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Dargis Hearts Downey, Jr.

Although the film seems to be pretty good by her standards, the NY Times Manohla Dargis reserves her highest praise for Robert Downey, Jr., soon-to-be-dubbed Critics Darling of All Time. I'm starting to think Downey, Jr. could do an El…

Tetro Update

Looks like the Coppola movie will go to Cannes after all, as Hollywood Reporter's Rebecca Leffler reports: Although the director said last week that he turned down an invitation to walk the red carpet at the Festival de Cannes, his film…

Official Cannes Roster Announced

Thanks to Bridgie James Rosenthal for letting us know the official Cannes line-up was announced overnight. The biggest disappointment is the absence of Tetro, but Francis Ford Coppola politely declined his Cannes invitation last week,…

Downloading Nancy

Albert Stockwell (Rufus Sewell, Dark City, Illuminata) comes home from work one day, he finds a note from his wife of 15 years, Nancy (Maria Bello, A History of Violence, Thank You for Smoking), saying she has gone to see friends. After…

DisneyNature’s Earth

DisneyNature will release Earth on April 22nd, Earth Day, and if it makes a boatload of cash it could be a contender for the doc race, even if it isn't particularly hard-hitting. Earth was made by the same filmmakers who did the…

The ‘Streep-inator’ spreads her wings

(click to enlarge) ‚ÄúIt's so beautifully arranged on the plate - you know someone's fingers have been all over it.‚Äù ~ Julia Child USA Today makes an interesting point: The Streep-inator is about to strike again. Action hero…

First Look at The Lovely Bones

Film School Rejects points us to an interview in USA Today with Peter Jackson that's topped by this claustrophobic shot of Stanley Tucci as murderer George Harvey. USA Today wonders how the brutality of the movie will translate to the…

Two posters for The Brothers Bloom

The poster above was created by director Rian Johnson's cousin, Zach. I like how the embellishments and oval vignettes look like hand-drawn currency. After the cut find the official poster created by a marketing committee. Guess…

Armored

How about swinging some yang as antidote to the huggaholic yin in the trailer below? Thanks to Jon Pace for bringing Armored to our attention. I might have shrugged this one off except it's directed by Nimr√≥d Antal whose creepy…

My Sister’s Keeper

When this trailer began, the steel doors slammed down on my cynical heart to shield me from emotional manipulation. Then those doors fell right off their hinges and I got jerked around like a rag doll. As this compelling story…