• Coming this October…31 Days of Horror!

    Darkness falls across the land, the midnight hour is close at hand, creatures crawl in search of blood, to terrorize y’alls neighborhood…and website! While the...

  • Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 9/30)

    And the Oscar goes to…Homeland? Wait…what?! Oh, that’s right, I meant the The Emmys — only the second-most substantial entertainment awards ceremony of the year!...

  • Battle of the Late Contenders – Hitchcock vs. Promise

    As you all know, this year, like almost every other awards season, we’ve had a few party-crashers looking to shake up the slow march to the...

  • Marc Webb will officially return to direct ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′!

    It looks as though the issues that Columbia/Sony has worked out whatever issues were potentially going to come between Marc Webb and directing their sequel...

  • TV Review: Last Resort (***)

    Shawn Ryan (The Shield) and Karl Gajdusek (Dead Like Me) bring us ABC’s ambitious new thriller, Last Resort, which had its pilot episode premiere on...

  • TV Review: Downton Abbey (***)

    Despite a mild backlash from a minority of rather high-profile critics, hit period drama Downton Abbey returned to UK television earlier this month for a...

  • End of Watch (****)

    Every once in a while, a film sneaks up on you and absolutely knocks your socks off. It’s hardly a rare occurrence these days, especially...

  • Community Reactions: Rian Johnson’s “Looper”

    Rian Johnson’s newest Looper hits theaters this weekend.  I saw it yesterday after the screening of Life of Pi and one word came to mind...

  • New Trailer for ‘The Silver Linings Playbook’

    Perhaps no film has moved farther up in the Oscar race than David O. Russell’s adaptation of ‘The Silver Linings Playbook’. What was once considered...

  • The Impossible (***½)

    A film that captures real life the way J.A. Bayona captures it in his newest film The Impossible is a rare occurrence in filmmaking.  Not only does he pay respect to the...

  • Life of Pi (***)

    New York Film Festival: There are a lot of positive and admirable things about Ang Lee’s latest Life of Pi.  Cinematographer Claudio Miranda captures the...

  • Around the Circuit: September 22 – 28

    It’s time to visit the week that was via our Around the Circuit piece, where we look back at articles that we feel are worth...

  • ‘To The Wonder’ has been acquired by Magnolia Pictures!

    Well, it’s looking like we can officially take ‘To The Wonder’ off of our 2012 Oscar predictions, not that the Early Reviews didn’t already suggest...

  • NYFF: Taking a look inside ‘Room 237′

    Here we are, back again at the New York Film Festival. I missed a little bit of time due to a dental issue that needed...

  • Stars in Shorts (***)

    Stars in Shorts is a film/television special (courtesy of Shorts HD) featuring a collection of seven shorts that famous (or should be famous) stars…well, you...

  • Will ‘Django Unchained’ debut at the Rome Film Festival?

    One of the biggest question marks in terms of the prospective quality of ‘Django Unchained’ in my eyes is the seemingly sprawling and undisciplined shooting...

  • ‘Hitchcock’ will be the opening film of AFI Fest!

    When the announcements of the lineups for the New York, Telluride, Toronto, and Venice Film Festivals all excluded ‘Hitchcock’ we were led to believe that...

  • Circuit 3: Michael Douglas

    Michael Kirk Douglas turned 68 on Tuesday, September 25th, 2012. Born in 1944 to legendary actor Kirk Douglas and his wife, Diana Hill, Michael would...