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She's having a Marilyn moment! Lara Bingle channels iconic screen...
'Don't cry, I'm here': Pregnant woman sentenced to death in Sudan for marrying a Christian arrives back in the United States alongside her weeping husband as they graciously thank their supporters Pregnant mother-of-four and her unborn child killed by freak reaction to wasp stings after she accidentally disrupted a nest in her yard 'I'm glad my ... (more)
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Surprising feat: Strongman saga no turkey
HERCULES: Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is every bit the right fit for a lighter, brighter and swifter take on the legend in a film that refuses to take itself seriously.
Film Review: Hercules
That's not to say this new movie about the legendary son of Zeus is terrible, but with the advent of massive blockbuster 3D epics, there doesn't seem to have been a mindless actioner that's come out since the 1990s clocking in at around the 90-minute mark.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
BWW Reviews: Hattiloo Goes to Haiti for Once on this Island
Hattiloo Theatre, the shiny "new kid on the block" in the midtown theatre district of Memphis, has shed its "ugly duckling" feathers and suddenly become a sleek swan; no longer limited in facilities and seating, it has taken exotic flight with a fanciful musical staging of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty 's calypso-driven ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, ... (more)
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Clueless Movie Reviews: "Hercules"
All things considered, Hercules , the latest big screen outing for Hollywood's favorite Greek demigod hero, this one starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, could have turned a whole lot worse than it does.
Hercules review: Dwayne Johnson spent months beefing up, shame the story looks like it took minutes
The result is a pedestrian swords and sandals would-be epic, indistinguishable from, say, Clash Of The Titans, the 300 movies or the recent Conan remake The result is an utterly pedestrian swords and sandals would-be epic that's indistinguishable from, say, Clash Of The Titans, the 300 movies or the recent Conan remake.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Hercules is a hard guy to get right, but filmmakers keep trying
With this week's release of Paramount MGM's Hercules , featuring Dwayne Johnson in the leonine mantle and laboring overtime, Hollywood drops yet another Greco-Roman spectacle on entirely suspecting audiences.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Hercules (Dwayne Johnson) - Review
Rather like the recent films in the Fast & Furious franchise, this is a film that knows its own absurdities and embraces them, even going so far as to wink at the audience sometimes to reassure them that everyone's in on the joke.
Lara Bingle looks windswept as she and Sam Worthington head to exercise session
There she blows! Lara Bingle is windswept as she and actor beau Sam Worthington insist on wearing gold bands on ring fingers to exercise session She's been batting off speculation that she and Sam Worthington are engaged and this week even went as far as to smash down rumours in a magazine interview.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
For the Pantheon
With "Hercules" opening in a theater near you, Michael Ordona suggests a few notable films featuring Greco-Roman mythology: Clash of the Titans Holds a positive rating on Rotten Tomatoes, but that might be a bit of nostalgia kicking in.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Lara Bingle slams those wedding rumours as she claims she works...
Chilling echo of Nazi death trains as MH17 victims begin grimmest journey: Bodies loaded onto freight cars amid 'stench of death' British TV news station apologizes after reporter rifled through suitcase of MH17 victim live on air and even said: 'We shouldn't really be doing this' Is this the BUK missile launcher that shot down MH17 being smuggled ... (more)
The many faces of Hercules: Endless adaptations lack muscle
Faces of Hercules: Dwayne Johnson in the new "Hercules," above; Henry Cavill in 2011's "Immortals," below left; and Disney's 1997 animated "Hercules."
Thu Jul 10, 2014
'Harold and Maude,' 'Jules and Jim' and more: Movies also showing July 11-17
"Clash of the Titans" : Harry Hamlin proves he was the Sam Worthington of the 1980s by playing Perseus in this star-studded rendition of Greek myth, which features the fantastic work of special effects guru Ray Harryhausen.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
When I was young, I was fascinated by the fantastical stories of Greek and Roman mythology.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
First look at Sacha Baron Cohen in 'Grimsby' spy comedy
PanARMENIAN.Net - A first look at Sacha Baron Cohen in the upcoming spy comedy "Grimsby" is revealed.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Movie Review: 'Earth to Echo'
"Earth to Echo" is an ambitious, low-budget sci-fi film that tries, very hard, to be the new millennium's version of "ET."
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Victoria Advocate
FLIX: 'Earth to Echo'
CAST: Teo Halm, Brian "Astro" Bradley, Ella Linnea Wahlestedt, Reese C. Hartwig, Jason Gray-Stanford, Mary Pat Gleason, Tiffany Espensen, Myk Walford "Earth to Echo" pays homage to all those great films from the eighties like "E.T.," "Goonies," "Explorers" and even the recent "Super 8." Writer Henry Gayden and director Dave Green have taken these ... (more)