The Correct Opinion Ep. 11 talks Oscars and Spider-Man

 
The Movie Blog presents their official podcast, The Correct Opinion!
 
On this episode of The Correct Opinion:
 
Anthony, Ryan, Jim, and Kenny discuss Oscar nominations, Spider-Man going to the Avengers, and…Gotham.
 

 
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McFarland, USA: An All-American Disney Tale Filled With Triumph

 

Synopsis: A former football coach transforms a small-town high school cross-country team into the best team in the state. 

 

 

Disney does it again. McFarland, USA is a triumphant real-life story brought to the big screen by Disney. It’s a story based around a down on his luck coach, that finds a coaching/teachi…

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Song of the Sea: Enchanting Oscar Nominated Film Won Me Over

From the creators of the Academy Award®-nominated “The Secret of Kells” comes a breathtakingly gorgeous, hand-drawn masterpiece. Based on the Irish legend of the Selkies, “Song of the Sea” tells the story of the last seal-child, Saoirse, and her brother Ben, who go on an epic journey to save the world of magic and discover the secrets of their …

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Review: Fists 2 Fists 2: Weapon of Choice

 

 

Fist 2 Fist 2 is an ambitious all-around attempt for Jino Kang. The movie is not to be confused with a previous Jino Kang film named Fist 2 Fist. Fist 2 Fist 2, is a different movie from the previously mentioned one, it’s NOT a sequel.

 

Jack “The Ghost” Lee has a special set of skills. No, not quite Liam Nees…

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Fifty Shades had potential but gave into audiences' sexual desires

 
Synopsis: Literature student Anastasia Steele’s life changes forever when she meets handsome, yet tormented, billionaire Christian Grey.
 

 
Everyone has been anticipating Fifty Shades of Grey due to the popularity of the book series and their risque subject matter. The film is very much adapted from the books from the cha…

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TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT: Marion Cotillard's Outstanding Oscar Worthy Performance

Sandra (Cotillard) has just been released from the hospital to find that she no longer has a job. According to management, the only way Sandra can hope to regain her position at the factory is to convince her co-workers to sacrifice their much-needed yearly bonuses. Now, over the course of one weekend, Sandra must confront each co-worker in…

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DVD Review: Nightcrawler

 

 

Jake Gyllenhaal doesn’t take no for an answer in Nightcrawler. Currently available on Blu-ray, DVD, and VOD everywhere.

 

In one of his finest performances to date, Gyllenhaal, transforms himself into a neurotic crash chaser Lou Bloom. Lou is a modern young guy who finds himself on the unfortunate end of the j…

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Dual Review: A Walk Among The Tombstones

 

 
Matt Scudder is a former cop now a private eye. He is asked by a drug dealer to find the men who kidnapped his wife. It seems like they killed her even after he paid them. Scudder refuses. But the man later goes to see him and tells him how his wife was killed. Scudder takes the job. He does some research and thinks the me…

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DVD Review: The Drop

 
Synopsis: Bob Saginowski finds himself at the center of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighborhood’s past where friends, families, and foes all work together to make a living – no matter the cost. (c) Imdb
 

 

Tom Hardy and James Gandolfini star in the The Drop, availab…

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DVD Review: Get on Up

 
Synopsis: Music icon James Brown’s rise to fame from his troubled past.
 

 

The master of funk has arrived. In Get On Up, available on DVD and Blu-ray everywhere, Chadwick Boseman takes on the iconic role of James Brown.

 

Get On Up gives an inside look at James Brown from his humble beginning to his rise…

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Deuce Bigalow 2 – My God Why?!?

— Posted by John Campea

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Marvel tells of Hulk 2 changes

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Bill Murray has his say on his awkwardness

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UK Box Office figures for 2004 highest ever

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Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt Split up

— Posted by John Campea

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Samuel Jackson Nails It Right On The Head

— Posted by John Campea

At the risk of repeating myself (but when has that ever stopped me?) I hate it when singers get lead acting roles. I won’t go too much into that because…

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Sundance presents: Jenny McCarthy’s Dirty Love?!

— Posted by Rodney

I was shocked enough to find out that Dirty Love was even being made considering it came from the pen of Jenny McCarthy. However, it was, it is and it…

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Sundance presents: Australian horror Wolf Creek

— Posted by Rodney

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Sundance reveals big movies

— Posted by Rodney

More from the Sundance Film Festival write previews over at Rope of Silicon with some movies boasting big name status. Pierce Brosnan and Greg Kinnear star in The Matador with…

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Pictures released from A Scanner Darkly

— Posted by Rodney

Excellent quality pictures just released from A Scanner Darkly prove that there’s a whole heap of style and talent poured into them. Just look at the face of Keanu in…

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Clip From Elektra Released Where Jennifer Garner Totally Kisses Another Girl!

— Posted by Rodney

Miles is quite suprised that Rich did not include this in his prior post about Elektra, and I decided it was just to good to let slide. But first, I…

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First five minutes of Elektra released

— Posted by Rodney

I’ve just watched the opening five minutes to Elektra, wanna? Yahoo are hosting it, thanks to Coming Soon for the heads up. It’s a really nice introduction to the movie,…

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Entertainment execs vote surveyed on British Film Industry

— Posted by Rodney

…and that’s how you have the British Film Industry Mr Brown, by the…Who would you think to be the most influential people in the UK film industry? Well according to…

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Jennifer Garner misses promotions due to injury from Alias

— Posted by Rodney

Poor Jennifer Garner has been hurt during a stunt in an episode of her TV show Alias, she’s suffered nerve damage. This is apparently the actual explanation for her recent…

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Kevin Spacey IS Lex Luthor – It’s Official

— Posted by John Campea

We’ve been following this on The Movie Blog for quite some time, and we’ve said it was a done deal for over a month, but this morning I read in…

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All good…well all movies come in multiples

— Posted by Rodney

It’s all about the trilogy nowadays. Coming Soon carry a story from Variety – oh let me break off a moment there and complain about the most annoying thing ever…

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Alan Rickman and Bill Bailey cast for Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy

— Posted by Rodney

Excellent news for fans of The HitchHikers Guide to the Galaxy as Coming Soon point me the way of Planet Magrathea for some casting information on the movie. Marvin the…

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David Morrissey cast in Basic Instinct 2

— Posted by Rodney

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