Of the Day – 11.30.11

Read of the Day: The Tree of Life has topped the Sight & Sound poll of over 100 critics for 2011. [In Contention] News of the Day: James Franco and David Cross have played Allen…

2011 New York Film Critics Circle Awards Go…

View the Updated Precursor Charts In a move that angered many, the New York Film Critics Circle moved up there awards date almost two weeks earlier than previous years to announce their winners today. Their…

DVD REVIEW: ‘The Tree of Life’

Grade: B First we see a small extraction from the book of Job about the creation of the universe and the power held within that, which the individual lacks. Then there i a soft and…

51 Movies to See Before the 2012 Oscar…

Launch the Full List of Movies to See If you are keeping track, there are currently 116 days until the 84th Academy Awards, which will debut on Sunday, February 26, 2012. That gives you plenty…

New on DVD and Blu-Ray: October 11, 2011

Today I watched both Fellini's Amarcord and Lars Von Trier's Dogville on a big screen. Sometimes I think seeing great films is purely a depressing matter due to how even very good films seem to pale in…

Of the Day – 10.10.11

Read of the Day: With movies like The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo and War Horse slated for December, here are five reasons why they may have it right. [The Hollywood Reporter] News of the…

FMP Ep. 014 – ‘Harry Potter and the…

Due to scheduling conflicts we never were able to record the second half of our Harry Potter retrospective, so that is how we start this week's episode - by revisiting films 5 through 7 before…

Quick Takes – 06.26.11

The Illusionist (2010) Grade: A- | 1st Viewing Based on an unfilmed script by French auteur Jacques Tati, Sylvain Chomet’s The Illusionist strikes a perfect balance between quite hilarious and truly sad. The story follows…

Of the Day – 05.31.11

Read of the Day: 7 insane Easter Eggs hidden in movies and television shows. [Cracked] News of the Day: The title of the two Hobbit films will be The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and The…