Posts tagged ‘Movies’

Straight-to-Store DVDs to Accompany Cinematic Release

A couple of years ago, I posited that some day we’d be able to buy the DVD version of a movie that we’d just seen in…

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CoolSpotters and Matt Damon’s Sweater

I really enjoyed “The Bourne Identity” when I first saw it in the theatre (here’s an early, rambling blog post on the film). I also really…

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Reimagining the Harry Potter Films

I just read that the final Harry Potter movie, Harry Potter and the Hollow Medley, will actually be split into two films, making a total of…

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A Small Frustration With Film Festivals

I don’t follow the movie industry that closely, but I do tend to pay attention to major film festival buzz. The films that get talked about…

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Trajan, Every Movie’s Favourite Font

I found this great little video following a link trail from Waxy to this amusing discussion of Woody Allen’s favourite font. The video discusses the current…

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The Current Face of Cinematic Evil is Pasty and Hairless

Yesterday I saw I am Legend. It’s a decent film, and (having recently read The World Without Us) I loved the shots of a post-plague, abandoned…

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Ratatouille is a Masterpiece

Last night I had the privilege to watch Brad Bird’s latest triumph, Ratatouille. It’s probably the best American animated film I’ve ever seen, and I wouldn’t…

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’21’ Looks Like a Remake of ‘The Last Casino’

Because it features beautiful versions of MIT geeks counting cards, the theatrical trailer for “21” is currently getting Dugg. Here it is: It bears a striking…

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