Adapting video games to the big screen has not had a stellar track record, and Angry Birds just may be the first mobile game to be adapted to the big screen. The result is a much better film than expected, but parents may find some of the rude humor unsuitable for […]
After previous screen versions starring Gloria Swanson and Joan Crawford had indelibly burned the character’s name into the public consciousness, Curtis Bernhardt brought the lady back to life in Technicolor and 3D with the 1953 Miss Sadie Thompson. Discuss in the forums.
Five years after the first film was released, Ghostbusters II was unleashed in yet another crowded summer season in 1989, having to compete with Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, Lethal Weapon 2, and Tim Burton’s Batman. Anticipation ran high on this sequel, so high that when it arrived in theaters, it was met […]
The summer of 1984 was a great time to go to the movies. Harrison Ford donned the fedora a second time in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, Joe Dante brought his mischievous blend of horror and comedy with Gremlins, but the box office champ that summer was Ivan Reitman’s Ghostbusters, a […]