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MovieWatch 2013

It’s time for my annual(ish) list of movies I want to catch this year. Strap in and let the trailers wash over you like pure adrenalin. (Not that I know what an adrenalin shower is like, ’cause I kind of think that would be a bit… icky. Though that’s not really the feeling I think you… Read More »

7 movies my mother has to worry about (and a bunch more)

2012 has an impressive line-up of films. Time travel, mutation, gods, monsters, hobbits, technology, and sheer awesomeness all combine to create an almost inescapable desire to just set up an automatic withdrawal from my checking account to my local movie theater. Almost. As usual, but even more so this year, money is tight. Hard choices… Read More »

Quick Notes on Entertainment News

I’ve fallen really behind on posting lately. Given the upcoming holiday there probably won’t be much for the next few days either. But I wanted to quickly throw a few things out there in Sci-Fi and Entertainment news. Hobbit films (report stolen from Slice of Sci-Fi): Director Guillermo del Toro told reporters during a Hellboy… Read More »

Leaked Pre-production video for The Hobbit!

This concept video was apparently leaked from Peter Jackson’s production of The Hobbit. It’s an exciting early look at the controversial direction Jackson may take, thematically: [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/XC73PHdQX04″ width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /] Equally puzzling is this video, which is not confirmed to be connected to Jackson’s production: [kml_flashembed movie=”http://youtube.com/v/0359hSerDeE” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /] How either… Read More »