Archives for July 4, 2008

Reader Mail – 6/4: Pocorn is evil; Cyndere’s cover art; Derrickson on gradual bedazzlement; Bob on the iTunes lecture

from Julie: What do you eat at the movies? … [Read more...]

MTV Interviews Derrickson on “The Day the Earth Stood Still”

As noted earlier, the trailer for The Day The Earth Stood Still has arrivedAnd MTV is talking to director Scott Derrickson. … [Read more...]

Browser, 7/3: What Adamson left out; World on “Wanted”; Watch Hitchens try waterboarding (LINK REPAIRED)

What Narnia's Son of Adam (that is, Adamson) left outChristopher Howse at The Telegraph reports on the important stuff in C.S. Lewis's Prince Caspian that Andrew Adamson and his screenwriters left out: I wonder if audiences are looking out for the wrong things in the films of C.S Lewis's Narnia books. The danger is simply to think "Aslan = Jesus", and then to puzzle out how the one allegorically illuminates the other. -What men wantMegan Basham asks, "Why are films like Wanted so … [Read more...]