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Fight for your right to maim in the new trailer for The Purge: Election Year

Two years after choosing not to kill the man who killed his son, former police sergeant Barnes ( Frank Grillo ) has become head of security for Senator Charlene Roan ( Elizabeth Mitchell ), the front runner in the next Presidential election due to her vow to eliminate the Purge. As you can imagine, that doesn't sit well with those in power and a hit is put out on the Senator during...
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Let everyone know you purged with new TV spot for The Purge: Election Year

The marketing minds over at Universal Pictures have a wealth of prime opportunity in front of them the next few months as they ramp up promotion on THE PURGE: ELECTION YEAR. With campaign ads plaguing the television airwaves wherever a caucus or primary is happening and with candidates and Super PACs ready to take things to another level once party nominations have been secured,...
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Sound the alarms; the first trailer for The Purge: Election Year has arrived

THE PURGE: ELECTION YEAR aims to to reveal the next terrifying chapter that occurs over 12 hours of annual lawlessness sanctioned by the New Founders of America in order to keep the criminal element at bay. It’s been two years since Leo Barnes ( Frank Grillo ) stopped himself from a regrettable act of revenge in THE PURGE: ANARCHY. Now serving as head of security for Senator...
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Cool Videos: Tom Hanks' audition tape for Forrest Gump

A few of you may have already seen this, but I figured I'd still show you Tom Hanks ' audition tape for FORREST GUMP since this year is the 20th anniversary of the Robert Zemeckis movie. It also features Robin Wright Penn reading for Jenny, the two kids who played the younger versions of Forrest and Jenny, and Haley Joel Osment as Forrest Jr. It's interesting to watch, but like...
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Cool Videos: Revisit all of the Best Picture winners from the 1990s

It is hard to believe that FORREST GUMP is twenty years old. In fact, it is quite disturbing for me to think that SILENCE OF THE LAMBS and DANCES WITH WOLVES are even older. In fact, some of the most iconic movies from the 1990s will be celebrating their 20th and 25th anniversaries in the next few years, making all of us in our thirties feel really f*cking old. Miguel Branco took...
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Simon West says he would like to make Con Air 2 in Space

CON AIR hit theaters in June of 1997 and has since gone on to solidify itself as a ridiculous, albeit great, action movie. I was rejected from the box office at least five times trying to get into this movie without an adult; I would eventually watch it at home ad nauseam eventually killing my VHS copy. A sequel to the movie has been floating around certain corners of the blogosphere...
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Forrest Gump will be returning to IMAX theaters for one week only

FORREST GUMP is one of those movies that can be quoted by the masses. Due to its episodic nature, you can pretty much just start it from any point and enjoy it the rest of the way through. That says something about a film, and it's re-playability. If you never had the chance, or would like to re-experience GUMP in theaters, you'll have the opportunity to do so come September 5th....
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Cool Videos: Honest Trailers bites Forrest Gump right in the buttocks

FORREST GUMP is getting an IMAX re-release for its 20th anniversary, but Screen Junkies likes to celebrate things like this a little differently. They've released an Honest Trailer for the Robert Zemeckis film, and comment on one of the biggest issues I have always had with the film: Jenny. Yeah, she didn't have the best childhood, but she that's no excuse for being a...
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Stupid is as stupid does; Forrest Gump to be re-released in IMAX

It was just earlier today when we shared the news that GHOSTBUSTERS would be making a theatrical re-release later this summer for its 30th anniversary. I guess feeling left out, Paramount is now re-releasing Robert Zemeckis ’ FORREST GUMP in IMAX! The release is to celebrate its 20th anniversary. It's hard to be cynical of this because as “easy” picks...
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The UnPopular Opinion: Forrest Gump

THE UNPOPULAR OPINION is an ongoing column featuring different takes on films that either the writer HATED, but that the majority of film fans LOVED, or that the writer LOVED, but that most others LOATHED. We're hoping this column will promote constructive and geek fueled discussion. Enjoy! **** SOME SPOILERS ENSUE**** I will admit that when FORREST...
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