Tags : Jodie Foster

Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché shines a

Hello, film fans! Chances are, you’ve probably heard of Georges Méliès and the Lumière Brothers, but have you ever heard of Alice Guy-Blaché, the original Queen of motion pictures? The answer is probably “no.” Despite being a pioneer of the medium — a trailblazer responsible for some of the first narrative fiction films and the first film […]Read More

Freaky Friday at the Alley Theatre

TGIFF! What’s the extra F for? Freaky! Disney’s Freaky Friday, the new musical based on Mary Rodgers’ charming 1972 children’s novel and the two movies it inspired, is now playing at the Alley Theatre in downtown Houston (through July 2nd). I recently had a chance to check it out and I left the theater with […]Read More

Nerdlocker Movie Review: Elysium

Easily one of my most anticipated films of 2013 and it didn’t disappoint! I was absolutely enthralled with District 9 and so I have eagerly been awaiting Neill Blomkamp’s follow up to his classic feature film debut. What I loved about D9, and what Blomkamp brought to Elysium, is an understanding of the horrific side […]Read More

First Official Trailer for Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium

If any of you are like me, and I know some of you are, you were completely blown away by Neill Blomkamp’s feature film debut, District 9.  It was the breakthrough sci-fi action hit of 2009! Alien invasion, hard-core future weapons technology, human-alien DNA cross contamination, and possibly the greatest 3D animation seen up to […]Read More