Peter Jackson + King Kong = Ka-Ching! While I’m not totally convinced of the need to remake King Kong, it is nice to see Peter JAckson get some recognition as a first-class film maker. What am I talking about? Check out www.scifi.com for more.
For you Kevin Smith fans out there… There’s a little tidbit about a new Kevin Smith project in the works at superherohype.com The title alone is almost worth the price of admission. Add a touch of Kevin Smith hilarity and we’re talking Oscars! Remember, you heard it here first, on … [Read More]
Thinking about starting a boycott It should really come as no surprise that I love movies. I love just about everything about them. I love going to the theater with friends, I love popcorn (although I don’t love paying $5 bag a bag for it), I love the atmosphere and … [Read More]
“The Rundown.” Off-hand, my intentions of seeing this movie were slim to none until I saw…. …….the trailer. Good Yummy Stuff.
S.W.A.T., brought to you by: Dr. Pepper, Power Chords and the Number: Infinite. Folks, it could’ve been called “The Random Police Squad from Burmingham, Alabama” but that title would’ve told you right up front that that movie wasn’t good, and who’d want that? Okay fine, granted, you’ve got a couple … [Read More]
Tuesday Top Ten Hello, and welcome to another Tuesday Top Ten. Sticking with the geek theme that was suggested last week (by me) I have decided this week to present the top ten comic book to movie adaptations. Before we get to the actual top ten though, some things need … [Read More]
Actually looking forward to Open Range The rise and fall of Kevin Costner has been well documented and probably also well deserved. After directing one of the most powerful films I have ever seen (Dances With Wolves) and putting out a couple of other decent films like JFK, The Untouchables, … [Read More]
Positive and Negative buzz for Gibson’s ‘THE PASSION’ I found this interesting article on CNN today relating to Mel Gibson’s new film chronicling the death of Jesus Christ called “The Passion”. Very few people have seen it since Gibson is being extremely selective about screening the film. Those who have … [Read More]
I know I’ll get mocked for this, but… It was a quite night on the home front this evening, so my family watched Armageddon on TV. You know what, I really like the movie. I know that most people usually talk about how dumb it is, or cheesy it is, … [Read More]
Yes it’s true, Garfield the movie is coming When I was a kid in grade 6, Garfield was THE funniest thing in the paper. I loved it. I even loved the short lived cartoon series when it came out. Although you don’t really hear much about the character anymore, I’m … [Read More]
Just for fun Here’s a quick list of my top 10 favorite 2003 films so far. Notice I didn’t say “Best films of 2003”. These are just the ones I personally enjoyed the most #1) X-Men 2 – The first X-Men gave the genre new life #2) Finding Nemo – … [Read More]
Speaking of Which… Okay, The Movie Blog isn’t a bunch of guys blabbing about movies like “High Fidelity” talked about music… There’s some stuff I plum don’t know.. And in light of Johnny talking about Superheroes and directors, I recall being bloody excited about Darren Aronofsky directing “Batman: Year One”. … [Read More]