Check out The Fighter trailer in HD on iTunes.
It looks like the site has been hacked. Gee, I wonder why. I don’t have to think very hard to figure that one out but just FYI, no one has been banned for offensive comments. Thanks Zuckerberg fans.
The Hollywood Film Festival always kicks off the year with the earliest awards. The first winners include Wally Pfister, Cinematography of the year for his dazzling work on Inception, the incomparable Toy Story 3, and Iron Man 2 wins a visual effects award.¬† The link.
We’re born alone. We die alone. But in between, we are connected to people. We are connected to them because we love them. We give birth to them or give birth to us. They call us up to talk on the phone about their problems. They sleep next to... (Read More)
The Tourist trailer embarks on its transcontinental romp beginning with a nearly shot-for-shot facsimile of its 2005 source, Anthony Zimmer. (Discuss: Why no outcry over another unnecessary remake?) This new version tweaks some knobs to crank up the sophistication, injecting cheeky beats of humor in the remix to keep... (Read More)
Currently Ben Affleck’s The Town is¬†cleaning up¬†at BFCA with an 86, well within range¬†of a Best Picture nomination. Meanwhile, The American, Jack Goes Boating and Never Let Me Go¬†seem to have¬†gone down for good¬†in the BP race, if BFCA scores are any indication, which they generally are. All 10... (Read More)
The first film of the day was Darren Aronofsky‚Äôs Black Swan. I attended a screening at the beautiful historic Elgin Theatre, which is the best theatre of the festival and especially fitting to see a film about the ballet. Natalie Portman plays Nina, an innocent young ballerina being thrust... (Read More)
I so cannot wait to see this movie. And Miranda Richardson is just the greatest. Unfortunately the clip cuts out where it shouldn’t, but it’s worth a look anyway.