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Top 20 Movies of 2012

My favorite blog post of the year, my top 20 movies of 2012. Yeah, it’s late. But since I don’t actually review movies, I don’t get them sent to me by the studio. I gotta schlep around and wait for them to come to a local theater. That also means I haven’t seen everything that [...]

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Predicting Some More Summer Bombs

 It used to be pretty easy to pick out a movie that bombs. You’d look at the box office figures over an opening weekend and say, Bomb. That’s not how it goes anymore. There is so much useless, red-herring rhetoric and spin that a Hollywood executive could convince you seven different ways that Howard the [...]

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Super Bowl Hangover, Now with Less Booze

Links: If you didn’t know who MIA was Sunday morning, you probably do now. And isn’t that the point of flipping the bird while 111 million people are watching? To make sure you get noticed by the 110.5 million that didn’t know you before? So good for her. She made sure she’ll stay in the international conscious [...]

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Invasion of the Trailers

Haven’t done this in a while, and with the trailer release this week for what could be 2012′s two biggest movies, this is as good a place as any to grade some trailers for upcoming movies: DARK KNIGHT RISES The Internet seems to be working just fine, thanks, after the bootleg trailer for Dark Knight Rises [...]

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Conan’s new home of the Braves

We’ve got a new home for Coney! Conan O’Brien has announced he’s going to TBS in a five-year deal at the network starting in November. He’ll start at 11 p.m. and George Lopez, the newest late-night show that started in November, will move to midnight. It’s the rarest of rare deals in Hollywood, where everyone [...]

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