Archive for November, 2011

Dennis Willis Movie Reviews on KGO Radio – 11/25/11

Posted by flicknation on November - 25 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews The Muppets (with a little help from his 5-year-old son Daniel), Martin Scorsese’s 3D family film Hugo, Arthur Christmas, and the Michelle Williams romantic drama My Week with Marilyn. Hosted by Chris Brecher. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: KGO, Podcast

Holiday Movies and Gadgets on KGO Radio – 11/24/11

Posted by flicknation on November - 24 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis previews the holiday home media season, compares the Kindle Fire to the Nook Tablet, and explains what the Ultraviolet format really is. Hosted by Chris Brecher. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: KGO, Podcast

Turkeys for Thanksgiving: The Worst Movies Ever Made!

Posted by flicknation on November - 24 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis joins KGO Radio’s John Rothmann to talk turkey…literally! In honor of Thanksgiving, the subject is the worst movies ever made. John and Dennis (with help from spirited callers) discuss such legendary stinkers as Battlefield Earth, Gigli, Plan 9 from Outer Space, Howard the Duck, Troll 2 and Catwoman, complete with  [ Read More ]

Categories: KGO, Podcast

Artist, The (Review)

Posted by flicknation on November - 23 - 2011

ARTIST, THE (11/23/11; Silent, B&W, Drama) Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo, John Goodman, James Cromwell, Missi Pyle, Penelope Ann Miller, Malcolm McDowell, Uggie SCR/DIR: Michel Hazanavicius 1 hour 40 mins In 1927, George Valentin (Dujardin) is on top of the world: he’s a beloved icon and a major silent movie star attending the premiere of his  [ Read More ]

Categories: Review, REVIEW-A

Thanksgiving Movie Preview – 11/22/11

Posted by flicknation on November - 22 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis joins Voice of Russia’s Kevin Tripp to preview the major films being released over the long Thanksgiving holiday, from Oscar potentials The Descendants, The Artist and My Week with Marilyn to family fare such as The Muppets, Arthur Christmas and Hugo. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: Podcast

Descendants, The (Review)

Posted by flicknation on November - 18 - 2011

DESCENDANTS, THE (11/18/11; Drama) George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Judy Greer, Beau Bridges, Nick Krause, Amara Miller, Matthew Lillard, Robert Forster, Patricia Hastie SCR: Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon, Jim Rash; based on The Descendants by Kaui Hart Hemmings DIR: Alexander Payne MPAA: R for language including some sexual references. 1 hour 55 mins BOX: Matt King  [ Read More ]

Categories: Review

Dennis Willis Movie Review on KGO Radio – 11/18/11

Posted by flicknation on November - 18 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the George Clooney drama The Descendants, the horror-romance sequel The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part I, and the CGI-animated penguin sequel Happy Feet Two. Hosted by Chris Brecher. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: KGO, Podcast

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

Posted by flicknation on November - 10 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the Clint Eastwood-directed Leonardo DiCaprio biopic J. Edgar, the Lars von Trier Sci-Fi melodrama Melancholia, with Kirsten Dunst; and the Adam Sandler comedy Jack and Jill. Hosted by Chris Brecher. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: KGO, Podcast

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis joins The Voice of Russia’s Kevin Tripp to discuss the controversy surrounding Oscar producer Brett Ratner’s gay slurs that led to his resignation from the show, and host Eddie Murphy’s surprise exit. Can the Oscarcast pull it together with just three months to go? Not surprisingly, Dennis has some opinions.  [ Read More ]

Categories: Podcast

London Boulevard (Review + Free Movie)

Posted by flicknation on November - 8 - 2011

LONDON BOULEVARD (10/21/11 (VOD); 11/11/11; Crime Drama) Colin Farrell, Keira Knightley, Ray Winstone, David Thewlis, Anna Friel, Stephen Graham, Ben Chaplin SCR: William Monahan, Based on the novel by Ken Bruen DIR: William Monahan MPAA: R for strong violence, pervasive language, some nudity and drug use. 1 hour 38 mins British crime drama about a  [ Read More ]

Categories: Free Movie, Review