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Entries from March 2012

It Came From Twitter: 2012-03-31

March 31st, 2012 · No Comments

Mirror Mirror hits theaters today. Just in case you missed the link last night, here's my review of the film:  http://t.co/WlPbKUc2 # Boom! RT @IFCtv: Follow Friday some of our writers: @rickmarshall @woolyknickers @TimGrierson @Terri_Schwartz & our trusted president @eshap # In case you missed it: Here are some updates on THE FLASH, BLEACH, & […]

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Allow me to explain why Hollywood should wield “The Sword”…

March 31st, 2012 · No Comments

For this week’s “Adapt This” column, I suggested a critically praised comic that it took me a while to get around to reading, but ended up being even better than all the hype promised. The Sword is a bloody series about a college girl who goes after the three element-controlling killers who murdered her family. […]

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It Came From Twitter: 2012-03-30

March 30th, 2012 · No Comments

I chatted up Tarsem Singh about MIRROR MIRROR, dwarf fights, and why he wants to make a SAMURAI JACK movie:  http://t.co/zbdvVmxR # Today I am reminded how lucky I am to have never had to book my own #SDCC hotel room. # Catching an afternoon screening of LOCKOUT. Let the space-prison drama begin! # Here's […]

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My review of “Mirror Mirror” (a.k.a. “It’s better than the trailers. I promise.”)

March 30th, 2012 · No Comments

“Mirror Mirror” premieres in theaters today, and as you might have already seen me mention online, it’s far better than the trailers make it seem. Much like “John Carter,” Tarsem Singh’s new film is actually a very fun, family-friendly movie that impressed the heck out of me with its balance of all-ages adventure elements and […]

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The “Jonny Quest” screenwriter tells me why we haven’t seen the movie yet…

March 30th, 2012 · 4 Comments

Dan Mazeau is the screenwriter for “Wrath of the Titans,” which hits theaters this weekend and is actually pretty darn good. When I interviewed him during the press junket for the film, I made sure to ask him about a few other projects he’s been working on, including a live-action movie based on the DC […]

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Talking “Mirror Mirror” and fighting dwarves with Tarsem Singh…

March 29th, 2012 · No Comments

I interviewed director Tarsem Singh ahead of this weekend’s premiere of “Mirror Mirror,” the first PG-rated movie from the filmmaker who gave us “The Cell” and more recently, “Immortals.” It was an interesting conversation that covered a lot of ground, including lots of talk about “Mirror Mirror” and some of his earlier projects (like REM’s […]

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It Came From Twitter: 2012-03-29

March 29th, 2012 · No Comments

YES! RT @caseyseijas: Enjoy it before the 5,000 license-holders take it down! The Complete 14 Batman Window Cameos: http://t.co/3ywcpehh # *shudder* RT @justinaclin: You guys…do not do an Image Search for Hard Master. #GIJoeMishaps # Agreed! RT @fromedome: Good PR people are not only useful, but crucial. Great communication here from @jetblue. http://t.co/AToysBL7 #

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