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  • Jump Out Boys - Blu-ray Disc

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Nov 17, 2009

    DMX and Kris Kristofferson star as two men who share a similar goal despite operating on opposite sides of the law in this action thriller set in post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans and centering on the search for a dangerous Mexican drug lord. New Orleans is in the cold grip of chaos, providing the perfect cover for Mexican drug lord Santiago Rodriguez to stage a daring escape from a local jail. Aiding Rodriguez in his escape is his powerful uncle, the notorious head of the Catalina Cartel. But in return for getting him out of jail, Rodriguez must pay his uncle the $15 million that his girlfriend stashed away after he was arrested. But getting his cash back will be no simple task for the crafty escaped convict, because standing in the way is a veteran cop (Kristofferson) determined to put Rodriguez back behind bars, and a notorious hit-man (DMX) seeking to settle the score for the death of his niece. With death closing in from one side and justice fast gaining ground on the other, the only hope for this dangerous drug lord is to escape in a hail or gunfire, or die trying. ~ Jason Buchanan, All Movie Guide
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    Edgar Ramirez says he ‘talking’ about joining Marvel's ‘Doctor Strange’

    Type: Article | Date: Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014

    Will the 'Deliver Us From Evil' star suit up as the Sorcerer Supreme?
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    The Stepfather

    Type: Event | Date: Friday, Oct 16, 2009

    Penn Badgley (Gossip Girl) stars in this horror thriller, and yes, it is based on the 1987 film.
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    'Twilight' dominates Teen Choice Awards nominations

    Type: Article | Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2013

    'Dark Knight Rises,' 'Iron Man 3,' Selena Gomez also receive multiple nominations
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    Roberto Orci opens up on plans for 'Amazing Spider-Man' spinoffs

    Type: Article | Date: Thursday, Jan 16, 2014

    Venom and Sinsister Six spinoffs planned in addition to 'Amazing Spider-Man' 4
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    The Rise of Thanos: Marvel has big plans for the villain on the big screen says Feige

    Type: Article | Date: Monday, Jun 23, 2014

    Studio head also discusses 'Ant-Man' director switch and 'Doctor Strange'
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    'Downton Abbey' plot spoilers pose big problem for U.S. viewers

    Type: Article | Date: Thursday, Jan 3, 2013

    Will Season 3's ratings suffer from belated Stateside airings?
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    Watch: Rage Against the Machine's Tom Morello perform at Occupy Wall Street

    Type: Article | Date: Thursday, Oct 13, 2011

    Performing as alter-ego The Nightwatchman
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    Coachella 2013: 2 Chainz draws huge crowds for shortened set

    Type: Article | Date: Saturday, Apr 13, 2013

    Downsides of large fest, plus Danny Brown, Ian MacKaye with the Evens
  • John Carpenter - Master of Fear

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Sep 15, 2009

    Includes - The Thing (1982), MPAA Rating: R Prince of Darkness (1987), MPAA Rating: R They Live (1988), MPAA Rating: R Village of the Damned (1995), MPAA Rating: R The Thing John Carpenter's The Thing is both a remake of Howard Hawks' 1951 film of the same name and a re-adaptation of the John W. Campbell Jr. story "Who Goes There?" on which it was based. Carpenter's film is more faithful to Campbell's story than Hawks' version and also substantially more reliant on special effects, provided in abundance by a team of over 40 technicians, including veteran creature-effects artists Rob Bottin and Stan Winston. The film opens enigmatically with a Siberian Husky running through the Antarctic tundra, chased by two men in a helicopter firing at it from above. Even after the dog finds shelter at an American research outpost, the men in the helicopter (Norwegians from an outpost nearby) land and keep shooting. One of the Norwegians drops a grenade and blows himself and the helicopter to pieces; the other is shot dead in the snow by Garry (Donald Moffat), the American outpost captain. American helicopter pilot MacReady (Kurt Russell, fresh from Carpenter's Escape From New York) and camp doctor Copper (Richard Dysart) fly off to find the Norwegian base and discover some pretty strange goings-on. The base is in ruins, and the only occupants are a man frozen to a chair (having cut his own throat) and the burned remains of what could be one man or several men. In a side room, Copper and MacReady find a coffin-like block of ice from which something has been recently cut. That night at the American base, the Husky changes into the Thing, and the Americans learn first-hand that the creature has the ability to mutate into anything it kills. For the rest of the film the men fight a losing (and very gory) battle against it, never knowing if one of their own dwindling number is the Thing in disguise. Though resurrected as a cult favorite, The Thing failed at the box office during its initial run, possibly because of its release just two weeks after Steven Spielberg's warmly received E.T.The Extra-Terrestrial. Along with Ridley Scott's futuristic Alien, The Thing helped stimulate a new wave of sci-fi horror films in which action and special effects wizardry were often seen as ends in themselves. ~ Anthony Reed, All Movie Guide Prince of Darkness Proving that you can never guess what you'll find when you clean out the basement, a man of the cloth discovers that ultimate evil has made a hiding place in his cellar in this tale of terror. Father Loomis (Donald Pleasance) is a priest who discovers a strange object in a church basement -- a canister filled with a swirling and volatile green substance. With the help of Professor Birack (Victor Wong), Loomis discovers the startling truth about his find -- it seems that Satan, who is actually an alien life form, had a son, and the essence of the devil's spawn is trapped inside the canister. The evil spirit has been guarded by a group calling themselves "The Brotherhood of Sleep," but the spirit has the ability to free itself whenever it decides the time is right...and it seems that time is just around the corner. Prince of Darkness was directed by horror master John Carpenter; he also wrote the screenplay under the pseudonym Martin Quatermass. ~ Mark Deming, All Movie Guide They Live John Carpenter wrote and directed this science fiction thriller about a group of aliens who try to take over the world by disguising themselves as Young Republicans. Wrestler Roddy Piper stars as John Nada, a drifted who makes his way into an immense encampment for the homeless. There he stumbles upon a conspiracy concerning aliens who have hypnotized the populace through subliminal messages transmitted through television, magazines, posters, and movies. When Nada looks through special Ray-Bans developed by the resistance leaders, the aliens lose their clean-cut "Dan Quayle" looks and resemble crusty-looking reptiles. N
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