Cinema Asian America welcomes in 2014 with some of the most acclaimed releases of 2013 (and on many Oscar shortlists) and a special focus on Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson to brighten and warm up those cold winter days and nights.
By Lindsey Tanner, Associated Press CHICAGO – Roger Ebert has enlisted some high-powered stand-ins to do voice-overs for his new TV show while finishing touches are made to his customized electronic voice. Famed director Werner Herzog’s German-accented voice read the script for a review of the film “My Dog Tulip” while Ebert typed during the show’s debut […]
Calling to mind Wener Herzog’s 2005 documentary ‘Grizzly Man,’ Animal Planet has announced a short-series order of ‘The Bear Whisperer,’ which will track wildlife specialist Steve Searles as he finds humane ways of controlling the bear population in Mammoth Lakes, Calif., reports The Hollywood Reporter. Searles, whom Time Magazine has described as an “intense, ponytailed […]
Comcast On Demand today premieres two movies that couldn’t be any more different. On one hand, you’ve got the goofy, bouncy kid flick Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakuel, and on the other hand you’ve got a hard-hitting adult-oriented dirty cop drama Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans. Take a closer look at both […]
Here’s what’s opening in selected cities across the country, and as David Letterman always says, we just pray to God that your city has been selected. We’ve got some serious Oscar pedigrees floating around in this batch of films. There’s Academy Award winner Pedro Almodóvar’sreunion with Academy Award nominee Penélope Cruz in Broken Embraces, or […]