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BB 8 The Last Sci fi Blog: Examining the Current State of Star Wars and Star Trek

When it comes to science fiction, you don’t get much bigger than Star Wars and Star Trek. The grandfathers of modern popular sci-fi, these two franchises represent different sides of the same coin. One is fantastical and old-fashioned, telling stories of heroes and villains in an epic, operatic struggle. The other is optimistic and smart, telling tales of technology and ethics and diplomacy… Continue reading The Last Sci-fi Blog: Examining the Current State of 'Star Wars' and 'Star Trek'

Fancast 1000x250 Listen: Why The Imitation Game Is the Current Front runner to Win Best Picture

Welcome back to the FanCast Movies Podcast here at Movies.com!

On this week’s episode of the FanCast Movies Podcast, hosts Erik Davis (Movies.com) and Sean O’Connell (CinemaBlend.com) discuss the bigger, awards-buzzy movies that premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, including the fest’s big winner — and potential Best Picture candidate — The Imitation Gameas well as Foxcatcher, Nightcrawler, The Theory of Everything, Wild and more.

Season Six of The Real Housewives of New Jersey could be Teresa Giudice’s best yet — as far as her salary is concerned. radio detection and rangingOnline.com has learned that the fan fave is raking in a hefty $ 700,000 for the current season of Bravo’s show. But unfortunately, a source says, nearly all of that is going right back out to pay for hefty legal fees in connect… Continue reading Crime Pays! Teresa Giudice Making $700K For The Current Season Of ‘RHONJ’ — & It’s All Going To Legal Fees, Claims Source

Neighbors Movie A Former Frat Bro (and Current Dad) Reviews Neighbors

It’s always a little embarrassing when I have to explain why I don’t like mushrooms. Sometimes I just pretend I don’t like the taste of them, or I have some random allergy, but then usually it’s my wife who will perk up during a rare night out with another pair of suburban parents and announce with a fair amount of dry wit: “Oh, it’s because… Continue reading A Former Frat Bro (and Current Dad) Reviews 'Neighbors'

Doc Talk is a biweekly column devoted to documentary cinema, typically featuring an essay concentrated on a currently relevant topic for discussion followed by critic picks for new theatrical and home video releases. This week’s focus is on some of the films that screened at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival.

escape fire 1 Pictures of Health: Six Current Documentaries Tackle the Medical Issue

With the presidential election only a month away, it’s time for movies tackling important national issues to… Continue reading Pictures of Health: Six Current Documentaries Tackle the Medical Issue