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Under Review: ‘The Men Who Stare at Goats’

— by MARIUSZ ZUBROWSKI — There have been many films about the Iraq War era, most of them about the hardships of war, but earlier this year, the limited-release film “In The Loop” decided to do something different. Combining drama and comedy elements, director Armando Iannucci[...]

Four Clips from Fantastic Mr. Fox

— by RACHEL COYNE — I almost feel sorry for Wes Anderson (as sorry as anyone can feel for a wildly successful, well-regarded, wealthy artist). When I first heard about his adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic novel and saw the first images of the animation style he was using, I was[...]

Three Clips From ‘The Men Who Stare At Goats’

— by SEAN GERSKI — Starring George Clooney, Ewan McGregor, Kevin Spacey and Jeff Bridges, “The Men Who Stare At Goats” features a top-notch cast and a delightful sense of humor. It is definitely high up on my list of must-see movies yet to come out in 2009. Directed by Grant Heslov, [...]

The Dude Abides in ‘The Men Who Stare at Goats’

— by RACHEL COYNE — When watching “The Big Lebowski,” have you ever wondered what the Dude would be like in the Army? Well who hasn’t?! “The Men Who Stare at Goats” takes a comical look at the Iraq war by focusing on a very select U.S. battalion with one very special goal: To[...]

Six Scenes from Fantastic Mr. Fox

— by ALEXA MILAN — First Spike Jonze took on a children’s literary classic with “Where the Wild Things Are,” and this Thanksgiving Wes Anderson follows suit with “Fantastic Mr. Fox.” Based on the novel by Roald Dahl, this stop-motion animation film tells[...]

Go ‘Up in the Air’ with George Clooney

— by ALEXA MILAN — Jason Reitman’s “Up in the Air” was one of the most buzzed about films at Toronto this year, and this new clip offers a glimpse of the dramedy that is sure to be a major awards contender. The film follows the personal journey of Ryan Bingham (George Clooney), a[...]

They Are ‘The Men Who Stare at Goats’

— by KATHLEEN COLLINS — “The Men Who Stare at Goats” is very high on my list of movies that I want to see this fall. The film has a great cast and from everything I have seen, it looks like a good time at the movies. Starring George Clooney, Ewan McGregor, Kevin Spacey and[...]

Trailer Talk: Kevin Spacey Double Feature

— by JASON EAKEN — Kevin Spacey has two new movies coming out, and I want to be excited, I really do. But is there anybody who doesn’t think Kevin Spacey has been off his game lately? I know he’s been focusing on theatre @ the Old Vic in London, but come on. He has[...]

‘Up in the Air’ On the Move

— by VANNA LAND — The holiday season is always filled with some of the best and most acclaimed movies fighting for places in the crowded lineup at the box office — and this year is no exception. In fact, two George Clooney movies are right in the middle of the fray — with[...]

Fantastic Mr. Fox: Trailer

— by SEAN GERSKI — Not too long ago, a trailer was released for “Fantastic Mr. Fox.” It garnered mixed reviews. Now, a new trailer has been released and the feedback should be more positive. The movie is directed by Wes Anderson (maker of “The Royal Tenenbaums” and other fine ach[...]

Fantastic Mr. Fox: New Posters

— by SEAN GERSKI — MSN Movies Blog has introduced several new posters for the forthcoming movie “Fantastic Mr. Fox.” The movie is directed by Wes Anderson (who directed “The Royal Tenenbaums,” one of my favorite films). The vocal talent includes George Clooney, Me[...]

Poster Peek: ‘The Men Who Stare At Goats’

I don’t know if you need any more reasons to see “The Men Who Stare At Goats,” but this new poster just may do it. Four top-notch actors and one top-notch goat should equate to comedy gold. Starring George Clooney, Ewan McGregor, Kevin Spacey and Jeff Bridges and directed by Grant [...]

A Clip From ‘The Men Who Stare At Goats’

The trailer for “The Men Who Stare At Goats” was well received (see here), so now we have a clip from the movie. There isn’t much to the clip, as you will see, but it’s still worth checking out. And if you haven’t seen the trailer yet, take a look at the link above.[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘Up in the Air’

— by SEAN GERSKI — Jason Reitman’s film “Up in the Air” — which stars George Clooney, Vera Farmiga and Jason Bateman — was very well received by those who saw it at the Telluride Film Festival. In fact, one person who saw the movie said Clooney’s perfo[...]