Kaya Natin 'Yan' (from the movie
100 Tula Para Kay Stella) - lyrics by Jason Paul Laxamana, arranged by Carl Christian Guevarra, interpreted by Bela Padilla
The San Fernando Valley's cinematic past gets its ``Escapes'' close-up in chapters on the Angeles National Forest and the movie
ranches of the Santa Susana Mountains and the Simi Hills.
After a few minutes of the movie
, however, the story sweeps the audience along, and the casting difficulties become unnoticeable.
Considering the constant emphasis given by the film to the sustaining role that children play in the lives of the adults--a role which for many in the movie
seems cruelly clarified only by the sudden loss of children--it's worth noting how relatively absent kids actually are from the drama itself.
It is fitting that these should reemerge at a moment when their ghostly presence has been making itself felt in contexts ranging from Tsai Ming-liang's minimalist Goodbye, Dragon Inn (2003), with its nearly empty movie
theater showing the King Hu classic Dragon Inn to spectators seemingly lost in time, to Quentin Tarantino's appropriation of the Shaw Brothers logo for the opening of Kill Bill.
At the end of the day, the character is the character, and I feel pretty comfortable with the tone of the movie
Supreme Court ordered movie
studios to sell off the theaters they owned.
The second half of Working-Class Hollywood shows that movies
produced after 1917 became substantially more conservative.
On the actual night of the movie
, consider giving folks a short set (four to six) of discussion questions before showing the film.
Lesson 1: It's good to be a dog in a disaster movie
In any case, a TV-based movie
, name recognition notwithstanding, is no more a sure smash than a Chevy Chase film is a sure bomb (actually, the odds are much, much longer on the former).
Faust is a freelance writer who has reviewed thousands of films for the books Video Movie
Guide (Ballantine), Movies
on TV (Bantam), and The Complete Guide to Videocassette Movies
In a review of the movie
treatment of psychiatrists in more than 200 films, Schneider says he found that all three incarnations debuted at the dawn of the century.
Today output can be generated in Adobe Flash or in Mimic's proprietary movie
What is not widely known is that the release of the movie
in 1954 about a couple on a rocky honeymoon meant pulling the plug on ``I Love Lucy: The Movie
,'' a feature film version of their sitcom that had already been completed.