Top Ten Worst Movies Midway Through 2008
Top Ten Worst Movies Midway Through 2008 Wow, talk about a rough first six months of 2008. There is very little to love in year that has brought us so many bad films. There was a point this year I had given 13 films in a row a grade of "C+" or less, and only […]Read More
An Unnecessarily Deep Inspection of the 'Jumper' Family Tree
I didn't want to watch it again, and I actually requested Jumper thinking I was going to do a live blog while watching it and make fun of it the whole time. Unfortunately I think all the snark has drained out of me recently and I am on snark recharge so I am going the […]Read the Review
ON DVD TODAY: June 10, 2008
DVD LINKS: RELEASE DATES | NEW DVDS | REVIEWS | RSS FEED I only saw the first four episodes in this mini-series and I detailed them here, here, here and here. Suffice to say I enjoyed the first four eps and would love to see the last three. Who knows if that will ever actually […]Read More
TOP TEN: Questions 'Jumper' Doesn't Want You to Ask
QUESTIONS JUMPER DOESN'T WANT YOU TO ASK Oh man, it's a sad day when a film like Jumper is released in 3,428 theaters across the country and brings home an estimated $31.7 million over the four day President's Day weekend when films such as In Bruges are out there and Focus only releases it in […]Read More
INTERVIEW: Director Doug Liman on 'Jumper'
Doug Liman started his career with films such as Swingers and Go, but once he got his fingers into The Bourne Identity it appears action films have become his lot in life as he followed that film up with Mr. and Mrs. Smith and now has Jumper hitting theaters today telling the story of David […]Read More
'The Happening' Teaser Set to Debut with 'Jumper'?
I think I may be one of the few remaining M. Night Shyamalan fans, aside from the folks that run MNightFans.com who are now reporting word that the trailer for Night's new film The Happening is expected to debut with Jumper on February 14th with an online release following the weekend. The site reports that […]Read More
New Pictures and Clips from 'Jumper'
I personally think Hayden Christensen is an awful actor and seeing Rachel Bilson in anything outside of "The O.C." doesn't intrigue me either, but for some reason (must be Doug Liman) I am excited to see Jumper. Lord knows it could just be that Fox marketing team duping me once again, but I am up […]Read More
Anywhere is Possible...
A mysterious postcard came into RopeofSilicon today with a black background reading only "be at the scene of every story". The bottom of the card read "find out how 10/10/07 · anywhereispossible.com". "What the hell?" was my first response. So I GoDaddy'd the site and found out it belongs to Fox Film, which lead me […]Read More
'Jumper' Moves to Colosseum in Rome
Director Doug Liman's follow-up to the Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie starrer, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, is making some major steps as his film based on the novel by Steven Gould, Jumper, was given permission to shoot for three days in the Colosseum in Rome reports the New York Times. The film stars Hayden Christensen, […]Read More
The Casting Couch: November 7, 2006
Starting at the top we learn that Kirsten Dunst is set to star in and co-produce with Film 360 a feature film adaptation of A.N. Wilson's novel "A Jealous Ghost" for Paramount Vantage. Film 360's Ben Forkner discovered the novel and immediately thought of Dunst after he had heard she expressed interest in a darker […]Read More