Zemeckis Lines Up “Charles Fort”

It’s been 11 years since Cast Away and What Lies Beneath, which means 11 years have passed since Robert Zemeckis (some may call him Spielberg Jr.) has directed a live-action film. In addition to ‘Flight.’ which Zemeckis is preparing to direct this fall – he’s put in motion a new project based off Dark Horse …

Being Elmo Coming to Theaters

Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey will be opening in theaters starting October 21st. The great film which saw its premiere at Sundance, tells the story of Kevin Clash, and his rise to becoming Elmo. It’s a great film, and definitely a must see documentary. Here are the dates of the screenings: October 21 New York, …

Tintin Posters & Teaser Released!

I’d been worried about this one. For so many reasons. Tintin has been a favorite of mine since I was a kid. I’d read ALL the books, and recently gotten the box set of them as a gift. Them getting feature film treatment was something I’d always wanted to see, and I was glad that …

IFFBoston 2011 Wrap-Up

The Independent Film Festival of Boston came to a close last night at the Coolidge Corner Theater with the screening of CONAN O’BRIEN CAN’T STOP. A week filled with 90 narrative, documentary, and short films, the festival as always, was a great success. While I’ve still got a few more reviews I’m working on, I …

IFFBoston 2011 Begins

‘BEING ELMO: A Puppeteer’s Journey,’ an amazing new documentary chronicling the path of Kevin Clash, the man behind Elmo, kicked off the 9th Annual Independent Film Festival of Boston. With a sold out house, and Elmo in attendance, it was a great way to start off an amazing festival. This years fest features over 90 Narrative, Short, and Documentary …