STAR WARS: EPISODE III – REVENGE OF THE SITH

4 Stars
Year Released: 2005
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Running Time: 127 minutes

IN THEATERS! Seeing the saga come to an end brings about feelings of both sadness and giddy joy. I’m gratified that the series is finally over – no more waking up checking the internet for scoops and spoilers, no more action figures to collect, no more celebrations to attend, no more obsessing over minutiae and plot holes…


Posted on May 22, 2005 by

BEHIND “JAR JAR BINKS: THE F! TRUE HOLLYWOOD STORY” FILMMAKERS

AVAILABLE FROM FILM THREAT DVD! The creators of the Star Wars parody “Jar Jar Binks: The F! True Hollywood Story” were not only friends who shared the same strange influences, they all felt a burning need to purge themselves of their “Episode I” demons by making a film…



Posted on May 20, 2005 by

FLORIDA FILM FESTIVAL 2005 PHOTO DIARY

Gore gone wild in Florida!



Posted on April 21, 2005 by

THE ELDERLY AND THE RADICAL

OPENS IN LOS ANGELES, MARCH 4TH! These filmmakers have broken the impression that retirement homes are merely waiting rooms for death…



Posted on February 18, 2005 by

CHRISTMAS ON MARS

3 Stars
Year Released: 2002
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 6 minutes

I don’t know what this movie is. It’s freakin’ me out man…


Posted on December 23, 2004 by

MAD DOG MADSEN SPEAKS

BEST OF 2004! With his short, often greasy, black hair, fate played an ironic trick on Michael Madsen by making him a household name due to his role as a Blonde – that’s Mr. Blonde to you…



Posted on December 22, 2004 by

BEHIND “JAR JAR BINKS: THE F! TRUE HOLLYWOOD STORY” FILMMAKERS

What was the budget and how long did it take you to make it? Alok: The budget was $1,700 and it took six months shooting off and on during various weekends. Leif: It would have been far less if we hadn’t changed our initial objective audience. We shot enough footage to make half a feature. […]



Posted on November 24, 2004 by

MASTER OF THE GAME

4.5 Stars
Year Released: 2002
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 105 minutes

OPENING IN NEW YORK! Ever see a film that just completely blows you away. You want to tell everyone about it. Yet, to explain the story, you’ll just ruin it…


Posted on November 10, 2004 by

AGENT AUGUSTA

“AGENT 15″ AVAILABLE ON FILM THREAT DVD! Her directing career took off with a series of successful shorts featuring Paget Brewster as an ass-kicking secret agent. But her inspiration to pursue the career of director came from a science fiction classic. “Blade Runner,” says Augusta…



Posted on August 22, 2004 by

JOHN DULLAGHAN: CONJURING THE GENIUS IN A BOTTLE

OPENING MAY 28TH IN LOS ANGELES! For a first time filmmaker who only turned on to Charles Bukowski about 10 years ago, John Dullaghan’s “Bukowski: Born Into This” presents just about everything you want to know about the legendary poet. The film is a dream come true for Bukowski fans, comprised of over two hours of candid interviews and prime Bukowski debauchery…



Posted on May 21, 2004 by

GEORGE HICKENLOOPER MEETS THE MAYOR

SCREENING MARCH 18TH AT THE PARAMOUNT IN AUSTIN, TEXAS! George Hickenlooper sets his sights on the amazing career of Rodney Bingenheimer, KROQ’s own Rodney on the ROQ, in “Mayor of the Sunset Strip…”



Posted on March 16, 2004 by

SUPER SIZE MORGAN SPURLOCK

“Super Size Me” asks the question – Why are Americans so fat? Filmmaker Morgan Spurlock attempts to find the answer by starting at prime suspect – McDonalds…



Posted on March 12, 2004 by

MAD DOG MADSEN SPEAKS

What is your approach to acting? ^ I don’t have an approach to acting. The violence you portray in your films is very real. I mean too real. In fact, scary real! Are you well versed in gunplay? ^ I have been to a gun club and I have fired off rounds for kicks, but […]



Posted on February 3, 2004 by

FERNANDO MEIRELLES: CITY ON FIRE

“City of God” is your first feature film, but you did other shorts. What was it like making your first feature? Actually, “City of God” is my second feature. I did a small independent feature three years ago as a rehearsal and was already working on the script for “City of God” and decided to […]



Posted on January 30, 2004 by

FERNANDO MEIRELLES: CITY ON FIRE

BEST DIRECTOR NOMINEE FOR “CITY OF GOD”! Fast, furious and ultra-violent, “City of God,” Fernando Meirelles’ tale of two boys growing up in a seedy neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, is said to have the same gritty feel of “Amores Perros” and even “Goodfellas.” We got a chance to talk to director Meirelles about his film…



Posted on January 30, 2004 by

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