What We Do In The Shadows is One of 2015's Funniest Movies

 

WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS chronicles the adventures of four vampire roommates trying to get by in a modern world that’s not always hospitable to the undead. Clement and Waititi, creators of the HBO hit series “Flight of the Conchords,” co-wrote, co-directed, and co-star in this hilarious send-up in which an endearingly unhip quartet of …

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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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January 7, 2005
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David Morrissey cast in Basic Instinct 2

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Dubious news for the talented British actor David Morrissey as Reuters through Yahoo give us the news that he is set to appear alongside Sharon Stone in the Basic Instinct…

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January 7, 2005
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Superman Returns casting moves closer to official confirmation

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An update from Reuters through Yahoo confirms for us the news that Kate Bosworth is indeed in negotiations for Lois Lane: The casting of Lane was a long process that…

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January 6, 2005
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Michael Biehn Should Have Been A Mega-Star

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There are some actors out there who for one reason or another just either don’t get the credit they deserve, or don’t get a chance to show off their stuff….

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January 6, 2005
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The Celestine Phrophecy the Movie

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Researching some info for the last story about the Arnie TV movie, I stumbled across the latest movie that Jürgen Prochnow is working on, as the lead in The Celestine…

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January 6, 2005
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New actor joins Arnold Schwarzenneger TV movie

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Some might scoff at the idea of an actor being required to play the great Arnold Schwarzennegar, and I smiled as I read the title of the news story from…

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January 6, 2005
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A less complex summary of The Jacket

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Confused, I certainly was when reading the blurb for The Jacket from a previous article about the movie. However, thanks to Rope of Silicons’ Sundance Preview Part 1, I understand…

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January 6, 2005
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New promotional images for Star Wars Episode III

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Dum dum dum dum de dum dum de dum…I’m kinda getting ramped up with all this Star Wars excitement too, maybe not as much as FanBoy John, but I can…

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January 6, 2005
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William Hung Has a Movie?

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You guys remember William Hung? That hilariously terrible singer from the not so hilarious, but terrible none the less exscuse for a show American Idol? Apparently he has stared in…

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January 6, 2005
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New Stills From War of the Worlds and Devil’s Rejects

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“Now, it could be argued I am crazy for putting movies by Steven Spielberg and Rob Zombie in the same post, but my counter-argument is a simple one: I am…

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January 6, 2005
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Andre 3000 cast in next John Singleton movie

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With a silly name like Andre 3000 you just have to be in showbiz, and not content with singing 3000 (could I call him 3k?) is making the transition to…

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January 6, 2005
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Emmerich dulls plans for Nightstalkers and Freddy vs Jason

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Are plans quashed for a Blade: Trinity Nightstalkers spin off or a Freddy vs Jason movie? Well Coming Soon take the quotes from Creature Corner‘s questions to Toby Emmerich over…

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January 5, 2005
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The Movie Blog: Audio Edition Vol. 8

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January 5, 2005
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V for Vendetta Teaser Poster

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The news on V for Vendetta is rolling out fast, no sooner was the news out that Natalie Portman was looking to be cast in the film, sites are now…

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January 5, 2005
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Mike Leigh speaks out against casting big name actors

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The excellent Director Mike Leigh who bases his films around altogether real and believable characters, has been openly criticising the interfering ways of Hollywood during the film making process. Allegedly…

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January 5, 2005
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Britney Spears Wants to Direct

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File this one under the “Oh good God, please make it go away” category. If you’ve read The Movie Blog at all over the last year or so, you know…

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January 5, 2005
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J.J. Abrams says very little of MI:3

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J.J. Abrams sounds like one of those amazingly talented guys. He’s running with Alias, Lost and MI:3 right now, and that doesn’t cover his upcoming projects: The Catch, a bounty-hunter…

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January 5, 2005
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The Tripods BBC TV series undergoing treatment

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Another childhood series is making its way to the big screen. The TV adaptation of The Tripods was something I watched with glee and much unease when I was a…

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January 5, 2005
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Keira Knightley starring in The Jacket

— Posted by Rodney

I haven’t heard anything about this movie until now, and the write up from JoBlo sounds very intriguing: It’s something like a guy is arrested for the murder of a…

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