After spending a few hours yesterday reading all the online fan comments on Watchmen, I realized that the film has been significantly altered from the graphic novel. (yeah, yeah everyone knows that.)
Felon is a well produced compelling Prison drama that assaults your senses and pulls you down for a journey into the corrupt underworld of the American penal system.
Its New Years Eve in the city of Terminus, and chaos is this years resolution. All forms of communication have been jammed by a mysterious transmission that preys on fear and desire, driving everyone in the city to murder and madness…
Here’s the upcoming dvd release schedule for March 2009. This month were getting some great movies out on dvd. Three Spirit Award nominated films, and five Oscar nominated, including two for Best Picture! Here are the release dates:
Previously titled “Terminator Salvation: The future Begins,” is the story of John Connor’s post Judgment Day rise into becoming the leader of the Human Resistance.
As predicted Slumdog Millionaire swept the 81’st Oscars with 8 awards. MILK also won several awards including Best Actor, upsetting Mickey Rourke’s winning streak. The entire show had a new refreshing tone that was welcome and seriously needed.
The Wrestler and Frozen River were big winners today at the 2009 Spirit Awards in Santa Monica, California. The live show went down almost perfectly as Steve Coogan pulled off a fairly decent job as host. I haven’t seen Hamlet 2, but he certainly has theatrical talent. His opening monologue was uptight funny, very British, and slightly dry with a hint of fear…
When it comes to The Oscars, the bottom line is ratings! I cannot believe the huge ratings opportunity they (the Academy) have pissed away by not nominating The Dark Knight, for Best Picture.
The “Spirit Awards” are the Anti-Oscars, in that they honor Independent films and Independent film production. “The Independent Film Channel” and the “Spirit Awards” strive to promote Independent film production all over the world, and in the last 10 years have done a remarkable job supporting the Independent film industry.
A compelling espionage film that succeeds in exposing an untapped enemy in the war for global domination, however fails to provide the riveting atmosphere you’d expect from an action film…