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Destroy All Monsters: Five Years Since THE SOCIAL NETWORK

David Fincher's The Social Network turned five last Thursday, and I watched the film again to mark the occasion. I've seen it several times, but each viewing seems to give me something new. It's 2015 and already I am seeing...

David Fincher Eyeing Aaron Sorkin's STEVE JOBS

Now that Aaron Sorkin has completed his adaptation of Walter Isaacson's mammoth biography Steve Jobs for the big screen, the project needs a director, and producer Scott Rudin knows just the man: David Fincher. Fincher is in early talks to...

MONEYBALL Review

Years ago, an instructor of mine at film school told of a time in his past when he was so glad to be leaving the dismal small town he'd been living in for St. Louis - a big city...

LA Film Critics Name THE SOCIAL NETWORK Top Picture

We're now officially in the time frame when every critic's organization in the ass end of anywhere is announcing their choices for the best of the year. And while I tend to ignore most of these I do always make...

THE SOCIAL NETWORK: 1 Person Likes This

Mark Zuckerberg, the world's youngest ultra-gazillionaire, founded Facebook in his Harvard dorm room in 2003, so the tale goes. Along with his friend and bankroller Eduardo Saverin, Zuckerberg took a simple idea, that the young people these days want to...

NYFF 2010: THE SOCIAL NETWORK Review

All right, so I'm a hypocrite: whenever I see the phrase "hugely entertaining" in a movie review I cringe, and yet those are exactly the words that occurred to me about halfway through David Fincher's new film... which, in case...

The Hitherto Fantastic Media Campaign For Fincher's THE SOCIAL NETWORK Turns Surprisingly Pedestrian With New TV Spot.

Teasers: Fantastic. TV Spot: Meh.That said I think the flaw with the new TV spot for David Fincher's The Social Network lies far more in the dull as soup editing than in the footage itself but it's a serious step...

The Social Network is for Creeps

A new and very effective trailer for David Fincher's The Social Network has hit. This is the best look we've seen of the flick thus far as previous trailers have only teased at the tone and surprising darkness of the Zodiac...

The New Teaser Demonstrates Why THE SOCIAL NETWORK Will Not Be Allowed To Advertise On Facebook.

The Facebook movie isn't going to be allowed to advertise on Facebook. Why? The new teaser for David Fincher's The Social Network makes all clear. Flattering? Not even a little bit. I've been pretty vocal about my questions on how...

Trent Reznor Scoring David Fincher's THE SOCIAL NETWORK

While I still have serious doubts about how David Fincher can make a movie about the creation of Facebook interesting to look at, I now am at least confident that it will be interesting to listen to.Nine Inch Nails frontman...

First Teaser For Fincher's THE SOCIAL NETWORK Arrives.

I freely confess that I find the very existence of David Fincher's The Social Network confusing. Having created a few websites in my time - though obviously none nearly as successful as Facebook - I am firmly of the belief...