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Rango: When You Combine Family Films and Drugs

Rango: When You Combine Family Films and Drugs

How can a family film that at times seems more like Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas work? We don't know, but we'll have whatever drugs the filmmakers were taking.
New Martha Marcy May Marlene Poster

New Martha Marcy May Marlene Poster

The drama-thriller stars Elizabeth Olsen (younger sister of Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen) as a woman who has escaped from a cult.
Marvel Needs to Aim for Higher Than Mediocre

Marvel Needs to Aim for Higher Than Mediocre

Marvel Comics gave audiences three blockbusters this year. They were good, but not great. If it doesn't step it up, the comic book genre is going to vanish real soon.
The Beaver: Mel Gibson’s Best Performance?

The Beaver: Mel Gibson’s Best Performance?

Mel Gibson has his issues. But there's no denying the man has talent, and it's on full display in Jodie Foster's The Beaver, now on DVD and Blu-Ray.
Win Win Comes to DVD: A Win Win for Audiences

Win Win Comes to DVD: A Win Win for Audiences

Paul Giamatti needs money. So he becomes the guardian of a senile old man to make some extra cash. Bad move? Or the best move he's ever made in his life?
Slay Yourself a Conan the Barbarian Prize Pack

Slay Yourself a Conan the Barbarian Prize Pack

Conan the Barbarian may have been slayed himself at the box office, but that just means your odds for winning this great prize pack are even higher.
Why Do Scientists Hate Us So Much?

Why Do Scientists Hate Us So Much?

Scientists never learn, do they? They want to help humanity. They want to cure diseases. They want to better mankind. But we all know what will inevitably happen.
The Best Colin Farrell Movies of All Time

The Best Colin Farrell Movies of All Time

Colin Farrell stars in this weekend's Fright Night remake. Let's look back on the best movies of the love-him-or-hate-him actor.
Priest Movie Review: Not So Heavenly

Priest Movie Review: Not So Heavenly

Paul Bettany is at it again, trying to be a Goody Two-Shoes by saving humanity from eternal damnation in Priest, on DVD and Blu-Ray this week.
The Woman in Black is One Scary Woman

The Woman in Black is One Scary Woman

Harry Potter is gone, but Daniel Radcliffe is still around, and if this new trailer is any indication, he may be around for a while.
30 Minutes or Less: The Best Comedy of the Summer

30 Minutes or Less: The Best Comedy of the Summer

From the director of Zombieland comes what could be the funniest movie of the year. 30 Minutes or Less is in theaters today.
Final Destination 5: Blood, Gore and More Gore

Final Destination 5: Blood, Gore and More Gore

The Final Destination sequels have been consistently disappointing, but Final Destination 5 may be an exception...
Mars Needs Moms Movie Review

Mars Needs Moms Movie Review

Mars Needs Moms is many things. It's a $150 million sci-fi "epic." It's also an epic flop. And failure. But as bad as it is, it deserves praise for one reason.
Emma Stone Needs and Gets ‘The Help’ Movie Review

Emma Stone Needs and Gets ‘The Help’ Movie Review

Emma Stone is everywhere these days, including The Help, the adaptation of the critically acclaimed book in theaters today.
Paul: An Out-Of-This-World Movie Review

Paul: An Out-Of-This-World Movie Review

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost (Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz) reunite again for the sci-fi comedy Paul - on DVD and Blu-Ray today.