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amazing spidey 2 blu New on DVD/Blu ray: Its a Great Week to Like Genre MoviesThe Amazing Spider-Man 2 – Sony – Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVDDirector: Marc WebbCast: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Chris Cooper. Full cast + crew

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is certainly the biggest punching bag of this year’s superhero movies. It’s silly, it’s simple and it’s glossy. And while I’d never argue that it’s better than Captain America 2 or even X-Men: Days of Future Past, it’s… Continue reading New on DVD/Blu-ray: It's a Great Week to Like Genre Movies

fifthestate Is This The Best Way To Integrate Texting Into Movies?

Tony Zhou, who heads up the Every Frame a Painting series on Vimeo, recently wondered how filmmakers can better depict text messaging and the Internet in cinema. In a new video essay, he explores the ways television series like Sherlock and films such as The Fifth Estate have done away with the cell phone screen cliché to depict text messages between characters.

These films and… Continue reading Is This The Best Way To Integrate Texting Into Movies?

justiceleaguecof header Comics on Film: Batman v Superman, Justice League and the Other DC Movies Heading Our Way

As you’ve likely seen by now, Warner Bros. recently announced that it had staked out release dates for 11 new films through the year 2020, nine of which the studio pointed out were specifically based on the stories and characters of DC Comics. We don’t yet know what the films are or what characters will be appearing in them, but this is still a big deal because it represents… Continue reading Comics on Film: 'Batman v Superman,' 'Justice League' and the Other DC Movies Heading Our Way

Our resident VOD expert tells you what’s new to rent and own this week on the various streaming services such as cable Movies On Demand, Amazon, iTunes, Vudu and, of course, Netflix.

Cable Movies On Demand: Same-day-as-disc releases, older titles and pretheatrical exclusives for rent, priced from $ 3-$ 10, in 24- or 48-hour periods

muppetsmostwanted ps 15 New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: How to Invite Neighbors into Your Home 6 Weeks Before DiscBears (documentary/family; narrated by John C. Reilly; rated G)

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schmoesknow The Schmoes Know Movie Show: The Top 5 Green Heroes in Movies

Who are the Schmoes, and what exactly do they know?

The Schmoes are a couple of regular guys, Kristian Harloff and Mark Ellis, who–like you–are the people for whom movies are made. Each week, we’re posting brand new video from the Schmoes that’ll give their spin on a given movie topic.

On this week’s episode, the guys suit up, draw upon their “turtle power” and… Continue reading The Schmoes Know Movie Show: The Top 5 Green Heroes in Movies