Of the Weekend – 01.10.11

Read of the Day: With the NFL playoffs currently underway (Go Packers!), Movieline has paired up each team with a Best Picture contender. [Movieline] News of the Day: Elijah Wood will make an appearance in…

British Independent Film Award Winners 2010

The King's Speech received a much needed boost from the British Independent Film Awards after being quiet during most of the precursor season so far. The film, which is currently being touted as one of…

Of the Day – 10.01.10

Read of the Day: David Ehrlich writes this observant piece about why The Social Network does not in fact define the decade. [Cinematical] News of the Day: Julia Roberts and Meryl Streep will be teaming…

Emma Stone’s Breakout Part 2.

Murtada made an excellent post earlier this week about Emma Stone's  prospects of a future career on the basis of her success in Easy A. While I hold my own reservations about jumping the gun,…

Of the Day – 09.20.10

Read of the Day: In this interview, Never Let Me Go screenwriter Alex Garland talks about religion or lack there of in cinema. [Cinematical] News of the Day: One of the best sounding projects on…

REVIEW : Never Let Me Go

Having read the mixed reviews online for Never Let Me Go, I went in with lower expectations. Maybe that’s always the way to go, because this was a very satisfying movie experience. I do not…

Of the Day – 09.07.10

Read of the Day: The review and counter-review of Peter Weir's The Way Back courtesy of Eugene Novikov and Kris Tapley. [In Contention] News of the Day: Unsurprisingly, Jean-Luc Godard will not be traveling stateside…

Review Round Up : “Never Let Me Go”…

Mark Romanek's "Never Let Me Go' screened last night at the Telluride Film Festival and response has been somewhat muted. Most online reviews imply that the movie is "cold". Although some have praised the performances…

Of the Weekend – 07.23-28.10

I just got back from a brief vacation and I want to thank everybody for keeping the movie discussion alive in the comments while I was away. Here are some news stories that you might…