Heres the cast and character breakdown for the Joel & Ethan Coen Brother's follow up to the Oscar winning No County For Old Men; John Malkovich plays a CIA agent Osborne Cox who is forced to quit his job because of an alohol problem he is married to Katie played by Tilda Swinton whos character is having an affair with US Marshall Harry Pfarrer (George Clooney).
Adapted from the classic and much loved Alan Moore mini comic series from 1987 the Watchmen arrives at the screen with the huge weight of fan anticipation (including mine). I loved the comic - a classic and my thoughts were that if it wasn't done well in a movie then really there was no point touching it at all.
Revenge is a dish best served cold, or maybe raw would be a better way of putting it as confirmed by the infamous octopus scene in this movie. This is a classic Korean movie released in 2003 but as it's the latest DVD I've watched I'm going to give you my views on it.
This 60 minute DVD highlights the life of Barbadian singing sensation Rihanna. In chronological order it follows her intriguing story from growing up on the sunny beaches of the West Indian island Barbados, coping with her drug taking Father, auditioning for Jay-Z and to most currently the release of her third album ‘Good Girl, Gone Bad’.
"You can go from Kidulthood to Adulthood / Now I must act like an adult would / React like an adult should" - Bashy’s words, yet again laying down the truth as he talks about the common mindset that comes with the final stages of adolescence. Two years ago the critically acclaimed “Kidulthood” came as the first real representation of the 21st century British youth lifestyle.
Read more: Kidulthood To Adulthood
They are all just ordinary people! Does anybody on this DVD actually know John Legend? Supposedly this biography of Johns’ life documents his rapid rise to fame and is told through the people who know him best. Interesting!
LAPD corruption comes under the spotlight in Street Kings, the taut police action thriller released this Spring by Twentieth Century Fox. Keanu Reeves (The Matrix Trilogy, Speed, Point Break) stars as troubled veteran LAPD officer, Tom Ludlow, in this dark tale of good cop versus bad cop.
He’s one of the most successful rappers of the past two decades; and he’s turned his hand to other showbiz elements too, taking in acting, TV presenting and even running his own adult film operation. And now legendary rapper Snoop Dogg is turning his hand to horror, in what is being promoted as the illest, sickest release of the year.
Capturing the raw power of a grassroots hip-hop movement, the award-winning documentary Inside The Circle tells the stories of strikingly talented b-boys Josh and Omar, former best friends who become rivals when they join competing dance crews.
Read more: Inside The Circle [La Sonrisa]
With compelling characters and vibrant dance sequences, Planet B-Boy is set in the International world of B-boying - the urban dance more commonly known as “breakdancing”. Weaving between the vivid backdrops of Osaka, Paris, Seoul and Las Vegas, unforgettable images frame the intimate stories of dancers who struggle for their dreams despite being misunderstood by larger society and even their own families.
Read more: Planet B-Boy [Planet B Boy]
Broadcaster Amanda K Scott has just completed the first series of Choreography Film Awards. The six short films which have French, British or Dutch choreography will screen throughout Europe in Summer 2008. Two of the series commissioned films True Element and Cleopatra To Jezebel we're from Hip Hop choreographers.
Read more: Choreography Film Awards
"Step Up 2 The Streets" is the follow-up to the smash hit "Step Up". When rebellious street dancer Andie lands at the elite Maryland School of the Arts, she finds herself fighting to fit in while also trying to hold onto her old life.
Read more: Step Up 2 The Streets [Touchstone]
Fans of So You Think You Can Dance have seen the fabulous choreographer, Wade Robson work his magic with the dancers on the show and now the fans can experience Wade's work behind the camera with his short film Within.
Read more: Wade Robson - Within
Raya has been attending a prestigious private school for the past several years, but now money is tight and her parents can no longer afford the tuition. She’s been told that she’s being kicked out.
Read more: How She Move [Paramount]