Monday, February 21, 2011

Review - Unknown

Just after arriving in a foreign country a man is in a car accident that knocks him into a coma. Days later after he awakens, the man finds out that someone has stolen his identity and no one believes him. His own wife reacts like she has never seen him before. With no other options the man sets out to uncover his true identity and prove who he really is.

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Short Film: The Black Mamba

Movies and advertising have gone hand in hand for quite some time. Product placement helps to add financing to a movie's budget and recently Nike while promoting Kobe Bryant's latest basketball shoe has brought in director Robert Rodriguez to make a short film as an advertisement for the new shoe. The result is "The Black Mamba." Take a look at the short film below...

Friday, February 11, 2011

Review - Justin Bieber Never Say Never

A documentary that follows pop superstar Justin Bieber for ten days on his sold out tour leading up to his performance at Madison Square Garden.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Trailer: X-Men First Class

We've been waiting to see our first glimpse of the prequel X-Men film in motion and today that wait has ended. Released through Facebook we know have a our first trailer for "X-Men: First Class." Take a look below...

WB Finalizing Logan's Run

Warner Brothers has been trying to get a remake of the 1970's scifi "Logan's Run" off the ground for the better part of the last decade. Today, news has surfaced reporting WB may have found the right combination to finally get this remake in front of cameras. Take a look at the full details after the break...

Monday, February 7, 2011

Super Bowl Ad Reactions

Yesterday was Super Bowl XLV and while plenty of us were watching the game, a big number were also tuned in just for the commercials. Its a tradition. The latest cars, beers and food are heavily pitched to us. Also which is more important to myself, all of the latest movie advertising. New trailers and teasers and sometimes our first look at a highly anticipated movie. This year was no different and below you can read my reactions to some of the biggest trailers that played during Super Bowl XLV.

Sunday, February 6, 2011

Review - Sanctum

A group of explorers on an expedition through remote underwater cave system find themselves trapped after a tropical storm hits the area. Now stuck in a life or death situation, the diving team must work together to find way out of the undiscovered caves.

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Review - A Somewhat Gentle Man

After serving a twelve year sentence for murder Ulrik is reluctantly released from prison. Divorced, estranged from his son and still in debt to his old gang Ulrik attempts to get his life back in order one step at a time.

Friday, February 4, 2011

Poster: Captain America The First Avenger

Our first one-sheet for "Captain America: The First Avenger" hit the net and I have it here for you below. Slowly week by week we have been getting small snippets of the red, white and blue hero, but today we have a glorious poster to stare at. Take a look for yourself below...

Review - Cedar Rapids

A small town insurance agent is sent to Cedar Rapids Iowa to represent his agency Brown Star Insurance at an annual insurance convention and win the companies fourth Two Diamonds Award in a row. When he's introduced to three convention veterans he quickly finds himself in for experience he never imagined.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

More Rewrites for Jack Ryan

Paramount has ordered re-writes on the next Jack Ryan installment currently titled "Moscow." The potential fifth movie installment of Jack Ryan has been in development stages for what seems like forever now, but this latest delay is for the better. Paramount has hired the illustrious Steven Zaillian to re-work the script. Take a look at the full details below...

More Dark Knight Rises Talk

As production heats up towards a shooting date this spring for "The Dark Knight Rises" were going to see a ton of updates coming your way and today I have some exciting buzz. Its been revealed that actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt is in talks to join the third Christopher Nolan Batman film for an undisclosed role. Also surfaced is an interview with Nolan's longtime cinematographer Wally Pfister in which he says that Nolan has come up with the "perfect trilogy." Checkout the full scoop below...

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Summit Buys Frankenstein Prequel

I've always been a fan of Dr. Frankenstein. Especially the idea of what made him into who he is. What got him into medicine. What made him into the strange scientist we know in the classic Mary Shelley novel, etc. Well it seems I'm not the only one who might be interested because Summit Entertainment has just acquired the film rights to a prequel story of Dr. Victor Frankenstein. Take a look at the full details below...

The Killer Remake Announced

Another classic foreign film is being remade. This time it is John Woo's 1989 seminal classic "The Killer." The original film is one of many movies I saw back in the early 90's that changed my appreciation of film. It is one of those films that you'd hope would not be remade, but alas here we are. Take a look below for the full rundown of the announcement made yesterday...