Todd Gilchrist

Todd Gilchrist

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'Hanna' Star Saoirse Ronan on Fairy-Tale Acting and Killer Training

In the movies at least, it seems as if violent killers are getting younger every day. Following in... Read more

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'Hanna' Director Joe Wright on First-Time Action and the Genius of the Chemical Brothers

Before 'Hanna,' Joe Wright was probably best known for his period dramas, and could easily have carved... Read more

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Exclusive: Danny McBride on Playing a Stoner Prince in 'Your Highness'

If you judged Danny McBride only by the characters he plays, you might think the comedian is a bully... Read more

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Shelf Life: 'A.I. Artificial Intelligence'

Stanley Kubrick is my all-time favorite filmmaker. Discovering his films while I was in college,... Read more

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Shelf Life: Kill Bill Vols. 1 & 2

I've been waiting for 'Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair' to come out on DVD, Blu-ray -- hell, even... Read more

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Top Film Events of the Week: 'Breakfast at Tiffany's,' 'Pee-wee's Big Adventure' & 'The Umbrellas of Cherbourg'

Sunday, March 27, marked the stateside premiere of Quentin Tarantino's 'Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody... Read more

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'Sucker Punch' Review: Zack Snyder's First Misfire

Zack Snyder's 'Sucker Punch' is the cinematic equivalent of Max Fischer, the main character of Wes... Read more

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Top Film Events of the Week: Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair, (The Original) 'Inglorious Bastards,'

Sunday, March 20 marked the last day of the South by Southwest Film Festival, and you can look to... Read more

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'Paul' Director Greg Mottola on Making the Geekiest Alien Movie Ever

Throughout almost all of his career as a filmmaker, Greg Mottola has told stories that celebrate... Read more

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'Paul' SXSW Review: Funny and Sweet Fan Boy Pandering

It goes without question that Hollywood should cater to the appetites of their audiences, but the... Read more

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Military Experts Weigh in on 'Battle: Los Angeles'

Over the past 100-plus years of Hollywood moviemaking, audiences have seen countless depictions of... Read more

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Exclusive: Jonathan Liebesman On 'Battle: Los Angeles'

Jonathan Liebesman has been working in Hollywood for several years, albeit on films like 'The Texas... Read more

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'Jane Eyre' Review: Much More Than Bodices and Betrothals

It's not merely because much of the new version of 'Jane Eyre' is shrouded in shadows, but it seems... Read more

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Which 'Star Wars' Film Will Work Best in 3D?

Last week, Lucasfilm finally announced an official date for the release of 'Star Wars Episode I:... Read more

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Shelf Life: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

On Friday, March 11, Disney is releasing 'Mars Needs Moms,' a film which, while perhaps unfortunately... Read more

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Top Film Events of the Week: 'Maltese Falcon,' 'BMX Bandits' and More

On Friday, March 11, the South By Southwest film festival begins in Austin, sending yours truly and... Read more

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'Beastly' Review: Dramatically Inert and Technically Incompetent

There's a moment in the new movie 'Beastly' when Lindy, a manic pixie dream girl played by Vanessa... Read more

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'Sucker Punch': A Film That Lives Up to Its Title

For more than a year, Zack Snyder has been talking, hinting, intimating, suggesting and previewing... Read more

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Shelf Life: Out of Sight

For critics, favorite movies always present a sort of quandary: more often than not, they are dependent... Read more

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Top Film Events of the Week: Quentin Tarantino, 'The Professional' & 'TMNT'

On Sunday, Hollywood held a little celebration in honor of itself, which a lot of people around the... Read more