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Historical Circuit: Back to the Future (1985)

We don't need to hop in the DeLorean to revisit "Back to the Future," which turns 30 years old this week

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New Trailer for ‘The Walk’ hits, starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt

It was announced earlier this week thatRobert Zemeckis‘ latest movie The Walk, which stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt, would be the Opening Night selection of the 2015...

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Robert Zemeckis’ ‘The Walk’ will open the 53rd New York Film Festival

Right now, I feel like one of the few people particularly high (no pun intended) on Robert Zemeckis‘ upcoming film The Walk. Part of it is because most feel like...

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Awards Profile: The Walk

Robert Zemeckis and Joseph Gordon-Levitt look to take Philippe Petiti's true story to new heights in "The Walk"

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First Trailer for Robert Zemeckis’ ‘The Walk’ starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Well, after taking a step back to his earlier days of filmmaking with Flight, director Robert Zemeckis is embracing 3D again in with his latest outing, the true life...

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First Images from Robert Zemeckis’ ‘The Walk’

Today we got a first look at the next film by Robert Zemeckis, The Walk. It recounts the famous true story of Philippe Petit’s daring high-wire walk between the...

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Bound by Flesh (★★½)

Subjected to exploitation, financial abuse and abandonment, Bound by Flesh tells the inequitable story of Violet and Daisy Hilton, perhaps the world’s most famous...

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt to Star in Robert Zemeckis’ next film

For those of you who thought that Flight wasn’t the best use of Robert Zemeckis as a live action filmmaker, he’s got another movie in mind to try and get you...

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Historical Circuit: Forrest Gump (★★★★)

The 1990s yielded several choices for this week’s Historical Circuit, and it’s expected considering I was able to watch and enjoy movies more as the decade wore...

The Academy Celebrates 25th Anniversary of ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit?’

AMPAS is celebrating the 25th anniversary of Robert Zemeckis’ Who Framed Roger Rabbit? by presenting a new digital restoration of the film. Roger Rabbitt won...

Palm Springs to Honor Robert Zemeckis

The Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) is set to name Flight director, Robert Zemeckis, as the director of the year. Previous honorees include Stephen...

Kelly Reilly chats about “Flight”

Sometimes the very first moment where you meet the person you’re about to interview really sets the tone for the talk to come. In the case of Kelly Reilly, I...

Snippet Reviews: ‘Flight’ and ‘Wreck-It Ralph’

For someone who has a tremendous fear of flying, I can say that the opening act of Robert Zemeckis’ Flight is one of the most terrifying film experiences I’ve...

Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 11/04)

Hello Readers! What a week we’ve had here at the AC to see us into November. For one week only I’ll be bringing you our Sunday round up of all the juiciest bits from...

Robert Zemeckis’ Ten Best Films

Mentored by Steven Spielberg, Academy Award winner Robert Zemeckis has been one of the finest directors in American cinema for more than twenty years. One can see, and...

Flight (***)

After what most of us would agree was too long a period spent experimenting with motion capture technology in a series of animated projects, filmmaker Robert Zemeckis...

Weekend Openings: 11/2/2012

Forgive the obvious pun, but I’ve got my money on Ralph wrecking his competition at the box office this weekend to cap off a nice week of triumphs for Disney. ...

“Did You Know?” Episode 3: The True Death of Han Solo

Let me just put this right out there: aside from Tom Cruise, Harrison Ford is my favorite actor of all time. Boom. Between his roles as Indiana Jones, Han Solo, and...

Oscar Circuit: “10 Weeks to Go”

The Oscar race is beginning to formulate itself.  As it stands the Academy Awards have positioned themselves to be the wildest of wild cards of the Oscar season....

Flight (***½)

Robert Zemeckis’ latest film Flight starring Academy Award Winner Denzel Washington is not only thoroughly entertaining and terrifically structured, it encompasses a...

Wrapping up the 50th New York Film Festival!

The 2012 New York Film Festival is now in the books ladies and gentleman, so there’s no better time to double back and take a look at what the 50th installment of...

Lead Actor Overstuffed

This year’s race for the Academy Award for Best Actor will have no shortage of worthy nominees; in fact I daresay they could nominate five worthy actors right now....

Oscar Question of the Day – Four-Time Oscar Winner

Katherine Hepburn has the distinct honor of being awarded four Oscars in her lifetime, all for Best Actress in a Leading Role.  Hepburn won for Morning Glory (1933),...

Oscar Circuit: “If I Had a Magic Lamp…”

Attempting to keep a pulse on the season has presented some challenges as of late for the 2013 Oscars and its predictions.  It can be argued that we don’t have...

NYFF Begins Today!

Myself and Joey will be attending the New York Film Festival for the next few weeks.  As Toronto Film Festival comes to end, another one begins. There are many films...