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Peter O'Toole

Peter O'Toole, Actor, 1932 - 2013

by Ed Liuon December 17, 2013
Veteran actor Peter O’Toole passed away on December 14, 2013, at the age of 81. Obituaries are not mentioning a specific cause of death, but his daughter Kate O’Toole has stated that her father had been ill for some time. O’Toole was best-known for his role as Col. T.E. Lawrence in David Lean’s Lawrence of […]
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Spidey Plans Villain Play Dates With Venom And The Sinister Six

by Alex Beanon December 16, 2013
Spider-Man usually has movies all to himself but now Spidey will have to share the big screen with some of his baddie buddies as it was announced by Sony Pictures that nemesis Venom as well as the Sinister Six will be receiving their very own films with Spidey due to make guest appearances in each, […]

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Flash In The Pan Release Date

by Alex Beanon December 13, 2013
The newest rebooting of the J.M. Barrie classic Peter Pan story entitled “Pan” and starring Javier Bardem as Blackbeard. In this 3D version of the story, Peter will be an orphan and will be led to Neverland where he will organize the Neverlandians and fight the evil pirates led by Blackbeard. The role of Peter […]
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Disney’s Bad Kids Surface In Magical Kingdom

by Alex Beanon December 13, 2013
Whatever happened – or what would happen – if all those evil villains in the Disney movies throughout the years had kids and, quite predictably, those kids weren’t so nice. Well, they might get a second chance at making nice at Disney Prep School in “The Descendants”, the new live-action original movie that will be […]

Mary Poppins Blu-ray 50th Anniversary

Review: "Mary Poppins" 50th Anniversary Blu-ray - It's a Jolly Holiday with Blu-ray

by Ed Liuon December 13, 2013
Like its title character, Mary Poppins is practically perfect in every way: its cast, its beautifully balanced blend of comedy and drama, its costuming and sets, and the catchy tunes by the Sherman Brothers. It’s a kids movie that runs nearly two-and-a-half hours, but also one that flies by, never dragging and never flagging once […]
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Arrow – Three Ghosts – Season 2, Episode 9

by Alex Beanon December 12, 2013
Synopsis: Arrow begins hallucinating – and it’s not just because he ate some bad fruitcake – while Slade makes a reappearance and Barry Allen officially becomes The Flash. Details: It turns out that Cyrus Gold – along with some help from Seb Blood – is the guy behind the drugging of Arrow/Oliver. Felicity panics and […]

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Zac Efron Tossed Into Fire

by Alex Beanon December 11, 2013
Yes, you read that correctly. It’s true, Zac Efron has been tossed into “Fire” – but in this case, it’s a feature film based on the graphic novel about a man recruited by the CIA for a program that, ultimately makes him expendable as a spy. The graphic novel [comic book] is written by Brian […]
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Review: "The Smurfs 2" - Not Smurfin' Awful But Not Smurftacular

by Dr. Daedaluson December 11, 2013
When The Smurfs live-action/CG animation film was announced, there was a sizable portion of the original show’s fanbase that considered it an abomination. Despite that backlash, it made a ton of money, so it must’ve done something right. I suspect that many of its viewers had never seen the original cartoon, so this was their […]

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Visual Effects Oscars Down To Top 10

by Alex Beanon December 10, 2013
The 86th Academy Award presentation is closing fast – less than three months away now – and the list of the films under consideration for a Best Visual Effects award has officially been narrowed to 10. They are, in alphabetical order… “Elysium” “Gravity” “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” “Iron Man 3” “The Lone Ranger” […]
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Saving Mr. Banks Multi-Touch Book Trailer

by Alex Beanon December 10, 2013
“Saving Mr. Banks” – Disney’s upcoming feature film starring Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson as it details Walt Disney’s [Hanks] pursuit of British author P.L. Travers [Thompson] to get her Mary Poppins books brought to the big screen – has its own multi-touch book version that went live today. The multi-touch book details the story […]