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Hubert Vigilla . Sep 02

Mad Max: Fury Road voted best film of the year by the International Federation of Film Critics

Just released on DVD and Blu-ray, Mad Max: Fury Road is one of our favorite movies of the year and it's better than many other movies. Somehow Fury Road also manages to fit as a badass addition to the loose thematic continuit...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Sep 01

Zod won't have flipper hands but may be a ghost in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

You may recall a report the other week that Zod would have flipper hands in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Turns out Michael Shannon was just joking, though Zod might appear as a Kryptonian ghost in the film. I can't wai...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 31

Trailer: All Things Must Pass covers the rise and fall of Tower Records

If you were a teenager before the 2000s and lived in a decently sized town or city, chances are you went to a Tower Records. Tower used to be one of my go-to spots to buy/browse music while I was a high school kid in the Bay ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 30

RIP Wes Craven (1939-2015)

Wes Craven, the director of horror classics A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) and Scream (1996), passed away this afternoon at age 76. Craven's family announced that the filmmaker died in his home in Los Angeles after battling...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 28

Promo art for Captain America: Civil War draws battle lines and reveals teams

Somehow there is no superhero movie scheduled to be released until Deadpool in February 2016 and the legal thriller Superman v Batman: Dawn of Justice in March 2016. The next MCU movie slated is Captain America: Civil Wa...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 26

Regal Cinemas' bag search policy provides only the illusion of safety

Last week, Regal Cinemas announced that they would start inspecting moviegoers' bags, purses, and backpacks as a safety measure for staff and customers. This move comes as a response to the July movie theater shooting in Lafa...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 24

New Ash vs Evil Dead trailer makes the show look like a blast

We're about two months away from Ash vs. Evil Dead, and Starz just released a new trailer for the show. While some of the footage is recycled from the first Ash vs. Evil Dead trailer, the new trailer has some smarmy new gags ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 19

Watch a chilling trailer for Sundance horror sensation The Witch

This year's Sundance Film Festival showcased two notable horror movies. One was Rodney Ascher's sleep paralysis documentary The Nightmare, and the other was Robert Eggers' 17th century period piece The Witch. Of the two, ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 19

Watch Mad Max: Fury Road-style action with go karts and paintball guns

There have been a lot of Mad Max: Fury Road homages since the film's release (e.g., Mario Kart, Conan O'Brien, Adventure Time). The most recent one that's hit the interwebs is called Mad Max: Fury Road GoKart Paintb...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 17

Jon Stewart is hosting WWE SummerSlam 2015

Many people have wondered what Jon Stewart's first gig would be after his final episode of The Daily Show. We learned earlier tonight. Stewart will be the host of WWE's SummerSlam this weekend in Brooklyn. Yeah. Seriously. I ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 17

Colin Trevorrow Directing Star Wars Episode IX: Continuing the Indie-to-Blockbuster Director Trend

In addition to news about Star Wars: Rogue One and an exclusive Drew Struzan poster for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, it was announced at D23 that Colin Trevorrow would be directing Star Wars Episode IX. Trevorrow's two other...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 17

The D23 poster for Star Wars: The Force Awakens and news on runtime

There were plenty of major Star Wars announcements at D23 over the weekend. We got a glimpse of the Star Wars: Rogue One cast, for instance, which will star Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Forrest Whittaker, Donni...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 14

Deep Analysis: The End of the Tour - Is it capital-T Truth or capital-B Bulls**t?

I really enjoyed James Ponsoldt's The End of the Tour, which primarily covers the last days of David Foster Wallace's 1996 book tour for Infinite Jest. Wallace committed suicide in 2008 after his antidepressants proved no lon...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 14

Will Smith producing a reboot of The Fresh Prince of Bel Air

Now, this is the story all about howA show got flipped-turned upside downAnd I'd like to take a minute, just sit right thereI'll tell you about the reboot of Fresh Prince of Bel Air On NBC primetime, born and raisedIn syndica...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 14

There's an Indiegogo campaign to make a life-sized Minas Tirith from Lord of the Rings

Have you ever wanted to live in Minis Tirith from Lord of the Rings? A city glistening white, carved from a mountain, its great citadel high above the main gate overlooking the fallen capital Osgiliath and the windswept Pelen...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 13

Josh Trank directed parts of Fantastic Four in a tent and even more behind-the-scenes drama

So Fantastic Four is a dud, as John-Charles noted in his review, one that will lead to a $60 million loss for Fox. There was a lot of behind-the-scenes drama between Fox and director Josh Trank as we noted earl...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 12

Listen to horror movie/TV theme songs redone in a major key

Some of the most iconic horror movie scores are creepy in and of themselves. Listen to "Tubular Bells" from The Exorcist and it recalls Linda Blair's scarred face and twisting noggin. Or listen to John Carpenter's theme from ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 12

Twin Peaks starts production in September, David Lynch directing show as one big movie

After a little bit of uncertainty earlier in the year, the Twin Peaks revival is moving forward. Fred Topel over at /Film had a chance to ask Showtime President David Nevins some questions at the Television Critics Associatio...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 12

New photos from Star Wars: The Force Awakens and plot/character details emerge

As its December 18th release date inches closer, we're starting to get more and more stuff to whet people's appetites for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. There was the Korean TV spot for The Force Awakens the other day (with ma...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 10

Bill Murray agrees to appear in Ghostbusters reboot because he remembered he likes money

If you watch Ghostbusters II, you can tell that Bill Murray's heart just isn't in it. It's like he knew the movie was pretty lousy the entire time. Still, Murray showed up, did the job, and spent the next 25 years avoiding in...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 10

See new Star Wars: The Force Awakens footage in this Korean TV spot

It's been a while since we've seen some new stuff from Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. Leave it to an international TV spot from Korea to give us something new and pretty darn striking as well. A Millennium Falcon ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 07

Watch the Goodfellas homage from Jon Stewart's final episode of The Daily Show

Last night was Jon Stewart's final episode of The Daily Show, and it marked the end of an era. People use that term too often, but it's true with the The Daily Show. The opening segment of the program featured past correspond...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 07

We'll finally see Jerry Lewis' infamous Holocaust film The Day the Clown Cried (in 10 years)

The Day the Clown Cried is one of the most infamous movies ever made. Jerry Lewis shot the controversial Holocaust film in 1972 and never released it. The plot concerns a Jewish circus clown in Nazi Germany who is sent to Aus...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Aug 03

Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp Is a Great Fans-Only Follow-Up to a Cult Classic

Netflix's Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp is a great follow-up to 2001's cult classic Wet Hot American Summer. Like the original film, First Day of Camp is rife with anarchic absurdity and chock full of movie ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 31

The Cult Club: Wet Hot American Summer (2001) Awkwardly Flirted Into Our Hearts (and Pants)

David Wain's Wet Hot American Summer is one of the least likely movies to inspire a follow-up of any kind. The film was savaged by critics upon its release and barely made a dent at the box office; Universal even denied the m...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 29

5 Other Cinematic Robots That Should Be In WWE 2K16

Yesterday we had a list of five other Arnold Schwarzenegger characters who should be in WWE 2K16. (I apologize for leaving out Kindergarten Cop's Detective John Kimble.) With all that Arnie in one place, the game would basica...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 28

5 Other Arnold Schwarzenegger Characters Who Should Be In WWE 2K16

As reported on Destructoid yesterday, if you pre-order WWE 2K16, you get to play as the T-800 from The Terminator. The promo video showed Arnold Schwarzenegger recreating the bar scene from Terminator 2: Judgment Day alongsid...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 27

See all the changes made to the original Star Wars Trilogy

The original Star Wars Trilogy has been through a lot of changes over the years, starting in 1997 with the release of the Special Editions. The Special Editions allowed George Lucas to tweak here and there and hype up the the...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 27

The Cult Club: Repo Man (1984) is a Punk Rock Commentary on the Crappiness of the 80s

Alex Cox's Repo Man is one of the key films in the cult canon. Defying traditional cinematic taxonomy, Cox's debut offered a social critique in the guise of a genre-mash: LA noir, LA punk, Cold War paranoia, drive-in sci-fi, ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 23

Art is Hard: Alejandro Inarritu's The Revenant $40 million over budget, production "a living hell"

Earlier this week the trailer for The Revenant was released, the highly anticipated new film from Birdman director Alejandro González Iñárritu starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy. Set for a Christmas...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 22

New Spectre trailer puts James Bond on the defensive in a place without mercy

While Sam Mendes may not return to direct another James Bond outing, this new trailer for Spectre makes a strong case that Mendes should do 007 films in perpetuity. You just read that sentence in Christoph Waltz's voice. You...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 11

The Ash Vs. Evil Dead trailer makes the show look awesome sauce

The first full trailer for Starz's Ash vs. Evil Dead is out, and it looks way better than it has any right to look. Bruce Campbell is back as Ash, and they're playing up his schlubbiness, age, and cult persona to great effect...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 11

Watch the Star Wars: The Force Awakens behind-the-scenes Comic-Con reel

While there was no new trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens at this year's San Diego Comic-Con, there was a special behind-the-scenes reel that was screened for the packed crowd at Hall H. The behind-the-scenes footage em...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 08

RIP The Dissolve (2013-2015)

The Dissolve was one of the best places on the internet for intelligent, funny, in-depth, and insightful film criticism and features. This morning, editor-in-chief Keith Phipps announced that The Dissolve would be shutting do...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jul 07

Donnie Yen to appear in Star Wars: Episode VIII, possibly Rogue One

Prepare to sing the Ewok celebration song, folks: Donnie Yen will appear in Star Wars: Episode VIII and possibly Star Wars: Rogue One. Reports suggest Yen, who completed Ip Man 3 with Mike Tyson not too long ago (though ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 18

Watch all six Star Wars movies at the same time and be driven mad

"Have you watched all of the Star Wars movies?" "Yeah, of course, dude." "No, no, no. I mean, have you watched all of the Star Wars movies AT THE SAME TIME?!" Such is Star Wars Wars, created by senior Archer animator Marcus ...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 18

Rob Zombie set to direct a movie about Groucho Marx

While Rob Zombie won't be involved in the Halloween franchise "recalibration" Halloween Returns, he does have another project lined up: a movie about Groucho Marx. And I'm not against it. Zombie is a huge Marx Brothers fan; H...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 16

Halloween Returns will start shooting July without Rob Zombie

The Halloween franchise rides again with Halloween Returns, which starts shooting in July. Halloween Returns, incidentally, is almost as silly a title as Halloween Rides Again but not as good as Halloween: Tokyo Drift or...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 15

Jurassic World earned the biggest worldwide box office debut of all time

C's get degrees, and C-grade movies get lots of money. Jurassic World earned an astounding $511.8 million around the world, giving the film the biggest opening global box office of all time. The movie features Chris Pratt all...   0

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Hubert Vigilla . Jun 11

RIP Christopher Lee (1922-2015)

Sir Christopher Lee has passed away at the age of 93. Lee died in the hospital on Sunday, June 7th, though word of his passing has only reached news outlets today. According to several reports, this was at the request of Lee'...   0




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