"Terminator Salvation" Movie Review -- Is the Film a Good Addition to the "Terminator" Franchise? 


I was prepared to hate “Terminator Salvation.” How can director McG top the stellar productions of the first two “Terminator” films by James Cameron? Besides, the third movie of the franchise was a forgettable mess.


The writers of the third “Terminator,” John D. Brancato and Michael Ferris, in an attempt to erase that movie from our memories, also wrote the fourth film. And now, Brancato and Ferris are forgiven. “Terminator Salvation” is a worthy addition to the franchise.

The best part of the film is its Western structure. “Terminator Salvation” borrows myths and conventions from good, old Western films in order to come up with a flawed but ultimately satisfying movie. Read More...

[ 22 comments ] ( 1645 views )   |  permalink  |   ( 3 / 1087 )
We Told You So, But Now It's Official -- Chace Crawford Will Star in "Footlloose" 


As we told you back in March, "Gossip Girl's" Chace Crawford impressed the heck out of Paramount bosses, that he was the strong contender to replace Zac Efron in the studio's retelling of "Footloose."

Well, now it's official! Crawford has signed on to channel Kevin Bacon in the upcoming remake!

Efron was signed to star but backed out due to "script disagreements."

Apparently, Paramount agreed to work around Crawford's "Gossip Girl" schedule.

[ 7 comments ] ( 497 views )   |  permalink  |   ( 3 / 999 )
My Fun One-on-One Interviews with "Terminator Salvation" Cast and Director McG 


CHRISTIAN BALE

It's always a pleasure to talk to Christian Bale. But the last time I spoke with him was for "The Prestige."

Since then, lots of dramas swirled around the actor's life.

So I, made him laugh :happy

We talked about:

*** Why make another "Terminator" film
*** What's his fresh take on the character John Connor
*** Working with Sam Worthington
*** And the big one -- I told him he's not my man-crush anymore, Sam is :happy



SAM WORTHINGTON -- THE HEART OF THE FILM!!!

I LOVE SAM WORTHINGTON! He's a fantastic actor, and a charming, super-sweet individual!

He said he watches my videos on youtube...so Mister Sam...are you watching? :happy

In Terminator Salvation, Sam plays Marcus Wright, a new Terminator-hybrid.

We talked about:

*** his character
*** the heart of the film
*** why he chose to work on Terminator Salvation
*** working with Christian Bale
*** Clash of the Titans
*** his boots!



DIRECTOR MCG

My fun interview with McG, director of "Terminator Salvation."

We talked about:

*** Why make another "Terminator" film?
*** The western feel and tone of "Terminator Salvation"
*** Working with Christian Bale
*** One confusing scene that McG helped to unclutter




BRYCE DALLAS HOWARD AND ANTON YELCHIN


Fun interviews with Anton Yelchin (Kyle Reese) and Bryce Dallas Howard (Kate Connor). We talked about their:

*** Characters
*** What got them interested
*** Another big shoes to fill for Anton
*** Bryce's seemingly never-ending supply of lip gloss :)




MOON BLOODGOOD AND COMMON

My fun interviews with Moon Bloodgood (Blair Williams) and Common (Barnes) for "Terminator Salvation."

We talked about:

*** Their characters
*** Why they chose to join the Terminator Salvation cast
*** Working with Christian Bale
*** Working with Sam Worthington (Does Common have a man-crush on Sam?)



[ 24 comments ] ( 1257 views )   |  permalink  |   ( 3 / 1207 )
"Sherlock Holmes" Looks Like a Must-See! Watch the Brand New Trailer! 
Robert Downey Jr. seems like a perfect fit to star as Sherlock Holmes. But Jude Law as Watson also mesmerizes. This Guy Ritchie-directed flick already looks like a hit! See for yourself.



[ 9 comments ] ( 660 views )   |  permalink  |   ( 3 / 1141 )
Steven Spielberg to Produce Martin Luther King Jr. Biopic 


Steven Spielberg has been wanting to work on a film about the life of Martin Luther King Jr. Now, DreamWorks has acquired the rights and is bringing a biopic on the slain civil rights leader to the bigscreen.

Spielberg told Variety, "We are all honored that the King Estate is giving us the opportunity to tell the story of these defining, historic events."

"It is our hope that the creative power of film and the impact of Dr. King's life can combine to present a story of undeniable power that we can all be proud of."

No word yet on the casting or the planned release date.

[ 21 comments ] ( 1187 views )   |  permalink  |   ( 3 / 1226 )

<<First <Back | 781 | 782 | 783 | 784 | 785 | 786 | 787 | 788 | 789 | 790 | Next> Last>>