The Box Office Story: ‘Ted’ and ‘Mike’ Go 1, 2, ‘Brave’ Drops to Third

July 2, 2012

While it didn’t match the opening weekend for The Avengers or The Hunger Games, June 29-July 1 produced the third biggest box office weekend of 2012, with four films making [...]


The Box Office Story: ‘Prometheus’ Upstaged by Da-da-da-da-da Afro-Circus

June 11, 2012

It looked like Ridley Scott was going to pull off a huge win Halfway through the weekend with his return to sci-fi Prometheus, but Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted leapfrogged [...]

Critic Review

Movie Review: Prometheus – A Seductively Incomplete Story And That’s So Perfectly Sci-Fi

June 9, 2012

Like Ridley Scott’s original Alien (1979), Prometheus seduces viewers with a simple space mission that goes haywire. Unlike the Nostromo, a commercial vessel that is re-routed in the interests of [...]


Idris Elba Looks Hard-Hitting in Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Pacific Rim’

June 8, 2012

On a day of first looks, we got a treat from the latest issue of Total Film magazine, which has an interview with filmmker Guillermo Del Toro (Hellboy) who talks [...]

Film & Movies

The Seven Virtues of ‘Prometheus’

June 8, 2012

The Seven Virtues of ‘Prometheus’ Ridley Scott’s return to science fiction opens today in theaters and I give it my approval. It’s refreshing to see a big budgeted, true science-fiction [...]

Film & Movies

Brad Bird and Damon Lindelof Team Up on Disney Sci-Fi Film ’1952′

May 3, 2012

The movers and shakers tend to flock together in Hollywood and there’s a hot feature film project that’s beginning to get some sparks at Disney called 1952. It’s the brainchild [...]


Guy Pearce All Aboard On The ‘Iron Man 3′ Train As ‘Extremis’ Storyline Takes Shape

April 23, 2012

As audiences are bracing themselves for The Avengers to be released on May 4, pre-production is moving briskly for Iron Man 3. Guy Pearce has just been cast to play [...]