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Zack Mandell is a movie enthusiast and owner of www.movieroomreviews.com which has great info on actors such asLeslie Nielsen. He writes extensively about the movie industry for sites such as Gossip Center, Yahoo, NowPublic, and Helium.

Bond: From Martinis to Heineken

September 29th, 2012 1:21pm EDT
Skyfall
I grew up hearing from my father, “This isn’t Bond, you don’t know Bond!” spoken like Jack Nicholson from A Few Good Men. He was, of course, referring to the Pierce Brosnan portrayal of James Bond. The pretty boy who relied on over the top gadgets that seemed to always work. I set out to prove my father wrong.

With every trip to the video rental I would search up and down the aisles for old James Bond movies. Roger Moore, Sean Connery (my favorite), and Timothy Dalton graced our humble ray-tube television and I got to “know” James Bond. I quickly realized there is no “true” Bond, only an i...
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5 Great TV To Cinema Adaptations

August 25th, 2012 1:01pm EDT
Arrested  Development
There’s not a week that goes by where I don’t do a Google search to scour the internet for the latest news on a possible cinematic adaptation of the cult television show “Arrested Development.” The show, which was cancelled back in 2006, never was able to attract a large mainstream audience. Its brand of offbeat humor was not for everyone, but those who appreciated it have formed an intensely devoted fan base. As a result, if anything, the show has attracted more notoriety since its cancellation, and gained an even bigger following when it came to DVD. Creator Mitchell Hurwitz has for y...
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