This weeks biggest releases are Seven Psychopaths, Hotel Transylvania, Masterpiece Classic: Downton Abbey Season 3, Hello I Must Be Going, and Paranormal Activity 4. Hotel Transylvania got a Golden Globe nomination for Best Animated Feature Film. Also, Downton Abbey is one of the hottest shows out right now! Here’s a clip from
Twenty years ago, Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln might have been the undeniable, no-holds-barred front-runner to win best picture, best director, and myriad other prizes at the Academy Awards. While such a sweep might not happen in this day and age, the aura of a prestige film with an iconic director at
On Friday, Ang Lee’s Life of Pi kicked off the New York Film Festival and received high marks from the critics. The epic scale, lauded visual effects, and story about humanity might tug the heartstrings of Oscar voters, and if there’s a movie out there to grab “the heart vote,”
After talking with Frankenweenie producer Don Hahn, I had the opportunity to chat with Allison Abbate, whom he called “one of the greatest stop-motion producers of all time.” Allison has worked with some incredible directors including Wes Anderson, Brad Bird, and, of course, Tim Burton. Her credits include Space Jam,
Fall is an interesting time at the box office. It’s a mix of summer leftovers and the beginnings of the award season hopefuls. It’s an ecclectic mix where you have family friendly fare alongside depressing dramas vying for Oscars. Even the term “Fall release” needed some clarification. We decided that
Hotel Transylvania was not my favorite animated film from San Diego Comic-Con this year, but it loos a lot better than anything Adam Sandler has been involved in lately. The cast also includes, Selena Gomez, Andy Samberg, Kevin James, Fran Drescher, Cee-Lo Green, David Spade, Steve Buscemi, Molly Shannon, and Jon Lovitz.
This is the type of trailer (thanks in no small part to the narrator’s voice) that gives me chills in the theater because I get so excited to see the film! I still got that feeling watching this trailer on my laptop just now. There are elements of so many