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street-corner-renaissance-the-sing-off-season-4.jpgIt’s been two years since the last season of NBC’s “The Sing-Off” aired, but since then — thanks to the success of the movie “Pitch Perfect” and to Internet phenomenon Pentatonix, who won Season 3 — a cappella singing is en vogue again. Zap2it spoke with each of the groups competing in Season 4 to get an idea of what

Grae Drake and Dave White are a two-person voting block and their judgments are final. So there.

Grae: It’s that certain time of year, Dave White.

Dave: The time of year when I realize that, in the world of movie criticizing, I am the janitor.

Grae: Oh come on, you’re at least Good Will Hunting.

Dave: Nice of you to say, but the fact remains I do not belong to… Continue reading Critic’s Corner: It’s Fancy Awards Season Time and We’ve Got Fancy Awards to Give Out

Welcome to Criterion Corner, where the movies love you back. A column dedicated to the wide and wonderful world of the Criterion Collection, Criterion Corner runs twice a month, one installment featuring reviews of Criterion’s new releases, and the other an essay pertaining to Criterion culture. Follow @CriterionCorner and the Criterion Corner Tumblr for daily updates!

Criterion often seems to operate inside of an Oz-like bubble of cinematic glory… Continue reading Criterion Corner: Criterion's Amazing November DVDs & Blu-Rays Deliver Masterpieces Home For The Holidays

Well, it’s that time of year again, you know, when the impending holidays have many of us masochistically entertaining fantasies that we have the time and / or money to drop everything and head off to someplace far, far away. You know how it goes: “Oh, I’ll just take a hot sec to Google ‘Rural France.’ I’m sure nothing painful could possibly come from that.” It’s… Continue reading Criterion Corner #11: A Travel Guide for Cinephiles

Welcome to Criterion Corner, where the movies love you back. A column dedicated to the wide and wonderful world of the Criterion Collection, Criterion Corner runs twice a month, one installment featuring reviews of Criterion’s new releases, and the other an essay pertaining to Criterion culture. Follow @CriterionCorner and the Criterion Corner Tumblr for daily updates!

October has been something of an unusual month for Criterion, in that the Blu-ray… Continue reading Criterion Corner: October Titles Deliver 7 Different Kinds Of Horror