Do you remember the lightsaber duel in The Empire Strikes Back when Vader says “Luke I am your Father.” It’s one of those classic cinematic moments. I’ve been reading a lot about narratives as I am trying to figure out stories I can express in my own world and I keep on going back to …Continue reading "The Intimacy of the Opponent that Takes you out of the World"
I was watching Smash a few weeks ago when it made its season 2 entrance into the world and though the rating are falling like a meteor from the heavens I thought the shift in tone was interesting.Continue reading "Taking a Look at the New Smash Characters"
Do you remember when you first watched the movie toy story? I was still a kid and it really reminded me of just pretending that a box was a castle and that plastic plate was a spaceship. We all did those things at some point before we were told that the sky isn’t green or that …Continue reading "I bow before this greatness Live Action Toy Story Movie in FULL"
I can’t wait to see this one, it is taking a lot from Nolan’s Dark Knight treatment, with the music reminding me of The Gladiator for some reason. What is it like, 6 months of waiting. I hate the waiting but I hope the trailer will hold the line till then.Continue reading "The Man of Steel Trailer is Nice, the wait will not be fun though"
It is time to welcome back our zombie overloads and the post apocalyptic world. I thought the first season was amazing and the second had its moments I think it lost some of its momentum after what happened in Atlanta. Now it is time to go to prison and I wonder how can anyone think …Continue reading "Time for the Dead to Come to the Prison"
I so want to see this movie, the look, the epicness of it makes me itch. The trailer spans the centuries and lifetimes. I can’t wait to see how they structured the story. This is a $100 million movie that took years to make and represents the biggest indie production ever, if you can call …Continue reading "Cloud Atlas (I tried to see it at #TIFF12 but was unsuccessful)"
I can’t wait till December for Peter Jackson’s return to Middle Earth and the start of a new trilogy.Continue reading "The Hobbit: The Unexpected Journey Trailer 2"
As summer dwindles to a close we know that fall is upon us as the Toronto International Film Festival takes aim and lights up screens across the city to celebrate the magic of film. The sky of stars descend on Toronto to showcase the best in cinema from across the globe. The rest of Toronto …Continue reading "It is TIFF (2012) Time"
Brett Cohen decided he wanted to know what it felt like to be famous so he 2 bodyguards, paparazzi, an assistant and a film crew to follow them as they went through Times Square. What a great social experiment that was. Brett dressed like a typical celebrity and he had his hired assistants and photographers …Continue reading "Fake the Famous – Hire a bodyguard, assistant, and a few paparazzi"
Watching The Newsroom is like going back in time 2 years to see a different take on stories we have all seen and heard before. In the first two episodes we covered a week and in the third we cover the entire 2010 election season.Continue reading "So Far So Good, Taking in the Newsroom"