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Flick Nation: At the Movies – 11/21/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 20 - 2014

Jennifer Lawrence stars in the much-anticipated Hunger Games sequel Mockingjay Part 1, and Foxcatcher boasts three of 2014′s best performances: Steve Carell, Mark Ruffalo, and Channing Tatum.  

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 11/18/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 17 - 2014

Teen tears, sequels 22 Jump Street and Sin City: A Dame to Kill For and – gasp! – more Frozen. Hosted by Dennis Willis. ALSO IN STORES: And So It Goes Automata If I Stay Into the Storm Ragnarok Reclaim The Wind Rises

Flick Nation Interview: Jon Stewart and Maziar Bahari (Rosewater)

Posted by flicknation on November - 13 - 2014

Steve Wagner interviews Jon Stewart (The Daily Show) and Maziar Bahari about Rosewater, Stewart’s directorial debut, based on Iranian-Canadian journalist Bahari’s first-hand account of his own detention and brutal interrogation by Iranian forces.

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 11/11/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 10 - 2014

POW! BAM! All 120 episodes of the 1960s Batman series hit Blu-ray, Toothless returns in a dark sequel, and Phineas and Ferb travel to a galaxy far, far away. Hosted by Dennis Willis. ALSO IN STORES: The Damned Drive Hard Happy Christmas I Am Ali Iceman James Cameron’s Deepsea Challenge Jersey Boys Let’s Be Cops  [ Read More ]

Flick Nation Interview: Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything)

Posted by flicknation on November - 6 - 2014

Steve Wagner interviews Eddie Redmayne about playing Stephen Hawking in the film The Theory of Everything.

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 11/07/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 6 - 2014

Two huge releases go head-to-head! Can Christopher Nolan’s space opera Interstellar compete with Disney’s animated action fantasy Big Hero 6? Is there enough room in the universe for Matthew Mcconaughey’s swagger and the lovable robot Baymax?  

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 11/04/14

Posted by flicknation on November - 3 - 2014

Angelina Jolie and Dwayne Johnson play legends, and the Jersey Boys strike back! Hosted by Dennis Willis.

Dennis Willis talks Movie Piracy and Google Glass on Bloomberg Best

Posted by flicknation on October - 30 - 2014

Bloomberg Radio’s Greg Jarrett chats with Dennis Willis about the National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) and the MPAA’s “zero-tolerance” ban against wearable devices such as Google Glass.  

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 10/31/14

Posted by flicknation on October - 30 - 2014

Jake Gyllenhaal brings the creepy, and Shaliene Woodley takes on her riskiest role to date.  

Flick Nation Instant Review: Nightcrawler

Posted by flicknation on October - 30 - 2014

It’s the most honest review you can find: in the car on the way home! Dennis Willis and Steve Wagner’s immediate reaction to Jake Gyllenhaal’s creepy turn in the violent media satire Nightcrawler.

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 10/28/14

Posted by flicknation on October - 27 - 2014

Your guide to what to watch this Halloween, from the graphic (Saw, Friday the 13th, Halloween) to the cuddly (It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown). Hosted by Dennis Willis.

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 10/24/14

Posted by flicknation on October - 23 - 2014

Two veteran Hollywood stars get the best reviews of their careers. One is likely headed for the Oscars for a stunning tour-de-force performance. The other likely, is not. Hosted by Dennis Willis.  

Flick Nation: Home Media Guide – 10/21/14

Posted by flicknation on October - 20 - 2014

This week on video: Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel’s Sex Tape, a Jon Hamm double feature, and Zack Braff’s Kickstarter-funded project. Hosted by Dennis Willis. NOW IN STORES: Canopy A Coffee in Berlin Earth to Echo The Fluffy Movie Life After Beth Mad Men: The Final Season, Part 1 The Purge: Anarchy The Scribbler See  [ Read More ]

Richard Linklater & Boyhood: In Search of Lost Time

Posted by flicknation on October - 9 - 2014

by Steve Wagner As we leave behind a mostly forgettable (raccoons excluded) Summer and transition into (cue trumpets) prestige season, a number of awards contenders will attempt to salvage in quality what the 2014 box office has thus far lacked in quantity. If festival buzz and early reviews are to be trusted, The Imitation Game,  [ Read More ]

Flick Nation: At the Movies – 10/10/14

Posted by flicknation on October - 9 - 2014

Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall square off in The Judge, Alexander might be having a bad day, and Dracula is still undead.