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James Franco FactsGetty

Since starring in Judd Apatow’s short-lived series “Freaks and Geeks” (1999), James Franco has done just about everything.

The 34-year-old renaissance man has an undergraduate degree from UCLA, among… Continue reading James Franco: 20 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About The 'Homefront' Star

Need something to do while you recover from that Turkey Day coma? On this week’s Fancast movies podcast, our own Erik Davis and Sean O’Connell tell you which things they are and aren’t thankful for this year when it comes to movies. Also, the guys bring you up to date on everything they know about that controversial It’s a Wonderful Life sequel.

As always, thanks so much… Continue reading Listen: The Movie-Related Things We're Thankful for in 2013, Plus: An 'It's a Wonderful Life' Sequel?

With the holidays looming large, ’tis the season for giving thanks – and this year has provided more than a few things to be thankful for if you’re a fan of Hollywood’s geekier side.

Whether it’s original ideas, fresh spins on familiar material, or actors and filmmakers who occasionally seem to know what we want before we know it ourselves, 2013 has been ripe with moments… Continue reading The Geek Beat: 8 Things To Be Thankful For This Year

Insidious Chapter 2 Family ReviewFilmDistrict

“Insidious Chapter 2″ is the follow-up to director James Wan’s hugely popular 2011 horror hit “Insidious,” which he made for only $ 1.5 million and went on to gross nearly $ 55 million. Wan returned to direct the sequel, and like the original it chronicles the lives of the Lamberts, a family with an unusual connection to the paranormal realm –… Continue reading 'Insidious: Chapter 2' Family Review: 5 Things Every Parent Should Know Know About the Horror Sequel

the wolverine reviewFox

He’s back! That’s right, Wolverine, the Canadian superhero with the metallic claws, is once again upon us, this time in his own movie — “The Wolverine” (definite articles make everything scarier).

This time mutant Wolverine is in Japan and what’s more — he’s totally ripped, and he’s ready to kick all sorts of ass (yakuza, ninja, kaiju, whatever). Bring it on!

This is the sixth time… Continue reading 'The Wolverine' Review: 10 Things You Should Know About Hugh Jackman's Latest