Category: movies

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Where the Wild Things Are brings imagination to life

Unless you live on a cloud (no, not that cloud), you are fully aware that Maurice Sendak’s revered and beloved children’s story – Where the Wild Things Are – has been (tastefully) adopted for the big screen by Spike Jonze (director of such films as Being John Malkovich and Adaptation).




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These ARE the Wii accessories you are looking for

Looking for an excuse to add more (Star Wars) accessories to your Wii arsenal? Than you’ll be happy to hear that the Darth Vader Nintendo Wii Sensor Bar Holder (above), Light-Up Lightsabers for Nintendo Wii Dueling 2-Pack (below), and Clone Trooper Blaster for Nintendo Wii (below) are now all available for pre-order, each for the …




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Star Wars Uncut: World’s Largest Fan Re-creation

I’m pretty sure the video speaks for itself. But if not, here’s a little more info about StarWarsUncut.com:
Fans from around the world are joining forces to recreate the classic, Star Wars: A New Hope.
The entire movie is split up into 15 second scenes. Claim a scene, film it, and upload it! When it’s all done, …




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Oldie, but goodie: The Big Lebowski Dude, Man Version




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Wes Anderson tackles Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr. Fox

Roald Dahl classic + Wes Anderson direction + great cast + stop motion animation = Fantastic Mr. Fox




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Public Enemies: Classic Depp, Solid Action, Well Done

Michael Mann’s latest biopic – Public Enemies – about the infamous 1930’s bank robber, John Dillinger, is well done.
This should come as no surprise. The combination of a fascinating story (albeit a somewhat superficial one) about one of America’s most successful criminals, Johnny Depp’s always-fantastic acting (although not his best performance), solid action complete …




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Want some fresh cracked R2-Pepper on that salad?

Good ol’ Japan – home to many of the world’s preeminent digital technologies…and this officially licensed R2-D2 peppermill.
According to the product page:
[W]e’ve managed to pilfer a few hundred R2-D2 pepper mills from eateries all over Tatooine for your spice grinding pleasure. Simply twist R2’s head and he deposits pepper onto your food. Hey, it’s …




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Death Star: Now with more delicious storage space

That’s no moon…It’s a cookie jar! StarWars.com’s Exclusive Death Star Cookie Jar is easily the coolest cookie jar jar binks anywhere this side of Naboo.
The exclusive Death Star cookie jar is built to hold an Imperial army of your favorite cookies…[It’s] Sculpted from polyresin with great detail and features four sturdy feet to keep your …




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DVD: Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse

Francis Ford Coppola’s Apocalypse Now has been one of my favorite films of all time since the first time I watched it many years ago. While I may not have been alive during the Vietnam War, that doesn’t prevent me from being able to appreciate spectacular film making when I see it. Thus, it should …




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Teaser: Pixar’s Toy Story 3 coming June 18, 2010

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