Jon Favreau
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//Features

2010 Summer Movie Preview - May
2 May 2010 // 5:00 PM

May blasts the summer season off with two mega-movies, Iron Man 2 and Robin Hood, while offering up yet more Shrek and Sex and the City.

Superheroes Versus Comics
27 Jan 2009 // 2:59 PM

There can be no doubt that the summer of 2008 stands as a high-water mark for superheroes. But in the wake of a superhero renaissance and the growing cultural legitimacy of the genre, the question must be posed: Has the superhero genre evolved beyond the comics medium?

//Reviews

Jon Favreau Returns to Indie Scale in 'Chef'
8 May 2014 // 3:00 AM

Chef comes alive when it resembles a cooking procedural, going through the details of preparing a meal for a food critic or cleaning and re-assembling a taco truck.

'About a Boy' Gives Us Man-Children by the Episode
21 Feb 2014 // 5:00 AM

Will and Marcus “grow up” together in bite-sized portions, learning to put away their respective childish things in the course of each episode. Then they regress.

//Blogs

The All-Sex Hex: Why Olivia Wilde Deserves More Credit
1 Aug 2011 // 2:30 AM

Now that Olivia Wilde has put rumors of a turbulent post-divorce love life to bed by revealing a "no sex hex" on her new home, it's confront the all-sex hex that has plagued valuations of her acting.

Close Encounters of the Worst Kind?: 'Cowboys and Aliens'
29 Jul 2011 // 4:00 AM

The result is a solid disappointment, a movie that's been presold as an epic when it can barely break out of the genres it's junking.

//News

Stan Lee's 'Iron Man' leads way for latest Blu-ray titles
29 Sep 2008 // 11:39 AM

Ten years ago, Stan Lee was frustrated about the inability to get impressive versions of Marvel Comics super heroes to the movie screen. "It seemed

Pop 20: Super hero formula evolving
29 Jul 2008 // 11:43 PM

In only 10 days, the Batman defeated the Joker, delivered a one-two punch to Harvey Dent and amassed more than $300 million at the box office. But

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Country Fried Rock: Drivin' N' Cryin' to Be Inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame

// Sound Affects

""If Drivin' N' Cryin' sounded as good in the '80s as we do now, we could have been as big as Cinderella." -- Kevn Kinney

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