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roderick jaynes Read a Funny Story from the First Fictional Character to Ever Earn an Oscar Nomination

Note: In honor of the Academy Awards this Sunday, we’re reposting some of our favorite Oscar-related posts from years past. The following was first published on 2/22/13.

If you pay close enough attention to the films of Joel and Ethan Coen, you may have already realized that all of them are edited by a man named Roderick Jaynes, known as a bit of a cranky British recluse… Continue reading Read a Funny Story from the First Fictional Character to Ever Earn an Oscar Nomination

Coolest Movie Sets Ever is a new series at Movies.com celebrating some of the most elaborate, impressive and possibly even mind-bending movie sets that have given us some of our favorite movies of all time.

Jabba%20Sail%20Barge%202%20(585%20x%20240) Coolest Movie Sets Ever: Jabba the Hutts Sail Barge from Return of the Jedi

In the spring of 1982, in a desert location known as Buttercup Valley in Southern California, filming was underway on a movie tentatively named Blue Harvest: Horror

robocop%202014 The Geek Beat: When It Comes to Remakes, Can We Ever Truly Love a Pretender to the Throne

Oh, RoboCop, it would have been so much easier if you were terrible.

I couldn’t help think that after leaving the theater last week, because no matter how skeptical I was of Jose Padilha’s remake of Paul Verhoeven’s brutal 1987 film (which, I admit, is one of my favorite movies), I had to admit that, well… it wasn’t bad at all.

In fact, the biggest problem I… Continue reading The Geek Beat: When It Comes to Remakes, Can We Ever Truly Love a Pretender to the Throne

Coolest Movie Sets Ever is a new series at Movies.com celebrating some of the most elaborate, impressive, and possibly even mind-bending movie sets that have given us some of our favorite movies of all time.

Bates%20House%20Facade%201960%20(585%20x%20468) Coolest Movie Sets Ever: The Bates House from Psycho

The Bates House (often referred to as “The Psycho House”) is one of the most infamous “spooky” houses in all of cinema, and yet, it wasn’t really… Continue reading Coolest Movie Sets Ever: The Bates House from 'Psycho'

taylor swift red tour gi Grammys 2014: To Taylor Swift, award shows are the sickest concerts everTaylor Swift knows how long an album’s journey can be … and how big the payoff can be.

The singing-songwriting superstar introduced “Red” in October 2012, and many of the quadruple-platinum-selling release’s songs became chart hits, often crossing between multiple genres. Its bids for both album of the year and country album are among Swift’s four nominations at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards, which… Continue reading Grammys 2014: To Taylor Swift, award shows are the 'sickest concerts ever'