Archive for November, 2012

Trailer: Delhi Safari

— by JOSUE SANCHEZ — “Delhi Safari” is great-looking animated movie that seems to have slipped below the radar for me. I just watched the trailer (below) and was surprised how much I actually liked it. From Jane Lynch to Vanessa Williams, Cary Elwes and Christopher Lloyd, this movie [...]

Win an Amazing Spider-Man Prize Pack!

— by SEAN GERSKI — With the holiday season getting underway, all of the top summer movies are starting to arrive on Blu-ray and DVD. Among the movies that will be on top of many wish lists this year is Marc Webb’s “The Amazing Spider-Man.” The film – which successfully rebooted t[...]

The Hobbit Soundtrack Due Dec. 11

WaterTower Music has announced the release of “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Original Motion Picture Soundtrack” at all retailers on Dec. 11. The soundtrack will be available both digitally and as a 2 CD set. A Special Edition of the soundtrack, featuring six exclusive bonus tracks, seven ex[...]

Man of Steel to Fly in 3D

— by JOSUE SANCHEZ — Alright folks, here it is, Warner Bros. Pictures has come clean and revealed what most suspected, some dreaded, and others hoped: “Man of Steel” will be converted to 3D. The news leaked a while back, but it was later denied. However, many insisted it woul[...]

A Music Video from Damsels in Distress

— by SEAN GERSKI — When Whit Stillman’s “Damsels in Distress” played in theaters a few months back, the flick played primarily to people who already were fans of the writer-director. But now “Damsels in Distress” is out on DVD and blu-ray and this is giving a whole new group of[...]

Review: The Invisible War

— by BEV QUESTAD — The invisible war in our Armed Forces is the one few know about, talk about, acknowledge or do anything about. This important film exposes the military’s silent response to violent, heartbreaking sexual assaults in the US Military perpetrated by US soldiers against U[...]

7 Days of 007: The Top 5 Bond Girls

— by JOSUE SANCHEZ — As a red-blooded male, this is possibly the most difficult article I have ever had to write. Being a huge James Bond fan doesn’t help either, which makes narrowing the list of most beautiful women ever – the Bond women – to just five can result an almost imposs[...]

Skyfall Sets UK Box Office Record

Eon Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment announced that “Skyfall” earned £37.2 million in its opening week, overtaking “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2” to secure the biggest seven-day gross of all time in UK box office history. “Skyfall,[...]

Review: The Girl

— by FIANNA MacGREGOR — They say you should never meet your heroes. After having been a teaching assistant in a couple of Hitchcock classes, I feel like he was a hero of sorts. The Birds was one of the scariest films I had seen as a child but I admit that I was more […][...]

Review: Escape Fire

— by BEV QUESTAD — There’s a burning inferno spreading quickly across forest land. Firefighters are dashing in desperation. One of the firefighters, Wag Dodge, thinks the only way out is to stop and set a fire where he stands. The others are sure he’s nuts and rush on. When the fire [...]

7 Days of 007: The Top 5 Bond Theme Songs

— by SEAN GERSKI — When IJM Head of Writing Staff Eli Colon mentioned that he wanted to do a series of seven Top 5 lists leading up to “Skyfall,” I thought it was a great idea. In fact, I even offered to take one of them off of his hands. I picked[...]

Review: The Flat

— by FIANNA MacGREGOR — I watch a lot of genocide films since they are a large part of what I’m studying. This, of course, means watching more than my fair share of Holocaust films. Although not directly about the Holocaust, The Flat is a strange and unexpected story about the disc[...]

Spider-Man Filmmakers Talk Blu-Ray, Sequel

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — At a press conference yesterday, director Marc Webb and visual effects supervisors Jerome Chen, David Schaub and Rob Engle answered questions about the Blu-ray/DVD release for “The Amazing Spider-Man” and It’s Just Movies was there to cover it. First off, [...]

7 Days of 007: The Top 5 Opening Sequences

— by JOSUE SANCHEZ — With seven days left until North American moviegoers finally get their chance to see the latest James Bond movie, “Skyfall,” we here at It’s Just Movies are hoping to make the wait a little easier for you by bringing you “7 Days of 007” this week. Each day [...]