Mirror, mirror on the wall: have you noticed Ford looks like Farl?
One highly original insight that has emerged ever since Toronto Mayor Rob Ford became headline news is his uncanny, damn near identical resemblance to the late comedian Chris Farley.
Giving Peter Weir credit where it is due
World renowned Australian born director, writer and producer Peter Weir is best known for his direction of the smash hit movie Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World , guiding superstar Russell Crowe.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Russell Crowe's "Noah" movie
Soon, those who did not lean their theology from the movie Evan Almighty will leave the new Russell Crowe movie Noah thinking that thy now know all they need to know about the Bible 's record on the event.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Ait Benhaddou, Setting Of 'Gladiator,' Is Your New Favorite Wintertime Destination
It's getting icy out there , folks. Which means you totally deserve an escape to a ksar , one of those fortified mud brick cities in the deserts of Morocco.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Elba demanded white co-stars be racist
HE founded Tropfest, directed De Niro and played Russell Crowe's lover and now John Polson will be honoured with a music award too.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
'I Did It for My Country and I'm Proud of It':...
Given the reigning Motion Picture Academy Best Picture is the true story of how Hollywood secretly teamed up with the CIA to free six American embassy hostages in Iran, the following revelation doesn't seem so far fetched.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The 11 (6) Worst Sequel Ideas to Come Out of Hollywood
A follow-up to 'It's a Wonderful Life' is in the works? What else would they think of next, a sequel to 'Gladiator' where Maximus kills Jesus and fights in the Vietnam War? Yup.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
No on 'Noah': The problem of biblical movies
So, this movie about the story of the biblical Noah - floods, animals two by two, the whole shebang - is apparently a thing that actually exists, complete with a trailer and everything.
Russell Crowe 'Noah' Trailer Not Heavy on Religion
The newly released trailer for Russell Crowe's "Noah" movie showcases epic battle scenes and stupendous visual effects in this retelling of the Bible's flood story.
Noah trailer: epic new take on biblical tale starring Russell Crowe
A sneak peak of the eagerly anticipated new blockbuster, Noah, has been released and it doesn't look as though it will disappoint.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Truly, there is nothing new under the sun. In her book Greek Fire, Poison Arrows and Scorpion Bombs , the distinguished classical scholar Adrienne Mayor recalls that the Persian army under Xerxes the Great used flaming arrows two and a half thousand years ago, and not long after that the Roman army used spears tipped by a mixture of burning pitch ... (more)
Tue Nov 12, 2013
'Man of Steel' Honest Trailer: 'A Mopey, Violent Reboot'
The Screen Junkies series tells viewers to "prepare for a mopey, violent reboot, guaranteed to depress adults and frighten small children" and calls it Superman's "inevitable, dark, moody Christopher Nolan update."
Mon Nov 11, 2013
George Clooney disses Leonardo DiCaprio, Russell Crowe
Daily Times Monitor George Clooney may be one of the most likeable actors in Hollywood, but ironically, he doesn't like everyone.