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The Important News

boyhood 01 140418 585 Best of the Week: Favorite 2014 Movies, J.R.R. Tolkiens Idea of Christmas and More

The Critics Choice Awards nominations were announced. Meanwhile, President Obama named Boyhood as his favorite movie of 2014.

Morgan Freeman, Bill Nighy or Ken Watanabe will play the Ancient One in Doctor Strange.

Viola Davis joined the cast of Suicide Squad.

Tim Burton still plans to direct the Beetlejuice sequel and will bring Winona Ryder back. Meanwhile, Charlie Sheen is reprising his role from Ferris

jingle The Geek Beat: Four Things I Want for Christmas from Geeky Movies

The holiday season is typically focused on the giving and receiving of gifts, but there’s also a lot of wishing that happens around this time of year. Whether it’s a wish upon a star, a wish for a Red Ryder BB Gun, or even a wish to know what the world would be like if you’d never been born, wishes can be the… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Four Things I Want for Christmas from Geeky Movies

It’s officially That Time of Year, the only time when your grocery store carries eggnog, when wearing a sweater with a light-up reindeer on it seems like a good idea, and when Andy Williams and Johnny Mathis find themselves getting serious radio airplay. It’s also the season for DVD companies to dig into the vaults and find cool treasures that fit perfectly into the Christmas season.

Christmas

Notable New Releases

It’s an odd week for new releases, presumably because most studios know that shoppers are going to be saving their dough for discounted old releases on Black Friday instead of a ton of new releases on a standard Tuesday. With that in mind, there are a few noteworthy options. Stretch calls to mind a spate of ’90s comedies set over the course of one… Continue reading New on DVD/Blu-ray: 'Expendables 3,' 'What If,' Plus: An Exclusive 'A Madea Christmas' Clip

51msgahuYzL The Christmas Card (Hallmark)

  • Condition: New
  • Format: DVD
  • Color; Standard; NTSC

Once in a while, a movie comes along that reminds us how powerful love can be. In the midst of war in Afghanistan, Captain Cody Cullen (John Newton, “Desperate Housewives”) is touched by lovely card sent by Faith Spelman (Alice Evans, “The Chris Isaak Show”) from the small picturesque town of Nevada City, California. As months pass, the card never… Continue reading The Christmas Card (Hallmark)