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Funny, sweet, and charming, CUBAN FURY stars Nick Frost as an unlikely dancing dynamo trying to win the girl of his dreams.

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MoviesTrailers

Are you ready for a good laugh? Well, here it is, courtesy of the upcoming flick Cuban Fury. This plot follows the typical “boy meets beautiful girl, boy needs to sweep her off her feet” plot, but with a twist. Bruce, played by funnyman Nick Frost, aims to win the

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TV

Parks and Recreation is on a streak of poorly named episodes. It’s at least two, maybe three, I haven’t decided on “Two Parties” yet. It’s functional, yet boring. Be that as it may, Thursday’s episode, “Ann’s Decision,” is a major improvement on last week. The episode opens with Ron ordering a

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This weeks biggest releases are Flight, Celeste and Jesse Forever, and A Late Quartet. Denzel Washington’s brilliant performance as an alcoholic pilot who also has a problem with drugs in Flight has gotten him an Oscar nomination. Here’s a scene from Flight: And as usual, please don’t hesitate to share what

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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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FeaturesMoviesThis Chick's Flicks

Dear Readers, Today’s quickie recommendation—a type of post that I’m just going to call a “Quickie” from now on, because I love sexual innuendo and double entendres—features a movie that reaches a new zenith among chick flicks (at least those that I’m familiar with). Not only was it written and

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TVTV Recaps

*Spoilers* One of the funniest (if not the funniest) shows on television is back! And it is back with a whole lot of ideas that can make Season 5 the best one yet. So of course with the new season, comes a new project for Leslie Knope: she is going to clean

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FeaturesMoviesThis Chick's Flicks

This Chick’s Flicks newbies should pause here and read the original “chick flick” definitional piece first. To the rest of you, away we go… . . . . . . . . . Dear Readers, Today, with your indulgence, I’d like to do something a bit different. Instead of writing

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Movie ReviewMovies

The winning dramedy Celeste and Jesse Forever puts a refreshing spin on romantic tropes by zigging when it should zag, and occasionally even running in reverse. Celeste (Rashida Jones), a successful media consultant for a boutique PR firm, and Jesse (Andy Samberg), an unemployed illustrator, are best friends in the midst of dissolving their ill-fated marriage.

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MoviesTrailers

I’ve been wanting to see anything come about this movie since I first began seeing the great reviews it got from Sundance earlier this year. The romantic comedy Celeste and Jesse Forever that stars Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg has finally come out with a fantastic first trailer that gives

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MoviesTrailers

THE MUPPETS has gotten a new theatrical trailer. There seems to be so many trailer for this film, but I am not complaining. James Bobin (FLIGHT OF THE CONCHORDS) directed the film that stars Jason Segel, Amy Adams, Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, Animal, Chris Cooper, Rashida Jones, Zach

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