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February 4, 2011

Critics Consensus: Sanctum Is All Wet Opens in new window

This week at the movies, we've got undersea terror (Sanctum, starring Ioan Gruffudd and Richard Roxburgh), and a psycho roomie (The Roommate, starring Leighton Meester and Minka Kelly). What do the critics have to say? James Cameron loves high drama under the sea; his directorial credits include Piranha 2: The Spawning, The Abyss, and that little movie about an ocean liner that sank after hitting an iceberg. Cameron is the executive producer on Sanctum, and critics say the film maintains his flair for arresting visuals, but unfortunately the characters and plot are nothing particularly special. It looks like the folks behind The Roommate forgot to list a "critics wanted" ad, since it wasn't screened prior to release. More...

February 3, 2011

February 4: Worst New Release Date Ever? Opens in new window

It's no secret that the first two months of the year tend to be pretty grim at your local theater. But is the first weekend in February the worst of them all? More...

February 3, 2011

Don't Go Near the Water: Film Beneath the Waves Opens in new window

In honor of this weekend's watery thriller "Sanctum," here's a list of films that made us think twice about messing around with H2O. More...

February 2, 2011

Richard Roxburgh and Rhys Wakefield Talk Sanctum Opens in new window

Have a look behind the scenes of this weekend's underwater thriller "Sanctum" during this interview with stars Richard Roxburgh and Rhys Wakefield. More...

February 1, 2011

Five Favorite Films with James Cameron Opens in new window

Sometimes, amid the clamor of media junkets and their tight roster of promotional interviews, we don't always get a chance to pop our "five favorite films" question. Given that this was James Cameron, however, we couldn't resist sneaking the quiz into the conversation; despite being pressed for time. Cameron was on hand, together with director Alister Grierson and writer-producer Andrew Wight, to promote Sanctum, the 3-D cave-diving thriller that arrives in cinemas this week. Read on for Cameron's five faves, plus a chat with all three about the film. More...

February 1, 2011

James Cameron, Alister Grierson and Andrew Wight talk Sanctum Opens in new window

Mentored by executive producer James Cameron, this week's underwater cave adventure, Sanctum, began as an idea from Cameron's diving collaborator Andrew Wight (Ghosts of the Abyss), with whom the director worked in developing the 3-D camera technology that he used for Avatar. Read on for our chat with the filmmakers on making the movie. More...

January 6, 2011

Behind the Scenes of the Sanctum 3D Mobile Experience Opens in new window

The team behind the upcoming 3D thriller "Sanctum" -- including James Cameron -- discuss the film in a new interview. More...

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