Things Aren’t Always What They Seem

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What to Watch in the Theater:
The Visit opens today – does this film get M. Night out of his slump?

What to Watch at Home:
The Loft – do adultery + murder + twists = entertainment?
Chappie – can a sweet robot redeem an otherwise violent story?

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

Bonus Content:
Check out Martian/Wall-E Mash-up on YouTube here.

Escape is Never Easy

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What to Watch in the Theater:
No Escape opened last week – can adding a family element make an action movie connect more with the audience?

What to Watch at Home:
Aloha – cast vs. scenery vs. story – which is the biggest draw?
Survivor – strong female lead with or without support?
The Wedding Ringer – fun for everyone or just a guy movie?

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

A Dose of Reality

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What to Watch in the Theater:
We Are Your Friends opens today – is there more to life than partying and sushi in the Valley?
I Touched All Your Stuff opens today – is there an interesting story among the clips and photos?

What to Watch at Home:
Unbroken – does historical accuracy outweigh its running time?
McFarland, USA – is an altered story better than the real story?

Bonus Content:
Check out the YouTube video Jurassic World in LEGOs here. (Spoiler alert: Do not watch this if you haven’t seen the movie.)

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

Surveillance of Spy Movies

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What to Watch in the Theater:
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. opened last Friday – is a stylish 60s setting a plus or a minus?

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Hitman: Agent 47 opens today – does the action affect our attachment to the characters?

What to Watch at Home:
Barely Lethal – fun teen movie or too much violence?
Kingsman: The Secret Service – do British spies do it better?
Dragons: Race to the Edge – does timing make a difference?

Bonus Content:
Check out YouTube videos Friends Deleted Airport Scene here and Air New Zealand Men in Black Safety Video here.

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