Review: A Walk Among The Tombstones

 

 
Matt Scudder is a former cop now a private eye. He is asked by a drug dealer to find the men who kidnapped his wife. It seems like they killed her even after he paid them. Scudder refuses. But the man later goes to see him and tells him how his wife was killed. Scudder takes the job. He does some research and thinks the me…

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The Correct Opinion Ep. 10 talks Selma and Idris Elba as James Bond

 
The Movie Blog presents their official podcast, The Correct Opinion!
 
On this episode of The Correct Opinion:
 
Anthony, Ryan, Jim, and Kenny discuss Oscar worthy films, Selma, and Idris Elba as a possible James Bond.
 

 
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Review: Cake

 
Synopsis: Claire becomes fascinated by the suicide of a woman in her chronic pain support group while grappling with her own, very raw personal tragedy. (c) Imdb

 

 

When the 2015 Oscar nominations were made, Jennifer Aniston’s name has been floated as a major snub. Cake, opening nationwide on January 23rd, will giv…

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Mike Leigh's Mr. Turner A Magnificent, Yet Boring Art Film

 

This film explores the last quarter century of the great if eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851). Profoundly affected by the death of his father, loved by a housekeeper he takes for granted and occasionally exploits sexually, he forms a close relationship with a seaside landlady with whom he eventually lives incognito in …

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Review: Little Accidents

 

 

 
 

Synopsis: In a small American town still living in the shadow of a terrible coal mine accident, the disappearance of a teenage boy draws together a surviving miner, the lonely wife of a mine executive, and a local boy in a web of secrets. (Imdb)
 

 

First time director Sara Colangelo mi…

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American Sniper is an Exceptional War Epic

 

Synopsis: Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle’s pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and turns him into a legend. Back home to his wife and kids after four tours of duty, however, Chris finds that it is the war he can’t leave behind.

 

 

We’ve all seen many war films as they seem to be a staple for …

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Blackhat: Michael Mann and Chris Hemsworth's Disappointing Generic Computer Thriller

Set within the world of global cybercrime, Legendary’s Blackhat follows a furloughed convict and his American and Chinese partners as they hunt a high-level cybercrime network from Chicago to Los Angeles to Hong Kong to Jakarta.

 

Michael Mann’s generic foray into crafting a meaningful and interesting computer hacking Internation…

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Rory Kennedy Discusses Her Oscar Nominated Last Days of Vietnam

Synopsis: During the chaotic final days of the Vietnam War, the North Vietnamese Army closed in on Saigon as the panicked South Vietnamese people desperately attempted to escape. On the ground, American soldiers and diplomats confronted a moral quandary: whether to obey White House orders to evacuate only U.S. citizens or risk being charged wit…

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Interview: Inherent Vice actor Michael Cotter

 

Inherent Vice opens in theaters on January 9th. I got a chance to talk with one of the actors in the film, Michael Cotter, who plays Rhus Frothingham. We discussed the movie, as well as the cult-hit Dylan Dog.

 

 

Jim: Hey Michael, glad we get to catch up. Wanted to start out with Inherent Vice, what was the process…

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Paul Thomas Anderson's Zany Inherent Vice is a Densely Constructed Masterpiece

 

“Inherent Vice,” is the seventh feature from Paul Thomas Anderson and the first ever film adaption of a Thomas Pynchon novel. When private eye Doc Sportello’s ex-old lady suddenly out of nowhere shows up with a story about her current billionaire land developer boyfriend whom she just happens to be in love with, and a plot by his wife a…

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May 25, 2004
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Godzilla: Final Wars Website Updated!

— Posted by John Campea

Someone just pointed out on the KFC boards that the official website for Godzilla Final Wars has been updated … It’s a bit early for the artwork to be actual…

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May 25, 2004
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Lemony Snicket’s a Series of Unfortunate Events Trailer/Tv Spot. News to me….

— Posted by John Campea

Okay, apparently, this is a Tv Spot, but folks, I’ll be honest, I hadn’t even heard of this: A Series of Unfortunate Events, Due December of this year. – Although…

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May 25, 2004
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The BIG Ho-Tep DVD EVENT TODAY!!!

— Posted by Rodney

Okay, I don’t care what of how many of who’s ever Lord of How Many Rings you plan on buying today, because Today is The Day that Bubba Ho-Tep becomes…

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May 24, 2004
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Shrek Rules the Box Office

— Posted by John Campea

Wow. I expected Shrek 2 would take the top spot at the box office but not like this … and judging from the quotes I’ve seen from Dreamworks execs today…

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May 24, 2004
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Wong Kar Wai to Shoot Bruce Lee Movie

— Posted by John Campea

Moving with uncharacteristic speed (Seriously, this guy takes forever to get his films made) Chinese auteur Wong Kar Wai has announced that his follow up to 2046 – which premiered…

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May 23, 2004
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Pirates of the Caribbean 2 Auditions and Casting Calls

— Posted by John Campea

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May 23, 2004
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Looking for the Fahrenheit 9/11 Trailer?

— Posted by John Campea

The Trailer has finally been released! Click Here For The Trailer [CURRENTLY BACK UP!! as of June 5th] Alternate Downloads: Official Trailer in Full Quicktime on Apple.com [Currently Up] www.dreamscapesoftheperverse.com…

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May 23, 2004
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Pirates of the Caribbean Parts 2 and 3 Combined Sequels

— Posted by John Campea

TextAd=Also check out Rotten Tomatoes Pirates of the Caribbean 2 or FilmForce Pirates of the Caribbean 2

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May 23, 2004
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‘Batman Begins’ Open Casting Call Auditions for Extras.

— Posted by John Campea

First off, if you don’t live in England, you can pretty much skip this – but if you do and you think you have a very snappy “background of a…

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May 22, 2004
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Whee! Blue Spring Coming To North America and the UK!

— Posted by John Campea

Well, I’ve heard rumblings of this for a little while, but it’s just been confirmed … Toshiaki Toyoda’s Blue Spring is coming to DVD in North America and the UK…

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May 22, 2004
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Michael Moore Wins Palme D’Or

— Posted by John Campea

Well all you Michael Moore haters here’s the thing. The man may still have a weight problem but he also now has the most prestigious film award in the world….

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May 22, 2004
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Bubba is Back in the Country …

— Posted by John Campea

Bleary eyed, yes. Smeared on the Interstate, no. I made it back from Chicago last night to find a bloody huge stack of mail waiting for me (more on that…

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May 22, 2004
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Watch the First 5 minutes of Shrek 2.

— Posted by John Campea

Well, that title is pretty self-explanatory, isn’t it? Click here to check out the first 5 minutes of Shrek 2 C’mon folks, it’s opening weekend give yourself a sample and…

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May 21, 2004
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THX 1138

— Posted by John Campea

I am shamed to think that I have never seen this movie. I intend to resolve this. George Lucas’ first feature film is coming back to theatres to promote the…

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May 20, 2004
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Spongebob Squarepants Trailer and Teaser. Good Stuff.

— Posted by John Campea

The teaser has been released for quite a while and with the release of the trailer, I realized I never made a post about it. Either way, Spongebob, despite all…

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May 20, 2004
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SHI MIAN MAI FU (House of Flying Daggers) not Picked up by Miramax! Yaay!

— Posted by John Campea

We’re getting lots of hits from people looking for the Teaser or the Trailer — here they are: The Japanese Teaser (Windows Media) and The Trailer (the trailer is in…

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May 20, 2004
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George Lucas Removes Original Darth Vader.

— Posted by John Campea

Consider this opening sentence your “Grain of Salt” warning. That said, what they are claiming to be an ‘Ain’t it Cool’ Exclusive, aintitcool.com has posted this rather disturbing picture from…

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May 19, 2004
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Around the World in 80 Days, The Village TV Spots and Arthur Trailer #2

— Posted by John Campea

Well, Bubba is still hard at work even though he’s elsewhere in world… Apparently, he’s been chatting with a few important people that know more than we do as far…

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