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Review: THE FOUNDER, There Will Be Burgers

The evolving nature of the film biopic has recently become quite interesting to me. Insofar as Pablo Larraín's Jackie is as much about Theodore H. White's Life magazine article as it is about the iconic First Lady, so John Lee Hancock's...

AnarchyVision: Jason Gorber Talks HOBBIT, MR. BANKS, and Peter O'Toole

Today marks the loss of one of the greatest actors in Hollywood history, who rocketed to fame in one of the finest films ever made. O'Toole's Lawrence may tower over his other films, but with seven other Oscar noms and...

Review: SAVING MR. BANKS Banks on "Mary Poppins" Goodwill

When observing the familiar corporate synergy just under the surface of Saving Mr. Banks, one might be inclined to judge it as something quite atrocious. But, while that is indubitably not the proper verdict, this "true history" of Walt Disney's late-in-life...

Blu-ray Review: The Occasionally Beautiful, Utterly Empty SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN

The instinct behind Snow White and the Huntsman is admirable, even if the execution ultimately falls flat: push the fairy tale into the realm of dark fantasy with a hint of political intrigue, with evil represented through the physical and...

Contest: Win a SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN Blu-ray Prize Pack

This week, the Rupert Sanders-directed Snow White and the Huntsman makes its way to DVD and Blu-ray from Universal Pictures Home Video. And we've got two copies of the high def version of the reimagined fairy tale to to give...

Hollywood Grind: SNOW WHITE and the Five Writers

How many writers does it take to write a movie, anyway? The script for Snow White and the Huntsman originated with Evan Daugherty, who receives the sole "Story By" credit. Daughterty began working on the script as a film school...

Review: SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN is Dwarfed By Its Messy Ending

It's a long standing tradition that Hollywood brings us certain films in pairs. Antz came out around the time of Bug's Life, Volcano and Dante's Peak within weeks of one another, Armageddon and Deep Impact - the list goes on.2012...

Chris Hemsworth Glowers Through New SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN Clip

Coming to theaters June 1st is the second of the year's Snow White themed films, this one being Rupert Sanders' dark reimagining of the fairy tale, Snow White And The Huntsman.Snow White is the only person in the land fairer...

The SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN Trailer Stumbles Out Of The Gate

Director Rupert Sanders' Snow White And The Huntsman has just released its first trailer, one that immediately struggles to achieve the necessary suspension of disbelief because the entire story is based on the idea that Kristen Stewart is more attractive...

Nick Frost Joins The SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN Dwarves

Nick Frost has been rising steadily in stature since first appearing as Simon Pegg's sideman in Spaced, winning critical praise over a range of genres in recent years. And now he's joining a big cast on the big screen.Frost has...

McShane, Izzard, Hoskins, Jones, Marsan And Graham Are Dwarves In SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN

I cannot even begin to understand how there can be two competing, big budget, studio level, live action and not really for children Snow White projects in the works. Bluntly, I don't even understand why they're making one of these...