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What Is…Paul?

In On Film on June 26, 2009 at 10:44 am

pegg-frost-paul-300x225I am one of those  fan girls who will see anything Simon Pegg is connected to. Shaun of the Dead? I watch it daily while eating a strawberry Cornetto . Hot Fuzz? Weekly, while I nosh on a Cornetto Classico. Band of Brothers for a two episode part? Monthly, sans Cornetto since that joke only applies to films Pegg and Frost produce together. Fortunately for me, Mr. Pegg made a deal with the devil to only produce entertainment fried gold.

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Guest Review: "Star Trek" (2009)

In On Film on May 8, 2009 at 10:30 am

The following review contains spoilers.

"Star Trek" (2009) Final PosterSpace.  The final frontier.  We finally get to see what happens before the first five year mission.  As my friend Chris posted in his review, wake up Hollywood, this is how you do a reboot, though as we the fans know with Star Trek, time travel has been part of the franchise multiple accounts, so technically not a reboot. Read the rest of this entry »

Review: "Star Trek" (2009)

In On Film on May 8, 2009 at 2:01 am

The following review contains spoilers.

"Star Trek" (2009) Final PosterStarring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, Eric Bana, John Cho, Simon Pegg, Anton Yeltin, Bruce Greenwood, Leonard Nimoy

Writers: Roberto Orci & Alex Kurtzman

Director: J. J. Abrams

At long last, Hollywood has two words they can throw around: “Successful Reboot”. “Star Trek” creates a brand new world for Trekkies and non-Trekkies alike, and succeeds by serving as a reboot that’s not really a reboot. Confusing? Bear with us. Read the rest of this entry »