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Top 20 Movies for 2011 (and the Worst)

A quick note: Live chat! Live chat! We’re doing to live online chat thing Friday at 11 a.m., if you haven’t heard. If you’ve never hung out at one of the live chats, I take my cues directly from you guys. Whatever you want to talk about it what we’ll talk about. We’ve got Oscars on [...]

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Revisiting the Summer Movie Slate and Looking to the Fall

Rain or no rain, we can still hit the links: It’s the Tuesday after Labor Day. Kids are back in school. It’s cold. The only thing that says it’s still summer is the date. That makes this as good a time as any to go back and assess my summer movie box office predictions from May. My predictions: 1. Tranny [...]

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My Best Friend’s Sister’s Brother’s Boyfriend’s Girlfriend Said Ferris Bueller Turns 25 Today

Linkage now, concert announcement tomorrow (sorry for the delay): Here’s your latest pop culture anniversary to make you feel really, really old. 25 years ago today, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off hit theaters. 25 friggin’ years ago. I’m pretty sure I just felt a bunch of hair fall off my head and my back start to [...]

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Super 8 Gets a Trailer. A Real Trailer.

Wednesday morning links: See, was this so hard? JJ Abrams finally has released a full-length, full-disclosure kind of trailer for the summer event movie Super 8. That’s about eight months since the original WTF teaser trailer turned people against the movie and started the Internet buzzing about it. OK, turned me against the movie. It’s already got [...]

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Super Bowl Hangover

I’ve been out of touch with the world for a couple days, so I’m learning about all this stuff as I write it, enjoy the sports-related links: The Super Bowl is barely about football anymore. It’s only about football to the fans of the teams playing. Even actual football fans that like other teams are [...]

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