On This Day…

In 2007, the James Mangold directed 3:10 to Yuma was released, a critically acclaimed remake of the 1957, American Western classic originally starring Glenn Ford and Van Heflin. Based on the Elmore Leonard short story, as was its’ predecessor, the most recent version starred Oscar-winner Russell Crowe as outlaw Ben Wade and Christian Bale (The Dark Read More …

Over a Month Late, But What The Heck!

When it’s early May and you’re remembering the wonders of Gladiator and in anticipation of the coming of yet another The Mummy, it was easy to forget that on May 7th of 1999, there was yet another mummy movie from Universal Studios. However, unlike its’ 2017 successor, it was not considered some ‘tent pole’ for a Dark Read More …

The Mummy Is Finally Here!

At least in the United States, it’s released today. So will YOU be going opening weekend? Your Keeper has been seeing a somewhat new commercial, new only in that we hear Russell Crowe’s voice right at the beginning of it. It’ll be interesting to see if the movie can hold its’ own against the juggernaut Read More …

The Mummy Speaks. No, Really!

The Mummy Speaks Russell is seen in close-ups for this promo. We also get an extended TV promo. Running approximately one minute, the Oscar winner has a lot of dialogue compared to the first release trailer, and the Mummy speaks in this one too.

What Might Have Been: Crowe and Hopkins and…Zack Snyder?

This is one I intended to post a few days ago, but after my “blegh” week, I had it put aside for another time. Seeing that this is the 25th anniversary (Wait! Twenty-fifth? WOW!)…Where was I? Oh yeah, seeing this is the 25th anniversary for the Australian release of Spotswood aka The Efficiency Expert, this might actually be a good Read More …

The Mummy (2017): First Images

Hard to believe it’s nearly 2017 and this movie is in post-production. Release Date: June 6th, 2017 There is alleged blowback to the trailer (which I posted earlier) which (as of this past Sunday) had 7000 down votes, because fans of the 1999 movie remake are asking “Where’s Brendan Fraser?” Remember, the Fraser version, at Read More …