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Well, maybe a little, but in a totally manageable way.
Just when I thought I could easily ignore this movie.
The sequel has been delayed, but not yet canceled.
This scifi home invasion movie never does justice to its great premise.
It's like an aerial ballet.
My soul was saving itself for his brother.
The John Hughes comedy goes R-rated this time.
The new film from Tom Cruise and the director of TRON LEGACY is a tedious slog through stupidity.
THIS is how classic movies are made. THAT was sarcasm.
Is this good or bad news?
Not an exciting list of names.
The director tucks and rolls out of an impending franchise disaster.
But how's the 3D? Devin answers!
Poor Ethan Hawke keeps getting indirectly killed by children.
And also very short.
Edgar Wright's next movie moves up two months to August!
Universal rushes the next dino movie into production.
On end of the world day. It's all about timing.
The fans have spoken, and the DeLorean is coming!
Vin Diesel's franchise forces out yet another entry.
Judd Apatow has finally made a movie Devin didn't like.
Watch the trailer for Joseph Kosinski's follow-up to TRON LEGACY. Is it smart scifi?
It's a little bit sad.
RZA's directorial debut is an homage to the classic kung fu he grew up with. In this exclusive featurette he drops some names.
One year ago, Jessica Chastain was still an actress on the verge. That's when Devin met her on the set of the Guillermo del Toro-produced horror movie MAMA.
Devin heads to Toronto to visit the set of the creepy ghost movie produced by Guillermo Del Toro. In this first report, a visit with director Andres Muschietti and his producing sister Barbara.
In this episode Devin visits the Universal backlot where classics like FRANKENSTEIN, DRACULA and THE WOLF MAN were shot... and he makes a stop at the PSYCHO house!
Prepare for THE LEGEND OF CONAN, aka ON CONAN POND.
Hear RZA collaborate with The Black Keys, Kanye West, Wiz Khalifa and more!
The sequel to THE CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON!
How Bela Lugosi almost played Dracula AND The Frankenstein Monster.
And word on the Mondo Gallery's UNBELIEVABLE Universal Monsters exhibition.
The latest Edgar Wright joint gets a poster.
See how Tom Hooper is shooting live singing on the movie version of LES MIS.
Reports have director Carl Rinsch getting kicked off the movie.
Guillermo del Toro presents a pretty creepy looking new horror movie starring Jessica Chastain.
The studio that brought us the remakes of THE THING and THE WOLFMAN to turn the New Flesh into New Terrible Trash.
The scarlet letter strikes again. KStew is fired, but her director lover might still be on? Smells like sexism!
It's Shark Week! It's the release of JAWS on Blu! It's time to celebrate our greatest predator in movie trailers. First up: Enzo Castellari's banned JAWS rip-off, GREAT WHITE.
The latest Wright/Pegg/Frost joint gets a female lead. And she's pretty!
Jeremy Renner picks up the franchise ably, but is ably enough to warrant more movies?
The new Edgar Wright/Simon Pegg/Nick Frost movie heads towards production, and there's a teaser poster.
An excellent poster for James Whale's classic film.
Happy birthday, Tom Cruise (and soon Ron Kovic). Get ready for Oliver Stone's next by revisiting one of his best.
This movie won't be boring, that's for sure.
Brian's just as surprised as you are to find out the creator of THE FAMILY GUY has a funny movie in him.
Celebrate the 37th anniversary of the classic film that launched Bruce's career!
A morose Kristen Stewart and a lackluster script defeat strong visuals and some fun performances.
The LA Times examines why JOHN CARTER bombing was a big story but BATTLESHIP sinks quietly. They forgot one important reason: Hollywood hates creatives.
And hear "Jason Bourne" said about a dozen times!
I am probably going to cry through this whole movie, dammit.
Is Peter Berg's board game adaptation a shockingly trenchant critique of American foreign policy or a stupid blow 'em up? Or both?
The Blood and Ice Cream Trilogy shall conclude.
In the proud GHOULIES tradition...
They're rebooting VAN HELSING with Tom Cruise, but could there be more sinister things to come?
It's a sort-of-sequel to KNOCKED UP.
The film's big final song is caught on spy video.
With Hasbro's board game to inspire him, Peter Berg has created the ultimate modern blockbuster. That's not a compliment.
The actress has cut her hair very, very short for the film.
The pleasant enough teen sex series takes a nose dive into absolute suckitude.
Stone's adaptation of Don Winslow's book - starring Taylor Kitsch and Blake Lively - gets a trailer.
She only hums when she's on top.
Universal, please get back to the real version of the character.
The hair metal musical movie adaptation gets a trailer, and it's filled with swooping shots and brightly lit stages.
FAMILY GUY creator Seth McFarlane does an R-rated DROP DEAD FRED.
A peek at Jean Valjean, prisoner!
But you gotta admit it looks good.
Spielberg's classic dinosaur movie to get a new dimension.
John Belushi left us 30 years ago today. Remember him at his best in one of the greatest movies ever.
Featuring songs by the Barenaked Ladies. Is this trolling?
Universal's new Dr. Seuss movie about environmentalism teams up with an SUV manufacturer. For real.
David Wain directs Paul Rudd to comedic heights... and a cop out ending.
"Hey guys, remember that time we were in a progressively worse series of comedy movies?"
Give us this day our daily trailer! It's the 47th anniversary of the assassination of Malcolm X.
A tedious, familiar movie that proves Denzel Washington isn't above phoning it in.
Give us this day our daily trailer! Let's keep celebrating Black History Month with one of the great comedies of the 70s.
Meet the new Bourne, not the same as the old Bourne.
An original science fiction movie? Thats' cool! Oh wait, it takes its name from a board game? Screw that! The BATTLESHIP Super Bowl spot is here.
We gotta get back in time for curtain!
Give us this day our daily trailer! Let's spend the next month celebrating Black History with trailers for weird and wonderful black films. Where better to start than Spike Lee's absolute masterpiece?
CONTRABAND ends up being more than just Marky Mark taping money to his stomach.
Events, Blu-ray releases, film restorations... this is how you honor 100 years of moviemaking.
Universal is considering sequelizing the blockbuster comedy without Kristen Wiig's involvement.
The bad news is pretty bad. Taylor Swift-level bad.
The final Mondo release of 2011 is a return to Universal's DRACULA - which was also the first poster of the year.
Tom Hooper supposedly wants to use production audio for the musical numbers.
The trailer for the adaptation of the Broadway hair rock jukebox musical is slightly lighter than an average episode of Glee.
Peter Berg's boardgame adaptation takes some cues from the ouevre of Michael Bay.
Devin sat down with Peter Berg to discuss the big budget adaptation of the famous board game. Did Berg sink our Battleship?
Vin Diesel's movie was shut down because it couldn't pay for its studio space.
Also, learn the name of his character. Which is apparently exciting.
This isn't your great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great grandfather's fairy tale.
The head of Universal literally said "We make a lot of shitty movies. Every one of them breaks my heart,” then threw a bunch of movies under the bus.
An upper end scifi movie shares a plot description with a terrible, terrible found footage film.
These men are trapped alone in an arctic wasteland... and they're forced to watch THE THING 2011.
What a waste of time.
Those AMERICAN PIE kids are grown up and masturbating on their children in the AMERICAN REUNION trailer.
In the wake of proposed theater boycotts, Universal scraps plans to test VOD just three weeks after release. Do you think they made the right call?