AMERICAN HUSTLE and GRAVITY lead the Oscar nominations. 12 YEARS A SLAVE close behind. And what’s ALONE YET NOT ALONE?
The first-ever screening of David O. Russell’s American Hustle took place on Sunday. Word on the film ranges from decent to terrific, but the one aspect on which everyone seemed to agree: Jennifer Lawrence. Last year’s best actress winner apparently steals the movie with her scenes as the wife of
Awards, Fests, and Campaigns Disney will push Saving Mr. Banks, which had a great stateside debut at the AFI Fest, as a drama at the Golden Globes. Most of us thought the film, which examines Walt Disney and P.L. Travers’ disagreements about 1964’s Mary Poppins, would contend in the musical
The movie world is all about the actors, though the occasional director, like Peter Jackson, George Lucas, or Steven Spielberg, gets lucky every now and then. Among the cinematic minds who almost always the short end of the stick, however, are the writers, but The Hollywood Reporter gives them the
Now that the fall movie season is underway, it’s time to look back at the summer season that was… Frankly, this summer was a lot of hype and disappointment. The season started out with such promise but many films fell short of expectations. A few of our talented writers got
The Popcast is back and we are talking robots, aliens, monsters, ghosts, motor racing snails and epic romance.
This week The Popcast see’s itself scattered further across the globe as Dan reports live from Edinburgh at the EIFF. We talk over his festival picks, Monsters University and Brad Pitt’s zombie infested earth. We also question Yeezus’s ability to name children and see a new contender come into the
Monsters University provides a heart-felt friendship tale between Mike Wazowski and Sully, but I particularly loved its subversive message.
We had the pleasure of sitting down with Director Dan Scanlon and Producer Kori Rae from Monsters University, the latest feature from Pixar.
Directed by first-timer Dan Scanlon, Monsters University reunites the beloved voices of Billy Crystal, John Goodman, and Steve Buscemi while introducing a powerhouse supporting cast! It is my pleasure to report that real Pixarian heart and humor are back for summer 2013.
The newest Monsters University trailer from the UK has been released today and it definitely brings the hype! I loved the original Monsters Inc. and of course was very excited when it was announced the prequel of sorts was in production. Pixar looks to definitely have another winner on their
This week we’re a Dan down but that didn’t stop us from reviewing Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter, Brave, Hemingway and Gelhorn and Pariah. We also extract great performances from poor movies and ponder how much a good performance can actually carry a film. Download Episode REVIEWS Gwen – Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter,