December 20, 2010

‘Black Swan’ review: It’s dark and intense but goes a little too far at times

Darren Aronofsky’s “Black Swan” is almost perfect. And I’m about to give it an almost perfect review. Not perfect, almost perfect. I’ll explain why soon. I really liked the movie. I loved the mind-f**k. I LOVED the amped ballet score as the movie score. I loved Natalie Portman. I loved Barbara Hershey. I even loved […]

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November 30, 2010

New ‘Black Swan’ clip: Natalie Portman performs Swan Lake

Fox Searchlight released a clip from the upcoming “Black Swan” and it features Natalie Portman as ballerina Nina. It’s an interesting clip because Darren Aronofsky shot the dance sequences on stage with a hand held. Maybe it makes Portman appear less stiff and more graceful. No, it doesn’t. OK, now I’m just being snarky. Maybe […]

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November 22, 2010

‘No Strings Attached’ poster: Insert A-listers in random paycheck movie

Reese, Jake, Anne. Now Natalie Portman. They all have to do it. They all have to take on random romantic comedies to get paid. I’m grateful for this “No Strings Attached” photo because now I know for sure that Ashton Kutcher puts his pants on one leg at a time. Just like me.

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November 16, 2010

New ‘Black Swan’ poster makes me think of Hitchcock

It’s probably just that the feathers floating around look like attacking birds, but the new poster for “Black Swan” made me think of Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds.” It’s a pretty decent poster, but what’s up with Natalie Portman’s mangled bloody left arm?

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September 1, 2010

‘Black Swan’ reviews: First impressions are mixed

Press screenings for “Black Swan,” starring Natalie Portman, are under way today and the first reviews are showing up on Rotten Tomatoes. The film debuts tonight at the Venice Film Festival. So far, it’s gotten two good reviews and one not-so-good. Here’s the run-down so far: Hollywood Reporter: “Trying to coax a horror-thriller out of […]

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August 19, 2010

‘Black Swan’ poster and trailer: Ballet is scary

First of all, allow me to apologize for not having photos of Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis making out. Because I know that’s why your google search landed you here. But wait! I do have the “Black Swan” poster. You can pretend Portman is naked from the neck down. And below is the trailer. Which […]

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June 17, 2009

Natalie Portman Joins BLACK SWAN Thriller

Darren Aronofsky, director of “The Wrestler,” has finally had his film “Black Swan” picked up by Universal with the attachment of Natalie Portman in the lead role as a ballerina battling ghosts. Seriously, but don’t worry, it actually sounds like it could work. After being set up in early 2007 at Universal, the project — […]

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