The Small and Intimate Madison Wizard World Comic Con

The Wizard World Comic Con is a year round comic convention that makes stops all around-the country. Last month it made a stop in Madison Wisconsin. I was on hand to cover the event and the following are some of what I experienced…

 

 

After previously attending the popular Wizard World Chicago Comic Con that falls in Aug…

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DVD Review: Birdman

 

 
Synopsis: A washed-up actor, who once played an iconic superhero, battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career and himself in the days leading up to the opening of his Broadway play. (c)Imdb
 

 

The movie of the year is finally out for everyone to see on DVD and Blu-ray. After sweeping th…

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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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July 5, 2004
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Website For New Jeunet Film Goes Live!

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With the exception of Alien: Resurrection – which I like to pretend never happened – I am a raving, gibbering fool for Jean-Pierre Jeunet’s films. This man is a flat…

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July 5, 2004
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Maybe Webmasters Know Everything. Let’s experiment.

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Here’s my advice to box office analysts and various marketing gurus who suck at their job: Run a website – or make friends with people who do. Why? Well, let…

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Halle Berry as Catwoman. Trailer, Pictures and Info.

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This post is a test. Please read THIS POST to find out why there is hardly anything written here. Here is the Trailer if you really want it. Photos n…

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July 3, 2004
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Hey, that Collateral – Tom Cruise with Grey Hair Thing? Yeah, here’s the Trailer.

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So, you’ve probably heard about “the Tom Cruise with Grey Hair” movie – which, if I was Tom Cruise would make me kinda mad. — But I’d probably go count…

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July 3, 2004
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House of Flying Daggers Website Online!

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The English website for the House of Flying Daggers has gone online. It still looks to be under construction – no functioning trailer on there yet – but there’s plenty…

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July 3, 2004
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Is It Suitable for Children? Should they Watch it?

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I’ve noticed in our stat hits that a few people have been looking for the content level of a lot of films and whether or not they are suitable for…

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July 3, 2004
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Mission Impossible 3 news

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TextAd=Also check out Rotten Tomatoes Mission Impossible 3 or FilmForce Mission Impossible 3

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July 3, 2004
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Roger Christian of Battlefield Earth fame directing Mortal Kombat 3?

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Roger Christian, back in the year of our Lord 2000 unleased unto the world a force. A force that made 20 somethings cry and also made terminal cancer seem not…

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July 3, 2004
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Okay fella… you need a life.

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I would like to show you the reason why many females think that men are incapable of thinking beyond their own crotch. Apparently, at approximately 10:30 EST some lonely fellow…

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July 2, 2004
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Remember this name: James Franco

— Posted by John Campea

James Franco, the young actor who plays Harry (Peter Parker’s best friend) in the Spider-Man films, is suddenly a very hot commodity in Hollywood, and deservedly so. Not only does…

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July 2, 2004
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Download Spiderman 2 in Full.

— Posted by John Campea

Well, chances are you’ve been dying to see Spiderman 2 but you haven’t seen it yet. And you think Downloading it will be faster, yes? Well, I’ll be honest. We…

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July 2, 2004
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NNNOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!

— Posted by John Campea

This just sucks. The Japanese DVD release of Mamoru Oshii’s Innocence – the sequel to the hugely influential Ghost in the Shell and owner of the most technically impressive animation…

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July 2, 2004
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Izo Trailer Online!

— Posted by John Campea

Whee! The trailer for Takashi Miike’s Izo has appeared online and it looks as though Miike’s back in full on insanity mode … a time travelling and seemingly invincible samurai,…

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July 2, 2004
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Okay, New Rule …

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Right boys and girls … I’ve mentioned this from time to time on individual threads but here it is in great big letters where you can all see it: Posting…

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July 2, 2004
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Marlon Brando dies at 80

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Coming Soon.net reports actor Marlon Brando has passed away at age 80. The death occurred at an undisclosed Los Angeles hospital Thursday, attorney David J. Seeley said Friday. The cause…

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July 2, 2004
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Shrek 2 Destroys the 400 Million Dollar Mark Record.

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Not many films have run the 400 Million Dollar Mile. In fact, only 4 have. (6 if you count that Star Wars and E.T. crept past 400 million with their…

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July 1, 2004
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What Do You Call This? Film Aid?

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Okay … ye olde KungFuGuy just forwarded me this link and it’s so surreal that it had to be mentioned … For those who don’t know already Korea has undergone…

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July 1, 2004
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A Record Made is a Record Broken.

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Well it’s not like there was any doubt that Spiderman 2 would clean up at the box office, but this is still pretty impressive: Spidey’s single day take for Wednesday?…

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