The great James Gandolfini passed away on June 19, 2013 at the age of 51. Although we lost a titan of the acting world that day, we haven’t had a chance to really start missing him yet since he still had a few finished films awaiting release. This week, his final performance in his final film is hitting theaters and it all feels too… Continue reading James Gandolfini's Most Memorable Movie Moments
Welcome back to the FanCast Movies Podcast here at Movies.com!
On this special episode of the FanCast Movies Podcast, Erik Davis (Movies.com) and Sean O’Connell (CinemaBlend.com) report live from the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, talking the fest’s best movies, performances, and moments, as well as its biggest surprises. Some of the films discussed on this episode include Nightcrawler, While We’re Young, Force Majeure, Wild Tales
With the loss of Robin Williams, who died this week at age 63 from an apparent suicide, we lose not just one of the most talented actors of the past 35 years, but we also lose maybe the most interesting movie star of his era. He was at least two or three performers rolled into one; his broad, wacky comedy a far extreme from… Continue reading Remember Robin Williams with His 10 Best Movie Moments
Discovery’s 27th Annual Shark Week officially kicks off Sunday, Aug. 10 with the premiere of Air Jaws: Fin of Fury (8 p.m. ET). Veteran filmmaker Jeff Kurr led his team on a two-year hunt for Colossus, the aggressive “mega-shark” with a deformed dorsal fin he famously captured breaching at Seal Island, South Africa, in 2011. Here’s a sneak peek of two of the hour’s most tense moments, with commentary from Kurr.
Moment No. 1: Local
While pondering potential subjects for this week, I couldn’t help noticing that this is the 52nd edition of the column that I’ve authored. That’s a full year of weekly nerdery by my count, and it all began on July 23, 2013, with a roundup of the biggest hits, misses and lingering questions from the that year’s San Diego Comic-Con.
With this year’s convention kicking off… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Five Great, Geeky Moments from Modern Comic-Con History