About William Gatevackes
William is cursed with the shared love of comic books and of films. Luckily, this is a great time for him to be alive. His writing has been featured on Broken Frontier.com, PopMatters.com and in Comics Foundry magazine.

This Week’s Theatrical Releases.

October 4, 2007

1. The Seeker: The Dark is Rising (3,141 Theaters, Rated PG): This winter movie season is a big one for the adaptation of the children’s novel series for the big screen. Susan Cooper’s The Dark [click for more]

This Week’s Theatrical Releases.

September 27, 2007

1. The Kingdom (2,792 Theaters, Rated R): This is how I imagine a phone call during the planning stages of this movie went. STUDIO EXEC: Hey! Is this my star writer!WRITER: Yes, it’s me.EXEC: Great! [click for more]

This Week’s Theatrical Releases.

September 21, 2007

1. Resident Evil: Extinction (2,828 Theaters, Rated R): I am torn about the series. I love zombie movies. But I hate video game adaptations. And this franchise is both. Some people must like it. This [click for more]

This Week’s Theatrical Releases.

September 13, 2007

1. The Brave One (2,755 Theaters, Rated R): The Director? Neil Jordan (Mona Lisa, Crying Game, Interview with a Vampire). The Lead Actress? Two-time Academy Award Winner Jodie Foster (The Accused, Silence of the Lambs). [click for more]

This Week’s Theatrical Releases.

August 30, 2007

I. Balls of Fury (3,052 Theaters, Rated PG-13, Opened Wednesday): Ah, will Hollywood ever run out of sports to parody? I think ping pong falls somewhere between Ice Dancing (Blades of Glory) and Dodgeball (DodgeBall: [click for more]

This Week’s Theatrical Releases.

August 24, 2007

1. The Nanny Diaries (2,629 Theaters, Rated PG-13): A movie featuring a spunky young woman in a demeaning job answering to a demanding boss adapted from a popular chick lit novel? It’s no stretch of [click for more]

This Week’s Theatrical Releases.

August 16, 2007

1. Superbad (2,800 Theaters, Rated R): At last! It seems like they started advertising this film in 2004! Yes, if there were Academy Awards for Best Marketing Program, Superbad might have a lock on the [click for more]

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