Once Upon a Time in Mexico Film Review

Robert Rodriguez brings out the big guns, literally, for the final installment of his El Mariachi trilogy, Once Upon a Time in Mexico. This last chapter gets El Mariachi, once again played by Antonio Banderas, involved in international espionage as a CIA agent tries to bring down a powerful drug cartel leader in Mexico who is working with a corrupt general. El Mariachi is hired as a hitman by this psychotic agent and once again finds himself involved in lots of gunfire and explosions, narrowly avoiding death at every turn.

Action Movies Are On The Menu This Weekend

I have been a subscriber of the streaming service of Netflix for quite some time now. During this time I have enjoyed the wide selection of movies though sometimes cursing at Netflix for buying C rated action movies.

“Based on a True Story”: How Much Is Really True?

Sometimes films and other media delve into fantasy, speculative fiction or other whole-cloth-based plots and characters. Other times, the directors and writers decide to take a true story and write a story based on it. After all, as the saying goes, reality is often stranger than fiction.

What Is the Upcoming Film “Looper” All About?

Looper is a science fiction thriller starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Bruce Willis playing the same role 30 years apart. This might sound like a bit of a stretch, since the two actors look nothing alike. However, director Rian Johnson, a close personal friend of Gordon-Levitt, convinced the actor to wear a small facial prosthetic that would make him pass as a younger version of Willis.

Once Upon A Time: Season 1

The characters are like old friends; you know all their stories and can recite them with ease. Now after a long absence, they’re back but with new stories. Once Upon a Time tells the tale of how our favorite fairy tale characters are unknowing victims trapped between two worlds and need to be saved by the one woman who doesn’t believe in them.

Food, Glorious Food

When I was a kid, I was fat. Yep, second through fifth grade is a hazy fog of sugary sodas, fried bologna, and mayo and potato chip sandwiches. Those were the days. Since then, I have slimmed down and control (to a certain extent) what I eat, but my passion for food has not diminished. I love to try new restaurants and am always up to try exotic foods (a nice bite of emu, anyone?). Another passion of mine is film so I thought why not combine the two? Here are some movies that contain scenes that make me want to pause the film and go grab a snack (or an entire extra-large pepperoni pizza with boneless buffalo wings).

How To Download Movies Legally

I shall explain to you the various methods which you can use to download or watch movies of your taste in a secure and legal manner. Moreover, I shall be highlighting the names of some of the formats in which you can watch them easily and how you can download them on your computer or hard drive.

The Next 9/11 Film May Not Be What You Expect

Historians and documentary filmmakers have painstakingly documented the tragedies that occurred on September 11, 2001. No less than 37 full-length documentary films have been made about the events of that fateful day, and there will no doubt be more in the future. Dramatic interpretations of the events by Hollywood have lagged behind the documentaries, though.

Hidden Meanings in Film

I am interested in people’s ideas. Any one of us could come up with hidden meanings in films we have watched. How many interpretations can you come up with?

How Much Movie Promotion Does the Film’s Star Have to Do?

There was a time when a movie star only had to show up to the premiere of the film and grant a few interviews before it was released into theaters. With the advent of the Internet and a more globalized box-office focus, the responsibility of movie stars when it comes to promotion has grown massively. The amount of publicity an actor or actress has to do varies wildly, depending on the film being promoted.

For Vivienne Jolie-Pitt, One Role Does Not Make a Career

A Disney spokeswoman has confirmed that Vivienne Jolie-Pitt, four-year-old daughter of Brad Pitt and Angeline Jolie, has been cast in the “minor role” of a young Sleeping Beauty in the upcoming 2014 film, “Maleficent.” Angelina will play the villainess title character. Questions about the effect that this will have on their young daughter were immediately directed to the couple.

Rocky III Review

The Rocky saga continues with Sylvester Stallone in the director’s chair again for Rocky III. Keeping with the Rocky formula, Rocky III opens with the end of Rocky II, where Rocky wins the fight against Apollo Creed and claims the heavyweight champion title. We then jump forward three years…