Christopher Nolan: Articles


'Interstellar' Movie Review: Whole Less Than Sum of Ravishing Parts

interstellar-movie-anne-hathaway

'Interstellar' movie review: 'Ravishing, but overextended mind-bender' (image: Anne Hathaway in 'Interstellar') There are many intriguing questions raised in director Christopher Nolan's ravishing, overextended mind-bender Interstellar. One of the first: has a theoretical physicist ever received an executive producer credit on a nine-figure, studio movie? Probably not, but if 74-year old Caltech professor Kip Thorne were to find any director willing to tap his intellect for an above-the-line credit, it would be Nolan. His movies are puzzle boxes of plot […]


Continue reading:

'Interstellar' Movie Review: Whole Less Than Sum of Ravishing Parts







MAN OF STEEL Review: Superman Movie Sensory Enhanced, Heart Deprived

MAN OF STEEL

Man of Steel review: Zack Snyder's sensory-bludgeoning Superman movie lacks humor, charm, wonder (image: Henry Cavill in Man of Steel) Two hundred and twenty-five million dollars buys a lot when you're making a superhero blockbuster. In Zack Snyder's 143-minute sensory bludgeoning, Man of Steel, the director spends almost a quarter of a billion smackers on planetary vistas, collapsing buildings, flying bodies, and a sound mix so aggressive you'll go blind as well as deaf. But seemingly, there's nary a line […]


Continue reading:

MAN OF STEEL Review: Superman Movie Sensory Enhanced, Heart Deprived







'The Dark Knight Rises' Box Office: Surpasses 'The Dark Knight' Worldwide?

the-dark-knight-rises-batman

The Dark Knight Rises box office: TDKR passes $900 million milestone worldwide First of all, there are no official figures as yet. That's because Warner Bros. hasn't released international box office data for Monday, August 20. But considering that The Dark Knight Rises' Monday cume stood at $899.76 million (as found at Box Office Mojo), it's not mere speculation to assert that Christopher Nolan's third and final Batman movie passed the $900 million milestone yesterday. That is, unless international weekend […]


Continue reading:

'The Dark Knight Rises' Box Office: Surpasses 'The Dark Knight' Worldwide?










FILM ARCHIVES

Zack Snyder to Direct SUPERMAN: MAN OF STEEL
Clint Eastwood-Matt Damon's 'Hereafter' Good First Wide Weekend: Box Office
'Inception' Best, 'The Last Airbender' Worst: More Film Critics Awards
'Justin Bieber: Never Say Never' Movie Beats Adam Sandler Comedy
TRANSFORMERS 3: Biggest Domestic Box-Office Hit of 2011
Christian Movie 'Courageous' Solid Box Office
THE LORAX Box Office: 2012 Biggest Opening Weekend?
THE DARK KNIGHT RISES Occupy Wall Street Influence?
THE DARK KNIGHT RISES Bruce Wayne / Mitt Romney Connection
MAN OF STEEL Box Office: June Record Likely (Sort of)