Oscar Winners On Demand Now: The Hurt Locker & More

As we bask in the post-Oscar glow of The Hurt Locker winning its bounty of Academy Awards and shutting out the overblown Avatar in most of its categories, perhaps now you’re interested in actually seeing the films that won these trophies. Fortunately, you can check out that Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best […]

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Live Report from the Academy Awards

Tonight’s the night. In about half an hour, the 82nd Annual Academy Awards will start broadcasting live from Hollywood, California. There are many, many attractive people here, and out on the red carpet, Avatar star Sam Worthington made a point to tell the entire crowd that “this is f-ing unbelievable.” I’m sitting here live in […]

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On Demand Today: Taking of Pelham, Beth Cooper, Food Inc., Aliens in the Attic

Comcast On Demand today has a pretty robust slate of movies to choose from. There’s the Denzel Washington/John Travolta thriller The Taking of Pelham 123, the kid comedy Aliens in the Attic, the sexy comedy I Love You, Beth Cooper and the unsettling documentary about where our tastiest meals really come from, Food, Inc. [iframe […]

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Morgan Spurlock on “Super Size Me,” 5 Years Later

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Super-Size-Me/16075/1065155018/Super-Size-Me/embed 580 476] In 2004, Morgan Spurlock rose to fame with his documentary Super Size Me, wherein he ate at McDonald’s every day for a month and raised awareness of just how awful fast food is for the human body. Since that phenomenal hit, his career has soared with his TV series 30 Days […]

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In Selected Theaters: Food Inc., Moon, Sex Positive, Tetro

Here’s what’s playing in selected cities this weekend, and as David Letterman always says, “we just pray to God your city has been selected.” [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Food%2C-Inc./148348/1098855281/Food%2C-Inc.%3A-Trailer/embed 420 355] Food, Inc. Buy tickets at Fandango! Robert Kenner [read my interview with him here] directs this hot-button documentary that blows the lid off the factory food production […]

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Food Inc. – The Doc You Should Be Talking About

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Food%2C-Inc./148348/1098855281/Food%2C-Inc.%3A-Trailer/embed 420 355] The documentary that’s going to open a lot of eyes and make a lot of people upset this year is called Food Inc., which is an expose on the deplorable conditions and unscrupulous business practices that dominate our food production industries and the mega-corporations that run them. I recently spoke to […]

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