Tag - Roland Emmerich

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Stuff: So We Have The Sequel Pitch Already...

Each week, a lot goes on in the world of pop culture. Most of it you don’t care about, but most websites want to tell you about it anyway. Not us. Here, in just over a thousand words, is really the stuff you absolutely need to know...

2012 Film Actually a Remake

Our amigo Kebe pointed this out: Roland Emmerich is apparently not the first person to try and beat Irwin Allen at his own game. Long ago, there was a disaster movie classic that Emmerich appears to be trying to remake. Seriously, it’s...

Irwin Allen Wept

As I’ve stated before, the reason Independence Day worked so completely for me is that I recognized it for what it was instantly: Irwin Allen’s V. But now Roland Emmerich has taken pretty much disaster movie cliche and packed it...

Stuff You Need to Know: Iambic Pentameter of...

Amazon‘s deal today is for the complete series of The Sopranos…for 63% off the normal price, putting it at $149.99 instead of $399.98. Not too shabby. That of course is for today only and/or until they run out. You can buy yours...

The Patriot (2000) – Movie Review

Directed by Roland Emmerich Written by Robert Rodat Starring Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger, Jason Isaacs, Joely Richardson, Chris Cooper My Advice: Don’t Miss It. Benjamin Martin (Gibson) is a man with a past, and it’s one he does not...

Godzilla (1998) – Movie Review

Written by: Dean Devlin & Roland Emmerich, based on the character owned by the Toho Company Directed by: Dean DevlinStarring: Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno, Maria Pitillo, Hank Azaria, Harry Shearer My Advice: Wait for MST3K It seemed...