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Rafer Guzman is Newsday's film critic. He has also been Newsday's rock critic, a travel writer at The Wall Street Journal and music editor at the New Times Broward-Palm Beach.
He has a master's degree from Columbia University's School of Journalism and a B.A. in English from the University of California at Berkeley. His interests include movies, music, writing about movies and music, and the search for some other kind of meaningful hobby.
How do you feel about shelling out $33 to see "Anchorman 2"?
If that seems like kind of a big deal, consider what Paramount Pictures and AMC theaters are offering. First, you'll get to see the movie Dec. 16, two days ahead of its official theatrical debut. You'll also get a poster and a $5 voucher for the concession stand.
Most intriguing, the so-called SuperTicket comes with...Read more »
A trailer for “Grace of Monaco” is now on the Web, offering a first look at Nicole Kidman in the role of Grace Kelly, the Philadelphia-born beauty whose brief acting career (including Hitchcock's “Rear Window” and “To Catch a Thief”) ended after she became Princess Grace of Monaco by marrying that principality's Prince Rainier III (played by Tim Roth).
Frank Langella, Derek Jacobi, Parker...Read more »
A trailer for the remake of the 1987 sci-fi classic "RoboCop" has hit the web, offering a look at Joel Kinnaman (AMC's "The Killing") replacing Peter Weller as Murphy, a badly injured cop who wakes up from surgery transformed into a peace-keeping cyborg.
You'll notice an eclectic cast of supporting actors, including Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman and Michael Keaton, plus...Read more »
"Gravity," the sci-fi thriller starring George Clooney and Sandra Bullock, has been under wraps for most of this year, but Warner Bros. has finally released a two-minute teaser trailer for the film.
It's an interesting project that appears to have essentially only two actors. Clooney plays a veteran astronaut assisting a scientist (Bullock) on her first space shuttle mission,...Read more »
The actress who recently played vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin in HBO's "Game Change" may play President Alma Coin in the final two "Hunger Games" films, according to reports.
Moore, 52, is said to be under consideration by the studio, Lionsgate, and director Francis Lawrence to play the role in the two-part adapation of Suzanne Collins' novel "The Hunger...Read more »