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‘Cirque Du Freak’ Movie Brought Action And An OK Plot

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Universal Pictures’ Cirque du Freak :The Vampire’s Assistant movie brought action and an ok plot . It stars: John C. Reilly, Ken Watanabe, Josh Hutcherson, Chris Massoglia, Ray Stevenson, Patrick Fugit, Orlando Jones, Willem Dafoe, and Salma Hayek.

Although the storyline/plot left something to be desired, “Cirque du Freak :The Vampire’s Assistant” did deliver more action than I had originally expected it to.

The movie focused around character , Darren Shan who is best friends with a guy named Steve. They eventually end up going to a “Cirque du Freak” show that changes young Darren’s life forever.

Darren steals a spider from Larten Crepsley who is a vampire in the show. Darren’s friend, Steve gets bitten by the spider. Read more »

‘Pandorum’ Movie Came With Intense Action & Good Twists

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The horror,sci-fi,thriller movie from Overture Films entitled, “Pandorum” was released this weekend. It started off kind of slow,but began to pick up when it towards the middle. It was an interesting story,once the pieces of the puzzle started to come together. The movie starred, Dennis Quaid, Ben Foster, Cam Gigandet, Antje Traue, Cung Le, Eddie Rouse, Andre Hennicke, and Norman Reedus.

In “Pandorum,” two astronauts, Peyton and Bower awaken from a hyper sleep onboard their spaceship. They can’t remember anything initially,but slowly begin to regain their memories as the movie moves along.

Bower sets out to find the reactor so he can start the ship up again. However,on his journey to find the reactor,he runs into some unwelcome guests. Some of the guests become his ali,and the others are definitely his enemy,as they are monster-like creatures that feed on humans. Read more »

Soap Opera, ‘Guiding Light’ Ends Its 72 Year Run On The Air

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Yesterday, the long running CBS soap opera, Guiding Light ended its 72 year run on the air. The last episode’s closing moments sealed the future of the show’s signature super-couple, Reva (Kim Zimmer) and Josh (Robert Newman).

They met at the local lighthouse,declared their undying love for each other,climbed into Josh’s truck,and drove away to the ending credits.

“Guiding Light” originated in Chicago,on the radio in 1937. Then it moved to TV in 1952. According to the Nielsen ratings report, the “Guiding Light” audience dropped to 2.7 million viewers this season, down from 5 million in 1999. Read more »

Patrick Swayze Loses Bout With Cancer, Dies At Age 57

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According to the Associated Press, “Dirty Dancing” and “Ghost” movie star, Patrick Swayze died a few hours ago today (Monday) due to losing his battle with pancreatic cancer. He was age 57. They report that his publicist, Annett Wolf said, “Patrick Swayze passed away peacefully today with family at his side after facing the challenges of his illness for the last 20 months.” They report that he died in Los Angeles, but couldn’t get any further details.

Fans of the actor first learned about his condition back in March of 2008. However, he kept working despite the diagnosis. He was filming a show for an A&E drama entitled, “The Beast.” When he first went public with his illness, there were reports stating he only had weeks to live,but his doctor shot those down with a more optimistic prediction.

There are more reports that other celebrities are using “Twitter” to express their condolences. Read more »

Courtney Cox Wouldn’t Mind Filming With “Twilight’ Movie Guys

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According to E! online, former “Friends” star, Courtney Cox has revealed that she wouldn’t mind shooting a couple of scenes with some of the “New Moon” and “Twilight” movie guys on her new ABC TV show, “Cougar Town.” It’s a comedy,and Courtney plays a 40 year old single mom who likes to date younger guys.

Courtney’s co-star said she ran the idea by her,saying, “Why don’t we get the Twilight guys.”

Courtney was into the idea. She stated, “We’ll have to do that.If the show is a success I’m sure it will be easy to do. But we’ll have to see how it goes first.” Read more »

Adam Goldstein aka DJ AM Died, Drug Overdose Is Suspected

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Adam Goldstein who is also known as DJ AM was found dead in New York City. He was 36 years old. Reports say that his body was found on the 7th floor of an apartment on Lafayette Street on Friday.

Access Hollywood reports that police believed that he died of a drug overdose. Also there was drug paraphenalia found at the scene,including a crack pipe. After not hearing from him for several days, friends of the dj went to check up on him,but could not get a response after knocking on his door,so they called the police.

Access Hollywood released a statement given to them by the NYPD which read, At around 5:24 PM local time, authorities responded to a call at 210 Lafayette Street Read more »

‘District 9’ Was An Action Packed, Unique, And Sorta Weird Movie

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TriStar Picture’s sci-fi thriller, “District 9” movie hit the theaters this weekend, and I must say that it was a pretty interesting film. It had a pretty good story,although the ending left a little bit to be desired for me.

The plot revolved around Multi-National United (MNU) field operative, Wikus van der Merwe (Sharlto Copley) and a whole bunch of aliens. They landed on Earth decades ago,and have since resided in District 9,located in South Africa for 28 years.

Eventually control over the aliens was handed over to MNU, who’s primary goal was to find out how to use the alien’s powerful weapons which can only be used by someone with alien DNA.

Wikus was sent over to District 9 to hand out notices of eviction to the aliens Unfortunately for Wikus he contracted a weird DNA altering virus while searching one of the alien’s homes. Read more »

Eminem Disses Mariah Carey With ‘The Warning’ Song

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Star hip hop rapper Eminem fired back at singer Mariah Carey for her new “Obsessed” video which she denies it being a shot at Eminem for the previous things he said about her and her husband Nick Cannon a couple of months ago.

The song entitled “The Warning” (listen below) throws a whole slew of profanities at Mariah,and claims that Mariah flirted with him amongst other things. Some of the lyrics on the leaked track include, “You probably think since it’s been so long, if I had something on you I woulda did it by now.”

He also says that he has enough dirt on her to murder her, and that he’s had sex with her once, in the song. He also criticizes her alcoholic mind.

Eminem had reportedly ignited the initial feud a few months back with his track “Bagpipes from Baghdad” from his latest album “Relapse”. Read more »

‘The Hangover’ Movie Success Spawns an All Girl Version

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According to my sources there is going to be an all girl version of the hit movie, “The Hangover”. The movie is going to be titled “Business Trip”, and the plot will entail a group of women who go on a trip and then get distracted by misadventure. It’s reported to be in it’s early stages. Chris Bender and J.C. Spink are going to produce the film.

As reported before, there is also a regular sequel to “The Hangover” which is currently being written, and they plan to start production on it in the fall of 2010. It will bring back the same actors : Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, and Zach Galifianakis. Read more »

Mike Tyson’s Daughter Dies in Tragic Accident

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Exodus Tyson, the 4 yr old daughter of former Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson, died earlier today (May 26,2009) just before noon after her neck accidentally got caught in a treadmill cord at her home in Phoenix,Arizona. My sources say that she had been put on life support,and the police said that her death was a very tragic accident.

Police also said that she either slipped or put her head in the loop of a cord hanging under the console. Then, her seven year old brother found her and told their mother. She proceeded to take her off the cord,called 911,and then tried to revive her. Read more »