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Matt Damon’s date still on with Liberace

| July 7, 2010 | 3 Comments

Dark Horizons runs across a quote in the Las Vegas Sun about the status of Steven Soderbergh’s biopic Liberace, in which Michael Douglas would play the sparkly virtuoso, and Damon is set to portray his longtime lover Scott Thorson. “Yeah, it’s going to happen. We’re going to do it... (Read More)

Tree of Life completed; rated by MPAA

| July 7, 2010 | 2 Comments

At this point, any news at all about the status of Terrence Malick’s Tree of Life is reason for cautious optimism. From Slashfilm and RoS we learn that the movie is finished, has been submitted to the MPAA, and officially received a PG-13 rating. It’s noted that troubled distributor... (Read More)

Ghost Writer Tops Fine’s List

| July 6, 2010 | 61 Comments

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 personal... (Read More)

Inception: Why So Serious?

| July 6, 2010 | 37 Comments

Although I missed the whole thing, apparently there was a sort of Twitter fight about whether or not the Dark Knight fan base had it in for anyone who dared to say a negative thing about Inception. This, because some have seen the movie and others haven’t. Those who... (Read More)

Joseph Gordon-Levitt in DETAILS

| July 6, 2010 | 16 Comments

Maybe the only other actor generating as much heat as DiCaprio and Cotillard in the cast of Inception is Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who’s this month’s cover boy in DETAILS. An extraordinarily bright kid, true: Get Joe rolling and it’s only a matter of minutes before the conversation is ping-ponging between... (Read More)

Big Bang Big Boom

| July 6, 2010 | 1 Comment

In the wake of yesterday’s rush of Inception fervor, there’s a recurring reaction we’re hearing. Everyone agrees Nolan’s affection for in-camera effects and aversion to relying on CGI gives the movie a solid grounding in the real world. That’s the same feeling I get from stop-motion animation. There’s an... (Read More)

The Dream Police: Inception Goes Deep

| July 5, 2010 | 5 Comments

At some point while watching Christopher Nolan’s mind-bending, soul-churning masterpiece, Inception is a journey into the unseen rooms of the mind. It is also a slightly uncomfortably intimate look inside the mind of Nolan himself. It’s a frightening place to be, as it would be to enter anyone’s mind... (Read More)