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In 1994, when I was eight years old, I became obsessed with “Home Alone.” At the time, I owned both “Home Alone” and “Home Alone 2: Lost in New York” on VHS, along with two “Home Alone” posters, a “Home Alone” video game and even the novelization of “Home Alone” by Todd Strasser. I have no explanation for my fandom, other than the fact that I saw the film’s protagonist… Continue reading 'Home Alone 3,' Lost In Disney World: A Story I Pitched To John Hughes When I Was Eight

Tough guy Mark Wahlberg might not be so tough after all: The “Contraband” star admitted in a new interview with Redbook, that only did “The Help,” make him cry, but he cried “seven or eight times.” Even his wife, Rhea Durham, made fun of him for that one, he said.

But it’s not just the Oscar-nominated flick that got the tears flowing: Wahlberg also said that watching Disney’s “Tangled” started the… Continue reading Mark Wahlberg: 'The Help' Made Me Cry 'Seven Or Eight Times'

Revenge: Eight Was Worth the Wait

Last night I was joined in watching Revenge by a friend who’d never seen the show before. As I explained the show’s various relationships and storylines, a couple things hit me: First, in its eight episodes, Revenge has set up a such an interconnected little web of relationships that any two characters entering a room at the same time implies intense drama, which is just good writing. Secondly, last night’s… Continue reading Revenge: Eight Was Worth the Wait

Juan%20of%20the%20Dead 2 The Eight Most Shocking and Surprising Moments of Fantastic Fest 2011

8. Juan of the Dead Wins over the Audience

Everyone loves an underdog story and a young Cuban filmmaker fighting the odds, pulling together a scrappy little horror film and getting into Fantastic Fest where he wins over the crowd and becomes an audience award runner-up is most definitely an underdog story. The fact that Juan of the Dead exists, that a zombie horror… Continue reading The Eight Most Shocking and Surprising Moments of Fantastic Fest 2011

Eight New Clips From Green Lantern

Warner Bros. has released eight clips from their upcoming Green Lantern and you check them all out in the players below!

Hitting 3D and 2D theaters on June 17, the Martin Campbell-directed action adventure stars Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Peter Sarsgaard, Mark Strong, Angela Bassett, Tim Robbins, Temuera Morrison, Jay O. Sanders, Taika Waititi, Jon Tenney, Geoffrey Rush and Michael Clarke Duncan… Continue reading Eight New Clips From Green Lantern