Browsing all posts from October, 2011.

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The Ides of March

The Ides of March
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George Clooney’s latest effort behind the camera sees Ryan Gosling’s idealistic campaign consultant discover the dark side of politics in The Ides of March.  Engaged in a fictional presidential campaign, Clooney (pulling triple duty) co-stars as governor Mike Morris alongside the excellent Gosling and brings Philip [...]

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Tintin

Tintin
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The eagerly anticipated silver screen adaptation of Hergé’s The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn finally lands in cinemas Friday after much hype.  Director Steven Spielberg’s first animated feature is packed with action and is startlingly beautiful, and while it may not be a classic, [...]

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Maks’ Alternative Posters!

Maks’ Alternative Posters!

Every week Polish poster designer Maks Bereski will be gracing The Clapper Bored with his beautiful, minimalist takes on new and upcoming releases. Say hello to Maks’ interpretation of Rodrigo Cortes’ Buried. This poster focuses on the dwindling battery in Ryan Reynolds’ phone (symbolic?) and [...]

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Poster Comparison

Poster Comparison

Similar posters but are there one or two thematic differences? You decide.    

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The Help

The Help
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This isn’t a ‘serious’ film; let’s get that straight. Yes, Viola Davis is going to get an Oscar nomination and that will skew people’s perception of the movie but this is, in fact, popcorn drama of the highest order. Based on a novel that book [...]

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We Need To Talk About Kevin

We Need To Talk About Kevin
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Movies about kids who randomly murder scores of their classmates are like buses. You wait forever and then two come along at once. In this case it’s Beautiful Boy, aka the school shooter film that nobody saw, and We Need To Talk About Kevin, the [...]