The arrival of Dumb and Dumber To in theaters this Friday has been a long time coming. Twenty years, in fact. Yes, let that soak into your brain for moment: the last time Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels played these characters was 1994. Such a simpler time. Such a more innocent time. A time more willing to shell out money to see these… Continue reading Eight Great Movie Sequels That Were Worth the Wait
The Oliver Stone-directed movie about Edward Snowden, who will be played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, is officially moving forward for a January shoot. Currently untitled, the story of the NSA whistle-blower is the latest added to an increasing amount of features based on recent current events.
By the time it comes out, it won’t be terribly immediate, especially if you consider that the… Continue reading Discuss: What Recent True Event Would Make a Great Movie?
Our friends at Filmmaker IQ have published a fun and informative lesson that’s perfect for the spooky season. The History of Horror takes us from the roots of the genre dating back to the earliest days of cinema right on up to current trends.
The video starts with gothic horror inspired by the “old castle on a dark and stormy night” tales… Continue reading Explore the History and Psychology of Horror Movies with These Great Videos
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 – Sony – Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVDDirector: Marc WebbCast: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Chris Cooper. Full cast + crew
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is certainly the biggest punching bag of this year’s superhero movies. It’s silly, it’s simple and it’s glossy. And while I’d never argue that it’s better than Captain America 2 or even X-Men: Days of Future Past, it’s… Continue reading New on DVD/Blu-ray: It's a Great Week to Like Genre Movies
Paul de Gelder has every reason to steer clear of the ocean. In 2009, the former daredevil Navy clearance diver was attacked by a bull shark in Sydney Harbor. He lost his right arm and leg in the process. Images of reenactments, which have become synonymous with Shark Week, are likely filling your head right about now. This, however, is not an attack story.
Saturday, de Gelder will return to… Continue reading Talking ‘Great White Matrix,’ shark demonization