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Jamie Foxx’s slave-turned-bounty hunter Django in this year’s “Django Unchained” may be the fastest gun in the South, but he is definitely not the only black cowboy worth his salt. From as far back as the 1930s through the exploitation pictures of the ’70s and into the present day, African Americans have been breaking the white cowboy

  • 50. Aristotle Kristatos (‘For Your Eyes Only’)

    A more serious direction for the series doesn’t mean the villain has to have such a boring get-rich-via-the-Cold War scheme, but that’s the case with this double-crossing informant. Being partly foiled because of a talking parrot makes him the worst main villain of them all.

  • 49. Colonel Moon/Gustav Graves (‘Die Another Day’)

    We’re not sure what the worst thing about this villain is: that

  • Here’s your five-day holiday box office returns (new releases bolded):

    1. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part II – $ 64.0 million

    2. Skyfall – $ 51.1 million

    3. Lincoln – $ 34.0 million

    4. Rise of the Guardians – $ 32.6 million

    5. Life of Pi – $ 30.1 million

    6. Wreck-It Ralph – $ 23.0 million

    7. Red Dawn – $ 22.0 million

    8. Flight – $ 11.3 million

    9. Silver Linings Playbook – $ 5.9 million

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    Reviews and Editorials

    warped forest Best of the Week: Frankenweenie Everywhere, Lois Lanes History and Plenty More

    ‘Amour’ Review: Death Is Beautiful In Michael Haneke’s New Masterpiece by David Ehrlich

    The Best Villains of Fantastic Fest: From Ma-Ma to the ABCs by John Gholson

    Are New Blu-rays of ‘Wall Street,’ ‘The French Connection’ and ‘Halloween II’ Worth the Double Dip? by Robert B. DeSalvo

    Everything I Know About the World I Learned from Fantastic Fest by Jacob S. Hall

    New Video on Demand: Download ‘Madagascar 3′ and ‘Moonrise… Continue reading Best of the Week: 'Frankenweenie' Everywhere, Lois Lane's History and Plenty More

    larry david hbo movie Larry Davids Clear History adds Jon Hamm, Kate Hudson, Eva Mendes, Bill Hader, Danny McBride to cast“Curb Your Enthusiasm” fans are still waiting to find out if (or hopefully when) the show will return for season nine, but Larry David is already hard at work on the next best thing: a feature length movie for HBO titled “Clear History.” And he’s recruited quite the cast.

    Along with previously announced Jon Hamm and Michael Keaton, “History” will co-star Kate Hudson, Eva Mendes, Bill… Continue reading Larry David's 'Clear History' adds Jon Hamm, Kate Hudson, Eva Mendes, Bill Hader, Danny McBride to cast