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Joel McHale: Community is done for realsies this time

Start your hashtag campaign, nerds: Community is finally, totally, 100 percent over, like for real this time, no joking, quit asking – at least according to series star Joel McHale. The show recently(ish) wrapped up its sixth season o...

 
 
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Sony's hack, Flixist, and you

We here at Flixist appreciate that while you can get your movie news fix from anywhere, you lovingly come back to us. We'd like to thank you for your readership wholeheartedly. Without you all, there's a good chance we'd be talking about th...

 
 
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Hey everyone, let's talk about Frank Miller!

So...Sin City: A Dame to Kill For is definitely a thing that exists. Whether or not it's good doesn't matter anymore since it bombed pretty hard this past weekend. As always with Flixist Community Discusses, I want to get some opinions from...

 
 
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Flixist Community Discusses: Guardians of the Galaxy

Guardians of the Galaxy has caused quite a stir in the Flixist Community. It's blown up on Twitter, Facebook, and I've even heard some of my non-fan friends discussing it for some reason. It's got the kind of pull I haven't seen since Marve...

 
 
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Hey everyone, let's talk about Guardians of the Galaxy!

A few weeks back, I started this segment where I gathered the community's opinions on big movies. It's been gone for awhile due to a lack of interesting films, but now's a good time to bring it back as any. So what did you all think of Guar...

 
 
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Enter to win a The Purge: Anarchy prize pack!

Good afternoon, dear readers! In honor of #CrimeDay, the release day of The Purge: Anarchy, we have an extra special giveaway in store for you! To help you on your crimey-est Crime Day adventures, we're giving away to one lucky reader a The...

 
 
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The Breaking of Optimus Prime

[Flixist community member Fengor wrote up an awesome piece examining the characterization of Optimus Prime in Transformers: Age of Extinction, check it out! Did you see the new Transformers? What did you think? If you want your blog feature...

 
 
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Enter to win Transformers: Age of Extinction toys and hats!

Hello dear readers, today we've got a pretty cool contest opportunity for you! To coincide with the film's theatrical release this week, we have some awesome Transformers: Age of Extinction Hasbro toys to give away to two (2) luck...

 
 
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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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Flixist Community Discusses: Godzilla

Having recently seen Godzilla last Monday, I was extremely surprised to find out the wacky reactions it had brought out in people. Much like The Amazing Spider-Man 2 a few weeks ago, opinions were pretty split down the middle towa...

 
 
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The Flixist XCast Episode I: X-Men (2000)

[A few awesome Flixist community members and some of our former editors recently got together to form a podcast to specifically discuss an important subject: the X-Men series of films. This is the first episode of Flixist XCast -- take a li...

 
 
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Enter to win a Veronica Mars DVD and hat!

[This contest is now over! Congratulations to our winner, smurfee mcgee! Thank you to everyone who entered, and be on the lookout for more contests in the near future! -Liz] Attention: Veronica Mars fans! Can't wait to get your hands on the...

 
 
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Enter to win a Snickers movie prize pack!

[This contest is now over! Thank you to everyone who entered and congratulations to our winner, Travis! Keep an eye out for more contests soon! --Liz] Hello dear readers! You may have seen the new Snickers/Godzilla advertisement that premie...

 
 
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Community: What are your thoughts on this year's Oscars?

Hello gentle readers of Flixist! Did you know that the 2014 Academy Awards is this weekend!? I sure forgot. What do you guys and girls think? Are you surprised by some of the nominees? (*cough cough* Lone Ranger *cough*) Are there any movie...

 
 
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An Appreciation of Philip Seymour Hoffman (1967-2014)

[Community Member TheRealMattC wrote an awesome Community Blog about his appreciation and sadness for the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman, and it's full of sentiments shared by a lot of Flixist's staff. For your chance to be featured on Flixis...

 
 
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Enter to win an Anchorman 2 prize pack!

[This contest is now over! Thank you to every one who entered and congratulations to our winner!! -Liz] I know what you're thinking. "All I got for Christmas was this crappy [gift card] [scarf] [bitcoin]." It's okay, because here at Flixist...

 
 
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Enter to win The Conjuring on Blu-Ray!

[This contest is now over! Congratulations to our winner, keep reading for more contests in the future! --Liz] It's still October and we have another scary movie to giveaway before Halloween! This time we're giving away a Blu-ray copy of Th...

 
 
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Enter to win a Blu-ray copy of the new Curse of Chucky

Just in time for Halloween, we're giving away a Blu-ray copy of the newest Chucky sequel - Curse of Chucky. The movie's trailer seems like a relative return to form for the franchise which has arguably floundered with its few more recent en...

 
 
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Enter to win an On The Road prize pack!

[This contest is now over! Congratulations to our winner, Devi! Stay tuned for more contests!] Ladies and gents, this time we got a big prize package for you, featuring 2012's Jack Kerouac adaptation, On The Road! The package will include: ...

 
 
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Watch the Oscars with us in a Google Hangout

Update: And we're live! All dressed up and ready for the Oscars! You can watch the Hangout right here and talk with us in the comments. If you want to join the hangout just let us know and we can invite you. You know what's so 2012? L...

 
 
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Flixist Forums are here!

Hello gracious readers! We just wanted to bring it to your attention that Flixist now has its very own Forum page! (Cue cheers.) Don't worry, our other forms of community involvement - such as contests, comments and blogs - aren't going any...

 
 
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Community Blog: Modern Horror and Believability

[Flixist Community Member Panzadolphin56 wrote an awesome blog about modern horror movies and the need of Fiction and Science Fiction to rely on a sense of realism, and you should read it! Write your own Community Blog and you could be feat...

 
 
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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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Shazam!"Say my name"

 

Arrested Development - Season Five Part Two"They've Made a Huge Mistake"

 

Us"Turns out, the real monsters were us all along"

 

Relaxer"Sit back and relax (and also probably vomit a bunch)"

 

SXSW The Gift: The Journey of Johnny Cash"What is a man if he doesn't have a spirit"

 

Dragged Across Concrete""Anchovies...""

 

Book of Monsters"Horror by committee"

 

SXSW Tread"Too true crime"

 

SXSW Strange Negotiations"One man's search for meaning"

 

SXSW Mr. Jimmy"When the music strikes a chord "

 

SXSW Olympic Dreams"I wish I could watch it again every day "

 

SXSW Red Dog"Lives from the rowdiest, most infamous strip club in Oklahoma"

 

SXSW Bluebird""It will help you find where your soul is located""

 

SXSW Pig Hag"The film I wish I'd made"

 

SXSW Museum Town"Behind the museum"

 

Triple Threat"They brought guns to a fist fight"

 

SXSW Adopt a Highway"Some laws are just ridiculous"

 

SXSW La Mala Noche"Compelling subject matter, promising direction"

 

SXSW Frances Ferguson"A bored wife finds a boring affair"

 

Who Let the Dogs Out"Art creation through popular music"

 

SXSW Them That Follow"Subtle, tense, and lasting"

 

SXSW South Mountain"An affair to remember"

 
 
 
 
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