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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You’ve Got B.O.: ‘Avatar’ Rises

James Cameron’s Avatar, a visual spectacle a decade in the making, stormed the box office with a $73 million haul, while Hugh Grant and Sarah Jessica Parker predictably bombed with their rom-com Did You Hear About The Morgans? George Clooney’s Golden Globe favorite Up In The Air debuts on the top ten list as well. […]

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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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AFI Announces Top Ten Movies of the Year

The American Film Institute has announced their choices for the top ten movies of 2009. They aren’t ranked, they are simply a group of ten films, listed and sampled below in alphabetical order. Take a look, remind yourself of what you saw months ago, or what you still need to find time to go see, […]

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Limited: Up In The Air, Serious Moonlight, The Strip

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. We’ve got the much-anticipated George Clooney dramedy Up In The Air, Cheryl Hines’ directorial debut starring Meg Ryan, Timothy Hutton, Kristen Bell and Justin Long called Serious Moonlight, from a script […]

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Clooney Prefers Rectal Exams to Facebook

George Clooney shot off a great one-liner during the Toronto Film Festival press conference for his new film Up in the Air with Juno director Jason Reitman, co-starring Vera Farmiga and Jason Bateman. “I would rather have a rectal examination on live TV by a fellow with cold hands than have a Facebook page,” he […]

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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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