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Speaking of Keanu Reeves, for Nerdist Kyle Hill looks into the plausibility of The Matrix, specifically how humans serve as batteries for the title virtual world:

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Your kids have to learn about sexual pleasure sometime, right? Cookie Monster stars in… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: The Science of 'The Matrix,' Martin Scorsese in Focus and More

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Will Smith and Margot Robbie in FocusThe narrative going into this weekend was that “Focus” would mark a comeback of sorts for Will Smith. His first lead role since the career stumbling block two years ago that was “After Earth,” “Focus” was supposed to be an easy lay-up for Smith, a sleek, star-powered caper comedy that would face little competition in… Continue reading ​Box Office: Will Smith's Lost 'Focus' and the Oscars Effect

The movies are, first and foremost, a fantasy land. Sure, some films work to depict a realistic world with characters and consequences that mirror our own, but even then they are a construct. Like all art, film is built to instill us with specific feelings, to make us believe the director’s lies for two hours. But of all the lies in film history… Continue reading Remembering 'The Sting,' the Grandfather of 'Focus' and Every Modern Con-Artist Movie

Mission: Impossible 5: Tom Cruise stars in the upcoming Mission: Impossible 5, which recently had its release date moved forward to July 31. But does the action thriller need a new ending? A recent report claimed production shut down for “a week or so… because the film’s ending was deemed unsatisfactory,” adding that writer/director Christopher McQuarrie would be working… Continue reading Movie News: 'Mission: Impossible 5,' and 'Barbershop 3', Plus: Watch Will Smith in New 'Focus' Trailer