Life is all about change. Cycles in the film industry are a testament to this universal truth. Take for instance the Action Hero. A few years ago there were a bunch of them around that always seemed to draw a crowd. Names like Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, Jean Claude Van … [Read More]
I would like to take this opportunity to point out that every single post currently on the front page came from me. You slackers.
I’m a bit late on this, but Justin Lin – director of Better Luck Tomorrow – has signed on to remake Old Boy for North America. Meh. Just see the original. It’s flawless as is.
So, if you’re a fan of Japanese horror films, this is a project that should have you about ready to fill your pants. We reported on it a while back, but here’s a refresher: realizing that Japanese horror was becoming a hot ticket world wide producer Taka Ichise pulled together … [Read More]
Montreal’s Fantasia Festival has announced their award winners and there are a LOT of great films on the list, along with a couple surprises … The big winners on the critics’ list were Last Life in The Universe, Shaun of the Dead, and The Uninvited. I’ve not seen The Uninvited … [Read More]
Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you a flawless piece of casting: starring as Lord Voldemort in the upcoming fourth Harry Potter film, and presumably all subsequent Potter films as well, is Ralph Fiennes. I thought they may have cast Voldemort a bit older than this, but frankly I’m very … [Read More]
Darren ARonofsky’s The Fountain is edging closer and closer to an actual start and this makes Bubba a happy boy indeed. Aronofsky’s one of my absolute favorite film makers and I’d been itching to see what he would come up with after Requiem For A Dream so I was left … [Read More]
Holy crap! Why haven’t you entered this yet? We’re giving away a framed 16×20 still from The Village signed by Shyamalan and the cast! This, ladies and gentlemen, is one quality collectible. And valuable. And you’ve only got till Saturday! Read the rules here and get to it.
Okay, it’s definitely not an official trailer – it has the feel of a promo clip run on whatever the Japanese version of Entertainment Tonight is – but, man, does this thing have some stunning visuals in it. This is Wong Kar Wai’s futuristic pseudo-follow up to the stunning In … [Read More]
Michael Mann’s Collateral is one of the last big summer films that I really want to see and this review has got me looking forward to it even more … I thought The Insider was a great film, but it has been a long time since Mann made a crime … [Read More]
I’ve enjoyed a lot of Tony Scott’s films but not so much that I actively follow the man’s upcoming projects, but Domino is one I’ve been waiting for. Why? Script by Richard Kelly, baby. Kelly’s the genius behind Donnie Darko and the upcoming Southland Tales and he is definitely a … [Read More]
Our Lady Snowblood DVD giveaway contest has come to an end and we have a winner. We had nine entries get all of the trivia questions correct so it came down to a random draw and our winner is Jon Fidler. Yes, Nick, you did get them all correct so … [Read More]