Elijah Wood

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2014

    The Fly and Four More Horror Film Remakes That Don't Suck

    Remakes are always dicey business, and horror remakes seem to be especially awful, despite -- or perhaps because of -- their ubiquity. Still, not every horror film remake is a total shit show. Every once in a while, one manages not to embarrass itself -- or even the film being remade. And once in a ... More >>

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    March 5, 2014

    Podcast: Wes Anderson's Grand Budapest Hotel is surprisingly great

    On this week's Voice Film Club podcast, L.A. Weekly film critic Amy Nicholson admits her surprise at actually enjoying Wes Anderson's latest movie, The Grand Budapest Hotel, and discusses her recent longform piece on the death of the romantic comedy.

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    July 29, 2013

    3 things to do for free in Denver this week, July 29-August 1

    Get out of your house this week and step into a completely different world -- without having to pay for plane tickets. Whether you travel to Paris through a series of short films inspired by the City of Love, visit the dystopian future of V for Vendetta, or simply park in the park for an outdoor roc ... More >>

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    May 4, 2012

    Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys has died

    Adam Yauch (aka MCA of the Beastie Boys) has died. He was 47. Forming the Beastie Boys as a teenager in Brooklyn in the late '70s, Yauch was part of a pivotal assembly of artists that defined rap music for the radio. Early incarnations of the group shifted genres and changed members, but Michael "Mi ... More >>

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    April 8, 2011

    The Beastie Boys's "Fight For Your Right - Revisited" trailer is awesome

    The Beastie Boys.​The Beastie Boys have been men for quite some time now, but they've clearly never lost their sense of playfulness. The group's long-anticipated upcoming album, Hot Sauce Committee Part 2 (no, you didn't miss part one), is shaping up to be quite an event, judging by the just-r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2010

    Catching The Heart is a Drum Machine on the second rotation

    The first time The Heart is a Drum Machine caught my eye was sometime in March when it popped up on my Netflix Instant queue. It looked interesting -- but I quickly moved on to something else -- probably something with explosions or monsters or some obscure foreign film that put me to sleep. Eithe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2009

    Deuce's Kellie MacMullan has a brain -- some-where?

    Kellie MacMullan, at a bowling event wih the Flobots, proves she's got balls.​Ever since News on the Deuce debuted in late March, local viewers have known they're likely to see something unintentionally funny (or at least uncomfortably lame) within seconds of tuning in. But few moments have be ... More >>

  • Film

    December 4, 2008

    Punisher: War Zone

    Punisher: War Zone kicks ass. And then it kicks some more ass.

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    August 26, 2008
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    December 26, 2007
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    November 26, 2007
  • Music

    December 14, 2006


    Music biopics Hollywood won't make.

  • Film

    November 23, 2006


    In this star-studded piece of hero porn, Emilio Estevez blames the ills of the world on RFK’s murder. But what about the man?

  • Film

    November 16, 2006

    Happy Feet

    That whole talking-animal genre? Let's be done with it.

  • Film

    October 20, 2005

    Swift Kick

    Elijah Wood as a soccer thug in Britain? Not bloody likely.

  • Film

    October 6, 2005

    Something Missing

    Liev Schreiber adapts a best-selling novel, without the best results.

  • Film

    September 22, 2005

    Something Is Missing

    Liev Schreiber adapts a best-selling novel, without the best results.

  • Film

    March 31, 2005

    Color Bind

    What's black and white and red all over? Sin City, pal.

  • Film

    March 18, 2004

    Forget Me Not

    Inside the Spotless Mind is a big and beating heart.

  • Film

    December 18, 2003

    Upper Middle Earth

    The Return of the King marks a zenith in cinematic potential.

  • Film

    July 24, 2003

    Virtual Family

    It's the Spy Kids in 3-D, but where are Mom and Dad?

  • Film

    December 19, 2002

    Orc Chops

    The action's much meatier in the second Rings film.

  • Film

    December 20, 2001

    Force of Hobbit

    Frodo lives, amid outlandish spectacle, in The Lord of the Rings.

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    May 14, 1998
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    October 30, 1997
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    November 2, 1994