Tag Archives: The Muppets

Review: The Five Best Movies I Saw This Year.

Well, it’s almost time to close the book on 2011. Now seems as good a time as any to look back on some of the best movies I saw this year. Ironically enough, not all of them were actually released … Continue reading

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Film Bits: A Hanukkah Sampling of Writing Around The WordPressosphere.

Good Morning, Everyone. It’s time for Film Bits, my periodic sampling of the best in movie writing from around the WordPress universe. I’ve picked up some new friends and followers in the last couple of weeks, so I’m particularly eager … Continue reading

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The Weekend Box Office And Your Monday Must-Read.

Happy Monday, Everyone. Because they had nowhere to go but up, box office receipts improved 64 percent over last weekend. But before you start breaking out the party hats, the “Sherlock Holmes” sequel starring Robert Downey Jr. and the new … Continue reading

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Wait? The Muppets Are Communist??

Because nothing screams “Red Menace” like a multibillion film franchise put out by a corporate studio that stands to make even more money from toy, fast-food and other merchandise tie-ins. When will the madness ever end? From Slate this morning: … Continue reading

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Weekend Box Office And Your Monday Must-Read.

A Long-Running Cineaste feature returns after a brief hiatus today. “Twilight” three-peated during a slow weekend at the box office, while The Muppets remain in second place. From BoxOffice Mojo, here’s the weekend by the numbers: TW LW Title (click … Continue reading

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A Reason To Be Thankful: The Muppets Are Back.

Oh Yeah. I’ll be so taking my wife and daughter to see this over the holiday weekend.

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Film Bits: More Movie Writing From Around WordPress.

A periodic Cineaste’s Lament feature returns today after a long absence. Here’s a quick survey of some of the other movie writing around the WordPressosphere. The Movieblog8 runs down the list of Top 10 movies they’re embarrassed they haven’t seen. … Continue reading

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