Archive for February, 2012

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 2/28/12

Posted by flicknation on February - 27 - 2012

CLICK TO LISTEN: This week on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD: Martin Scorsese’s Oscar-winning fantasy Hugo, Seann William Scott’s VOD premiere Goon, Rowan Atkinson’s spy comedy sequel Johnny English Returns, and the VOD sneak of Angelina Jolie’s directorial debut In the Land of Blood and Honey. Hosted by Dennis Willis. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD AUDIO

Categories: Home Media Guide, KGO, Podcast

Dennis Willis and Steve Wagner talk Oscars on KKSF Radio

Posted by flicknation on February - 24 - 2012

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis and Steve Wagner join Rosie Allen and Ed Baxter on KKSF Newstalk 910 to talk about the Oscars, predict winners and talk about the changes to this year’s show. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: Radio

Dennis Willis talks Oscars on VoR America – 2/24/12

Posted by flicknation on February - 24 - 2012

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis talks Oscars on Voice of Russia America, broadcast on WNSW Radio in New York City, and WZHF in Washington DC. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: Radio

Dennis Willis Movie Reviews – 2/24/12

Posted by flicknation on February - 23 - 2012

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis discusses the Navy SEAL adventure Act of Valor, the Tyler Perry drama Good Deeds, and the racy comedy Wanderlust; also a preview of the 84th annual Academy Awards. Don’t miss it! CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: KGO, Podcast

Flick Nation, Episode 21: WTF, Oscar?

Posted by flicknation on February - 22 - 2012

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis and Steve Wagner deconstruct the major categories and pick the winners for the upcoming Academy Awards. Also, how to fix the Oscars, a breakdown of the complicated Best Picture category, and why are there only two Best Song nominees, anyway? Plus, a report on how Disney dropped the $250 million  [ Read More ]

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 2/21/12

Posted by flicknation on February - 20 - 2012

CLICK TO LISTEN: This week on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD: Ben Stiller and Eddie Murphy star in the ensemble comedy Tower Heist, Antonio Banderas returns as Puss in Boots, Leonardo DiCaprio is J. Edgar in Clint Eastwood’s biopic, Plus London Boulevard and Martha Marcy May Marlene! Hosted by Dennis Willis. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD AUDIO

Categories: Home Media Guide, KGO, Podcast

Dennis Willis Movie Reviews – 2/17/12

Posted by flicknation on February - 17 - 2012

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis discusses the Woody Harrelson police drama Rampart, the Chris Pine-Reese Witherspoon-Tom Hardy comedy This Means War, the Nicolas Cage sequel Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance, and the US release of The Secret World of Arrietty. Don’t miss it! CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: KGO, Podcast

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 2/14/12

Posted by flicknation on February - 13 - 2012

CLICK TO LISTEN: This week on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD: Johnny Depp stars in Hunter S. Thompson’s The Rum Diary, Michael Shannon’s tour-de-force Take Shelter, The Human Centipede 2: Full Sequence, and Beavis and Butt-head, Volume 4. Hosted by Dennis Willis. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: Home Media Guide, KGO, Podcast

Rampart (Review)

Posted by flicknation on February - 10 - 2012

RAMPART (2/10/12; Drama) Woody Harrelson, Ned Beatty, Ben Foster, Anne Heche, Ice Cube, Cynthia Nixon, Sigourney Weaver, Robin Wright, Steve Buscemi, Brie Larson SCR: James Ellroy, Oren Moverman DIR: Oren Moverman 1 hour 48 mins MPAA: R for pervasive language, sexual content and some violence. Every year, there are a handful of great performances that,  [ Read More ]

Categories: Review

Dennis Willis Movie Reviews – 2/10/12

Posted by flicknation on February - 9 - 2012

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis discusses the big-screen return of Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, the 3D fantasy sequel Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, the Denzel Washington-Ryan Reynolds thriller Safe House, the romantic drama The Vow, and the 2011 Academy Award-nominated animated and live action shorts programs. Don’t miss it! CLICK TO  [ Read More ]

Categories: KGO, Podcast

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 2/07/12

Posted by flicknation on February - 7 - 2012

CLICK TO LISTEN: This week on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part One, the 3D stoner sequel A Very Harold and Kumar Christmas, The Sunset Limited with Samuel L. Jackson and Tommy Lee Jones, Ryan Reynolds and Julia Roberts’ long-delayed Fireflies In The Garden and the second season of Downton Abbey.  [ Read More ]

Categories: Home Media Guide, KGO, Podcast

Catching Up with Oscar

Posted by flicknation on February - 3 - 2012

CLICK TO LISTEN: It’s Super Bowl weekend … the perfect time to catch up on Oscar-nominated films! Dennis Willis runs down the list of what’s still playing in theaters, what’s available on home media, and provides a few hints for your Oscar pool! Don’t miss it! CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Categories: KGO, Podcast