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The Risk of The Amazing Spider-Man

(This is an extended preview of the PopRox column in Sunday’s Pocono Record, kinda like tonight’s preview of the season premiere of Wilfred on FX). When The Amazing Spider-Man premieres in theaters July 3, it represents one of the biggest risks in Hollywood history. Sony, the studio behind the first three Spider-Man movies, decided to trash […]

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Movie collectors are a dying breed

Movie collectors are a weird bunch. Most collectors of other items know the materials they’re collecting are pretty dorky, so they don’t tell anyone about it. Stamp collectors don’t walk up to you and say, “Guess what? I just found a 1937 2-cent Pony Express limited edition!” because they know you’ll look at them like […]

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avatar is the best (around!)

A day without TV news? Nooooooo!!! It’s true. Just about. Around the movie world: What can you say about Avatar that hasn’t been said already? It’s now officially the biggest movie ever. What people seem to be glossing over is how utterly incredible it is that the same director has the top two movies, and […]

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