Daily Archives: February 28, 2012

In The U.K., It’s “Avengers Assemble” To You.

A new movie poster for the U.K. release of “The Avengers” reveals that the film will be known by a different name across the pond. Does this mean Thor and Captain America will have to fly on the other side … Continue reading

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What “The Artist” Taught Us About The Importance of Silent Film.

If you needed a reminder of the importance of preserving film history, it was driven home by “The Artist’s” big wins during this weekend’s Academy Awards. Writing in The Guardian, film critic Pamela Hutchinson says Michel Hazanavicius’ mostly silent tribute … Continue reading

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Does The World Need A “National Lampoon’s Vacation” Reboot?

Well, whether you want one or not, it looks like you’re getting one. New Line Cinema has signed “Horrible Bosses” screenwriters John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldsmith to direct a resurrected version of the 1980s raunch comedies that provided Chevy … Continue reading

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New “My Way” Poster Debuts.

Courtesy of ComingSoon.net, here’s the poster for “My Way,” the World War II drama directed by Kang Je-kyy. It opens on April 20. The film recently netted an “R” rating for “intense realistically graphic sequences of war violence.”

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New TV Spot For Pixar’s “Brave” Debuts.

Here’s the latest from the juggernaut animation house. This one looks like a good one to see if you’re the parent of a daughter (as I am): Here’s a synopsis: “Brave is set in the mystical Scottish Highlands, where Merida … Continue reading

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