This week: A Pixar sequel strictly for the wee ones, Robert Pattinson gets a chance to play a living person for a change in a period romance, and a smart ensemble makes anything but your run-of-the-mill rom-com.
The curious thing about Cars 2 is that the only people it will captivate are children years and years away from getting a driver’s permit. The… Continue reading Buy Me, Rent Me, Forget Me: 'Cars 2,' 'Water for Elephants' and 'Crazy, Stupid, Love'
Director Drake Doremus is very modest and unassuming, and he’ll be the last to say that his latest film, Like Crazy, represents one of the best love stories you’ll see on screen all year — which is why we’re here to say it for him. Like Crazy destroyed audiences back at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival where it took home the fest’s top Grand Jury honors… Continue reading 'Like Crazy' Director Drake Doremus on His Six Favorite On-Screen Romances
It’s Friday, which means it’s time to let our hair down at Movies.com headquarters and break out all the weird, freaky stuff we’ve been hiding from our parents so they don’t think we’ve gone completely mad. Just don’t tell anyone you got this from us …
While not entirely movie related, these intense close-up shots of animal eyes (from photographer Suren Manvelan) are freaky and awesome, and totally worth staring… Continue reading Freaky Friday Finds: Crazy Animal Eyes, Batman Imposters, 'Die Hard' Dr. Seuss, Kirk Cameron's Sad Birthday and More
Some of you might be too young to remember the time Sean Young tried to prove she’d be the perfect catwoman in ‘Batman Returns’ by dressing up in a homemade costume and stalking Tim Burton. (Needless to say, she didn’t get the role.) But this week she donned the outfit again to prove she’s “ready to pay my dues,” as she’s having trouble getting work. See her cringe-worthy… Continue reading Sean Young Recreates Crazy Catwoman Stunt To Prove She's Not Crazy
The last film screenwriter Charlie Kaufman directed was the bananas ‘Synecdoche, New York.’ Judging from some newly revealed plot details, ‘Frank or Francis’ — his second directorial effort — may be just as bananas. First, some casting: Variety reports that Kevin Kline has joined the previously attached Steve Carell, Jack Black an Nicolas Cage in the film, which follows an online film blogger and his antagonistic relationship with… Continue reading Kevin Kline Lines Up Crazy Dual Role in Charlie Kaufman's 'Frank or Francis'