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Hey, what were our personal favorite movies of the decade?

As we inch closer and closer to the end of the year, not only will we be ringing out the year, but we'll be closer out an entire decade. It's been an insane ten years in the film world, and with so many good movies to discuss, it's going to...

 
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The Decade Decathlon: 2012

Welcome back to the Decade Decathlon, where we're taking an extended look back at the past decade of filmmaking to see what worked, what didn't, and what stories we can learn from the past. 2012 is unique when looking at the trajectory of t...

 
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The All-American Avengers

“With everything that's happening, the things that are about to come to light, people might just need a little old-fashioned.”--Agent Phil Coulson, The Avengers. 

 
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Netflix Now: Punk Rock Edition

I know this isn't a forum to get political, but let me just say this: after following the story through the afternoon and the evening, and then staying up really late (despite a bad cold) to find out the final fate of SB5 in Texas, I can sa...

 
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Robert Downey Jr. signs deal for The Avengers 2 & 3

For a little while now, Robert Downey Jr.'s future as Iron Man has been up in the air. There was news that he may leave the role completely, which fueled speculation about who could possibly replace him. For a lot of people, the line b...

 
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Washington DC: Summer outdoor movie schedule

We've been highlighting a lot of movie events for the summer in various cities across the nation, so it just makes sense that we should also cover our nation's capital. There are a bunch of free movies screening in Washington DC, Maryland, ...

 
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Evan Peters is Quicksilver in X-Men: Days of Future Past

Just a few days ago, Joss Whedon confirmed that Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch are in The Avengers 2. Today we have an interesting development from Bryan Singer on Twitter (your premier source for everything related to X-Men: Days of Future ...

 
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NYC: List of free movie screenings during summer 2013

Summertime is near, which means a lot of great free music and free movies here in New York City. The people over at nycgo.com have compiled a list of movies screening in New York during the summer, and I figured it'd be good to share it her...

 
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New Releases, week of 4/6/13: All Cleaned Up Edition

I know something major happened yesterday... Hmm... weird. Don't know what it was. Funny how that works. An oddly sparse week with new releases. The biggest thing by far is a re-release: The Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One. This 10-dis...

 
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Flixist Awards 2012: Best 'OH SH*T!' Moment

Warning land lubbers! These waters be rife with spoilers! From scares to tense thrillers to ass kicking action, there's nothing better than a scene (or entire act, as is the case of some) that makes you jump out of your seat in a fit of she...

 
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Flixist Awards 2012: Best Action

2012 had all kinds of punching, kicking, shooting, killing, murdering, and bleeding, all in stylish flair. In the past year alone, we had the most successful super hero film with Marvel's The Avengers, Skyfall commemorated the 50t...

 
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Geoff's Top Five Wide Release Films of 2012

2012 was a huge year for the film industry. The year followed 2011's trend of having the top three films grossing more than $1b worldwide, with Marvel/Disney's The Avengers grossing more than $1.5b alone. In fact, nine out of the top t...

 
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Review: The Avengers

The first of 2012's behemoth blockbusters arrives with the weight of four years' build-up on its shoulders and rabid fan expectations to live up to. Despite none of the movies leading up to this point being particularly special - Robert Dow...

 

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