Posts Tagged ‘Eastbound and Down’

  • BIRD FLU TIMES 10: Matt Damon battles an epidemic airborne disease attacking the world in ‘Contagion.’ Courtesy photo.

    Not Terribly Exciting:

    Sep 20, 11 • 148 Views • ARTSY SMARTSY, FilmNo Comments

    Contagion Starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Matt Damon and Laurence Fishburne I cannot remember a movie that tackled such an epic subject matter and yet felt so microscopic. It’s the greatest compliment and the greatest criticism I can lob toward “Contagion,”...

  • Cinephiles Rejoice!

    Jul 12, 11 • 194 Views • ARTSY SMARTSY, Reviews, Interviews and Features2 Comments

    Cucalorus Summer Series Local Focus $8 – $12, 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. 7/16: Benedict Fancy • 7/23: Meg Lansaw Jengo’s Playhouse • 815 Princess St. The 17th annual cucalorus Film Festival may not be until November, but local cinephiles still have a...

  • A Wretched Sight of Royalty:

    Apr 19, 11 • 244 Views • ARTSY SMARTSY, Film1 Comment

    Your Highness Zilch Stars! Starring Danny McBride, Natalie Portman and James Franco Beating a dead horse. It’s a metaphor we’ve all used—as is the phrase “one-trick pony.” The first phrase references something that keeps getting brought to our...