Friday Link Roundup – CinemaCon Edition

CinemaCon

This week CinemaCon 2016 was held at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The convention refers to itself as “the largest and most important gathering of movie theater owners from around the world.” It is the official convention of The National Association of Theater Owners (wait, NATO?) and it has been getting progressively bigger since it began in 2011.

This year Hollywood’s biggest studios presented their upcoming films for the year and shared all the sneak peeks, announcements, and trailers that they didn’t feel like saving for ComicCon. On to the links!

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An Easter Parade GIF Roundup

Easter Parade GIF

A very Happy Easter to all of our fans. As a gift to you, we present this Easter Parade GIF Roundup. For those unfamiliar with the film, it’s a 1948 Judy Garland and Fred Astaire musical about vaudeville, hats, and an old guy creepin’ on a young pretty woman (classic Hollywood!). Astaire was 49 when […]

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Battle Royale: Into the Woods

PBS v. Disney, Peters v. Streep, Gleason v. Blunt. We’ve all been clamouring for it. Which performance of Into the Woods songs is the best? I’m comparing the PBS American Playhouse version, which included most of the original Broadway cast and aired on PBS in 1991, with the 2014 film adaptation. The PBS version is […]

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A User’s Guide to the Manic Pixie Dream Girl

Since it was coined in a 2007 A.V. Club review of Elizabethtown, the term Manic Pixie Dream Girl has been used to describe everyone from Zooey Deschanel’s character in (500) Days of Summer to Zooey Deschanel, the real-life human being. On its surface, the label of Manic Pixie Dream Girl appears to be no more […]

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6 Sports Movies For People Who Hate Sports

Sports Movies

There are plenty of dull sports movies out there (I’m looking at you, Rudy), and if you already find sports boring, watching one of these might just make your brain permanently shut down. Luckily, there are also some really great, entertaining films that happen to revolve around the world of sports. Here are 6 of them! […]

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