On Demand Today: State of Play, Sin Nombre

Here’s what’s available on Comcast On Demand today, which you can order through your cable system and watch immediately. There’s the political journalism thriller State of Play, starring Russell Crowe as a dogged Washington Post reporter, Rachel McAdams as the cub blogger learning by doing, Helen Mirren as their editor-in-chief struggling with the bottom line […]

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Opening Wide: State of Play, Crank: High Voltage, 17 Again

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/State-of-Play/142214/1080803866/State-Of-Play%3A-Cameron-Chastises/embed 420 355] . State of Play Buy tickets on Fandango! A tight political thriller that highlights the importance of true journalism in our talking-head sound-bite media world. Russell Crowe is Cal McAffery, a reporter for the Washington Globe whose investigation of a routine drug killing eventually embroils him in the scandal unfolding around […]

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Exclusive: Russell Crowe, Rachel McAdams, Helen Mirren Talk “State of Play”

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/State-of-Play/142214/1088026303/State-Of-Play%3A-Newspaper-Exclusive/embed 420 355] . Opening this weekend is State of Play, a drama that follows an unfolding high-level news story surrounding a congressman (Ben Affleck) as it is uncovered by reporters at the Washington Globe. It accentuates the importance of investigative journalism in the process of exposing corruption as well as highlighting the contrast […]

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Movie News Roundup: Jason Bateman, Sam Jackson, Brad Pitt & Keira Knightley

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Teen-Wolf-Too/31807/614392281/Teen-Wolf-Too/embed 420 355] . Jason Bateman has got a full plate ahead of him, which he must be enjoying after so many drought years after Teen Wolf Too. He’s going to re-team with Juno director Jason Reitman for Up In The Air, playing boss-man to George Clooney’s frequent-flyer-mile-obsessed corporate consultant. He’s also got a […]

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Movie News Roundup: Matt Damon’s “Adjustment,” Cate Blanchett’s Maid Marion, Spielberg’s Honest Abe, Yogi Bear & More

Matt Damon is teaming up once more with George Nolfi, wrtier of The Bourne Ultimatum, but for a film in a very different vein. The Philip K. Dick vein, to be precise. They’re developing Nolfi’s directorial debut effort The Adjustment Bureau, which is to be an adaptation of Dick’s story The Adjustment Team, wherein a […]

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