Monday, April 22, 2024

ABC-Disney-Marvel Synergy As Jimmy Kimmel Debuts “Guardians of the Galaxy” Trailer


Yup. Kimmel-Marvel-Disney-ABC synergy brings us the “Guardians of the Galaxy” trailer. The music is “Hooked on a Feeling” the ooga-chakka version, from 1974 by Blue Swede. I liked B.J. Thomas’s original 1969 version better. This one was supposed to be funny. Or something. Whatever happened to Blue Swede? O the Ides of March? Or Vanity Fare? Or…

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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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