First Look At John Woo’s RAIN OF SWORDS

December 3, 2009

Like many of his brethren of the Hong Kong cinema scene of the 1980s and 90s, director John Woo has not had much luck in trying to replicate his success within the Hollywood studio system. […]

Friday Flashback: HIGH SOCIETY

August 7, 2009

Bing Crosby. Grace Kelly. Frank Sinatra. Louis Armstrong. Cole Porter. That’s a list of heavy-hitters and when their talents were all applied to a musical adaptation of The Philadelphia Story, the result was the 1956 […]

UPDATED: David Carradine Found Dead

June 4, 2009

UPDATE: The Associated Press is reporting that Thai officials have conducted an autopsy on Carradine and ” cited ‘unusual circumstances’ in his death.” An additional report states that authorities are leaning towards a verdict of […]

Bone Crunching CHOCOLATE Trailer

January 28, 2009

The sad thing is that many of you won’t get to see Chocolate when it gets released next Friday. Sure, you’ll get to catch up with the film once it hits DVD a few days […]

New ONG BAK 2 Trailer

October 24, 2008

Just a few short months ago, it looked as if we might never see Thai action star Tony Jaa’s directorial debut Ong Bak 2 due to numerous behind-the-scenes dramas including Jaa’s own disappearance and reappearance. Thankfully, […]

The Trouble With Lists

February 7, 2007

Well, I guess I can die then… The Houston Chronicle’s tech writer, Dwight Silverman, has posted on his blog a list of 15 films he considers essential film geek watching. Not surprisingly, I’ve seen all […]