| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Why did Colin Farrell sleep overnight on the set of Total Recall? Could it be true that a set buyer who is able to shop with $100,000 a day might not have a dream job after all? These questions and more are answered in Hollywood Builders: Total Recall,...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 9:40 PM
Jessica Biel nailed down a hot role in a movie about the making of Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho." Jessica Biel joins Scarlett Johansson in the big screen retelling of how Alfred Hitchcock's classic suspense film was made....
| May 8, 2012
| 4:36 AM
I’ve heard lots of talk in the past few years that movie stars don’t really matter anymore. But nothing made the point in such dramatic fashion as the reaction I got from 11 teenagers after they watched the trailer for “Total Recall,...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 7:30 PM
TOM BERGERON! It's so great to see you again! Oh, hi, Brooke, you're there too.
Introductions: Notable for Gavin's fedora, Maks' open shirt and Martina looking more glam than I could have ever imagined. And now they tell us no elimination this week,...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 7:56 PM
This week in "WHY, GOD, WHY?!" brings us a remake of a 1990 cult classic.
"Total Recall" was one of my favorite Arnold Schwarzennegger movies growing up. It had everything a 10 year-old boy was looking for in a movie. A muscle man traveling across the...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 9:56 AM
I have a bad feeling about the remake of "Total Recall," the sci-fi thriller that was adapted from Philip K. Dick's 1966 short story "We Can Remember It for You Wholesale." The1990 movie, which starred Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sharon Stone, was a...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 4:14 PM
I thought it was clever that the teen comedy Easy A had the kids in class reading The Scarlett Letter – as a real life version of that was happening to the characters. For a short time, this movie seemed to be loosely based on Edgar Allan Poe’...
| Oct 11, 2012
*** (out of four)
When all else fails in the screenwriting process, write a movie about your struggles to write a movie.
Yet “Seven Psychopaths,” writer-director Martin McDonagh’s follow-up to the Oscar-nominated “In Bruges,&...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 12:35 AM
As a writer, I am usually hit-and-miss with characters that write on the big screen. The Words got so much wrong. A movie like Adaptation got so much right. Colin Farrell, who has really shown he can act the last five years, is again in writer/director...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 1:14 PM
There will be a tense standoff between two hostage movies at the box office this weekend, as “Taken 2” and “Argo" battle for No. 1.
After a spectacular $49.5-million debut last weekend, the Liam Neeson sequel "Taken 2" will likely...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 12:14 PM
If it's easy to curse Quentin Tarantino for all the bad-to-awful imitations he's inspired, then it's only fair to grant him a degree of absolution for the occasional good-to-brilliant imitation. Case in point: Martin McDonagh's hilarious new "Seven...