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In Praise of Timeless Bears

Jeff Polman | Posted 09.16.2014 | Sports
Jeff Polman

Despite its commercial success, The Bad News Bears is rarely mentioned on critics' lists of classic movies. It's high time it was put on the pedestal it deserves.

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: RoboCop

Dan Persons | Posted 04.19.2014 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

We're much happier debating the degree of goodness of a truly good film than hashing over how much a misfire sucks rubber donkey lungs.

ReThink Review: RoboCop (2014) -- A Drone By Any Other Name

Jonathan Kim | Posted 04.16.2014 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

With a film so beloved, I guess it's inevitable that there would be a remake. But instead of being a toothless, needless, sanitized imitation, I'm happy to report that the new RoboCop is willing to make significant changes and swing even harder at its political commentary.

New JFK Assassination Movie Is Tacky

AP | PETER DeBRUGE | Posted 10.04.2013 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — A painful retelling of the Nov. 22, 1963, assassination of President Kennedy in which the two least important play...

Dennis Christopher: A Life in (and Out of) Celluloid-Legendary Character Actor on Tarantino and Breaking Away

Steve Karras | Posted 10.05.2013 | Entertainment
Steve Karras

If you're an actor and you wind up being cast in one of Quentin Tarantino's films, it's for a reason. He wants you there. Hollywood has its "A-list," and Tarantino has his.

LOOK: Daniel Day-Lewis Makes A Convincing 'Lincoln'

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 08.23.2012 | Entertainment

Two time Oscar-winner Daniel Day-Lewis ("My Left Foot," "There Will Be Blood") looks every bit the 16th president of the United States in a new poster...

20-Year Reunion With Delinquent Friends: Re-Watching 'The Bad News Bears'

J.L. Sirisuk | Posted 07.15.2012 | Comedy
J.L. Sirisuk

Re-watching The Bad News Bears, I was reminded of my tomboy roots, my need for adventure and laughter, and the importance of doing things with authenticity and humor.

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Dark Shadows

Dan Persons | Posted 07.14.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Two hundred years is a long time to revive a vampire, but then again, 40 years is long time to revive the first horror soap opera (not counting an earlier, feature adaptation and a TV reboot in the '90s).

Movie Review: Dreadful Dark Shadows

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.09.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

When Tim Burton and Johnny Depp decided, "Oh, wouldn't it be fun to make a movie out of the campy '60s TV show Dark Shadows," the correct response should have been the following three words: Wild Wild West.

Kate Winslet: The Antidote for Contagion -- and Now She's Won an Emmy!

John Farr | Posted 05.31.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Almost fifteen years after Titanic, with six Oscar nods and one win to her credit, Kate Winslet is an actress at the peak of her powers -- no longer a precocious ingénue, but a professional who's conscientiously developed her craft.

Cinefantastique Horror, Fantasy & Science Fiction Podcast V1:N12: A Nightmare on Elm Street

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Freddy's back, and the Cinefantastique Horror, Fantasy & Science Fiction Podcast has him in its sights. Is the new A Nightmare on Elm Street a dreamsc...

Shutter Island Will Make You Shudder

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio are a dynamic duo of director and actor. They have collaborated on movies before but their latest, Shutter Island, is their best effort yet.

Leo and Kate: They Didn't Go Down With The Ship

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

Here's hoping Leo and Kate do many more films together. But for now, let's celebrate their careers to-date with a sampling of their more interesting, lesser-known work, both pre-and post-Titanic.

A Nightmare on Elm Street Remake Gets a Trailer

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

While everyone seems to be trying harder than the gang behind Friday the 13th, this feels like a fancier redo of something that held up pretty well in the first place.

Jackie Earle Haley Signs On As New Freddy Krueger

E! Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Jackie Earle Haley has gone from Little Children to teen tormentor. The Oscar-nominated actor will don Freddy Krueger's signature striped sweater i...