Oscars Finally Invite Chris Rock Back

Chris Rock has been booked as a presenter at the 84th Academy Awards, marking his return to the show where his 2005 hosting gig ended with Rock being scolded by Sean Penn for denigrating the talents of “one of our finest actors,” Jude Law.

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The Drama Club: ABC’s ‘The Gates’ Is More Than Just Desperate Fangs

Go Behind ‘The Gates’ With Frank Grillo Missing ‘The Vampire Diaries‘? ‘True Blood‘ not enough to satisfy your thirst for the supernatural?  ABC’s new summer series ‘The Gates,‘ premiering Sunday, June 20th at 10PM could be just what you need. Note that you can flip the channels directly from ‘True Blood’ to ‘The Gates’ allowing […]

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Comcast On Demand Today: Robert Downey Jr. in ‘Sherlock Holmes’

Comcast On Demand today is premiering the blockbuster detective adventure Sherlock Holmes. Robert Downey Jr. stars as the titular sleuth in Guy Ritchie’s reinvention of the classic characters of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Holmes is reimagined as an eccentric ne’er-do-well genius bored to oddity by stagnation, constantly in need of some sort of stimulus to […]

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Opening Wide: Sherlock Holmes, It’s Complicated, Alvin 2

Here’s what’s opening in theaters nationwide. We have expansions from Up In The Air and Nine, along with the much anticipated Sherlock Holmes, the less anticipated Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakuel, and the ‘bit of a slut’ Mery Streep comedy It’s Complicated. In the arthouses, you can see Heath Ledger’s final performance in Terry […]

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Brad Pitt as Moriarty in “2 Sherlock 2 Holmes?”

Guy Ritchie’s snazzed-up version of Sherlock Holmes isn’t even out yet, but a sequel is already in the works, and there is talk now that Brad Pitt might even be interested in rejoining his old Snatch director to play opposite Robert Downey Jr.’s Holmes as the detective’s archnemesis, Professor James Moriarty. There have even been […]

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Heath Ledger’s Last Performance in “The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus”

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Imaginarium-of-Doctor-Parnassus/142244/1190111878/Doctor-Parnassus%3A-Dreams/embed 580 476] The time finally draws near where we as movie-lovers can pay our final respects to Heath Ledger by watching his last performance in Terry Gilliam’s The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus. Check out a clip from that role right here. As we’ve all heard, he was in the middle of filming it […]

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First Look at Robert Downey Jr. as “Sherlock Holmes”

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Sherlock-Holmes/150532/1127878817/Sherlock-Holmes%3A-Trailer/embed 420 355] Things may still be elementary for Sherlock Holmes, but most of those elements have been changed radically by Guy Ritchie. We’ve now got our first look at the revamp of the brilliant, if stuffy detective as a vagabond man of action and debauchery, which makes it a perfect fit for Robert […]

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