“For the past 35 years, one of my greatest pleasures has been to see Star Wars passed from one generation to the next,” said Lucas, chairman and CEO of Lucasfilm, in a statement. “It’s now time for me to pass Star Wars on to a new generation of filmmakers.”
Posted onSeptember 27, 2012|Comments Off on Is This the Worst Death Scene in Movie History?
I am not an expert on foreign films (or any movies for that matter), but this might be the worst acting I have ever seen for a death scene. Might be the worst acting I have ever seen period. And that includes ALL Nicolas Cage movies.
The 1974 film from Turkey is called ‘Kareteci Kiz’ (Karate Girl) and it follows the story of a young girl who becomes a policewoman and seeks revenge against criminals who murdered her father and husband.
In this clip, the protagonist uses poorly choreographed karate and an obvious prop gun to take down a baddie with a ‘stache that would give Tom Selleck a boner.
Time to push this one to the top of the Netflix queue.
The new film from John Hillcoat (The Road) tells the tale of the Bondurant brothers, a family of Depression-era bootleggers in rural Virginia. Inspired by author Matt Bondurant’s family in his true story novel “The Wettest County in the World“, the loyalty of three brothers is put to the test against urban gangsters looking to move in on their business.
The film, which stars Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, and Guy Pearce (and Shia LaBeouf), opens August 31.
Two awesome comedy movies have sequels coming out. Which one are you more excited for? Last week, we learned that Will Ferrell has agreed to a sequel to Anchorman. Today we learn that production on Dumb and Dumber 2 is set to begin by September of this year.
Here is a movie poster parody of the film War Horse. I have not and will not see this movie. Can someone please explain why this was up for an Oscar? The movie, based on a 1982 children’s book by Michael Morpurgo about the service of a military horse during World War 1, had been nominated in six categories.