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Top 10 Greatest Science Fiction Masterpieces of All Time

After three decades, Ridley Scott's masterpiece BLADE RUNNER is getting a second chapter. While I would never have thought a sequel was necessary, Denis Villeneuve has crafted an absolute masterpiece. Being a lofty word, many films are attributed as masterpieces when they are simply very good. So, I decided to assemble a list of the ten science fiction films I deem worthy of being called the...
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Why It Works: Children Of Men

Why It Works is an ongoing column which breaks down some of the most acclaimed films in history and explores what makes them so iconic, groundbreaking, and memorable. ****SPOILERS AHEAD**** The year is 2027, humans have lost the ability to procreate, and the world has gone to shit. The United Kingdom, while one of the few functioning societies left, has become a volatile...
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Exclusive Video: Top 10 Small Details You Never Noticed in Movies

Our latest Exclusive Cool video is all about the little details in movies you probably have never noticed before, even if you've watched them countless times. I'm talking about things like the fruit on Lt. Lois Einhorn's desk in ACE VENTURA: PET DETECTIVE, or how Carl Weathers ' Chubbs Peterson is frequently seen wearing a Lacoste (whose logo resembles an alligator)...
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The Good, The Bad & The Badass: Clive Owen

Last time on The Good, The Bad & The Badass , we took a look at the big-screen career of (fictional) super-spy extraordinaire James Bond. This week, we go back to looking at the career of a real person, coincidentally one who came very close to playing 007 at one point... Clive Owen I've been a giant Clive Owen fan for fifteen years now. I was lucky...
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Movie Jail: This week's defendant is...Clive Owen!

This is Movie Jail, a unique maximum security prison that houses some of the worst writers, directors, actors and producers from Hollywood and beyond. Their crimes? The offenses vary from convict to convict but most of these inmates have contributed negatively to the film world to some capacity and his or her misdeeds have covered a long enough period of time that the authorities had...
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C'mon, Hollywood: Where is our next great American action film?

It seems like action movies from the U.S. these days just arenít all that great, you know? Aside from comic book adaptations, giant robots and Jason Statham vehicles, itís pretty slim pickings for an action junkie looking to get his rocks off cinematically speaking. The last great action movie I can think of at the top of my head is easily THE RAID: REDEMPTION and you can imagine...
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Top 10 Long Take Scenes of All Time (Video Edition)

As directors move away from celluloid to digital filmmaking, some of the greatest camera tricks of all time are easily accomplished via technology. Back in the day, if you wanted a long tracking shot, you actually needed to build track to make it happen. When you see one of these shots, it takes your brain some time to register just how intricate the creation of it would be. Sometimes you...
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Cool Videos (Exclusive): Bloody good compilation of some of the most shocking and unexpected movie deaths!

Let's go ahead and start this off with an obvious SPOILER warning. If you are new to movies then this clip ain't for you. If you've been around the block more than a few times then this won't likely ruin anything for you. That said, if you're a spoiler nazi, just steer clear. Okay, on to business. This compilation of some of the most shocking and surprising movie deaths comes...
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The Ten Spot: Best Post-Apocalyptic Movies (Video Edition)

With OBLIVION opening today, I spent some time reflecting on my favorite post-apocalyptic movies. As a sub-genre, the post-apocalyptic story can take the mode of everything from a comedy like ZOMBIELAND to a stark drama like ON THE BEACH. Sometimes, it can even be a family movie like 9 or an action movie like CYBORG. But, in all of the history of film, these films are the ones that I...
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