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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November 13, 2004
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Battlestar Galactica The Movie

— Posted by Rodney

I know what you’re thinking right now. “John, you must mean the new Battlestar Galactica TV show right?” Nope. If any of you haven’t seen the Battlestar Galactica mini series…

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November 12, 2004
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Underworld 2 Lands A Bad Guy

— Posted by John Campea

I always love it when a classically trained actor in the Shakespearian tradition takes on a less traditional role. This is REALLY the case here. Sir Derek Jacobi has signed…

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November 12, 2004
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Rush Hour 3

— Posted by Rodney

It appears there is indeed going to be a Rush Hour 3. As much as I dislike Chris Tucker (oh that man can be annoying), I have to admit I’ve…

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November 12, 2004
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Elektra Trailer

— Posted by Rodney

Oh my. joy flows through my veins like precious life giving blood. As any long time reader of The Movie Blog knows, Jennifer Garner and I have had several short…

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November 12, 2004
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Empire’s movie election results

— Posted by John Campea

I wish I had managed to get this posted before the results so you could all have voted, but I missed it. Empire ran a poll to find out which…

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November 12, 2004
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9/11 Commission Report to become a mini-series

— Posted by John Campea

It may sound hard to believe considering the dryness and sheer weight of this epic report, but Coming Soon have the story from Variety. Brian Grazer and Ron Howard’s Imagine…

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November 11, 2004
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Notifications by Bloglet

— Posted by Rodney

Hey there folks. Just a quick public service announcement. For those of you who have subscribed to The Movie Blog for updates, I’ve just transferred the system to Bloglet. This…

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November 11, 2004
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Soul and Glaser working on new Starsky & Hutch movie

— Posted by John Campea

I had read this before on some site and just saw it again today in the Guardian film summary and realised that it must be true. David Soul and Paul…

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November 11, 2004
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FX Network pushes for entertainment series on Iraq War!

— Posted by John Campea

More political US madness seen at Showbiz Data where it is reported that Steven Bocho (of NYPD Blue and Hill Street Blues fame – two of my favourite TV shows)…

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November 11, 2004
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Robert Burns biopic cast list

— Posted by John Campea

For those of you who don’t know, Robert Burns (or Rabbie Burns as we would say) is one of the most famous Scottish artists of all time. Born in 1759,…

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November 11, 2004
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UK opening weekend Box Office records smashed

— Posted by John Campea

Okay, don’t waste time trying to think what movie it is. Don’t struggle to think what’s showing in the UK just now and what it could be. It’s a not…

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November 11, 2004
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Moore considering Fahrenheit 9/11 Sequel

— Posted by Rodney

I have never seen a political figure so divide his own people as much as George W. Bush has. He actually lost the 2000 election (but only by a razor…

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November 11, 2004
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Clooney and Soderbergh producing 10 Commandments mini-series

— Posted by John Campea

I think this sounds really interesting, and from the tagline alone I’d be really interested to see how it turns out. With each commandment taking a one hour episode from…

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November 11, 2004
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Farrell eloquently comments on Bond possibilities

— Posted by John Campea

“There’s no f***** way I’m going to play that suave British t***, for f**** sake!” …is what Colin Farrell has said in and article from the Guardian Film, although slightly…

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November 10, 2004
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The Movie Blog: Audio Edition Vol.1

— Posted by Rodney

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November 10, 2004
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A Blade Spinoff Series: The Nightstalkers

— Posted by Rodney

I haven’t even seen Blade Trinity yet and I already think this is a good idea. Sci Fi Wire offers this up: Blade: Trinity writer/director David Goyer told SCI FI…

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November 10, 2004
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Take a Look at Blade: Trinity’s Dracula

— Posted by Rodney

Woo Hoo… lookin nasty. I can’t decide if he looks amazing or cheesey. What do you think?

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November 10, 2004
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Son of the Mask trailer

— Posted by Rodney

File this one under stupid bad idea of the month. I’ll never understand how some movie exec heard a pitch for a The Mask sequel without Jim Carry and think…

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