Lay the Favorite (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Lay the Favorite (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

Lay the Favorite At the beginning of Lay the Favorite, there is a title scrawl which reads: “As luck would have it, the following story is true.” Which makes you sort of wonder, why tell this particular true story?  I’m not saying that to be mean, Lay the Favorite actually has some  interesting, quirky characters … Continue reading

Anvil! The Story of Anvil (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Anvil! The Story of Anvil (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

ANVIL! THE STORY OF ANVIL (2009) Featuring Steve “Lips” Kudlow, Robb Reiner, Ivan Herd, Chris Tsangarides, Tiziana Arrigoni, Glenn Gyorffy, Slash, Lemmy, Scott Ian, Tom Araya, Lars Ulrich, Michael Schencker, Carmine Appice, Cut Loose and Mad Dog. Directed by Sacha Gervasi. Distributed by Ahimsa Films.  90 minutes.  Not Rated. This film about an aging rock … Continue reading

Catherine Zeta-Jones and Aaron Eckhart Show No Reservations For Fine Cuisine
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Catherine Zeta-Jones and Aaron Eckhart Show No Reservations For Fine Cuisine

Catherine Zeta-Jones and Aaron Eckhart  Show No Reservations For Fine Cuisine by Brad Balfour Copyright ©2007 PopEntertainment.com.  All rights reserved.  Posted: July 27, 2007. By cooking up some serious chemistry between Catherine Zeta-Jones (Chicago) and Aaron Eckhart (Thank You for Smoking), veteran Australian director Scott Hicks (Shine) stirred up a satisfying romantic comedy with No Reservations. But … Continue reading

Andrew Niccol – The Art of Lord of War
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Andrew Niccol – The Art of Lord of War

Andrew Niccol The Art of Lord of War by Jay S. Jacobs New Zealand-born writer-director Andrew Niccol has been the brains behind some of the most mind-bending films in recent years. Though he was not the director of his first screenplay, the critically acclaimed The Truman Show, he has since had the opportunity to create and helm … Continue reading

Intolerable Cruelty (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Intolerable Cruelty (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

INTOLERABLE CRUELTY (2003) Starring George Clooney, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Geoffrey Rush, Cedric the Entertainer, Edward Herrmann, Paul Adelstein, Richard Jenkins, Billy Bob Thornton, Julia Duffy, Jonathan Hadary, Tom Aldredge, Stacey Travis, Jack Kyle, Irwin Keyes, Judith Drake, Royce Applegate, George Ives, Booth Coleman and Kristin Dattilo. Screenplay by Robert Ramsey & Matthew Stone and Ethan Coen … Continue reading

Chicago (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Chicago (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

CHICAGO (2002) Starring Renée Zellweger, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Richard Gere, Queen Latifah, John C. Reilly, Lucy Liu, Taye Diggs, Colm Feore, Christine Baranski, Domenic West, Susan Misner, Deidre Goodwin, Denise Faye, Ekaterina Chtchelkanova, Chita Rivera and Mýa Harrison. Screenplay by Bill Condon. Directed by Rob Marshall. Distributed by Mirimax Pictures.  113  minutes.  Rated PG-13. A film … Continue reading

America’s Sweethearts (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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America’s Sweethearts (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

AMERICA‘S SWEETHEARTS (2001) Starring Julia Roberts, John Cusack, Billy Crystal, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Hank Azaria, Stanley Tucci, Christopher Walken, Alan Arkin, Larry King and Seth Green.  Screenplay by Peter Tolan and Billy Crystal. Directed by Joe Roth. Distributed by Revolution Studios/Columbia Tri-Star Pictures.  Rated PG-13.  103 minutes. There was certainly enough talent attached to this project; … Continue reading

The Haunting (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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The Haunting (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

THE HAUNTING  (1999) Starring Lili Taylor, Liam Neeson, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Owen Wilson, Bruce Dern, Marian Seldes, Alex Koremzay, Todd Field, Virginia Madsen and Michael Cavanaugh. Screenplay by David Self. Directed by Jan DeBont. Distributed by Dreamworks Pictures.  113 minutes.   Rated PG-13. It probably isn’t fair to compare this film to the Shirley Jackson’s great 60s … Continue reading

Entrapment (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Entrapment (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

ENTRAPMENT  (1999) Starring Sean Connery, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Ving Rames, Will Patton, Maury Chaykin, Kevin McNally, Terry O’Neill, Madhav Sharma, David Yip, Tim Potter, Eric Meyers, Aaron Swartz and William Marsh. Screenplay by Ron Bass and William Broyles. Directed by Jon Amiel. Distributed by 20th Century Fox.  113 minutes.   Rated PG-13. This movie takes that old … Continue reading