Watch These Movies Based on Toys on Satellite TV

Transformers was a huge hit, an HD special effects fantasy thriller with crazy robots, Megan Fox and Shia LeBoeuf. Now that an eighties toy has made such a splash, it’s interesting to see just what else the movie makers have in store. Here’s a look at some other movies that are based on toys.

Watch the Top Films of 2008 on Satellite TV

Tropic Thunder: Arguably this film isn’t for everyone. But it is a very fine comedy; it walks a between the absurd and the dark. Most notable is Robert Downey Jr.’s performance in this Hollywood spoof. Downey Jr. plays a celebrated Australian actor who undergoes a controversial skin pigmentation treatment in order to play black American soldier. Even though things take a wrong turn when the film becomes reality and the cast and crew of the war movie find themselves dodging real bullets, Downey’s character stays in character and the result is hilarious. Jack Black and Ben Stiller also star in this comedy.

Top Five Vampire Movies of All Time

Vampires have always fascinated us. Their preternatural strength, pale white skin, and penchant for blood is strangely alluring and yet grotesque all at once. People simply like vampires, despite the fact that they are supposed to be minions of hell, just look at shows like Buffy and True Blood (both of which you can still catch, courtesy of satellite TV). Our fascination with the undead has produced a whole array of movies, good and bad. Here’s a look at some of the best of the bunch.

Special Effects Steal the Show on Satellite TV

Today most modern movies can go to screen without a little helping hand from the special effects department. Even the most bleak and dreary period costume drama makes use of computer tech and blue screens. Still, there’s FX and then there’s FX. Some movies do a remarkably good job at them and others not so much. Here’s a look at some of the top of the bunch. Best enjoyed on a large flat screen HD TV. Many of these movies you can catch on satellite TV.

Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince – What is New in It?

The sixth book in the sequence has been written in an exclusive manner, quite distinct from all other prequels due to the introduction of new fictions and illusions. These fantasies have enhanced the worth and value of the Legend. The mere depiction of the events and the fictions is quite extraordinary, enough to charm the reader.

3 Reasons Why Dr Who is So Popular

While sitting there enjoying Dr Who, do you ever wonder just why he is so popular? After 10 different reincarnations and 40+ years what is the secret to the success of Dr Who?

Fight Between Harry and Lord Voldemort in Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince

The movie that all the Potter heads have been waiting for quite a long time is now going to be finally released in July 2009. The movie is supposed to be an action packed adventure as the novel had been, which we hope all the fans of Harry Potter saga would agree. Difficult times lay ahead Harry even in this sequel and after the death of Albus Dumbledore the tasks has become more troublesome for Harry.

Dumbledore in Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince

Every character has an important role to play whether in the start or in the end of a particular story. Harry Potter is one sequence in which every role is well defined and emphasised, where everyone is created for a purpose, and as soon as their objective is completed, they disappear or meet their demise.

Two Funny Comedies, “Talladega Nights” and “Wedding Crashers”, But Only One is a Good Film

There are comedies that can make you laugh that are not good films because they lack any meaningful substance or worthwhile message. Then there are comedies that can make you laugh that appear to have a lack of substance, but slowly pull you into a character as you become emotionally involved with his situation. Find out what makes the difference.

Surveillance Lies-R-US!

Let’s say you are a Fed hot on the trail of a pair of killers and interviewing the only surviving witnesses. The hitch is two of the witnesses are lying to you to cover their own crimes.

Transformers 2 – Revenge of the Fallen Review (2009)

My wife and I went to see this tonight, and what a letdown it was. It was a far cry from the original film. My wife actually left the theatre with a headache after seeing this.

How to Save $50 a Month on Your Satellite Or Cable Bill

You know, I love TV, and because I love TV I used to have every single channel available! But because of this I ended up paying almost 50 dollars more a month than a basic TV package. Even though I love to watch a lot of TV, even I thought that was too much. I knew I had to find a better and cheaper way of getting the movies and shows I love. As it turns out there are quite a few ways you could save yourself a good chunk of change.