June 4, 2004
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Ong Bak Lands A Wide Release!

— Posted by John Campea

It’s not up on the distributor’s site yet but word on the street is that Magnolia Pictures has picked up the amazing Thai martial arts film Ong Bak and will…

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June 1, 2004
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Whee! Major Hellboy Giveaway!

— Posted by John Campea

Hey there boys and girls. Here it is. You’ve been waiting with bated breath, I know, and you are now officially free to resume respiration for here it is: our…

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June 1, 2004
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Asimov’s Foundation Being Adapted for Film!

— Posted by John Campea

Wow. Isaac Asimov’s Foundation novels have long sat on that imaginary list of “unadaptable” properties – books people would love to film but that everybody figures would be next to…

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June 1, 2004
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Fahrenheit 9/11 Lands A Distributor

— Posted by John Campea

Okay all you Moore bashers, it’s time to get your hate on. Variety has just reported that Fahrenheit 9/11 has landed a joint distribution deal with Lions Gate (a fine…

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June 1, 2004
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Holy Crap. Shrek Just Crushed the Box Office.

— Posted by John Campea

Wow. Apparently the big green guy and the planet’s imminent destruction just combined to set an all time weekend box office record. Shrek remains at #1 with $92 million over…

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June 1, 2004
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Old Boy is as good as the Hype …

— Posted by John Campea

‚ÄúViolence can be visually very beautiful, really exciting. But what’s important is what’s hiding behind the violence. I prepare the ground beforehand so that the violence doesn’t seem gratuitous.‚Äù Chan…

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June 1, 2004
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Green Butchers Coming to North America

— Posted by John Campea

I’m going to go out on a limb here and assume that at least a few of you remember me raving about a little Danish / Scottish film called Wilbur…

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June 1, 2004
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Website For Richard Kelly’s Southland Tales!

— Posted by John Campea

Yes, I realize that it’s early to go making generalizations about Richard Kelly’s strengths as a director what with him being all of one film into his career – that…

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May 31, 2004
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Open Water Trailer.. Man this would suck.

— Posted by John Campea

Okay, I was gonna write a post on this last night, but I was sleepy – deal with it, okay? excellent. The Trailer Either way, in my sleepy stooper, I…

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May 29, 2004
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In Praise of Spaced

— Posted by John Campea

Okay, I was going to wait until I finished making my way through the box set before posting something about this but I just hit something that’s thrown me right…

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May 28, 2004
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Fangoria Interviews Oxide Pang!

— Posted by John Campea

Okay, I think I’ve been pretty clear that I’m a big fan of the Pang Brothers and their films, so I was mighty pleased to see this article in which…

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May 28, 2004
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First Films Announced for the 2004 Fantasia Festival!

— Posted by John Campea

Fangoria has released a list of films confirmed to play at this year’s Fantasia Festival and it’s a good one if you’re a fan of genre film … French slasher…

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May 28, 2004
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Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy Inteview

— Posted by John Campea

In case you lived under a rock for the last 33 years, or had a girlfriend, the fiction literature that truely defines geek noir sci-fi comedy, is finally being made…

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May 28, 2004
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Just a friendly reminder…

— Posted by John Campea

In case you all had forgotten, and as I have been so recently reminded: This fight scene in “They Live” is something else. Good Grief.

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May 26, 2004
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Sony Commits to Christmas Release for House of Flying Daggers!

— Posted by John Campea

Okay, I was pretty sure the Gondry news was the best I would come across today, but then I found this: MonkeyPeaches is reporting that Michael Barker – a co-President…

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May 26, 2004
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Details on Michel Gondry’s Next Film!

— Posted by John Campea

Well, he’s responsible for what I still say is far and away the best film so far this year – that being Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind – so…

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May 26, 2004
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Harrison Ford’s Going Back To Space.

— Posted by John Campea

Well it appears that Harrison Ford’s self imposed hiatus following the travesty that was Hollywood Homicide (Look at me! I’m Harrison Ford and I’m made of wood! And no, I…

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May 26, 2004
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Original Juon: The Grudge to be Released in July. Have a Trailer to celebrate.

— Posted by John Campea

Well, I wasn’t expecting to see this – partly because I didn’t think the original would get a release so close to the remake’s release and partially because it’s 4:51am…

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