Movies

Screenings Added to LCD Soundsystem Film: ‘Shut Up and Play the Hits’

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Tickets to the July 18 opening of the LCD Soundsystem film, Shut Up and Play the Hits, have sold out in approximately a dozen major cities. Therefore, Oscilloscope Laboratories has announced a number of encore showings that same night–and in the case of LCD Soundsystem’s hometown New York City, additional showings on July 19. Additional showings will be announced as ...

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Filmmaker Sydney Pollack Dies at 73

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Sydney Pollack, renowned filmmaker who created such pieces as Out of Africa, Tootsie, and starred in films like Michael Clayton, lost his battle with cancer this week. He was 73 years old. Spokeswoman Leslee Dart said Pollack was diagnosed with cancer about 10 months ago, but doctors were never able to determine the primary source of the disease. You can ...

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New on DVD: October 28, 2008

Journey to the Center of the Earth 3D

Journey to the Center of the Earth 3D: Before he takes on more mummies later this month, Brendan Fraser must first survive a trip through the prehistoric world in the Earth’s core. [Rated PG] Death Defying Acts: Guy Pearce slips on Harry Houdini’s straightjacket in a drama about the famous magician’s affair with a psychic. [Not Rated] Elite Squad: Two ...

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New to DVD: July 8, 2008

Stop Loss

Stop Loss Starring Ryan Phillippe, Abbie Cornish, Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ciarán Hinds, Timothy Olyphant, Victor Rasuk, and Rob Brown Sgt. Brandon King fought for America. He fought for freedom. He fought for his family. He gave everything, and then he came home to begin his life anew. But now his superiors want more: They want him back. (Paramount Pictures) ...

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Movies Opening This Weekend: September 12, 2008

Burn After Reading

Burn After Reading Director: Ethan Coen and Joel Coen Stars: Brad Pitt, Frances McDormand, George Clooney The Plot: A disk containing the memoirs of a CIA agent ends up in the hands of two unscrupulous gym employees who attempt to benefit from the discovery. The Women Director: Diane English Stars: Meg Ryan, Eva Mendes, Annette Bening The Plot: Happily married ...

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CALIFORNIA UEBER ALLES: Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Inglourious Basterds’

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A review by Dr. Joseph Suglia “The implied objective of this line of thought is a nightmare world in which the Leader, or some ruling clique, controls not only the future but the past. If the Leader says of such and such an event, ‘It never happened’ — well, it never happened. If he says that two and two are ...

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‘Dark Knight’ Official Trailer

The Dark Knight, the sequel to Batman Begins, stars Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Maggie Gyllenhaal, and Morgan Freeman. It’s looks pretty great! What do YOU think?

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DVD Releases: Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Image via Wikipedia Ali Baba & The Forty Thieves Beau Geste Callan: Set 1 A Day In The Life Dead Wood The Deep Five Fingers Garrison Garrison Keillor: The Man On The Radio In The Red Shoes Grumpy Old Men Jeff Garlin: Young & Handsome – A Night With Jeff Garlin The John Barrymore Collection: Sherlock Holmes/Dr. Jeckyll And Mr. ...

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