Post Tagged with: “Super”

Episode 55: Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider – ‘Scream 4,’ ‘Super’ and more

This week on “Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider,” Jeff Bayer is still wherever the hell he is, but he and Eric D. Snider pre-taped reviews of “Super” and “Rubber” for your listening pleasure, along with a round of Pitch Me. So there’s plenty of Bayer! Eric also talks about “Rio,” “The Conspirator,” and “American: The BIll Hicks Story.” And […]

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TSR Exclusive: ‘Super’ interview with writer/director James Gunn

TSR Exclusive: ‘Super’ interview with writer/director James Gunn

Super is, as James Gunn tells me, “about a guy who is on some sort of spiritual quest, and he just happens to wear a superhero costume during it.” The film features Rainn Wilson and Ellen Page in their craziest roles so far, and parades a rate of violence more similar to The Toxic Avenger than Kick-Ass into the new […]

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SXSW 2011 – Day Three: ‘Natural Selection,’ The Alamo Drafthouse Theater, Rainn Wilson Strikes Back (Against Jeff Bayer)

The following is Part 3 of a five-part series chronicling Nick Allen’s first journey into the unknown lands of SXSW. Click here to read all about Nick’s SXSW saga Complete Coverage of SXSW Film 2011 My SXSW Sunday started with any proper festival beginning – more line waiting. This time, the express pass line waiting was slightly different. 1.) I […]

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SXSW 2011 – Day Two: Elmo Sightings, ‘Super,’ Rainn Wilson Thinks That Is A Stupid F**king Question

The following is Part 2 of a five part series that chronicles Nick Allen’s first endeavor into the unknown realm of SXSW 2011. Click here to read all about Nick’s SXSW saga Complete Coverage of SXSW Film 2011 Jeff and I woke up pretty early on our first full SXSW day for two reasons. I had to wait in line […]

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Super

Super

SXSW film review Super complete coverage of SXSW Film 2011 Director & Writer: James Gunn In this outlandish dark comedy, James Gunn has created what is perhaps the definitive take on self-reflexive superheroes. Cast: Rainn Wilson, Ellen Page, Liv Tyler, Kevin Bacon, Michael Rooker (U.S. Premiere) WHO’S IT FOR? Do you need a superhero movie that’s not a superhero movie […]

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Super

Super

SXSW Film Review Super Complete Coverage of SXSW Film 2011 Director & Writer: James Gunn In this outlandish dark comedy, James Gunn has created what is perhaps the definitive take on self-reflexive superheroes. Cast: Rainn Wilson, Ellen Page, Liv Tyler, Kevin Bacon, Michael Rooker (U.S. Premiere) WHO’S IT FOR?: Anyone curious about watching Dwight Schrute from “The Office” fight crime […]

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‘Super’ starring Rainn Wilson and Ellen Page – trailer review

Super Directed by: James Gunn Starring: Rainn Wilson, Ellen Page, Kevin Bacon, Liv Tyler Rating: Not Rated Release Date: April 1, 2011 TRAILER SCORE: 9/10 MY THOUGHTS: I thought this would be a rip-off of Kick-Ass until I saw the trailer. Though some of the same points seem to be hit (checking in at the comic book store, making the […]

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