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Cool Thing #12

Flynn Lives! With the release of Tron: Legacy this past December, it is interesting to look back on the “Flynn Lives” ARG (Alternate Reality Game) to see what exactly it accomplished, and how far its creators pushed the ficticious world … Continue reading

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Cool Thing #11

Pauline Kael It is hard to narrow down why exactly it happened, if the readers just lost interest or the people involved did (the latter seems highly unlikely) or if the dawn of the Internet age caused it, but for … Continue reading

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Cool Thing #10

The Maltese Falcon I am somewhat ashamed to say that I am that film student that hasn’t seen some of the movies that people assume I’ve seen.  Scarface…well I’ve seen some…Metropolis…well it’s on my pvr…The Maltese Falcon…look I’m only one … Continue reading

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Cool Thing #7

Blu-ray Retro Week This has been a big week for us fans of contemporary classics because two of films biggest franchises saw their first ever Blu-ray releases, Back to the Future: 25th Anniversary Trilogy, and the Alien Anthology. Simply put, … Continue reading

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Cool Thing #6

The Social Network I will be the first to admit it, when I heard that David Fincher (Fight Club, Se7en) was going to direct a movie about Facebook that has Justin Timberlake in it, I cried…a lot.  But once the tears subsided … Continue reading

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Cool Thing #5

Miami Vice Starring: Colin Farrell and Jamie Foxx Written and Directed by: Michael Mann Not sure about anyone else but I love Michael Mann’s Miami Vice.  In fact I have this poster of the movie hanging over my head, as … Continue reading

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Cool Thing #4

Psycho As a part of Cineplex’s ongoing “Classic Film Series” Silver City Polo Park played Alfred Hitchcock’s suspense classic, Psycho. The films transfer looked absolutely pristine (I assume it is the HD transfer from Universal’s recent blu ray release) and … Continue reading

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