‘Daybreakers’ movie delivered an interesting,action filled vampire story. Lionsgate released their new vampire horror flick this weekend entitled, “Daybreakers.” I just got done watching it,and was pleasantly surprised at how interesting the story was,and all the intense action scenes the movie delivered. It was definitely way better than I thought it would be. It stars: Ethan Hawke, Willem Dafoe, Claudia Karvan, Michael Dorman, Vince Colosimo, Isabel Lucas,and Sam Neill.
“Daybreakers” revolved around good vampire, Edward Dalton who was turned by his brother,but not by his own free will. The setting of the movie, was that the population had been taken over by vampires and they were running out of human blood. Edward’s was one of the main doctors trying to create a blood replacement,but through unforeseen circumstances, he eventually teams up with a couple of the only few humans left,and they lead him to finding a cure. Read more »
Top movie critics give ‘Daybreakers’ movie very good reviews. Lionsgate’s new horror flick, “Daybreakers” hit theaters today,and the top movie critics in the biz have given it the proverbial “thumbs up” with some very good reviews. It got four Bs and only two Cs. It stars: Ethan Hawke, Willem Dafoe, Claudia Karvan, Michael Dorman, Vince Colosimo, Isabel Lucas, and Sam Neill.
Wesley Morris from the Boston Globe gave it a B. He said, “Daybreakers,’’ which is written and directed by the twin brothers Michael and Peter Spierig, has unexpected flashes of brilliance. It’s been shot and staged with unusual patience. All the scenes hang together.”
Roger Ebert over at the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a B- rating. He stated, ” This intriguing premise, alas, ends as so many movies do these days, with fierce fights and bloodshed. Inevitably, the future of the planet will be settled among the handful of characters we’ve met, and a lot of extras with machineguns.” Read more »
Steve ‘Dr. Death’ Williams died of throat cancer today. According to thewrestlingdaily.com and Examiner, pro wrestler Steven Williams died of throat cancer today. He was only 49 years old. He went by the stage name, “Dr. Death.”
Steve started wrestling in 1979,and won numerous titles in Japan. He competed for Mid-South Wrestling , the National Wrestling Alliance ,and World Championship Wrestling. He also had brief runs for the World Wrestling Federation and Extreme Championship Wrestling. Read more »
Buffy The Vampire Slayer’s Alyson Hannigan posts a Buffy,Faith hybrid girl. The former “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” star, Alyson Hannigan who is now the star of CBS’ “How I Met Your Mother,” recently posted a crazy,strange pic of a girl she posed with that looks like a mix between Buffy (Sarah Michelle Gellar) and Faith (Eliza Dushku).
She posted the pic on her “Twitter” account and stated, If Eliza and Sarah were combined into one person… The picture is crazy weird. Read more »
Avenge Sevenfold’s ‘The Rev’ reportedly died of natural causes today. According to Fox News, James (Jimmy) Owen Sullivan aka “The Rev” was found dead at his home in Southern California. He was a backup vocalist and drummer for the Southern California band, “Avenged Sevenfold.”
They say James Owen Sullivan who went by the stage name, “The Rev” appears to have died of natural causes today in Huntington Beach,California. He was only 28 years old. The Orange County coroner’s office is reportedly investigating the death.
The Avenged Sevenfold band was formed in Huntington Beach,California back in 1999 and won “Best New Artist” at the 2006 MTV Video Music Awards. Also they were working on their fifth album,according to their Myspace page. Read more »
‘Mythbusters’ Erik Gates dies from a tragic 30 feet fall. The death toll just keeps piling up in 2009 as 47 year old Erik Gates who was a regular on the popular Discovery Channel TV show, “Mythbusters” took a tragic 30 feet plunge to his death.
Gather.com reports that Erik Gather was walking across the roof of a building on which he and a colleague were working,and then all of a sudden, he fell off the building and dropped 30 feet to his death.
They say he fell through a skylight on the building and died of blunt force injuries to the chest. He was actually conscious and talking at the scene immediately after he fell,but his body couldn’t handle that type of fall,and he died later on at the hospital. Read more »
Rachael Ray showed off her hot bod in sexy FHM photos. Apparently, cooking star Rachael Ray posed for some very sexy FHM photos back in 2003,and showed off her hot body. Now, the pictures are resurfacing since she’s appeared on FHM’s Sexiest Women in the World 2009. I never knew she had such a smokin hot bod. Hi Rachael. She recently talked to ABC’s “Nightline” about it.
She said she asked her husband what he thought about it before she took the photos. He said , it would be kind of cool. She said, ” I did it,and it was the most scared I’d ever been and I wouldn’t change a thing. Read more »
‘Sherlock Holmes’ movie delivered good action & comedy scenes. Warner Bros. Pictures delivered their new “Sherlock Holmes” movie this weekend. I just finished watching it. It was pretty entertaining,delivering some good action and comedy scenes. It stars: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams, Mark Strong, Eddie Marsan, and Kelly Reilly.
“Sherlock Holmes” revolved around characters, Sherlock Holmes (Robert Downey Jr.) and his sidekick, Dr. John Watson (Jude Law) . They finally capture the evil Lord Blackwood,and he gets sentenced to death by hanging,or so it would appear. However, he manages to come back from the dead,so Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are brought back on the case to help bring him down.
While on their mission, Sherlock gets entangled with the beautiful Irene Adler (Rachel McAdams) who has plans of her own Read more »
‘Alvin And The Chipmunks’ 2 movie brought laughs & entertainment. 20th Century Fox’s new “Alvin and The Chipmunks: The Squeakuel” movie hit theaters this weekend. I just got through checking it out. Contrary to other reviews I read,it was quite entertaining and brought plenty of laughs and entertainment. It stars: Jason Lee, Justin Long, David Cross, Matthew Gray Gubler, Jesse McCartney, Anna Faris, Christina Applegate, Amy Poehler, and Zachary Levi.
In “Alvin and The Chipmunks: The squeakuel,” the chipmunks are now being taken care of by Toby (Zachary Levi) because Dave is in the hospital. They now have to go to school,which seemed a bit too unrealistic,even for this type of movie,but oh well.
The chipmunks end up getting in trouble at school. Read more »
‘Up In The Air’ movie gets excellent reviews from top movie critics. Paramount’s Picture’s new drama movie, “Up In The Air” got released nationwide two days ago,after being released in limited areas of the country during the first week of December. The top movie critics really seem to love this film as it got mostly As and a few Bs. It stars: George Clooney, Vera Farmiga, Anna Kendrick, Jason Bateman, Tamala Jones,and Chris Lowell.
Wesley Morris from the Boston Globe gave it a B. He said, it was “warm, smoothly made.” Roger Ebert of the Chicago Sun-Times gave it an A. He stated, “(Vera) Farmiga is one of the warmest and most attractive women in the movies, or at least she plays one.”
Michael Phillips over at the Chicago Tribune gate it a B rating. He said, “It is actively impossible to dislike, even when its protagonist is doing nominally dislikable things.” Read more »