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Maggie Gyllenhaal

4 Must-See MoviesFeaturesMovies

We know not everyone has time for every major release or big movies, so here are five films that cannot be missed in August.

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MoviesTrailers

The trademark Roland Emmerich explosions and action are back in the newest trailer for White House Down. Channing Tatum and Jamie Foxx star.

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FeaturesMoviesThis Chick's Flicks

A retrospective analysis of 2012’s chick flicks and a few of my hopes and dreams for 2013’s.

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Blu-ray and DVDMoviesNews

This week’s big releases are Taken 2, Won’t Back Down, To Rome with Love, and Being Human: Season 4. An interesting mixture of genres! Here’s a clip from Taken 2: [springboard type=”video” id=”644507″ player=”scin001″ width=”560″ height=”315″ ] And as usual, please don’t hesitate to share what Blu-Rays and DVDs you’ve bought recently, or plan to

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Blu-ray and DVDMovies

‘Won’t Back Down’ tells an inspirational tale about two ferocious mama-bears who can no longer ignore the shortcomings of their children’s public school. The film is not anti-union or anti-labor—in fact, it highlights many of the benefits and protections provided by such organizations. If it is anti anything, it’s anti allowing any interest to work to the detriment of the public school system’s intended beneficiaries: the students.

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Blu-ray and DVDGiveawaysMovies

After highlighting some of the most inspiring teachers in film earlier today, we’re giving away a couple copies of Won’t Back Down on Blu-Ray! Keep reading to learn more about the film and enter to win by filling out the form at the bottom. Won’t Back Down Oscar® Nominees Maggie Gyllenhaal* and

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FeaturesMoviesOscar Watching

On Friday, Ang Lee’s Life of Pi kicked off the New York Film Festival and received high marks from the critics. The epic scale, lauded visual effects, and story about humanity might tug the heartstrings of Oscar voters, and if there’s a movie out there to grab “the heart vote,”

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Blu-ray and DVDNews

It’s that time again! Time for a weekly Blu-Ray/DVD roundup. Here’s the roundup and my opinion on whether you should Buy It! Skip It! or Rent It! There’s an interesting assortment of genres to choose from this week for the Buy It’s! It really depends on what you’re in the

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FeaturesMoviesThis Chick's Flicks

One of my favorite things about chick flicks is the shared emotional experience they provide the viewer. As they are targeted at women, chick flicks often center around a common, female life-experience, such as pining after the guy, getting the guy, losing the guy, first kisses, first times, having a baby, the motherhood, etc.

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MoviesMusic

Evocative and thoughtful, Waltzing and Henson’s work on this soundtrack adds sincerity to a comedic examination of the female orgasm — or rather, the birth of the device that branded it.

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