‘Monsters University’ Review: Not Just for Kids

Posted by: on June 22, 2013 at 9:28 am
‘Monsters University’ Review:  Not Just for Kids

Pixar is back!

Monsters University, the prequel to Pixar’s Monsters, Inc., puts the studio’s brand back on track following a few recent stumbles. A send-up of ‘70s and ‘80s college comedies, Monsters University doesn’t feel as daring or original as Pixar’s best films, but it makes up for those limitations with solid storytelling. This film may not be the most memorable film the studio has ever produced, but it’s well worth the price of a ticket.

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Breaking Down The New ‘Anchorman 2’ Trailer!

Posted by: on June 19, 2013 at 9:30 am
Breaking Down The New ‘Anchorman 2’ Trailer!

They’re back!

It’s been a long time since the original Anchorman dropped the microphone on Classy San Diego, but we’re now finally getting our first real glimpse of its follow-up! Lots has changed since Ron Burgandy and the Channel 4 News Team were first beamed on silver screens, the biggest difference being that everyone has become their own movie star since then, tying up a reunion ever since. We’ve got the newtrailer and analysis below, so check it!

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‘Strip Search’ Recap: Season 1, Episode 31 “Finale Pt. 2”

Posted by: on June 18, 2013 at 8:13 pm
‘Strip Search’ Recap: Season 1, Episode 31 “Finale Pt. 2”

The End.

And so we reach the conclusion…

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‘Man of Steel’ Review: Attention Deficit Superman

Posted by: on June 15, 2013 at 10:22 am
‘Man of Steel’ Review:  Attention Deficit Superman

The action is great, though.

I feel like I owe Christopher Nolan an apology. While the movie-going world jumped all over his nuts about The Dark Knight trilogy and Inception, I merely assumed he was an above average filmmaker who had been lucky enough to surround himself with some top notch talent. Man of Steel proves that assumption wrong. Here’s a movie that boasts essentially the same creative team that has driven all of Nolan’s movies—the only exception is that Nolan neither wrote nor directed this one. And boy, does it show.

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‘Strip Search’ Recap: Season 1, Episode 30 “Finale Pt. 1”

Posted by: on June 14, 2013 at 10:24 pm
‘Strip Search’ Recap: Season 1, Episode 30 “Finale Pt. 1”

Now, we enter the Thunderdome!

The end is drawing near and our three-way elimination is on! Maki, Katie and Abby (all ending in hard Es, of course) have spent the past two months making original comic strips to pitch to Penny Arcade’s Mike and Jerry. Now, they must formulate three more strips based on their new pitches with four hours on the clock. So what did they bring to the stage?

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‘This Is the End’ Review: The Horror Comedy to End All Horror Comedies?

Posted by: on June 12, 2013 at 7:35 pm
‘This Is the End’ Review:  The Horror Comedy to End All Horror Comedies?

This is the funniest movie any of these guys have ever appeared in.

The Rapture begins. The worthy are sucked up into Heaven via blue beams of light, and Satan and his forces wreak havoc upon the poor, sinful suckers left behind. That small group includes Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, James Franco, Danny McBride, Jonah Hill, and Craig Robinson. They’re all playing themselves…or well, versions of themselves. This Is the End sounds like a lame, self-indulgent, inside joke that a pack of pampered celebrities have decided to charge the public for the privilege of viewing, but the flick actually manages to be the funniest comedy to roll out of Hollywood in a long time. Go figure.

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New ‘The Hobbit’ Trailer: The Desolation Of Smaug Isn’t So Desolate (VIDEO)

Posted by: on June 11, 2013 at 11:13 pm
New ‘The Hobbit’ Trailer: The Desolation Of Smaug Isn’t So Desolate (VIDEO)

Bilbo looks pissed. Wonder what he’s so angry about…

The new Hobbit trailer has finally hit the web, providing fans of Middle Earth with their first glimpse of the newest Peter Jackson movie due out on December 13, 2013, The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug.

Orlando Bloom is back! Excited yet? Yes? No, well luckily there is also a nice glimpse of Smaug the dragon at the end, alas, there is no Benedict Cumberbatch voice to be heard. But we can wait until the movie releases to hear Kahn in full Smaug form.

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‘The Internship’ Review: Painful to Watch

Posted by: on June 9, 2013 at 2:17 pm
‘The Internship’ Review:  Painful to Watch

Look, everybody! These guys don’t know anything about computers! Hilarious!

Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson reunite in a movie about two talented salesmen who, finding themselves out of a job, elect to reinvent themselves and apply for careers at Google. Co-written and produced by Vaughn, The Internship contains plenty of dated gags about Skype and Instagram, but not much in the way of bona fide humor. This movie is the cinematic equivalent of your Luddite uncle adding you on Facebook and sending you a stream of LOLCats pictures.

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‘The Purge’ Review: This Isn’t Supposed to Happen in Our Neighborhood!

Posted by: on June 8, 2013 at 9:03 am
‘The Purge’ Review:  This Isn’t Supposed to Happen in Our Neighborhood!

Good high-concept, weak execution.

The Purge introduces us to an America reborn and free from the grip of unemployment and poverty. The nation prospers and the less fortunate are nonexistent. How did this happen? Well, the federal government has elected to set aside one night out of the year wherein all crime is legal. It’s dubbed “The Purge.” The wealthy and elite apparently take that as an opportunity to clean out the country’s homeless shelters and ghettos, and thus the low unemployment statistics.

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‘Strip Search’ Recap: Season 1, Episode 29 “A Kick In the Pants”

Posted by: on June 7, 2013 at 1:33 pm
‘Strip Search’ Recap: Season 1, Episode 29 “A Kick In the Pants”

Tense!

My goodness, what a tease!

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