Archive for July, 2009

Stuart Gordon Retrospective: From Beyond

Posted in Film Review, Horror Movie Review, Retrospective, Retrospective: Stuart Gordon, Sci-Fi Movie Review with tags , , , , , , on July 17, 2009 by xymarla

I first watched Stuart Gordon’s 1986 film From Beyond freshman year in college, at some party, barely paying attention. I’m honestly not sure how I managed that, because whatever else this film is, it is certainly something that DEMANDS YOUR ATTENTION.

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This movie is SO WEIRD. Keep in mind, please—I’m saying this as a woman who has reviewed an entire retrospective’s worth of Stuart Gordon films.  I know from weird, alright, you guys? From Beyond is something…else.

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It’s News Day Tuesday!

Posted in Movie News, News Day Tuesday, Television News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 14, 2009 by xymarla

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And I’ve been a manic little Marla lately, so this’ll be a quickie!

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As we all know by now, Ryan Reynolds has won the role of Green Lantern, beating out Bradley Cooper and Jared Leto (really? Leto? No.). Fear not, lovers of hard-hitting journalism—I will find many, many more excuses to post pictures such as the above in the context of this news.

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Interview with William Kong

Posted in Interview with tags , , , , , , , on July 13, 2009 by xymarla

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Check out my interview with Blood: The Last Vampire producer William Kong on 29-95.com!

Blood: The Last Vampire

Posted in Comic Book Movie Review, Film Review, Horror Movie Review with tags , , , , on July 13, 2009 by xymarla

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Check out my bit on vampy vampire hunters like Saya in Blood: The Last Vampire on 29-95.com!

It’s News Day Tuesday!

Posted in Movie News, News Day Tuesday, Television News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 7, 2009 by xymarla

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Dig it!

In box office news that is actually news to no one, Michael Bay is still eating Hollywood for breakfast with Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, Michael Mann isn’t doing too badly with Public Enemies, The Hangover is still in the Top 5 and UP is at 6th.

io9‘s got some scoop/trailers/teasers/images from Deadgirl, Humpty Dumpty, Planet of the Vampire Women, The Horde and something disgusting called Human Centipede. And here’s some Descent 2 scoop and the trailer courtesy of io9.  Thanks to Posh D for the links!

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Public Enemies

Posted in Action Movie Review, Film Review with tags , , , , on July 2, 2009 by xymarla

Check out my review of Public Enemies on 29-95.com!

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