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Review: Crawl

The killer animal film has come a long way since Jaws. These days you've got to have a prehistoric giant shark to even get folks talking about your movie. The thinking is that normal-sized, non-mutated animals just aren't enough anymore, I ...

 
 
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Review: The Farewell

There’s a brief prefatory note in Lulu Wang’s The Farewell that gives viewers an idea of what to expect: “Based on an actual lie.” The film spun out of a 2016 piece Wang recorded for This American Life. I still haven...

 
 
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Ranking the best Pixar movies (and Cars 2 I guess...)

(ED Note: This feature originally ran in June of 2018. It has been updated the include the latest Pixar releases.) I've been a fan of Pixar for most of my life. Whenever Pixar gets around to making a new movie, whether it's an original...

 
 
 
 
 
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Review: The Lion King

When I reviewed Disney's live-action remake of The Jungle Book I proclaimed that it was a revolution in digital animation. The uncanny valley had been defeated and we now stood on the precipice  of a new era in CGI, where you stru...

 
 
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David Fincher sets his next film: Mank, starring Gary Oldman

It's been five years since we got a feature out of Fincher. Gone Girl was a 2014 smash, though he's certainly kept busy. He directed episodes of Mindhunter, the serial killer procedural series for Netflix that he executive produced. But Dav...

 
 
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The Tracker sounds like a long lost 80s romp

The Tracker is a new film starring Dolph Lundgren that looks like a long lost 80s action romp. It casts Lundgren as a "troubled warrior who returns home to solve the mystery of his family's murder." In all honesty, it looks boring as hell,...

 
 
 
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Sam Raimi suggests more Evil Dead could be summoned soon

There seems to be no keeping The Evil Dead franchise down! The Chosen One himself, Bruce Campbell, has retired from the role of Ashley J. Williams, but it seems that there could be more Evil Dead heading for the big screen sooner ...

 
 
 
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Review: Darlin'

Darlin' has followed a long and odd trajectory leading to its creation. This is actually the third film in a sort of trilogy, which started with 2009's Offspring, directed by Andrew van den Houten and based on a Jack Ketchum novel which its...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Jason Reitman's Ghostbusters nabs a few more cast members

According to a new report from Variety, sources have confirmed that Celeste O'Connor and Logan Kim have signed on to join Jason Reitman's Ghostbusters. Both have been cast in undefined roles for the film. The two will join Paul Rudd, Carrie...

 
 
 
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Cuphead cartoon is coming to Netflix

Cuphead is the little indy game that could. With it's wild success on Xbox and now Switch the game has captured the minds of gamers and probably broken a few controllers here and there. A major part of this, aside from challenging, old...

 
 
 
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The Jesus Rolls brings the Lebowski creep to center stage

1998 introduced the world to Jeff Lebowski, a man so chill he made ice cubes look hot by comparison. While intitially considered a disappointment in its theatrical release, the cult of The Dude gained steam over the following two decades. H...

 
 
 
 
 
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Halloween sequels are rumored to film back to back

Let's start off by saying that this is in no way confirmed, but is a rumor that is thought to contain some nuggets of truth.  This rumor is stating that David Gordon Green has signed on to direct the next two Halloween sequels. Not onl...

 
 
 
 
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The real reason #NotMyArielle is trending

Last week, Disney began to reveal some information on its upcoming The Little Mermaid live-action remake. Along with some rumored casting choices, the house of mouse confirmed that Halle Bailey would be playing the role of protagonist Ariel...

 
 
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Spider-Man: Far From Home sets holiday records

Spider-Man: Far From Home came in second ever on July 4th, but over the weekend it made up the loss and delivered the largest six-day opening ever with $185 million. Six day openings aren't actually all the common so Spidey didn't have...

 
 
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Full Maleficent: Mistress of Evil trailer out now

Time to go on another exciting ride with Angelina Jolie as Maleficent and this time things are seriously heating up. The full trailer finally made its debut this morning and it looks amazing. Aurora is finally getting her happily ever afte...

 
 
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We could see a reboot of The Mask with a female lead

Has it really been 25 years since The Mask made its crazy debut? It certainly has, and in the age of so many remakes and reboots it seems the creator of the film is open to the idea of not only a remake but mixing up the lead character...

 
 
 
 
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James Gunn confirms he could have directed a Superman movie

If you want to see a weird career trajectory in Hollywood, look no further than that of James Gunn. Confirming reports from earlier this year, the Guardians of the Galaxy director revealed casually in an Instagram comment that DC gave him t...

 
 
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Flixist on Youtube- Top 3 Spider-Man Movies Ever

Who is best Spider-Man of all-time? Spoiler Alert- It is not Andrew Garfield! I talk about my three favorite Spider-Man movies of all-time. Tobey is included, Jake Gyllenhaal might have swung my vote, and my favorite movie of last year make...

 
 
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MoviePass takes a break starting this 4th of July weekend

All those who stayed loyal to MoviePass through its very public mishaps and mismanagements likely feel spurned this week. Moviegoers in the United States are celebrating a long holiday weekend, but attempts to use the MoviePass service will...

 
 
 




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Iron Sky: The Coming Race"Bigger budget, older jokes"

 

Stuber"The Lyft of buddy cop Uber movies "

 

Crawl"Small spaces"

 

The Farewell"Sad, funny, but most importantly honest"

 

The Lion King"Play it again, Simba"

 

Darlin'"Feral and tender"

 

Midsommar"Sumer is Icumen in"

 

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 6 Episode 7 - "Toldja""Everyone is here (and lacking common sense)!"

 

Ophelia"Hamlet 2.0"

 

Maiden"Girls to the front, go rock the boat"

 

Yesterday"Nowhere man"

 

Spider-Man: Far from Home"EuroTrip except with superhero violence instead of sex"

 

The Third Wife"Fate has the upper hand."

 

Toy Story 4"An existential nightmare (for kids!)"

 

Jessica Jones Season 3"What is your truth?"

 

Men in Black: "Oh, they have crap overseas too!"

 

The Dead Don't Die"Shambling wreck or full of brains?"

 

Shaft"Shut cho mouth!"

 

Diamantino"Ignorance is bliss"

 

The Fall of the American Empire"Big ideas, bad ideas, muddled ideas"

 
 
 
 
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