Movie Blog: 'Prometheus' Not Unbound EnoughWhy was <em>Alien</em> so effective? It's summed up right in the tagline: "In space, no one can hear you scream." It's the fear of the unknown that fueled the 1979 sci-fi classic's engine.
Movie Blog: 'New Year's Eve' Fizzles, 'Young Adult' PoutsWhen asked which holiday I'm least interested in, I usually answer either Valentine's Day or New Year's Eve. So go figure that director/superstar-ringmaster Garry Marshall has followed up his formless salutatory <em>Valentine's Day</em> with an even more star-studded "not a sequel" sequel about <em>New Year's Eve</em>.