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3:00 PM on 12.01.2014

What Is Your Pleasure? Vivisecting the Hellraiser series pt. 1

What happens when two Flixist writers who have seen only bits and pieces (or none at all) of a franchise have nothing better to do? Obviously, they team up to watch the entire franchise and write articles about it! And that's...

Sean Walsh


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NYC: Pam Grier film retrospective runs March 15-17 photo
NYC: Pam Grier film retrospective runs March 15-17
by Hubert Vigilla

The Film Society of Lincoln Center is doing a weekend-long retrospective of the films of Pam Grier from March 15th through March 17th. Grier is best known for her work in blaxploitation/exploitation classics like Foxy Brown, The Big Bird Cage, and Coffy, and her career-rejuvenating lead role in Quentin Tarantino's Jackie Brown.

Pam Grier herself will be in attendance at the following film screenings:

  • The Big Bird Cage
  • Jackie Brown
  • Scream, Blacula, Scream
  • Greased Lightning
  • Coffy
  • Sheba, Baby

In addition to the retrospective screenings, there will be a Conversation with Pam Grier on March 17th, in which she'll discuss her career and look at some clips of career highlights.

For more information on the Pam Grier film series and the films that are screening, go here or visit FilmLinc.com. After the cut, the opening credits to Foxy Brown and Jackie Brown.

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NYC: Romanian cinema series at Lincoln Center next week photo
NYC: Romanian cinema series at Lincoln Center next week
by Hubert Vigilla

From November 29th to December 5th, the Film Society of Lincoln Center will host Making Waves: New Romanian Cinema. This is a Romanina film festival that highlights some of the best films coming out of the country right now, including Beyond the Hills, the latest film from Cristian Mungiu (4 Months, 3 Weeks, and 2 Days), and Of Snails and Men, which is based on a true story and reminiscent of The Full Monty.

Twelve recent Romanian films will be shown. There will also be a short film program, five retrospective screenings (a few of which are free to the public), and a number of panels/discussions about the arts and culture in Europe.

We'll have reviews of a few of the films at the festival next week, and possibly the week after. For a screening schedule and more info on the Making Waves film series at Lincoln Center, go here.

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5:00 PM on 03.30.2012

Trailer: Step Up Revolution

Step Up Revolution is the fourth entry in the Step Up dance-movie series. In this one, Emily is a young girl who leaves her privileged life and moves to Miami to become a professional dancer. There she meets Sean, "a young m...

Liz Rugg

8:00 AM on 01.26.2012

Mondo's new Planet of the Apes poster series

Know any huge Planet of the Apes fans? Mondo posters has partnered with Sideshow Collectibles and a bunch of awesome poster artists to produce a set of posters for the Planet of the Apes films. There'll be one poster for each...

Liz Rugg