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DVD and Blu-ray Picks for June 18 - 24

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JACK THE GIANT SLAYER
Now that we’re in the summer, most of the movies from spring are hitting home video. One of the year’s biggest flops joins one of the year’s best movies on home video this week, along with some Criterion releases, and some new television. Check it out…

Box Office Roundup: 'Oz' is Where It's At

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OZ: THE GREAT AND POWERFUL
The first gigantic film of 2013 has arrived, and it's Sam Raimi's Oz: the Great and Powerful.  The film has a clear path to over $200 Million, and though it didn't do Alice in Wonderland numbers, it's still a monster. Check out the full results...

Box Office Roundup: 'Jack the Giant Slayer' Wins Weekend, Loses War

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If the film didn't cost $195 Million, the opening of Jack the Giant Slayer would probably be a good reason to celebrate. Unfortunately it cost a lot and will probably never make its money back, unless international audiences go for it. It's a snoozer of a box office weekend, but here are the numbers anyway.

Box Office Predictions: 'Jack' Wins Weekend, Loses War

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Nicholas Hoult in Jack the Giant Killer
Last year at this time we had John Carter, a big fantasy effort based on classic literature that was deigned a loser and everyone involved got dinged for their efforts. This year we have Jack the Giant Slayer. And where John's director Andrew Stanton is regrouping by directing a sequel to Finding...

New 'Jack The Giant Slayer' Trailer: A Loud, Tonal Trainwreck With Bad Rock...

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If you like you big-budget modern studio epics to be tonal mishmashes that blend cartoon-y CGI with bad rock ‘n roll, occasional Inception-y horn blasts, and loud, overbearing action sequences, well, do we ever have the trailer for you: the newest preview for Jack the Giant Slayer, which, more than anything else, may leave people wondering how the hell...

'Jack The Giant Slayer' Trailer Looks Ridiculous

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Seemingly combining the worst and most garish elements of everything that Tim Burton and Peter Jackson have put on film (or digitally recorded) over the past few years, Jack the Giant Slayer appears to be nothing more than a loud, CGI-heavy mess of sub-Lord of the Rings fantasy and really, really bad humor (the film’s tagline?  "You don’t know...