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New in Theaters: 'Neighbors,' 'Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return'

3:26 PM 5/9/2014 by Logan Falk
The second week of movie summer brings us as schizophrenic a set of releases as can be—one is an R-rated (and very rightly so) comedy, and the other a light animated feature for the whole family. At this point, the familiar line to trot out is, “Well, there’s something for everyone!” However, if the critics are to be believed, this is only the case if you have low standards for animated films.

The Wind Rises

Posted January 27th, 2014 by Binh Ngo

In “The Wind Rises,” Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted and unable to be a pilot, he becomes one of the world’s most accomplished airplane designers, experiencing key historical events in an epic tale of love, perseverance and the challenges of living and making choices in a turbulent world.

Inherent Vice

Posted May 29th, 2013 by Binh Ngo


Martin Short and Jena Malone Joining Paul Thomas Anderson's 'Inherent Vice' (Exclusive) – Paul Thomas Anderson continues to cast his adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's novel "Inherent Vice," as Martin Short and Jena Malone are the latest additions to the star-studded ensemble, TheWrap has learned. Warner Bros. did not immediately respond to a request for comment, while a representative for Malone had no comment. 7 years 2 weeks ago via theothersenhman

Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return

Posted May 1st, 2012 by Binh Ngo

Dorothy’s only just returned home from her first incredible journey to Oz, but she’s already being called back for another adventure! After waking to post-tornado Kansas, Dorothy (Lea Michele) and Toto are whisked to Oz on a magical rainbow mover sent by their old friends the Scarecrow (Dan Aykroyd), the Lion (Jim Belushi) and the Tin Man (Kelsey Grammer).


Watch: First Trailer For Tim Burton's Black & White Animated 'Frankenweenie'

Frankenweenie – If you're waiting for the first trailer for "Dark Shadows" -- due out in just a few short months -- today is not your lucky day, but not all is lost as Tim Burton fans do get a treat in the shape of a trailer for the director's Halloween offering, "Frankenweenie." Nope, it's not a remake or a fairy tale or an adaptation of a book/TV show/whatever -- it's actually a full-length version of Burton's 1984 short film of the same name, an exciting prospect if only because it returns the director to his roots, where his films had much more imagination and verve than they seem to have now. 8 years 12 weeks ago via brucelee

First Poster for Tim Burton's Stop-Motion Animated 'Frankenweenie' – So far we've only seen a handful of photos for Tim Burton's adaptation of his stop-motion animated short Frankenweenie featuring the voices of Winona Ryder, Catherine O'Hara, Martin Short, Tom Kenny and Martin Landau as various characters. Now we have the first moving image of sorts from the film in the form on an animated poster teasing the film's fall release later this year. 8 years 14 weeks ago via brucelee


Posted December 22nd, 2011 by Binh Ngo

From creative genius Tim Burton (“Alice in Wonderland,” The Nightmare Before Christmas”) comes “Frankenweenie,” a heartwarming tale about a boy and his dog. After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor harnesses the power of science to bring his best friend back to life—with just a few minor adjustments.

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