‘Man of Steel’ Covers Empire Magazine

Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel is one of the most anticipated films of 2013, so Empire Magazine is dedicating the cover of its March issue to promoting the film. Henry Cavill (Superman/Clark Kent) graces the cover, giving us one of the best looks we’ve had so far at the new suit. We’re all hoping that executive […]

Fairhaven (**½)

More often than not, clichés are something to be avoided in cinema. Every so often however, a film can overcome them by either presenting them in a new light or just making strong enough use of them that you simply wind up not minding. Fairhaven is a movie that nearly is able to achieve that […]

Oscar Circuit: Adapted Screenplay

Faithfully and successfully adapting an original source into a workable feature film screenplay often poses itself as a daunting task to even the most seasoned writers.  Combined with the constant concern of providing a captivating narrative to drive a story, the added pressure of doing justice to the source increases expectations.  Ranging from a stage […]

Sundance: Pit Stop (***)

Sometimes movies are incredibly clear in their intentions from the outset. Other films take their time, sneaking up on you and subtly creeping into your consciousness. and there are those films that sneak up on you, creeping into your consciousness. Pit Stop, an eloquent look at gay men living in Texas and the crossroads they […]

Box Office (01.27.13)

As ‘Django Unchained’ (Wein.) rides into #1 in several countries, domestically, this week, it’s still no match for the scary, ‘Mama’ (Uni.) which crawls into #1 and ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ (Sony) who drags into #2. ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ (Wein.) is lifted up to #3, followed by ‘Gangster Squad’ (WB) and, new release, ‘Broken City’ (Fox). […]