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big%20trouble%20in%20little%20china Your Top Three: Action Movies That Still Deserve Sequels

Your Top Three is a series here at Movies.com where we choose a topic and you give us your top three picks.

A lot of people really love The Raid (aka The Raid: Redemption), though not enough to make it a technical hit in America. Not box office-wise, anyway. Yet now The Raid 2 has been made and is in theaters this weekend. It probably… Continue reading Your Top Three: Action Movies That Still Deserve Sequels

real life captain phillips 10 Amazing True Stories from the Past Decade That Deserve Their Own Movie

There’s a great quote that’s been attributed to a dozen different comics that goes like this: “Comedy is tragedy plus time.” That’s true. If you tweak it slightly, you also get another truth: tragedy plus time can lead to some amazing cinema.

In the upcoming Captain Phillips, director Paul Greengrass and Tom Hanks take the harrowing story of what happened to Richard Phillips when he was… Continue reading 10 Amazing True Stories from the Past Decade That Deserve Their Own Movie

theartist uggie The Conversation: Do Andy Serkis and Uggie the Dog Deserve Oscar Recognition?

It’s a great year for animal characters in movies, as I’ve noted elsewhere recently. And now two of the most notable performances are being talked about for Academy Awards. One is an actual beast, while the other is a man who plays a beast. 

First, there’s Uggie, the Jack Russell terrier who plays an Asta-like pup in The Artist (also seen this year in Water for Elephants). Begun by Movieline’s S.T… Continue reading The Conversation: Do Andy Serkis and Uggie the Dog Deserve Oscar Recognition?

What to watch on Monday, November 21…

Good news and bad news about this week: For a short week isn’t it also the looooongest? Oh well, get excited about the upcoming holiday by watching these festive treats!

8pm, CBSHow I Met Your MotherHas this show gotten kind of heavy lately? Don’t get me wrong, it’s great! But still. Dang, last week was a bummer. Anyway tonight Ted and Barney decide to make… Continue reading What to Watch Tonight: How I Met Your Mother, House, and the Premiere of the ABC Game Show You Deserve It

Welcome to TV.com Commenter Shout-Outs! It’s been an absolutely banner week for commenting, with nine stories clocking over 100 comments each. More comments means more quality means more Shout-Outs! So strap yourselves in as we embark upon this cosmic journey into the realms TV.com commenting excellence.

This week, we offered yet another Quick Question that produced hundreds of thought-out results: What TV shows deserve more love from critics?

Many of you howled… Continue reading TV.com Commenter Shout-Outs: Your Recent Thoughts on Shows That Deserve More Love from Critics, TV's Worst New Characters, and the Oscars