Archive for December, 2011

Flick Nation, Episode 19: Happy New Year!

Posted by flicknation on December - 30 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis wraps up the year and previews the exciting changes in store for 2012. From the return of the Home Media Guide radio segment to a new season of Flick Nation shows that begins on January 3rd, the new year is all about Flick Nation domination! Take a listen to this  [ Read More ]

Dennis Willis Movie Reviews – 2011 in Review

Posted by flicknation on December - 29 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis eschews a “best of” list to focus on the movies that surprised him the most in 2011: On the list, Drive, the Ides of March, Melancholia, The Muppets, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Bridesmaids and many more! He also covers the worst films of the year, a dignified list  [ Read More ]

Categories: KGO, Podcast

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 12/27/11

Posted by flicknation on December - 26 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: This week on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD: the clever French thriller Love Crime, horror sequel Final Destination 5, “found footage” Sci-Fi thriller Apollo 18, the direct-to-video horror sequel Hostel, Part III, and the movie Ving Rhames would likely prefer you don’t know he’s in. Hosted by Dennis Willis. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: Home Media Guide, KGO, Podcast

Dennis Willis on Chicago’s WGN Radio – 12/23/11

Posted by flicknation on December - 23 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis guests on Chicago’s WGN Radio with Bill Leff to discuss the latest big holiday films, the differences between the American and Swedish versions of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Oscar-bait flicks, 3D movies, motion capture technology (and why it should be considered real acting) and 2011′s best and worst  [ Read More ]

Categories: Press, WGN

Dennis Willis Movie Reviews – 12/22/11

Posted by flicknation on December - 22 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the long-awaited English-language remake of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, starring Daniel Craig and Rooney Mara, two Steven Spielberg releases: the 3D motion capture epic The Adventures of Tintin, and the old-fashioned Oscar-friendly War Horse; Plus previews of Matt Damon in We Bought a Zoo, Gary Oldman in  [ Read More ]

Categories: KGO, Podcast

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 12/20/11

Posted by flicknation on December - 19 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: This week on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD: the well-reviewed sports drama Warrior, the Woody Allen-directed fantasy Midnight in Paris, the western drama Blackthorn, the remake Straw Dogs, the revenge thriller Colombiana with Zoe Saldana, and Glee: The Concert Movie. Hosted by Dennis Willis.. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: Home Media Guide, KGO, Podcast

Dennis Willis Movie Reviews – 12/16/11

Posted by flicknation on December - 16 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the Tom Cruise sequel Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol, the Robert Downey Jr. sequel Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, the David Cronenberg-Viggo Mortensen-Michael Fassbender thriller A Dangerous Method, and the documentary Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: KGO, Podcast

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 12/13/11

Posted by flicknation on December - 13 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: This week on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD: the well-reviewed prequel Rise of the Planet of the Apes, the 3d sequel Kung Fu Panda 2, the gritty drama Angel’s Crest, with Jeremy Piven and Mira Sorvino, the comic documentary Worst in Show, and the reboot Fright Night. Hosted by Dennis Willis.. CLICK TO  [ Read More ]

Categories: Home Media Guide, KGO, Podcast

Dennis Willis Movie Reviews – 12/09/11

Posted by flicknation on December - 9 - 2011

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the Charlize Theron comedy-drama Young Adult, the Jonah Hill comedy The Sitter, and the all-star romantic comedy New Year’s Eve. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: KGO, Podcast