Movie 43 (2013)

Movie 43 Release Date: January 25, 2013 Directors: Elizabeth Banks, Steven Brill, Peter Farrelly (and 10 others) Stars: Liev Schreiber, Emma, Stone, Richard Gere Runtime: 94 min I just watched a version online, and I believe it was the version released in the U.K.; it's an alternate plot to the U.S. version that doesn't have [...]

The Croods (2013)

  The Croods Release Date: March 22, 2013 Director: Kirk De Micco, Chris Sanders Stars (voices): Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone, Ryan Reynolds Runtime: 98 min Tagline: The Journey Begins Meet the Croods, the world's first family who live strictly in routine thanks to a strict father, Grug (voiced by Nicolas Cage). There's also the eldest [...]

The Help (2011)

Released: August 10, 2011. Director: Tate Taylor. Stars: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer. Runtime: 146 min. Did you know? Director Tate Taylor and the author of the book, Kathryn Stockett, were childhood friends in Jackson, Mississippi. Plot: An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African-American maids' point of view on the [...]

Celebrity Birthdays: October 29 – November 11

Happy 30th birthday to Ben Foster. He often plays eerie roles, like in Hostage or in 30 Days of Night. Foster is a great screen presence and he's best known for his roles in 3:10 to Yuma, Pandorum, The Messenger, and The Mechanic. My favourite films with Foster in a leading or supporting role: Hostage (2005) -- Alpha Dog (2006) -- 30 Days of Night (2007).   The late [...]