The Fighter
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The Best Films of 2010 | 11 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

Among this year's winners include a fake documentary, a comedy about Jihad, a vampire story NOT dealing with tacky tween romance, a haunting hillbilly noir, and an elegant tale about clones. Not necessarily the usual cinematic suspects.

The Best Male Film Performances of 2010 | 4 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

Heroes and villains, criminals and crazed creative types: the 20 best male performances of 2010 definitely run the dramatic/comedic character topography... with a few unusual turns tossed in for good measure.

//Reviews

Christian Bale Delivers a Knockout Performance in 'The Fighter' | 13 Mar 2011 // 5:00 PM

The usually handsome Christian Bale—a master chameleon—physically transforms into a frighteningly thin, haggard, balding, twitchy, and wild-eyed addict who never stops moving his jittery limbs.

'The Fighter': On the Outside | 9 Dec 2010 // 8:15 PM

As The Fighter presents fight after fight, the tonal quirks and distances don't ask you to disinvest so much as they invite you to consider the many ways that audiences -- you included -- shape what you see.

//Blogs

Finally Getting It? The 2011 Oscar Nominations | 25 Jan 2011 // 2:50 AM

The 2011 Oscar Nominations, with indications that, for once, the Academy might have figured out what truly was/is the Year's Best.

'The Fighter', Quietly Brawling | 17 Dec 2010 // 6:30 AM

Though there are times when David O. Russell seems to think he’s slumming, he still crafts a satisfyingly potent familial melodrama that transcends the boxing genre.

//News

The Oscars: Fresh story ideas a tough sell in Hollywood | 23 Feb 2011 // 1:30 AM

LOS ANGELES — David Seidler first sparked to the idea of writing a movie about the life of King George VI in 1980. A stutterer himself, he

Mark Wahlberg and other underplayers: Appreciated, if not nominated | 7 Feb 2011 // 1:12 AM

Mark Wahlberg recedes. Your eyes can come off him, and he's fine with that; he may be the only actor alive for whom this is

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'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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