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Alternate Title: The Last Movie

If you’re interested in a half-assed review of Friday’s Fringe finale, head to the bottom. If not, enjoy some links: You can’t convince me any right-thinking studio person had any kind of expectations about the Schwarzenegger movie The Last Stand. Even though it B-O-M-B-E-D BOMBED this weekend to the tune of a putrid $6 million, [...]

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More Star Wars, a Great Time to Be a Movie Fan, and Our Local Model

Links for the day, back tomorrow with the Fun Guide: If I’m going to be sick of the Star Wars rumors for the next 2.5 years, then by golly, so are you. I wonder if I could manage to post some kind of Star Wars rumor every day until 2015? Hmmmm. That sounds like a [...]

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Show Renewals, How Kevin Smith is Being Wiped from Your Memory and New Pilot Reviews

Don’t forget to enter for a chance to win VIP passes to the grand opening event of the Cinemark Stroud Mall on Nov. 3! I’ve got five sets of four tickets each I’ll be giving away to five lucky winners. Go here for all the rules on how to enter. The deadline is Monday, so [...]

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George Lopez, TV Show Comings and Goings and Bruce Willis Jumps the Shark for Good

Right to the links, we’re loaded today: I can’t say that I watched more than 37 consecutive seconds of any episode of Lopez Tonight. Which also means that I’ve never watched 37 consecutive seconds of anything George Lopez has ever done. So it’s not really moving my needle that the talk show got canned and [...]

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The End of Desperate Housewives

ZZ Top. Free Tickets. Aug. 20, Mountain Laurel. You handle the rest. Links: Good news for people who like good movies! That’s all of us, by the way. Planet of the Apes, buoyed by reviews that went out of its way to give the overriding message of, “It actually doesn’t suck, you know, like some other [...]

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Where Have You Gone, FX?

There was a time when FX was the place people too poor to pay for HBO went to watch the best TV on TV. In the early and mid-90s, everything FX put on the air was a complete critical and ratings home run. The Shield (2002) and Nip/Tuck (2004) each won Golden Globes for best [...]

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Complaining About the VMAs is soooo 2004

Just two more days to the PopRox live chat! This will be the third we’ve done, and we’re going to do it on the first Friday of every month from now on. So get those questions ready and we’ll see you here Friday at noon. Or if you want, you can follow through Twitter at [...]

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Comic Book Movie News

We got our five winners for the Wurst Festival tickets, thanks to everyone who entered! there’s going to be another contest coming up in a couple weeks, so keep an eye out for it. Right to the links: So much for Marvel not keeping Hulk on The Avengers roster. Looks like Mark Ruffalo could take [...]

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The end of Nip/Tuck

It won’t be as big as when Lost ends in May. It’s nowhere near the level of a Seinfeld or Friends finale. It won’t even be as big as a Two and a Half Men series finale. But when Nip/Tuck ends tonight after six tumultuous seasons that redefined how TV — cable stations specifically – could construct [...]

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