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Prequels and Sequels: More 21 JUMP STREET, New PROMETHEUS Trailer

By at March 17, 2012 | 10:37 am | 2 Comments

Prequels and Sequels: More 21 JUMP STREET, New PROMETHEUS Trailer

It's common knowledge that Hollywood -- and foreign film markets, as well -- loves the idea of a franchise. From an investment point-of-view, it's a great way to milk the most out of a brand, or, IP as they might say in the business (that's "intellectual property" for you non-legal types). We normally despise the lack of originality that's inherent to such an idea, but as more...

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Our Completely Unscientific Top Ten Must-See Horror Movies Of All Time

By at October 31, 2010 | 2:03 pm | 3 Comments

Our Completely Unscientific Top Ten Must-See Horror Movies Of All Time

For your Halloween enjoyment and edification... a Top Ten list searching for movies that combine film fans' love with critics' admiration, across the board, across the decades. We should tell you this list is not really for horror nuts: You crazies tend to already know every title out there, and we'd have to start breaking down subgenres within the ever-expanding more...

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ALIEN Named Greatest Movie Trailer of All Time

By at June 26, 2009 | 10:27 pm | 2 Comments

Ridley Scott's intense space thriller has held up so well over the decades -- but the movie trailer has too. IFC just listed Alien at the very top of their list of Top 50 movie trailers of all time. It spooks from the get-go, shows off the film's awesome title animation, and probably focuses too much on a cat. You'll see. Here's what IFC's Aaron Hillis had to say more...

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Looking Back: Ten Movies That Kicked Off Summer

By at April 30, 2009 | 11:02 pm | 1 Comments

It's widely believed the official beginning of summer movie season is Friday, with the much-anticipated release of X-Men Origins: Wolverine. And everyone knows a strong summer means everything to a studio, especially if they have that special blockbuster "tentpole" movie to hold up the rest of their lineup. So I thought it would be fun to check out the giant-sized more...

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