Finally, Walt Disney Animation Studios is taking a page from Pixar's illustrious animation board. On Friday, November 2, it released Wreck-It Ralph in theaters nationwide, spurring Gut Check to make a trip to Ronnies 20 Cine (5320 South Lindbergh Boulevard; 314-843-4336) in south county to catch the ... More >>
The bigger question: Can Dorsey pull off the mock turtleneck? Will Jack Dorsey (founder of Twitter and Square) become the next Steve Jobs? That's the question that tech site gigaom.com recently tackled in an article comparing the St. Louis native to the late Apple founder. The website notes that ... More >>
image viaDespite appearances, it's not a horror movie.Warning to anyone who has a small child or has to spend a lot of time in the presence of a small child: Zhu Zhu pets, the scourge of a couple of Christmases past, are back! Well, they were never actually gone -- except for the 2009 holida ... More >>
Katie Moulton"Limited Edition Spinach Artichoke Mac & Cheese": Not for chips or children. Could this be the year that Oscar gets a Woody Woody gets an Oscar? Though three animated films -- Beauty and the Beast, Up and this year's Toy Story 3 -- have been nominated for the Academy Award for ... More >>
GoogleA Missouri girl doodles and the whole world sees it!If you're reading this today (May 27, 2010), go to Google.com. See the purty design? A Missouri third grader did that. Nine-year-old Makenzie Melton of El Dorado Springs beat out 33,000 kids to win this little contest called "Doodle 4 Goog ... More >>
Just arrived here at the RFT, a curious betacam videotape for a new Jennifer Aniston vehicle that leaves one to wonder how in these final days of 2009 we are supposed to watch it.The IMDB plot synopsis for Jennifer Aniston and Gerard Butler's upcoming movie The Bounty Hunter, goes like this: A bount ... More >>
On slow news days, Unreal enjoys making lists of all the current movies we'd like to go and see, if only we had the time. These lists tend to be brief, for two reasons. The first: Unreal was born lacking the major motion picture enjoying gene, despite the fact that this gene is so common among human ... More >>
Here's what's scheduled for release this week.
9 p.m. Friday, June 22. Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, 6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City.
9 p.m. Thursday, May 24. Off Broadway (3509 Lemp Avenue),
Week of June 7, 2006
Pixar's latest is no lemon, but it does have that used-Cars smell
Week of September 7, 2005
In Madagascar, the wild things romp, then roam
Sahara has no reason to exist, until you see who made it
Like Big Fish for little kids, Robots works hard to please everyone
Cruel, vapid and unfunny, this Shark bites
A killer cat steals a wonderful movie
Or, what does Miramax have against Asian films?
It's more fun watching the movie get made than watching the movie
Fear not, St. Louisans: You don't need to go to Bombay to get your Bollywood fix
Week of May 28, 2003
Studios don't get the Upright Citizens, which isn't funny at all
Behind the Greenlight is a producer proud to be an ass
DEJ Productions tries to give "direct-to-video" a good name
Shrek offers an amusing, if empty, fractured fairytale
The St. Louis International Film Festival has revamped its organizational structure and enlisted new personnel. Two former programmers aren't impressed with the résumés.
Co-written and directed by Todd Phillips
Directed by Eric "Bibo" Bergeron and Don Paul
Directed by John Lasseter