Movies

  • Bond’s Biggest Blockbuster (and Best Music)

    Skyfall opened last weekend to nearly $90 million at the box office, making it the biggest opening for a Bond film ever. If you're like me, you'll wait a few days for all the rabid fans to clear out before seeing it: A hit like this…

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  • James Bond is Back: 4 Reasons to See ‘Skyfall’

    We recently covered James Bond mania in honor of the character's 50th anniversary, and now we've had the chance to catch 007's latest film, Skyfall, before it hits American theaters this Friday. It's no stretch to say this is one of…

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  • 4 Reasons to See Spielberg’s ‘Lincoln’

    Coming to some theaters this Friday and spreading to others on November 16, Steven Spielberg's new film Lincoln hits at a prime time for Americans: Election mania will be over, leaving us all to ponder any changes to the political…

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  • Best Movie and TV Auditions in History

    What does it take for actors to land iconic roles? A noteworthy audition. Here, some of the best cold readings we've seen: • Romantic Comedy: The camera can't get enough of Audrey Hepburn when she tries out for the role of…

  • App Alert: Never Have to Hold It At the Movies

    It's happened to us all: We're engrossed in a movie at the theater and suddenly that paint can-sized cup of soda starts to kick in. Excuse yourself and you may miss the best part of the movie. Stay seated and you'll suffer the…

  • 13 Things You Didn’t Know About Bond…James Bond

    Think you know James Bond movies? We dug up little-known trivia about Agent 007.

  • Three Documentaries to See Now

    Sure, it might be a great weekend for Frankenweenie, Tim Burton's latest multimillion dollar 3D flick from Disney, but rest assured: It'll be around for many more to come. Less accessible are three critically acclaimed documentaries…

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  • Misspellings Give Old Movies New Life on Tumblr

    All it takes is the removal of one letter to make a movie title take on a whole new meaning. Examples? Delete the "k" from Kill Bill and you've got a story about food poisoning. Drop the "p" from Jurassic Park and you're left…

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  • 50 Years of James Bond—In Music!

    Dr. No, the first Bond film, was released in 1962, so its 50th anniversary is upon us. There are celebratory screenings, new Bond DVD sets, and web postings of everything from girls to gadgets to great lines. (My all-time favorite…

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  • Earliest Spielberg Films Revealed at Last

    Steven Spielberg's first theatrical movie was 1974's The Sugarland Express, although plenty of people credit the 1971 made-for-TV Duel as his true feature debut. But what about the movies he directed when he was 14? The wonderful…

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