7 Ways to Save Money at the Movies

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Do you love going to the movies? Taking in a great flick and enjoying your favorite snacks is a wonderful way to pass the time. If you have been to the movie theater lately, you may have noticed how pricey this pastime can be. Well the good news is, there are ways to save money when you go to the movies. Take a look below at 7 ways to save money at the movies and have a great … [Read more...]

OMG – Woman with Telekinetic Powers takes over Coffee Shop

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Imagine this scenario: You are in your favorite coffee shop one morning, minding your own business, grabbing your favorite cup of joe, when a fight breaks out between two patrons. A careless man has accidentally spilled a coffee in a woman's computer, and the woman goes crazy! (I guess she didn't back up her data on the cloud.)  Yikes! In a scene right out of a horror movie, … [Read more...]

Disney Princess Makeover Leads to Backlash


By Jennie The Disney/Pixar film Brave not only won an Academy Award as Best Animated Film of 2012, but it inspired a lot of animation fans with its depiction of the protagonist Merida, a strong, self-reliant heroine who wasn't waiting for Prince Charming to come along and rescue her. Some of those fans may have been skeptical at the recent news that Merida is to be inducted … [Read more...]

The Lord Of The Ring’s Impact On The Ecomony

The Lord Of The Rings Impact On The Ecomony

  English Author J. R. R. Tolkien wrote the book The Hobbit, or There and Back Again, better known by its abbreviated title The Hobbit back in 1937 to wide critical acclaim. Tolkien said he originally wrote The Hobbit, with its adventures of halflings and goblins and elves, to amuse his children. This book is a classic in children's literature and still remains popular … [Read more...]

10 Films For Women With Kids

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While many parents bemoan the movie tastes of their kids, exposing your kids to classic films that were ground breakers for their time is a great way to stretch your kid’s boundaries and keep your movie night family friendly. 1. Back to the Future This 80’s classic will give your kids insight into what the world was like before computers, cell phones and the Internet … [Read more...]

Top 5 Films for Wine Lovers


Hollywood has always had a certain love affair with wine and it isn’t altogether surprising that there are so many great films revolving around the world of wine and wine-tasting. Let’s take a look at the top 5 wine themed movies below: Sideways: Perhaps, the seminal wine film experience. The much loved and praised movie, Sideways, won plaudits for directors and stars … [Read more...]

Netflix Monthly Streaming Tops 1 Billion Hours


The internet continues to transform how consumers find and view content on a daily basis. More and more people are giving up their traditional television service to watch their favorite shows and films online, and Netflix continues to dominate the market. Although they made some costly missteps in the last year, and continue to find stiff competition in Hulu and Amazon's VOD … [Read more...]

Is Will Smith Still King at the Box Office?


Will Smith has been quiet for a few years since the release of his last film in 2008, Seven Pounds. No matter what job field you're in, a four year break is a long one and his absence from the spotlight left many wondering about his current box office appeal with the release of The Men in Black 3, the third film of the series. Would Smith be able to reach the tickets sales of … [Read more...]

Finding Limo for Rock of Ages Was a Stretch


Creating a movie set in past decades requires a keen eye and painful attention to detail at times. For the makers of Rock of Ages, recreating the 80s was their mission. From hair bands like Poison and Whitesnake, neon, and the introduction of the very first cell phone, creating the set was no easy feat. One of the more difficult set pieces was the limo belonging to Tom Cruise's … [Read more...]

The 84th Academy Awards


Who will take home the Oscar? The 84th Academy Awards show starts at 5:30 p.m. Pacific time on ABC tonight with red carpet coverage starting at 4 p.m. The show will feature Billy Crystal (for the first time since 2004) as host and Cirque du Soleil performing at the Hollywood & Highland complex. Best Picture "The Artist" Thomas Langmann, Producer "The Descendants" … [Read more...]