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Thursday, March 1 2007

The PopMatters 'Short Ends & Leader' Spring Film Preview

In order to separate the worthy from the worthless, PopMatters' "Short Ends & Leader" editor is highlighting 10 new films he's looking forward to this spring.


Reviews

Sunday, September 9 2007

Blades of Glory

It takes genuine pros to make the mock-sport movie look like a worthwhile competition. A brisk, disposable amusement.


Thursday, March 29 2007

Blades of Glory (2007)

As pleased with itself as any other Will Ferrell comedy, Blades of Glory targets buddy and sports movie conventions, and -- oh yes -- ponders the profound gayness of figure skating.


News

Monday, April 2 2007

Where there's a Will, there's a payday

The ice kings pulled in lots of cold cash this weekend. "Blades of Glory," a goofball figure-skating comedy starring Will Ferrell and Jon Heder, earned $33


Thursday, March 29 2007

Jon Heder takes to the ice in his next biggest thing since 'Dynamite'

Jon Heder is on the phone from Los Angeles nearing the end of a long string of press interviews for "Blades of Glory," his comedy


Wednesday, March 28 2007

Skating comedy gives Ferrell a chance to sparkle

They call it the Paul Newman Syndrome: An actor takes a role, as, say, a race car driver, and then develops a lifelong love for


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