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If I Stay

Chloe Grace Moretz’s latest picture, If I Stay?, is bridging the gap between her genre roles and the dramatic parts she seems to be headed toward. The tear-jerker, based on the popular YA book of the same name by Gayle Forman, finds the Carrie star playing a cellist named Mia, who falls in love with the rocker guy at school. A devastating accident throws everything… Continue reading Trailer Roundup: 'If I Stay,' 'Third Person,' and 'Rosemary's Baby'

We’ll have to wait almost three years for Steve Carell’s super-villain Gru and his tiny, yellow henchmen to return to the big screen and deal with a new super criminal. A sequel to last year’s second-highest grossing film, Despicable Me 2, which was just nominated for Best Animated Feature Film at the Oscars, Despicable Me 3 is set for a June 30, 2017 release date. Fans… Continue reading Animated Movie News Roundup: 'Despicable Me 3' Waits For 2017, Plus a New 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas'

Spirited Away MinecraftWhen I’m not watching movies, I’m usually off playing videogames – so I especially love it when two of my life’s greatest passions intersect. We’ve got lots of that happening in today’s roundup.

Let’s kick things off with yet another cool Minecraft recreation of something beloved by film fans – this time it’s Hayao Miyazaki’s Spirited Away that’s been reimagined in blocky detail. The work… Continue reading Miyazaki Meets 'Minecraft,' Plus 'Dark Souls II' and 'Banner Saga' Trailers in Today's Movie Game Roundup

  • ‘Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 2′ (Bilge Ebiri, New York Magazine)

    “If anything, this series has gotten dumber and more inert as it has progressed, <a href=”http://www.vulture.com/2012/11/movie-review-twilight-breaking-dawn-part-2.html”>with this last one finally reaching over into an extended wallow in camp</a>.”

  • ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’ (Liam Lacey, Globe and Mail)

    “Beasts of the Southern Wild marks <a href=”http://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/film/film-reviews/beasts-of-the-southern-wild-an-uncompromising-celebration-of-the-strange/article4410613/”>one of the most auspicious American directorial debuts in years.</a>”

  • ‘Celeste and Jesse Forever’ (Justin Chang

  • The Ultimate Roundup of Our 2012 Sundance Film Festival Coverage

    2012 Highlights

    Recap: The Conversation: What Were the Favorite Films of the 2012 Sundance Film Festival?

    Deals: All the 2012 Distribution Deals (So Far), in One Handy List (Updated)

    Awards: ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild,’ ‘The House I Live In,’ ‘The Surrogate,’ ‘Invisible War’ Take Top Awards From Juries and Audiences

    Trailers: The Ultimate 2012 Sundance Film Festival Trailers Page

    Images: Gallery: On the Scene