5 Actors I’d Rather See As Dream Than Joseph Gordon-Levitt

1. Tom Hiddleston While the actual Tom Hiddleston is tanned, blonde and somewhat buff, Movie Tom Hiddleston is pale, frail and knows how to wear a black wig. Perfect. 2. Ben Whishaw Very talented, and has played creepy and slightly sociopathic before, in Perfume. Also pale, frail and dark-haired. 3. Sacha Baron Cohen A surprisingly … Continue reading 5 Actors I’d Rather See As Dream Than Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Sandman Fans: Joseph Gordon Levitt Is Probably Your Morpheus

I've been sitting on a Sandman review for a while now, because I'm committed to finishing the series, so I won't bore you with my thoughts on Neil Gaiman's (fucking amazing) comic series. I definitely won't tell you that it's a work of staggering genius on an epic scale. Or that it definitely deserves its … Continue reading Sandman Fans: Joseph Gordon Levitt Is Probably Your Morpheus

Jimmy Kimmel: Women Would Watch Thor if It Was a Romantic Comedy

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YiIIaB6kJI0 Let's forget for a moment that gallons of digital ink were spilled a year and a half ago when bloggers rushed to try to explain why 40% of all audiences going to see The Avengers¬†-- the third highest-grossing film of all time -- was female. Let's also pretend that people didn't try to argue … Continue reading Jimmy Kimmel: Women Would Watch Thor if It Was a Romantic Comedy

Why “Romeo and Juliet for the Twilight Generation” Doesn’t Mean as Much as You Think

Over the weekend, clutchers of pearls everywhere reacted to a sound bite from the publicist of the new Romeo and Juliet movie. Said publicist foretold that the upcoming adaptation would be the first Romeo and Juliet specifically tailored to "the Twilight generation," and -- more appallingly -- that while the dialogue would retain "Shakespeare's flavor," … Continue reading Why “Romeo and Juliet for the Twilight Generation” Doesn’t Mean as Much as You Think