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Alan Moore was right. There isn't a movie in his landmark graphic novel "Watchmen" -- at least not a really good one. What we get instead is something acceptable but pedestrian, an adaptation that is more a prisoner of its story than the master of it....
Fort Worth Star-TelegramFor its first half, "Man of Steel" is well on its way to superhero-movie greatness. Dark, turbulent and not at all campy, it casts the young Clark Kent as a perennial outcast, a boy trapped between the wishes of his adoptive father, who demands he keep...
Thanks, "Man of Steel." Because of the scene where Superman battles two of his adversaries from the planet Krypton in downtown Smallville, wrecking most of an IHOP and a Sears store, I now associate pancakes and appliances with pain and suffering. A...
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Metromix StaffPICKS OF THE WEEK: 300 and HOT FUZZ "300" (Warner Bros.) Fanboy expectations were high for "Dawn of the Dead" director Zack Snyder's adaptation of Frank Miller's graphic novel "300," but the film's massive box office success still took Hollywood by...
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Times Staff WriterNo one can say how many Spartans it might take to screw in a lightbulb, but the number needed to reach immortality is firmly established: "300." That, hardly by coincidence, is the title of the highly touted action film delineating the news behind the...
Tags: Dining and Drinking, David Mamet, Gerard Butler, Movies, Death
Metromix"Sin City" creator Frank Miller obviously has a love for unstoppable badasses who soldier on despite multiple gunshot wounds, missing limbs and near beheadings. So it's no surprise that he found his historical mother lode in the legendary tales of ancient...
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Spartan king Leonidas (Gerard Butler) defends the honor of his land and his queen (Lena Headey) from attacks by the Persians. Conveniently enough, they all speak English. Big question: Can co-writer/director Zack Snyder ("Dawn of the Dead") make this...
Tags: Music Industry, Gerard Butler, Death, Fiction, Dominic West
MetromixRemember drooling on your desk in 9th grade world history class as your teacher droned on about how someday you'd care about Sparta, King Leonidas, Xerxes and the Battle of Thermopylae? Well, surprisethat day has actually come. Famed comic book artist...
Zap2It.comWhile the TV world is concentrated in Pasadena for the Television Critics Association Press Tour, the worlds of comics, video games, toys and movies (and just a bit of TV) are mobilizing down in San Diego for the 37th Comic-Con International, running from...
300 (March 9) A visually stunning trailer is generating buzz on this adaptation of Frank Miller's epic graphic novel that tells the story of the battle of Thermopylae in 480 B.C. Zack Snyder ("Dawn of the Dead") directs a cast including Gerard Butler ("...
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