Posts Tagged ‘maggie smith’

British Film Focus

by Zoe Chapmanon December 14, 2012
It's opera singers, the British Independent Film Awards and a strange suspense thriller for this edition looking at cinema from across the pond.

Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Sept. 18

by Jessica Sieffon September 17, 2012
It's a tale of two very different vacations this week with "The Cabin in the Woods" and "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" on DVD and Blu-ray.

At the Mountains of Movie Madness — Week One

by Austin Lugaron June 19, 2012
A summer-long marathon of randomly recommended films begins with two Maggie Smith movies, a fascinating comedy and two "things" that can only be described as incomprehensible.

Gnomeo & Juliet

by Christopher Lloydon May 24, 2011
A second-rate rip-off of "Toy Story," "Gnomeo & Juliet" always goes for the lowest common denominator.

Nanny McPhee Returns

by Austin Lugaron December 12, 2010
The first movie wasn't that great and this one takes a step down.

The Success of Harry Potter

by Austin Lugaron November 17, 2010
How did a book series that started 12 years ago become one of the highest grossing franchises in film history?

Nanny McPhee Returns

by Christopher Lloydon August 19, 2010
Just when you think all kiddie movies have puny ambitions, Nanny McPhee returns to recapture a little magic.

Clash of the Titans

by Christopher Lloydon September 18, 2009
The cheesy but enjoyable 1981 mythology fantasia stars Harry Hamlin, Laurence Olivier and a whole lot of Ray Harryhausen's stop-motion puppets.