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‘The Wolfman’ (2010): Hollywood Overthinks Another Remake

Directed by: Joe Johnston || Produced by: Scott Stuber, Benicio del Toro, Rick Yorn, Sean Daniel Screenplay by: Andrew Kevin Walker, David Self || Starring: Benicio del Toro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt, Hugo Weaving Music by: Danny Elfman || Cinematography: Shelly Johnson || Edited by: Dennis Virkler, Walter Murch, Mark Goldblatt || Country: United States, … Continue reading

‘The Mummy’ (1999) & ‘The Mummy Returns’ (2001): The Last Great Adventure Films of Hollywood?

Directed by: Stephen Sommers || Produced by: Sean Daniel, James Jacks Screenplay by: Stephen Sommers || Starring: Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, Arnold Vosloo, John Hannah, Kevin J. O’Connor, Jonathan Hyde, Oded Fehr, Erick Avari, Patricia Velasquez, Bernard Fox, Omid Djalili, Stephen Dunham, Corey Johnson, Tuc Watkins, Freddie Boath, Alun Armstrong, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Shaun Parkes, Bruce … Continue reading

‘King Kong’ (2005): Peter Jackson’s Original Pet-Project

Directed by: Peter Jackson || Produced by: Jan Blenkin, Carolynne Cunningham, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson Screenplay by: Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson || Starring: Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Colin Hanks, Jamie Evan Parke, Andy Serkis, Kyle Chandler, John Sumner, Lobo Chan Music by: James Newton Howard || Cinematography: Andrew Lesnie … Continue reading

‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’ (1981): Spielberg & Lucas’ Adventure Serial-Homage

Directed by: Steven Spielberg || Produced by: Frank Marshall Screenplay by: Lawrence Kasdan || Starring: Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman, Ronald Lacey, John Rhys-Davies, Denholm Elliot, Wolf Kahler, Alfred Molina Music by: John Williams || Cinematography by: Douglas Slocombe || Edited by: Michael ┬áKahn || Country: United States || Language: English Running Time: 115 … Continue reading

‘Brotherhood of the Wolf’ (2001): An Eccentric Action-Horror Gem

Directed by: Christophe Gans || Produced by: Richard Grandpierre, Samuel Hadida Screenplay by: Christophe Gans, Stephane Cabel || Starring: Samuel Le Bihan, Vincent Cassel, Emilie Dequenne, Monica Bellucci, Jeremie Renier, Mark Dacascos, Jean Yanne, Jean-Francois Stevenin Music by: Joseph LoDuca || Cinematography: Dan Laustsen || Edited by: David Wu, Sebastien Prangere, Xavier Loutreuil || Country: … Continue reading