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Archive for October 2009

The A-Team…B movie? Discuss.

October 29, 2009

If you had a problem, if no one else could help, and if you could find them, would YOU hire… This A-Team? We got Bradley Cooper as “Face”, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson as “B.A.”, District 9’s Sharlto Copely as “Murdock”, and Liam Neeson as “Hannibal.”  I dunno.  Seems okay, I guess.  I would’ve enjoyed a bit more […]

The Riches of “Eastwick” (see what I did there?)

October 29, 2009

ABC’s Eastwick: more than a guilty pleasure? The new fall tv season is in full swing and I thought that Eastwick was going to be one of those “take one for the team” shows. You know, one that the wife picks out in exchange for True Blood. Turns out I think I like it more […]


October 29, 2009

SVU, the most popular of the Law and Order franchise, has admittedly been a little sluggish lately, but this season is starting to remind us Moguls why we transferred to “sex Crimes” in the first place…

Movie in Trouble.

October 29, 2009

You thought judging a movie by its TRAILER was premature?  Tell you what, let’s take it to the next level.  Let’s rip on a poster for a while, whaddayasay? Here’s hoping this film is at least as inspired as its title.  WOMEN IN TROUBLE???  REALLY???  I haven’t seen such an on-the-nose title since Hotel For Dogs.  […]