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The Award Goes to ... Winnie the Pooh

[For last month's Blogger's Wanted, Andrew Kauz (RIP) asked the Flixist community to respond to this year's award shows by giving an award of their own. Nick Valdez chose to award one of the most overlooked movies of 2011; Winnie the Pooh. ...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Humanimals

For my first Bloggers Wanted call as the new Community Manager, I'm going to go with a topic that hits close to my heart. Humanimals. What is a Humanimal, you ask? well, it's basically any combination of humans and animals, with surprisingl...

 
 
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Flixist X Dtoid to host a post-PAX East viewing of The FP

[UPDATE: We still need 72 more RSVPs for this event to happen. If you know anyone in the Boston area that either lives there or is going to PAX East, let them know about this! It's going to be an awesome night!] We are big fans of the soon-...

 
 
 
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Contest: Win a copy of The Descendants on DVD

The Descendants just landed on DVD a few days ago and to celebrate we have two copies of the film to give away. In case you missed it this is definitely one of the best films of last year and according to our very own awards has one of the ...

 
 
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Contest: Win a Project X prize pack!

You've read our Project X review and our roundtable discussion with the cast, you're planning on seeing the movie, and now you're probably in the mood to RAGE. Luckily, Flixist has you covered... somewhat. After attending the Project X...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: The award goes to

Award shows are obnoxious. We all know that. Awards themselves, though, can be their very own source of annoyance. Sure, you can be that annoying guy who goes, "OMG I don't agree with some of the winners so the awards are crap!" Or you can ...

 
 
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This is the Place: High School

[Woo Nick Valdez! Nick writes a blog about high school and Jon Stewart's tongue. Don't forget that you can see your blogs on the front page if you participate in our monthly theme and write something stellar. - Kauza] Some film settings lin...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: This is the place

I groan a little bit whenever I hear someone say that a set or location in a film is just like another character. That said, sometimes it's true. Sometimes, the setting or the world of a movie is the best part - or the only good part. So fo...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: A musing dream

We already know a great deal about what we'll see in 2012. Sure, there are certain to be many surprises before the year is out, but we've all begun making our lists of our most anticipated films of the year. So for this month's topic, I'd l...

 
 
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Comment and win a copy of The Woman on DVD or Blu-Ray!

The Woman was my favorite horror movie of last year, and it's one that you all probably didn't see, since it had a fairly limited theatrical run. However, Flixist is giving you the chance to remedy this horrible problem. We've got one copy ...

 
 
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Watch a live Q&A with Angelina Jolie!

Beginning at 8:00 p.m. EST, FilmDistrict will be presenting a live Q&A with Angelina Jolie that will be hosted right here on Flixist. Jolie will be answering your questions about her upcoming film, In The Land of Blood and Honey, and yo...

 
 
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The Ultimate Guide to Everything Flixist

Flixist was born on October 15th, 2010. As of this writing, that's a year and some change, and in that time, we have seen a lot. Our early adopters will remember seeing our friend and nemesis Tommy Raptor more than often enough, and I speak...

 
 
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The Best Around: Summer 2011

[Here's a fantastic look back at the year that was by Nick Valdez. Specifically, he answers the question, "How good were the summer blockbusters?" Take a look at this month's topic for your opportunity to be on the front page. - Kauza] If I...

 
 
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Win Shark Night on DVD, spend your night with sharks

One of the most famous nights of the year is coming up quickly: Christmas Night, otherwise known as Christmas Eve. I've always found one thing sadly missing from that night of nights: sharks. I am to fix that by giving away three DVDs of Sh...

 
 
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Listen to The Flixist Show, win a Jurassic Park gift set!

We have a winner! Congrats to Kidplus/@BrianBroadus! Here's his winning entry! You know you want this sweet copy of the Jurassic Park trilogy on blu-ray. It's the gift set one, to boot, the rad one in the picture with the T-Rex statue. Hel...

 
 
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Win these Mission Impossible shoes, also explosions

The holidays are here, and it's time for you to win some delicious shoes. You could win a pair of Giorgio plain-toe six inch boots as featured in the upcoming Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol. Luckily, winning this contest is very possibl...

 
 
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The Flixist Show needs your questions!

I'm listening to the Tron: Legacy soundtrack right now, and it's so awesome. For all its faults, I loved Tron: Legacy, and I even had a deeply spiritual experience with it. Man, why didn't this win an Oscar? Such bullcrap. Anyhoo,...

 
 
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Ask The Flixist Show questions, we'll tell you no lies

Well, maybe we will. I bet you're all a-quiver over the notion of winning that Jurassic Park gift set. Don't worry, you'll know how to make that yours soon enough. For now, however, we're recording the show in about nine hours, so let's hea...

 
 
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Flix for Short: Again

This edition of Flix for Short is a very special one indeed. This film comes from our very own RonBurgandy2010. It's his very first short film, a tale of a man dealing with his own sense of alienation. He's going to be doing a c-blog on it...

 
 
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Contest: Win a Muppet tee from Threadless

You may have noticed that we're a bit excited about the return of the Muppets on November 23 in their new movie The Muppets. We've pretty much been throwing up an epic amount of coverage because everything about the film has us excited. For...

 
 
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Contest: Comment to win unlimited streaming on JapanFlix

People outside of Japan don't watch enough Japanese movies, and JapanFlix aims to change that. With a growing library of movies and television from Japan, the site offers anime, pink film, and everything you could think of. Whether you've n...

 
 
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Contest: Make a funny, win the top 3 scary movies on DVD

It's contest time! This time, Flixist is bringing you the opportunity to win the top three/was mentioned once or twice in an email thread horror/scary/monster/mildly scary/someone called it scary movies of the past year/we think it might ha...

 
 
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Win a scary awesome Indiana Jones replica from Tomopop

Remember that one part in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom where Mr. Kali Ma Shakti De makes Indiana drink the blood of Kali out of a creepy ass skull chalice thingy? Well, it's the Chalice of Kali, which you might soon find starin...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: Haunted

[Hey dudes and ladies, sorry for the lack of reminders this month. If you're a bit late getting a blog in because of that, no worries. I won't chop your legs off for it. No promises on chopping for other reasons. - Kauza] A quick note befor...

 
 
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A true classic: The history of things

[Next up we have a blog from leokef, who shares his thoughts on The Thing as a franchise. Note: this was written before the release of the recent prequel, so apologies if the late promotion makes the author's intended meaning outdated. Read...

 
 
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A true classic: Superman Returns

[Oh look, it's manasteel88 again with a sexy blog from the September blog topic about classic movies, and he's got a great philosophy on classic films, which he uses to explore Superman Returns. Read and comment! Read this month's topic and...

 
 
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A true classic: Leung Jan is the king!

[Here's a really interesting post courtesy of KingSigy about a film he considers to be a classic of the Kung Fu genre. What's your favorite Kung Fu movie? Also, read this month's topic and submit your blog!] Kung Fu is a film style complete...

 
 
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We invade New York Comic Con 2011

So, we were going to tell ya'll about this earlier, but the Javitz Center had busted WiFi that they wanted to charge $5/hr for. But Day 1 is over and not much happened (except for an awesome interview with Attack the Block writer/director J...

 
 
 
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Write us a community blog and win X-Men First Class!

It's the last week to get your posts up and enter for a chance to win. Get writing! X-Men First Class was a pleasant surprise in a summer full of them. This month, two of you lucky, lucky people can win a copy of X-Men First Class...

 
 
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Weekend Watchlist: Taylor Lautner

So, did anyone see Abduction this weekend? Nearly everything I've read about the film has been devoted to making fun of Taylor Lautner. I'm certain that all of it is well-deserved derision, but what about the movie itself? Ah, who am I kidd...

 
 
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Bloggers Wanted: A true classic

UPDATE: Last week! Get those blogs in to be eligible for the contest. What does the word "classic" mean to you? An old movie? A great movie? Does the term "instant classic" make you want to dangle someone from a cliff as he begs for his lif...

 
 
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Weekend Watchlist: The play

There's very little that I can do to describe my main theater-going experience this weekend, but I have tried anyway. I saw The Room. Live. A play. Of The Room. With Tommy Wiseau. Acting. In person. My mind still can't fully comprehend what...

 
 
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Weekend Watchlist: Whatcha been watchin

Another week has come and gone, and you've seen some stuff. Hopefully at least some of the stuff you saw this weekend were movies and didn't all involve "the hairy guy who hangs out by the old steel mill." Let us all know what you spent you...

 
 
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Weekend Watchlist: Screw it, Hot Fuzz

That's what I said this weekend, at least. With absolutely no desire to venture out into the throngs to see movies that probably aren't very good, I watched Hot Fuzz. Unfortunately, I watched Hot Fuzz on Comedy Central. Unaware that the fil...

 
 
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