2014: Best Movies: ‘Pride’

Just when you were probably saying “where’s our LGBT movie in support of coal miners film,” (okay, maybe not) the movie “Pride” came along this year and touched our hearts while also teaching a message of how different people can find common ground. Inspired by a true story, “Pride,” which stars Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, […]

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TV to Si: Flashback Friday with ‘Girl Meets World’ and ‘Beverly Hills 90210’ Stars

Congratulations, you made it! It’s Friday and the weekend is already upon us. No, there wasn’t any World Cup matches on today but hey, the players deserved a bit of downtime right?

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New on DVD: Pirate Radio, Defendor

Premiering today on Digital Versatile Disc are a pair of films about people who refused to think about life the way other people expected them to. The rock and roll rebels of Pirate Radio fought back against the conservative tyranny of 1960s Britain, while the unlikely superhero Defendor fights back against crime on the streets […]

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Comcast On Demand Today: Pirate Radio

Premiering on Comcast On Demand today is Pirate Radio, a comedy from Love Actually director Richard Curtis about 1960s Britain and how rock rebels dealt with the BBC’s denial of airtime to the musical revolution. Bill Nighy and his crew of pothead DJs (including American profanity enthusiast calling himself The Count [Philip Seymour Hoffman]) set […]

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Opening Wide: 2012, Pirate Radio

Two big time movies are opening wide today, and you get to decide which part of your brain to nourish with your choice between them. Do you go for the visceral, eye-popping, rubbernecking thrills involved in watching the end of the world in 2012, or should you treat yourself to some raucous British comedy about […]

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On Demand in HD Today: Valkyrie, Vikings vs. Aliens, Fanboys

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Valkyrie/140221/868632271/Valkryie%3A-Trailer-2/embed 420 355] Valkyrie Bryan Singer’s thriller about a real-life internal Nazi conspiracy to kill Adolf Hitler paints Col. Claus von Stauffenberg in a more noble light to allow him to be played by Tom Cruise. Bill Nighy, Eddie Izzard, Tom Wilkinson, Terence Stamp and Kenneth Branagh also star. (more…)

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New on DVD: Liam Neeson’s “Taken,” Anne Hathaway’s “Passengers,” “Underworld 3”

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Taken/141653/1017920399/Taken%3A-I-Will-Find-You/embed 420 355] Taken Liam Neeson says “I don’t know who you are. I don’t know what you want. If you’re looking for ransom, I can tell you I don’t have money. But what I do have are a very particular set of skills – skills I’ve acquired over a very long career, skills […]

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