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New Releases, week of 12/21/13: The Lone D Edition

This week's home video releases involve a bunch of movies we regrettably did not get to review here on Flixist. First off there's a movie only Liz saw apparently since it tanked so bad, The Lone Ranger. Secondly, there're two movies I'm mos...

 
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Box Office Numbers: The Butler did it

The big summer blockbusters are behind us and we're getting the first hints of prestige season. August truly is the January of the summer. The big winner at the box office last weekend was The Butler from Lee Daniels, with just over $25 mil...

 
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Review: Kick-Ass 2

Kick-Ass was one of the bigger surprises for me when I first saw it. Having not read the comic the film's dark overtones, commentary on violence in media and perturbing escalation of said violence left me coming out of the theater thin...

 
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Red Band Trailer: Kick-Ass 2

The last trailer for Kick-Ass 2 left me very un-enthused for the film. It just didn't seem to have the same dark comedic streak that the first one had. With a new director and screenwriter that makes sense, but it just seemed more lik...

 
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New Kick-Ass 2 poster is all about The Motherf**ker

Who doesn't love a villain with an expletive for a name? The new alter ego for Christopher-Mintz Plasse's character finds himself with a new poster today, and nothing says bad-guy like a leather mask with zippers, apparently. S&M much? ...

 
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Trailer: Kick-Ass 2

The International version of the Kick-Ass 2 trailer is far better than the previous Red Band version. Instead of highlighting the scene stealing Jim Carrey's Colonel Stars and Stripes and noticeable flaws like the awful green screening, we...

 
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Red Band Trailer: Kick-Ass 2

I think we all loved Kick-Ass. It was... ummm... kick-ass. Now we can all love Kick-Ass 2 because this trailer looks fantastic.While it is a little sad that Matthew Vaughn isn't returning to direct meaning it probably won't be ass dar...

 
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New Kick-Ass 2 pictures show off Hit-Girl, Jim Carrey

I loved the original Kick-Ass comic. It was classic Mark Millar, the John Romita, Junior art fit the content wonderfully, and it had a little girl that cut dudes to ribbons. The sequel was considerably darker, as it should be given the...

 
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First official image from Kick-Ass 2 reveals Jim Carrey

Kick-Ass 2 is flying really below the radar right now, especially for a film that's most likely going to succeed on word of mouth instead of brand name. After all the original Kick-Ass was awesome, but wasn't a resounding success ...

 
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Official synopsis for Kick-Ass 2 shared with the world

Though I had never read the comics, I felt that Kick-Ass made a fun movie all on its own without the need of any previous knowledge of the source material, and that is usually a recipe for success when it comes to comic-book movies. Ki...

 

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