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Ghostbusters
Movies

  Let’s get the important stuff out of the way. Yes, the Ghostbusters reboot features an all-female team, causing quite a few to bash the film sight unseen with claims their childhood will be ruined because it isn’t four males this time around. It’s safe to say that nobody’s childhood will be

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The Walk
Movie ReviewMovies

THE WALK: Watching Philippe Petit’s 1974 high-wire walk across New York’s Twin Towers in 3D is unbelievable. The rest? Not so much.

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InterviewsMovies

Having grown up in New York City’s East Village, I like to think that it takes at least a little effort to surprise me. So when I went to read about an upcoming film called That’s What She Said, I was pleasantly surprised to see that it’s description succeeded. After all, it’s truly

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Blu-ray and DVDMovie ReviewMovies

Indie filmmaker David Spaltro brings us his most recent film, Things I Don’t Understand, which is about a grad student dealing with eviction in Brooklyn forms a cathartic relationship with a local bartender hiding his own secrets and a terminally ill hospice patient she’s interviewing for her thesis on what

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Comic BookMovie ReviewMovies

Your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man makes his return to screens this holiday weekend, much to the delight of this reviewer.

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MoviesTrailers

Most New Yorkers don’t notice bike messengers until they’re about to get hit by one…and even then, most of us have had some pretty close calls. That being said, I bet we’d pay a little more attention if the average bike messenger looked like the ones featured in Premium Rush. Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael

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TVTV Recaps

Following last week’s premiere episode, the Internet was abuzz with Girls backlash, attacking the show for seemingly every plausible reason. Some blasted it for being a pasty-white depiction of the most diverse city in the world. Others claimed Dunham and company have a sense of entitlement, as each of the

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Sacha Baron Cohen’s latest extravaganza of a movie, The Dictator, has released a French trailer recently that actually reveals a bit more of the actual plot of the film. From the original trailer we only see that Cohen’s character is a dictator of some crazy middle eastern type country and illegitimately makes

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After the surprising success of her 2010 film Tiny Furniture, Lena Dunham has been given the opportunity to take her stories of 20-something strife and struggle in New York City to HBO as the creator, writer, producer, and star of the new series Girls.  With comedy godfather Judd Apatow on board

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Recently, 20th Century Fox teamed up with Thnkmodo for an odd viral promotion for the upcoming superhero film Chronicle. The guys from Thinkmodo created RC planes shaped like people and took them for a spin above certain areas of NYC and New Jersey. This video is definitely worth checking out.

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