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DVD and Blu-ray Picks for June 3 - 9

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For those who were waiting for home video to watch the remake of RoboCop, your time has come! It, the complete series of Breaking Bad and new 4K masters of the classic Clint Eastwood spaghetti westerns are the most attention-getting of this week’s new releases.

'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Previews Three New TV Spots

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This has been a strange summer movie-wise, as we've seen a number of films open big and then struggle -- it's like word of mouth is a thing of the past. So far, nothing has really held the public's interest after the opening weekend. So will Michael Bay's Transformers: Age of Extinction buck that trend?  These new TV spots suggest it might.

New 'Transformers: Age Of Extinction' Trailer: Optimus Prime Is Losing...

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While the first Transformers: Age Of Extinction trailer gave us more of a grasp on the plot of movie, the latest trailer is nothing but explosion after explosion after, oh hey, is that Optimus Prime riding a fire-breathing dinosaur? It sure is. Check out the latest trailer for Michael Bay's summer blockbuster below.

'Transformers: Age Of Extinction' Trailer: Mark Wahlberg Befriends Talking...

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Transformers: Age of Extinction, the newest film from Michael Bay, looks like a pure slab of the director’s usual pyrotechnic  CGI-porn, with a bunch of orange and sweaty people in tight clothes running around amidst a series of cars and trucks that transform into walking, talking, and punching space-robots that now get to fight monstrous dinosaurs.  Which is...

DVD and Blu-ray Picks for November 19 - 25

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There’s a lot of fun, solid summer movies coming this week on DVD and Blu-ray, on top of some great catalog titles from the mad people over at Shout and Scream Factory. It’s one of the rare weeks that no matter what your tastes, there’s going to be something for you.

DVD and Blu-ray Picks for November 5 - 11

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There’s a lot this week if you like television and new releases, plus some great catalog titles. But we’re most excited for the release of The Right Stuff on Blu-ray, because it’s The Right Stuff

'Entourage' Movie: Adrien Grenier Swears He's Not Holding Out For More...

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Some context: in 2012, Doug Ellin, creator of the bro-mance fantasia that was the HBO TV series Entourage, had penned a script for a feature-film continuation of the series, in which Adrien Grenier starred as Vincent Chase, a dude who makes it big in Hollywood and takes his entourage (get it? That’s why the show’s called that!)...

'Transformers 4' Now Has An Official Title And Poster, And There May Be...

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Whew—it’s time to relax, folks, as our long national nightmare is over: we finally know the official title for the fourth Transformers film.  Heretofore, we’ve be forced to simply refer to the film as Transformers 4 and, geez, how terrible is that?  But now, we can finally refer to it by an official title.   Finally, there may be rest.

DVD and Blu-ray PIcks for August 27 - September 2

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We’re starting to see some of the summer’s big releases hit home video this week, and Michael Bay’s latest opus is also now available. But Criterion has the best release of the week, while Shout Factory is releasing some gems. It’s a good but small week for home video.

'Transformers 4': Actor T.J. Miller And New Cars Join The Group

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One of the recent franchises that will seemingly never die is Michael Bay's Transformers. The Hasbro toy turned animated series in the 80s resurfaced in popularity within the past decade as the loud filmmaker brought them to life on the big screen with the help of computer graphics and some eye-bleeding 3D. Michael Bay tricked us into believing that he would stop at the third film,...

DVD and Blu-ray Picks For April 30 - May 6

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There are a number of more new releases to home video today than in the last couple weeks, which is exciting, but most are wash outs from earlier this year and from last year. There are some great catalog titles, which is nice. Check it out…

Box Office Predictions: 'Pain and Gain' Pumps Itself to the Top Spot

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It's the end of April, which means that the summer season starts next week with Iron Man 3 (which is really good). Until then, we get a Michael Bay movie starring Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson, which would normally be a big summer event, but since this is Bay's small art film, it's being released with the hope of having little competition and a quick payday.

'Pain & Gain' Red-Band Trailer: Midgets, Muscles, And Michael Bay (And...

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After years of making big, dumb, and almost sociopathically stupid CGI-heavy films like The Transformers franchise and The Island, Michael Bay is finally going back to the genre that he began in—big, dumb, and almost sociopathically stupid comedic action films that are well aware how utterly ridiculous they are (see also: Bad Boys, The...

'Transformers 4' Gets A Plot (Hint: Talking Robot Trucks Are Gonna Punch...

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The moment we’ve all been waiting for is finally upon us—Transformers 4 finally has a plot summary.  Yes, we can finally know what Michael Bay will use to feature a bunch of robot vehicles fighting each other all over planet Earth, all while a series of interchangeable human actors stare in wonderment at a series of green screens.  It’s a pretty exciting day.

'Entourage' Is Getting A Movie For A Whole New Generation Of Smarm

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As if the television show hadn’t become insufferable enough before it finally ended in 2011, Entourage is returning to haunt our lives with its smarmy and smug Hollywood bromancery.  But it will no longer be infecting your television—Entourage is coming to your big screen.  Yes, Warner Bros. is green lighting a film follow-up to the mercifully ended TV...

Broken City: Movie Review

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Allen Hughes has stepped out on his own to direct Broken City. It's an intriguing thriller that stumbles on its feet as it comes to a close. It keeps you guessing and has a wonderful cast, but those positives can't hide the film's flaws.

1:1 Interview: Director Allen Hughes on 'Broken City'

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No city is without its share of deceit and corruption. Humans are complicated animals who'll do whatever they can to survive --even break the rules. Director Allen Hughes' latest movie Broken City deals with how desperate people can become in order to maintain their reputation. Since he wasn't collaborating with brother Albert Hughes, Allen's unique directing style...

'Pain and Gain' Trailer: Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson Steal for Michael...

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Michael Bay has spent most of the last decade making Transformers movies, and will continue to for at least one more film. But for those who ever suggested the director had something going on besides being one of the most talented directors with visual effects and scale, it's been hard to defend Bay considering he's made three big-budget toy adverts. Now comes...

'Broken City' Second Trailer: Russell Crowe and Mark Wahlberg Clash

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Broken City, which stars Mark Wahlberg, Russell Crowe and Catherine Zeta-Jones (all Oscar nominees, and 66% of those are winners) is coming out January 18. And it used to be if a film like this came out in January, it was because it was terrible. Nowadays, all it means is that it's a B picture that features stars, and may deliver the goods, but can't compete with...