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5 years ago

Top 20 composers of the past 20 years

John Farr, at bestmoviesbyfarr.com, has compiled his personal list of ten composers who he feels wrote the most memorable scores of the 15 years from 1959-1974. He chooses this... (Read More)

5 years ago

Seth Rogen on Letterman

David Letterman has a much stranger sense of humor than he normally gets to express on his own show. As offbeat as he can be, I first realized we... (Read More)

5 years ago

Sherlock Holmes poster

(click to enlarge) The brooding teaser poster for Sherlock Holmes has the Baker Street sleuth striking a pose that reminds me of another fin-de-si√®cle eccentric. And another one. (Some... (Read More)

5 years ago

Subtitles for Dummies

Don’t buy the new DVD or Blu-ray discs for Let the Right One In unless you like all the subtlety and nuance sucked right out of your movies. The... (Read More)

5 years ago

A Joaquin Time-Bomb

Director James Gray speaks out about the bizarre behavior of former BFF, Joaquin Phoenix. Gray is in the UK promoting Two Lovers, and he’s less than thrilled that the... (Read More)

5 years ago

Maurice Jarre, 1924 – 2009

From the BBC: French composer Maurice Jarre, best known for his music for Hollywood films, has died in Los Angeles at 84, after suffering from cancer. Jarre, father of... (Read More)

5 years ago

Sugar trailer

Thanks to Jack Stark for tipping us to the trailer for Sugar, nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance last year (Frozen River won) and nommed for Best... (Read More)

5 years ago

Broken Embraces, Spanish trailer

Love the nod to Bernard Herrmann with the trancy whirlpool harp √† la Vertigo. And is that a shot quote from Notorious too? How many of our Spanish readers... (Read More)

5 years ago

Shutter Island, teaser poster

Brad Brevett at Rope of Silicon has this teaser poster scanned from the Berliner Zeitung newspaper. Looks like Scorsese (or at least the Paramount market department) is playing up... (Read More)