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Austin’s WORST 10 of 2011

Austin blabbers about nine films he never wants to watch again and one that he wants everyone to see multiple times. Continue reading

Joe’s Top 10 of 2011

2011’s top films features flicks about illegal immigrants, illness and ill-gotten gains, with memorable performances from maids, monsters and mutants. Continue reading

4.5 yaps

The Help

A moving and surprisingly funny portrait of Southern womanhood in all its gritty glory and brittle pettiness. Continue reading

Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Dec. 6

New releases galore with “The Hangover Part II,” “The Help,” “The Debt,” “Mr. Popper’s Penguins” and “Cowboys & Aliens” out this week. Continue reading

Marketing Breakdown: Best and Worst of the Summer

Now that the summer is over, cinematically speaking, Sam takes a look back at the posters it offered — the good, the bad, and the ugly. Continue reading

Yap vs. Yap: The Help

Joe Shearer and Austin Lugar go toe-to-toe on the new drama. Continue reading

Racial Dramas

From “The Help” to “Do the Right Thing” to “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?”, a long list of Hollywood films tackles racial issues. Continue reading

4.5 yaps

The Help

A serious, touching film in the mold of weepy chick flicks, but with more brains and gumptions than we’re used to. Continue reading