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Enter to win Sleep Tight on Blu-ray!

[This contest is now OVER! Congrats to our three winners and thanks to everyone for reading! - Liz] Good evening, fair Flixians! This time we bring you a contest to win a copy of Sleep Tight on Blu-ray for your viewing pleasure. Sleep Tight...

 
 
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Tweet or comment to win a The Collection prize pack!

[This contest is now OVER! Congrats to our winner TehAnt1the1s1s!] Hey ladies and gents! Today we have a special giveaway of a prize-pack for the Saw franchise's blood brother The Collection. All you have to do is retweet this tweet or comm...

 
 
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Nihonjinron: J-Horror

[Flixist community member dj-anon just keeps churning out these sweet essays about Japanese cinema and culture, if you haven't taken a glance at his look at the Japanese Horror genre, you should!] Part 9: The Art of Fear The scary movie cr...

 
 
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Tweet to win Robbie from Silent Hill: Revelation 3D!

[This contest is now over! Congratulations to our winner! Keep an eye out for more contests!] Hello fair citizens of Flixist! Today we bring you a pretty special contest, one in which you need Twitter to enter. Yes, I know, but if you don't...

 
 
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Enter to win a copy of Iron Sky!

[This contest is now over! Congrats to our winner SirCacophony!] Hey everyone! We have the opportunity for you to enter to win a free copy of Iron Sky -- everyone's favorite Space Nazi movie -- on either DVD or Blu-ray and a free Iron Sky f...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Speaking My Language

[September is almost over! Hurry up and write your community blogs about subtitles for a chance to be featured on our front page!] Subtitles. They're kind of a contested thing. Some people hate them, some people love them, and some people h...

 
 
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LA Friends: See Sinister with us and Geekscape!

[Update: We got upgraded to a larger house! There are less than forty tickets left, and the screening is in one week!] Hey, fellow Los Angeles denizens! Remember that time we went to see The FP together with Jonathan London from Geeksc...

 
 
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Best/Worst Summer 2012: I've Got a Head in My Bag

[Community member Cacophony did an awesome job recapping his thoughts of Summer 2012 movies on his community blog, and as a result, here it is on the front page for everyone to see! Great job Cacophony! You can get a chance to be feature...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Best/Worst of Summer 2012

[Reminder! Last chance to tell us what you thought about 2012's summer movies. Awesome blogs will be featured on the front page!] Sad to say it, but with August comes the eventual ending of Summer. People will be going back to school soon, ...

 
 
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Enter to win an Iron Sky prize pack!

[This contest is now closed! Congrats to our winner - G K! Thanks for reading and look out for more contests soon! -Liz Rugg] Hey there! Do you like Space Nazis? 'Course you do! Who doesn't like malicious groups of Nazis who plot to terrori...

 
 
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The Flixist Batcast #12: The Dark Knight

[For the past several months, in the run up to The Dark Knight Rises, community member and Team Hobbit Sucks Brave Rules captain Xzyliac has been running a podcast recording commentary tracks for each Batfilm(all of which you can find here)...

 
 
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Listen to all of the Flixist Batcasts in time for DKR!

Man, The Dark Knight Rises comes out this Friday. It's hard to believe it's been four years since The Dark Knight. This is an exciting time for a Batfan. As such, I want to point you towards a podcast that's been going on within the Fl...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Summer Movies

[I've decided to be "generous" and give you all until the end of this week to write up your Summatime blogs! Hurry up and enter!] Yay! It's Summertime! Hot days, short shorts, no school, and plenty of time to watch movies. For this month's ...

 
 
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Breakups: Nick Valdez vs. The World

[In this month's Bloggers Wanted Response, Nick Valdez tells us an inspiring story of love, loss, and Scott Pilgrim vs. The World. Check out this month's Bloggers Wanted Assignment for your chance to get a blog on the front page!] If the ol...

 
 
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Flixist now has a chat bar! Tell us about your day.

The migration to our new editing software gave us a special treat, and we didn't even notice. What's this new feature that has literally been sitting quietly in the corner? Why, a chat feature, of course! That's right: now you can chat with...

 
 
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Humanimals: Paulie

[It's time once again for our monthly Nick Valdez blog promotion! Just kidding, you're awesome Nick. But seriously guys, if you want to be on Flixist's front page, it's pretty easy! All you've got to do is write a blog about whatever our mo...

 
 
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DC Friends: Win passes to a screening of Safe

We've got another set of passes for you fine folks in the Washington DC area. This time around we have tickets to the new Jason Statham action flick Safe. If you're a fan of Statham protecting people other people, which is pretty much the e...

 
 
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LA friends: Join us for a screening of The FP!

My friend Jonathan London over at Geekscape and I hatched a plan: host a screening of The FP, the Citizen Kane of "wait, what the f**k did I just watch?" right here in our home of Los Angeles. Thankfully, our friends at Tugg are ...

 
 
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The Award Goes to ... Winnie the Pooh

[For last month's Blogger's Wanted, Andrew Kauz (RIP) asked the Flixist community to respond to this year's award shows by giving an award of their own. Nick Valdez chose to award one of the most overlooked movies of 2011; Winnie the Pooh. ...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Humanimals

For my first Bloggers Wanted call as the new Community Manager, I'm going to go with a topic that hits close to my heart. Humanimals. What is a Humanimal, you ask? well, it's basically any combination of humans and animals, with surprisingl...

 
 
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Flixist X Dtoid to host a post-PAX East viewing of The FP

[UPDATE: We still need 72 more RSVPs for this event to happen. If you know anyone in the Boston area that either lives there or is going to PAX East, let them know about this! It's going to be an awesome night!] We are big fans of the soon-...

 
 
 
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Contest: Win a copy of The Descendants on DVD

The Descendants just landed on DVD a few days ago and to celebrate we have two copies of the film to give away. In case you missed it this is definitely one of the best films of last year and according to our very own awards has one of the ...

 
 
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Contest: Win a Project X prize pack!

You've read our Project X review and our roundtable discussion with the cast, you're planning on seeing the movie, and now you're probably in the mood to RAGE. Luckily, Flixist has you covered... somewhat. After attending the Project X...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: The award goes to

Award shows are obnoxious. We all know that. Awards themselves, though, can be their very own source of annoyance. Sure, you can be that annoying guy who goes, "OMG I don't agree with some of the winners so the awards are crap!" Or you can ...

 
 
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This is the Place: High School

[Woo Nick Valdez! Nick writes a blog about high school and Jon Stewart's tongue. Don't forget that you can see your blogs on the front page if you participate in our monthly theme and write something stellar. - Kauza] Some film settings lin...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: This is the place

I groan a little bit whenever I hear someone say that a set or location in a film is just like another character. That said, sometimes it's true. Sometimes, the setting or the world of a movie is the best part - or the only good part. So fo...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: A musing dream

We already know a great deal about what we'll see in 2012. Sure, there are certain to be many surprises before the year is out, but we've all begun making our lists of our most anticipated films of the year. So for this month's topic, I'd l...

 
 
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Comment and win a copy of The Woman on DVD or Blu-Ray!

The Woman was my favorite horror movie of last year, and it's one that you all probably didn't see, since it had a fairly limited theatrical run. However, Flixist is giving you the chance to remedy this horrible problem. We've got one copy ...

 
 
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Watch a live Q&A with Angelina Jolie!

Beginning at 8:00 p.m. EST, FilmDistrict will be presenting a live Q&A with Angelina Jolie that will be hosted right here on Flixist. Jolie will be answering your questions about her upcoming film, In The Land of Blood and Honey, and yo...

 
 
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The Ultimate Guide to Everything Flixist

Flixist was born on October 15th, 2010. As of this writing, that's a year and some change, and in that time, we have seen a lot. Our early adopters will remember seeing our friend and nemesis Tommy Raptor more than often enough, and I speak...

 
 
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The Best Around: Summer 2011

[Here's a fantastic look back at the year that was by Nick Valdez. Specifically, he answers the question, "How good were the summer blockbusters?" Take a look at this month's topic for your opportunity to be on the front page. - Kauza] If I...

 
 
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Win Shark Night on DVD, spend your night with sharks

One of the most famous nights of the year is coming up quickly: Christmas Night, otherwise known as Christmas Eve. I've always found one thing sadly missing from that night of nights: sharks. I am to fix that by giving away three DVDs of Sh...

 
 
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Listen to The Flixist Show, win a Jurassic Park gift set!

We have a winner! Congrats to Kidplus/@BrianBroadus! Here's his winning entry! You know you want this sweet copy of the Jurassic Park trilogy on blu-ray. It's the gift set one, to boot, the rad one in the picture with the T-Rex statue. Hel...

 
 
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Win these Mission Impossible shoes, also explosions

The holidays are here, and it's time for you to win some delicious shoes. You could win a pair of Giorgio plain-toe six inch boots as featured in the upcoming Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol. Luckily, winning this contest is very possibl...

 
 
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The Flixist Show needs your questions!

I'm listening to the Tron: Legacy soundtrack right now, and it's so awesome. For all its faults, I loved Tron: Legacy, and I even had a deeply spiritual experience with it. Man, why didn't this win an Oscar? Such bullcrap. Anyhoo,...

 
 
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Ask The Flixist Show questions, we'll tell you no lies

Well, maybe we will. I bet you're all a-quiver over the notion of winning that Jurassic Park gift set. Don't worry, you'll know how to make that yours soon enough. For now, however, we're recording the show in about nine hours, so let's hea...

 
 
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Flix for Short: Again

This edition of Flix for Short is a very special one indeed. This film comes from our very own RonBurgandy2010. It's his very first short film, a tale of a man dealing with his own sense of alienation. He's going to be doing a c-blog on it...

 
 
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Contest: Win a Muppet tee from Threadless

You may have noticed that we're a bit excited about the return of the Muppets on November 23 in their new movie The Muppets. We've pretty much been throwing up an epic amount of coverage because everything about the film has us excited. For...

 
 




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The Foreigner"Jackie Chan has a certain set of skills, too"

 

The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)"Damaged people, decent people, dysfunctional families"

 

NYFF Lady Bird"Fly, birdy, fly"

 

The Mountain Between Us"Why didn't they eat the dog?"

 

My Little Pony: The Movie"Straight to the glue factory"

 

Blade Runner 2049"Does Hollywood dream of electric reboots?"

 

Cult of Chucky"Don't cults require followers?"

 

NYFF Zama"Strange and without category, Lucrecia Martel's return to filmmaking is the best and most idiosyncratic movie of 2017"

 

Jeepers Creepers 3"Where does he get those wonderful toys?"

 

Battle of the Sexes"A back and forth volley never settling on a tone"

 

NYFF Thelma"Everything you need and more"

 

American Made"Sex, drugs, and Tom Cruise"

 

NYFF Last Flag Flying"Richard Linklater standing at attention, but not at ease or at rest"

 

Preacher (Season 2)"Adapting the unadaptable"

 

Mother!"Mother of god this is pretentious"

 

American Assassin"American Ass"

 

It"Stephen King's scariest adaptation to date"

 

Good Time"Robert Pattinson: Vampire, no more"

 

Logan Lucky"No relation to Wolverine"

 

The Defenders (Season 1)"Masters of karate and friendship "

 

The Hitman's Bodyguard"I won't always love you"

 
 
 
 
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