A ‘sequel’ I actually want to see: District 9 follow-up ELYSIUM

One of my favorite films of the last decade was the low-budget sci-fi movie District 9. In my review, I said that it’s such a distinctly moving, poignant and provocative film that makes you ponder long after the end credits roll. Not long after I saw the film, there's immediate buzz for an inevitable sequel, which I …

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Random Question: Which director/actor reunion would you like to see?

In honor of South African director Neill Blomkamp reuniting with his District 9 Sharlto Copley for another sci-fi flick Elysium, it made me think of other director/actor duo I'd like to see working together again. As I've just finally got around to watching some highly-acclaimed and beloved movies, I wonder if the director & actor …

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The good, the bad and the crazy… of this week’s movie news

Happy Wednesday, folks. Well, the post article says it all, so let's just get to them, shall we? First, the good news: Cate Blanchett will reprise her role as Galadriel in The Hobbit ... I have not read the book but I do know the royal Elf doesn't appear in it, but I trust that …

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