Review: The Cabin in the Woods

Director: Drew Goddard Written by: Drew Goddard, Joss Whedon Starring: Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Anna Hutchison, Fran Kranz, Jesse Williams, Richard Jenkins, Bradley Whitford MPAA Rating: R Introduction: The Cabin in the Woods is a 2012 horror film co-written by Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard. It is also the directorial debut … [Read More]

Netflix’s Godless: A Frank Success?

After being one of the most lauded screenwriters of the 90’s, with such work as Get Shorty, Out of Sight, and Dead Again, Scott Frank conceived the idea for Godless in the early 2000’s. He saw as a project for Steven Soderbergh, who wasn’t keen on the idea of directing … [Read More]

Rest In Peace: Chantal Akerman—A Belated Word on a Lost Director

Chantal Akerman passed away this past Monday at the age of 65. Her death flew under the radar of the mainstream media, and did not catch my attention until Wednesday. We at The Movie Blog owe her, and everyone, an apology for our tardiness in coverage. The Belgian filmmaker deserves … [Read More]

Yes, this is the Movie Blog… just a NEW look

  Hey guys. As you may have noticed TMB is sporting a new look! It’s been a labor of love for us over the past few weeks and it’s something we hope you guys also enjoy and warm up to moving forward. We certainly understand that the change can be … [Read More]

Academy Award Winner Philip Seymour Hoffman Dead at 46

  It’s unfortunate to announce that Philip Seymour Hoffman has been pronounced dead today. He was found unresponsive in his apartment and the EMS team pronounced him dead after they were unable to revive him. While the results are not entirely conclusive, a syringe was found in his arm along … [Read More]

Review: American Reunion

Directors: Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg Writers: Adam Herz (characters), Jon Hurwitz (screenplay); Hayden Schlossberg (screenplay) Stars: Jason Biggs, Alyson Hannigan, and Seann William Scott Genre: Comedy MPAA: Rated R Synopsis: Continuing the American Pie franchise, Jim, Michelle, and Stifler reunite with their friends for their upcoming high school reunion. When … [Read More]

The Movie Blog UnCut Podcast XMen First Class

We are returning to a more regular schedule for the UnCut Video and Audio podcasts in a more frequent and somewhat shorter format. Today we are going to tackle the ever speculative cast of Matthew Vaughn’s First Class! And if you prefer to download the AudioEdition of this podcast, you … [Read More]

The Movie Blog UnCut Podcast June 24th 2010

We are returning to a more regular schedule for the UnCut Video and Audio podcasts in a more frequent and somewhat shorter format . Today we are going to address our review process and the ever popular topic of Opinions!! In the video I discuss the following aspects of Opinions: … [Read More]

Review: Wrath of the Titans

Wrath of the Titans is a 2012 fantasy film and sequel to the 2010 film Clash of the Titans. The film stars Sam Worthington, Rosamund Pike, Bill Nighy, Édgar Ramírez, Toby Kebbell, Danny Huston, Ralph Fiennes and Liam Neeson. Jonathan Liebesman directs the screenplay written by Dan Mazeau and David … [Read More]

Review: The Hunger Games

Director: Gary Ross Writers: Gary Ross (screenplay), Suzanne Collins (screenplay/novel) Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth Genre: Action,Drama,Sci-Fi,Thriller MPAA: Rated PG-13 Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the evil Capitol of the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send … [Read More]

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