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“21 Jump Street” Graduates To The Big Screen

0 Submitted by on Mon, 19 March 2012, 19:44
By Brian Hall “21 Jump Street” may bear the same name and premise as the Johnny Depp starring teen drama from the late 1980’s, but that would be where the similarities end. The good news is, in spite of this essentially being a “Jump Street” film in name only, most people looking for a fun, R rated buddy/cop comedy are Continue Reading...
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WonderCon panel: “The Amazing Spider-Man”

0 Submitted by on Sun, 18 March 2012, 08:11
  By Brian Hall Reboots are a funny thing these days. A film doesn’t even have to be 10 years old to get one, and in many instances the “new take” on the material is to simply make it “grittier.” That’s the approach previous trailers would have us believe director Marc Webb is also taking with the upcoming “The Amazing Continue Reading...
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WonderCon panel: “Looper”

0 Submitted by on Sun, 18 March 2012, 08:10
By Brian Hall Joseph Gordon-Levitt, star of the film “Looper,” said of the film’s writer/director, Rian Johnson, that one day he’ll be mentioned in the same breath as Christopher Nolan and Steven Spielberg. High praise for sure but seeing as how Levitt’s worked with all three, he must know what he’s talking about. And the footage we saw from “Looper” Continue Reading...
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WonderCon panel: “Resident Evil: Retribution”

0 Submitted by on Sun, 18 March 2012, 08:06
By Brian Hall We’re now five films deep into the “Resident Evil” series and according to star Milla Jovovich and her husband, writer/director Paul W.S. Anderson, there may still be more to come. But for now, we were shown a 3D clip from film number five, “Resident Evil: Retribution.” In it, a leather suited Alice (Jovovich) effortlessly battles a throng Continue Reading...
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WonderCon panel: “Lockout”

0 Submitted by on Sun, 18 March 2012, 08:00
By Brian Hall Actress Maggie Grace, of “Lost” and “Taken” fame, was on hand to introduce a few clips and answer questions about “Lockout.” The film comes from Luc Besson’s camp (who not coincidentally serves as a co-writer) and looks to be an unapologetic, knockdown-dragout popcorn action flick. The film stars Grace as the president’s daughter who is doing some Continue Reading...
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