Drama

Trailer, Images: Clint Eastwood’s CHANGELING

By at September 16, 2008 | 11:32 pm | 1 Comments

Trailer, Images: Clint Eastwood’s CHANGELING

Using a word like 'accomplished' to define Clint Eastwood's career is an immense understatement. Let's forget the iconic acting and the timeless characters. If you consider just his directing -- which started with no fee to helm Play Misty for Me (1971) -- Eastwood's won two Oscars (Unforgiven, Million Dollar Baby) and earned two other nominations. He's also been more...

Awards , Drama , Movie Previews , Trailers

Trailer Tuesday: REAL TIME

By at September 16, 2008 | 11:00 am | 0 Comment

I don't usually post trailers for films that have a vague "coming soon" release date. But after spending the weekend re-watching Undeclared which stars Jay Baruchel (who you've also seen in Tropic Thunder and Knocked Up), I felt convinced to post about one of his latest films, Real Time which premeried at Slamdance 2008. (See our Slamdance 2008 recap.) [kml_flashembed more...

Drama , Independent Film , Trailers

Review Roundup: BURN AFTER READING, FAMILY THAT PREYS

By at September 13, 2008 | 10:34 pm | 3 Comments

Review Roundup: BURN AFTER READING, FAMILY THAT PREYS

Last weekend's enormous lack of movie interest is behind us -- lowest box office in seven years? -- so here's the real kickoff to the fall season. Along with new films from the Coen brothers and Tyler Perry, we round up the intimidatingly titled Righteous Kill and the very unintimidatingly titled The Women. :: BURN AFTER READING Rotten Tomatoes: 78 / 100 Metacritic: more...

Box Office , Comedies , Drama , Reviews ,

Quick News: IFC Picks Up CHE for North America

By at September 10, 2008 | 12:54 pm | 3 Comments

Quick News: IFC Picks Up CHE for North America

Just announced in Variety: IFC Films, God bless them, will distribute Steven Soderbergh's Che, the director's mammoth, two-part Che Guevara undertaking, in North America. (Read our earlier coverage of Che distribution.) The better news is IFC will feature Che on their IFC In Theaters on demand service with a "day-and-date" release -- meaning it'll be more...

Drama , Independent Film , Movie Previews