Archive | November, 2008

Oprah Gives ‘Australia’ Thumbs Up – Guarantees Zillion Dollar Gross

source: theaustralian.news.com.au Hallelujah! Good news to report about Baz Luhrmann‘s Australia! Finally! Poor Baz has been through enough. On the set he had to deal with casting issues and harsh filming environments. In the last few months he’s had to handle the lacklustre reception of the film’s trailers and posters. And in the last week […]

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Zach and Miri’s Missed Opportunity

source: slashfilm.com We were very saddened here at Quickflix to learn Kevin Smith‘s latest film Zach and Miri Make A Porno didn’t do so well at the U.S box office. Despite strong reviews and the starpower of Seth Rogen (whose presence in a film is usually a licence to print money), the film opened to […]

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Chris Rock Remaking ‘Death at a Funeral’. Wait, What?!

source: slashfilm.com Chris Rock is set to write, produce and star in a re-imagining (God, I hate that word) of the hit British film Death at a Funeral. Rock’s version will feature a primarily African-American cast, and feature variations on the events that occur in Frank Oz‘s film. I think Chris Rock is a very […]

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Another Gratuitous Watchmen Article – Look, A Poster!

source: traileraddict.com A 2nd official poster has emerged for Watchmen, this time highlighting Rorschach and the tremendous colour scheme of the film. Watchmen opens March 5th, 2009. For more information, check out these previous articles. Who Watches The Watchmen? We Do! Watchmen Trailer Debut – Eye Bleedingly Good Geek Out! New Watchmen Footage New Watchman […]

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Valkyrie Trailer Only Confirms Awesomeness

source: traileraddict.com The final trailer for Bryan Singer‘s Valkyrie has landed, and even the Tom Cruise haters have to admit it looks pretty amazing.Cruise stars as Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg, the man who led the failed assassination attempt on Hitler’s life. My affection for Cruise has been well documented elsewhere, but the other ingredrients of […]

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Megan Fox is Not Wonder Woman

source: joblo.com A poster and website claiming that Megan Fox will star as Wonder Woman in an upcoming film has been confirmed as fake by a Warner Bros. rep. The site, http://www.wonder-who.com/, has been teasing information about the film for the last week, finally debuting an impressively photoshopped poster on Monday. As mentioned, the site […]

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Watchmen Goes Noir

source: slashfilm.com I require very little reason to write about Watchmen. These noir-styled posters by Timothy Lim are awesome enough to warrant another mention of the eagerly awaited film. Check out Timothy Lim’s other works here. Check Out Our Watchmen Archive: Who Watches The Watchmen? We Do! Watchmen Trailer Debut – Eye Bleedingly Good Geek […]

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Si Señor! Yes Man Trailer Debut

source: traileraddict.com The first full-length trailer for the zany Jim Carrey vehicle Yes Man has arrived, promising exactly the kind of lunacy you would expect from a zany Jim Carrey vehicle.Carrey stars as Carl Allen, an office drone who says ‘no’ to anyone and anything. His life is turned around after a self-help seminar inspires […]

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What Are Obama and McCain’s Favourite Movies?

source: blogs.suntimes.com As one embarrassingly expensive popularity contest comes to an end, a new one begins. In honour of the completion of one of the most complex and strangest elections in history, we thought we’d bring it all back to something everyone can comprehend: Favourite movies. Thanks to the brilliant Roger Ebert for doing the […]

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Slumdog Millionaire – Danny Boyle’s Oscar Hope?

source: youtube.com Slumdog Millionaire is one of the surprise critical hits of the season, with many top pundits predicting a Best Picture nomination at next year’s Oscars, as well as a possible (and long-deserved) nomination for director Danny Boyle. The film centers around Jamal Malik, an 18-year-old who is one question away from winning 20 […]

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Lando Calrissian for Prez!

source: funnyordie.com Of course! The best candidate for president was in front of our eyes all along! Although I disagree with his stance on the feeding of Sarlacc, I definitely approve of his pro-cape agenda. Check out the campaign video by clicking on the image. Four more years! Four more years!

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5 Movie Characters Who Should Be President

Well, America is set to hit the polls in just a few hours to decide who should be the next President. Sadly, the U.S really only has two options to choose from: Barack Obama and John McCain. In a last ditch effort to defy a centuries old constitution, I’m nominating these five fictional characters for […]

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Fanboys Trailer Looks Cool – You Know It To Be True

source: traileraddict.com The brand new trailer for Kyle Newman‘s troubled Fanboys has landed. Set in 1999, the film tells the story of four friends who attempt to break into Skywalker Ranch and see The Phantom Menace before anyone else. The film has been in the editing room for the last year, as producers Harvey and […]

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Movie Mistakes – James Bond Edition!

source: moviemistakes.com Quantum of Solace, the latest James Bond flick, is so close we can almost touch it. It had a record breaking weekend in the UK, and we can expect similar results when it lands November 19 in Australia. Moviemistakes.com currently has a 007 tribute page, honouring the most embarrassing gaffe’s in the film […]

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