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February 11, 2014
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Boulder International Film Festival Brings High Quality Films to the Rocky Mountain Region

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  The Boulder International Film Festival features an eclectic mix of various films ideal for movie fans looking to start off the year including some 2014 Oscar Nominated Films to…

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February 5, 2014
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Diverse Mix of Live Action, Animated Oscar Nominated Shorts Are Worth Watching

— Posted by Kenny Miles

    One of my favorite aspects of the Academy Awards is the Oscar shorts. Opening in theaters and available on VOD very soon, this shorts packages format has grown…

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January 25, 2014
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Is ‘Gravity’ Science Fiction?

— Posted by Kenny Miles

With Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity receiving alot of attention in the last few months from a successful box office and becoming a serious contender in the Osacr race (with numerous Academy Award nominations),…

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January 22, 2014
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With Jack Ryan, AARP Recruiting Seniors For High Quality Adult Movies

— Posted by Kenny Miles

The AARP is recruiting seniors for select movies they feel would be appealing for older adults. The first movie to be awarded this Movies For GrownUps Seal of Approval honor is Kenneth…

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January 18, 2014
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2013 Trend: Soft Thursday Night Openings Became the New Midnight Premiere

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Editor’s Note: This is one in a series of articles on The Movie Blog looking back at some of movies most notable highlights, big trends, and best feature releases…

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January 13, 2014
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The Best Movies (Promotional Schwag) of 2013

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Editor’s Note: This is one in a series of articles on The Movie Blog looking back at some of movies most notable highlights, big trends, and best features of 2013….

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January 10, 2014
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Noticable 2013 Documentary Trends and The Best in Non-Fiction Features

— Posted by Kenny Miles

Writer’s Note: This is one in a series of articles on The Movie Blog looking back at some of movies most notable highlights, big trends, and best features of 2013….

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January 8, 2014
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The Wolf of Wall Street: Dividing Audiences While Defining America’s Immoral Economic Moment

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  The best movies illicit a divisive reaction from both audiences and critics. This has been accurate in film history regarding the best of them from Psycho to Clockwork Orange…

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December 20, 2013
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Anchorman 2′s Cross-Promotional Campaign is a Movie Industry Game Changer

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Finally, after months of anticipation and media saturation, Anchorman 2 arrives in theaters. And it had quite the advertising cross-promotional blitz a movie has rarely seen. Product placements for…

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December 19, 2013
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15 Documentaries Make the Cut for Oscar Consideration

— Posted by Kenny Miles

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced 15 documentary features in contention for the Best Documentary Oscar. The movies were selected from a huge category of…

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December 5, 2013
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Should Hollywood Give Up on Releasing Male-Dominated Movies for Thanksgiving?

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  It was a record breaking movie at the box office over Thanksgiving weekend. Two movies stood out: both Hunger Games Catching Fire and Frozen were female focused features (though…

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December 2, 2013
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Media Conglomerate Stars Align to Anoint Sandra Bullock 2013’s EW Entertainer of the Year.

— Posted by Kenny Miles

SHOCK: Time Warner owned Entertainment Weekly names Sandra Bullock star of Time Warner owned Warner Brothers movie Gravity Entertainer of the Year!   Now I know many avid moviegoers may…

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November 25, 2013
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June Squibb in Nebraska: The Funniest Woman in ANY Movie This Year

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Comedic actresses usually have a challenging time rising above their male counterparts especially in such a male dominated industry. In mainstream comedies they typically use their bodies to seduce…

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November 20, 2013
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Why the Black Box Office Continues to Shock White Pundits and Scorn Snobby Critics?

— Posted by Kenny Miles

My regularly scheduled coverage of the competitive awards season is interrupted because the Entertainment Industry is dumbfounded that black people go to the movies. To the shock of the industry,…

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November 6, 2013
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Consider This Sh*t: James Franco Awards Buzz for Spring Breakers!?!

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  A24 has brilliantly mastered an Oscar campaign for his very award worthy turn in Spring Breakers. The divisive movie had a mixed reaction from audiences and critics alike but…

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October 23, 2013
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Director Jim Mickle Reflects “We Are What We Are” to Audiences

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  The new horror indie release We Are What We Are is rolling into theaters this month and is the perfect film alternative to the hyped up, manufactured scares of…

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October 22, 2013
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Reflective and Energetic Music Doc Muscle Shoals Worth Catching

— Posted by Kenny Miles

Fans of music history will find a lot to love about the new documentary Muscle Shoals. If you like famous musicians interviewed one after another, this is for you. However, what…

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October 7, 2013
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Crowd Pleasing Gravity Orbiting Oscar Contention

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Oscar pundits have been speculating about the awards chances of many movies they have seen at elite film festival circuit. However, I would like to remind them and many…

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