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  • Archangel Michael, about A.D. 1300–1350, Constantinople; tempera and gold on wood.
    At the Getty. 'Heaven and Earth: Art of Byzantium from Greek Collections'
    Byzantium - the very word conjures up images of a culture that was mystical and the mysterious, cultured, sophisticated and intimately doomed. Constantinople, the city located where the East meets the West was founded by Constantine in A.D. 330...
  • DVD review: Byzantium: The anti-Twilight! A must see for all vampire fans!
    DVD review: Byzantium: The anti-Twilight! A must see for all vampire fans!
    As the love affair with vampires rages on, one of the new perspectives on the vampire genre, Byzantium attempts to return the character to its roots and reinvigorate them. It truly captures the true essence of the characters. This film attempts to...
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    DVD Review: Byzantium
    Director Neil (The Crying Game, In Dreams) Jordan once crafted what was (and still remains) quite possibly one of the greatest vampire films of all time. But unfortunately, time has not been fair to Jordan. His newest film and latest attempt at...
  • HORROR MOVIES UNCUT FRIDAY NOVEMBER THE 1ST
    HORROR MOVIES UNCUT FRIDAY NOVEMBER THE 1ST
    -This is a disclaimer acknowledging that every Friday from here on out I will provide to you a weeks worth of Horror movies on the rental and VOD circuit. Some of these movies are so bad they will never see the light of day on the main screen but...
  • Byzantium
    'Byzantium' is gothic gem that sparkles on Blu-Ray
    The vampire film comes in so many different forms that sometimes you have to look a little deeper to get to the heart of it all. "Byzantium" on the surface is just another vampire movie but it actually has quite a bit more to offer...
  • Byzantium
    Their blood lust secret comes back to bite them in Byzantium
    With the vampire genre still in the height of its popularity it is always interesting to see what filmmakers do with the blood suckers. More often than not they go the mainstream feel which sadly loses the horror aspect that was the originality of...
  • Monsters University
    DVD Tuesday: PIxar's 'Monsters University', 'R.I.P.D.'
    This Tuesday’s new DVD and Blu-ray releases include Pixar’s hit sequel “Monsters University”, as well as the Jeff Bridges and Ryan Reynolds vehicle “R.I.P.D.” What will you be checking out? Read about those...
  • Byzantium Poster
    Visually Bound With Beauty, "Byzantium" Battles Borderline Boredom
    Written as a play by Moira Buffini (Jane Eyre), the 2012 vampire centered film, "Byzantium" has yet to be be properly released, nor promoted since it's post production completion.With a June 2013 theatrical release date in the United...
  • HORROR MOVIES UNCUT FRIDAY AUGUST THE 16TH
    HORROR MOVIES UNCUT FRIDAY AUGUST THE 16TH
    -This is a disclaimer acknowledging that every Friday from here on out I will provide to you a weeks worth of Horror movies on the rental and VOD circuit. Some of these movies are so bad they will never see the light of day on the main screen but...
  • Byzantium
    'Byzantium' review: A grisly, provocative, and spellbinding thriller
    Being a fan of "Interview with the Vampire," the main selling point of "Byzantium" was director Neil Jordan's return to the world of vampires. Vampires have transformed drastically since the likes of "Nosferatu"...
  • Byzantium
    Movie review: 'Byzantium' shows the sucky side of being a vampire
    Man does it suck to be a vampire. But give the new film, Byzantium (opening today), some credit: It is a vampire tale with a beating heart. Like most folk who tend to live forever though, it sort of outstays its welcome.Successfully anchored by...
  • Byzantium
    'Byzantium' is a vampire tale that doesn't forget to tell a good story
    It's another week and a fresh slate of films is hitting the theatres for one and all to enjoy as titans of cinema line up to clash head to head against one another. "Byzantium" on the surface is just another vampire movie but it...
  • The Lone Ranger
    Lone Ranger, Superman, vampires, and Quentin Crisp? What to see this weekend
    The Lone Ranger is the latest blockbuster to drop this summer. Starring Johnny Depp as Tonto and Army Hammer as the Masked Man, the Western has never been so robust. Directed by Gore Verbinksi (he made a tiny film called Prates of The Carribean)...
  • Byzantium
    The week ahead: 'Byzantium,' 'Stevie Nicks: In Your Dreams,' 'Drift' and more
    Saoirse Ronan and Gemma Arterton as vampires; a documentary about Steve Nicks; and an Australian surfing drama starring Sam Worthington are among the movies that premiere on demand from July 1 to July 7, 2013. (Check with your cable or satellite...
  • New Movie Releases 06.28.13
    What's Playing? June 28, 2013
    The Heat (R) stars Sandra Bullock (The Proposal), Melissa McCarthy (Bridesmaids) and Marlon Wayans (A Haunted House). Ashburn (Bullock) and Mullins (McCarthy) are two officials of the Law, one FBI the other a Cop, who team up to take down a drug...