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Revenge of the Living Dead

(1970, US, 71 min, B&W) Dir Jon Salman. Cast Jane Dickens, Peter Grayson, Roberto DeMeo, Dominique Harrison.

You might think that a concept such as revenge would be beyond the abilities of the average brain dead zombie and you’d be right, vengeance is indeed absent from this hastily assembled love letter to/rip off of Romero’s original. 135 more words

Cinema

Apology to Anjelica

I think we insulted Anjelica Huston on Friday night. We didn’t mean to. My wife had just read the first instalment of her autobiography, A Story Lately Told… 183 more words

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darkness and light in our world

like everyone else, I’ve seen the memes and typography going around facebook that provide hope to those that are going through some really tough shit in their lives, like we all do. 596 more words

Books

Con Men Lied, Faked IDs To "Teach" Kids Working On Hollywood Film Sets

EXCLUSIVE: Using aliases and fake credentials, two con men have been posing as licensed studio teachers for years, Deadline has learned, giving them access to child actors employed on dozens of low-budget movies and student film projects.  2,667 more words

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Film Spotlight: The Hustler

My friend Nuwan Sen is hosting the “Essential 60’s blogathon”. It offered me the opportunity to highlight a perfect film, right up there with On the Waterfront, Citizen Kane, Apocolypse Now, and Shawshenk Redemption.  767 more words

Movies

The Equalizer Box Office Prediction

Denzel Washington reteams with his Training Day director Antoine Fuqua for The Equalizer, loosely based on the 1980s crime TV show starring Edward Woodward. Columbia Pictures is so high on the project that they’ve already announced a sequel, so they’re confident this will rake in the dollars. 134 more words

Box Office Predictions/Results

TIFF 2014: How Chris Rock, New Distribution Blood Fueled Film Deals

As the final acquisition deals roll in on Toronto’s 2014 film festival movies, a couple of overriding themes emerged that bode well for the appetite for indie fare and have sellers smacking their lips for AFM, Sundance, Berlin and beyond. 1,581 more words

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