Flick Nation: At the Movies – 3/01/13
Feb28

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 3/01/13

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the Bryan Singer-directed fantasy adventure Jack the Giant Slayer, and the Ed Harris-David Duchovny submarine thriller Phantom. Plus, free passes to an advance screening of the latest Tommy Lee Jones film Emperor. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD...

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Flick Nation Radio, Episode 53: Oscar Serves Humble Pi
Feb27

Flick Nation Radio, Episode 53: Oscar Serves Humble Pi

  CLICK TO LISTEN: Flick Nation presents the ultimate Oscar postmortem, with a full analysis of the surprises of award season, host Seth Macfarlane’s wild misfires, and why Argo was destined to win Best Picture. Plus, free tickets to the San Francisco premiere of Tommy Lee Jones’ Emperor; and an exclusive interview with Best Director winner Ang Lee. Hosted by Dennis Willis, with Steven Kirk and Steve Wagner. CLICK TO...

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FREE SCREENING: EMPEROR – Monday, March 4th
Feb25

FREE SCREENING: EMPEROR – Monday, March 4th

  ROADSIDE ATTRACTIONS and FLICK NATION are proud to present the San Francisco premiere of EMPEROR, a gripping historical thriller starring recent Oscar-nominee TOMMY LEE JONES as the legendary General MacArthur. If you’d like to attend this FREE SCREENING on Monday, March 4th at the Embarcadero Cinemas in San Francisco, you must do the following: 1. DOWNLOAD THE TICKET HERE. Print the ticket and bring it with you. 2. RSVP VIA...

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Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 2/26/13
Feb25

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 2/26/13

CLICK TO LISTEN: This week on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD: Ang Lee’s Oscar-winning 3D fantasy Life of Pi; Paul Thomas Anderson’s critically-acclaimed The Master, with nominees Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams and Phillip Seymour Hoffman; the final Twilight Saga entry, Breaking Dawn Part 2; and the inspirational surfing drama Chasing Mavericks. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD...

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Flick Nation Live – Oscar Edition
Feb22

Flick Nation Live – Oscar Edition

LIVE @ 8:00PM PST … Dennis Willis welcomes a mighty Flick Nation panel that includes hosts Steven Kirk and Steve Wagner, and special guests Tim Sika (Celluloid Dreams, San Francisco Film Critics Circle) and David Mello (Notorious IG, Whedonopolis). Join the conversation!...

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EXCLUSIVE: David Spade to headline ABC’s Bad Management
Feb22

EXCLUSIVE: David Spade to headline ABC’s Bad Management

Flick Nation has learned that comic veteran David Spade will head to ABC next fall to co-star in Bad Management, a single camera comedy meant as a showcase for Irish comedian Sharon Horgan. The official description: Eve (Horgan) finds herself in a quiet war on the floor of Eastmore’s Department Store — and the opposing general is the boss’s son… Spade will play Tobias Eastmore, Jr. The heir apparent at...

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 2/22/13
Feb21

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 2/22/13

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis presents a guide to last-minute Oscarwatching before the big show, what movies and actors are tipped to win, and where to find and watch the big contenders. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD...

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Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 2/19/13
Feb18

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 2/19/13

CLICK TO LISTEN: This week on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD: Ben Affleck’s acclaimed smash Argo, Keira Knightley takes on Anna Karenina, Ethan Hawke’s Sinister horror flick, and the crime thriller Sushi Girl (with Mark Hamill). CLICK TO DOWNLOAD...

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 2/15/13
Feb14

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 2/15/13

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the Bruce Willis action sequel A Good Day to Die Hard, the romantic drama Safe Haven, the franchise starter Beautiful Creatures, and the Roman Coppola-directed indie comedy A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III, with Charlie Sheen. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD...

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Good Day to Die Hard, A (Review)
Feb13

Good Day to Die Hard, A (Review)

A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD (2/14/13; Action) Bruce Willis, Jai Courtney, Sebastian Koch, Yuliya Snigir, Radivoje Bukvic, Cole Hauser SCR: Skip Woods DIR: John Moore MPAA: R For violence and language. 1 hour 37 mins (20th Century Fox) An open letter to the creators of A Good Day To Die Hard. I love your series, I really do. So believe me, this is not an easy letter to write. Not every franchise is durable enough to last 25 years. The ones...

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Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 2/12/13
Feb11

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 2/12/13

CLICK TO LISTEN: This week on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD: Daniel Craig’s Skyfall is the biggest Bond ever, Logan Lerman and Emma Watson discover The Perks of Being a Wallflower, and Best Supporting Actress Oscar nominee Helen Hunt conducts The Sessions. Also, Bully, Silent Hill: Revelation, and The Man with the Iron Fists. Hosted by Dennis Willis. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD...

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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 2/08/13
Feb07

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 2/08/13

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis reviews the Steven Soderbergh thriller Side Effects, with Jude Law, Rooney Mara and Catherine Zeta-Jones, the horror comedy John Dies at the End, the Jason Bateman-Melissa McCarthy comedy Identity Theft and the 3D IMAX re-issue of Top Gun. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD...

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Side Effects (Review)
Feb07

Side Effects (Review)

SIDE EFFECTS (2/08/13; Thriller) Jude Law, Rooney Mara, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Channing Tatum, Vinessa Shaw SCR: Scott Z. Burns DIR: Steven Soderbergh MPAA: R for sexuality, nudity, violence and language. 1 hour 46 mins Open Road Films “Emily and Martin are a successful New York couple whose world unravels when a new drug prescribed by Emily’s psychiatrist – intended to treat anxiety – has unexpected side...

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Flick Nation Radio, Episode 52: Roman’s Empire
Feb06

Flick Nation Radio, Episode 52: Roman’s Empire

  CLICK TO LISTEN: An exclusive chat with Oscar-nominee Roman Coppola about his film A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III, how Netflix is changing the way we watch TV, why the solo careers of the Expendables are proving exactly that, inside the Die Hard promotion machine, and the latest news from the world of Star Wars. Hosted by Dennis Willis, with Steven Kirk and Kevin Tripp. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD...

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Dennis Willis talks Movies and Flick Nation on WGN Radio – 2/05/13
Feb06

Dennis Willis talks Movies and Flick Nation on WGN Radio – 2/05/13

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis guests on Chicago’s WGN Radio with Bill Leff to talk Star Wars, new home media releases and recent Flick Nation guests. CLICK TO...

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Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 2/05/13
Feb04

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 2/05/13

CLICK TO LISTEN: This week on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD: Denzel Washington makes a Flight toward the Oscars, Tyler Perry attempts to channel Morgan Freeman (and fails); and Christopher Walken, Catherine Keener and Phillip Seymour Hoffman make sad music. Hosted by Dennis Willis. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD...

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