The Town, Social Network, Hereafter Still Box Office Strong

Hereafter increased its theater count over the weekend and that drove it to the fifth spot this weekend.¬† The Social Network still shows a low drop-off, as does The Town, which continues its march towards $100 mil. I’m still wondering whether The Town has the stuff to make...
Posted On 31 Oct 2010

Photorealistic Tintin details revealed

Empire has been gradually teasing a dozen close-up details of Steven Spielberg’s and Peter Jackson’s Tintin, and our first glimpse of the photo-realistic animation style looks impressive. Slashfilm has assembled the tiles onto an overlay of the iconic pose of intrepid...
Posted On 31 Oct 2010

Director George Hickenlooper Found Dead at 47

A shocking bit of news today. Director George Hickenlooper, whose Casino Jack starring Kevin Spacey was opening this year, has died from what appear to be natural causes. Hickenlooper was found dead this morning. A regular commenter at Jeff Wells’ Hollywood-Elsewhere, many...
Posted On 30 Oct 2010

Special Halloween Version of the Moviegasm Podcast

We decided to stop talking about films that haven’t opened and talk instead about the films we consider to be the great horror films. We also give recommendations for Halloween horror viewing, although other than Ryan’s shout-outs, our are fairly conventional. It...
Posted On 30 Oct 2010

13 Scariest Horror Soundtracks

The mid-’70′s through the mid-’80′s saw scores for horror films reach a pinnacle of brilliantly chilling extravagance Sasha and I have chosen 12 composers who gave us goosebumps in 13 films. Which frightening music of the night have we forgotten? Psycho...
Posted On 30 Oct 2010