With Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland being releases in theaters this Friday, it is fitting to have a listen to Jefferson Airplane’s “White Rabbit”, whose lyrics mirror the fantasy trippyness of the book. Believe it or not, this song first came to my attention when I heard it at the end of the movie ‘The [...]
Budding screenwriter? Or just avid movie fan. Want a litte insider information on what makes dialogue and brings together a great screenplay? Well the folks over at Filmaking.net have written an article on just such a topic. Here’s taste: “Dialogue works best when it’s short and straight to the point. There is a time and [...]
The Crazies (remake), directed by Breck Eisner, starring Timothy Olyphant and Rahda Mitchell (from Silent Hill), is a remake of the 1973 original movie by George A. Romero. I haven’t been this excited about a horror movie opening since the Hills Have Eyes 2. The Crazies screams Hills to me, and if it’s anything close [...]
It’s about as official as it can be: According to Roger Friedman’s Showbiz411 blog (and other Internet sources) there will be, at long last, a major motion picture on the life of Frank Sinatra: Martin Scorsese will direct and Leonardo DiCaprio will star. Since Mr. Scorsese has the cooperation of the late singer’s family (they have [...]
A new Alice in Wonderland featurette.
For any critic that complains about special effects today, you just need to watch the video below to realize how far we have come. People complain movies are too CGI, or not enough. Be happy with the technology that is available today people. Not every movie name is mentioned as the video plays, so here [...]