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The Flixist XCast 3: X3/Origins: Wolverine

†X-Men: The Last Stand †May 26, 2006 (Theatrical) †Brett Ratner †Simon Kinberg and Zak Penn †Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellan, Kelsey Grammer, Anna Paquin, Rebecca Romijn-Stamos, Fam...   more

The Flixist XCast Episode II: X2: X-Men United (2003)

†X2: X-Men United †May 2, 2003 (Theatrical) †Bryan Singer †Michael Dougherty, Dan Harris, David Hayter †Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellan, Anna Paquin, Rebecca Romijn-Stamos, Famke Ja...   more

The Flixist XCast 2 Records Tonight

I've tried to write this blog twice in the last 24 hours. Third time's gotta be the charm. Now that the first episode is out of the way (and the reaction has been great), we're moving on to XC...   more

The Flixist Xmencast Episode I Records Tonight!

After working out the scheduling kinks, we're finally recording the first Xmencast tonight! Are you pumped? I'm pumped. Let's get pumpeder. Tonight we'll be discussing the one that started it ...   more

The Flixist Xmencast: The Genetically Superior Podcast

Dang, it's been a while. Hello Flixist Nation. Xzyliac is the name and even if you forgot about me, trust me I did not forget about you. And like the Phoenix Force itself, I have returned beari...   more

Gratuitous Violence and Awkward Silence!

I had no idea what to expect when heading in to the theatre to watch the Ryan Gosling movie Drive. I had heard it was a terrible movie from some less than reputable sources (namely a couple frien...   more

Post Tenebras Lux

[justify]BtsrUeBEKHk[/justify] Life is cyclical, filled with both blatant and subtle cycles that become manifest as we choose to see them. There are simple ones, simple in that even a young chil...   more

The (hopefully) everlasting zombie genre

I feel the zombie genre, over the past year or so, has sort of burnt itself out and is starting to slow down, which leaves me disappointed. Despite what people say I will always have a soft spot ...   more

Greetings Media enthusiasts, get to know a new Flixist Associate Editor (me)

Hello you wonderful people that were curious enough to check out my Community Blog! I am Michael Jordan, a late 20's Los Angeles living, geekophlie, that love everything under the spectrum from M...   more

8th Annual Teaneck International Film Festival This Weekend, My Film's In It!

Hey Everybody! My Thesis Film is playing this weekend Sunday evening during the † It's Part of the NJ/NY Short Film Series at 6:15 pm on this coming Sunday, November 17th! If any of you are in th...   more

Is Marvel's Agents of S.H.E.I.L.D. slowly getting better?

So I started watching this show trying to keep my expectation low, but the first episode got me a little excited as it built off of the extremis idea from Iron Man 3. Since then I feel it has tr...   more

Did Ender's Game move too fast?

I haven't read any of the books, but I have a friend who has, and by proxy I was kind of excited to see Ender's Game. Not really knowing what it was all about I went in not knowing what to expec...   more

Short Film: Monster's First Halloween

h6DiHDsOFAU Happy Halloween! Here's a short film I put together with some friends over the weekend. I could mention a lot of things that went wrong during our run-and-gun day of production but ...   more

So Long, Farewell, Auf Wiedersehen, Goodbye

Well, today is my last day at Flixist. It's been a good and packed two-year run, but it's time to get back on track with some personal projects that have been on the backburner for too long. T...   more

oggy and the cockroaches

Synopsis[] The show centers on Oggy, a content, lazy, fat blue cat, who would prefer to spend his days watching television and eating - if not for the three roaches in the household: , and (nam...   more

Fire in the Sky a Real Story

While browsing the internet a month or so ago I came across some stuff about the movie "" (1993). I hadn't seen it since it came out when I was 13, so I went on Netflix and low and behold there i...   more

Short Film Sketch - Under My Skin

OG_sC6y_Zl8 Some friends and I had a Friday off work so we put this together. I'm really pleased with how it turned out (much better than most of my movies!). I think we're starting to finally g...   more

My Flix in Fest: Proper Steps in Teaneck!

Been a long time since I posted here on the ole' blogs. Longer still than when I posted my film projects. Most of that is because well my fellow crew and I wanted to get into festivals and just p...   more

The Boston Bat

/ul/user/1/127512-216352-BenAffjpg-620x.jpg So apparently Ben Affleck is going to be the next Batman in Batman and Superman the Movie: World's Finest. This has set a fire under the collective bu...   more


[img=627x352]http:///ul/user/1/168194-216322-scenejpg-620x.jpgThe story is quite filled with different sort of emotions which we feel throughout the movie. Great work has been done by "ABBIE CORN...   more

Why i would rather have Bay direct the new Star wars.

Now im just gonna come out and say it, im a big star wars fan, i love em, ive seen the original movies a ton of times, ive read the books and the comics (its mostly schlock but some are very go...   more

Birdemic Review - A.K.A Why I hate Myself and Everyone Forever and Ever

Where were you the last time you started to question whether there was any point to life? If you're anything like me then there's a good chance you were watching Birdemic at the time, and as th...   more

Man of Steel - My Thoughts

Now I don't want to make this a whining, negative moan-fest about why the†Man of Steel†didnít wear red pants or something. So instead of concentrating on the stuff I didnít like in the reboot, I...   more

The Deconstruction of Superman

Just got done with Man of Steel after depriving myself of any and all information on it, and no ifs ands or buts about it, it was a good movie. Finally, FINALLY, we get to see Dragonball Z with...   more

Future Film

I wrote this a few months ago but shelved it for some reason, but after seeing the news article about David Lynch damning the current state of cinema I thought I'd share it. I decided to have a...   more

The Power Behind Your Favorite Films

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My First Short Film

Hi guys,† Just wanted to shout out about my first foray into short film making. I'll probably do a much longer blog post charting the entire process at some point, but I just wanted to get it ou...   more

Presenting the Past: Ups and Downs of Hollywood Prequels

Movie concepts are just like other ideas. They are not easy to come by and even harder to provide a completely unique story line. Maybe that's why we are seeing an influx of movie prequels in Hol...   more

Cougar Town - If You Haven't Seen it...SEE IT

In 2001, Bill Lawrence created what would become a hit television series known as Scrubs. Scrubs had the rare mix of hilarity and tear jerking moments. †This series lasted for nine seasons. †And ...   more

The Prometheus debacle - On how to save the sequal

Prompted by my favorite brown man and the rumors of a Prometheus 2 im going to put down some ideas how you could create a better movie. What with the first movie being a trainwreck of a story ...   more

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