In celebration of the re-release of Universal’s Mummy movies on DVD as well as the anniversary of the death of legendary make-up man Jack Pierce (monster-maker who worked in the 30s and 40s at Universal during their classic horror period), Rocket Video (located at 726 N. La Brea Avenue), is hosting another one of its unique events on Saturday July 19th, 1-3PM. Admission is free!
You know what I love most about getting press releasees? When something as simple as addition seems to be an impossibility. Dr. Uwe Boll personally sent this message along to FilmJerk.com, and let’s see if you can spot the faulty math…
Paramount Vantage and Overture Films will co-finance and distribute Oscar winner Michael Moore’s next film, a searing and provocative follow up to his groundbreaking 2004 documentary Fahrenheit 9/11.
It’s difficult to make sense of the final “Kingdom of the Crystal Skull” theatrical trailer.
John Ford’s Supreme Masterpiece, “The Searchers,” is a spectacular Western that should be required viewing for every movie fan. Now that it’s being showcased among film critic Kevin Thomas’ Favorite Picks, you’ll be able to fulfill that requirement this Wednesday, April 16th at 7:30 PM at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica, with an in person introduction from Thomas himself.
Chiseled good looks and a voice to match made the movie icon of 60’s Biblical epics and 70’s Sci-Fi a star of the highest echelon, and an easy target for taunting impersonators. But try as they might, no one could chow down the scenery in bigger or bolder bites than Charlton Heston. Check out TCM’s Friday programming and see why there can only ever be one actor who could part the Red Sea and fight those damn dirty apes.