Archive for September, 2011

Dennis Willis Movie Reviews on KGO Radio – 9/30/11

Posted by flicknation on September - 30 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the Joseph Gordon-Levitt-Seth Rogen cancer comedy 50/50, the indie drama The Road to Freedom, John Turturro’s musical documentary Passione, and explains why he’s not reviewing the Daniel Craig haunted house flick Dream House. Hosted by Chris Brecher. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: KGO, Podcast

Flick Nation, Episode 18: The Road to Freedom

Posted by flicknation on September - 29 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: An extensive look at the making and unique marketing of Brendan Moriarty’s independent drama The Road to Freedom. The film examines the final days of photojournalists Sean Flynn (Errol’s son) and Dana Stone, who famously disappeared in Cambodia in 1970. Actors Joshua Fredric Smith and Scott Maguire discuss the pleasures and perils  [ Read More ]

Dennis Willis Movie Reviews on KGO Radio – 9/23/11

Posted by flicknation on September - 23 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the Brad Pitt sports drama Moneyball, the Bruce Willis-Ryan Phillippe-50 Cent action thriller Set Up and the feel-good 3D family flick Dolphin Tale. he also explains why he’s not reviewing the Taylor Lautner action flick Abduction. Hosted by Bret Burkhart. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

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Flick Nation, Episode 17: Johhny, Legend of Noir

Posted by flicknation on September - 21 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis welcomes film and music icon Johnny Legend to discuss his upcoming 7-night TV NOIR (aka FISTFUL OF NOIR) program at San Francisco’s Roxie Theater. The conversation becomes a dense and layered journey into the depths of “Lost Hollywood,” and a snapshot of a forgotten TV genre: the weekly dramatic anthology.  [ Read More ]

Five-Star Flick Nation Review from Amazon’s Grady Harp!

Posted by flicknation on September - 17 - 2011

Grady Harp is #3 on Amazon.com’s list of Top 10 Book Reviewers. He also gave the Flick Nation: 2011 Movie Guide five stars! Thanks, Grady! Dennis Willis knows cinema, understands critiquing, has extraordinary insight , and is wonderfully opinionated! This book, FLICK NATION 2011 MOVIE GUIDE, is a must for all those who wish to  [ Read More ]

Categories: Flick Nation Books, Press

Dennis Willis Movie Reviews on KGO Radio – 9/16/11

Posted by flicknation on September - 16 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the Ryan Gosling-Albert Brooks action thriller Drive, the Josh Hartnett-Demi Moore action fantasy Bunraku, the 3D re-release of The Lion Ling and the Star Wars Blu-ray collection. Hosted by Bret Burkhart. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: KGO, Podcast

Drive (Review)

Posted by flicknation on September - 13 - 2011

DRIVE (9/13/11; Thriller) Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Christina Hendricks, Ron Perlman, Oscar Isaac, Albert Brooks SCR: Hossein Amini; based on the book by James Sallis DIR: Nicholas Winding Refn MPAA: Rated R for strong brutal bloody violence, language and some nudity. 1 hour 40 mins (FilmDistrict) Gosling is a Hollywood stunt driver by  [ Read More ]

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Dennis Willis Movie Reviews on KGO Radio – 9/09/11

Posted by flicknation on September - 9 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the Tom Hardy-Joel Edgerton-Nick Nolte mixed martial arts drama Warrior, the all-star Steven Soderbergh virus thriller Contagion and the VOD western Blackthorn, with Sam Shepard as Butch Cassidy. Hosted by Bret Burkhart and Chris Brecher. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

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Steven Kirk on KGO Radio’s John Rothmann Show – 9/03/11

Posted by flicknation on September - 3 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Steven Kirk is the guest on KGO Radio’s John Rothmann Show and talks all things Superman: the new movie, the new comics, the classic TV series and the Superman Celebration in Metropolis Illinois…just for starters. Fly on over and check it out! DOWNLOAD

Categories: Podcast, Rothmann

Dennis Willis on John Rothmann’s show – 9/02/11

Posted by flicknation on September - 3 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis is the guest on KGO Radio’s John Rothmann show. The subject: Labor Day – and all the ways “work” has been used as a cinematic device for everything from pathos and inspiring drama to outrageous comedy. Check it out! DOWNLOAD

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Dennis Willis Movie Reviews on KGO Radio – 9/02/11

Posted by flicknation on September - 2 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the Kevin Smith-directed independent horror-thriller Red State, the classy Helen Mirren-Jessica Chastain spy thriller The Debt and the French-language mystery Love Crime, with Kristin Scott-Thomas and Ludivine Sangier. Hosted by Bret Burkhart and Chris Brecher. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: KGO, Podcast