Wherein I read things, laugh [or not], and pass them on to you…
• Prometheus – Idris Elba / We Are Movie Geeks.com
• Video Interview: Talking ‘Prometheus’ With Idris Elba
Strikingly beautiful, expertly paced, vividly detailed and scary as hell, it holds you in its grip for its entirety and doesn’t let go. You’ll squeal, you’ll squirm — at one point, I was curled up in a little ball in my seat in a packed screening room — and you’ll probably continue feeling a lingering sense of anxiety afterward. That’s how effective it is in creating and sustaining an intensely suspenseful mood.
[seattlepi/CHRISTY LEMIRE, AP Movie Critic/05 Jun 2012]
A handful of international territories will get to see The Hobbit on December 12-13, followed by the December 14 release here in the U.S. Director Peter Jackson announced that the world premiere will be hosted at the Embassy Theatre in Wellington, New Zealand a couple weeks earlier on November 28. Jackson remarked
[collider/via Variety/05 Jun 2012]
• R.I.P. Ray Bradbury, Author of Fahrenheit 451 and The Martian Chronicles – Ray Bradbury — author of The Martian Chronicles, Fahrenheit 451, Something Wicked This Way Comes, and many more literary classics — died this morning in Los Angeles, at the age of 91.