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New Movie Preview: JOHN ADAMS Miniseries

By at March 11, 2008 | 12:59 pm | 4 Comments

New Movie Preview: JOHN ADAMS Miniseries

Many books have been written about John Adams, but none better than David McCullough's. So, it's no surprise McCullough's book is the basis for John Adams, a seven-part HBO miniseries highlighting the United States' first 50 years and Adams' struggle to put forth arguably the world's greatest document, The U.S. Constitution. The series premieres this Sunday, March 16 more...

Movie Previews , On TV , Trailers

Now Filming: THE STEPFATHER Remake

By at March 3, 2008 | 4:55 pm | 1 Comments

Now Filming: THE STEPFATHER Remake

As years go by, Hollywood continues to insist on more and more remakes, especially thrillers (When A Stranger Calls, The Amityville Horror, Halloween). So it's no wonder The Stepfather, a little gem of a thriller from the 1980s, would be next, with production on the remake having begun last week. The original, starring Terry O'Quinn (Lost, Alias), was loosely based on more...

Movie Previews , Trailers

There Will Be Blood: The Brilliant Score of Jonny Greenwood

By at February 23, 2008 | 6:09 pm | 0 Comment

There Will Be Blood: The Brilliant Score of Jonny Greenwood

In a sinful omission, composer Jonny Greenwood's score for P.T. Anderson's There Will Be Blood will be missing from Sunday night's Oscar ceremony. But more on that later. Think about the type of score you'd create for Goethe's Faust. For Dostoyevsky. Jonny Greenwood (below) is the way to go. His score for There Will Be Blood is maniacal, engaging, methodical. His more...

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