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Maybe There Actually Should Be a Liam Neeson Day

If you saw New Girl last week, then Eagle fans are to Nick as Michael Vick is to Jess. We’re his emotional fluffer. We get all the perils and frustrations of the relationship while Atlanta fans already got the rewards when he was actually good. I’m not sure if I’ve ever been this frustrated as […]

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Bourne, Spice Girls, Comics, Trailers. It’s a Lot.

Let’s clean out the bookmarks today, so some of this might be a tad old, but it’s stuff I’ve been meaning to get to: There it is! It’s in there! Someone finally did it! Someone from Warner Bros. finally came out and blamed the Colorado movie theater shooting tragedy for less-than-expected box office results for Dark […]

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Predicting the Holiday Weekend Box Office

Some programming notes. There’s a new crop of trailers that have come out in the last month, so I’m gonna be reviewing a bunch of them Wednesday. On Thursday I’m putting out my top 10 TV shows of the year list and then they’ll be in Sunday’s PopRox column in the paper. We’ll try to […]

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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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Give ‘Em Some Emmy Love

Back with links tomorrow, but this is your weekly, extended look at the PopRox Sunday column: The Emmys had a hard job narrowing down the nominees back in the 80s when there were only three networks and scant original programming on any of the 10 or so other channels. Now? There are two new over-the-air networks, […]

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Pirates of the Caribbean Spin Team

There are still a couple days to enter for a chance to win two show tickets and two buffet tickets to the Lost 80s Live concert at Mt. Airy on Sunday. Deadline is Thursday, get your entries in ASAP! Watch out, here comes the spin! Pirates of the Caribbean 4 opened to $90.1 million this weekend […]

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Another 2010 Movie Recommendation with Conditions

Saw Blue Valentine over the weekend, and at the last minute, it was inserted it as my #4 movie of 2010 and coined it one of the four movies of the year I was actually excited about when I left the theater/DVD viewing. Well, as excited as you can be about seeing the most painfully realistic movie […]

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Is The King’s Speech Really the Good Will Hunting Prequel?

Just so I can manage to get one more plug in, don’t forget about the PopRox live chat tomorrow morning starting at 11 a.m. We’re going to be talking all things Oscar since the nominations come out at 8:30 a.m. tomorrow. We’re not bounding ourselves to Oscar talk, but that’s probably where most of the […]

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Best Bets for Best Picture

Got some really good news. Well, I think it’s really good news. The PopRox live chat scheduled for 11 a.m. Tuesday to talk about Oscar nominations will NOT be behind the PoconoRecord.com paywall and will be FREE for all users. I’m pretty friggin’ happy about that. When the Pocono Record started the paywall a couple months ago, I made […]

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See You at Noon!

Looks like we’ll have something big to talk about for today’s chat. You know, the PopRox live chat today. At noon. Right here. The big news of today is that those Hollywood types are pretty sneaky. The team behind the new Spider-Man franchise announced Andrew Garfield will be the new Spider-Man, coming to a theater near you exactly […]

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