TED 2

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Seth MacFarlane Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Seth MacFarlane, Amanda Seyfried, Jessica Barth, Morgan Freeman, Giovanni Ribisi, John Carroll Lynch, Sam J Jones, Patrick Warburton, Michael Dorn, Bill Smitrovich, John Slattery, Ron Canada, Liam Neeson, Cocoa Brown, Dennis Haysbert, Patrick Stewart, Sebastian Arcelus, Tom Brady, Jay Leno. Created by Seth MacFarlane in the 2012, Ted was an offbeat take on the usual buddy formula. Ted told the story of a teddy bear, given to a lonely young boy named John Bennett for a Christmas present, which Continue reading

ZERO MOTIVATION

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Talya Lavie Stars: Dana Ivgy, Nelly Tagar, Shani Klein, Tamara Klingon. M*A*S*H meets The Office? Israeli cinema is producing some exciting films at the moment. The multi-award winning comedy Zero Motivation, which has been a huge box office success in its native country, screened at the Jewish International Film Festival in 2014, and is now gaining a limited cinema release. This deadpan black comedy is the debut feature film from Israeli director Talya Lavie, and it stamps her as an exciting new voice and a talent to watch. Many Continue reading

THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #135

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Dave, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘Far From A Madding Crowd,’ ‘Zero Motivation’ ‘Minions,’ ‘Love & Mercy,’ ‘Eden,’ and ‘Ted 2′ . This episode also contains interviews with Carey Mulligan, Sandra Bullock, Seth MacFarlane, Laurence R. Harvey (The Human Centipede III), Suumer Harris (Rites Of Passage) and Daniel De Fillippo (Rites Of Passage). Plus we launch a great new competition this week. Thanks to eOne Entertainment we have some limited edition posters from Dolph Lundgren’s new film Skin Continue reading

EDEN

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Mia Hansen-Love Stars: Felix de Givry, Roman Kolin ka, Hugo Conzelman, Arsinee Khanjian, Greta Gerwig, Paul Spera, Laurent Cazanave, Vincent Macaigne, Pauline Etienne, Vincent Lacoste, Arnaud Azoulay. The latest film from Mia Hansen-Love (the semi-autobiographical Goodbye, First Love, etc) is a character study that looks at the early development of garage and house dance music in Paris in the 90s, and will probably appeal more to people who love that kind of thing. I found it something of a bore. Paul (played by Felix de Givry) is a Continue reading

WOMEN HE’S UNDRESSED – interview with Gillian Armstrong

by GREG KING Women He's Undressed is a fascinating new documentary about Orry-Kelly, the Australian born costume designer who worked in Hollywood during its Golden Years. He worked on over 300 films, including such classics as Casablanca, Some Like It Hot, and won three Oscars. But he is not that well known, even here in Australia. Greg spoke to director Gillian Armstrong to find out more about this revealing documentary and the man himself. http://www.mediafire.com/lis…/tdu6ccdicj8miy1/200609_001.MP3   Continue reading