Creative Writing Ink: STEPS – a ‘Hearts Want’-related short story

Today I'm taking the time to post something a bit off-the-beaten path from my normal posts, but still movie-related of course. Those of you who've been around FC for a while have probably read my first fantasy draft pitch Hearts Want I wrote last September, which is a romantic thriller. So what's that got to …

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Misc. News & On-Set Photos of FC’s Anticipated Flix

As I mentioned on yesterday's post, I was in the middle of working on this post when the Immortals trailer hit. But even within a day, there's always new movie news to share, so read on below and hope you learn something you didn't know before you come over here 😀 Firstly, I'm so excited …

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THIS JUST IN: Immortals Trailer

I was in the midst of writing a news post when this IMMORTALS trailer arrives. It was yanked out for copyright issues earlier today, but now it's back on. So let's just get to it, shall we? http://youtu.be/LhVZH2UmSbg ... Well, considering how many times I've blogged about this movie, you probably know I've been anticipating …

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Guest Post: Musings on Alternate Endings

So after reading Castor's article 'great movies ... until the third act', I thought I should write up an article about alternative ending(s) to some well-known films. Most film fans know that directors or studio people demand a new ending if say, the first test screening didn’t go too well, or maybe the director just …

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Best Fan-Made Poster of The Dark Knight Rises… so far

Happy Monday, all! I saw this over the weekend as my hubby was browsing his iPad during dinner. Have you seen this one? The poster was featured on one of the coolest sites I follow on Twitter, BitRebels, and I agree with the article writer that fan-made art are getting even more impressive lately, that …

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Three flix picks for Easter… or any other time of the year

Just want to wish everyone a blessed Easter. This weekend I'm celebrating the resurrection of my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ... forever grateful for His atoning sacrifice. Even those who aren't believers might opt to watch some Christian-themed films this time of year, such as The Ten Commandments (should be on by now on one …

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The Flix List: 100 Things We Love About the Movies

Thanks to my witty and über clever pal John from The Droid You’re Looking For, I'm inspired to join the fun in putting together this post. He's passionate about movies so much that there's already a second edition of the 100 things he loves about the movies! Something this joyful and fun should be shared, so …

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Happy Birthday Andy Serkis!

English actor Andy Serkis turns 47 today. Best known for playing the computer-generated character Gollum in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, he was easily the hardest working actor on the set due to the complexity of the creative process of bringing Gollum to the screen. According to IMDb, Serkis spent almost two years in …

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Weekend Roundup: Local Film Festival News & Movies I watched

It was quite a busy weekend I just had, dampened a bit by a coating of snow on the ground Saturday morning. Our local weatherman Paul Douglas aptly called it groan-worthy, and we now have a Winter alert with possible 3-5 inches of snow in the next 36 hours! Heh, so much for Spring 😦 …

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The Flix List: 15 favorite period drama heroes – Part II

Welcome to Part II of the list. As I said in the intro of Part I, this post is a collaboration with my Twitter pal and fellow period drama enthusiast Paula G. Now here are the other seven great romantic heroes that make us swoon, and please vote for your fave at the end of the …

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