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Movie Marketing Madness: Captain Fantastic

Want to get Movie Marketing Madness via email? Sign up here. Then connect with MMM on Twitter and Facebook. (Ed. Note: I know Captain Fantastic came out, at least in limited release, last week and that I usually publish these before their release dates. But as I said, I was taking last week off for … Continue reading

Movie Marketing Madness: Our Kind of Traitor

Want to get Movie Marketing Madness via email? Sign up here. Then connect with MMM on Twitter and Facebook. Spy thrillers have a history of putting the wrong person in a situation he or she can’t get out of. That’s the entire premise of many stories and movies, as someone gets caught up in a … Continue reading

Movie Marketing Madness: The Legend of Tarzan

Want to get Movie Marketing Madness via email? Sign up here. Then connect with MMM on Twitter and Facebook. I wish the Johnny Weissmueller Tarzan movies had been my first introduction to the cinematic versions of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ classic character. While I certainly saw at least most of them later on (I don’t think … Continue reading

Movie Marketing Madness: The BFG

Want to get Movie Marketing Madness via email? Sign up here. Then connect with MMM on Twitter and Facebook. If you were to pick out the definitive fiction version of where dreams come from, what would it be? The list would have to include Neil Gaiman’s landmark Sandman series, where the author takes us into … Continue reading

Movie Marketing Madness: Free State of Jones

Want to get Movie Marketing Madness via email? Sign up here. Then connect with MMM on Twitter and Facebook. I’m not exactly what you’d call a history buff or nut, but I do love reading books or watching documentaries on the subject. It’s amazing how no matter how many stories are told, no matter how … Continue reading

Movie Marketing Madness: The Neon Demon

Want to get Movie Marketing Madness via email? Sign up here. Then connect with MMM on Twitter and Facebook. There’s always something sinister lurking under the surface. That’s made abundantly true over and over again throughout life in experience after experience. Yes, some people are absolutely noble and genuinely want to help, but many others … Continue reading

Movie Marketing Madness: Independence Day: Resurgence

Want to get Movie Marketing Madness via email? Sign up here. Then connect with MMM on Twitter and Facebook. Lots of people like to pin the birth of the blockbuster on either 1975’s Jaws or 1977’s Star Wars. The former is laughable – Jaws is very much of its time and basically plays like The … Continue reading

Movie Marketing Madness: The Shallows

Want to get Movie Marketing Madness via email? Sign up here. Then connect with MMM on Twitter and Facebook. Safety and security are often illusory things. We can feel safe in our homes or in our cars, but any number of outside forces can act upon them at a moment’s notice, giving us little to … Continue reading

Movie Marketing Madness: Finding Dory

Want to get Movie Marketing Madness via email? Sign up here. Then connect with MMM on Twitter and Facebook. Sometimes the best way to extend a story or, to use the modern parlance, expand a universe is to take the focus off the main characters from the first entry and retrain it on a side … Continue reading

Movie Marketing Madness: Warcraft

Want to get Movie Marketing Madness via email? Sign up here. Then connect with MMM on Twitter and Facebook. It’s hard to make the case the a movie based on a video game is going to be very good. While some are certainly better than others – a couple of the Resident Evil movies aren’t … Continue reading

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