When Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit trilogy concluded last year, one thing above all that could be said for the three movies is they’re absolutely gorgeous. That was a consistent exemption applied to Jackson’s work over the past decade, actually. Whatever you think overall of King Kong, The Lovely Bones or that second Tolkien set, you have to admit they all feature extraordinary visuals.
We have Australian cinematographer Andrew Lesnie to… Continue reading Remember 'Lord of the Rings' Cinematographer Andrew Leslie With Five of His Best Shots
The Sure Thing – Shout! Factory – Blu-rayDirector: Rob ReinerCast: John Cusack, Daphne Zuniga, Boyd Gaines, Anthony Edwards, Tim Robbins. Full cast + crew
There are a few noteworthy big-budget releases from 2014 hitting store shelves this week, but before we get to those let’s focus on an old gem that an entirely new generation should rediscover: The Sure Thing, directed by Rob Reiner. It was his second feature ever, and… Continue reading New on DVD/Blu-ray: 'The Sure Thing,' 'Into the Woods,' 'The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies' and More
Today Top Five, Chris Rock’s latest project as a writer, director and star is available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD. And to help throw a bit of a spotlight on this great comedy about a comedian trying to navigating fame, his career, and his private life, we’ve got a small handful of prizes to giveaway to some lucky readers. The top prize is not only a… Continue reading Giveaway: A 'Top Five' Poster Signed by Chris Rock and Friends
It is over. With six films, and approximately 8,754 minutes (if you count the extended editions), Peter Jackson is all done with Middle-earth. First came The Lord of the Rings trilogy, and now The Hobbit trilogy. How do we feel, where do we go from here, and what will become of New Zealand now that the hobbits are moving out of the shire? These are all good questions… Continue reading Film Face-off: 'The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King' vs. 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies'
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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
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