Film Review: Rush

Film Review: Rush

Rush opens in theaters everywhere today, September 27. Check GoWatchIt for showtimes.

International receipts are growing in importance. The box office used to be won and lost on American soil but things are certainly changing. Pacific Rim may have underperformed domestically but with an Asian market ravenously consuming it, sequel talks have managed to germinate. This is having ramifications that extend past franchise salvation and is actually changing the content of the films produced. Both Looper and Iron Man 3 took little detours to China and even released different versions that played up the importance of the country.

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5 Great Concert Films

5 Great Concert Films

There’s something about this season that brings back the memories of summers gone by. Memories of friends.  Memories of particular nights.  Memories of particular songs, sung along to, full-throated, beside 10,000 strangers who, for that one moment, could be considered close friends. And while film can never completely capture that feeling, there are a few that at least replicate it enough to warrant multiple viewings.  The following list shares a few of these films. [Read more…]