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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June 28, 2004
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Election Day in Canada

— Posted by John Campea

Even though this isn’t a movie related topic, being a Canadian based website I thought I would be remiss if I didn’t (don’t vote Conservative) at least mention the fact…

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June 27, 2004
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Bubba’s Fantasia Picks!

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Never let it be said that we’re not responsive sorts around here. Gripe enough about something and we will generally try and respond. Fantasia has still not released the complete…

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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!

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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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