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Sat, 20 Dec 2008 20:04:30 +0000This will be the last post on this site. Please head to bigscreenlittlescreen.com for the new blog (design by Jen Myers), with a new backend (Tumblr), and new contributor (Joanna). The two and a half years of posts here have also been moved to the archives there, so no reason to linger. RSS subscribers, please […]
Wed, 17 Dec 2008 14:26:52 +0000Premiere of the second, and likely final season of Flight of the Conchords, via Funny or Die. Larger Version. Sorry, U.S. only, and the video is only scheduled to run through Sunday. The broadcast premiere airs on HBO on January 18th.
Mon, 15 Dec 2008 21:07:59 +0000Just a note that activity will be relatively light over the next few days as we work to relaunch this sucker with new…everything.
Thu, 11 Dec 2008 15:54:11 +0000Mark Ruffalo is out and Ben Stiller is in for Noah Baumbach’s upcoming dramedy, Greenburg. The Hollywood Reporter notes that Amy Adams has also dropped off the casting for the under wraps project that Baumbach is both writing and directing.
Thu, 11 Dec 2008 15:12:45 +0000When done right, they pique curiosity and heighten the anticipation level, but the added value in great one-sheets for great films comes in unraveling them months and years later when you think you have all the answers. 40 Exquisite Independent Film Posters – Smashing Magazine (via yewknee’d) DVD endorsement: Andrea Arnold’s Red Road (2006) knocked […]
Wed, 10 Dec 2008 08:33:40 +0000What do you get when you assemble a comedy team of Amy Poehler, Parker Posey, Rachel Dratch, Amber Tamblyn, Will Arnett and Jane Lynch? A direct-to-DVD release. The trailer for Spring Breakdown says available now, but is it now now, or later now? And if it’s now now, where? (via Film Junk)
Wed, 10 Dec 2008 07:29:52 +0000New Terminator Salvation trailer (via Goldenfiddle)
Mon, 08 Dec 2008 17:36:15 +0000“The first conference was a pep talk intended for me. This was going to be the big movie for Paramount. This picture would save Paramount. I love that kind of stuff – it makes me feel important and I work twice as hard. We talked casting. I suggested Marlon Brando for the role of the […]
Mon, 08 Dec 2008 06:48:58 +0000Roger Ebert sez, “I am violating the age-old custom that film critics announce the year’s 10 best films, but after years of such lists, I’ve had it. A best films list should be a celebration of wonderful films, not a chopping process. And 2008 was a great year for movies, even if many of them […]
Sat, 06 Dec 2008 21:44:00 +0000Tell me this doesn’t look like a good time. Sure, Stephen Chow immediately comes to mind, but don’t let comparisons get in the way of admiring Nikhil Advani’s Dehli to Shanghai flattery by Bollywood seasoning. Scheduled release: January 16, 2009. Chandni Chowk To China trailer (via Coming Soon)
Fri, 05 Dec 2008 07:51:50 +0000The site relaunch for Interview Magazine (December 2008 issue) yields Jack White with Cate Blanchett, Spike Lee talking up Martin Scorsese, David Cronenberg and Charlie Kaufman, Brigitte Lacombe with Christopher Doyle and Wong Kar-wai, Thurston Moore with Spike Jonze, Gus Van Sant, Josh Brolin, more, more, and more still. (via GreenCine) Related: The A.V. Club […]
Fri, 05 Dec 2008 07:15:06 +0000A morbid sense of humor, a working knowledge of Curb and contemporary cinema, a broadband connection, and patience. What are the requirements for viewing this site? (via The Apartment)
Thu, 04 Dec 2008 17:42:56 +0000(Slashfilm image) Sundance – or more specifically, the corporate entities that cast a shadow upon the Park City festival – they like Michael Cera and what he represents: a bit aloof but playfully so, untarnished, attracts young audiences who aren’t clinging to their pocketbooks as tightly as those of us in self-imposed spending freezes, hoping […]
Wed, 03 Dec 2008 15:54:38 +0000A two-for-one trailer of Steven Soderbergh’s split-down-the-middle Che Guevara biopic(s), Che. Scheduled Release: January 9, 2009 (Part 1). (via Twitch)
Wed, 03 Dec 2008 15:48:00 +0000Lance Hammer’s Ballast came up big in nominations for the 2009 Spirit Awards on Tuesday. The awards presentation takes place on February 21st on IFC. Hammer and his Ballast cast and crew were nominated in five categories, including Best Feature and Best Director. Other Best Feature noms were Frozen River, Rachel Getting Married, Wendy and […]