James Cameron’s ‘Avatar’ movie delivered high tech adventure & a great story. 20th Century Fox’s most anticipated movie of the year, James Cameron’s “Avatar” finally hit theaters this weekend,and I must say it certainly did not disappoint.It filled the full 2 hours and 40 minutes with an awesome story,coupled with great special effects,action, and adventure.
The movie starred: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez, Giovanni Ribisi, Joel David Moore, CCH Pounder, Peter Mensah, Laz Alonso, Wes Studi, Stephen Lang, and Matt Gerald
“Avatar” revolved around characters, Jake Sully (Sam Worthington) and the Navi, Neytiri (Zoe Saldana). Jake Sully is a crippled Marine who’s twin brother died while on a mission to Pandora. Since Jake has his same DNA,they can use him for the same “Avatar” body his brother would have used. Read more »
‘Did You Here About The Morgans’ movie gets awful reviews from top critics. Columbia Pictures new comedy flick, “Did You Here About The Morgans ?” got released in theaters today. However,it was apparently to the top movie critic’s dismay as they really slammed this movie into the ground with ugly Cs,Ds, and one F ratings.
Wesley Morris from the Boston Globe gave it a D. He said, “Most bad comedies plod from scene to scene. This one plods from sentence to sentence.”
Roger Ebert from the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a C- rating,stating, “Saints preserve us! Not another one of those movies where Hugh Grant and Sarah Jessica Parker end up as the front and back halves of a rodeo clown’s cow suit!”
Michael Phillips of the Chicago Tribune rated it a bad F. He stated, “It’s not just the sound of crickets you hear watching this movie. It’s the sound of dead crickets.” Read more »
Top movie critics give James Cameron ‘Avatar’ movie rave reviews. 20th Century Fox’s most anticipated film of the year, James Cameron’s “Avatar” finally released in theaters today. The top movie critics in the biz are giving it rave reviews with As and Bs across the board. However, it’s mostly As.
Ty Burr of the Boston Globe gave it an A-. He said, “It’s easy to get lost in the visually spectacular world .” Roger Ebert over at the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a solid A rating. He stated that it was an “an extraordinary film.”
Michael Phillips from the Chicago Tribune gave it a B. He said, “The first 90 minutes of Avatar are pretty terrific — a full-immersion technological wonder with wonders to spare. The other 72 minutes, less and less terrific.” Read more »
Cincinnati Bengals’ Chris Henry died this morning due to car injuries. TMZ reported the sad news earlier this morning that Cincinnati Bengals’ Chris Henry has died as a result of the car injuries he incurred after falling out of the back of a moving pickup truck yesterday evening.
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg police says he died at around 6:36am this morning. he was 26 years old. The cops reported that they believed Chris Henry jumped into the back of the truck in an attempt to stop his fiancee,Loleini Tonga from leaving a “domestic situation” they were having at her parents’ house in North Carolina. After that, Chris was rushed to the hospital,and then died this morning. They also say that the authorities are still investigating the situation.
This is really sad,and it happened so fast too. It really seems like it was totally unnecessary. Read more »
‘Invictus’ movie gets excellent reviews from top critics. Warner Bros released its new drama filmed today, entitled, “Invictus.” It stars: Morgan Freeman, and Matt Damon. Apparently, the top movie critics really like this film as they gave it excellent reviews. It got mostly As,Bs,and only two Cs.
Ty Burr from the Boston Globe gave it a B rating. She stated, “Knowing he’s working on a grand scale, Eastwood daringly chooses restraint.”
Roger Ebert of the Chicago Sun-Times gave it an A-. He said, it was “a very good film.” Matt Pais rated it a C. He said, “This year’s contender for most mediocre Best Picture nominee.”
Dezhda Gaubert from E! online gave it a B+. He said, “Absorbing, often electric with the energy of the playing field.” Owen Gleiberman over at “Entertainment Weekly” gave it another B+ rating,stating, “more fascinating — and intelligent, and moving — than it sounds.” Read more »
HBO’s ‘Flight Of The Concords’ TV show gets canceled. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the co-creators of HBO’s “Flight of the Concords” TV show stated on their website today, that the show will not be returning for a third season.
The co-creators, Bret McKenzie, Jemaine Clement and James Bobin made the following statement on their website: “We’ve noticed the less we say about the future of the show, the more people want to talk about it, so in an effort to reverse this trend we are today announcing that we won’t be returning for a third season,” they wrote. “We’re very proud of the two seasons we made, and we like the way the show ended.” Read more »
Top movie critics give ‘Princess And The Frog’ movie great reviews. Walt Disney’s new animated comedy, “The Princess and the Frog” hit theaters today,and the reviews from top movie critics in the biz are in.They apparently loved it, for the most part, as they gave it great reviews,with mostly As and Bs,and only one C.
Wesley Morris at the Boston Globe gave it a B-. He stated, “In the year of America’s first black president, it makes sense that Disney would introduce its first black princess. On the surface, this feels revolutionary.”
Roger Ebert from the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a B rating. He said it was, “sweet and entertaining.” Geoff Berkshire over at the Chicago Tribune gave it a B as well. He said, “Disney’s return to the fairy tale musical is fun, but not quite magical.” Read more »
Lindsay Lohan gets all sexy & raunchy for new Muse Mag photo spread. According to the New York Post’s Page Six, Lindsay Lohan has recently shot a sexy,raunchy new threesome photo spread for Muse Magazine. She posed in bed with model Petey Wright and invited dancer Sofia Boutella to join in during the photo shoot,which was shot at LA’s Chateau Marmont. It’s an 18 page photo shoot, and was inspired by Kate Moss and Johnny depp’s fiery relationship.
They say the photographer, Yu Tsai told Page Six in an interview, that he was always fascinated by Johnny Depp and Kate Moss. He stated, “I was always fascinated by Johnny Depp and Kate Moss, and when I asked Lindsay to do a shoot, she jumped at the chance. Read more »
‘Armored’ Movie delivered a lot of action & edge of your seat drama. Screen Gems released it’s new action/thriller flick, “Armored,” this weekend. It was a lot better than I thought it would be. It had some great intense action scenes. It stars: Matt Dillon, Jean Reno, Laurence Fishburne, Skeet Ulrich, Amaury Nolasco, Andre Jamal Kinney, Milo Ventimiglia, Fred Ward, and Columbus Short
“Armored” mainly focused around Columbus Short’s character, Ty Hackett. He served in the army,and his parents had just recently died,leaving him with a burdening double mortgage and a younger teenage brother to take care of. He’s now working as a guard for a an armored truck security company,transporting currency.
The turning point of the film,of course, occurs when his pal Mike Cochrone (Matt Dillon) offers him the opportunity to heist about $42 million dollars on one of their truck runs. Read more »
Miley Cyrus shows off her nipple in new nip slip photo. I guess this is the new “in” thing now,as popstar, Miley Cyrus is getting in on the nip slip action. Apparently the other day, she was hanging out at her hotel pool in Miami,Florida. She apparently pulled her top down a little bit,and the string was just barely covering her nipple. She also revealed a new tattoo on her rib cage that read, “Just Breathe.” She was relaxing at the Fontainebleau Resort on Miami Beach. Read more »