7 Faces of Dr. Lao (1964) – Movie Wallpaper

[ View Image (806×1000) ] One of my all time favorite films. Bonus points if you can quickly name all seven of the faces of Dr. Lao that Tony Randall plays. Image Source: Official still that was used in the original US release of the film. Related Links: ::: IMDb Profile 0

Pan’s Labyrinth (2006) – Movie Wallpaper

[ View Image (1024×696) ][ View Image (1280×870) ] Maribel Verdú turned in one of the finest and more underrated performances in film last years as Mercedes in “Pan’s Labyrinth.” Image Source: Official still that was used in the original release of the film in Spain. Related Links: ::: IMDb Profile 0

Ong-bak (2003) – Movie Wallpaper

[ View Image (1024×682) ][ View Image (1280×853) ] “Ong-bak” and Tony Jaa give the term bone crunching a whole new meaning in action cinema. Image Source: Official still that was used in the original release of the film in Thailand. Related Links: ::: IMDb Profile 0

Alien (1979) – Movie Wallpaper

[ View Image (1024×703) ][ View Image (1280×879) ] I would say this is how most people feel after a night of drinking in Dublin. Caption: Kane (John Hurt, on table) comes to a horrific end as Ripley (Sigourney Weaver), Parker (Yaphet Kotto), Dallas (Tom Skerritt) and Ash (Ian Holm) try to help. Image Source:…

New Start, New Site

Hello and greetings. Cinema is Dope will be launching tonight around 9 pm (central time). I hope to have a lot of fun exploring the world of cinema here. Most of my reviews, festival coverage and interviews will be appearing at another site. All of my movie wallpaper posts and more will be showing up…

Dynamite (1929) – Movie Wallpaper

[ View Image (1024×776) ][ View Image (1280×970) ] Rat A Tat Tat guess whose back? Cinema still evokes in us our dreams, hopes and escape from our daily lives. At this moment in time the best cinema isn’t happening in Hollywood, it’s happening in Denmark, Germany and various countries around the world. To those…

Introduction to ‘Nightmare Detective’ from Shinya Tsukamoto

[ View Image (1024×682) ][ View Image (1280×853) ] Introduction to “Nightmare Detective” from Shinya Tsukamoto:* Note the original English language translation of this was done by Don over at one of my favorite film sites Ryuganji (www.ryuganji.net). Dreams. Another world on the flipside of reality. A world said to be filled with various meanings,…