Author Archives: Brandon Kirby

Julianne Moore Will Become Sarah Palin

We’ve all seen Tina Fey’s parody impersonation of Sarah Palin on “Saturday Night Live,” but now actress Julianne Moore will be playing the polarizing and celebritized politician for real.

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Once Stars Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova Star in Documentary

Acting as a spiritual successor to Once, the documentary following the performing duo of Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova, The Swell Season, premieres at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival.

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Three Official Releases Emerge from the Sundance Film Festival

Since the Sundance Film Festival in January, only a few films have emerged from it, including the Ed Helms comedy Cedar Rapids. Now, however, it looks like we’ll be seeing even more releases this summer with the emergence of three … Continue reading

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Emily Browning’s Erotic Fairy Tale: Feminism & Sexuality in Sleeping Beauty

Emily Browning is wrapped up in a film seeming to promote controversial notions of feminism and female sexuality — and it’s not Sucker Punch.

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Mickey Rourke Trashes Himself

The now Oscar-nominated Mickey Rourke (for The Wrestler) is back to thinking low of himself and starring in self-proclaimed crappy movies.  In a recent interview with Vulture, Mickey Rourke talked about his two upcoming films, 13, co-starring 50 Cent and … Continue reading

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Bond is Back in Business

After a long time spent wondering whether or not we’d ever get to see a 23rd Bond film, Sony Pictures Entertainment recently announced it would help co-fund the project with MGM.

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Team Jacob or Team Bourne: Taylor Lautner Runs for His Life

I thought I’d never see the day, but yes, Taylor Lautner is now starring as the leading man in his very own action hero movie. Any news of his new movie, Abduction, had been kept under tight wraps until now … Continue reading

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Daniel Radcliffe Officially Escapes Hogwarts

Daniel Radcliffe’s first attempt to rid himself of his Harry Potter image is playing the lead in a mysterious thriller set in an old English village.  This July marks the conclusion of the Harry Potter franchise, and more importantly it … Continue reading

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Pixar’s Next Projects Revealed: Not Brave Enough?

With Pixar’s Cars 2 in theaters this summer, word of the animation studio’s next projects have already gotten out. They include a prequel to Monsters, Inc. and a fairy tale.

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MPAA Bans The Hangover: Part II Trailer

There have always been complaints about the sometimes absurd rules of the MPAA rating system, but their banning of the first full-length trailer for The Hangover: Part II may just be an all-time low.

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