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Ed Koch, New York's Mayoral Movie Critic, Passes Away at the Age of 88

  • By Matt Singer
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  • February 1, 2013 12:36 PM
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Hizzoner was a lifelong movie lover, and contributed regular (critic bashing) film reviews.

A Good Day To Win All Four 'Die Hard' Movies on Blu-ray

  • By Matt Singer
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  • February 1, 2013 11:41 AM
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  • 3 Comments
We're giving a way a copy of the new 'Die Hard' Blu-ray. Here's how to get it.
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VODetails: 'Day of the Falcon'

  • By Matt Singer
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  • February 1, 2013 10:03 AM
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Is this epic about a battle over oil in the Middle East worth your VODollars?
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Philadelphia Weekly Cuts Capsule Reviews (UPDATED)

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 31, 2013 6:08 PM
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  • 2 Comments
The weekly paper will no longer print capsule reviews.

Toward a Unified Theory of Rambo Movies

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 31, 2013 2:15 PM
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  • 2 Comments
Trying to figure out which "Rambo" is best leads to some deeper questions.

From the Wire: Eff Deliberate Mediocrity

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 31, 2013 10:54 AM
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  • 1 Comment
On why a D- is actually a worse rating than an F.

VidCritz: 'Sucker Punch' Reconsidered

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 30, 2013 12:35 PM
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  • 6 Comments
Whether you loved or hated Zack Snyder's "Sucker Punch," you didn't understand it. That's the message (and the title) of a new video essay on the film by /Film's Adam Quigley.
More: VidCritz, Video

Criticwire's Sundance Film Festival Survey

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 30, 2013 10:50 AM
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'Before Midnight,' 'After Tiller,' and 'Fruitvale' topped our poll of Sundance critics.

An MIT Student At Sundance 2013

  • By Katie Edgerton
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  • January 30, 2013 10:14 AM
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  • 0 Comments

From the Wire: A Nun and a Film Critic

  • By Matt Singer
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  • January 29, 2013 2:45 PM
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Rose Pacatte, a nun of the Daughters of St. Paul, covered the Sundance Film Festival for The National Catholic Reporter.

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