Actor: Anthony Hopkins

The Wolfman (2010)

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After seeing I Was a Teenage Werewolf yesterday, I was hungry for a bit more cinematic lycanthropy and finally got around to seeing the Benicio del Toro remake of The Wolf Man (1941). When the remake was first announced more than four years ago, it was widely reported that like the original, it would be […]


You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010)

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I often say that Woody Allen has never made a film that I don’t like, and couldn’t even if he wanted to. But lately it sometimes seems that he is actually trying to.  Starting with Vicky Christina Barcelona, Allen started using off-screen narrators, using young American actors who are not known for doing narration. This […]


Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992)

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After watching Mel Brooks’ Dracula: Dead and Loving It the other day, which left me with an ever-so-slight desire to go back and watch the film from which most of the parody is derived. The Brooks film turned out to be a lot more entertaining. Francis Ford Coppola did an honorable thing in trying to […]


Random Quote

“Your small minds are musclebound with suspicion. That's because the only exercise you ever get is jumping to conclusions.”
-Walter Mitty (Danny Kaye)
from The Secret Life of Walter Mitty