AUSTIN - It's strange to be in Austin and to keep running into Edgar Wright, Nick Frost, and Simon Pegg, and to realize that they're not all here for the same movie.
"Paul," which Universal will release o...
Type: Post | Date: Sunday, Mar 13, 2011
AUSTIN - It's strange to be in Austin and to keep running into Edgar Wright, Nick Frost, and Simon Pegg, and to realize that they're not all here for the same movie. "Paul," which Universal will release o...
Type: Post | Date: Wednesday, Feb 9, 2011
Welcome to The Morning Read. I'm intrigued by the prospect of the Coen Bros. making a horror film. For years, my buddy Scott and I have wished for a haunted house movie from the eccentric brothers, just becau...
Type: Post | Date: Thursday, Jan 13, 2011
I love SXSW. I was just talking about this festival the other day with a couple of other critics, talking about how long they were planning to stay, and a few of them were talking about how desperate they are to ge...
Type: Gallery | Date: Thursday, Dec 30, 2010
2011 is shaping up to be a great year at the movies. Hollywood is mixing a fair share of sequels with some truly original and out there potential blockbusters. And yet, as HitFix presents its 30 most antic...
Type: Post | Date: Friday, Dec 17, 2010
Today, we are going to see the premiere of not one but two new trailers for "Paul." What, you may ask, is "Paul"? Well, chances are if you're a regular reader of the blog, you are already ...
Type: Post | Date: Friday, Dec 10, 2010
Film fantasy has always been tricky, and one of the biggest reasons is because it's tough to make magic feel real, and it's even tougher to make a magical world work onscreen without it feeling like a bunch of special...
Type: Post | Date: Tuesday, Nov 30, 2010
I am genuinely excited by the prospect of a new "Star Trek" film. It's been a long time since I can say that's been true. I like the original series, and I have enjoyed sharing it with my son greatl...
Type: Gallery | Date: Tuesday, Nov 30, 2010
Queen Elizabeth II meets Liam Neeson at the world premiere of "The Chronicles of Narnia: Voyage of the Dawn Treader" Tuesday evening in London, England.
Type: Post | Date: Friday, Nov 12, 2010
The moment that has to work in any Narnia movie is the moment where the kids move from one world to the other. After all, that's the thing that hooks you in the first place when you read the story for the first tim...
Type: Post | Date: Monday, Nov 8, 2010
Welcome to The Morning Read. Some days, it's a struggle to find enough material to put together a satisfying Morning Read. Some days, it's a struggle to fit it all into one column. This is one of those ...