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Violent, often absurd, but full of brilliant surprises. The accomplished South Korean director Bong Joon-ho transcends the cliches of the film's post-apocalyptic premise.
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Review: 'Snowpiercer' is best blockbuster you didn't know existed
When an action film starring people like Chris Evans, Ed Harris, Octavia Spencer, John Hurt, Tilda Swinton and Jamie Bell is released during the summer, you would expect it to be one of those huge studio event movies, backed by a mammoth ad campaign that has bombarded you for months both in theaters and on TV.
El Rey Network Running a Romero-thon Over July 4th Weekend
If the El Rey Network has been off your radar since "From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series" ended its first season, you may want to remedy that situation as they're running a "Romero-thon" saluting the Godfather of Zombies during the upcoming 4th of July weekend.
Art and the movies
Flavorwire, the cultural news site, has linked 15 famous paintings to films, including Edward Hopper's "House by the Railroad" with Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho" and Thomas Gainsborough's "The Blue Boy" with Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained," Both directors acknowledged the influence of these paintings.
Review: 'Snowpiercer' barrels through an icy apocalyptic nightmare
'Snowpiercer' rocks in a foreign film post-apocalyptic nutso way that's darkly comic, thrilling, violent and repeatedly mind-boggling.
Los Angeles Times
Hurtling along in Bong Joon-ho's train movie 'Snowpiercer'
Survival, when the odds are desperate, breeds a certain mania, a kill or be killed ethos that we've seen played out in countless post-apocalyptic movies.
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Bong Joon-ho And Jeremy Discuss The Magnificent Obsession Of SNOWPIERCER
Bong Joon-ho's SNOWPIERCER is an exhilarating work of science-fiction set seventeen years in the future, where all that remains of humanity has been crammed onto a massive bullet train that traverses an icy, uninhabitable Earth.
'Snowpiercer' director Bong Joon-ho's first English-language film is...
Of all of the great directors who have emerged from South Korea in the past two decades, Bong Joon-ho stands out.
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'Pollock' :Ed Harris directed, wrote and starred as the abstract painter Jackson Pollock.
Snowpiercer Movie Review
Screenplay: Bong Joon-ho, Kelly Masterson, story by Bong Joon-ho based on Le Transperceneige by Jacques Lob, Benjamin Legrand and Jean-Marc Rochette One of Pete Seeger's favorite protest songs dealt with the sinking of the Titanic, the key words being "When that ship left England, it was making for the shore/ The rich refused to associate with the ... (more)
James Franco and Amber Heard Lovers on the Set of "The Adderall Diaries" ; Is Amber an Evil Stepmom?
He has 16 films set to come out through 2016 and is currently the main star of Broadway smash-hit Of Mice and Men.