Producers Guild of America Announces – ‘Moonrise’ and ‘Skyfall’ make the cut!

The PGA has been announced.  Notable omissions include Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master.  Big boosts for Wes Anderson’s Moonrise Kingdom and Sam Mendes’ Skyfall.  Also, ParaNorman gets a boost under Animated Feature.  Check out the full list and part of the press release below: The Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion […]

The Painting (****)

For the past two years, animated films have seemed to take a dive in both quality and execution.  The narrative structure taken in some of the films like Pixar’s Brave and Dreamworks’ Rise of the Guardians sound good on paper but when formally implemented onto the screen, many are left wanting more.  In Jean-François Laguionie’s […]

Deleted Scene from ‘Looper’ Increases Tension

One of my favorite movies of 2012 was Rian Johnson’s science fiction thriller, Looper, which arrived in stores on Monday. One of the bonus features on the disc includes several deleted scenes from the film. After the jump, you can take a look at some extra footage (starring Emily Blunt and Garret Dillahunt) that precedes one of […]

First Trailer for Summit Entertainment’s ‘Snitch,’ Starring Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson stars in the fast-paced action thriller, Snitch, playing a father whose teenage son is wrongly accused of a  crime.  In a desperate attempt to rescue his son, he makes a deal with the U.S. attorney to go undercover and act as an informant, risking his life as he infiltrates a drug cartel. Susan Sarandon, Barry […]

In Line: Sam Rockwell

Current Oscar Track Record: Never nominated Sam Rockwell seems to be in the most unique situation of talented, working actors in Hollywood.  His story seems very reminiscent to that of Mark Ruffalo as he’s been around for years, delivering solid performances time and time again but stars don’t seem to align for Oscar.  Academy Award […]