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Best and Worst Movies of 2010
Monday, December 27 by

We know how much you value our opinion, so it’s that time when we tell you what we thought was awesome and what was crap at the movies this past year.

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Mickey Rourke Into Gay Rugby
Monday, December 27 by

Mickey Rourke came out on a British talkshow the other day as a future portrayer of a gay rugby player.

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‘Gulliver’s Travels’ Lays a Giant 3D Turd at the Box Office
Monday, December 27 by

I guess there’s really no shame in failing to match the raw-star power of Dan Aykroyd.

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Demi Lovato May Help Ruin ‘The Avengers’
Monday, December 27 by

Good news, Avengers fans! The film has a plot. Bad news, Avengers fans. The plot may involve Demi Lovato.

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‘And Soon The Darkness’ DVD Prize Pack Winner!
Thursday, December 23 by

And the winner is…

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Steven Soderbergh To Quit Directing For Painting
Thursday, December 23 by

Steven Soderbergh is not a happy tree.

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Tron Guy Gets Dressed Down At ‘Tron: Legacy’ Screening
Wednesday, December 22 by

Christmas arrived last week for Tron Guy (aka Jay Maynard) when Tron: Legacy opened nationwide, but his local theater wouldn’t let him in.

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Danny Trejo Talks ‘Machete 2′, Racist Humor
Wednesday, December 22 by

In an interview with Dread Central, actor Danny Trejo claimed that a Machete sequel, Machete Kills, was definitely in the works, and that director Robert Rodriguez has already written the script.

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‘Transformers: Dark Of The Moon’ Megatron Revealed
Wednesday, December 22 by

For those of you curious what blurry, incomprehensible clusterf*ck of sharp metal Megatron will transform into in Michael Bay’s Transformers: Dark Of The Moon, the wait is over.

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Phillip Noyce Peace-Outties On ‘Salt’ Sequel
Wednesday, December 22 by

Remember this past summer when Salt came out and everyone was super excited and saying things like, “Hey, I just saw Salt for like the fifth time. Probably gonna go back later today and see it again.” Me neither. But, hey, there’s talk of a sequel!

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Why They Done Talk So Funny In ‘True Grit’?
Wednesday, December 22 by

One thing you’ll notice when you see True Grit is that the dialogue is a little different. Obviously they don’t talk like OMG, WTF in the Old West, but it’s different than even the Clint Eastwood and John Wayne westerns.

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Oh, Good for Hu: Christian Bale Heads to China for ‘Nanjing Heroes’
Wednesday, December 22 by

Director Zhang Yimou, the man behind China’s opening ceremonies at the 2008 Olympic Games and Hero starring Jet Li, cast Bale after he was impressed with the actor’s knowledge of the so-called “Rape of Nanjing.”

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‘Avatar’ Most Pirated Movie of 2010
Tuesday, December 21 by

The good news just keeps on coming for James Cameron. Not only has Avatar grossed over $2.7 billion, it also holds the title of most pirated film of 2010 with 16.5 million illegal downloads.

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‘Madden Curse’ Movie Kicks Off
Tuesday, December 21 by

Whether you believe in The Madden Curse or roll your eyes at it, you have something new to roll your eyes at– Madden Curse: The Movie.

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Sony Mistakenly Thinks Dan Brown Can Write
Tuesday, December 21 by

Many people like to bitch and moan about Brown’s work just because it’s “clichéd” and “poorly written.” Those people need to chill the hell out. What’s the harm? It’s just mindless fun, like having sex with a coma patient.

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Iranian Filmmaker C-Blocked From Filmmaking For Twenty Years
Tuesday, December 21 by

Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi has been banned from filmmaking for twenty years. Harsh. It’s not like he directed Yogi Bear.

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Ken And Barbie Go Hawaiian In New Pixar Short
Monday, December 20 by

Despite the belief that they would clean their room and eat all of their vegetables like a good animation house, Pixar isn’t ready to put their toys away just yet.

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Christina Hendricks And Olivia Munn Will Pretend To Like Sarah Jessica Parker
Monday, December 20 by

The Weinstein Co. is off-setting the casting of Sarah Jessica Parker in I Don’t Know How She Does It by jamming this thing full with nerd-crushes. “Mad Men’s” Christina Hendricks and “The Daily Show’s” Olivia Munn have agreed to distract the audience in the new romantic comedy.

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Caption Contest: ‘And Soon The Darkness’ DVD Prize Pack!
Monday, December 20 by

To celebrate the release of And Soon The Darkness on DVD and Blu-ray December 28th, we’re giving away a DVD prize pack that includes And Soon The Darkness, The Disappearance of Alice Creed, The Crazies, and Frozen.

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McG Actually Fighting To Direct ‘Ouija’
Monday, December 20 by

File this under “Ugh.” McG and Breck Eisner are actually battling it out over who GETS to direct the big screen adaptation of Ouija. That’s right. They’re both willingly going out for the project.

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Alex Pettyfer To Play Cocky Race Car Guy
Monday, December 20 by

Appearing in a slew of upcoming films that range from “meh” to “yeah, okay maybe,” Alex Pettyfer is rising through the ranks. And now his transformation into Paul Walker is nearly complete.

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Sam Worthington Admits ‘Clash of the Titans’ Gave Audiences Greek Style
Sunday, December 19 by

Actor Sam Worthington has pulled a Shia LaBeouf by trashing his recent film, Clash of the Titans. But don’t worry! The upcoming sequel, Wrath of the Titans, won’t suck my tiny, three-inch cyclops.

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‘Alien’ Creator H.R. Giger Joins 3D Prequel
Sunday, December 19 by

H.R. Giger, the artist who designed the original Xenomorph, is on board for Ridley Scott’s Alien prequel. Not only that, but the prequel will be shot in 3D, and will probably be stretched into two films.

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Crappier Xmas Present: Mogwai or Chucky Doll?
Friday, December 17 by

We don’t always agree on the happenings in the entertainment industry and we like to make our beefs public. The givers in Gremlins and Child’s Play had no idea a mogwai and Chucky Doll would turn into such crappy Christmas gifts, but which would be worse to find under the tree? Fight!

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PaleyFest Is Getting The ‘Freaks & Geeks’ Back Together
Friday, December 17 by

Between “Freaks & Geeks” and “Undeclared,” Judd Apatow launched the careers of a lot of dudes. Now, all those dudes are going to be reunited onstage for PaleyFest 2011.

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More Hot Actresses Agree To Work With Channing Tatum
Friday, December 17 by

Rosario Dawson and Lynn Collins both want to be a part of Channing’s ten year high school reunion. The film’s basically a modern day remake of The Big Chill, which means they’ll be dancing to “Livin’ La Vida Loca” on MP3 instead of “Heard It Through the Grapevine” on vinyl.

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Mangold Takes Aim At Modern Day Western
Friday, December 17 by

The West ain’t as wild as it used to be, but all it takes is a couple of guns, a few pretty girls, and a heavy dose of hell bent vendetta to change all that.

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That Eric Bana Is Keeping Busy
Friday, December 17 by

Looks like Eric Bana won’t have a chance to play with his Christmas toys. He’s just signed on to a new crime thriller and has his eye on the presidency for another role.

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Spike Jonze And Charlie Kaufman Are Getting The Band Back Together
Friday, December 17 by

Good news for Arcade Fire. Spike Jonze is re-teaming with Charlie Kaufman for a secret project.

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Clooney To Defy Gravity As a Spaceman
Thursday, December 16 by

Having already conquered the skies, the battlefield, the deep south, Las Vegas, and the bedroom of every woman he has ever desired, there is only one place left for George Clooney to go: Outer effing space. Ah crap, he’s been there too.