Oscar Breakdown: Surprises and Snubs

The 82nd Annual Academy Award nominations were announced this morning, and one would think the expansion of the Best Picture category to include ten films instead of five for the first time since 1944 would cut down on the talk of films getting snubbed, but that doesn’t seem to be the case so far. Morgan […]

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Limited Release: Crazy Heart, Nine, Young Victoria

Here’s what’s opening in selected cities this weekend, and as David Letterman always says, we just pray to God your city has been selected. It’s a slew of Golden Globe nominees, including the hotly-anticipated musical Nine, the regal period piece The Young Victoria, and the hard-life-on-the-road story Crazy Heart. Take a closer look at each […]

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2009 Golden Globe Movie Nominations

It’s that time of year again. The Academy Awards bellwether ceremony, aka the Golden Globe Awards, have announced their nominations. You can check out the TV nominees here, but the movie nominees are an interesting selection. See if you agree with what the Hollywood Foreign Press had to say about 2009’s cinematic offerings. They really […]

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‘Devil Wears Prada’ Star To Wed ‘Office’ Star

John Krasinski and Emily Blunt are getting married, People reports. The ‘Devil Wears Prada’ star and the ‘Office‘ hunk have been dating since November 2008 and have kept their relationship low key. Both arrived separately at the 2009 SAG awards and have gone on incognito dates – including one with Blunt’s ‘Devil’ co-star Anne Hathaway […]

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New on DVD: Adventureland, Sunshine Cleaning

A handful of interesting new movies are now out on DVD, including Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg starring in the coming-of-age-at-a-theme-park dramedy Adventureland, as well as Amy Adams and Emily Blunt in their hit Sundance crime-scene tidying tale Sunshine Cleaning. Take a closer look at them here, as well as the other offerings like Fighting, […]

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First Look: Benicio Del Toro as “The Wolfman”

Before Taylor Lautner flashed his abs and turned into a giant wolf for The Twilight Saga: New Moon, Lon Chaney Jr. was stalking the forests as the original lycanthrope The Wolf Man, and he was not helpful nor dreamy. Now, Universal is giving that classic monster movie a modern update, with Academy Award winner Benicio […]

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In Selected Theaters This Weekend: Buck Howard, Valentino, Sin Nombre

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Great-Buck-Howard/140542/1010618957/The-Great-Buck-Howard%3A-Trailer-1/embed 420 355] . The Great Buck Howard Buy tickets at Fandango! John Malkovich stars as a has-been illusionist being tended to by Colin Hanks who pulls off an amazing stunt and suddenly becomes a hot new trend. Also starring Tom Hanks (Colin’s dad, who also produced), Emily Blunt, Steve Zahn and Ricky Jay. […]

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In Selected Theaters This Weekend: Sunshine Cleaning, The Edge of Love and More

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Sunshine-Cleaning/140458/893725626/Sunshine-Cleaning%3A-Trailer-1/embed 420 355] . Sunshine Cleaning Buy tickets at Fandango! Amy Adams and Emily Blunt are sisters in dire financial straights who start a business specializing in cleaning up gruesome and bloody crime scenes. Alan Arkin also stars as their father, and Steve Zahn is the cop who gives them the idea in the […]

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