If James Bond’s erection lasts more than four hours, should he consult Dr. No? Scott Murray takes readers In Bed With Bond in his heartily researched examination of 007’s sexual proclivities and conquests in the online film journal, Senses of Cinema.
Ricky Gervais and Elmo: Together at Last
Magnolia Pictures will release Sundance Film Festival fave “Humpday” this summer. Karina Longworth of SpoutBlog chatted with writer/director Lynn Shelton about the “bromantic comedy” with the tantalizing tagline that “Sometimes male bonding can be taken a little too far.”
The world’s most delicious comic provocateur will arrive in theaters in July. Behold the Bruno trailer, from the folks at Trailer Addict.
One Film Wonder: And one of the most auspicious first film cameos in Hollywood history. A 17-year-old Joy Page, the step-daughter of Warner Bros. chief Jack Warner, shimmers with earnest intensity as Annina Brandel, a newlywed with a most bedeviling dilemma in “Casablanca.” The quality of the clip improves quickly, highlighting both Page’s mature portrayal and Humphrey Bogart’s beautiful subtlety.