On Demand Today: Leap Year, Nine

Comcast On Demand today premieres a pair of big movies that couldn’t be more different. There’s Rob Marshall’s challenging musical Nine, for which Penelope Cruz was nominated for an Oscar, and there’s also a light romantic comedy from Amy Adams entitled Leap Year. Take a closer look at these films below and decide which one […]

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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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New On Demand: Public Enemies

Comcast On Demand now has the big-time gangster flick Public Enemies (and for more Dillinger action, you can watch Dillinger right here on Fancast). Johnny Depp stars in this Michael Mann film as legendary folk-hero bank robber John Dillinger, who became public enemy number one and fell hard for tough coat-check girl Billie Frechette (Marion […]

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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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Photo of the Day: Penelope Cruz in “Nine”

It’s been a weird year for the number 9. Tomorrow is 9-9-09, when we have 9 being released – along with Rock Band: Beatles, and we know that particular musical ensemble enjoyed the number 9 on numerous occasions. Earlier this year, we had the films $9.99 and District 9. When Oscar season is in full […]

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In Theaters Now: Public Enemies, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Public-Enemies/147522/1164909495/Public-Enemies%3A-In-Custody/embed 420 355] Public Enemies Buy tickets on Fandango! Johnny Depp stars in this Michael Mann film as legendary folk-hero bank robber John Dillinger, who became public enemy number one and fell hard for tough coat-check girl Billie Frechette (Marion Cotillard) while staying one step ahead of fledging federal agents J. Edgar Hoover (Billy […]

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Stunning First Look at Daniel Day Lewis in “Nine”

Rob Marshall, who dazzled the world and won boatloads of awards with Chicago, is back with another lavish musical, this time with his reimagineering of Federico Fellini’s 8 1/2, which he is calling Nine. The internet has just received its first look at the film, starring Daniel Day-Lewis as filmmaker/lothario Guido Cantini, who is having […]

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