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The Best DVDs of 2011 | 8 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM

With the continuing rise of Blu-ray, this year sees a lot of repeat entries. Just because they're here again, however, doesn't mean they're any less special.

Missed Movies of 2010, Part 2: Life During Wartime to Wild Grass | 31 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

In our second half of 2010's overlooked offerings, we champion West Virginia 'white' trash, a mafia musical, the goriest (and goofiest) spring break ever, a trip to a town called Panic, and one unfairly dismissed, should have been an Oscar nominee mainstream hit from Ben Affleck.

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'The Town' Is Ben Affleck's Best Work as Director, Writer and Actor | 15 Feb 2011 // 2:59 PM

While not the Oscar bait it was being positioned as, The Town still remains an iron-clad testament to the surprising versatility of writer-director-star Ben Affleck.

Ben Affleck's 'The Town' Presents Dilemmas | 16 Sep 2010 // 10:45 PM

A single, lingering, low-angle close-up of Pete Postlethwaite's face goes a long way toward making any movie at least a little compelling.

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Chris Cooper is in good 'Company' | 5 Feb 2011 // 9:00 PM

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City native Chris Cooper is so in demand that there's rarely a time when at least one of his films isn't

Jon Hamm talks about 'Mad Men' and 'The Town' | 20 Sep 2010 // 6:35 AM

TORONTO — All "Mad Men" fans know that Don Draper has a double life. Jon Hamm, who plays him, has one too. "I've been tremendously fortunate

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Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

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"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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