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Finally a way to easily watch movies, tv shows and other media in a large format without the risk of a heavy monitor falling off the wall and killing your cat. The LED bulbs
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Design Spotlight: Chase Car Inc. Porsche Panamera Turbo Camera Car
Though most movies don't cause the viewer to think about camera angles, lighting or color tone, there are some (Star Trek, Eagle Eye, Fast & Furious) with sequences and scenes that leave you wondering "How the hell did they shoot that?" This is how the hell: Chase Car Inc. We had a chance to check out their matte-black, modded out Porsche Panamera Turbo, replete with a full camera crane. Needless to say, we smiled for the camera.
Enter the kingdom
Director Wes Anderson’s most recent (and perhaps most Wes Andersony) film to date, Moonrise Kingdom ($20)
, is now available on crystal-clear Blu-ray -- obviously the best way to watch a movie that looks like it was shot on film equipment
Lights, Camera, Beef!
MoB | Masterbeef Theater: 10 Best Beef Movie Scenes
We promised to leave no steak unturned during our month of beef
, and we're men of our word. As it happens, beef's got a thespian side that The Academy repeatedly fails to acknowledge. Our budget for gold statues was
The Avengers Blu-ray
The superhero movie of the century is now ready to blow up your living room. Naturally, you'd expect top notch audio and video quality, and the Blu-ray version ($20)
won't disappoint -- especially for 3D fans looking to recreate the
It's still not safe to go in the water
Jaws Blu-Ray Edition
Real, life-affirming creations of art that come along at the right place at the right time to transform culture as we know it are... well, rare. Jaws
is such a masterpiece, and one that has captivated audiences for nearly forty years.
Gotham's finest... team
Under Armor Gotham City Rogues Apparel
Love yourself some Batman but can't stoop to wearing a cape tomorrow night? Sporting Under Armor's new legit line of Gotham City Rogues jerseys, t-shirts, hoodies, jackets and hats
will still maintain your cult credentials, without shaming your date into
Goes for the nuts first
Think of Mallory Kane (played by MMA Fighter, Gina Carano) as Jason Bourne with a functioning memory and some sweet heels. Carano comes alive in this action-thriller by acclaimed director Steven Soderbergh. As hired heavy for a private black bag ops firm
Driver's tale continues...
Driven by James Sallis
Tailgating the Oscar-nominated film noir Drive
; inspired by James Sallis's dark novel of the same name; comes the sequel Driven
. Sallis's new novel picks up with the lead character,
Date-approved, yet still enjoyable
Our Idiot Brother
Despite what the posters say, Our Idiot Brother
is less of a roll-on-the-floor-comedy, and more of a feel-good-indie. That doesn't mean you won't laugh out loud while watching though (the parole officer conversations and an attempted threesome are particularly rich moments).
is the debut film by Evan Glodell, who in many ways exhibits hints of both a young James Cameron and Quentin Tarantino. Like "the king of the world", Glodell has a love for the mechanical — he built his
The Hobbit 3D Behind the Scenes
Time check. The first Lord of the Rings movie is now 10 years old. Luckily, if you’ve been in middle-earth withdrawal since the last film appeared in 2003, Peter Jackson has decided to don his Tolkien hat once to again to bring The Hobbit to the silver screen --
Drive-in? Try Fly-in.
My Life on the Go: Relax
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As much as we love our home theaters, they don’t exactly pack well. So, in this second part of the My Life on the Go
series we decided to
Beautiful or Befuddled?
The Tree of Life
Terrance Malick’s fifth film The Tree of Life ($25)
is a strange beast, to say the least. At Cannes, it was booed by some during its press screening, but went on to take the Palme d’Or. Established reviewers split in
Scarface Limited Edition Blu-ray with Humidor
When you get the money, then you get the $700 limited edition Scarface Blu-ray
. Then, when you get the power and Blu-ray, then you get the women. That’s probably not the exact curriculum of the Tony Montana life coaching system,
Movie Titles in Movies Part 2
For decades screen writers have found excuses for characters to casually drop the name of the film in dialog. Don’t think that’s the case? Check out this compilation of clips from 110 movies and we think you’ll see the theme. Still don’t believe it? Then go back and watch
The 100 Greatest Movie Threats of All Time
This amazing compilation is exactly what it sounds like. Created by super cut master HH1Edits
, it's totally unsuitable for work and definitely shouldn't be shared in polite company. Enjoy, thoroughly.
Like Netflix for Movie Theaters
is a brand new startup hoping to revolutionize the way film addicts get their regular dose o’ big screen. For $50 bucks a month, clients can enjoy an unlimited number of movies. Everything works via an app, which is
Remember It's "Steeg" not "Stig"
The Stieg Larsson Trilogy Blu-ray Collection
While you're waiting for David Fincher and co. to provide their own cinematic interpretations of Stieg Larsson's break away "The Girl Who Played With.." series, we'd recommend checking out the original Swedish films. Those who have read the books will find
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The Social Network
Mark Zuckerburg, for better or worse, has changed the way the world communicates. That may sound hyperbolic, but it’s the truth. It just so happens that in the process of doing this, he also wound up becoming a billionaire several times
Take It For What It Is
We'll be honest. The Expendables isn't a good movie per se -- and it certainly won't be up for any golden statue nominations. If you approach the film as the ridiculous farce of a blockbuster action film that it is
The Legal Alternative to Robbing a Blockbuster
Fox 75th Anniversary Collection
The Fox 75th Anniversary Collection ($358)
is one of the easiest ways we can think of to buy a movie collection overnight. This mega box set contains 75 films
Hey, You Guys!
The Goonies 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray
There's plenty about the 80's that's worth forgetting, but The Goonies
shouldn't fall on that list. Directed and produced by Richard Donner (who also happened to direct the Lethal Weapon
movies and The Omen
), and written by non other than Steven
Learn More About the Directors You Love
Masters of Cinema Series
The Masters of Cinema Series
are essential introductions to the world's most renowned directors. Each book is written by contributors to the famous Cahiers du Cinéma
magazine, and feature over a
It's "gonna mace you in the face"
The Darjeeling Limited Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)
Wes Anderson is a polarizing director. People either hate or love his films. End of story. The Darjeeling Limited ($25) tends to rank lower on his list of films, possibly
Because Somebody Already Probably Said It Best
Cult Movie Quote Book
Feeling like your title as resident movie expert is in doubt? Then a quick read through a copy of the Cult Movie Quote Book ($10) should help you set the record straight. Filled with quotes from must
So Wrong, So Funny
In Bruges (Blu-ray)
In Bruges ($19) is a dark comedy that's steadily picked up a cult following since its 2008 release. The story follows the actions of two Irish gangster/hit men who've been ordered to lay low - you guessed it - in
A Future Comedy Classic
Hot Tub Time Machine Blu-ray
We've been patiently waiting for this Blu-ray release ever since we walked out of the theater back in March. It's hands down one of, if not the funniest movie we've seen so far in 2010, and should not be missed if you
30 Essential Movies | North by Northwest
Over fifty years old now, North by Northwest, is an Alfred Hitchcock classic. Starring Cary Grant as "Mad Man" (Madison Avenue advertising exec.) Roger Thornhill, Roger is mistaken for another man and kidnapped. Throughout the movie he's relentlessly pursued through more plot
30 Essential Movies | The French Connection
Based around a drug smuggling connection between Marseilles and New York City, The French Connection, follows "Popeye" Doyle (Gene Hackman) of the NYPD in his dogged pursuit of the drug smugglers. A bit of a rogue cop, Doyle gets onto the
30 Essential Movies | Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Shocking as it may seem, there was a time when Matthew Broderick was not married to John Kerry masquerading as a woman. During that time he made some solid movies and Ferris Bueller's Day Off is most certainly one of the
30 Essential Movies | Dr. Strangelove: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
A bit of a departure from Stanley Kubrick's other movies, Dr. Strangelove is a black comedy about a Strategic Air Command General going off the deep end and attacking Russia in the middle of the Cold War. Though it stars George C.
The Hidden Financial Reality Behind the Movies
The Hollywood Economist
Everyone knows Hollywood is a money making machine and has been for years, but thanks to studio secrecy, few understand why this is and how it works. Written by the renowned investigative journalist Edward Jay Epstein, who holds a Ph.D from
30 Essential Movies | Bullitt
Bullitt... McQueen. Bisset. Car chase. Mustang. Charger RT. Car chase. Witness Protection. Mafia. Car chase. Turtlenecks (that are cool). Dirty cops. Did we mention the car chase?
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