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2:00 PM on 08.09.2013

Charity to auction signed Drew Struzan posters and more

The non-profit event Made for Moore is holding a charity art auction via ebay beginning today featuring the works of many great artists, the centerpiece of which includes 10 original, signed posters donated by the legendary m...

Liz Rugg


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1:00 PM on 06.26.2013

Flix for Short: Wasted Time

Wasted Time, created by Michael Sykora, Jesse Collier and Adam Jackson, is a short series of seemingly disjointed stories that all take place within the same city. Each episode of the series is a short vignette that car...

Nick Valdez

1:00 PM on 05.21.2013

Flix for Short: Oswalt's Star Wars rant gets animated

A while ago comedian Patton Oswalt appeared on the TV show Parks and Recreation as a citizen of the town of Pawnee who made a filibuster rant... about Star Wars Episode VII, and all that it could be. And the internet went cr...

Liz Rugg

3:00 PM on 04.30.2013

Artists design awesome new posters for Battle Royale

Art and design blog The Fox is Black recently held a contest inviting artists and designers from all over the world to create some new and incredible posters for the infamous Japanese horror-thriller movie Battle Royale, and ...

Liz Rugg

11:00 AM on 04.30.2013

Patton Oswalt on his epic Star Wars Episode VII rant

A few weeks ago, actor and comedian Patton Oswalt made internet headlines when he appeared on the television show Parks & Recreation and delivered an epic filibuster rant about how the new Star Wars episodes, currently be...

Liz Rugg

7:00 PM on 04.23.2013

First look at Halle Berry as Storm in X-Men: Future Past

X-Men: Days of Future Past director Bryan Singer tweeted an image of actress Halle Berry in costume reprising her role as X-Men's Storm last night, using the caption "Storm watch." (Lol, get it?) Check out below the jump for ...

Liz Rugg

9:00 AM on 04.19.2013

Trailer: The Internship

The newest trailer for The Internship (starring Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson) is admittedly cut a lot better than the first one. There's a bit of new footage mixed in with footage from the first trailer, and the new footage ...

Nick Valdez

12:00 PM on 03.29.2013

Ad company recuts movie trailers using Vine app

Earlier this week, director James Mangold tweeted a six second trailer for his upcoming The Wolverine using Twitter's new video loop creator, the iPhone app Vine. The post has caused a bit of a stir in the trailer-making comm...

Liz Rugg

1:00 PM on 01.23.2013

Illustrated Moonrise Kingdom script available to download

Focus Features has released online an illustrated version of Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola's Academy Award nominated script for their 2012 film, Moonrise Kingdom. You can click through the script on their website and downloa...

Liz Rugg

2:00 PM on 01.22.2013

Catdance Film Festival: best cat-inspired film fest

At this year's Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, Fresh Step brand cat litter hosted an event they called Catdance Film Festival 2013. They screened real short films - all about cats - which the internet is invited t...

Liz Rugg

10:00 AM on 01.17.2013

Flixist Forums are here!

Hello gracious readers! We just wanted to bring it to your attention that Flixist now has its very own Forum page! (Cue cheers.) Don't worry, our other forms of community involvement - such as contests, comments and blogs - a...

Liz Rugg





1:00 PM on 12.11.2012

Mondo releases prints from We Buy Your Kids

Mondo's last gallery show of 2012 is titled Tina's Mom's Boyfriend and it features movie posters created by Australian graphic design duo We Buy Your Kids. These prints all debuted at the gallery show in Austin, Texas, but to...

Liz Rugg

4:30 PM on 11.30.2012

Trailer: Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie

James Rolfe, the Angry Video Game Nerd, is someone with a very entertaining web series in which he reviews old, most likely awful, games and then laces those reviews with abundant amounts of profanity and hilarity. Last year...

Nick Valdez

6:00 PM on 09.10.2012

"Removie" posters reimagine movies with a letter missing

Inspired by an internet meme in which people take a letter out of a film title for silly results, Dublin artist Austin Richards and copywriter Des Creedon have created these "removie" posters based on the one letter removal idea. The posters are surprisingly funny, with movie titles such as "Harry Otter" and "Dawn of the Dad". You can check out their dedicated tumblr for more! [via Laughing Squid]

Liz Rugg

12:00 PM on 07.24.2012

Bourne star Jeremy Renner eyeing Julian Assange biopic

Silver-haired online anarchist Julian Assange may presently be taking refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy to prevent his extradition to Sweden on alleged rape charges, but that hasn't stopped Dreamworks from pushing forward with...

Xander Markham

8:00 PM on 06.19.2012

Watch Cousin Ben host a Moonrise Kingdom screening

One of my favorite appearances in Wes Anderson's new Moonrise Kingdom is Jason Schwartzman as Cousin Ben. Schwartzman plays a semi-obnoxious older Khaki Scout who often takes advantage of the innocent younger scouts, but und...

Liz Rugg

8:00 PM on 06.04.2012

Papercraft Prometheus trailer is awesome, so much work

Man, I can't imagine how long this hand-made papercraft trailer for Ridley Scott's Prometheus must have taken. Made entirely out of paper by Travis Betz, this trailer basically follows shot-for-shot one of the theatrical tra...

Liz Rugg



Amazon Instant Video lives on PlayStation 3 photo
Amazon Instant Video lives on PlayStation 3
by Geoff Henao

Yesterday, Amazon announced that their online video service, Amazon Instant Video, had gone live on the PlayStation 3. Amazon Prime members, in addition to getting a few benefits like free 2-day shipping, are able to take advantage of Amazon Instant Video with their membership. As if Netflix didn't already have their hands full with their subscription shifting and the rise of Hulu, Amazon has come around to take a bite out of the pie.

I took a quick glance through Amazon's library, but didn't find anything really great; there's a lot of overlap between shows and movies with Netflix. However, what Amazon does have over Netflix is the ability to rent same-day new releases directly from the app as opposed to waiting for Netflix. Granted, such rentals go for as much as $5, but if you're too lazy to find a Redbox, this could be big news.

To commemorate the PS3 by being the first gaming console to support Amazon Instant Video, Amazon has made the first episode of more than 100 TV shows free for the week. You can read more directly from Amazon's front page.

[via Destructoid]

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11:00 AM on 04.04.2012

Trailer: Bad Ass

This is the second trailer we've seen for the Danny Trejo headlining Bad Ass; in which Trejo plays a criminal-butt-kicking old man, loosely based off of the Youtube sensation Epic Beard Man. This trailer is much shorter and ...

Liz Rugg

8:00 AM on 01.20.2012

Flix for Short: The Hobbit by Trailer Cats

As you all may or may not know - I love cats. I have two little monsters jumping all over me right now. They're precious and sassy and hilarious and lick the refrigerator door sometimes. What's not to love!? You know what els...

Liz Rugg



Flixist joins SOPA/PIPA blackout protest on the 18th photo
Flixist joins SOPA/PIPA blackout protest on the 18th
by Maxwell Roahrig

In case you haven't heard, SOPA and PIPA are kind of dumb. Giving corporations and the government the ability to DNS and search engine block websites pretty much goes against everything that wonderful piece of parchment known as the Bill of Rights states. SOPA/PIPA will be the main topic of discussion between the House on the 18th, so to state our dissatisfaction with the proposed bill, Flixist (as well as the rest of Modern Method) will be joining Reddit and Wikipedia in an all-day blackout. Who cares if you can't access your favorite blogs for one day? Imagine never having access to that content ever again. That's the type of damage SOPA/PIPA could do.

Since you'll have the whole day to yourself, why not spread the word? Call your senator, yell it across your neighborhood, do whatever it takes to make sure people are informed on how awful and vile this bill is. And if you're looking for more ways to educate folks on this issue, head on over to the Entertainment Consumers Association. It's a great site that has a bunch of awesome material to read over and spread to everyone you know.

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2:00 PM on 12.28.2011

Trailer: Bad Ass

In Bad Ass, Danny Trejo stars as Frank Vega, a decorated Vietnam veteran who ends up shunned by society and on the streets. In a plot loosely based on Youtube's famous Epic Beard Man, Vega becomes a celebrity and vigilante ...

Liz Rugg