Posts Tagged ‘avatar’

‘Non-Sequel’? Nonsense.

In response to breathlessly hyperbolic branding of "Man of Steel" as a "non-sequel," Nick investigates the biggest opening weekends for TRULY original movies.
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The Hobbit: The Story So Far

...but it's still a year until Part One!

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Between Then and Now: the Evolution of Special and Visual Effects In Film

A look back at how special and visual effects have changed the cinematic landscape, from Tron to Tron: Legacy.
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The Success of Harry Potter

How did a book series that started 12 years ago become one of the highest grossing franchises in film history?

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Avatar (Extended Collector’s Edition)

James Cameron's new Extended Collector's Edition of "Avatar" contains hours and hours of new goodies to experience.

The Last Airbender

Oh, "The Last Airbender," how do I loathe thee? Let me count the ways:

Avatar - inside


It's a shame that "Avatar," a truly watershed epic and the top-grossing film of all time, is being given such a bare-bones video release.
Crazy Heart

Coming to DVD April 20

It's a big week as "Crazy Heart" and "The Lovely Bones" hit DVD April 20 and the record breaking "Avatar" takes over shelves on April 22.


Is 3-D the future?

Is 3-D the wave of the future, or the latest fad soon to fade from local cinemas?
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Oscar reflections

In this week's show, Joe and Chris ruminate and pontificate about the Oscar winners and losers and the show itself.

Oscar Liveblog!

This is it! We'll be live-blogging the Oscars from 7 p.m. until the big show wraps up.
Brothers in Oscar

Oscar predictions

It's time for the main event: Chris and Joe give their picks and predictions for this Sunday's Academy Awards!

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Oscar race is on!

Joe and Chris debate the winners, losers and surprises from Tuesday's Oscar nominations.
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Oscar nominations: Surprises, disappointments

The 2009 Oscar nominations were filled with surprises and disappointments, with "Avatar," "The Hurt Locker" and "The Blind Side" riding high.