On Movies Archive: March, 2011

J.J. Abrams and Spielberg reveal secrets of "Super 8"

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Snooping kids… exploding trains… missing dogs… sinister Army guys… The lid’s coming off of Super 8, the until-recently... Read more

Elizabeth Taylor: the fertile goddess

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An extended trailer of Joseph L. Mankiewicz's famously expensive 1964 Oscar winner starring Elizabeth Taylor as Cleopatra, "siren of the Nile... Read more

“Limitless” rockets to No. 1, and Bradley Cooper’s POV rockets in “secret” visual effects sequence.

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Not long after Bradley Cooper ingests that little clear pill in the #1 box office thriller Limitless, the camera starts zooming around New... Read more

Elizabeth Taylor finds her "Place in the Sun.”

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One of my favorite Elizabeth Taylor roles is Angela Vickers, the seductive society girl in George Stevens’ dark and tragic 1951 melodrama... Read more

Eastwood movie pulled from Japan -- digital tsunami too close to the real thing

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Hereafter, the Clint Eastwood-directed meditation on life, death and what-happens-next starring Matt Damon and Cecile de France, was pulled... Read more

Philly CineFest takes shape with kid-friendly and midnight-movie fare

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More details about Philadelphia’s 2011 CineFest, set to run Thursday, April 7 to Thursday, April 14: The festival has announced an opening... Read more

Facebook “likes” Hollywood – will offer movies online

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As if Mark Zuckerberg doesn’t already control most of the universe, the Facebook founder – played as a socially-challenged social... Read more

Philadelphians set to invade Austin’s prestigious SXSW Film Festival

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A clutch of Philly-based filmmakers is heading to the Texas capital to screen new work at the influential South By Southwest Film Festival... Read more