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Friends of the Revolution: Facebook in the news

| February 14, 2011 | Leave a comment

Is it possible Facebook might inspire people as much as a radio speech? hey, Mubarak. Stealing a million dollars isn’t cool. You know what’s even less cool? Stealing billions of dollars. You don’t get 80 Million Friends by blocking the internet. Last night’s 60 Minutes interview with Wael Ghonim,... (Read More)

Taxi Driver 35th Anniversary DVD & Blu-ray

| February 14, 2011 | 2 Comments

Nominated for 4 Oscars — Robert De Niro, Best Actor; Jodie Foster, Best Supporting Actress; Bernard Herrmann, Best Original Score; and Best Picture — Taxi Driver of course won nothing the year Rocky was the movie you feel. A rare disconnect when Best Director and Best Picture nominations only... (Read More)

The Adjustment Bureau, posters & trailer

| February 14, 2011 | Leave a comment

Your future has been rather aggressively photoshopped. But somehow for once the androidgenous porelessness enhances the unsettling effect. Not to be alarmist or anything, but I think I recognize that fedora from Dark City. Trailer after the cut. Nice gun-metal sheen to the cinematography from 2-time Oscar winner John... (Read More)

Wally Pfister wins ASC Award for Inception!

| February 13, 2011 | 1 Comment

Wally Pfister: ASC Award for Feature Film, for Inception! Stephen Windon: Asc Award for TV Movie /Mini-Series for the Pacific, Okinawa Jonathan Freeman: ASC award for TV Series ‚Äì Boardwalk Empire, ‚ÄòHome‚Äô episode Michael O‚ÄôShea: ASC Career Achievement in TV Award John Seale: ASC International Award for cinematography (Rain... (Read More)

Fincher Takes Director, King's Speech Picture at BAFTAs

| February 13, 2011 | Leave a comment

Best Film ‚Äì The King‚Äôs Speech Best Director ‚Äì The Social Network – David Fincher Best Leading Actress ‚Äì Natalie Portman – Black Swan Best Leading Actor ‚Äì Colin Firth – The King‚Äôs Speech Best Supporting Actress ‚Äì Helena Bonham Carter – The King‚Äôs Speech Best Supporting Actor ‚Äì... (Read More)

Fincher Takes Director, King’s Speech Picture at BAFTAs

| February 13, 2011 | 339 Comments

Best Film ‚Äì The King‚Äôs Speech Best Director ‚Äì The Social Network – David Fincher Best Leading Actress ‚Äì Natalie Portman – Black Swan Best Leading Actor ‚Äì Colin Firth – The King‚Äôs Speech Best Supporting Actress ‚Äì Helena Bonham Carter – The King‚Äôs Speech Best Supporting Actor ‚Äì... (Read More)

BAFTA – No Guts, No Glory

| February 13, 2011 | Leave a comment

Does it feel like it takes a lot of guts to predict anything but a sweep for The King’s Speech? Stranger things have happened. What if a movie got nominated for 14 BAFTA’s and only won 2. Like say, Best Film and Best Production Design. That would be strange,... (Read More)