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'The Dark Knight Rises' Beyond the Hype

  • By Matt Singer
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  • November 23, 2012 5:45 PM
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  • 9 Comments
Months after its release (and its fevered reception), how's Christopher Nolan's final Batman film hold up?

This Week in Year-End Movie Catch-Up

  • By Matt Singer
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  • November 23, 2012 10:04 AM
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  • 1 Comment
With top ten time looming on the horizon, here's what I watched this week to get ready.

Listen to Matt on The Cinephiliacs Podcast

  • By Matt Singer
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  • November 22, 2012 11:49 AM
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On this week's episode of The Cinephiliacs, your fearless blogger joins host Peter Labuza to talk about himself and then M. Night Shyamalan.

Matt Answers Every Criticwire Survey Question

  • By Matt Singer
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  • November 22, 2012 10:12 AM
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There are over 30 of them so far.

From the Wire: A "Fun in the Foyer" Furor

  • By Matt Singer
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  • November 21, 2012 5:29 PM
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  • 1 Comment
Also: what is "fun in the foyer?"

Elvis Mitchell Literally Laughs at the Idea of Becoming a Full-Time Critic Again

  • By Matt Singer
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  • November 21, 2012 1:27 PM
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  • 2 Comments
"The workload for a film critic today is just so Herculean," he tells Mediabistro.

Criticwire Picks: 'Rust and Bone,' 'Bad 25' and 'Central Park Five' Top a Crowded Holiday Weekend

  • By Steve Greene
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  • November 21, 2012 10:13 AM
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Another literary adaptation tops this week's new releases, but a pair of Thanksgiving Day documentaries tie in second place.

VODetails: 'The Fitzgerald Family Christmas'

  • By Matt Singer
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  • November 21, 2012 10:05 AM
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Is Edward Burns' latest film worth your VODollars?
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From the Wire: The 'Hitchcock' Fact-Check

  • By Matt Singer
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  • November 20, 2012 5:43 PM
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Comparing the new movie to the book it was based on.

Actually, Pauline Kael Did Occasionally Watch Movies More Than Once

  • By Matt Singer
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  • November 20, 2012 2:29 PM
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  • 1 Comment
An interesting tidbit that came out of our Criticwire panel discussion at the Digital Hollywood Summit.

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