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February 4, 2008

RT on DVD: The Brave One, Assassination of Jesse James Fire Onto DVD

It's a week of bravura performances among new releases, so pick your favorite headliner and go: Jodie Foster going vigilante (The Brave One), Casey Affleck turning traitor (The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford), or Cate Blanchett reigning supreme (Elizabeth: The Golden Age).More…

December 13, 2007

Atonement Leads Golden Globe Nominations

The nominations for the 65th annual Golden Globe Awards were announced this morning. Did your favorite films, stars, and songs make the cut?More…

October 11, 2007

Critical Consensus: No Debatin' Clayton, Night Almost Owns, Elizabeth Not Golden

This week at the movies we got lawyer types (Michael Clayton, starring George Clooney and Tilda Swinton), dueling brothers (We Own the Night, starring Joaquin Phoenix and Mark Wahlberg), virgin queens (Elizabeth: The Golden Age, starring Cate Blanchett). What say ye, critics?More…

September 23, 2007

Box Office Guru Wrapup: Resident Evil Sets New Series High Score at #1

Two new films were met with enthusiasm from North American moviegoers who powered each film past the openings of their respective predecessors. Fans of action and horror lined up for the threequel Resident Evil: Extinction which bowed at number one while those in search of a laugh spent their dollars on the romantic comedy Good Luck Chuck.More…

September 16, 2007

Box Office Guru Wrapup: Jodie Struggles But Still Hits #1

For the second straight weekend, a star-driven action drama aimed at adult audiences opened at number one with $14M in ticket sales from roughly 2,700 theaters. This time it was Jodie Foster's The Brave One which topped the charts bumping former champ 3:10 to Yuma to the runner-up spot.More…

September 13, 2007

Critical Consensus: Brave One Isn't Tops, Mr. Woodcock is Flaccid, Hunting Party is Busted

This week at the movies, we've got vigilantes (The Brave One, starring Jodie Foster), gym teachers (Mr. Woodcock starring Billy Bob Thornton and Susan Sarandon), war correspondents (The Hunting Party, starring Richard Gere and Terrence Howard), and dragons (Dragon Wars, starring Jason Behr). What do the critics have to say?More…

September 12, 2007

Total Recall: Across the Universe And The Beatles On Film

This week, Across the Universe hits theaters. Julie Taymor's film, starring Evan Rachel Wood and Jim Sturgess as a young couple in the midst of the heady, chaotic 1960s, utilizes the Beatles' music to evoke the time period. With that in mind, it's a good time to take a closer look at the Beatles' cinematic legacy.More…

September 11, 2007

Toronto Film Fest: The Good, The Bad, and The Better So Far

Well, it certainly hasn't been a dull festival. Tons of films big (Michael Clayton) and small (Juno) have screened to kudos, and on the whole there haven't been very many outright disappointments (notwithstanding George Romero's Diary of the Dead and a few others). Click for more buzz!More…

August 23, 2007

Oh, Canada! RT Prepares for Toronto Film Fest

Passport? Check. Pants? Check. Camera, laptop, and voice recorder? Check, check, and check. The Toronto International Film Festival (September 6 - 15) may still be a few weeks away, but we're already planning out our itinerary. Below are a few films we'll be lining up for in Canada.More…

August 16, 2007

Photo Gallery Update Extravaganza! I Am Legend, Saw IV, and More!

A memorable summer comes to an end and studios are now in the finalizing stages of their fall release schedule. But you know what that means for us right now: new pictures. Lots of 'em! Think autumn movies are just stuffy Oscar bait? We've got the vampires, comedies, torture porn, and British Invasion tunes to prove you otherwise.More…