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Sep 19, 2011
Brad Pitt has punk criminals to eliminate in new 'Killing Them Softly' trailer
Style and crime in New Orleans
Aug 2, 2012
Summer 2013 Most Anticipated #10-6: 'Man of Steel,' Star Trek,' and the return of Hit-Girl
Five very different films that indicate dark is the way to go this summer
Apr 25, 2013
Scratching our heads at the BBC's top 100 American Movies of All-Time
Don't expect Eastwood, Lee, Fincher or 'Blade Runner' on this list
Jul 21, 2015
20 film and TV directors to consider for the Spielberg/Kubrick 'Napoleon' miniseries
We have a few ideas if Mr. Spielberg says no to the director's chair
Mar 15, 2013
Did Oscar return to the Sundance Film Festival this year?
Did the 2015 season sprout in Park City?
Jan 29, 2014
Can Sony Classics land two Best Actor nominations for 'Foxcatcher?'
Both Steve Carell and Channing Tatum are drawing Cannes raves for their work
May 20, 2014
Could critical praise of Will Forte's 'Nebraska' subtlety lead to Best Supporting Actor traction?
The former 'SNL' funny man could end up nominated alongside co-star Bruce Dern
Nov 15, 2013
Final 'James Bond: Legends' trailer promises gamers a trip through Bond's legacy
Could this be one of the good Bond games?
Oct 15, 2012
6 movie stars on the summer movie hot seat in May
From Seth MacFarlane to Drew Barrymore, these are this month's big players
May 1, 2014