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Bradley Cooper and Todd Phillips Form New Production Company

Bradley Cooper and Hangover writer/director Todd Phillips have joined forces for a yet-to-be-named production company that’s already struck a three-year deal with Warner Bros. A.V. Club […]

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Movie-O-Meter: One of Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Final Films, the Philly-Set God’s Pocket, Opens at Ritz Five

Capsule reviews of the weekend’s new movies. Should you see it, wait for DVD, or skit it altogether? We lay it out below.  SEE IT […]

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Movie-O-Meter: Neighbors Is a Shapeless Mess With Only a Few Inspired Bits + Our Take On Other New Releases

Capsule reviews of the weekend’s new movies. Should you see it, wait for DVD, or skit it altogether? We lay it out below.  SEE IT […]

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Interview: X-Men: Days of Future Past‘s Evan Jonigkeit

Philly fans — and even non-fans — of X-Men will have extra incentive to stand in line for the next iteration of the long-running franchise, […]

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5 New Films You Should Stream Right Now on Netflix: Lost Children, Tarantino, Pryor Live and More

Hollywood’s blockbuster movie season is officially upon us, bringing with it an endless stream of superheroes, big-star comedies, and a depressing shortage of anything really worth watching. […]

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Movie-O-Meter: The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Woody Allen’s Fading Gigolo, Aaron Paul Decodes Annie Parker and More

Capsule reviews of the weekend’s new movies. Should you see it, wait for DVD, or skit it altogether? We lay it out below. SEE IT NOW! […]

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Construction Finally Underway On 19th and Chestnut iPic Movie Theater

Goodbye, historic, falling apart Boyd Theater. Hello, iPic.

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Bradley Cooper Packs On 40 Pounds for Role in American Sniper

Or at least that’s what his co-star, Nashville‘s Eric Close says. From E! News:

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Movie-O-Meter: Tilda Swinton Plays a Vampire, Cameron Diaz Flops, and Our Take on Paul Walker’s Final Film

Capsule reviews of the weekend’s new movies. Should you see it, wait for DVD, or skit it altogether? We lay it out below.  SEE IT […]

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New Tina Fey, Amy Poehler Flick Gets Release Date

Last week I reported that Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will reunite on the big screen again, playing sisters in the Jason Moore-helmed comedy The […]

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Kevin Hart to Team With Seth Rogen in Upcoming Buddy Comedy

In a recent interview Neighbors director Nicholas Stoller leaked that he may soon be working on a new “buddy comedy” starring Philly’s Kevin Hart and […]

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Highlights the Tribeca, Part 1: Equal Parts Mad, Creative Cenius

Enjoying the somewhat peculiar charms of the Tribeca Film Festival, I’ve taken in a host of films on my first two days. Here are some […]

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Lambertville Author James McBride to Produce The Good Lord Bird

In January we interviewed Lambertville author James McBride, who had just won the National Book Award for his novel The Good Lord Bird. When we […]

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Movie-O-Meter: Comely Aliens, Gonzo Filmmakers, and Grizzly Bears

Our weekly round-up of new releases, ranked for your viewing pleasure, by their indispensability and watchability. Yes, we made up that word. 

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Philly’s Evan Jonigkeit in Mysterious Amazing Spider-Man 2 Post-Credits Scene

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 doesn’t open in the U.S. until May 2, but an early release in the U.K. has fans abuzz — not because […]