|SOUND OFF: 2013 Summer Round-Up! THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL, Shakespeare, Dench, Jewish Musicals & More|
by Pat Cerasaro - June 30, 2013
Today we are highlighting four particularly compelling recent releases perfect for Summer enjoyment, all from Acorn/Athena Media- the documentaries SHAKESPEARE: THE KING'S MAN and BROADWAY MUSICALS: A...
|SOUND OFF: BEHIND THE CANDELABRA Strikes A Real Chord|
by Pat Cerasaro - May 27, 2013
Packed with a plethora of talent heading the cast - Michael Douglas, Matt Damon, Debbie Reynolds, Rob Lowe, Scott Bakula, Cheyenne Jackson and Dan Aykroyd - and supposedly the final feature film from ...
|SOUND OFF: 2013 Academy Awards Awesomeness - And There Was A Lot!|
by Pat Cerasaro - February 25, 2013
Promises, promises - those made, broken, surpassed and a few prolonged. Last night's Academy Awards telecast was one of the most entertaining and exceptionally glamorous in many a year and executive p...
|SOUND OFF: Top Halloween 2012 Tricks & Treats|
by Pat Cerasaro - October 30, 2012
While the scariness of the season may be all too real and in-your-face to East Coast BroadwayWorld readers due to Hurricane Sandy, late October is indeed the most frightening time of the year, so let'...
|SOUND OFF Special Interview: Adam Shankman Talks ROCK OF AGES, HAIRSPRAY & More|
by Pat Cerasaro - June 07, 2012
Today we are talking to the noted director of one of the most successful stage-to-screen adaptations of the new century, HAIRSPRAY, about his brand new feature film adaptation of Broadway's currently ...
|SOUND OFF: LES MISERABLES Movie Trailer - One Dream More|
by Pat Cerasaro - May 30, 2012
The moment Broadway babies have been waiting for has at long, long last finally arrived - the LES MIZ movie trailer just hit the internet in the wee hours of Wednesday morning. As many suspected - and...
|SOUND OFF: Academy Awards 2012|
by Pat Cerasaro - February 27, 2012
Billy Crystal was nine for nine with his stupendous hosting - particularly thanks to his superlative musical material courtesy of Tony-winning tunesmith Marc Shaiman - yet, the 2012 Oscars were all ab...
|SOUND OFF: SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE On Blu-ray|
by Pat Cerasaro - February 09, 2012
Winner of 7 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Actress - Gwyneth Paltrow and Best Supporting Actress - Judi Dench, SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE is noted playwright and screenwriter Tom Stoppard's ima...
|SOUND OFF SPECIAL AWARDS SHOW SPOTLIGHT: GOLDEN GLOBES 2012|
by Pat Cerasaro - January 16, 2012
Meryl Streep Got Bleeped. So goes the 2012 GOLDEN GLOBES broadcast and its destined subtitle for all time. A gallon of gaffes and a ton of risque fun made the night more memorable for its moments of a...
|SOUND OFF Special Edition: A Ken Russell Retrospective|
by Pat Cerasaro - November 28, 2011
Champagne. Soap bubbles. Baked beans. Melted bon-bons. Four images - all part and parcel of perhaps the most famous scene he ever committed to celluloid (which, in this instance, is definitely saying ...
|SOUND OFF: WEST SIDE STORY On Blu-ray - Pow!|
by Pat Cerasaro - November 13, 2011
WEST SIDE STORY is definitely back in a big way - in the last two weeks alone it has had its very own tribute episode on GLEE featuring four of the show's most famous songs, and, also, Fathom re-relea...
|SOUND OFF: New Blu-ray Round-up: Two From Tarantino & Three Halloween Treats|
by Pat Cerasaro - October 09, 2011
Today we have a super-special DVD and Blu-ray overview as we take a look at and listen to five brand new Blu-rays hitting the shelves in October, including two stunning Blu-ray debuts of two of Quenti...
|SOUND OFF: SCARFACE Onscreen & On Blu-ray|
by Pat Cerasaro - September 05, 2011
Never more apparent than at this very moment in history, the operatic emotions, over-the-top theatrics and outrageous outspokenness of the 1983 SCARFACE, new on Blu-ray this week, burst forth from scr...
|SOUND OFF: FOOTLOOSE 2011: Holding Out For A Hero|
by Pat Cerasaro - June 21, 2011
Just moments ago the trailer for the 2011 re-imagining of the 1984 Herbert Ross musical film FOOTLOOSE hit the internet, and while the emphasis was on the attractive, largely up-and-coming cast and th...
|SOUND OFF: BLACK SWAN: A Ballet Rhapsody on Blu-Ray|
by Pat Cerasaro - March 31, 2011
One of the most highly acclaimed and most riveting films of 2010 is undoubtedly the Academy Award-winning BLACK SWAN by Darren Aronofsky. While the stunning lead performance of Natalie Portman was the...
|Disney Doc. Directors: Don Hahn on WAKING SLEEPING BEAUTY|
by Pat Cerasaro - November 30, 2010
Following hot on the heels of last week's BroadwayWorld exclusive interview with Byron Howard and Nathan Greno, the talented directors of Disney's newest animated film TANGLED - which just had the big...