Unusual Villains, Unlikely Heroes

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What to Watch in the Theater:
PIXELS opens today – as arcade gamer geeks try to save the world, does this new take on 8-bit graphics need a big screen to impress?

What to Watch at Home:
Strange Magic – can Lucas pull off a musical animation?
Tinkerbell and the Legend of the Neverbeast – more Tink?
Focus – just another con artist movie?
Maps to the Stars – is Hollywood this weird? (for grownups only)
What’s worth the watch?

Bonus Content:
Check out our interviews from the set of the new Disney XD show, Gamer’s Guide to Pretty Much Everything here.

Plus box office results, what’s opening soon or coming out on video, and movie news!

Small Superhero Packs a Punch

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What to Watch in the Theater:
Ant-Man opens today – does he make up for his small stature by bringing big new talents to the Marvel universe?

What to Watch at Home:
Spongebob: Sponge Out of Water – cool new view and villain?
The Intruder – supernatural or not?
The Voices – can Ryan Reynolds be cute AND creepy?
What’s worth the watch?

Plus box office results, what’s opening soon or coming out on video, and movie news!

Minions and Musicals

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What to Watch in the Theater:
Minions opens today – the little yellow guys are expected to be a big box office draw. Is it really just about minions, or is there more to it?

What to Watch at Home:
Annie – fresh remake or too different from the original?
Teen Beach 2 – as fun as the first time?
The Last Five Years – musical masterpiece or confusing timeline?
What’s worth the watch?

Plus box office results, what’s opening soon or coming out on video, and movie news!

Digging Deeper While Getting Down

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What to Watch in the Theater:
Magic Mike XXL opened July 1st – is another visit with the “Kings of Tampa” better as a date night movie, or guilty pleasure for home viewing?

What to Watch at Home:
Project Almanac – just another teen time travel movie?
Spare Parts – is a story inspiring if you already know the end?
The Cobbler – what’s it like to walk in another person’s shoes?
What’s worth the watch?

Plus box office results, what’s opening soon or coming out on video, and movie news!