Post Tagged with: "The Week in Film"

Nebraska
(Paramount Vantage)

The Week in Film: Payne & Gain edition

The “Sideways” director makes his best film yet, Walt Disney woos Mary Poppins, Russell hustles, the anchorfolk return, and dinosaurs move their feet.

by December 18, 2013 0 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
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The Week in Film: Tricksy Hobbitses edition (Part 2)

Bilbo, Gandalf, and the dwarves resume their quest while Tyler Perry resumes his career in drag.

by December 13, 2013 0 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
Out of the Furnace
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The Week in Film: He’s My Bruddah edition

Christian Bale searches for Casey Affleck while one of the year’s best documentaries stops by.

by December 6, 2013 0 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
Great Expectations
(Main Street Films)

The Week in Film: Dickens of a Time edition

One literary classic and one Palme d’Or winner, coming right up!

by November 11, 2013 0 comments Asheville film, Reviews
12 Years a Slave
(Fox Searchlight Pictures)

The Week in Film: McQueen is King edition

A new top film emerges along with Asgard All-Stars, time-travling suitors, war-torn youths, and a snoozy sailor.

by November 4, 2013 0 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
The Counselor
(Twentieth Century Fox)

The Week in Film: Cormac goes Hollywood edition

McCarthyism (the good kind) gets its due, plus cannibals, an octogenarian Jackass, and a new set of music docs.

by October 22, 2013 1 comment Asheville film, Asheville News
The Fifth Estate
(Touchstone Pictures)

The Week in Film: Cumberbatch-Reich ’16 edition

WikiLeaks, wealth disparity, telekinetics, prison breaks…and that’s before the Weinsteins and music docs attack.

by October 15, 2013 0 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
Captain Phillips
(Sony Pictures)

The Week in Film: Oscar winners vs. pirates edition

New Greengrass, Almodovar, and Rodriguez in one week? I approve.

by October 8, 2013 2 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
Gravity
(Warner Bros.)

The Week in Film: Freeze-dried Ice Cream edition

Will Clooney and Bullock save their precious space snacks in time? That and other mysteries await this weekend at the movies!

by October 1, 2013 2 comments Asheville film
Rush
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The Week in Film: Gentlemen, Start Your Engines edition

Fast cars, funny divorcees, porn addicts, storm surfers, animated meatballs, desperate women, and reclusive authors hit the cinemas.

by September 24, 2013 2 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
Prisoners
(Warner Bros.)

The Week in Film: Above the Law edition

We’ve got vigilante fathers! We’ve got sex addicts! We’ve got Jane Austen addicts (for real this time)!

by September 17, 2013 0 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
Insidious: Chapter 2
(FilmDistrict)

The Week in Film: It’s Not The House That’s Haunted edition (Part 2)

Wan scares; Affleck & Mara love; Bell speaks; Cromwell builds; and De Niro hides.

by September 10, 2013 0 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
Blackfish
(Magnolia Pictures)

The Week in Film: Shamu’s Revenge edition

Orcas and Vin Diesel square off in the lone box office battle.

by September 3, 2013 1 comment Asheville film, Asheville News
The Spectacular Now
(A24)

The Week in Film: 21st century ‘Say Anything’ edition

Choose between indie romance, British suspense, Chilean highs, Canadian games, and British Pop.

by August 27, 2013 5 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
Kick-Ass 2
(Universal Pictures)

The Week in Film: Non-mutant Superhero edition (Part 2)

Masked crusaders, runaways, servicemen, inventors, and scheming billionaires, all headed our way.

by August 15, 2013 1 comment Asheville film, Asheville News
Elysium
(Sony Pictures)

The Week in Film: Sci-Fi Allegory edition

Societal equalizers, singing pensioners, porn stars, fake families, gods’ offspring, and talking airships, all for your entertainment.

by August 6, 2013 3 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
Stories We Tell
(Roadside Attractions)

The Week in Film: Ramona Quimby, Age 34 edition

Sarah Polley turns the camera on her family, Denzel and Marky Mark pop caps, and The Smurfs do…whatever it is that they do.

Fruitvale Station
(The Weinstein Company)

The Week in Film: A Day in the Life edition

One man’s final 24 hours, a different young man’s self-discovery, and a pair of adamantium claws…all this week in the cinemas!

Only God Forgives
(RADiUS-TWC)

The Week in Film: Wanna Fight? edition

Revenge, ghostbusters, religion, redemption, exposé, “retirees,” more ghostbusters, and snails, all at the movies this week.

Pacific Rim
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The Week in Film: Mr. Roboto edition

Will audiences say “domo arigato” to monster battles, back-up singers, or the ol’ Sandler gang?

The Lone Ranger
(Walt Disney Studios)

The Week in Film: Hi, Ho, Silver edition

The Lone Ranger & Tonto, Gru & his minions, and Julian Assange & WikiLeaks battle for 4th of July box-office supremacy.

White House Down
(Columbia Pictures)

The Week in Film: Operation Presidential Rescue edition (Part 2)

The White House gets hit (again), Team Bullock/McCarthy drop f-bombs, and a cult is infiltrated (again).

Monsters University
(Walt Disney Studios)

The Week in Film: Monster Alma Mater edition

Pixar goes to college, Brad Pitt takes his zombie battles global, the Whedon gang speaketh Elizabethan, and the rich rob the rich.

Before Midnight
(Sony Pictures Classics)

The Week in Film: Walk and Talk edition (Part 3)

Celine and Jesse continue to chat while Superman gets another shot and the Apatow kids confront the apocalypse.