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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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Movie Catch-Up of 2010, Part 1

Since I’ve been on a movie kick lately, I wanted to get some thoughts out there about them before they became so stale you didn’t even remember the movies happened. Problem is, they got a little too long so I’m breaking it up into two parts, with a special bonus PopRox coming Thursday: TRUE GRIT: […]

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Have We Seen the Last of the Jack Black Era?

Here’s to hoping Santa was good to everyone, you got through Christmas without throwing a snowman plate at your stepmother and your drive in to work today was accident-free. That last one is asking a lot. If you’re on the mountain today, I’d advise not even going outside if you don’t have to. I stopped […]

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Turn of the Spider-Man

In the entertainment world, it’s always interesting to wonder why people take on impossible projects. Why did James Cameron want to go through pain-staking efforts, delays and budget upheavals to make Titanic? Why did Fox greenlight a single-minded serial show like 24 when just about every other serial show in TV history failed miserably? Why would […]

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