This Girl Means Business And Is Bound For Vengeance

 
Synopsis: A  girl escapes the basement she was locked in, and seeks vengeance on her kidnappers.
 

 

A girl is trapped in a basement with no way out, waiting for someone to rescue her, not quite the concept that Jose Manuel Cravioto took for Bound For Vengeance.

 

The movie starts out with a girl chained …

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WWE's Miz and Summer Rae On Their Careers And Filming of Marine 4

 

I had a chance to speak to the Mike “The Miz” Mizanin and Summer Rae (Danielle Moinet) about their experience filming The Marine 4: Moving Target, as well as their experience in WWE.

 

Jim: Hey guys!

 
Miz: How are you?
 

Jim: Miz, this is your second go-around with the Marine. It’s one of the longest runn…

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Madame Bovary Review

 

 
Director: Sophie Barthes
Genre: Drama
Writers: Felipe Marino , Gustave Flaubert, Sophie Barthes
Stars: Paul Giamatti, Ezra Miller, Mia Wasikowska
 
Synopsis: The beautiful wife of a small-town doctor engages in extramarital love affairs in an attempt to advance her social status.

 

 

Madame Bov…

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Lost For Words Loses Your Attention

 
Synopsis: A former marine finds his potential soulmate in Hong Kong. 
 

 

The things one will do for love. In Stanley J. Orzel’s Lost For Words, a young United States ex-marine finds love across the world, only that the romance isn’t as spectacular as you would expect it to be in a movie.

 

Michael (Sean …

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Everything Can Change In 7 Minutes

 
Synopsis: Three high school friends commit a robbery in order to change their lives.
 

 

Writer and director Jay Martin was onto something when he came up with the 7 Minutes script, only that he must have gotten too tired to write a decent ending.

 

7 Minutes is about three longtime friends that have fall…

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The Duff: A Refreshing Teen Comedy With Sass And Charm

 

Synopsis: A high school girl attempts to change her ways and prove she’s more than what others see her as. 

 

 

Finally a teen comedy that packs charm and fun. It’s been a while since Mean Girls changed the landscape of teen high school comedies, and it’s been even longer since the likes of Clueless and the John…

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Ted 2 has laughs but they're short lived

 
Synopsis: Newlywed couple Ted and Tami-Lynn want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he’s a person in a court of law.
 

 
What do you get when you take the idea of bringing a Teddy Bear to life and make him a vulgar and obscene friend? You get a unique concept for a film that cap…

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Alex Ross Perry's "Queen of Earth" at BAMcinemaFEST June 22-28

Synopsis: Catherine (Elisabeth Moss) has entered a particularly dark period in her life: her father, a famous artist whose affairs she managed, has recently died, and on the heels of his death she’s dumped by her boyfriend James (Kentucker Audley). Looking to recuperate, Catherine heads out to her best friend Virginia’s (Katherine Waterston) la…

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A Female Hero Saves The World In Survivor

 
Synopsis:A Foreign Service Officer in London tries to prevent a terrorist attack set to hit New York, but is forced to go on the run when she is framed for crimes she did not commit. (Imdb)
 

 

In a summer season that usually produces a bundle of of action crime thrillers, Survivor stands on it’s own ground. Directo…

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Director James McTeigue Talks Survivor And Working With The Wachowski's

 

 

With the DVD and Blu-ray release of Survivor out June 23, I had a chance to talk to director James McTeigue. James talks about what it was like to work with Pierce Brosnan and Milla Jovovich, collaborating with the Wachowski’s, and the recently released Netflix series Sense8.

 

Jim: Hey James, good to hear from yo…

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February 17, 2005
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Tracey Emin’s controversial teenage film gets special sub-18 screening

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A while ago we talked about Tracey Emin withdrawing her movie Top Spot from distribution due to the BBFC classing it as an 18 movie when she had created it…

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Constantine Reviews

— Posted by Rodney

This is one film I’ve been looking forward to with guarded enthusiasm. Now, the critics have rung in, and unfortunately they’re basically saying what a few friends of mine (who…

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February 17, 2005
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Son Of The Mask Reviews

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Did anyone in the free world really have any doubt that Son of the Mask would totally suck eggs? I knew it from the time I heard it was going…

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February 17, 2005
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How to throw a last-minute Oscar party

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Neat little article over at the San Jose Mercury News. Go on over and read it. Here’s a snippet: You might pick one film to set the theme for the…

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February 17, 2005
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Another sci-fi movie for Alex Proyas

— Posted by John Campea

Alex Proyas has produced some excellent work, and in particular the wonderful Dark City, that is a fantastic movie. His next project promises to be just as interesting. Knowing is…

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February 17, 2005
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Will Smith’s next project, a superhero film

— Posted by John Campea

I was really interested when I began reading the blurb from Coming Soon for Will Smith‘s latest movie… Jonathan Mostow will direct the story of a superhero who crash-lands in…

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February 17, 2005
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Eucalyptus halted because of issues with the script

— Posted by John Campea

There’s been lot’s of news stories of the troubled times the Australian production Eucalyptus has been having, and now it’s all over as the film is postponed indefinitely due to…

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February 16, 2005
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Bryan Singer’s new project “U Want Me 2 Kill Him?”

— Posted by John Campea

Looks like Bryan Singer is up for another controversial and sinister movie akin to his previous work on Apt Pupil, taking the story of a young boy who conspired towards…

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February 16, 2005
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The Director may just be chosen for Saw 2

— Posted by John Campea

Saw 2 looks like it has a Director, and despite previous news it doesn’t look like it’s going to be subtitled Hacksaw, Hammer or even Mole Grip! JoBlo got the…

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February 16, 2005
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Spielberg pushing forward with 1972 Munich Olympics movie

— Posted by John Campea

Now this could be an interesting project. The documentary I saw on the 1972 Munich Olympics hostage crisis was gripping and totally eye opening, for many reasons, none of which…

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February 16, 2005
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Daniel Day-Lewis returns in The Ballad of Jack and Rose

— Posted by John Campea

You sometimes wonder what happens to great talent when they disappear for long periods, and why someone who is blessed with wads of genuine acting ability should choose not to…

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February 16, 2005
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Nefertiti movie starring Halle Berry

— Posted by John Campea

I loved the old Historical and Biblical epics you see on Sunday afternoon, such movies as The Robe, Cleopatra, you know where I’m coming from. When I read in MovieWeb…

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February 16, 2005
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Poseidon Adventure remake gets a Director

— Posted by John Campea

I can hardly believe this, but the daddy of all disaster movies is going to be remade. MovieWeb are reporting that The Poseidon Adventure is going through the dull, lifeless…

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February 16, 2005
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Hollywood to remake Takashi Miike’s One Missed Call

— Posted by John Campea

A while ago I watched a Korean movie called Phone, in which a reporter has her mobile phone number changed in order to hide from a gang who she has…

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February 16, 2005
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Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Trailer

— Posted by Rodney

The new trailer for The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy is now online and I’ve gotta admit it looks pretty darn sweet. I’ve been pretty pessimistic about this who project…

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February 16, 2005
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Brosnan Wanted How Much To Play Bond Again?!?

— Posted by Rodney

In previous posts over the last year or so I’ve mentioned that I was disappointed about the studios decision not to bring Pierce Brosnan back as James Bond again for…

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February 16, 2005
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Blusescreen Creator Honored With Oscar

— Posted by Rodney

It’s difficult to imagine where visual effects in movies would be today without Bluescreen (or Greenscreen in many cases) technology. There would be no Lord of the Rings… heck… there…

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February 15, 2005
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Can a movie deserve Best Film without any other awards?

— Posted by John Campea

The BAFTA’s are passed, and I’m being asked what I was going to comment on, what wasn’t said in the post of the winners. Well, I have a problem with…

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“Dear Lillian, soon I hope to take you on a Caribbean cruise, where we can hold hands on a soft summer's evening and watch that old Jamaican moon. Why that old Jamaican will be mooning us, I have no idea.”

— John Turturro as Roland T. Flakfizer from Brain Donors, 1992

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