They’re Here…Again: MGM & Fox Re-Making Poltergeist. Could They Maybe Not Do That?

Because it’s tired of other films doing the same basic plot while not technically being a remake, the classic haunted house movie Poltergeist is now officially being re-made.  According to The Hollywood Reporter, MGM is partnering […]

Watch This: The News Team Re-Assembles in Trailer for Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

There is finally a full-length trailer for Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, which revisits the characters in a 1980s setting and is due out at domestically on December 20, 2013.   If you liked the […]

There Can Be Only None: Ryan Reynolds Leaves Highlander Re-Make-Can This Project Please Die Now?

In the Highlander universe, the only way to kill an immortal is decapitation.  Why?  Because swords are cool and the 80s were a weird time, duh.  However, in the real world the way you kill […]

What Man of Steel’s Super Box Office Means: Franchise Revived, Sequel Greenlit, Justice League Alive

Man of Steel?  More like Man of Gold!  Am I right?  But, no, seriously people, Man of Steel just made a lot of money.  However, being a modern film lover means not taking the studios at […]

Words Thrill and Scorch in the Brilliant Before Midnight

Reviewer’s note: I’ve worked very hard to avoid revealing any specific plot points beyond the film’s opening scenes, because I think the film’s dialogue works best when heard without familiarity. Early on in Richard Linklater’s brilliant, funny, lacerating […]

A New Appreciation of Bryan Singer’s Superman Returns

In honor of the release of Man of Steel, I thought it would be fitting to look back at a previous attempt to reboot the Superman franchise: Bryan Singer’s Superman Returns. This may be comic […]

Review: This is the End – Best When It Minimizes the Meta and Emphasizes the Crazy

This is the End, the directorial debut from co-writers Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen, is a comedy so dependent upon surprise that it is better if you walk into it knowing next to nothing about […]

Review: Man of Steel-The Man of Tomorrow Will Still Be Waiting Tomorrow for a Great Superman Movie

Look!  Up in the sky!  It’s a bird!  It’s a plane!  It’s…holy crap!  I was just killed by falling debris. And that about sums up Man of Steel, the new Superman film from director Zack […]

The Almost Doctors – Hugh Grant, Bill Nighy & 12 Other Actors Almost Cast as the Doctor on Doctor Who

This past week it was rumored that Rory Kinnear had been offered the part of the Doctor on Doctor Who, replacing the departing Matt Smith [see our article about it here]. The BBC has now […]

The Great Christopher Nolan Film Re-Watch! Day 8: The Dark Knight Rises

In honor of the release of the new Christopher Nolan-produced Superman movie, we’ve decided to examine all eight of Nolan’s films as a director, from Following to The Dark Knight Rises. Each day, We Minored in Film’s own Julianne Ramsey will […]