Archive for July, 2010

Best Netflix New Releases

Monday, July 19, 2010 at 4:49 pm

Netflix, the world leader in online movie rentals, has 28 new films and television shows available. The following 10 are my picks for the best Netflix new releases, and they range from South Korean murder mysteries to Kristen Stewart’s take on rocker Joan Jett. As brick and mortar video stores continue to decline, it’s clear [...]

Only Good Movies – Week in Review

Sunday, July 18, 2010 at 4:21 pm

It’s the end of another week, which means it’s time to look back at all the articles from Only Good Movies over the past seven days. In addition to movie recommendations, movie news, and movie interviews, I’m also including links to movie reviews from our sister site, A1 Movie Reviews. Hope you enjoy, and be [...]

Red Light Revolution – Chinese Sex Comedy

Saturday, July 17, 2010 at 5:54 pm

Writing for Only Good Movies affords me the opportunity to interact with a lot of interesting folks in the movie industry, as well as learn about films long before they hit theaters. I recently received a very nice email from Melanie, a Beijing-based producer who had read my article Good Movies Banned in China, and [...]

PSP Movies – PSP Movie Format – Good PSP Films

Friday, July 16, 2010 at 5:19 pm

For our readers on the go, nothing could be better than the Playstation Portable, commonly abbreviated to PSP. While you can play PSP movies and listen to MP3s, the built-in WiFi also allows you to connect to the Internet from any available hotspot. And it weighs just 1.5 pounds, so you won’t have to worry [...]

Hindi Horror Movies – Scary Bollywood Movies

Friday, July 16, 2010 at 1:23 pm

Hindi horror movies are far different than what American audiences are used to. For starters, most feature a number of musical numbers, something entirely alien to fans of Jason, Freddy, and Leatherface. Romance also plays a big part, and most films tend to conclude with a happy ending. But there’s no denying the popularity of [...]

Good Movies Banned in Australia

Friday, July 16, 2010 at 9:48 am

The following good movies banned in Australia were deemed unsuitable at one time or another by the country’s Office of Film and Literature Classification (also known as the OFLC). While researching this article, I was surprised at how strict the censors are in the land down under. I mistakenly took the native land of Paul [...]

Movies That Shook up the World

Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 4:53 pm

This week’s guest post is all about movies that shook up the world. While opinions might vary on what constitutes such a lofty definition, I view it as any movie that had a profound effect on pop culture and spawned generations of imitators. Hope you enjoy the article, and be sure to click on the [...]

Best Movies of 2009 – Top 10 Films of 2009

Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 3:02 pm

This list of the best movies of 2009 features both blockbusters and under-the-radar indie films. You can’t go wrong with either, and a number of films discussed below found themselves on critical lists for the top 10 movies of 2009. From the highest-grossing motion picture of all time to a movie shot on a budget of $15,000, [...]

Christopher Smith – Movie Critic Interviews

Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 2:10 am

Christopher Smith is this week’s guest on Critical Juncture, our weekly segment devoted to discussing cinema with film critics and movie bloggers. Before we dive into the questions and answers, let’s take a moment and examine Christopher Smith’s bio, courtesy of the man himself: “Christopher Smith is the owner, editor and primary writer of the [...]

David Petersen – Movies and the Masses

Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 1:30 am

Movies and the Masses takes a weekly look at cinema with men and women from all over the Internet. While our Critical Mass feature is reserved for those who write columns or blog about film, Movies and the Masses aspires to a more everyman approach by talking with people not normally involved in the movie [...]