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613e6bmv1tL Monster High: Frights, Camera, Action! (Blu ray + DVD + Digital HD with UltraViolet)

When Draculaura is led to believe she’s the rightful heir to the vampire throne, she and her best ghoulfriends are whisked away to Transylvania for a royal coronation to die for. But they soon discover the hunt for the queen is not over yet. The Ghouls must locate an ancient artifact known as the Vampire’s Heart in order to discover the identity of the… Continue reading Monster High: Frights, Camera, Action! (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD with UltraViolet)

guardians of the galaxy action figures The New Guardians of the Galaxy Action Figures Are a Sight to Behold (PHOTO)Marvel/Hasbro

Marvel fans and toy fans alike, rejoice! The first official look at the action figures from “Guardians of the Galaxy” is here, and no surprise: they’re awesome.

The figures, debuted via a poster for this weekend’s American International Toy Fair by Yahoo! Movies, clearly mimic the first official cast photo from “Guardians,” depicting the rag-tag lineup of our unlikely… Continue reading The New Guardians of the Galaxy Action Figures Are a Sight to Behold (PHOTO)

People have been complaining a lot about the recent action-movie titling trend that forgoes any sense of specific flavor and instead just presents the main character’s full name. It’s a curious marketing choice, to be sure, but there really aren’t as many offenders as you might think. A lot of them do seem to start with the letter “J,” though.

With the release of this week’s Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (a title… Continue reading Who Wins in a Battle of the Titular Action Heroes: 'Jack Ryan,' 'John Carter,' 'Jack Reacher,' 'Alex Cross' or...?

SummerMovieRecap%20(1) The 2013 Summer Movie Awards, from Best Action Scene to Biggest DisappointmentSummer is over. Well, at least it’s over at the movies, where the release of big blockbusters has slowed to a trickle. Faced with the doldrums of September (where many movies are sent to die), there’s only one thing left to do: look back at the summer of 2013 and give out arbitrary awards to the best and worst films of the past four months. 

Which movie… Continue reading The 2013 Summer Movie Awards, from Best Action Scene to Biggest Disappointment

percy jackson and the sea of monsters featurette Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters Featurette Teases More Action, New CharactersTwentieth Century Fox

The link between ancient Greek mythology and the modern world is stronger than ever in a new featurette about “Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters,” the follow-up to 2010′s “Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief.”

“We’re pretty much like anyone else you will meet, but with a few differences,” explains Percy (Logan Lerman) about himself and his fellow… Continue reading 'Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters' Featurette Teases More Action, New Characters