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How It Should Have Ended gives Logan a grand send-off

If Hugh Jackman had to have a swan song as Wolverine, Logan was the best possible outcome. A superhero movie that didn't feel like a superhero movie, the film served as a grim, melancholy, violent capstone for Jackman's run as the character...

 
 
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Logan has a "Post-credits" scene: Oh hey, it's Deadpool!

The good news: you don't have to stay into or to the end of the credits after viewing Logan to see this particular post-credits scene. It airs right before the movie; indeed, I wasn't initially sure if it weren't part of the movie (more on ...

 
 
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Review: Logan

(This is a republishing of the original review, which posted two weeks ago.) Logan is a response to a litany of unprecedented events. Comic book films are more popular than ever, the X-Men series is still a viable franchise s...

 
 
 
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Logan gets a damn good Super Bowl spot

Logan has basically been a master class as to how to generate hype from trailers. Although we've seen most of the same footage -- this Super Bowl spot does include a few seconds of new stuff -- I'm pretty sure each time we see it it's been ...

 
 
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Newest Logan trailer is bloody good

We were all stricken by the first Logan trailer for its gritty setting, somber tone, and older Logan, and it looks like the second trailer delivers that even more so. The third, and final, Wolverine film follows Logan as he struggles to kee...

 
 
 
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Watch the trailer for Logan recreated with LEGO

The trailer for Logan really impressed me. If Hugh Jackman's last ride as Wolverine is a post-apocalyptic road movie western, I am all for that. Better it's something distinctly non-X-Men-looking rather than some dumb, rote X-Men flick. (Of...

 
 
 
 
 
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Newest Pan trailer looks gorgeous

I'm not sure what to think about yet another reboot/prequel/whatever the hell this is, but Pan looks amazing. It's directed by Joe Wright, it's got a great cast with Hugh Jackman, Rooney Mara, and Garrett Hedlund, and I don't remember Peter...

 
 
 
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Second Chappie trailer has robots and robot accessories

Neill Blomkamp always makes some interesting, if not always entertaining, science fiction, so I'm definitely curious as to where Chappie is headed. It's got ED-209s, Hugh Jackman using his natural accent for once, and Sigourney Weaver is i...

 
 
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Nick's Top 5 Sequels of 2014

We've seen more sequels released the last few years than we have in a long time. While 2015 seems to continue that trend, last year showed that we shouldn't automatically write off a film just because it's a sequel. I've seen so many good s...

 
 
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First full trailer for Joe Wright's Pan

I had no idea there was going to be a Peter Pan origin story until just a few days ago, when I saw images of Hugh Jackman dressed up as a crazy pirate. I love Peter Pan, so part of me is excited, but another part of me wonders why we need ...

 
 
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Trailer for Neill Blomkamp's Chappie debuts

This morning, the first trailer for Chappie was released, following yesterday's reveal of the movie's poster. I'm a huge fan of Neill Blomkamp's work, so I'm pretty excited about this film. Chappie is a story of the first robot who can thi...

 
 
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Real Steel 2 in development, but not likely

As a fan and supporter of the first Real Steel I was happy to hear a while back that they were working a sequel. While the movie wasn't perfect it was just enough fun to make it worth your while and I figured that more boxing robots co...

 
 
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Flixist Community Discusses: X-Men: Days of Future Past

X-Men: Days of Future Past is the seventh X-Men film. Let that sink in for a moment. From the time the X-Men series began we've had world politics change forever, several global warming scares, and three different incarnations of the Hulk. ...

 
 
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Review: X-Men: Days of Future Past

The X-Men movies have a troubled past. Three out of the six previous films have been critically ripped apart. Yet in spite of their dubious quality, each of the X-Films have done extremely well commercially. Basically, no matter how bad we ...

 
 
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Final trailer for X-Men: Days of Future Past

It looks like they've saved the best trailer for last. As X-Men: Days of Future Past gets closer to its release later this May, we finally have a trailer that is as great looking as the first one. We have a good amount of plot without spoi...

 
 
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First trailer for X-Men: Days of Future Past

The X-Men films are in a bit of a pickle. After three films, two Wolverine standalones, and one reboot, it leaves X-Men's story an overall mess. X-Men: Days of Future Past is attempting to do something that's only been previously done in c...

 
 
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Rumor: Jackman offered $100 million to remain Wolverine

Get that salt ready, everyone: The National Enquirer says that Fox is looking to pay Hugh Jackman $100 million to play Wolverine in four more movies. Given the amount of money involved, this probably means four Wolverine-centric movies rath...

 
 
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NRH's Weekly Analysis: X-Men something something, Part 2

So last week I took a look at the original X-Men film trilogy and so, as promised, here's some thoughts on the following films. They're an odd bunch; two solo ventures and a complete reboot/prequel/fanservice extravaganza. X-Men h...

 
 
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X-Men: Days of Future Past gets two not terrible posters

When the first posters for X-Men: First Class appeared to be nothing more than a noteworthy idea ruined by terrible photoshop decisions, you'd think Fox would keep from trying that "merging old and new" again. Well, they tried again and the...

 
 
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Let's hope The Wolverine is as good as this fight clip

The clip above contains an extended look at the fight on a speeding bullet train teased in The Wolverine's trailers. From what I can see Hugh Jackman is hilariously angry, everyone seems to have enough strength to not only jump in midair (...

 
 
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Trailer: Prisoners

Whoa, does this movie look intense! In Prisoners, Hugh Jackman plays a father whose young daughter and her friend go missing. Jake Gyllenhaal is a detective hellbent on finding the girls, and Paul Dano plays the creepy-looking suspect in t...

 
 
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Trailer: The Wolverine

I get less and less excited about The Wolverine as we get closer to release. It was already the summer superhero film I was least looking forward to, but the trailers just aren't exciting me. This new one digs a bitter deeper into wha...

 
 
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The Wolverine gets two posters full of yelling

(Update: New image stills have been added via /Film and Entertainment Weekly) In terms of posters The Wolverine kind of peaked early. I doubt anything is going to be as awesome as the black and white ink poster we got back in October of las...

 
 
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Actor portraits for The Wolverine released

Director James Mangold of The Wolverine has posted some photos on his twitter of some of the actors during their last day of principal photography. While it is only three photos, it should be enough of a teaser until whenever the trailer is...

 
 
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New image from The Wolverine is staring you down

This new image from The Wolverine features Hugh Jackman about to jack someone the hell up. I don't know what the context is for this image, but I assume Wolverine is urinating in the corner of a Japanese nightclub and someone has rudely int...

 
 
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Hugh Jackman puts a shirt on in new Wolverine images

Don't worry. Images of shirtless Hugh Jackman with claws are still readily available, but it is nice to see that he will be donning some upper body clothing at some points during the upcoming The Wolverine. And damn if it ain't one snazzy g...

 
 
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Trailer: Movie 43 (Red Band)

Movie 43, which unfortunately is not a sequel to 42, is a collection of short stories starring notable people. They're supposed to be "super raunchy" and "more shocking than ever" a la Kentucky Fried Movie. So here's a new Red Band trailer...

 
 
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New Wolverine image is just like the others, shirtless

I'm noticing a pattern here. The Wolverine is all about reminding us of how sexy Hugh Jackman is. No seriously. From the very first veiny promo image, to the reveal of his bone claws, to the badass motion poster, each image has a shirtless ...

 
 
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Review: Les Miserables

I have an unfortunate fear that a lot of people won't go to see Les Misérables because it's a musical. Please do not be that guy. Don't miss out on what is easily one of the best movies of the year because you think musicals are...

 
 
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UPDATE: Hugh Jackman is Wolverine for Days of Future Past

UPDATE: Hugh Jackman has technically been "in talks" this whole time (even if I was confident about it) about appearing in Days of Future Past, so he still could have backed out of it. Thankfully, Bryan Singer has confirmed via Twitter that...

 
 
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Five new uncut clips from Les Miserables are worrying

After the release of the last trailer for Tom Hooper's upcoming adaptation of the brilliant Les Miserables, my excitement was somewhat diminished. I didn't like the way the trailer cut up, and I wanted some unbroken songs to really get a s...

 
 
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New international (French) Les MisÚrables poster

Now that we're well on our way out of November, we enter into the legitimate beginnings of the Holiday season; that is to say, that time of year that some people love while others despise it wholeheartedly. What can we do to bring peace to ...

 
 




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Stranger Things 2 "Less of a killer thriller"

 

Thor: Ragnarok"♫ On we sweep with threshing oar / Our only goal will be the western shore / Ah-ah, ah! ♫"

 

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

 

A Bad Moms Christmas"Moms are trouble"

 

Lady Bird"Fly, birdy, fly"

 

Blade of the Immortal"If you came here for Wesley Snipes, look elsewhere"

 

Suburbicon"Suburbicant get it right"

 

Jigsaw"Gettin' jiggy wit it"

 

The Square"The square is the ideal, the world is rectangles and trapezoids"

 

The Snowman"When you try your best but you don't succeed"

 

Wonderstruck"When the might of artifice meets the disappointing limitations of realism"

 

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

 

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

 

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"

 
 
 
 
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