Posts Tagged ‘Peter Jackson’

Dion and Brian stand (or at least sit) corrected on the screenwriters of The Big Sleep and the director of Double Indemnity, and proceed to shallowly plumb the depths of the Copenhagen Zoo giraffe-killing controversy and this year’s Winter Olympics. Plus, having just seen the film adaptation of Ender’s Game, Brian’s got a bee in his bonnet […]

Review by Luke Whitmire The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey takes place sixty years before the events of The Lord of the Rings. The Rings trilogy was a dynamic, pulsating fantasy story that roused audiences, and changed the landscape for epic spectacles. A brief history: The Hobbit, or There and Back Again—better known by its abbreviated […]

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Posted: December 15, 2012 by Podwits Administrator in Podcast
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Yes, with visions of Thomas Dolby dancing in their heads, Dion and Brian chew over Alan Alda’s Flame Challenge II, the Asylum’s laughable defense of their Hobbit knockoff, film and TV writers “slumming it” in comic books, and all manners of other whatnot and frippery. The Podwits Podcast: laughing in the face of the Mayan Apoca>BOOM<

This week I finally had the pleasure of watching the screen adaptation of Herge’s The Adventures of Tintin, and I really can’t believe how much I enjoyed it. I’d been waiting for it to be released for over a year-and-a-half, after hearing the exciting news that Steven Spielberg would helm the project, teaming up with […]