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Many of the people who go see “Jack Reacher” won’t be aware that Tom Cruise is way too short to play the title character (when the actor was cast in

schmoesknow The Schmoes Know Movie Show: The 5 Saddest Characters in Movies

Who are the Schmoes, and what exactly do they know?

The Schmoes are a couple of regular guys, Kristian Harloff and Mark Ellis, who–like you–are the people for whom movies are made. They know movies, and will give you the straight scoop about ‘em.  Each week, we’re posting brand new video from the Schmoes that’ll give their take on the new releases.

Kristen Stewart always wears a frowny face… Continue reading The Schmoes Know Movie Show: The 5 Saddest Characters in Movies

The Most Underrated ‘Twilight Saga’ Characters

As the “Twilight” series sparkles for the final time on the big screen, it would be all too easy to write yet another feature about Bella, Edward and Jacob, but it took a huge ensemble of

Cine Latino covers, well, all things relating to Latino culture and the movies, every Friday.

Ever since his 1992 film role as an aspiring bullfighter in Jamón Jamón, Javier Bardem quickly established himself as an action star. He’s played a bank robber, a detective, a crime lord, a twisted monk and a sociopath assassin in No Country for Old Men, which garnered him his first Academy Award for best supporting actor… Continue reading Cine Latino: Seven Memorable Javier Bardem On-Screen Characters (Video)

  • Daniel Day-Lewis (Abraham Lincoln)

    In “Lincoln,” we see a folksy teller of tales who’s remarkably approachable to the public but who’s not averse to back-room meetings and even bribes to accomplish his goal of passing the Thirteenth Amendment. Lincoln must work with divisive factions in Congress and his own Cabinet to secure the necessary votes. We also get a glimpse of his often rocky marriage to wife Mary Todd and