Antonio Banderas to Play Pope Francis in Film…


... Yes, that's right. A movie about Pope Francis, the pope who's only a mere fourteen months into his papacy.ROME (RNS) Spanish heartthrob Antonio Banderas may be cast in the role of Pope Francis in the first feature film to be made on the life of the Argentine pontiff.Italian director Daniele Luchetti plans to make the $12 million Spanish language film, titled “Call Me Francesco,” with producer Pietro Valsecchi, who has made some of Italy’s highest-grossing movies. Valsecchi’s Rom … [Read more...]

Les Miz Cast Portraits…


... Is anyone else super excited to see Helena Bonham Carter and Sacha Baron Cohen as Madame and Monsieur Thénardier? Talk about perfect casting. I think for Halloween each year, starting next year, I'll dress up as a different film character portrayed by HBC.Now for some Friday pretty I give you these absolutely stunning portraits of the Les Miz cast taken for Vogue by Annie Leibovitz.Click on the images to view a larger version. Thank you, Mrs. Lord, for … [Read more...]

The Adventures of Tintin…


... A very quick review.The Adventures of TintinMy son & I have been long time fans of the Tintin comic books and we carried that enthusiasm with us when we went last evening to watch the movie opening night. Neither of was disappointed.I was anticipating the latest instrumental music score composed by John Williams - one the most recognizable composers having done the scores for Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Schindler's List, and the movie that gave me an irrational fear of … [Read more...]