THAT MOVIE SHOW 10/12/2012

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On this week’s edition of THAT MOVIE SHOW, find out what Dale and Blake think about these newly released films; 

GOD BLESS AMERICA

Running Time:  104 min Rating: MA

Director: Bobcat Goldthwait  Stars: Joel Murray, Tara Lynne Barr, Mackenzie Brooke Smith, Melinda Page Hamilton, Rich McDonald, Andrea Harper, David Mendenhall

On a mission to rid society of its most repellent citizens, terminally ill Frank makes an unlikely accomplice in 16-year-old Roxy

THE MAN WITH THE IRON FISTS

Running Time:  95 min Rating: MA

Director: RZA  Stars: Russell Crowe, RZA, Rick Yune, Cung Le, Lucy Liu, Byron Mann, Dave Bautista, Jamie Chung, Daniel Wu, Zhu Zhu, Gordon Liu

On the hunt for a fabled treasure of gold, a band of warriors, assassins, and a rogue British soldier descend upon a village in feudal China, where a humble blacksmith looks to defend himself and his fellow villagers

HERE COMES THE BOOM

Running Time:  105 min Rating: M

Director: Frank Coraci  Stars: Kevin James, Salma Hayek, Henry Winkler, Melissa Peterman, Greg Paul, Joe Rogan, Greg Germann, Reggie Lee, Sarah Fischer

A high school biology teacher looks to become a successful mixed-martial arts fighter in an effort to raise money to prevent extra-curricular activities from being axed at his cash-strapped school

  

PITCH PERFECT  

Running Time:  112 min Rating: M

Director: Jason Moore  Stars: Elizabeth Banks, Rebel Wilson, Anna Kendrick, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Alexis Knapp, Brittany Snow, Eric Hennig, Anna Camp, Adam DeVine, John Michael Higgins Beca, a freshman at Barden University, is cajoled into joining The Bellas, her school's all-girls singing group. Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their male rivals in a campus competition

                                               

TROUBLE WITH THE CURVE

Running Time:  111 min Rating: M

Director: Robert Lorenz  Stars: Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams, Chelcie Ross, John Goodman, Justin Timberlake Raymond Anthony Thomas, Ed Lauter, George Wyner, Bob Gunton, Jack Gilpin, Matthew Lillard

An ailing baseball scout in his twilight years takes his daughter along for one last recruiting trip

  

 

... and these titles releases this week for home entertainment

 

 

THE CAMPAIGN - l FerrellZach Galifianakis, John Lithgow, Dan Aykroyd and Jason Sudeikis

In order to gain influence over their North Carolina district, two CEOs seize an opportunity to oust long-term congressman Cam Brady by putting up a rival candidate. Their man: naive Marty Huggins, director of the local Tourism Center

THE BOURNE LEGACY - my RennerRachel Weisz and Edward Norton

An expansion of the universe from Robert Ludlum's novels, centered on a new hero whose stakes have been triggered by the events of the previous three films

 

CHINESE TAKE-AWAY - Ricardo DarínMuriel Santa Ana and Ignacio Huang

Follows the relationship between a reclusive Spanish hardware store owner and a Chinese immigrant, thrown together by an absurd twist of fate

TORTOISE IN LOVE – Tom MitchelsonAlice Zawadzki and Tom Yates

Tom, gardener at the big house, can talk to plants but not to women. When beautiful Polish au pair Anya arrives for the summer, Tom falls for her catastrophically like the felling of one of the giant trees he cares for in the grounds

 

We’ll check out what has been making money at the Australian and the U.S. box-office

And who’s been signed for what film... and what’s going into production in the big wide world of movies

All this and loads more in this week’s edition of THAT MOVIE SHOW…

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BLAKE HOWARD IS A WRITER, A PODCASTER, AND THE EDITOR-IN-CHIEF & CO-FOUNDER OF AUSTRALIAN FILM BLOG GRAFFITI WITH PUNCTUATION . BLAKE IS A MEMBER OF THE PRESTIGIOUS ONLINE FILM CRITIC SOCIETY (AND A MEMBER OF THE GOVERNING COMMITTEE), IS A CO-HOST OF GAGGLE OF GEEKS ON SYDNEY'S 2SER COMMUNITY RADIO, A COLUMNIST AT THE AUSTRALIAN ONLINE INSTITUTION DARK HORIZONS AND SWAYS THE TOMATO METER WITH ROTTEN TOMATOES APPROVED REVIEWS.