The Town Reviews, Interviews & More

Trailer Park: 10 Clichés Of The Heist Movie Trailer

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Trailer Park: 10 Cliches of The Heist Film
We watch a lot of movie trailers here at ScreenCrave, and, as we inch closer to summer with its ever-increasing torrent of new films, we're seeing more and more previews with each passing day. As we do so, we can't help but notice some similarities, repetitions, and clichés among them. Here at Trailer Park, we'll be offering a rundown of those clichés, where they come from, and which...

7 Best Blu-Ray and DVD's of 2010 for Christmas Presents!

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The holiday season is upon us, and apparently Santa Claus doesn’t know the meaning of the word “recession.” There are no lay-offs at the North Pole (unless you've just watched "Family Guy's" Road to the North Pole episode)! With that in mind, we’re sure you’ve got some films fans on your shopping list, so we’ll lend a hand with our list of the best DVD and Blu-Ray discs...

2010 Oscar Picks (Based on Their Trailers)

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Fall is officially in full swing, and that means that all the major movie studios are celebrating the season by releasing their Oscar-bait projects. These are the pictures that feature less “badass action” and more “sensitive, nuanced performances by Philip Seymour Hoffman and Sean Penn.” So, rather than reviewing all of these films individually, we decided to do what any dedicated...

The Town Giveaway Winners!!!

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It's time to reveal who will the winners are of our The Town giveaway. First, thank you to all who participated. We received a lot of them. To those of you who missed out we were giving away a number of things from jackets to duffle bags to coaster sets all in honor of The Town. All you had to do to was leave a comment on who you thought would be the better...

Weekend Box Office: Affleck's Town is a Hit

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No big surprises here... Take a ton of big names, a well-trodden plot, a character line-up that people seem to love, some good action sequences and Affleck and Renner dressed as creepy nuns and you're sure to have a hit! Possibly not as big of a hit as The Town may have wanted, but hey, it's been a harsh summer, maybe if it gets some award buzz it'll stick around for a while. All I...

Reminder: The Town Giveaway - More than $200 in Prizes

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We already have some awesome candidates for our special The Town Giveaway, but that doesn't mean that those of you who haven't participated can't get in on the game. On Monday (September 20th) we will close the competition, so we're reminding you of all the awesome prizes we're giving away one last time. Check it out...

The Town: Movie Review

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The Town: Affleck and Renner Disguised as Cops
With all the great reviews coming out of Ben Affleck's upcoming film The Town (bad title by the way), I'm hear to burst your bubble -- I was not blown away, though I was not disappointed either. This is a great film shielded by it's need to be perfect and relate to a mass audience, which makes it watchable but not overly impressive. With Animal Kingdom still...

The Town Giveaway - Over $200 in Prizes

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***WINNERS POSTED! Find out if you won here!*** We're having another giveaway and it's super awesome! We're all excited about Ben Affleck's The Town, right? It's got the man himself and freaking Jeremy Renner along with a star-studded cast and is already getting great early reviews out of Venice Film festival. So! In celebration we have a chance...

Early Reviews: Ben Affleck's The Town

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Festival season is in full swing with the Venice, Telluride, and Toronto Film Festivals opening back to back. Over the past week we've been bringing you early reviews from some of the most talked about movies on the circuit and the latest is The Town. It's directed by/ stars Ben Affleck, and is based on the book The Prince of...

International Trailer for The Town - Jon Hamm is Packing Heat

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When the domestic trailer was released for The Town, it was evident that Ben Affleck was going to bring his A-game both behind and in front of the camera. The actor directs and stars in the Boston-set crime drama as a crook who wants out of his gangster lifestyle. Over on Trailer Addict, they've released the international version of the trailer and it brings the...

New Poster for The Town Has Crazy Nuns!

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Not long ago The Town which stars the impressive cast of Ben Affleck, Jon Hamm, Oscar nominee Jeremy Renner, Blake Lively, Chris Cooper and Rebecca Hall released their first trailer, which had WAY too many big spoilers in it but did show quite a bit of promise for a romantic, suspenseful, crime-thriller. The film was also directed and partly written by the star of the...

Jon Hamm Goes After Ben Affleck in The Town Trailer

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The first trailer has been released for the newest film from Ben Affleck entitled, The Town. He directs and stars in the film about lies, manipulation, and love set against the backdrop of a bank job gone wrong -- or right depending on how you look at it. The film takes place in Boston (no surprise there) so get ready for some serious accents and Blake Lively doing...

Gossip Girl's Blake Lively Joins The Town

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Another actor has joined the cast of The Town, the second directorial vehicle for Ben Affleck. Gossip Girl staple Blake Lively has signed on to star in the film according to THR. The film is being produced by Warner Bros and Legendary Pictures, and already features a strong acting ensemble. Find out more...

Jeremy Renner Joins The Town

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Earlier this week we reported that Mad Men star Jon Hamm would be joining the romantic crime thriller The Town. Now according to THR,  Jeremy Renner has also been cast in the film. Renner has been receiving rave reviews for his performance in the indie flick The Hurt Locker, and now...

Jon Hamm Joins The Town

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Mad Men's Don Draper aka Jon Hamm continues to take a step in the feature film direction with his acting career. Last year he had a supporting role in the big screen remake of the sci-fi classic, The Day the Earth Stood Still, and now he's moving on to The Town. According to THR, Hamm has signed on...