Dark Water – Marketing Recap

This looks like a crappy psuedo-horror flick designed to capitalize on the success of movies like The Ring by putting a young child in danger. Her single mother then has to figure out what the fuck is going on while… oh who cares. The Poster Whatever my feelings are about the movie itself, you’ll never…… Continue reading Dark Water – Marketing Recap

Selling Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

You can read my full recap of the marketing campaign for The Hitchhiker’s Guide to The Galaxy at Film Threat. It’s been a twenty year journey for “The Hitchhiker’s Guide” to get to the big screen. Adams himself says in the introduction to a collection of the first four books that he had been working…… Continue reading Selling Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

Chronicling Hidalgo

WATCHED: 8/5/2004 00:00 – Nice forest. I think I see Richard Dreyfuss and Audrey Hepburn discussing how to get rid of Brad Johnson in the background. 00:01 – C. Thomas Howell! His career really did peak at Soul Man, didn’t it. “Mom! Dad! There’s something I have to tell you… I’m black. ” 00:04 -…… Continue reading Chronicling Hidalgo

Selling The Village

You can read my full recap of the marketing for The Village at FilmThreat. So will the movies of M. Night Shyamalan hold up as well? Will we still be discussing The Sixth Sense twenty years from now? That may depend on two things: 1) How well this film does financially and 2) How well this film…… Continue reading Selling The Village