Tag Archives: Skyfall

Skyfall’s on Oscars?

7 Jan

Last week the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that the James Bond movie franchise will be paid tribute to at the 85th Academy Awards for its 50 year history. [1]

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Her Majesty’s Secret Service and its Relationship to James Bond

28 Nov

1st. Article of a 6 week Series: The Royal Family’s Influence on Pop Culture 

With this year being the Diamond Jubilee for Queen Elizabeth II, we decided to look at the Royal Family and their impact in pop culture. Easing our way into it, we’ll look at Her Majesty’s Secret Service (who help provide intelligence to her protection team) and James Bond who is also celebrating 50 years of films (the Queen has attended three premiers and she had Bond escort her to the opening ceremony of the Olympics!).

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Movie Buzz: 11/9

9 Nov
Welcome to Movie Buzz!

Wreck it Ralph opened last weekend taking the #1 spot grossing $49M.  Also opening in theaters Flight it came in at #2 grossing $24M and The Man with the Iron Fist came in at #4.  Let’s take a look at what critics and consumer say and see if they are worth it! Continue reading

HOLLYWOOD TAKE 2: The Hobbit Trilogy

4 Aug

This week we’ll be briefly looking at the new president of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Then we’ll move onto the announcement made by Peter Jackson on his film The Hobbit. Finally, we will look at the new Bond trailer and the 5 minutes long Cloud Atlas trailer.

SIGNIFICANT STORIES:

  • Hawk Koch: The new president of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
  • The Hobbit will be a Trilogy 
  • New Trailers: Skyfall and Cloud Atlas

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