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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Review: Fists 2 Fists 2: Weapon of Choice

 

 

Fist 2 Fist 2 is an ambitious all-around attempt for Jino Kang. The movie is not to be confused with a previous Jino Kang film named Fist 2 Fist. Fist 2 Fist 2, is a different movie from the previously mentioned one, it’s NOT a sequel.

 

Jack “The Ghost” Lee has a special set of skills. No, not quite Liam Nees…

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Fifty Shades had potential but gave into audiences' sexual desires

 
Synopsis: Literature student Anastasia Steele’s life changes forever when she meets handsome, yet tormented, billionaire Christian Grey.
 

 
Everyone has been anticipating Fifty Shades of Grey due to the popularity of the book series and their risque subject matter. The film is very much adapted from the books from the cha…

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TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT: Marion Cotillard's Outstanding Oscar Worthy Performance

Sandra (Cotillard) has just been released from the hospital to find that she no longer has a job. According to management, the only way Sandra can hope to regain her position at the factory is to convince her co-workers to sacrifice their much-needed yearly bonuses. Now, over the course of one weekend, Sandra must confront each co-worker in…

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August 8, 2004
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The Blue Planet. The Animated Movie Time Forgot. (We Found a Trailer)

— Posted by John Campea

A long, long time ago… well, 6 years ago to be specific, in July 1998 – a studio called “Rainbow Studios” (which still exists based in Phoenix, Arizona: here) unveiled…

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August 8, 2004
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The Forgotten Trailer. Jeepers, I love this one.

— Posted by John Campea

Okay, I’m slow on this I realize– This trailer was released a number of days ago, so it’s likely being beamed in theatres at present although I haven’t seen it…

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August 7, 2004
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Last Chance to Enter Our Village Giveaway!

— Posted by John Campea

Today’s the day. At the end of the day somebody will be the proud owner of a lovely 16 x 20 framed, signed, still from M. Night Shyamalan’s The Village….

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August 7, 2004
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Oscar Category I want to see

— Posted by John Campea

So I have been surfing through the comments and noticed that some people have asked, “Why did you go see the sequel if you didnt like the first one?” or…

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August 7, 2004
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New ‘Shaun of the Dead’ North American Trailer!

— Posted by John Campea

Let’s be honest, we’re sick of telling you why you need to be excited about this film. But you really need to be excited to see this film. Seriously. Shut…

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August 7, 2004
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August 10th – Lost Boys Special Edition 2-Disc DVD Goodness

— Posted by John Campea

This movie is a milestone. Why? Well, because it’s a Joel Schumacher film that I like. And it’s a Corey Haim and Corey Feldman movie that has actually made it…

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August 7, 2004
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Wow. A ‘Theatre Friendly’ Saw Trailer. And all the other ones.

— Posted by John Campea

Okay, so, it’s easily the most screwed up pretense for a film in recent days/weeks/months. And unless the movie goes all David Fincher on us, the movie probably won’t have…

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August 6, 2004
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The Movie Blog Wants Your Help!

— Posted by John Campea

Well boys and girls, got a call from the Toronto Film Festival’s box office this morning and we’ve been spurned. Spurned! No press pass for poor ol’ Bubba. Once I…

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August 5, 2004
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Whatever happened to the “Action Hero”?

— Posted by John Campea

Life is all about change. Cycles in the film industry are a testament to this universal truth. Take for instance the Action Hero. A few years ago there were a…

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August 5, 2004
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An Announcement.

— Posted by John Campea

I would like to take this opportunity to point out that every single post currently on the front page came from me. You slackers.

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August 5, 2004
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Justin Lin To Remake Old Boy

— Posted by John Campea

I’m a bit late on this, but Justin Lin – director of Better Luck Tomorrow – has signed on to remake Old Boy for North America. Meh. Just see the…

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August 5, 2004
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J-Horror Theater Website Online

— Posted by John Campea

So, if you’re a fan of Japanese horror films, this is a project that should have you about ready to fill your pants. We reported on it a while back,…

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August 5, 2004
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Fantasia Festival Announce Their Award Winners

— Posted by John Campea

Montreal’s Fantasia Festival has announced their award winners and there are a LOT of great films on the list, along with a couple surprises … The big winners on the…

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August 5, 2004
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Ralph Fiennes is Lord Voldemort!

— Posted by John Campea

Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you a flawless piece of casting: starring as Lord Voldemort in the upcoming fourth Harry Potter film, and presumably all subsequent Potter films as…

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August 5, 2004
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Rachel Weisz Signs On For Aronofsky’s The Fountain

— Posted by John Campea

Darren ARonofsky’s The Fountain is edging closer and closer to an actual start and this makes Bubba a happy boy indeed. Aronofsky’s one of my absolute favorite film makers and…

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August 4, 2004
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Three Days Left To Win Big-Ass Village Swag!

— Posted by John Campea

Holy crap! Why haven’t you entered this yet? We’re giving away a framed 16×20 still from The Village signed by Shyamalan and the cast! This, ladies and gentlemen, is one…

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August 3, 2004
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Wong Kar Wai’s 2046 Trailer Online

— Posted by John Campea

Okay, it’s definitely not an official trailer – it has the feel of a promo clip run on whatever the Japanese version of Entertainment Tonight is – but, man, does…

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August 2, 2004
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Collateral Review In Screen Daily

— Posted by John Campea

Michael Mann’s Collateral is one of the last big summer films that I really want to see and this review has got me looking forward to it even more ……

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— Scott Glenn as Wiseman from
Sucker Punch
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