Archive for February, 2013

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 3/01/13

Posted by flicknation on February - 28 - 2013

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 AUDIO

Categories: At the Movies, KGO, Podcast

Flick Nation Radio, Episode 53: Oscar Serves Humble Pi

Posted by flicknation on February - 27 - 2013

  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  [ Read More ]

FREE SCREENING: EMPEROR – Monday, March 4th

Posted by flicknation on February - 25 - 2013

  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:  [ Read More ]

Categories: Event, Exclusive, KGO, Podcast

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

Posted by flicknation on February - 25 - 2013

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 AUDIO

Categories: Home Media Guide

Flick Nation Live – Oscar Edition

Posted by flicknation on February - 22 - 2013

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! ChatBox

Categories: Podcast

EXCLUSIVE: David Spade to headline ABC’s Bad Management

Posted by flicknation on February - 22 - 2013

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  [ Read More ]

Categories: Exclusive

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 2/22/13

Posted by flicknation on February - 21 - 2013

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 AUDIO

Categories: At the Movies, KGO, Podcast

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

Posted by flicknation on February - 18 - 2013

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 AUDIO

Categories: Home Media Guide, KGO, Podcast

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 2/15/13

Posted by flicknation on February - 14 - 2013

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 AUDIO

Categories: At the Movies, KGO, Podcast

Good Day to Die Hard, A (Review)

Posted by flicknation on February - 13 - 2013

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  [ Read More ]

Categories: Review, REVIEW-G