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1:31 PM on 03.27.2014

See Captain America: The Winter Soldier early and free

OK, folks. If you're reading these words and haven't grabbed the passes yet then they're probably gone. We've got a limited number of passes to a screening of Captain America: The Winter Soldier next week in Washington D...

Matthew Razak

Flixist Trailer Theater: Godzilla photo
Flixist Trailer Theater: Godzilla
by Michael Jordan

Godzilla is quickly approaching, and there is a distinctive lack of talk about how amazing this is and what it means to international audiences.Get ready to get informed as we dissect this trailer, and talk about the TWO big bad monster that will be showing up in this film.

You can also find the full trailer right here on Flixist.

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First Hercules trailer lets us know exactly who it's about photo
First Hercules trailer lets us know exactly who it's about
by Matthew Razak

I've already dubbed the first Hercules that came this year as the worst movie of the year (a crown it still holds), but the second Hercules movie, Hercules, I have much higher hopes for, especially after this trailer. Whereas that other Hercules film idiotically went all serious this one is clearly going into the awesomely bad direction with as much monster killing, muscle flexing, bad line delivering awesomeness as it can possibly muster. What more would you expect from a Bret Ratner film starring Dwayne Johnson.

No, really. If you're expecting more you're going to be missing out on appreciating dumb action cinema at its finest. I kind of like the myth/legend thing they're teasing, but judging from the amount of large, mythical animals he's killing in the movie I don't think there's going to be too much room for pesky things like plot. There will be plenty of room for muscles, though. We'll all get to see Dwayne Johnson flex and yell for two or so hours when the film lands on July 25.

Also, the first poster was released. It too features Dwayne Johnson yelling and flexing and killing.

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3:00 PM on 03.24.2014

See Sabotage early and free

I might be hyping Sabotage more than most other movies, but that's because it isn't getting the respect it (hopefully) deserves. Arnold is awesome and director David Ayer is even awesome..er. So get excited! And then gra...

Matthew Razak

1:00 PM on 03.24.2014

The Rock is the only Hercules I'll ever need

[UPDATE: The first poster has been added to the gallery!] Seriously, would you just look at him? When Brett Ratner's Hercules first announced (not to be confused by The Legend of Nopecules) Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson as t...

Nick Valdez

2:00 PM on 03.21.2014

NSFW: Red band trailer for Filth sure is filthy

James McAvoy stars in Filth as Scottish Detective Sergeant Bruce Robertson, a man with a lot of vices who'll do anything to get his way. This red band trailer for Filth is very NSFW, so you can check it out below, along with ...

Liz Rugg

8:00 AM on 03.20.2014

Splinter Cell adaptation gets Bourne Identity director

The last we heard of Ubisoft and New Regency's Splinter Cell adaptation (back in 2012) it had a writer and Tom Hardy was set to star, and it looks like it's finally moving forward again. The project itself has been in li...

Nick Valdez

12:00 PM on 03.19.2014

New Red Band Sabotage trailer brings us more Arnold

I'm not quite sure we're all actually excited enough for Sabotage, because we really should be. After the last red band I thought we'd all be on board with Arnold taking on a drug cartel with a bunch of other awesome people ...

Matthew Razak

Enter to win a Veronica Mars DVD and hat!  photo
Enter to win a Veronica Mars DVD and hat!
by Liz Rugg

[This contest is now over! Congratulations to our winner, smurfee mcgee! Thank you to everyone who entered, and be on the lookout for more contests in the near future! -Liz]

Attention: Veronica Mars fans! Can't wait to get your hands on the Veronica Mars movie after Matt's SXSW review? Well, we're giving away a free Veronica Mars movie DVD and a Neptune, California trucker hat to one lucky winner! To enter, take the Veronica Mars trivia quiz below and comment with your score, or you can retweet this tweet and follow Flixist on Twitter for a chance to win.

This contest will close on Tuesday, March 25th! The contest is only open to residents in the continental United States, one entry per household, and one entrant per mailing address. Winner is subject to eligibility verification. Note: the prizes will be mailed after the Veronica Mars DVD release date in May, 2014.

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7:00 PM on 03.07.2014

Muppets Most Wanted spoofs action movie posters

The Muppets Most Wanted promotional campaign has been as delightful as expected from the franchise, though with these new parody posters, The Muppets have upped their game yet again. Each poster parody's a famous action movie...

Liz Rugg

2:00 PM on 03.05.2014

John Logan talks Bond 24 and the return of S.P.E.C.T.R.E.

Sometimes do you just sit around and wonder why there isn't more news about the next James Bond film, momentarily titled Bond 24? No? Well, I do and so it's with great pleasure I bring myself (and you by proxy) news from scre...

Matthew Razak

Enter to win a Snickers movie prize pack! photo
Enter to win a Snickers movie prize pack!
by Liz Rugg

[This contest is now over! Thank you to everyone who entered and congratulations to our winner, Travis! Keep an eye out for more contests soon! --Liz]

Hello dear readers! You may have seen the new Snickers/Godzilla advertisement that premiered the other day. It's actually pretty cute, it poses Godzilla as this easy-going, laid-back dude ... except when he's hungry. And let's be honest, who hasn't feel like a rampaging Godzilla when you're hungry from time to time?

Well, thanks to Snickers, you can quell the hungry monster inside of you by winning a movie prize pack! One lucky reader can win five Snickers bars and a $15 Fandango gift card! To enter, you can watch the extended Snickers/Godzilla short below and comment on this post with your favorite part of the video or retweet this tweet right here and follow Flixist on twitter to be entered to win.

One entry per household, one entrant per mailing address. Contest open to the continental United States only, contest ends Tuesday, March 18th! Winner is subject to eligibility verification.

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3:07 PM on 03.03.2014

See 300: Rise of an Empire early and free

If you're in DC or Baltimore you might be snowed in now, but get those shovels out because we've got some passes to a screening of 300: Rise of an Empire tomorrow night. This is the actual legitimate sequel to 300, and d...

Matthew Razak

12:00 PM on 03.03.2014

International trailer for Jupiter Ascending

The first trailer for the Wachowski's Jupiter Ascending came and went with little fanfare, but it at least showed off some promise. Can you believe this year we'll get a Summer blockbuster that isn't spawned off an existing ...

Nick Valdez

Review: 3 Days to Kill photo
Review: 3 Days to Kill
by Michael Jordan

3 Days to Kill is oddly complicated, and it has the potential to lose people right from the start. To understand this review you will have to keep that in mind, as what the movie appears to be and what the actual movie is are two totally different things.

With that said, you are going to want to see 3 Days to Kill, even if the ride to the end of this roller coaster is extremely bumpy. 

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11:46 AM on 02.20.2014

First trailer finally brings Jinn to us

Jinn has been sitting around forever, but we're finally getting  a release of the action, horror thriller thing and it looks about as cheesy as you'd expect it to. That's cheesy in the good horror way. Director&nbs...

Matthew Razak

Flixist Trailer Theater: Guardians of the Galaxy photo
Flixist Trailer Theater: Guardians of the Galaxy
by Michael Jordan

Wondering who the hell these Guardian folks are. Don't worry we can fill you in second by second in our new Trailer Theater series. We take a look at the First Trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy, and bring you up to speed about why you should care about Marvel's space comic epic with back story, character relation, and info about Marvel Phase 3. 

You can also find the full trailer right here on Flixist.

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First trailer for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy photo
First trailer for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy
by Nick Valdez

Update: New images as well, giving us a better look at Del Toro's return as The Collector (you may remember him from the closing credit sequence of Thor: The Dark World.)

Guardians of the Galaxy is Marvel's riskiest, yet enticing property. It's their most comic book-y movie by far. Sure we as an audience have grown to accept Robert Downey Jr. schmoozing it up with a green rage monster, defrosted super patriot from the 50s, and a woman, but are we truly ready for a buff Chris Pratt, green Zoe Saldana, friggin' Batista, a motherf**king Vin Diesel tree, and a Bradley Cooper voiced raccoon? Not to mention all of the other humongous stars (Karen Gillan, Benecio Del Toro, Michael Rooker, John C. Reilly, and even Glenn Close!) joining the Marvel universe?

I sure hope so. 

The James Gunn directed Guardians of the Galaxy is next film in Marvel's Phase Two lineup (following Iron Man 3, Thor: The Dark World, and Captain America: The Winter Soldier). Are you ready? I know I am. Guardians of the Galaxy opens August 1st. 

[via Jimmy Kimmel Live] 

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1:00 PM on 02.18.2014

New images and 15 sec. tease for Guardians of the Galaxy

Before tonight's big premiere of the full trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy the fine folks at Marvel's PR department have been dripping out tease. Thus we see some brand new images from the film and the first 15 secon...

Matthew Razak

3:00 PM on 02.14.2014

First trailer for Drive Hard confirms driving... hard

We here the first trailer for Drive Hard, a new action comedy with Thomas Jane and John Cusack... and that's about all I got. To be honest this one comes a bit out of the blue. You may think that this film already came out s...

Matthew Razak

2:00 PM on 02.12.2014

New trailer for Brick Mansions featuring Paul Walker

I feel conflicted about Brick Mansions. On the one hand, it's one of the last whole performance of the late (and great) Paul Walker (RIP BUDDY) and also stars RZA! But on the other hand, Brick Mansions is a movie who's titul...

Liz Rugg

Review: Robocop photo
Review: Robocop
by Matthew Razak

I have a great fear, dear reader. A great fear that the new RoboCop film will become the next Dredd. I fear that it's a great action movie that's coming out in the doldrums of the movie season without a big enough marketing push and with a character that not enough people care about even though they should. A movie that deserves sequels, but won't get them because it doesn't make enough at the box office. 

I have this fear so I'm putting this here so you don't even have to read very far to see it: Go see RoboCop. It deserves your money. 

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