Audiences Will Check-In to The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

 

THE SECOND BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL is the expansionist dream of Sonny (Dev Patel), and it’s making more claims on his time than he has available, considering his imminent marriage to the love of his life, Sunaina (Tina Desai). Sonny has his eye on a promising property now that his first venture, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel for the…

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Neil Blomkamp's Chappie is Barely Better than Crappy

 
Synopsis: In the near future, crime is patrolled by an oppressive mechanized police force. When one police droid, Chappie, is stolen and given new programming, he becomes the first robot with the ability to think and feel for himself.
 

 
District 9 and Elysium Director Neil Blomkamp presents his next sci-fi film Chappie w…

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Red Army Flawlessly Blends Hockey and History

From Oscar (R) nominated and Emmy award-winning filmmakers, RED ARMY is a feature documentary about the Soviet Union and the most successful dynasty in sports history: the Red Army hockey team. Told from the perspective of its captain Slava Fetisov, the story portrays his transformation from national hero to political enemy. From the USSR to Ru…

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The 2015 Boulder Film Festival Offers A Diverse Film (and Food) Lineup

 

The Boulder Film Festival, which runs from March 5th to the 8th, is a unique film festival for the Rocky Mountain region. March is a good time to catch up on movies playing the festival circuit because of the lack of quality programming especially after the Academy Awards.

 

Speaking of awards season, last year Oscar nomina…

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The Small and Intimate Madison Wizard World Comic Con

The Wizard World Comic Con is a year round comic convention that makes stops all around-the country. Last month it made a stop in Madison Wisconsin. I was on hand to cover the event and the following are some of what I experienced…

 

 

After previously attending the popular Wizard World Chicago Comic Con that falls in Aug…

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DVD Review: Birdman

 

 
Synopsis: A washed-up actor, who once played an iconic superhero, battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career and himself in the days leading up to the opening of his Broadway play. (c)Imdb
 

 

The movie of the year is finally out for everyone to see on DVD and Blu-ray. After sweeping th…

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What We Do In The Shadows is One of 2015's Funniest Movies

 

WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS chronicles the adventures of four vampire roommates trying to get by in a modern world that’s not always hospitable to the undead. Clement and Waititi, creators of the HBO hit series “Flight of the Conchords,” co-wrote, co-directed, and co-star in this hilarious send-up in which an endearingly unhip quartet of …

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The Correct Opinion Ep. 11 talks Oscars and Spider-Man

 
The Movie Blog presents their official podcast, The Correct Opinion!
 
On this episode of The Correct Opinion:
 
Anthony, Ryan, Jim, and Kenny discuss Oscar nominations, Spider-Man going to the Avengers, and…Gotham.
 

 
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McFarland, USA: An All-American Disney Tale Filled With Triumph

 

Synopsis: A former football coach transforms a small-town high school cross-country team into the best team in the state. 

 

 

Disney does it again. McFarland, USA is a triumphant real-life story brought to the big screen by Disney. It’s a story based around a down on his luck coach, that finds a coaching/teachi…

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Song of the Sea: Enchanting Oscar Nominated Film Won Me Over

From the creators of the Academy Award®-nominated “The Secret of Kells” comes a breathtakingly gorgeous, hand-drawn masterpiece. Based on the Irish legend of the Selkies, “Song of the Sea” tells the story of the last seal-child, Saoirse, and her brother Ben, who go on an epic journey to save the world of magic and discover the secrets of their …

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December 25, 2004
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Merry Christmas From The Movie Blog

— Posted by John Campea

Well, if you’re anything like me, this past year has seen the following: 1) Some good things happened to you. 2) Some bad things happened to you. 3) You achieved…

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December 24, 2004
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Sony to demonstrate Spiderman 2 on new 4k Digital Cinema

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Sony Pictures are preparing to demonstrate their 4K Digital Cinema at the Hollywood Pacific Theater on January the 13th with a screening of Spiderman 2. IMDB carry the story: Yair…

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December 24, 2004
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Another ex-employee sues Marlon Brando’s estate – Seasons Greetings!

— Posted by Rodney

There are a lot of things that annoy me about the movie industry, and they all make me glad I’m not actually in it as a career. Mind you the…

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December 24, 2004
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Kate Beckinsale Gets Snatched

— Posted by John Campea

Damn, talk about a bad shopping experience. According to Ananova, Beckinsale was Christmas shopping with her personal assistant after the premiere of The Aviator when some thieves snatched her purse….

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December 23, 2004
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Jerry Weintraub wants to produce an Oceans Thirteen

— Posted by Rodney

MTV Movies are carrying a small but interesting story that Producer Jerry Weintraub is interested in doing an Oceans Thirteen. “The question is, how do you make another one that’s…

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December 23, 2004
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Jerry Bruckheimer speaks on Pirates sequels

— Posted by Rodney

TextAd=Also check out Rotten Tomatoes Pirates of the Caribbean 2 or FilmForce Pirates of the Caribbean 2

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December 23, 2004
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BBC’s Film 2004 viewers films of the year

— Posted by Rodney

The BBC’s Film critique program, Film 2004 (obviously that title will change next year!) has announced the results of it’s viewers poll. This is always a telling poll and is…

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December 23, 2004
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Ryan Reynolds and Alanis Morissette To Appear in Just Friends Together

— Posted by John Campea

From Moviehole: “Blade Trinity” scene-stealer Ryan Reynolds tells today’s Herald Sun that his real-life squeeze, Alanis Morissette, is set to make a cameo in his next movie. “Just Friends”, which…

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December 23, 2004
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Scarlett Johansson Getting Trained For Mission Impossible 3

— Posted by John Campea

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December 23, 2004
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Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous Trailer

— Posted by John Campea

As I said before in a previous post, I know I’ll take some heat for this, but I actually liked the first Miss Congeniality… a lot. I thought it was…

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December 23, 2004
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The Longest Yard Trailer

— Posted by John Campea

I remember watching the original “Longest Yard” a few years ago on some network tv station. It was a man’s man movie, and Burt Reynolds was THE man. It was…

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December 22, 2004
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Oliver Stone defends Alexander and bins Margaret Thatcher film

— Posted by Rodney

Oh this makes me laugh. Oliver Stone has defended his film Alexander by saying, just so as not to upset or alienate anyone, that it’s… …themes and approaches are too…

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December 22, 2004
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Stan Lee to create 25 new Superheroes from Celebrities

— Posted by Rodney

Since this is my first Xmas on the MovieBlog I think I’m just finding out how quiet it gets for news about these times – don’t worry I’m squirreling away…

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December 22, 2004
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Nicolas Cage still talking over Ghost Rider

— Posted by Rodney

What’s happening with the much touted Ghost Rider then? Nicolas Cage has been on and off it, there have been rumours galore. However the BBC have this from a recent…

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December 22, 2004
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Peter Jackson’s Next Film After Kong

— Posted by John Campea

It looks like Peter Jackson has set his eyes on his next big film project after he’s done with King Kong. Sorry to tell you folks (but not surprisingly), but…

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December 22, 2004
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The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe Finishes Shooting

— Posted by John Campea

Well, I didn’t realize they were this far into the project, but apparently filming of The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe has wrapped in New Zealand. I’m very excited…

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December 22, 2004
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Sin City Trailer

— Posted by John Campea

I must admit I’ve been sceptical about the whole Sin City project. I stand before you now to tell you I’m now a believer. The trailer hit the web a…

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December 22, 2004
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The Pink Panther Trailer

— Posted by John Campea

Oh man, as much as I love Steve Martin, and as much as I love the old Pink Panther movies… I’ve got a really bad feeling about this project. The…

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