This Girl Means Business And Is Bound For Vengeance

 
Synopsis: A  girl escapes the basement she was locked in, and seeks vengeance on her kidnappers.
 

 

A girl is trapped in a basement with no way out, waiting for someone to rescue her, not quite the concept that Jose Manuel Cravioto took for Bound For Vengeance.

 

The movie starts out with a girl chained …

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WWE's Miz and Summer Rae On Their Careers And Filming of Marine 4

 

I had a chance to speak to the Mike “The Miz” Mizanin and Summer Rae (Danielle Moinet) about their experience filming The Marine 4: Moving Target, as well as their experience in WWE.

 

Jim: Hey guys!

 
Miz: How are you?
 

Jim: Miz, this is your second go-around with the Marine. It’s one of the longest runn…

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Madame Bovary Review

 

 
Director: Sophie Barthes
Genre: Drama
Writers: Felipe Marino , Gustave Flaubert, Sophie Barthes
Stars: Paul Giamatti, Ezra Miller, Mia Wasikowska
 
Synopsis: The beautiful wife of a small-town doctor engages in extramarital love affairs in an attempt to advance her social status.

 

 

Madame Bov…

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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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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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April 2, 2004
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It’s Official … Shaolin Soccer Got Chopped …

— Posted by John Campea

So, the early reviews for Shaolin Soccer are out and almost universally positive (check here for a good cross section) but it’s also confirmed that Miramax has done a pretty…

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April 2, 2004
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New Screen Shots From Casshern!

— Posted by John Campea

At the very top of the list of films I’m looking forward to right now is Casshern, a Japanese sci-fi flick that hits theaters in Japan in late April. The…

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April 1, 2004
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Goodbye garbage weather.

— Posted by John Campea

I’m leaving for the Dominican Republic now. I’ll be back later. With a tan. I hereby pass the blogging ball to one of our other bloggers for 9 days. I’ll…

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April 1, 2004
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More Hellboy on DVD!

— Posted by John Campea
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April 1, 2004
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Trailer for Oxide Pang’s Tesseract Finally hits Online

— Posted by John Campea

Been waiting for this for a while … a trailer for Oxide (The Eye, Bangkok Dangerous) Pang’s The Tesseract has finally hit online. It’s on the Japanese site for the…

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April 1, 2004
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Hell is Officially frozen: Battlefield earth 2 somehow got a green light.

— Posted by John Campea

Whoa whoa, stop the horses….. Someone just lost their job. I’m sure, any day now, whoever is in charge and has been taking a vacation so he can cheat on…

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March 31, 2004
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Pictures of the Batman Begins Batmobile. Sure ain’t flimsy.

— Posted by John Campea

Well, if you’ve ever said to yourself: “Self, if I ever become a superhero, my vehicle isn’t going to be a flashy, flimsy yuppy style slick-mobile, I’m gonna have a…

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March 31, 2004
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Infernal Affairs’ Chopping Block Begins for US Release.

— Posted by John Campea

Sigh. Shoulda seen nonsense like this coming. First off, I must accept that these very well could be turned into good things, but I doubt it. So far. For those…

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March 30, 2004
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Spider-Man 2 Clips and behind-the-scenes stuff!

— Posted by John Campea

Oh, this’ll be really quick… but in case you’re getting ansy in yer pantsy waiting for the full Trailer of Spiderman 2 to be released, Sony has been kind enough…

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March 30, 2004
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Calcium Kid Trailer: HEY LADIES! ORLANDO BLOOM WITH NO SHIRT ON!!!

— Posted by John Campea

Ah yes…..The words “Orlando Bloom Topless…” I can see the quivering fingers of horny teenaged girls sending the web hits into the stratosphere already. I actually have no idea if…

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March 30, 2004
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Jack Black Slated for Peter Jackson’s King Kong

— Posted by John Campea

Well colour me stinky. If this film isn’t gettin’ funner and funner. Jack Black has currently snagged the part of Carl Denham, a reporter in the mighty Peter Jackson‘s casting…

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March 29, 2004
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Disney Tackles Toy Story 3 All By Itself.

— Posted by John Campea

Did you ever see Freaky Friday? Either one of them? Or any other “take on someone else’s responsibility” type movies? You know the routine: the person with the big ego,…

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March 29, 2004
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Sir Peter Ustinov dies

— Posted by John Campea

It is a sad day for any serious fan of film. One of the truly great actors of our time has passed away. Sir Peter Ustinov died Sunday night of…

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