Musings on the first trailer of the new Ben-Hur (2016)

Most of you who've read my blog for a while knows I'm a huge fan of the 1959 Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. I've listed it as one of the films that have defined me and one of my three favorite Oscar-winning films of all time. That epic masterpiece that won the most awards in its …

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Everybody’s Chattin’ + Question of the Week on Tom Hiddleston as Ben Hur

Happy Friday everybody! I'm going to hit two birds with one stone again today in combining two post *series* in one. Ok, so let's start with some of my favorite posts from the past week: It's been quite a very sad week for film fans... we lost two beloved actors within days of each other. I'm …

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Weekend Roundup: Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter and Magic Mike review

This sweltering heat must be doing the cinemas some good as people want to cool off in the air-conditioned movie theaters. Whilst the last two weekends were dominated by movies targeted for kids (Brave, Madagascar 3), this time adults packed theaters to see two R-rated movies: Ted and Magic Mike. The former starring Mark Wahlberg …

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Trailers of the Week: Trailer 2 of Prometheus & Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Happy Sunday all! Hope you've recovered your festive St. Patrick's Day! This is quite a big weekend for trailers, and given their epic-ness I can't help but not posting 'em here. PROMETHEUS Woo hoo!! I was already looking forward to this from the start but with this trailer, my excitement just jumped tenfold! In case …

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THIS JUST IN: Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter First Trailer!

Here's one of those movies with an idea so bizarre it’s bound to get you at least curious enough to check it out. One of America's legendary presidents is a highly-trained vampire assassin?? What? What? When I first heard about it back in April when Rufus Sewell was cast as the lead vampire, I learned …

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