Batman Year One is a go!

I think more than any other superhero genre film, a new version of Batman is what I have personally be waiting for the most. My excitment jumped through the roof when I found out that Christopher Nolan (director of Insomnia and Memento) is taking the helm and directing. As far … [Read More]

Looking for contributors

Hey there! We√¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢re looking to add a couple of regular contributors to The Movie Blog. If you watch a lot of flicks and enjoy writing and sharing your views and opinions, then why not join our little online forum. If you√¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢re interested, just drop John an email. Tell him a … [Read More]

A new Highlander trilogy?

It looks like it could actually be a possibility. Coming Soon.Net said the following: The persistence of the producers Peter Davis and Bill Panzer. They’re in negotiations with Miramax for at least another movie. I believe they’re trying to sell the idea of a trilogy, somewhat akin to the Lord … [Read More]

The Matrix vs. The Matrix:

The Matrix vs. The Matrix: An Oscar Showdown? An interesting situation is developing over at WB that I hadn’t really taken into consideration. A great little article at The Gate elaborates: When it comes to filmmaking – nothing has made the Oscar race stranger than the recent trend of filming … [Read More]

Not really news, but…

Not really news, but… Although this information has been out for awhile, here’s a little tidbit about prequels for Bubba Hotep: This movie will be a prequel to 2003’s Bubba Ho-Tep, depicting Elvis Presley’s earlier adventures before he ended up in an elderly citizen’s home in west Texas. This project’s … [Read More]

Death To Smoochy

Death To Smoochy – A much maligned piece of brilliance Every once in a while a film comes out that is universally slammed by the critics. When Death To Smoochy came out, I remember how surprised I was to hear the utter distain the critics had for the film, especially … [Read More]