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It’s News Day Tuesday!

Posted in Movie News, News Day Tuesday, Television News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 28, 2009 by xymarla

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And what a fine Tuesday it is!

Evan Rachel Wood has joined the cast of True Blood for Season Two.

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It’s News Day Tuesday!

Posted in Movie News, News Day Tuesday, Television News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 21, 2009 by xymarla

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Dig it!

Here’s a clip from True Blood’s season 2.

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Harper’s Island pilot

Posted in Television Review with tags , , , , , on April 13, 2009 by xymarla

When I first read about Harper’s Island (airing Thursdays 10/9c on CBS) in my Fango mag last month, I was really excited. Hell, a 13-episode run of a horror TV show that’s supposed to be somewhere between Agatha Christie and a slasher flick? Sounds right up my ally, yeah? The pilot aired last Thursday, April 9, and I have to say I was disappointed. True, it’s a pilot, and pilots almost always offer the audience nothing more than a big, heaping serving of exposition salad, and this pilot (inexplicably titled “Whap”) was no different. Stilted dialogue and overwrought, unlikely character commentary were the norm. But, like I said, it’s a pilot. That happens. I was mostly disappointed by the healthy dose of horror movie clichés that lurked around every corner. Hopefully the writers got them all out of their system and the following episodes will boast a bit more originality. We’ll see.

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It’s News Day Tuesday!

Posted in Movie News, News Day Tuesday, Television News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 31, 2009 by xymarla

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Ready for the scoopage?

Check out the new X-Men Origins: Wolverine pics. There’s a whole lotta hotness happening in these shots!

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Excellent. Bill Hader’s in talks to pen a slasher flick  for Judd Apatow. Color me intrigued!

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It’s News Day Tuesday!

Posted in Movie News, News Day Tuesday, Television News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 24, 2009 by xymarla

FINALLY!

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Here to deliver the dirt for my darlings!

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Holy crap! Kick-ass American Psycho director Mary Harron signs on for the film version of Rachel Klein’s twisted vamp novel The Moth Diaries! Ginger Snaps screenwriter Karen Walton’s name has been attached to the project. A female director helming a female screenwriter’s adaptation of a female author’s horror novel? SIGN. MARLA. UP.

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It’s News Day Tuesday!

Posted in Movie News, News Day Tuesday, Television News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 17, 2009 by xymarla

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Firstly, Happy St. Patty’s Day, dears!

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Now, on to the news!

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It’s News Day Tuesday!

Posted in Movie News, News Day Tuesday, Television News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 10, 2009 by xymarla

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Plenty of scoopy goodness today, folks!

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Watchmen tops the box office, although with numbers lower than expected. I FINALLY get to see this baby tomorrow night, so look for my review on Thursday!

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More news on the Whedon/Goddard horror project Cabin in the Woods is obviously going to grab my attention.

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