Monthly Archives: August 2011

A Closer Look At The New Superman Suit.

Courtesy of ScreenRants, here’s a closer look at actor Henry Cavil in the new Supes suit. Fanboys are already ranting about the fact that it leaves out the red briefs. This should provide even more fodder for debate. Advertisements

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Darth Vader Goes All Emo in Star Wars Blu-ray Editions.

It’s bad enough that, in “Revenge of the Sith” prequel, George Lucas took one of the most frightening villains in the filmdom and transformed him into a fallen Jedi with one too many Fallout Boy records. Now, courtesy of IO9, … Continue reading

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Report: Porn Productions in L.A. Shut Down.

A truly disturbing report and a reminder that there is more than one film business in California (via The L.A. Times). “An adult film performer has tested HIV-positive, prompting a temporary shutdown of productions across the Los Angeles area until … Continue reading

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TheInbetweenersMovie….MyReview (via TheDiariesOfARockDweller)

If you’re not English or if you don’t watch BBC America, then you probably have no idea what this fellow is talking about. On the other hand, if you are any of the above, then you know this is a … Continue reading

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More “Avengers” Footage Leaks (Warning: Spoilers).

From IO9, here’s some video of Captain America (Chris Evans) fighting Loki (Tom Hiddleston) And here’s a pretty cool teaser poster as well.

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Weekend Box Office and Your Monday Must-Read.

As you might expect, what with a major hurricane slamming into the East Coast,  this weekend’s box office take was a touch on the sluggish side. “The Help” stayed atop the box office heap, while “Colombiana” and “Don’t Be Afraid … Continue reading

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Making The “Intelligent” Blockbuster: Critic Blasts Big Hollywood’s Contempt For Moviegoers.

In his new book “The Good, The Bad and the Multiplex,” Observer of London and 5 Live film critic Mark Kermode issues a scathing critique of the film industry and the alleged contempt that big studio film directors allegedly harbor … Continue reading

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