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Internet Idiocy: 'Men, Women and Children' Is a Lethargic Drag

Internet Idiocy: 'Men, Women and Children' Is a Lethargic Drag

Thursday, October 23, 2014  |  Bob Grimm

Director Jason Reitman delivers a boring, lethargic and woefully predictable look at humans and the way in which interact with the Internet: Men, Women and Children winds up being nothing more than an ugly commercial for the Ashley Madison dating services.

Adam Sandler plays a sex-addicted married man ...

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Real Horror: World War II Comes Back to Life Thanks to Brad Pitt and Crew in 'Fury'

Real Horror: World War II Comes Back to Life Thanks to Brad Pitt and Crew in 'Fury'

Thursday, October 23, 2014  |  Bob Grimm

Right in time for Halloween, writer-director David Ayer has come up with a genuine horror show in Fury , his take on a World War II tank crew trying to survive the last days of the war.

This film goes full-bore in showing the horrors of war—in fact, the very first scene depicts a brutal act of violence...

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True TV: 'Grimm' Is Back on the Case; 'Mike Tyson Mysteries' Is for Real

True TV: 'Grimm' Is Back on the Case; 'Mike Tyson Mysteries' Is for Real

Wednesday, October 22, 2014  |  Bill Frost

Grimm (Friday, Oct. 24, NBC), season premiere: Law and Order: Supernatural Portlandia (or, Grimm for short) is back! When Season 3 left off, Nick (David Giuntoli) had lost his Grimm power to see fairytale Wesen creatures both good and evil, essentially rendering him the only straight-up human in Portland...

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'Horns' Has It: Daniel Radcliffe Is Excellent in This Violent Horror-Comedy

'Horns' Has It: Daniel Radcliffe Is Excellent in This Violent Horror-Comedy

Tuesday, October 21, 2014  |  Bob Grimm

Harry Potter goes over to the dark side in Horns , a nasty little movie from director Alexandre Aja, maker of Piranha 3D and the decent remake effort The Hills Have Eyes .

Danielle Radcliffe plays Ig, who is accused of killing his girlfriend, Merrin (Juno Temple), after an ugly breakup. Not too long afterw...

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The Video Depot Top 10 List for the Week Ending Oct. 19, 2014

The Video Depot Top 10 List for the Week Ending Oct. 19, 2014

Monday, October 20, 2014  |  Staff

1.  Neighbors  (Universal)

2. Transformers: Age of Extinction (Paramount)

3. X-Men: Days of Future Past * (20th Century Fox)

4. Edge of Tomorrow * (Warner Bros.)

5.  Godzilla (Warner Bros.)

6. Mr. Peabody and Sherman * (20th Century Fox)

7.  Blended  (Warner Bros.)

8. A Million Ways to Die in the West * (Universal)

9. Chef *...

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Cliché Catastrophe: An Amazing Cast Is Wasted in 'The Judge'

Cliché Catastrophe: An Amazing Cast Is Wasted in 'The Judge'

Thursday, October 16, 2014  |  Bob Grimm

The thought of Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall starring together in a movie is, in a word, awesome.

So what did director David Dobkin do with this exciting scenario? He gave us The Judge , a cliché-ridden mess.

Downey plays Hank Palmer, a typical movie lawyer who gets bad guys off the hook while pis...

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