Dim the Lights. The Show’s About to Begin. (TIFF Edition)

I Want to See That! For film buffs and the likewise minded, it’s the best time of the year. The fall movie season has begun and already major Oscar buzz is filtering through the system. Don’t be surprised when you overhear a quick word or two about one film, then soon after hear a superlative…

Dim the Lights. The Show’s About to Begin. (Action/Adventure Edition)

I want to see that! Do you know what I love? Of course, you do. I say it often enough. Movie trailers. I love movie trailers. Recently, there have been a lot – seriously, a lot – of trailers all pertaining to or revolving around the quintessential adventure theme. These fast-paced, action-packed films are intoxicating…

Trailer Talk: The Host

Invasion Attention all fans of Stephenie Meyer’s sci-fi drama, The Host. It’s time. The first official trailer for the big screen adaptation is here and waiting especially for you. I know, I know. Just calm down for a minute, then you can proceed to squee. The film, which is still in production, and is expected…

Trailer Talk: Cosmopolis

Let’s Take a Ride It’s the (teaser) trailer we’ve all been waiting for; the first look at Cosmopolis. Director David Cronenberg and Robert Pattinson have teamed up to bring the Don DeLillo novel to the big screen, which follows a day in the life of egocentric multimillionaire, Eric Packer. I must warn you, this is…

Trailer Talk: Dark Shadows

Funny Vampire This trailer is brought to you by the eccentric, insanely genius duo of Johnny Depp and Tim Burton. Need I say more? Well, I suppose if you need more . . . here it is. Based on the 1966 supernatural vampire soap opera, Dark Shadows tells the story of Barnabas Collins: a man…

Trailer Talk: Bel Ami

I Love Your Top Hat Ahem! *Cough* First official teaser trailer for Robert Pattinson’s new movie Bel Ami is finally here. *Cough* What? Did I say something? Alright, you got me. Everyone knows we’re big fans of the RPattz here, so it’s no surprise that I’m super excited to see this movie. Based on the…

Trailer Talk: Pirates of the Caribbean – On Stranger Tides

“Then, on the fourth day, he roped himself a couple of sea turtles, lashed ’em together, and made a raft.” Eight years later and we’re still waiting for Jack Sparrow (I’m sorry, Captain) to sail to our local movie theatre. Once again, this summer marks the return of our favorite pirate. Unfortunately, he’s missing two…

Trailer Talk: Water for Elephants

Prepare Yourselves I’m sorry. I’m trying my hardest to put two coherent words together, to tell you about this wonderful book and amazing trailer, but I am failing miserably. The only thing that seems to be running through my mind . . . Well, it’s embarrassing. The incoherent mumble of a few disconnected sentences that…

Dim the Lights. The Show’s About to Begin. (Drama Edition)

I want to see that! The year is winding down, dear readers. While the season is usually spent visiting friends and family, wrapping gifts, and shoveling massive amounts of snow, there are things we must not forget. The most important, by far? Movies. Yes, you heard me. What? Did you think I was going to…

Limited Release

Not coming to a theatre near you I must admit, I rarely go to the movies these days. The time that it takes for a movie to go from your local theatre to your local television screen is barely a few months. I don’t think I’m the only one who would rather watch a movie…

Dim the Lights. The Show’s About to Begin.

I want to see that! (Thriller edition) You’re sitting in a movie theatre. The lights begin to dim. The popcorn bucket resting on your knee seems to be oozing some kind of hypnotic butter intoxicant into your system. And the cold drink in your sticky side chair cup holder is sweating coolness down it’s side….