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Flixist on YouTube - Flixist Weekly Movie Review

Nathan recaps the Flixist staff's reviews on Pokemon: Detective Pikachu, The Hustle and Wine Country. Did Detective Pikachu break the video game to movie curse? Was it justified for The Hustle to be a shot for shot remake of Dirty Rotten Sc...

 
 
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Review: Miss Bala

Action movies have, like anything I suppose, been products of their time. The "action movie tell" comes in the form of the villains. Who's the bad guy? Who's gotta get got?  For awhile it was the Soviets, whether they were invading the...

 
 
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Here's some VOD junkfood for your Halloween movie marathon

With Halloween landing on a Wednesday this week, you might have found yourself in a dilemma: You spent the entire Halloweekend gorging yourself on spooks and scares, and now with the actual day fast approaching you have nothing left to watc...

 
 
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New York Film Festival 2013: Flixist Awards and Recap

Can you believe that it's all over? I can't. For much of the past month, the New York Film Festival has consumed my life. And now it's over. But we're finishing it off with a bang. The video above is Hubert and my final thoughts/discussion...

 
 
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New York Film Festival 2012: Flixist Awards and Recap

[For the past month, we covered the 50th New York Film Festival, bringing you news, features, and reviews of some of the most anticipated films on the festival circuit in 2012. Check out all of our coverage here.] And so another film f...

 
 
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The 2012 Korean American Film Festival LA Flixist roundup

[Last week, we covered the the First Annual Korean American Film Festival Los Angeles, which took place at the Korean Cultural Center LA from August 9th through the 11th. For all of our coverage, head here.] It hasn't even been two wee...

 
 
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NYAFF and Japan Cuts 2012 Flixist Awards and roundup

[For the month of July, we covered the New York Asian Film Festival and the (also New York-based) Japan Cuts Film Festival, which together form one of the largest showcases of Asian cinema in the world. For our specifically NYAFF coverage, ...

 
 
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New York Film Festival Recap

Over the past few weeks, we have brought you some reviews from the New York Film Festival and, unfortunately, not much else. A few interview opportunities fell through at the last minute, and shifting schedules cut down the number of films ...

 
 
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NYAFF11 Flixist Final Roundup!

[For the next two weeks, Alec will be covering select films from the New York Asian Film Festival. For complete coverage of the festival, make sure to check out the page for the tag "NYAFF11." Keep watching throughout the weeks as we bring ...

 
 
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Review roundup: Driving angry

With this morning's box office numbers post, we've all learned how terribly Drive Angry did this weekend. What you may not know yet is what Flixist thought of the movie, which might surprise you. A lot. Aside from all of the angry driving, ...

 
 
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Review Roundup: Absence of Bieber guaranteed

Yeah, I know -- I forever sullied the front page with that last Box Office Numbers post. To make up for it, I'll promise you this: we did not review the Justin Bieber movie this week. Breathe your collective sigh of relief now, Flixist Com...

 
 
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Review Roundup: Murderous elasticity

Can you believe that a movie exists about a tire that kills people? I sort of can't, but I'm glad in this case that it indeed does. It really does sound like a fun and inventive movie, so if you haven't read the review for that, be sure to...

 
 
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Review Roundup: Vile

Ever wondered what someone could possibly say about a movie as bad as Jonah Hex? I certainly don't envy Xander and his terrible experience watching that terrible, terrible thing. If you're in the mood for reading one of the most negative f...

 
 




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Aniara"How grim it is, one's detonation."

 

All is True"To die, to sleep - no more"

 

A Dog's Journey"Old Yeller eat your heart out"

 

Perfect"More plastic than meat"

 

Saint Bernard"This guy's got some problems with wood"

 

Pokemon Detective Pikachu"The ending was not very effective"

 

The Hustle"A remake for those who have not seen the original"

 

Redcon-1"Doomsday but longer and worse"

 

Tribeca Georgetown"That's nearly a bingo"

 

Tribeca Crown Vic"I am... the LAW"

 

Tribeca After Parkland"A not so fitting memorial"

 

Shadow"Wuxia romance by way of Shakespeare and Machiavelli"

 

Uglydolls"You ain't got no alibi"

 

Long Shot"You'll probably tape over your laptop camera from here on out"

 

Tribeca Bliss"Paint it red, red, and more red"

 

Sundance 2019 : Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile"Zac Efron goes from heartthrob to heartless monster"

 

Knock Down The House"Everyone loves an underdog"

 

Room for Rent"Why old women shouldn't read romance novels"