Movie Marketing Madness: Money Monster

Want to get Movie Marketing Madness via email? Sign up here. Then connect with MMM on Twitter and Facebook. What do you do when you get angry? Some of us push that rage deep down and let it fester until it comes out as an indiscriminate explosion or where it slowly fades as we calm … Continue reading Movie Marketing Madness: Money Monster

Movie Marketing Madness: Mother’s Day

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Movie Marketing Madness: Secret In Their Eyes

I can’t even imagine the pain and anguish that must happen when a parent loses a child. After I became a dad 14 years ago it became hard for me to even watch movie scenes where a child was put in jeopardy or where the parents had to deal with a child’s death. This is … Continue reading Movie Marketing Madness: Secret In Their Eyes

Closer – Marketing Recap

You can read my full recap of the marketing for Closer at Film Threat. The central theme presented in all the marketing materials for this new Mike Nichols movie is one of love, lust, intimacy and the quest for understanding as well as the consequences that result from each goal.

MOTB – Mona Lisa Smile

There’s no way I wanted to see this. My wife said it was really good, and it does have Kirsten Dunst and Julia Stiles going for it, but all in all I was just not looking forward to it. via MOVIES ON THE BRAIN: “MONA LISA SMILE” – Film Threat