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Eli Roth's DEATH WISH Remake Trailer Drops

Wow... This is going to be a polarizing one. In the category of remakes that no one asked for, Eli Roth's Death Wish trailer dropped today. In an utter tone death move, AC/DC's "Back in Black" (a song usually used for...

Interview: THE RUNNING MAN Writer Steven E. de Souza on Living in the Future of 1987

One of the great modern thrills unique to being an aging science fiction fan is the rare privilege of living in a beloved film’s supposed dystopian future, ie the arbitrary years in which they’re set. Some faux-futures have come sooner...

Review: MARAUDERS, No Better or Worse Than Your Average Crime Thriller

On the surface, Steven C. Miller's Marauders is yet another movie about a gang of crooks and the determined lawmen tracking them down. It really wants you to think otherwise, though; its loftier aim is to be the next Heat....

BIG BAD WOLVES Duo To Direct Bruce Willis In New DEATH WISH Movie

According to a report over at Deadline Paramount and MGM have given their new Death Wish movie to directers  Aharon Keshales and Navot Papushado.    The Israeli duo burst onto the scene with their debut Rabies and cemented their reputation...

Review: VICE, Sexism Is Only Its First Offense

By featuring two scenes of repulsive violence against women in its early going, Vice digs itself into a deep hole. Theoretically, it's possible that Vice, an ostensible action vehicle driven by Thomas Jane -- with Bruce Willis sitting quietly in...

Let The Monster Out With Full SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR Trailer

Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller have gotten the gang back together for Sin City: A Dame To Kill For and after what seems an age of teasing and cast announcements and deliberately stirred up faux controversy about breasts in marketing...

China Box Office: THOR: THE DARK WORLD Hammers The Competition

Marvel's latest superhero offering holds strong atop the Chinese charts for a second straight week, while the Stallone-Schwarenegger pair-up Escape Plan continues to show its box office muscle. Rank Title Origin 11/11 - 17/11 (US$M) Total (US$M) Screening days 1...

Harrison Ford Joins THE EXPENDABLES 3, Bruce Willis Departs

And with a tweet it was so. Of course, there's so much we don't see behind the scenes, but Expendables mastermind Sylvester Stallone took to his Twitter today to make a double whammy of an announcement with this exclamation laden...

AnarchyVision: Jason Gorber Talks ACT OF KILLING, ONLY GOD FORGIVES, RED 2, And More

Busy week, with lots of decent (and a few not-so-decent!) releases. One of the most important docs of the last decade, The Act Of Killing finally opens wide this week, after screening last September at the Toronto International Film Festival.Ryan Reynolds...

Review: RED 2 Remains Colourful Fun

There's almost something admirable in the brisk, breezy way that RED 2 plays out. The shtick about a series of retired cold warriors being drawn once again into another fracas should feel stale, yet in the capable hands of a...

Exclusive: Roman Coppola Talks CHARLES SWAN, Breakups, And Wes Anderson

I had the pleasure a few weeks ago of chatting with Roman Coppola, writer/director of the irritatingly titled A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swann III. This is the first feature from Coppola sitting in the director's chair since...

Fox Says It's A GOOD DAY TO [BLEEP] HARD In UK

Fans in the U.S. were delighted to hear that A Good Day to Die Hard had received an "R" rating, taking it as an article of faith that the fifth installment in the franchise would not be softening the trademark...

Review: A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD is Dead on Arrival

Bruce Willis revisits old school New York City cop John McClane for a fifth time, teaming up with his son in Moscow to battle some evil Russian terrorists, but the results are far from satisfying.It's a depressing time for old...

RED 2 Trailer Continues Bruce Willis' Jocular Destruction of Europe

Bruce Willis smashes up Moscow in next month's A Good Day to Die Hard, and it looks like he'll do the same in RED 2, if the new trailer is any guide to go by. "Good, breezy fun" is how...

A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD Confirms Film Rating in New TV Ad

Fox has confirmed that A Good Day to Die Hard will be rated R in the United States by advertising the rating on television. The new TV ad for the movie displays the official "R" rating box at the very...

TTTT: An American Film Geek's Top 10 for 2012

Amid fiscal cliffs and digital revolutions, we are all adrift on a sea of change. Never mind that your boat-mate may be a hungry Bengal tiger, sometimes it's hard enough just to keep your head above water.To date, I've viewed...

Lots More Boom In Latest A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD Trailer

The message behind the latest trailer for A Good Day To Die Hard? Things will explode. And those things which do not explode will be shot. Simple enough.Iconoclastic, take-no-prisoners cop John McClane, for the first time, finds himself on foreign...

Win A LOOPER Blu-ray And Custom Pocket Watch

One of my very favorite films of the year, Rian Johnson's Looper hits DVD and Blu-ray December 31 and we've got a Blu-ray copy to give away. But wait! The winner is also going to score themselves a little something...

New Release Date, New Trailer For GI JOE: RETALIATION

Hey, everybody remember GI Joe: Retaliation? Pulled from the schedule shortly before it was supposed to be released earlier this year for reasons that have never been particularly clear, the film has been pushed to a late March release and...

Weinberg Reviews MOONRISE KINGDOM

Wes Anderson doesn't do formula. Love, hate, or ignore his movies, there's little denying that the man has a decidedly unique visual approach to cinematic storytelling, one that amuses many and leaves others cold. Personally, I have yet to see...