Lost For Words Loses Your Attention

 
Synopsis: A former marine finds his potential soulmate in Hong Kong. 
 

 

The things one will do for love. In Stanley J. Orzel’s Lost For Words, a young United States ex-marine finds love across the world, only that the romance isn’t as spectacular as you would expect it to be in a movie.

 

Michael (Sean …

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Everything Can Change In 7 Minutes

 
Synopsis: Three high school friends commit a robbery in order to change their lives.
 

 

Writer and director Jay Martin was onto something when he came up with the 7 Minutes script, only that he must have gotten too tired to write a decent ending.

 

7 Minutes is about three longtime friends that have fall…

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The Duff: A Refreshing Teen Comedy With Sass And Charm

 

Synopsis: A high school girl attempts to change her ways and prove she’s more than what others see her as. 

 

 

Finally a teen comedy that packs charm and fun. It’s been a while since Mean Girls changed the landscape of teen high school comedies, and it’s been even longer since the likes of Clueless and the John…

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Ted 2 has laughs but they're short lived

 
Synopsis: Newlywed couple Ted and Tami-Lynn want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he’s a person in a court of law.
 

 
What do you get when you take the idea of bringing a Teddy Bear to life and make him a vulgar and obscene friend? You get a unique concept for a film that cap…

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Alex Ross Perry's "Queen of Earth" at BAMcinemaFEST June 22-28

Synopsis: Catherine (Elisabeth Moss) has entered a particularly dark period in her life: her father, a famous artist whose affairs she managed, has recently died, and on the heels of his death she’s dumped by her boyfriend James (Kentucker Audley). Looking to recuperate, Catherine heads out to her best friend Virginia’s (Katherine Waterston) la…

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A Female Hero Saves The World In Survivor

 
Synopsis:A Foreign Service Officer in London tries to prevent a terrorist attack set to hit New York, but is forced to go on the run when she is framed for crimes she did not commit. (Imdb)
 

 

In a summer season that usually produces a bundle of of action crime thrillers, Survivor stands on it’s own ground. Directo…

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Director James McTeigue Talks Survivor And Working With The Wachowski's

 

 

With the DVD and Blu-ray release of Survivor out June 23, I had a chance to talk to director James McTeigue. James talks about what it was like to work with Pierce Brosnan and Milla Jovovich, collaborating with the Wachowski’s, and the recently released Netflix series Sense8.

 

Jim: Hey James, good to hear from yo…

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Inside Out: Pixar's Creative and Emotional Masterpiece is a Disney Classic.

 

Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it’s no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions – Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy Kaling) and Sadness (Phyllis Smith). The emotions live in He…

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Interview: Me and Earl and the Dying Girl's Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

 

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl is the Sundance award winning drama based on the young adult novel of the same name about old friends who re-connect after one of them is diagnosed with a life threatening disease. Unfairly compared to an indie Fault in Our Stars, this indie has a quirky vibe featuring an ode to cinema. I had an opportunit…

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Fascinating Wolfpack Showcases Eccentric Movie Loving Family

 

Locked away from society in an apartment on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, the Angulo brothers learn about the outside world through the films that they watch. Nicknamed the Wolfpack, the brothers spend their childhood re-enacting their favorite films using elaborate homemade props and costumes. With no friends and living on welfare,…

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April 14, 2004
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The Punisher is Being Dealt Scathing Reviews

— Posted by John Campea

Well, I wasn’t expecting anything this bad, but apparently, the new Punisher film is really terrible enough to invoke random cutting of one’s self. The two reviews I’m referring to…

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April 12, 2004
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Korean horror thriller “The Phone” is being remade

— Posted by John Campea

Well, the trend continues I guess… Films from Asia that are shockingly good being remade for American audiences. Perish the thought they get shown the original. In this case, the…

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April 11, 2004
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Passion back at #1 is Fine, Disney taking a bath is even better.

— Posted by John Campea

Well, granted, I did call it, but it didn’t really come as too much of a shock that Passion took the box office tickets over the weekend this week. It…

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April 10, 2004
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Don’t say we don’t listen to our readers!!!! Especially Redpimp.

— Posted by John Campea

Are we not courteous or WHAT? This entire forum is for Redpimp’s Complaints about Kill Bill and any related Kill Billness. Apparently, he didn’t like it. Actually, that’s an understatment….

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April 10, 2004
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Kill Bill Volume 2 Trailer and reviews

— Posted by John Campea

Again, this maybe old, but I haven’t been in the continent so lick me. I’m quite happy to return home to find a trailer for Kill Bill Vol. 2 that…

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April 9, 2004
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NBC and the new Spiderman Trailer

— Posted by John Campea

Jeepers, soak sun for a week and I miss everything. Apparently, during “The Apprentice” last night – a show which, if I may be so bold, is about as fun…

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April 9, 2004
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Passion regains number one spot. and punches into the top 10.

— Posted by John Campea

Well, Well, look at this. After.. oh.. roughly 3 weeks, The Passion of the Christ has re-taken the number one spot after dropping to the number 5 spot last weekend….

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April 9, 2004
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Will They Ever Learn? Ever? Please?

— Posted by John Campea

Well, I saw this coming but that doesn’t make me any happier about it … More general stupidity from Miramax when it comes to an Asian film acquisition. I volunteered…

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April 9, 2004
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Steamboy Trailer

— Posted by John Campea

Just realized that despite bringing this film up a few times I have yet to post the link to the trailer. So here it is in glorious Quicktime. Steamboy is…

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April 9, 2004
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Zhang Yimou’s Follow Up to Hero Lands a Distributor

— Posted by John Campea

Zhang Yimou’s highly anticipated follow up to Hero – Shi Mian Mai Fu – has landed a quality North American distributor in Columbia, the same people that handled Crouching Tiger….

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April 7, 2004
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New Projects From Mike Mignola and Bruce Campbell!

— Posted by John Campea

Ah, the irony. As soon as I go running down the caliber of the Sci Fi Channel’s in house productions they go and announce these two gems: Hellboy creator Mike…

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April 7, 2004
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Star Wars Episode III Release dates

— Posted by John Campea

Well, the countdown may now officially commence. This is from the Official Star Wars website The circle will at last be complete when Star Wars: Episode III is released to…

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April 6, 2004
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Jet Li Shoots Down Retirement Rumors.

— Posted by John Campea

Asian martial arts star Jet Li has squashed rumors of his impending retirement. Stories had surfaced indicating Li was intending to quit film work to study Buddhism full time. Though…

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April 6, 2004
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Anime Gone Live Action

— Posted by John Campea

A pair of intriguing, though disturbing, rumors of live action adaptations of Japanese anime productions have surfaced recently … First, the US Sci Fi channel will be adapting Witch Hunter…

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April 6, 2004
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Star Wars on DVD

— Posted by John Campea

Surpised I haven’t seen this anywhere else yet but all the major online outlets are now accepting preorders for the four disc DVD set of the original Star Wars Trilogy….

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April 6, 2004
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Wilbur Wants His DVD

— Posted by John Campea

Okay, I know we’ve got at least one Brit reading this thing regularly, so David, this one’s for you … Before I latched on to my current Japanese movie fetish…

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April 6, 2004
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Grease 3?

— Posted by John Campea

Ok, I have no idea of what to think of this. Apparently Olivia Newton-John and Hugh Jackman are going to be in Grease 3. it looks like going without Travolta….

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April 3, 2004
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Hellboy

— Posted by John Campea

So I woke up on April Fools day to find that my fiance Amanda had fallen in love with someone else. HELLBOY! She was spouting off trivia about the making…

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