International Cinema

Penelope Cruz Starring in New Pedro Almodovar Movie

By at December 20, 2007 | 6:17 pm | 0 Comment

Penelope Cruz Starring in New Pedro Almodovar Movie

Variety has provided early details for Los abrazos rotos ("Broken Hugs") the latest Pedro Almodovar movie, set to begin shooting in Spring 2008. For the fourth time, the colorfully creative filmmaker has called upon Penelope Cruz to star. After appearing in Live Flesh (with Javier Bardem, by the way), Cruz played first a pivotal role in All About My Mother and more...

International Cinema , Movie Previews

I AM LEGEND MOVIE PREVIEW: New Ending, Production Details

By at December 12, 2007 | 10:13 pm | 13 Comments

I AM LEGEND MOVIE PREVIEW: New Ending, Production Details

As Oscar-friendly films -- No Country for Old Men, Juno, There Will Be Blood -- wind their way through theaters this holiday season, here comes blockbuster I Am Legend this weekend. Box-office hero Will Smith stars in this long-awaited sci-fi thriller as the last man on the planet. After poring through press material, here's some I Am Legend stuff worth more...

International Cinema , Interviews , Movie Posters , Movie Previews , Science Fiction

THE EYE: New Movie Preview, Trailer, Poster

By at December 1, 2007 | 6:46 pm | 2 Comments

THE EYE: New Movie Preview, Trailer, Poster

Jessica Alba and Alessandro Nivola star in the remake of Chinese horror hit The Eye, and we've got some preview material from our friends at Lionsgate. Hey, if you're gonna redo yet another Asian horror movie, you may as well cast attractive stars. But The Eye teaser poster passes on the good-looking actors and goes for creepy. The image is reminiscent of The more...

Horror , International Cinema , Movie Posters , Movie Previews

“I Am Cuba” DVD: The Ultimate Edition

By at November 20, 2007 | 10:44 pm | 4 Comments

“I Am Cuba” DVD: The Ultimate Edition

You regular Lobby readers are familiar with Movie Poster Monday. Tonight, we've got a DVD set cool enough to warrant a Movie Packaging Tuesday. It's for today's release of I Am Cuba: The Ultimate Edition (read my review on filmcritic.com), the infamous 1964 propaganda film told with staggeringly amazing cinematography. This DVD set includes the movie and tons of more...

International Cinema , New on DVD