Articles about Moon

10 One-Man Show Movies
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Not that there actually are that many, no doubt because the potential pitfalls of this approach are legion. Not only does it require an actor of immense versatility and charisma, the format is extraordinarily unforgiving on the script too—with most single-actor movies qualifying as single-location films as well, there is literally nowhere for the story to hide, no flashy distractions if things aren't running smoothly, and nothing else for our attention to grab onto if an awkward turn or a lapse in logic breaks our suspended disbelief.
Added by on 4/22/14
Underrated: Sam Rockwell :: Cookie N Screen
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Celebrating Sam Rockwell
Added by on 4/12/14
The top 25 movie posters of all time
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What makes a movie poster iconic? The presence of a major Hollywood star? Not necessarily. The replication of a classic scene? Definitely not.
Added by on 2/22/14
Sam Rockwell on dialects, working with Woody Allen, and stealing from the best
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Having spent most of the '90s fighting for guest roles on network TV shows and appearing in acclaimed indie sleepers, Sam Rockwell caught his big break around the turn of the millennium, thanks to memorable supporting performances in The Green Mile, Galaxy Quest, and Charlie's Angels. His latest project is the Elmore Leonard-esque crime drama A Single Shot, in which he plays a hunter coping with a guilty conscience. He talks about all those roles here.
Source: www.avclub.com
Added by on 9/25/13
Science Fiction Now Is Not What It Used to Be
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"Elysium" and the evolution of science fiction, for better or for worse: @RyancBritt explores at The @Awl
Source: www.theawl.com
Added by on 8/8/13
Top 10 Indie Sci-fi Films
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When you think sci-fi movies, you might think of the low, swirling drone of a lightsaber. You might think of a DeLorean barreling through a parking lot at 88mph and vanishing into thin air as it leaves a trail of fire in its wake. You might think of Sigourney Weaver going toe to toe with an Alien Queen in a badass power-loader. You might even think of "Khaaaaaaan!" or "I know Kung-Fu."

We don't. We're Way…Too…sophisticated for that (buh-dum-psh!)
Source: waytooindie.com
Added by on 5/3/13
'Hunger Games,' 'Oblivion,' more trailers that DON'T reveal too much
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Category: Analysis
Tagged: The Hunger Games, Oblivion, Moon, Looper, Super 8
Trailers often reveal too much about a movie. But what happens when they don't?
Source: popwatch.ew.com
Added by on 4/21/13
50 Best Movies You've Never Seen
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We bet at least some of these will be new even to dedicated movie fans...and you'll be glad you found them
Source: www.ew.com
Added by on 7/5/12
Jared Gilman Is Already a Film Nerd
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Young whippersnapper and "Moonrise Kingdom" kid Jared Gilman picks his 5 top films for @rottentomatoes; strong choices
Added by on 6/7/12
Moon: The Double Meaning of Sam Rockwell's Costume Design
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Category: Production
Tagged: Moon, Sam Rockwell
Moon (2009) is a love letter to the science fiction movies that director Duncan Jones grew up watching. One of the central reasons the film succeeds, attests blogger Dallas King is its subtly readable costume design by Jane Petrie. A look at those costumes here.
Added by on 5/25/12
Moon: The Double Meaning of Sam Rockwell's Costume Design
Interesting
Category: Production
Tagged: Moon, Sam Rockwell
Moon (2009) is a love letter to the science fiction movies that director Duncan Jones grew up watching. One of the central reasons the film succeeds, attests blogger Dallas King is its subtly readable costume design by Jane Petrie. A look at those costumes here.
Added by on 5/25/12
Sam Rockwell on dialects, working with Woody Allen, and stealing from the best
Interesting
Having spent most of the '90s fighting for guest roles on network TV shows and appearing in acclaimed indie sleepers, Sam Rockwell caught his big break around the turn of the millennium, thanks to memorable supporting performances in The Green Mile, Galaxy Quest, and Charlie's Angels. His latest project is the Elmore Leonard-esque crime drama A Single Shot, in which he plays a hunter coping with a guilty conscience. He talks about all those roles here.
Source: www.avclub.com
Added by on 9/25/13
Jared Gilman Is Already a Film Nerd
Interesting
Young whippersnapper and "Moonrise Kingdom" kid Jared Gilman picks his 5 top films for @rottentomatoes; strong choices
Added by on 6/7/12
10 One-Man Show Movies
Interesting
Not that there actually are that many, no doubt because the potential pitfalls of this approach are legion. Not only does it require an actor of immense versatility and charisma, the format is extraordinarily unforgiving on the script too—with most single-actor movies qualifying as single-location films as well, there is literally nowhere for the story to hide, no flashy distractions if things aren't running smoothly, and nothing else for our attention to grab onto if an awkward turn or a lapse in logic breaks our suspended disbelief.
Added by on 4/22/14
Science Fiction Now Is Not What It Used to Be
Interesting
"Elysium" and the evolution of science fiction, for better or for worse: @RyancBritt explores at The @Awl
Source: www.theawl.com
Added by on 8/8/13
Top 10 Indie Sci-fi Films
Interesting
When you think sci-fi movies, you might think of the low, swirling drone of a lightsaber. You might think of a DeLorean barreling through a parking lot at 88mph and vanishing into thin air as it leaves a trail of fire in its wake. You might think of Sigourney Weaver going toe to toe with an Alien Queen in a badass power-loader. You might even think of "Khaaaaaaan!" or "I know Kung-Fu."

We don't. We're Way…Too…sophisticated for that (buh-dum-psh!)
Source: waytooindie.com
Added by on 5/3/13
'Hunger Games,' 'Oblivion,' more trailers that DON'T reveal too much
Interesting
Category: Analysis
Tagged: The Hunger Games, Oblivion, Moon, Looper, Super 8
Trailers often reveal too much about a movie. But what happens when they don't?
Source: popwatch.ew.com
Added by on 4/21/13
50 Best Movies You've Never Seen
Interesting
We bet at least some of these will be new even to dedicated movie fans...and you'll be glad you found them
Source: www.ew.com
Added by on 7/5/12
Underrated: Sam Rockwell :: Cookie N Screen
Interesting
Celebrating Sam Rockwell
Added by on 4/12/14
The top 25 movie posters of all time
Interesting
What makes a movie poster iconic? The presence of a major Hollywood star? Not necessarily. The replication of a classic scene? Definitely not.
Added by on 2/22/14