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Killing Them Softly

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This weeks biggest releases are Lincoln, Killing Them Softly, and A Royal Affair. Lincoln gave Daniel Day-Lewis a Oscar win for his remarkable performance as president Lincoln. Here’s a clip from Lincoln: And as usual, please don’t hesitate to share what Blu-Rays and DVDs you’ve bought recently, or plan to buy this

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Killing Them Softly is available on Blu-ray and DVD from Starz and Anchor Bay. It unfortunately had a quick release in theaters that prevented me from watching it on the big screen, so I was excited to see this when it arrived in the mail.

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Jessica Chastain in Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty
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The question probably wasn’t even our minds just a week ago, but now, it’s one many ask as Kathryn Bigelow’s docudrama took top honors at the New York Film Critics Circle Awards and National Board of Review Awards, being named the best film and best director of the year at

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Andrew Dominik was always facing a difficult task in having to follow up The Assassination Of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford. A haunting adaptation of the murder of one of America’s most infamous outlaws that equally serves as a mediation on celebrity culture, it’s not only one of

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Podcasts

Despite colds, flu and stomach bugs Dan and Mal show what steel determination us brits have, as we review Killing Them Softly, Cosmopolis, Holy Motors and Sound of My Voice. DOWNLOAD EPISODE REVIEWS Dan – Killing Them Softly, Cosmopolis, Holy Motors Mal –  Killing Them Softly, Cosmopolis, Sound of My

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FeaturesMoviesOscar Watching

Over the last two years, The Weinstein Company has taken The King’s Speech and The Artist – both of which could have been conceived and filmed in almost any time period in which films existed – to Picture victories at the Academy Awards. Stormy weather certainly doesn’t cloud the boutique

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Fall is an interesting time at the box office. It’s a mix of summer leftovers and the beginnings of the award season hopefuls. It’s an ecclectic mix where you have family friendly fare alongside depressing dramas vying for Oscars. Even the term “Fall release” needed some clarification. We decided that

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MoviesTrailers

Killing Then Softly has been a long time in the making, and I for one am uber excited to see it! The film looks like American mob crimes at its best, based off the 1974 novel Cogan’s Trade written by George V. Higgins. Jackie Cogan is played by the film’s

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MoviesNews

With John Hillcoat’s Lawless being moved up to August and marketed more like a traditional summer blockbuster shoot ‘em up – individual character posters and all – Andrew Dominik’s Killing Them Softly looks like the fall’s best bet for fans of gritty, morally complex crime sagas.  Set to open on

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