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“Young @ Heart” Documentary To Hit Theaters in 2008

By at July 3, 2007 | 10:39 am | 14 Comments

“Young @ Heart” Documentary To Hit Theaters in 2008

UPDATE: (04.19.08) -- Young@Heart is enjoying widespread acclaim, and the group has a rare live performance coming up in late April. Check out the reviews and video from their most recent show. Here's a documentary you can consider "high concept": A collection of elder folks perform modern rock songs from bands like Coldplay, Sonic Youth and The Ramones. They more...

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Transformers Movie Preview for Dummies: From Earth to Cybertron In One Quick Lesson

By at June 30, 2007 | 11:08 pm | 14 Comments

Transformers Movie Preview for Dummies: From Earth to Cybertron In One Quick Lesson

We know there are plenty of you out there. You don't know anything about those Transformer things, but you like a big silly Michael Bay (above) summer action movie -- complete with doofy dialogue and mondo explosions. You think Bay isn't all that bad, but no one should ever confuse The Beach with, say, Minority Report. If that's you, you need this post. How else more...

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Ryan Gosling Joins (and then leaves…) Peter Jackson’s The Lovely Bones

By at June 28, 2007 | 7:25 am | 0 Comment

Ryan Gosling Joins (and then leaves…) Peter Jackson’s The Lovely Bones

UPDATE: As many of you know, Ryan Gosling is no longer in the role of the father in The Lovely Bones. In late October, just before the start of production, Gosling left the film due to "creative differences." Mark Wahlberg was the literal late replacement, having just finished up M. Night Shyamalan's The Happening. Cinema Blend's Josh Tyler mentioned another more...

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Ratatouille Preview: Cast Info, Trailer and More From Pixar’s Next Hit

By at June 26, 2007 | 11:29 pm | 8 Comments

Ratatouille Preview: Cast Info, Trailer and More From Pixar’s Next Hit

Pixar has produced seven feature films. With one exception, each has been an astounding achievement, improving upon the previous release. And with one exception, they've all been on my personal year-end Top Ten lists. (The exception: Cars. The writing was too derivative, the characters distant.) The revolutionary animation studio's eighth film, Ratatouille, opens more...

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