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Reel-Important People is a monthly column that highlights those individuals in or related to the movies that have left us in recent weeks. Below you’ll find names big and small and from all areas of the industry, though each was significant to the movies in his or her own way.

Paul Almond (1931-2015) – Director. For Granada Television, he directed the classic documentary Seven Up! (pictured… Continue reading Remembering Geoffrey Lewis, Manoel de Oliveira, Andrew Lesnie and Other Reel-Important People We Lost in April

Okay, so last week’s column departed from the usual monthly guides to new geekery hitting shelves (and theaters) by being, well… completely fictional. Now that April Fools Day is in the rearview mirror, though, it’s time to get back to the serious business of bringing attention to some of the movie-related merch you’ll want to look out for this… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Avengers Adventures, Star Wars Shades, 'Archie vs. Predator,' and More to Look For In April

We want to make it easier for you to digest an entire month’s worth of movies in one sitting, so we’ve created these groovy little calendars you can use to get caught up on the month’s most notable movie releases, both in theaters and at home (note: the VOD dates may vary by platform). We’ve also littered our nerdy calendar with a few memorable events that took place… Continue reading April Movies Calendar: In Theaters, on Blu-ray, New VOD Releases and More

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Two more photos of Megan Fox as April O’Neil in the upcoming
“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” have been released. They don’t give away, but do serve as what might be the first look at the turtles’ home in the sewer.

The first photo shows April in some kind of danger, which is par for the course when you get on the… Continue reading 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles': New photos of Megan Fox as April O'Neil

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Why are there so few horror movies coming out in October?

That’s a question we asked last year after noticing Carrie was the only horror movie set to hit movie theaters in a Halloween-loving month that used to be swamped by scary movies. It just seemed strange that no one was taking advantage of that dearth of horror movies by releasing something – anything – in… Continue reading Is April the New Month for Horror Movies?