Rental Pick: CHRONICLE (2012)

To be perfectly honest, I'm not a big fan of the found-footage genre, which is often used in horror or sci-fi movies. So when this one comes around, I was only mildly interested in seeing it. But the good reviews piqued my interest and y'know what, going out of one's comfort zone can be quite rewarding …

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[Fan-Made] Posters of the Week: Man of Steel and The Dark Knight Rises

I wanted to do a poster post and there's nothing that interest me from Impawards site. But a few days ago I came across these two awesome fan-made posters of two of my most-anticipated superhero flicks! I've posted fan-made posters before, like this broken-glass one for The Dark Knight Rises, as they're often much, much …

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Flix Blog-a-thon: Double Feature Theater

A few weeks ago, my blog pal Marc from Go, See Talk invited a bunch of us to participate in this fun blog-a-thon called “Double Feature Theater”. The idea here is that we all get to imagine ourselves as bona fide Theater owners. As such we set up our schedule for a week’s worth of …

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FlixChatter Review: THOR

Summer blockbuster season has finally arrived with a thunderous bang. I can tell you right off the bat that Kenneth Branagh has set the bar for a highly entertaining superhero flick, not bad for a director known mostly for his Shakespearean works. The gist of the story is this: A young warrior is stripped off …

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Musings on my favorite Lois Lane and Amy Adams casting

Those who've been following the updates on the upcoming Superman reboot surely have heard that 36 year-old Amy Adams has been cast as Lois Lane. More on that later. As everyone's processing that bit of casting, I'd like to take the time to highlight my favorite Lois Lane in Superman adaptation: Margot Kidder. Just as …

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A superhero movie I’d like to see: The Flash

I know what you're thinking, we've got way too many superhero movies as it is, do we really need another one?? But let's face it, whether we like it or not, Hollywood isn't done with 'em anytime soon, and to be fair, some of them are definitely worth seeing. To keep from having superhero flix …

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Are fresh ideas a thing of the past in Hollywood?

  I was checking my email and there it was on the Yahoo main page that Russell Crowe is in talks to do a remake with Paul Haggis. I couldn't help thinking, yet another remake? Which is a strange coincidence the fact that my hubby just quipped last night how Hollywood is filled with oodles …

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