Monthly Archives: February 2007

New Die Hard 4 Poster Doesn’t Suck!

Well, this is MUCH better! Can we please get a petition going to save the “Die Hard 4.0″ title? Die Hard is one of my top five favorite action franchises, and I won’t allow so great a series to be … Continue reading

Posted in Bruce Willis, Movie Posters | 5 Comments

Things Overheard on the Razzies Red Carpet…

As a fun little endcap to all the pro-Oscars, pro-creativity, yay! Hollywood nonsense, here’s a little look at the flipside of awards season. It’s the Golden Raspberry Awards; the only award that no one in Hollywood ever wants, but so … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrity, Hilary Duff, Lindsay Lohan, Nicolas Cage, Oscars, Sylvester Stallone | 3 Comments

Things Overheard on the Oscars Red Carpet, 2007

I really need to be hired as an official Oscar prognosticator by some reputable news source. I went eight for eight in the big races, and also nailed Best Documentary, Editing, Animated Feature, Cinematography, and Makeup. I’m especially proud of … Continue reading

Posted in 2007 Academy Awards, Ben Affleck, Eddie Murphy, Oscars, Rachel McAdams, Reese Witherspoon, Samuel L. Jackson, Steven Spielberg, Tom Cruise | 2 Comments

The Jay’s Official Oscar Predictions, 2007

Best Picture – BABEL – THE DEPARTED – LETTERS FROM IWO JIMA – LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE – THE QUEEN Will Win: The Departed – It’s the only film everyone can agree on. Well, at the very least, it’s the only … Continue reading

Posted in 2007 Academy Awards, Oscars | 7 Comments

Requiem For A Teen Soap Opera: Liveblogging the Series Finale of The O.C.

Tonight marks the end of a show I was once lived and died for. The OC was a series that helped shape my vocabulary (“Ginormous!”), my Wednesday nights (and now Thursdays), my hatred for Mischa Barton, my drink of choice … Continue reading

Posted in Television, The O.C., Zach Braff | 3 Comments

The Six Ways To Oscar Gold, 2007 Edition

(NOTE: This is an updated version of a column I ran last year before the Oscars. CLICK HERE to read that piece.) As the saying goes, there are two things you never want to see get made, laws and sausages. … Continue reading

Posted in 2007 Academy Awards, Oscars | 2 Comments

23 Reasons Not To See The Number 23

Jim Carrey’s new thriller The Number 23 looks about as appealing as your average Joel Schumacher-directed film. This is to say, it looks mediocre. As a public service, I have compiled a coincidentally numbered list of reasons why you should … Continue reading

Posted in Film, Jim Carrey | 5 Comments