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A while ago, I wisely opined that chicks don't get Doctor Who. For this, I was promptly taken to task by Adam, who seems to think that simply because Doctor Who originated in the UK and has been playing there uninterrupted for the last 175 years, he has some deeper claim to this bit of his cultural heritage. Well, I come from a little place called America, pal, and when we set our sites on something, learn to love it, and then relegtate it to basic cable, that makes it ours. Your rich history and all previous claims to the... Continue »
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Here is the first image of your new Spider-Man, Andrew Garfield in the upcoming reboot of the franchise. In this version, apparently Uncle Ben isn't killed. Instead, Peter Parker is just really bummed he didn't get through the line before tickets for Vampire Weekend sold out. Click the image for a higher-res, even more brooding picture. via www.bleedingcool.com Continue »
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You don't go into a movie featuring Sylvester Stallone, Steve Austin, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren and several other generic bags of testosterone and expect Oscar material, but you also don't expect 103 of the most misogynistic minutes since the extended cut of the Mel Gibson tapes. Stallone's female characters are limited to ass-slappers, torture victims, rape bait, or simply objects to be dragged helpless and unresisting through gun fights. I guess to be fair, there could have been one or two mowed down by Humvees. They got off luckiest. As writer and director, one can't help but wonder if Sylvester... Continue »