Tag: Penélope Cruz

Blake’s 2010 Oscar Predictions – Best Picture and More!

Posted: March 7, 2010 at 1:12 pm   /   Film, Local, Opinion

Best Picture “Avatar” “The Blind Side” “District 9” “An Education” “The Hurt Locker” “Inglourious Basterds” “Precious” “A Serious Man” “Up” “Up in the Air” Who will win? The Hurt Locker. Who should win? The Hurt Locker. Everyone knows that this is a race between Avatar and The Hurt Locker. At one point at the end […]

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Ian McShane Joins “Pirates of the Caribbean” Sequel

Posted: February 22, 2010 at 8:34 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Ian McShane of HBO’s Deadwood fame is all signed on to play Blackbeard in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. McShane will play the main villain for the film which shifts its focus completely on Johnny Depp’s Captain Sparrow. Orlando Bloom and Kiera Knightley are not signed on to do any more films in […]

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Nine

Posted: December 25, 2009 at 12:01 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

Nine is Rob Marshall’s return to musicals and the result is a bit unexpected but full of quality performances and entertaining musical numbers that entertain nearly from start to finish. The film picks up ten days prior to the start date of Guido Contini’s latest and ninth film and the stars, the costumes, the sets […]

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Nine – Movie Review

Posted: December 12, 2009 at 9:02 pm   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

Like 1986’s Little Shop of Horrors and Hairspray, Nine is a movie based on a musical that was based on a movie.  Inspired by Federico Fellini’s semi-autobiographical 8 ½, the film follows Italian film director Guido Contini (Daniel Day-Lewis).  Guido is a legendary director whose last two films were flops.  Production of his eagerly anticipated […]

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‘Nine’ Feature HD Trailer

Posted: November 17, 2009 at 1:01 pm   /   Local, Movie News

I think I might be a bit of a pessimist when it comes to film going audiences. Which is a bit weird, because I tend to be overly optimistic about many things in my life. It just seems that I can tell with the American movie going audience is going to latch onto something. I […]

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G-FORCE

Posted: July 24, 2009 at 8:23 am   /   Local, Movie Reviews

I admit that going into the G-Force movie with my five-year-old daughter, I was thinking it was going to be nap time. Lots of the kids films that look like this are, but I was presently surprised. I have to hand it to producer Jerry Bruckheimer (Pirates Of the Caribbean), for finding another hit to […]

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HD Preview of “Nine” | Daniel Day Lewis, Nicole Kidman

Posted: May 18, 2009 at 8:26 am   /   Local, Movie News

“Nine” is the film adaptation of the Tony Award winning musical that was inspired by Fellini’s “8 1/2.” The film is directed by Rob Marshall, who was responsible for the successful 2002 film adaptation of Chicago. Nine is the story of filmmaker Guido Contini, played by Daniel Day-Lewis. Contini realizes his latest cinematic vision while […]

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