“Hamill” tells the story of UFC fighter Matt Hamill's struggles with hearing impairment, focusing heavily on his first two years of college. It is a boring, ham-handed attempt at making “Deaf Rocky” and ultimately presents the thesis that everyone in the world is an asshole, and being deaf shouldn’t stop you from joining the party.
Sometimes you hear the short pitch for a movie and you're sold right away. For example, "Simon Pegg and Nick Frost find out aliens are real," or "Jeff Bridges in a Coen Brothers movie." Well here's the elevator pitch for Hesher: "Joseph Gordon-Leavitt is a burnout metalhead who inserts himself into a bullied teen's life."
Our resident Thor-phile reviews the Thunder God's cinematic arrival.
During my foray into the Great White Weird of Austin back in March for the interactive half of South by Southwest, I had an opportunity to catch a midnight preview of Bridesmaids. By "opportunity" I meant I stood outside of the theater for about an hour until they let me pay $10 to get in, so yeah, I'm a pretty big deal. I watched Paul Feig get out of a CAR, you guys.
The first in an 11 part series, wherein our fearless writer tries to fill in some significant gaps in his cinematic resume.
Thor Week comes to a conclusion with another batch of Asgardian goodness.
GonzoGeek's celebration of all thing Thor takes a Cinco de Mayo turn!
GonzoGeek's Thor Week continues with more treasures from Asgard.
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TROLLHUNTER is the story of a group of Norwegian film students that set out to capture real-life trolls on camera after learning their existence has been covered up for years by a government conspiracy. A thrilling and wildly entertaining film, TROLLHUNTER delivers truly fantastic images of giant trolls wreaking havoc on the countryside, with darkly funny adherence to the original Norwegian folklore.
TROLLHUNTER screened at both the Tribeca an Sundance film festivals. It will be available on Ma...