June 27, 2004
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Fahrenheit 9/11 Takes Top Spot at the Box Office, Crushes Documentary Box Office Records in the Process …

— Posted by John Campea

This’ll be the last new Fahrenheit 9/11 post from me for a while, honest … Variety has just released their projected box office figures for this weekend and Michael Moore’s…

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June 27, 2004
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Little Britain = Absurd Comic Genius

— Posted by John Campea

Oh my. Thanks to a recommendation from Edgar Wright (have you read our interview with him yet? you should. here it is.) and a couple of fine British lads who…

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June 27, 2004
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Spiderman 2 reviews looking more than promising

— Posted by John Campea

As the countdown begins for the official release of Spiderman 2, early reviews are causing erections on fan boys everywhere. The good folks over at Rotten Tomatoes summarize some of…

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June 27, 2004
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Post Fahrenheit 9/11 observations

— Posted by John Campea

Every audience in every theatre will inevitably react to a film in a quasi-unique way. After viewing Fahrenheit 9/11 in a St. Catharines Cineplex Odeon theatre last night (which was…

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June 27, 2004
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Trailer For Miyazaki’s New Film Online!

— Posted by John Campea

Here’s something I found thanks to the good people over at KFC Cinema … The trailer for Howl’s Moving Castle – the new film by revered Japanese animation director Hayao…

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June 25, 2004
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Fahrenheit 9/11 Reviewed By Bubba

— Posted by John Campea

So I just got back from Fahrenheit 9/11 and honestly I’m a bit underwhelmed. Is it a good film? Yes, fairly, but it’s not a great film by any definition…

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June 24, 2004
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Have You Seen This Picture? Yeah, Well, It’s Fake.

— Posted by John Campea

Okay, chances are that friend who emails you every bad joke on the planet has sent a big version of this picture to you. – It’s a picture from the…

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June 24, 2004
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Great Fahrenheit 9/11 poster

— Posted by John Campea

Was scanning around this morning and I came across this alternate poster for Fahrenheit 9/11. I realize most of you have already seen it… but I hadn’t, so I’m putting…

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June 23, 2004
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Hey Look! They’ve Found a Way to Make Dungeons and Dragons 2 Even Worse Than the Original!

— Posted by John Campea

Oh man. I wouldn’t have thought it possible to make a worse film than the original Dungeons and Dragons but producer Joel Silver, God bless ‘im, has found a way….

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June 23, 2004
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Takashi Miike DVD Reviews and Giveaway Contest!

— Posted by John Campea

Is it a review? Is it a contest? It’s both! Yessir, the good folks at Artsmagic have sent us some goodies and we’re passing the love along both in terms…

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June 22, 2004
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Release Date for Clone Wars on DVD?

— Posted by John Campea

This is pure rumor mongering, but I spotted another interesting note whilst perusing Digital Bits … they’ve had word that both seasons of the animated Clone Wars shorts will be…

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June 22, 2004
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Disney Delays Studio Ghibli Releases

— Posted by John Campea

Is Michael Eisner picking a fight with yet another of Disney’s major feeder studios? Could be. According to The Digital Bits Disney has just indefinitely delayed the DVD releases of…

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June 22, 2004
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Takashi Miike + Takeshi Kitano = Bubba Filling His Pants

— Posted by John Campea

Okay, there’s next to nothing on the site so far and what’s there is in Japanese but this particular combination of talent has got me giddy with excitement. Japanese cult…

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June 22, 2004
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Miramax’s Shaolin Soccer DVD To Include Original Cantonese Version

— Posted by John Campea

Sigh. Why couldn’t they have just recognized that people wanted this in the first place rather than chopping a perfectly good film to bits? Apparently Miramax has taken out a…

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June 22, 2004
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Fahrenheit 9-11 Loses Rating Appeal

— Posted by John Campea

The Hollywood Reporter is reporting (appropriately enough) that the MPAA appeals board has heard the arguments in the ratings appeal for Fahrenheit 9-11 and has re-affirmed their original decision. The…

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June 22, 2004
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Evil Dead 1&2: The Musical. No, Really. You Must See this.

— Posted by John Campea

Well folks. Here it is: My big regret. I was actually pretty excited to audition for this last year, but I couldn’t – but good grief, I should’ve anyway. Returning…

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June 22, 2004
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Wow, there’s a lot of you.

— Posted by John Campea

Well, we didn’t really expect it, but themovieblog was bumped off of the Internet for a wee while today because of bandwidth. Hang in there, we’ll look into it. We’ve…

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June 21, 2004
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Trailer for US Remake of The Grudge Online Now!

— Posted by John Campea

Whee! The trailer for the US remake of The Grudge is now online and it had me giggling like a little schoolgirl … I had huge hopes for this film…

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