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Eric Ambler

Eric Ambler is a film critic and correspondent for Screen Invasion, as well as the founder of Ambler Amblog (http://ambleramblog.blogspot.com/). His parents named him after a Welsh spy novelist they found in a reference book. Someday he will get around to watching all the VHS tapes he bought at Goodwill.

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A popular offsite event is confirmed for San Diego Comic-Con 2014 – and it’s also available to anyone without a convention badge.

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TV creator Dan Harmon convenes with fans and confronts his fears on a cross-country podcast tour in the affecting showbiz documentary HARMONTOWN.

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The maker of WINTER’S BONE returns to the Ozarks to chronicle the life of a man with many types of kin in the documentary STRAY DOG.

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The creator of the cult favorite sitcom COMMUNITY chats with us about a new documentary focused on his transformative podcast tour.

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Two seniors seize the day on a whirlwind tour of Iceland, and one of them completely steals the show in this cute indie comedy.

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documented
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The immigration debate opens the door to one man’s fascinating, heart-wrenching, impeccably American story in DOCUMENTED.

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The dark showbiz satire TRUST ME is elevated by the empathetic eye of writer/director/star Clark Gregg.

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Funny, sweet, and charming, CUBAN FURY stars Nick Frost as an unlikely dancing dynamo trying to win the girl of his dreams.

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Analyzing the career and persona of Shia LaBeouf through his performances, fresh off his crucial role in NYMPHOMANIAC.

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MALADIES, the latest James Franco art project, squanders stellar performances and a sharp visual style on an airless exercise in monotony.

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Muppets Most Wanted
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Kermit and friends return in MUPPETS MOST WANTED, a throwback adventure filled with heart, humor, and fantastic songs.

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The cast and crew MUPPETS MOST WANTED dishes on songs, celebrities, and backstage gossip before the movie’s release on March 21.

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MoviesTrailers

The official GODZILLA trailer gives tantalizing glimpses of the famous monster and hints at the creature’s new (non-nuclear?) origins.

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Adult World
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Emma Roberts and John Cusack are verbal sparring partners in ADULT WORLD, a satire of post-grad life that’s both clumsy and charming.

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A Field in England
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Musings on metaphysics, magic, and mushrooms in A FIELD IN ENGLAND, a head trip with a historical bent.

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Can’t wait for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi? These movies will help you catch the Olympic spirit!

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