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By guest: @DEARKSTAN - the director was asked by a fan on twitter if the film would go directly to tv first and drake responded saying that it would be…

Watch: Kristen Stewart & Nicholas Hoult Fall In Love In New Trailer For Drake Doremus’ ‘Equals’

Feb 14th, 2016 7:20am

By DearKStan: So another film tailored to Kristen Stewart's emotional constipation. Hooray. Too bad we can bet film reviewers will praise her like she's…

Watch: Kristen Stewart & Nicholas Hoult Fall In Love In New Trailer For Drake Doremus’ ‘Equals’

Feb 14th, 2016 2:39am

By Rey: Hate to say it, but some of these movies are absolutely boring. Try watching more movies.

The 25 Best Sci-Fi Films Of The 21st Century So Far

Feb 14th, 2016 1:39am

By The Poster with no name : L'arena

Watch: 3-Minute Video Makes Side-By-Side Comparison Of ‘Yojimbo’ And ‘A Fistful Of Dollars’

Feb 14th, 2016 1:08am

By Jack: Fassbender's fangirls in full force in the comments section lol

'The Big Short' Co-Writer Thinks Casting Of Michael Fassbender In 'Steve Jobs' Was "Problematic"

Feb 13th, 2016 10:39pm

By Mary: I think the movie worked better without the action scenes they scrapped. After you have seen one barrage of bullets, how many more do you…

'Deadpool' Writer Details Action Scenes That Were Removed When Budget Was Cut By $7 Million

Feb 13th, 2016 7:37pm

By Christian: Markunator is right to a degree, calling you out DORIS the first thing this article did wrong in judging a cinematic work was bring in a…

The 20 Worst Films Of 2015 So Far

Feb 13th, 2016 5:20pm

By Yann: Thank you a very pleasant read and well written has usual many more could be added but I think this list covers the subject perfectly and…

Let's Talk About Sex: 20 Movies About Losing Your Virginity

Feb 13th, 2016 3:34pm

By It's Mr Gupta: It'll kill him trying, and it'll gross about ten bucks. Er, go Terry!

Terry Gilliam Now Says 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' Will Start Shooting In September

Feb 13th, 2016 2:23pm

By Ann Tebly: Michael Fassbender is more than brilliant in Steve Jobs. He captured the essence of that man, made him real, understandable and human. For me…

'The Big Short' Co-Writer Thinks Casting Of Michael Fassbender In 'Steve Jobs' Was "Problematic"

Feb 13th, 2016 12:26pm

By brian january: See my lists of all-time great action movies on my blogger page!

The 25 Best Action Movies Of The 21st Century So Far

Feb 13th, 2016 11:37am

By Dave: Spielberg, arguably the most powerful man in Hollywood, has every incentive to speak for the Academy's interests. He's shifting the blame…

Steven Spielberg Talks Academy Diversity Changes, Says Awards Campaigns Need To Be Reigned In

Feb 13th, 2016 11:19am

By Dave: Steve Job's megalomania was a very AMERICAN sort of megalomania. It would be a real stretch for such a thoroughly European act like Fassbende…

'The Big Short' Co-Writer Thinks Casting Of Michael Fassbender In 'Steve Jobs' Was "Problematic"

Feb 13th, 2016 11:09am

By Syed Irfan Ajmal: I think Fassbender did a superb job. I would love to watch the movie again and I rarely do that.

'The Big Short' Co-Writer Thinks Casting Of Michael Fassbender In 'Steve Jobs' Was "Problematic"

Feb 13th, 2016 11:05am

By Aramat: Why did you even post this article! Michael Fassbender's brilliance was that he could transcend the physical resemblance to Steve Jobs to…

'The Big Short' Co-Writer Thinks Casting Of Michael Fassbender In 'Steve Jobs' Was "Problematic"

Feb 13th, 2016 10:51am

By Bernie Sandwiches: What's the name of the piece of music used here? I know it's in the grave escape sequence in "Kill Bill, Vol. 2" but I can't figure…

Watch: 3-Minute Video Makes Side-By-Side Comparison Of ‘Yojimbo’ And ‘A Fistful Of Dollars’

Feb 13th, 2016 10:05am

By Jack: I make this guy's words mine. Fassbender was totally miscast and people really exaggerate when they praise him. He's not brilliant in Jobs,…

'The Big Short' Co-Writer Thinks Casting Of Michael Fassbender In 'Steve Jobs' Was "Problematic"

Feb 13th, 2016 10:05am

By Patrick: Fassbender is brilliant in this role . I doubt you'd find a more commited actor in Hollywood . It took balls to take on such a famous person…

'The Big Short' Co-Writer Thinks Casting Of Michael Fassbender In 'Steve Jobs' Was "Problematic"

Feb 13th, 2016 9:32am

By Dear Terry: The director said it would hit theaters first which these deals do sometimes do. Don't lose sleep over it.

Watch: Kristen Stewart & Nicholas Hoult Fall In Love In New Trailer For Drake Doremus’ ‘Equals’

Feb 13th, 2016 7:35am

By Vince: Upstream Color doesn't deserve to be on that list, or any other list. unwatchable by 90% of the public.

The 25 Best Sci-Fi Films Of The 21st Century So Far

Feb 13th, 2016 6:28am