The Social Network to Open the NYFF

Pics from set on Flickr — click here for more. It’s kind of old news now by web standards but it’s worth mentioning that the Social Network will indeed open the New York Film Fest, which runs from September 24 through October 10. ¬†It’s almost worth flying...
Posted On 09 Jul 2010

Annette Bening Takes the Lead as “Kids” Soars

The Kids Are All Right did okay out of Sundance, but now that it’s hitting the mainstream, it is looking like a much more formidable contender for one of the Best Picture slots, and also for Annette Bening, who just gets better as she gets older. Ten 100s on Metacritic will...
Posted On 09 Jul 2010

Oscar Watch on Kristen Stewart, Melissa Leo

Welcome to the Rileys features three really great performances, so says the buzz coming out of Sundance. Kristen Stewart is supposed to be particularly good as the 16 year-old stripper. This MTV review says Stewart is “utterly fearless in “Welcome to the...
Posted On 08 Jul 2010

Mad Men Promo Pic

Still waiting for the Full Don Draper….courtesy of ONTD. ¬†Click for larger.
Posted On 07 Jul 2010

Ghost Writer Tops Fine’s List

Marshall Fine wrote up a first half of the year report (lots of these floating around lately). ¬†And his top five are kind of interesting: 5. Shutter Island 4. Winter’s Bone 3. Toy Story 2. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo And 1. ‚ÄúThe Ghost Writer‚Äù: Roman Polanski‚Äôs...
Posted On 06 Jul 2010