Archive for December, 2012

Top Gun to be Released in IMAX 3D

“Top Gun,” Paramount Pictures’ 1986 classic from director Tony Scott, producers Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer, will take off on a new adventure with an exclusive six-day 3D engagement in select IMAX theatres beginning Feb. 8, 2013. The film has been re-mastered for the IMAX 3D release and [...]

Review: Zero Dark Thirty

— by BEV QUESTAD — You’re right there. The camera has night goggles. You arrive at 12:30 a.m. and it is quiet. The Pakistani community, with its own rendition of West Point within a mile, must hear you. But the two experimental Sikorsky Black Hawk helicopters’ low hum is deceptive[...]

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey: Six Clips

— by JOSUE SANCHEZ — I saw “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” earlier this week in 48 frames-per-second IMAX 3D. No, I didn’t get dizzy or sick or nauseous; instead I was impressed. This is one of the best movies of the year, and it will be remembered a long time from now. Persona[...]

Trailer: Mamá

— by CHERRY BELL DAMASCO-FARRINGTON — From executive producer Guillermo del Toro, creator of Academy award-winning “Pan’s Labyrinth,” comes the chilling tale of two little girls left alone in the wilderness for more than five years. Based on the novel “Mamá” by Andres Muschiet[...]

Review: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

— by ADAM DALE — Almost 10 years after the final film in the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy opened in theaters, we are being taken back to Middle Earth in a George Lucas/“Star Wars” way of storytelling by the man who started it all, Peter Jackson. Overcoming many hurdles along the w[...]

The Lone Ranger: Full-Length Trailer

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — A few months ago, Disney released the long-awaited teaser trailer for “The Lone Ranger.” It made quite an impression on me. At the time I viewed it, I thought the footage looked fun and even edgy. Now, the full-length trailer has hit the web and I have to be[...]

Kevin Smith Wants to Retire After Clerks III

— by ALEXA MILAN — For a while now, Kevin Smith has indicated he plans to leave directing behind him. And for a while now, it seemed that the hockey dramedy “Hit Somebody” would be his last big screen directorial effort. But with that project now slated for television, “[...]

After Earth: First Trailer

— by ADAM POYNTER — Just days after we got a post-apocalyptic view of the future Earth in director Joseph Kosinski’s first trailer for “Oblivion,” Columbia Pictures has released the very first trailer for M. Night Shyamalan’s upcoming sci-fi action adventure “After Earth” sta[...]

Man of Steel: Feature Trailer

— by JOSUE SANCHEZ — Over the weekend, folks who go see “The Hobbit” will most likely get the opportunity to watch the brand new official trailer for “Man of Steel.” But if you don’t want to wait, you can watch it right now. Everyone who knows me already knows I am a huge Super[...]

Poster: Oblivion

— by CHERRY BELL DAMASCO-FARRINGTON — A new poster has arrived for Joseph Kosinski’s upcoming film “Oblivion,” which stars Tom Cruise, Olga Kurylenko, Andrea Risenborough, Morgan Freeman, Melissa Leo, Zoë Bell and Nikolaj Coster- Waldau. Tom Cruise is[...]

Review: California Solo

— by ADAM DALE — The aging rock star past his prime is an archetype we have seen in many different films, but writer and director Marshall Lewy has taken the subject and made it much more relatable and intimate in his portrait of a drunken ex-Brit pop musician struggling with a dark past[...]

Man of Steel: Prisoner Poster

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Last week, “The Dark Knight Rises” became available on Blu-ray and DVD. To coincide with the home video debut, “The Dark Knight Rises” Facebook countdown page held a contest, which once completed would unlock exclusive content for “Man of Steel.” The[...]

A Clip from Zero Dark Thirty

— by BEV QUESTAD — One of the amazing true stories of the last 50 years is the death of Osama bin Laden in a surgical midnight raid by US Navy SEALs on May 2, 2011. Leave it to America to also make it into a film as fast as possible. Just in time for […][...]

Argo Hits $100 Million Mark at Box Office

Ben Affleck’s widely acclaimed dramatic thriller “Argo” has crossed the $100 million mark at the domestic box office, it was announced by Dan Fellman, Warner Bros. Pictures president of domestic distribution. In making the announcement, Fellman stated, “‘Argo’ is [...]