Oscar Breakdown: Surprises and Snubs

The 82nd Annual Academy Award nominations were announced this morning, and one would think the expansion of the Best Picture category to include ten films instead of five for the first time since 1944 would cut down on the talk of films getting snubbed, but that doesn’t seem to be the case so far. Morgan […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: “District 9” on Cloud 9

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/District-9/148114/1182215156/District-9%3A-Trailer-2/embed 580 476] Finally, a triumph for originality and quality as District 9, the starless sci-fi story from a completely non-American point of view manages to take the box office in the U.S. by being too awesome to ignore. Might we see a District 10? 1. District 9 – $37m 2. G.I. Joe: The […]

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In Selected Theaters: “It Might Get Loud,” Hayao Miyazaki’s “Ponyo”

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/It-Might-Get-Loud/146899/1147084641/It-Might-Get-Loud%3A-Trailer/embed 580 476] It Might Get Loud Buy tickets at Fandango! You likely heard the news that Les Paul, the inventor of the solid-body electric guitar, died yesterday at the age of 94. Could there possibly be any better way to celebrate the memory of the man who made rock and roll possible than […]

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