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2:00 PM on 02.20.2015

FlixList: Six abandoned movies that Kickstarter could have saved

We all know that Kickstarter is pretty cool. (Heck, one of our writers used it to fund his last short film.) And film projects tend to be pretty safe bets; while video game Kickstarters routinely fail in a spectacular fashion...

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1:00 PM on 02.05.2015

See Kingsman: The Secret Service early and free

Kingsman: The Secret Service is kind of an odd duck. It's not quite clear where it's coming from, but it does have Matthew Vaugn as a director and Colin Firth in an action role. I mean, I think we all kind of want to see...

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12:00 PM on 02.04.2015

Flixist's most anticipated movies of 2015

Did you know that the beginning of February is the perfect time to look ahead at the new year? Why is that, you ask. Because now we've gotten rid of all the crap and Oscar leftovers that January is full of and we can actually...

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11:07 AM on 02.03.2015

Joss Whedon really not likely to return to Marvel Cinematic Universe

It appears that basically being the architect for an entire cinematic universe is a bit time consuming and exhausting. Joss Whedon is currently wrapping up Avengers: Age of Ultron, and he's pretty sure he will not be returnin...

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9:00 AM on 02.02.2015

Super Bowl TV spot for Ted 2

While we got a more traditional trailer for Ted 2 this past Thursday it seems that was not what was in store for us during the amazing Super Bowl. Instead Ted 2 delivered almost a short clip starring none other tha...

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4:00 PM on 01.30.2015

M. Night Shyamalan wants an Unbreakable 2

Before M. Night Shyamalan basically imploded into himself in one inept and repetitive execution after another he made Unbreakble. That film kind of concluded perfectly and a sequel would most likely ruin it, but evidently peo...

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4:00 PM on 10.23.2014

Flixist's Fall/Winter movie preview that's better than all of everything

Oh, Fall. How quickly you come, and with you you bring movies that we need to start caring about again. As we close out October we finally start to see the Oscar hopefuls begin to trickle in (not to mention horror classics) a...

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8:00 PM on 08.13.2014

Robin Williams' best performances

Every time there is a major death in any industry the internet is bombarded in the following days with news posts and features and all sorts of other content that blur the line between legitimacy and exploitation. There have ...

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8:00 AM on 05.02.2014

Flixist's pants-off-in-excitement summer movie preview

Summer! Summer! Summer! Step right up and get your big blockbusters for the next three months (and maybe a few indies too). Once again the thrilling and death-defying staff of Flixist is giving  you the run down on what ...

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8:00 PM on 01.31.2014

Flixist's 2014 Movie Preview-palooza

Last week some of our ranks recorded ourselves talking briefly about our most anticipated films of 2014, and now we’re looking at some of those films more in depth as well as mentioning others that we missed. 2013 ...

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12:00 PM on 11.28.2013

FlixList: The Ten Best Modern Box Office Turkeys

Happy Thanksgiving everybody! To celebrate the carving of the bird, we here at Flixist decided to look into the recent past at box office failures (also called "turkeys") and list off some of our favorites. It's never fun to ...

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9:00 AM on 10.22.2013

A clip from Romain Gavras's Our Day Will Come

Our Day Will Come (Notre jour viendra) is the debut feature film of Romain Gavras, best known as the music video director behind "No Church in the Wild" by Kanye West and Jay-Z and "Born Free" by M.I.A. Released in France in...

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12:03 PM on 10.14.2013

Flixist Discusses: Gravity

Gravity has run away with the critics and audiences since it's release. Netting an extremely rare 100 from Flixist and pulling in a ton of money at the box office. While almost everyone agrees that it's a good movie, there's ...

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11:00 AM on 10.08.2013

Chu drops Masters of the Universe, rewrites ensuing

The only news we ever really had about Columbia Pictures reboot of The Masters of the Universe was that Jon M. Chu, of G.I. Joe fame, was directing. Now that news is gone as he's left the project. Not too surprising...

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4:00 PM on 09.11.2013

Holiday 2013 Flixist Movie Preview Extravapalooza

It's fall and that means we must once again look ahead to see what's going to be hitting theaters for the rest of the year. After the summer deluge of action oriented films, it's the fall/winter season that brings us the...

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6:00 PM on 07.16.2013

FlixList: Best of the Criterion Collection (Part 2)

It's that time again: the sun is up and both game and movie lovers go back into their caves to enjoy their respective hobbies. For gamers, Valve's Summer Sale is in full swing; for cinephiles, it's Barnes & Nobles' 50% Cr...

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8:00 PM on 05.07.2013

Tribeca Film Festival 2013: Flixist Awards and Recap

And so another film festival comes to a close. This year's Tribeca wasn't the most spectacular fest of all time, but it had a solid lineup and we saw some good movies. As per usual, Hubert rocked things hardcore, and Alec pic...

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4:00 PM on 04.01.2013

Posters uh-released for Baz's um Gatsby, I think?

Hmmm well uh yes it seems yes absolutely. Mr Baz, a great friend uh buddy kind of- yes- has decided to release some great posters filled with uh vaguely attractive people uh he ha? No. It uhm has transpired that a number of p...

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2:30 PM on 04.01.2013

Trailer: Pineapple Express 2

Well, uhhh, the fools they are in April. Those fine fellow actors of mine have, uh, created a humorous trailer for their upcoming film This is the End. The joke is that it is a trailer for a movie that, well, uh, doesn't exi...

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2:00 PM on 04.01.2013

There may be little to no blood in World War Z

Greetings yet again, friends and-and-and countrymen. First, let me be a little bird real quick -- tweet, uh, tweet. I hear Flixist is now trying to open a small store in Newbridge, New South Wales, Australia and in Newbridge,...

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9:30 AM on 04.01.2013

Box Office Numbers: Yo, uh, mmm, Joe!

Greetings again, good friends! Never, ah, you fear, for your pal Jeff Goldblum is here! The-the Goldblum Publishing Conglomerate, if you remember last year, understands that you still love your movie news. And so, mmmm, well,...

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8:00 PM on 03.22.2013

SXSW: South by Southwest 2013 Recap

[From March 9th - 17th, Flixist will be providing coverage from South by Southwest 2013 in Austin, TX.  Prepare yourselves for reviews, interviews, features, photos, videos, and all types of shenanigans!] We ca...

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