Angelina allegedly rumored to be thinking about how cool it might be to play the next hypothetical Catwoman, maybe

Ang-felina? Here’s an odd story circling the globe. Former TV Catwoman, Julie Newmar, “has given her blessing” for Angelina Jolie to take on the role in an upcoming movie nobody has heard about, based on the fact that “industry friends tell me she has...
Posted On 30 Jul 2008

Tony Jaa’s spiritual devotion

Looking at movies from inside the blinkered bubble of the Hollywood hype machine, or broadening our scope to the wider realm of international prestige films, it’s easy to forget that many of the most exciting aspects of movie-making have much humbler beginnings. Classic...
Posted On 30 Jul 2008

The X-Files: I Want To Believe

THE X-FILES: I WANT TO BELIEVE (2008) – ***1/2 out of 5 Guest review by RRA The idea of a new X-FILES adventure in 2008 was very provocative to me early on in how it could possibly deal with our national psyche in Bush America. If the television series was about the Baby...
Posted On 29 Jul 2008

Venice ’08 Intl. Film Festival Line-up

Screen Daily has the line-up for the 65th Venice Film Festival. Burn After Reading gets its World Premiere. Competition The Wrestler, dir. Darren Aronofsky (US) The Burning Plain, dir. Guillermo Arriaga (US) Il papa di Giovanna, dir. Pupi Avati (Italy) BirdWatchers, dir. Marco...
Posted On 29 Jul 2008