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Disney Movies Gone Wrong

This is a guest post by Ken Myers. Over the years I have been a huge fan of Disney movies and so when our children were born I was excited about sharing all of my favorites with them. Not only did I want to share the old favorites with my kids but I was excited […]

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If You Want Blood, You Got It: Violent Movie Milestones

This is a guest post by Marie Sumner. Who doesn’t love a good action movie?  Guys and gals blazing away with a gun in each hand, punching and kicking the living daylights out of each other, blowing some stuff up real good—now that’s my idea of entertainment.  Movies like Hard-Boiled, Kill Bill and The Raid: Redemption didn’t just pop […]

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Ten Worst Movie Accents

This is a guest post by Zack Mandell, who is a movie enthusiast and owner of www.movieroomreviews.com and writer of movie reviews about movies such as The Departed. He writes extensively about the movie industry for sites such as Gossip Center, Yahoo, NowPublic, and Helium. Back in February of this year, Meryl Streep won her […]

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The Iron Giant on Netflix Streaming

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5 German Silent Classics on Netflix Streaming

In the 1910s and 20s, the artistic movement known as German Expressionism flourished in theater, dance, architecture, and painting, but perhaps made its biggest impact on the young medium of cinema. The mark of these visually striking, often creepy films can be seen in many later American productions, not merely through artistic influence but also […]

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ABC Sitcom ‘GCB’ Captures Christian Satire at its Finest

This is a guest post by Maria Rainier. There are tons of books that are turned into full length features for the silver screen. But what about books adapted for the small screen, aka TV? While far and in between, there is one that has definitely caught our attention. Earlier this month ABC finally premiered […]

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Three Engrossing Documentaries on Netflix Instant Streaming

This is a guest post by Angelita Williams. If you’re tired of watching the same high-budget Hollywood-produced motion picture, whether it’s the newest action movie or comedy, I have a recommendation for you. Why not venture to the documentary section of your Netflix and investigate the true and compelling stories of real people? There are […]

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What is Netflix?

I have had several people ask me about Netflix – what it is, what it does, what it costs – so I thought I would tell you about my experiences with it. I have been a member for several years now, and I have referred several people to the service – here are my thoughts […]

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Prime Time Crime: The Five Best Crime Shows on TV Right Now

This is a guest post by Jacelyn Thomas. For the same reason that there are thousands of murder mystery novels sitting on the bestseller shelves of every book store, there are dozens of crime shows airing on prime time television each night. Stories about crime, mystery, and everyday heroes are sensational. By exploring crime in […]

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Contest Winner!

Thanks to all who participated in Science Fiction Movie and Book Give Away contest this week! Congratulations to Will, who posted my favorite comment, about Gattaca: “1 of my all time favorite movies as well. It was so believable that genetics based discrimination was simultaneously illegal & the foundation of society. As valid a prediction […]

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Science Fiction Movie and Book Give Away!

Every day Monday June 27 through Sunday July 3 I will be reviewing science fiction movies. If you leave a comment on any of my posts on these days, you will have a chance to win: The Adjustment Bureau – The new movie starring Matt Damon inspired by a short story written by Philip K. […]

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In Honor of Memorial Day

First a big “Thank You” to all who have served or are currently serving in the Military. Thank you for fighting for our freedom. Thank you for protecting our rights. Thank you for your sacrifices. You are all heroes! Next… Do you like war movies? If so you’re at the right place. In honor of […]

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DVDs That Release Today: Tangled, Black Swan, Mother Load

Disney’s Tangled, the psychological thriller Black Swan, and an older movie, Mother Load are three great films that release on DVD today.

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