Roger Richman Agency… Not much excitement to be had there then. … [Read More]