Posts Tagged ‘Amanda Peet’

Under Review: ‘Gulliver’s Travels’

— by ADAM POYNTER — “Gulliver’s Travels” is a novel written by Jonathan Swift in 1726 and has been adapted and showcased in many different mediums over the past two decades. The latest reincarnation of the story was brought to life by 20th Century Fox and director Rob Letterman. Th[...]

Seven Clips from ‘Gulliver’s Travels’

— by ALEXA MILAN — Hollywood adapting classic stories is nothing new, and in a time when name recognition goes a long way in attracting a crowd to the theater, it’s no surprise studios are bringing more and more tales to the big screen (and in 3D, no less). The latest project to tr[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘$5 a Day’

— by AMANDA KOEHLER — In “$5 a Day,” con man Nat (Christopher Walken) tells his estranged son Flynn (Alessandro Nivola) he is dying of a terminal illness and wants to reconnect. Nat wants Flynn to drive to New Mexico with him to go to an experimental medical facility. In the [...]

Trailer Talk: ‘Please Give’

— by JOSIANE OCHMAN — It’s fortuitous that I was assigned “Please Give” since I’m one one of those people who feels incredibly guilty about the homelessness so prevalent in a city like Vancouver. If I could, I’d like to indulge the readers with a personal[...]

2012 VFX: Vegas in Ruins & L.A. Earthquake

— by JOSUE SANCHEZ — Disaster movies never left. Let’s think about it. From natural disasters to man-made disasters, they have been around in some way, shape, or form since as early as the 1920s. Either as a TV movie or in movie theaters, they have been attempting to capture[...]

An Exciting Clip from 2012

— by KATHLEEN COLLINS — “2012” is described by the studio as “an epic adventure about a global cataclysm that brings an end to the world and tells of the heroic struggle of the survivors.” Based on this clip, the movie looks like something I want to see. There is [...]