Movies

Movies Opening This Weekend: July 18, 2008

The Dark Knight (Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart) The Caped Crusader (Bale) teams ups with Gotham’s Lieutenant Jim Gordon (Oldman) and District Attorney Harvey Dent (Eckhart) to take on the city’s newest villain — The Joker (Ledger). Mamma Mia! (Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Amanda Seyfried) In an attempt to suss out her father’s identity, a bride-to-be (Seyfried) invites three ...

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New to DVD: June 24, 2008

10,000 BC (Camilla Belle, Steven Strait) A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter named D’Leh’s journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe. When a band of mysterious horse-riding warlords raid the Yaghal camp and kidnaps his heart’s desire – the beautiful Evolet along with many others, D’Leh is forced to lead a small group ...

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Movie Review: ‘Scott Pilgrim vs. The World’

In 2004, Edgar Wright reinvented the zombie movie with Shaun of the Dead. In 2007, he reinvented the buddy-cop comedy with Hot Fuzz. And in 2010, he has reinvented the love story. Scott Pilgrim vs the World is, in one word, epic. Any video game nerd worth his salt will love this. We meet young Scott dating an even younger ...

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Movies Opening This Weekend: August 1, 2008

The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (Brendan Fraser, Jet Li, Maria Bello) In the Far East, trouble-seeking father-and-son duo Rick (Fraser) and Alex O’Connell (Ford) unearth the mummy of the first Emperor of Qin (Li) — a shape-shifting entity who was cursed by a wizard (Yeoh) centuries ago. Swing Vote (Kevin Costner, Paula Patton, Kelsey Grammer) When Bud Johnson ...

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New to DVD: February 3, 2009

Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist Norah needs somebody to love, and Nick wants to mend a broken heart. If these two have compatible playlists, they might just find what they're looking for in each other. [Rated PG-13]

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Corey Haim Needs a Budweiser To Go With That Mullet!

Corey Haim is sporting one kick ass mullet for his portrayal of Duane “Dog” Chapman in the Lifetime movie The Story of the Dog, a true story based on the life of Dog Chapman. Oh wait, it is for the movie Crank 2. It looks like everyone will need a case or two of Bud to get through this straight-to-DVD ...

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New to DVD: November 25, 2008

Fred Claus Vince Vaughn is more naughty than nice in this holiday comedy about the ups and downs of celebrating Christmas with the family when your big bro is Saint Nick. [Rated PG] Hancock Will Smith is a misanthropic superhero in need of an attitude adjustment. [Rated PG-13] Meet Dave Eddie Murphy is coming to America from a galaxy far ...

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Dave Grohl to direct Sound City Studios doc

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl will direct and produce a feature-length documentary film about Sound City Studios.  The legendary Van Nuys, CA, recording space has played host to numerous big names, including Neil Young, Fleetwood Mac, Tom Petty, Cheap Trick, Guns and Roses, Nirvana,  Nine Inch Nails, Metallica, and Rage Against the Machine.  Grohl recorded Nirvana’s Nevermind at Sound City ...

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