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Brazil

Original Brazil Trailer Promises A Charming Film About “Taking a Stand”

Posted July 29, 2014 by Charlie Jane Anders

After Terry Gilliam’s Brazil was butchered for American audiences, the studio promoted it with this trailer — which actually presents the film pretty accurately. Except for the trailer voiceover, which somehow makes the whole thing sound terribly charming.

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Comics

Behold The Official Deadpool Movie Test Footage In Hi-Res Here!

Posted July 29, 2014 by Rob Bricken

Authentic! Approved! Non-bootlegged! If you didn’t get to see the test footage of a Ryan Reynolds-voiced, potentially all-CG version of the Merc with a Mouth earlier this week — or even if you did, and want to see it the way it ought to be seen — watch it here, now. I say again: It’s so perfect it will break you heart that this movie hasn’t been made yet.

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Books

A Dragonriders Of Pern Movie May Finally Happen!

Posted July 29, 2014 by Meredith Woerner

Warner Bros. has optioned Dragonriders Of Pern. With The Dark Knight series done, Harry Potter over, and The Hobbit winding down, it’s only natural for Warner Bros. to be searching for the next big franchise. Cross every single finger you have for thi…

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General

Someone Needs To Make All These Fake Movies For Real

Posted July 29, 2014 by Ria Misra

Whether tapping into the Hulk’s sensitive side or taking the epic battle of Superman and Batman to the venue that it was always meant to end in (small claims court), the fact that these movies don’t really exist will never stop making us sad. Fortunat…

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Comics

The Worst Badvertising and Best Radvertising of Comic-Con 2014

Posted July 29, 2014 by Meredith Woerner

The bigger Comic-Con gets, the more the marketing madness spreads across San Diego. And this year, the advertising was everywhere. Some good, some pretty terrible. So we picked through the swag and the interactive experiences, to find the very best…

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General

Idiocracy Is a Cruel Movie And You Should Be Ashamed For Liking It

Idiocracy Is a Cruel Movie And You Should Be Ashamed For Liking It

Remember that 2006 movie Idiocracy? The one where Luke Wilson plays an average underachiever who wakes up 500 years in the future, only to realize that he’s now the smartest person on Earth? And everyone else is dumb — like, really dumb? Well, that movie is cruel and terrible and you should be ashamed for liking it. Seriously.

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Culture

The secrets to Robert Altman’s success

Posted July 29, 2014 by Barry Hertz

Ron Mann’s new doc aims to answer film’s ultimate question: What is ‘Altman-esque’?

The post The secrets to Robert Altman’s success appeared first on Macleans.ca.

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General

Movie Trailer: MAD MAX: ROAD FURY

Posted July 29, 2014 by Nicola Gossips

#movies

First the movie posters, now the first movie trailer for MAD MAX: ROAD FURY.

MAD MAX: ROAD FURY, a reboot of the 1976 action film MAD MAX, is directed and written by the originator of the franchise, George Miller and stars Tom Hard…

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General

Movie Posters: MAD MAX: ROAD FURY

Posted July 27, 2014 by Nicola Gossips

#movies

The remake to the Mel Gibson 1979 classic, MAD MAX is set to hit theatres sometime in 2015.

The reboot, MAD MAX: ROAD FURY stars Tom Hardy in the title role of “Mad Max”, with Charlize Theron and Nicholas Hoult along for the ride.

A apo…

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Canada

Best Motorcycle Movies

Posted July 27, 2014 by Anonymous

As you read this, Dave and I are driving around Lake Superior on a couple of Honda Motorcycles. Passing through three US States and a huge portion of Northern Ontario, we’re covering over 2500km on our bikes. On the road, we’ve had a lot of time to think about things and while riding, I went through a list of some of the best motorcycle movies and moments that we’ve ever seen. Dave and I talked through our Scala communication devices as [...]

Read the original post Best Motorcycle Movies on Adventure Travel blog for Couples | The Planet D.

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General

Movie Trailer: NIGHTCRAWLER

Posted July 26, 2014 by Nicola Gossips

#movies #TIFF14 #NIGHTCRAWLERMOVIE

The first (very creepy) movie trailer for NIGHTCRAWLER is out. The thriller stars a barely recognizable Jake Gyllenhaal as a drifter and petty thief who joins a group of nocturnal freelance photographers who scour …

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General

First full trailer of Fifty Shades of Grey (VIDEO)

Posted July 24, 2014 by Jes

Ugh. The first Fifty Shades of Grey trailer came out today. Dislike.The version of Beyonce’s Crazy in Love that is on it – kind of really like that shit. So there’s that. Go Bey.XOXOJes…

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Entertainment

Fifty Shades Of Grey Trailer Drops And So Do Our Jaws

Posted July 24, 2014 by Anonymous

Alright ladies, hold on to the edge of your seats! We may still have to wait until Valentine’s Day 2015 to get the full film, but the trailer for the film adaptation of E.L James’ bestselling novel Fifty Shades Of […]

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General

On Harvey Weinstein and Snowpiercer’s North American Distribution Model

Posted July 22, 2014 by James Bow

This probably deserves repeating. In my earlier review of Snowpiercer, I suggested that the distribution company’s decision to extremely limit the release of the movie was a fit of pique resulting from the director refusing an edict to cut twenty…

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General

Stop the World, I Want to Get Off! Snowpiercer Reviewed

Posted July 20, 2014 by James Bow

Snowpiercer, the English-language debut of acclaimed South Korean movie director Bong Joon-ho, is a movie that “they” don’t want you to see. Who are they? Well, that would be Harvey Weinstein and his people at the Weinstein Company who…

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Comedy

The Movie Sex Tape Serves Up Online Laughs That Hit Reality #BedroomSpice

Posted July 18, 2014 by Jodi

Being a mom blogger and working online as a basic 24/7 job, I had to make a decision on how much of my personal life I wanted to share. The Internet is crazy, as everything goes completely viral within seconds.  You have to be forever careful about what to share… Read more »

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General

The Onion On Movies

Posted July 13, 2014 by bigcitylib

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Allan's Perspective

Great lines from great movies!

Posted July 10, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

The weekend is coming and the Mrs. Herself and I have decided to go to the movies. We have a method that keeps everybody happy folks! The Mrs. Herself checks the movie times and finds two movies in the same cineplex, at about the same time, that we can see! For example, she wants to […]

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General

Assorted Thoughts on a Sunday Morning.

Posted June 29, 2014 by James Bow

Credit Dave at Blogography for the inspiration for this overdue blog post. So Erin has become addicted to Downton Abbey. And while I don’t share her love of the series, I’ve seen enough of it to appreciate its high calibre…

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General

Dumber and Dumber To first trailer

Posted June 11, 2014 by Jes

I  think I am still intellectually scarred from the first one.Seriously, my brain. Trauma.XOXOJes…

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Alberta

Christopher Nolan’s Alberta filmed Interstellar (TRAILER)

Posted May 19, 2014 by Jes

Christopher Nolan, what is going on here?! The trailer for Interstellar gives no more clarity on what the film is about. (Clarity is not Nolan’s middle name. I still don’t know what the hell happened in Inception.)Last year the star studded cast of Chr…

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Film

“Her” and the future of empathy

Posted January 16, 2014 by Darren

“Her” is both a love story and a ruminative critique of how we use technology. Yet, it’s also a meditation on empathy.

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