Month: May 2007

Breach

  Breach Directed: Billy Ray Starring: Chris Cooper, Ryan Phillippe, Laura Linney Ryan Phillippe is a new FBI agent assigned to get to know Chris Cooper, who is a traitor selling secrets to Russia since 1985, but there is no proof. Based on a true story, which I didn’t...

Grindhouse

Grindhouse Directed: Robert Rodriguez, Quentin Tarantino Starring: Rose McGowan, Freddy Rodriguez, Kurt Russell, Rosario Dawson, Tracie Thoms, Zoe Bell Double-feature in the style of the 70’s grindhouse flicks. Planet Terror is about biochemical zombies and Death Proof is a car-chase, slasher film. I loved this movie so much that...

The Proposition

The Proposition Starring: Ray Winstone, Guy Pearce, Emily Watson, Richard Wilson Directed by: John Hilcoat Written by: Nick Cave Rating: xRx Length: 1 hour 44 minutes Genre: Western Release Date: 2006 Australian western set in 1880s starring Guy Pearce as a bad guy who is captured along with his younger brother. The law guy offers...

2007-2008 TV Upfronts: Part 1

Upfronts are when the television networks show off what they picked up for their fall and spring schedules so advertisers will decide where to spend their money when it comes time to actually air the shows. Canceled Shows Some shows were canceled during the season, while others weren't announced...

Last King of Scotland

The Last King of Scotland In 1971, Idi Amin took over the country of Uganda with the promise of freeing it from British control. When he fled in 1979, he had executed 300,000 of his own people. For being a movie that is about Amin’s rule over Uganda, he...